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Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
Edgar Allan Poe
The arts, quite simply, nourish the soul. They sustain, comfort, inspire. There is nothing like that exquisite moment when you first discover the beauty of connecting with others in celebration of larger ideals and shared wisdom.
Every day we should hear at least one little song, read one good poem, see one exquisite picture, and, if possible, speak a few sensible words.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy.
I want to say at once that I frankly believe that Irving Berlin is the greatest songwriter that has ever lived.... His songs are exquisite cameos of perfection, and each one of them is as beautiful as its neighbor. Irving Berlin remains, I think, America's Schubert.
Some of our most exquisite murders have been domestic, performed with tenderness in simple, homey places like the kitchen table.
In the name of Hypocrites, doctors have invented the most exquisite form of torture ever known to man: survival.
Edward Everett Hale
Art is beauty, the perpetual invention of detail, the choice of words, the exquisite care of execution.
Coral reefs represent some of the world's most spectacular beauty spots, but they are also the foundation of marine life: without them many of the sea's most exquisite species will not survive.
Ice-cream is exquisite - what a pity it isn't illegal.
I suspect music is auditory cheesecake, an exquisite confection crafted to tickle the sensitive spots of... our mental faculties.
The exquisite truth is to believe in something that maybe you know is a fiction, but you believe in it willingly.
In its primary aspect, a painting has no more spiritual message than an exquisite fragment of Venetian glass. The channels by which all noble and imaginative work in painting should touch the soul are not those of the truths of lives.
Mothers are the people who love us for no good reason. And those of us who are mothers know it's the most exquisite love of all.
When she had passed, it seemed like the ceasing of exquisite music.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
An artist is an artist only because of his exquisite sense of beauty, a sense which shows him intoxicating pleasures, but which at the same time implies and contains an equally exquisite sense of all deformities and all disproportion.
I want to lead the Victorian life, surrounded by exquisite clutter.
It was in the 1920s, when nobody had time to reflect, that I saw a still-life painting with a flower that was perfectly exquisite, but so small you really could not appreciate it.
Revision is one of the exquisite pleasures of writing.
Don't let anyone tell you what you ought to like... Some wines that some experts think are absolutely exquisite don't appeal to me at all.
In the name of Hippocrates, doctors have invented the most exquisite form of torture ever known to man: survival.
I'm so impressed by Jennifer Lawrence and Carey Mulligan. They have this exquisite taste. They are very gifted in their ability to make great choices.
It is a holy blessing to be born with the exquisite qualities of a daughter of God. Women of God, both old and young, are spiritual and sensitive, tender and gentle. They have a kind, nurturing nature. This is your inheritance. Never belittle the gifts God has given to you. Develop the divinity that is within you.
Margaret D. Nadauld
Affliction's sons are brothers in distress; A brother to relieve, how exquisite the bliss!
I used to collect vintage clothing - exquisite lace dresses, embroidered shawls and ornate jewelry - but that's just not me any more.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
C. S. Lewis
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