Quotations About / On: ROSE

  • 21.
    Japanese beetles, unheralded seamstresses, sew eyelets in the rose and stitch lilacs to lilace
    (Saiom Shriver)
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  • 22.
    Love is such a sun that only rises and never sets
    (Love is immortal)
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  • 23.
    The sole art that suits me is that which, rising from unrest, tends toward serenity.
    (André Gide (1869-1951), French author. Journals 1889-1949, entry for November 23, 1940, ed. Justin O'Brien (1951).)
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  • 24.
    Wisdom is that apprehension of heavenly things to which the spirit rises through love.
    (Honoré De Balzac (1799-1850), French novelist. It later entered the Comédie humaine (1845, trans. by George Saintsbury, 1971). Seraphita, chapter III, First published as part of Romans et contes philosophiques (1831), then the Etudes philosophiques (1835). Explanation of Swedenborg's philosophy.)
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  • 25.
    In a hierarchy every employee tends to rise to his level of incompetence.
    (Laurence J. Peter (1919-1990), U.S. Canadian author. The Peter Principle, ch. 1 (1969). The so-called Peter Principle; compare with the Paula Principle: "women stay below their level of competence, because they hold back from promotion." (Liz Filkin, quoted in Observer (London, Oct. 19, 1986)).)
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  • 26.
    Early to rise and early to bed makes a male healthy and wealthy and dead.
    (James Thurber (1894-1961), U.S. humorist, illustrator. article first appeared in New Yorker (Feb. 18, 1939). "The Shrike and the Chipmunks," Fables for our Time (1940).)
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  • 27.
    Everything that rises sets, and everything that grows, grows old.
    (Gaius Sallustius Crispus (c. 86-35/34 B.C.), Roman historian. Jugurtha, II.)
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  • 28.
    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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  • 29.
    Early to bed, early to rise, work like hell and organize.
    (Albert Gore, Jr. (b. 1948), U.S. Democratic politician, vice president. quoted in Daily Telegraph (London, Feb. 2, 1988). As his presidential campaign slogan.)
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  • 30.
    Chance gives rise to thoughts, and chance removes them; no art can keep or acquire them.
    (Blaise Pascal (1623-1662), French scientist, philosopher. repr. Encyclopedia Britannica, Chicago (1952). Pensées, no. 370 (1670), trans. J.M. Dent & Sons, London (1931).)
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