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Quote Left Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement. Quote Right
by Oscar Wilde | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left I would have rummaged, ransacked at the word; Those old odd corners of an empty heart; For remnants of dim love the long disused, And dusty crumbling of romance! Quote Right
by Robert Browning | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance. Quote Right
by Oscar Wilde | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Romance is everything. Quote Right
by Gertrude Stein | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left The inspirational value of the space program is probably of far greater importance to education than any input of dollars... A whole generation is growing up which has been attracted to the hard disciplines of science and engineering by the romance of space. Quote Right
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Quote Left And whatÆs romance? Usually, a nice little tale where you have everything As You Like It, where rain never wets your jacket and gnats never bite your nose and itÆs always daisy-time Quote Right
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Quote Left His honest, patronizing pride in the good-will and respect of everybody about him was a safeguard even against foolish romance, still more against a lower kind of folly. Quote Right
by George Eliot | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left He mourned Romance, now on the town, And Art, a vagrant. Quote Right
by Edwin Arlington Robinson | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Twenty years of romance makes a woman look like a ruin; but twenty years of marriage makes her look like a public building. Quote Right
by Oscar Wilde | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left The life of man is the true romance, which when it is valiantly conducted will yield the imagination a higher joy than any fiction. Quote Right
by Ralph Waldo Emerson | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left She who makes her husband and her children happy, who reclaims the one from vice, and trains up the other to virtue, is a much greater character than the ladies described in romance, whose whole occupation is to murder mankind with shafts from their quiver or their eyes. Quote Right
by Oliver Goldsmith | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left The life of man is the true romance, which when it is valiantly conduced, will yield the imagination a higher joy than any fiction. Quote Right
by Ralph Waldo Emerson | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance. Quote Right
by Oscar Wilde | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Romances paint at full length people's wooings, but only give a bust of marriages: but no one cares for matrimonial cooings Quote Right
by George (Lord) Byron | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left While we look to the dramatist to give romance to realism, we ask of the actor to give realism to romance. Quote Right
by Oscar Wilde | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance. Quote Right
by Oscar Wilde | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance. Quote Right
by Oscar Wilde | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Romance and novel paint beauty in colors more charming than nature, and describe a happiness that humans never taste. How deceptive and destructive are those pictures of consummate bliss! Quote Right
by Oliver Goldsmith | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Passion is universal humanity. Without it religion, history, romance and art would be useless. Quote Right
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Quote Left Murder in the murderer is no such ruinous thought as poets and romancers will have it; it does not unsettle him, or fright him from his ordinary notice of trifles; it is an act quite easy to be contemplated. Quote Right
by Ralph Waldo Emerson | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left How strange a vehicle it is, coming down unchanged from times of old romance, and so characteristically black, the way no other thing is black... Quote Right
by Thomas Mann | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left There is something so settled and stodgy about turning a great romance into next of kin on an emergency room form, and something so soothing a... Quote Right
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Quote Left We don't read and write poetry because it's cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race and the human race is filled with passion. Medicine, law, business, engineering... these are noble pursuits and necessary to sustain life. But poetry, beauty, romance, love... these are what we stay alive for. To quote from Whitman, 'O me! O life!...of the questions of these recurring, of the endless trains of the faithless...of cities filled with the foolish; what good amid these, O me, O life? Answer. That you are here...that life exists, and identity; that the powerful play goes on and you may contribute a verse.' That the powerful play goes on and you may contribute a verse. What will your verse be? Quote Right
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Quote Left The telephone, which interrupts the most serious conversations and cuts short the most weighty observations, has a romance of its own. Quote Right
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Quote Left He would have liked his own funeral if he could have seen it. It was small and quiet, and really not at all pompous, as Michael had feared it might be. 'The dead,' he had said once, 'need nothing from the living, and the living can give nothing to the dead.' At 22, it had sounded precocious; at 34, it sounded mature, and this pleased Michael very much. Essentially a romantic, he had put away the trappings of romance, although he had loved them deeply and never known. Quote Right
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