Quotations About / On: ROSE

  • 1.
    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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  • 2.
    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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  • 3.
    Man will rise, if God by exception lends him a hand; he will rise by abandoning and renouncing his own means, and letting himself be raised and uplifted by purely celestial means.
    (Michel de Montaigne (1533-1592), French essayist. "Apology For Raymond Sebond," The Essays (Les Essais), bk. II, ch. 12, Simon Millanges, Bordeaux, first edition (1580).)
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  • 4.
    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).)
  • 5.
    That the sun will not rise to-morrow is no less intelligible a proposition, and implies no more contradiction, than the affirmation, that it will rise.
    (David Hume (1711-1776), Scottish philosopher. Enquiries Concerning the Human Understanding and Concerning the Principles of Morals, sect. 4 ("Sceptical Doubts Concerning the Operations of the Understanding"), part 1, p. 25, ed. L. Selby-Bigge, M.A., London, Oxford University Press (1902). From "An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding.")
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  • 6.
    The rise of an over-comer is great news to thousands who can't overcome.
    (Survival)
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  • 7.
    'If you wants to be like ROSE then try to tolerate the thorns.'
    (#Lifelesson)
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  • 8.
    Japanese beetles, unheralded seamstresses, sew eyelets in the rose and stitch lilacs to lilace.
    (Saiom Shriver)
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  • 9.
    Said the wind to the rose, ' Barrie Bee is not a humbug, merely a humming bug.'
    (Saiom Shriver)
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  • 10.
    Said the wind to the rose, ' Barrie Bee is not a humbug, merely a humming bug.'
    (Saiom Shriver)
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