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'Charm' - which means the power to effect work without employing brute force - is indispensable to women. Charm is a woman's strength just as strength is a man's charm.
The one charm about marriage is that it makes a life of deception absolutely necessary for both parties.
Charm is a way of getting the answer 'Yes' without asking a clear question.
The charm of history and its enigmatic lesson consist in the fact that, from age to age, nothing changes and yet everything is completely different.
There is a charm in making a stew, to the unaccustomed cook, from the excitement of wondering what the result will be, and whether any flavour save that of onions will survive the competition in the mixture.
Modesty: the gentle art of enhancing your charm by pretending not to be aware of it.
One mustn't look at the abyss, because there is at the bottom an inexpressible charm which attracts us.
I was a sickly baby, and after two sets of adoptive parents took me home, they returned me to the orphanage because of a serious respiratory infection. But as they say, the third time's a charm, because my mom and dad adopted me and took me into their home where I was raised in a family full of love.
One thing above all gives charm to men's thoughts, and this is unrest. A mind that is not uneasy irritates and bores me.
Things forbidden have a secret charm.
Paul Taylor's 'Offenbach Overtures' has lots of zip and charm, and its pair of dueling soldiers in red, who end up starry-eyed about each other while their disgusted seconds take up the quarrel, is nonstop funny.
Charm is an intangible. Chutzpah, charm, charisma, that kind of thing, you can't buy it. You either have it or you don't.
Bjorn was a different breed, I threw my best material at him, but he would never smile, but that added to the charm when he played me and Mac. We were going nuts and losing our mind and he was sitting back like he was on a Sunday stroll.
I've dated girls and I always wait for that one right time to kiss. I don't kiss on the first date, so I'll take a girl out to dinners, and we'll go bowling, and I make sure to charm them before I do it.
Americans like the British kind of quirkiness and the strange accent. They find it kind of cute or something, with a certain charm.
Charm, I think, is education, really, no? I was educated to be nice to everybody. If you want to be rude and mean, I'm sure your life isn't that nice.
You have a good many little gifts and virtues, but there is no need of parading them, for conceit spoils the finest genius. There is not much danger that real talent or goodness will be overlooked long, and the great charm of all power is modesty.
Louisa May Alcott
Riches have never fascinated me, unless combined with the greatest charm or distinction.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Here is everything which can lay hold of the eye, ear and imagination - everything which can charm and bewitch the simple and ignorant. I wonder how Luther ever broke the spell.
I like dressing in all seasons. Every season has its own character and charm.
The best of a book is not the thought which it contains, but the thought which it suggests; just as the charm of music dwells not in the tones but in the echoes of our hearts.
John Greenleaf Whittier
Washington is a city of Southern efficiency and Northern charm.
John F. Kennedy
In two decades I've lost a total of 789 pounds. I should be hanging from a charm bracelet.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
The charm of fame is so great that we like every object to which it is attached, even death.
C. S. Lewis
Leonardo da Vinci
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