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I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.
Jorge Luis Borges
The symbolic view of things is a consequence of long absorption in images. Is sign language the real language of Paradise?
Santa Barbara is a paradise; Disneyland is a paradise; the U.S. is a paradise. Paradise is just paradise. Mournful, monotonous, and superficial though it may be, it is paradise. There is no other.
Graphic design is the paradise of individuality, eccentricity, heresy, abnormality, hobbies and humors.
The ultimate goal of the architect...is to create a paradise. Every house, every product of architecture... should be a fruit of our endeavour to build an earthly paradise for people.
If a man could pass through Paradise in a dream, and have a flower presented to him as a pledge that his soul had really been there, and if he found that flower in his hand when he awake - Aye, what then?
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
A fool's paradise is a wise man's hell!
Perhaps there is only one cardinal sin: impatience. Because of impatience we were driven out of Paradise, because of impatience we cannot return.
W. H. Auden
A marvel that has nothing to offer, democracy is at once a nation's paradise and its tomb.
Emile M. Cioran
If one cannot catch a bird of paradise, better take a wet hen.
Hawaii is paradise. It sounds cheesy to say it, but there's music in the air there.
Where choice begins, Paradise ends, innocence ends, for what is Paradise but the absence of any need to choose this action?
I'm not really a tropical paradise kind of person.
Soon after, I returned home to my family, with a determination to bring them as soon as possible to live in Kentucky, which I esteemed a second paradise, at the risk of my life and fortune.
The only paradise is paradise lost.
When people come to Jamaica, we don't want them to think about the problems of Jamaica. So let them come be in their paradise.
I do love one-upmanship sometimes, like when you see kids breakdancing and who can do the best tricks. It's common, it's in our nature as animals, like the birds of paradise who've got the best feathers and that sort of stuff. But it's fun when it's impulsive and it's about fun.
The heart of man is, so to speak, the paradise of God.
The Earth - from our altitude at Hubble, we're 350 miles up. We can see the curvature. We can see the roundness of our home, our home planet. And it's the most magnificent thing I've ever seen. It's like looking into Heaven. It's paradise.
Michael J. Massimino
One of the things I love about our source text as Christians, the Bible, is that it teaches us not to avoid conflict. And it teaches us that before the fall of man, in Paradise, there was conflict. God wants conflict to be a part of your life.
I am against the idea of the end, that everything culminates in paradise or judgment.
Paradise was made for tender hearts; hell, for loveless hearts.
We save paradise by an intense education program where you get people that you can trust to talk sanely about the environment and hope that the message will get through.
Insomnia is a vertiginous lucidity that can convert paradise itself into a place of torture.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.
C. S. Lewis
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