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Letter "P" » perfume
«Can anyone remember love? It's like trying to summon up the smell of roses in a cellar. You might see a rose, but never the perfume.»
«As perfume doth remain In the folds where it hath lain, So the thought of you, remaining Deeply folded in my brain, Will not leave me: all things leave me: You remain»
«Childhood smells of perfume and brownies.»
«By starving emotions we become humorless, rigid and stereotyped; by repressing them we become literal, reformatory and holier-than-thou; encouraged, they perfume life; discouraged, they poison it»
Author: Joseph Collins
«Auntie Mame [is] a froth of whipped cream and champagne and daydreams and Nuit de No?l perfume. She's not mortal at all.»
Author: Patrick Dennis
, Auntie Mame
, whipped cream
«Beauty is an ecstasy; it is as simple as hunger. There is really nothing to be said about it. It is like the perfume of a rose: you can smell it and that is all.»
«And the LORD said unto Moses, Take unto thee sweet spices, stacte, and onycha, and galbanum; these sweet spices with pure frankincense: of each shall there be a like weight: / And thou shalt make it a perfume, a confection after the art of the apothecary, tempered together, pure and holy: / And thou shalt beat some of it very small, and put of it before the testimony in the tabernacle of the congregation, where I will meet with thee: it shall be unto you most holy.»
, The Tabernacle
«And as for the perfume which thou shalt make, ye shall not make to yourselves according to the composition thereof: it shall be unto thee holy for the LORD.»
«Beauty, unaccompanied by virtue, is as a flower without perfume»
«A man ought to carry himself in the world as an orange tree would if it could walk up and down in the garden, swinging perfume from every little censer it holds up to the air»
Author: Henry Ward Beecher
, In the Garden
, orange tree
, The Garden
, up and down