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Sweet it is, when on the high seas the winds are lashing the waters, to gaze from the land on another's struggles.
Affliction is the wholesome soil of virtue, where patience, honor, sweet humility, and calm fortitude, take root and strongly flourish.
When you see something that is technically sweet, you go ahead and do it and you argue about what to do about it only after you have had your technical success. That is the way it was with the atomic bomb.
J. Robert Oppenheimer
Sweet is the scene where genial friendship plays the pleasing game of interchanging praise.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
There is one knows not what sweet mystery about this sea, whose gently awful stirrings seem to speak of some hidden soul beneath.
Kittens are wide-eyed, soft and sweet. With needles in their jaws and feet.
I've gone for each type: the rough guy; the nerdy, sweet, lovable guy; and the slick guy. I don't really have a type. Men in general are a good thing.
God is in the sadness and the laughter, in the bitter and the sweet.
Neale Donald Walsch
What law, what reason can deny that gift so sweet, so natural that God has given a stream, a fish, a beast, a bird?
Pedro Calderon de la Barca
Dear World, I am leaving because I am bored. I feel I have lived long enough. I am leaving you with your worries in this sweet cesspool. Good luck.
By hating that person, you have lost something very sweet in yourself.
Revenge is not always sweet, once it is consummated we feel inferior to our victim.
Emile M. Cioran
It is with flowers as with moral qualities; the bright are sometimes poisonous; but, I believe, never the sweet.
O, popular applause! what heart of man is proof against thy sweet, seducing charms?
Oh, how sweet it is to pity the fate of an enemy who can no longer threaten us!
Success is sweet and sweeter if long delayed and gotten through many struggles and defeats.
Amos Bronson Alcott
My goal now is to dance all the dances as long as I can, and then to sit down contented after the last elegant tango some sweet night and pass on because there wasn't another dance left in me.
You think I'm going to ask these sweet 14 year olds to ask their parents to buy a $100 ticket then run around in latex and lip sync? No way.
The call of death is a call of love. Death can be sweet if we answer it in the affirmative, if we accept it as one of the great eternal forms of life and transformation.
There is nothing as sweet as a comeback, when you are down and out, about to lose, and out of time.
An act of goodness is of itself an act of happiness. No reward coming after the event can compare with the sweet reward that went with it.
It's so sweet, I feel like my teeth are rotting when I listen to the radio.
People are always so surprised when they meet me. Firstly, that I'm 'so tiny', and secondly that I'm 'so sweet'. They seem surprised that they're not scared of me.
Happy is the man whom the Muses love: sweet speech flows from his mouth.
Be good, sweet maid, and let who will be clever.
Idleness, like kisses, to be sweet must be stolen.
Jerome K. Jerome
I've always been a fan of melody and emotional melancholy, whether it was Rites of Spring or Tears for Fears or Neil Young. If I hear a song that has a sweet melody, I'm a sucker for it, whether it's Linkin Park or Little Richard.
I think cookies are sort of the unsung sweet, you know? They're incredibly popular. But everybody thinks of cakes and pies and fancier desserts before they think cookies. A plate of cookies is a great way to end dinner and really nice to share at the holidays.
George Martin, he's very good at a very sort of lush, sweet arrangement.
Humility, that low, sweet root, from which all heavenly virtues shoot.
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