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The fragrance always stays in the hand that gives the rose.
Beauty
Hada Bejar

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Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem.
Love
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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A blank helpless sort of face, rather like a rose just before you drench it with D.D.T.
Faces
John Carey

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Man is emphatically a proselytizing creature.
Humankind
Thomas Carlyle

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A revolution is not a bed of roses. A revolution is a struggle between the future and the past.
Revolutions and Revolutionaries
Fidel Castro

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We leave unmolested those who set the fire to the house, and prosecute those who sound the alarm.
Justice
Sebastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort

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Prose, words in their best order. Poetry, the best words in the best order.
Vocabulary
Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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One rose says more than the dozen
Gifts
Wendy Craig

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You campaign in poetry. You govern in prose.
Elections
Mario Cuomo

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Roses fall, but the thorns remain.
Flowers
Dutch Proverb

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It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses we must plant more trees.
Action
George Eliot

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Treaties are like roses and young girls -- they last while they last
Treaties
Charles De Gaulle

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He rose without a friend and sat down without an enemy.
Speakers and Speaking
Henry Gratton

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The poetry from the eighteenth century was prose; the prose from the seventeenth century was poetry.
Poetry and Poets
David Hare

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The puritan through life's sweet garden goes to pluck the thorn and cast away the rose.
Puritans
Kenneth Hare

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Prose is architecture, not interior decoration, and the Baroque is over.
Writers and Writing
Ernest Hemingway

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As you walk down the fairway of life you must smell the roses, for you only get to play one round.
Enjoyment
Ben Hogan

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The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
Enthusiasm
Samuel Johnson

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Roses are red, violets are blue, I'm schizophrenic, and so am I.
Psychiatry
Oscar Levant

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Lawyers are like rhinoceroses: thick skinned, short-sighted, and always ready to charge.
Law and Lawyers
David Mellor

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I love her too, but our neuroses just don't match.
Compatibility
Arthur Miller

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'Tis the last rose of summer, left blooming alone; all her lovely companions are faded and gone.
Flowers
Thomas Moore

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You can always count on a murderer for a fancy prose style.
Murder
Vladimir Nabokov

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Love is much like a wild rose, beautiful and calm, but willing to draw blood in its defense.
Love
Mark Overby

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The sharp thorn often produces delicate roses.
Ancestry
Ovid

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun