What are stones?

Some articles on stones:

Tzaraath - Cause and Treatment
... to the biblical regulations, and didn't have any exceptions stones showing the symptoms had to be removed, and the house had to be scraped, with the removed stones and scraped-off clay being cast into a rubbish heap ...
(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction
... "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction" is a song by the English rock band The Rolling Stones, released in 1965 ... "Satisfaction" was a hit, giving the Stones their first number one in the US ... In Britain, the single was released in August 1965 it became the Rolling Stones' fourth number one in the United Kingdom ...
Konkuk University - The Campus
... distinctive features of the Konkuk campus is the large number of stones (about 1.5 meters by 2 meters) from many countries around the world ... The main axes of the university are lined, on each side, by these stones, each of which features an inscription—often a motto, poem or quotation from a major literary work—which illustrates ... To date, there are nearly 200 of these stones at Konkuk ...
Worry Stone
... Worry stones are smooth, polished gemstones usually in the shape of an oval with a thumb-sized indentation ... They are also known as thumb stones or palm stones ... Also Wiccans and other Neo-Pagans use worry stones and they are sold in pagan shops online ...
Pyramids Of Güímar - Conclusions
19th century rural population, who created these structures while clearing cultivatable land of stones, as they piled the stones into these terrace shapes ... the structures were not haphazardly piled-up stones ... were built in the 19th century with the acknowledgement that they are not simply piles of stones ...

Famous quotes containing the word stones:

    I have seen it over and over, the same sea, the same,
    slightly, indifferently swinging above the stones,
    icily free above the stones,
    above the stones and then the world.
    Elizabeth Bishop (1911–1979)

    The real pleasure of being Mick Jagger was in having everything but being tempted by nothing ... a smouldering ill will which silk clothes, fine food, wine, women, and every conceivable physical pampering somehow aggravated ... a drained and languorous, exquisitely photogenic ennui.
    —Anonymous “Chronicler.” Quoted in Philip Norman, The Life and Good Times of the Rolling Stones (1989)

    The philosopher believes that the value of his philosophy lies in its totality, in its structure: posterity discovers it in the stones with which he built and with which other structures are subsequently built that are frequently better—and so, in the fact that that structure can be demolished and yet still possess value as material.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)