Quotations About / On: ROSE

  • 1.
    It is an hypothesis that the sun will rise tomorrow: and this means that we do not know whether it will rise.
    (Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951), Austrian-British philosopher. Trans. by D.F. Pears and B.F. McGuinness, Routledge and Kegan Paul (1961). Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus, 6.36311.)
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  • 2.
    The roses you lifted to your lips ... lucky roses!
    (Charlie Chaplin (1889-1977), British actor, screenwriter, director, and Orson Welles. Monsieur Henri Verdoux (Charles Chaplin), Monsieur Verdoux, said to Marie Grosnay (Isobel Elsom) as he tries to seduce her (1947).)
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  • 3.
    The best way to rise in society is to use all possible means of persuading people that one has already risen in society.
    (François, Duc De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680), French writer, moralist. repr. F.A. Stokes Co., New York (c. 1930). Moral Maxims and Reflections, no. 57 (1665-1678), trans. London (1706).)
  • 4.
    By miracle our collective neurosis is by love wanded
    into the heart's new roses
    (Saiom Shriver)
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  • 5.
    The sea mirror was framed by lobster traps..until she rose and smashed them
    (Saiom Shriver)
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  • 6.
    Four Flowers: The Sun arose in Morning Glory, with His Goldenrod wanding Violet to Rose
    (Saiom Shriver)
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  • 7.
    Japanese beetles, unheralded seamstresses, sew eyelets in the rose and stitch lilacs to lilace
    (Saiom Shriver)
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  • 8.
    Love is such a sun that only rises and never sets
    (Love is immortal)
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  • 9.
    We fight, get beat, rise, and fight again.
    (Nathanael Greene (1742-1786), U.S. Revolutionary general. Letter, April 1781. To French ambassador to the United States Chevalier del la Luzerne, following the Battle of Hobkirk's Hill, S.C..)
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  • 10.
    You can't make a souffle rise twice.
    (Alice Roosevelt Longworth (1884-1980), U.S. socialite; daughter of President Theodore Roosevelt. As quoted in A Dictionary of Contemporary American History, by Stanley Hochman and Eleanor Hochman (1993). Said in 1948 on the defeat of Republican Thomas H. Dewey in that year's Presidential election, by incumbent President Harry S. Truman. In 1944, Dewey had been defeated by Longworth's kinsman, Franklin Delano Roosevelt.)
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