Smell Quotes

Forgiveness is the fragrance the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.

- Mark Twain

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Nothing is harder on the soul, than the smell of dreams, while they're evaporating.

- Mahmoud Darwish

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We are thinking about bad only those who are worse than we are, and those who are better than us ... I'm just not up to us ... One does not follow it than smell roses. Another of the bitter herbs will produce honey. Give bread to one - will remember forever. Another life donation - do not understand.

- Omar Khayyam

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The flower that smells the sweetest is shy and lowly.

- William Wordsworth

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If it smells like fish its a dish. If it smells like cologne leave it alone.

- Andrew Dice Clay

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Guests, like fish, begin to smell after three days.

- Benjamin Franklin

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Childhood smells of perfume and brownies.

- David Leavitt

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Anything is possible when your man smells like Old Spice and not a lady. I'm on a horse.

- Isaiah Mustafa

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the smell of lilacs crept poignantly into the room like a remembered spring.

- Margaret Millar

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The world has changed. I see it in the water. I feel it in the Earth. I smell it in the air. Much that once was is lost, For none now live who remember it.

- J. R. R. Tolkien

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The empathic understanding of the experience of other human beings is as basic an endowment of man as his vision, hearing, touch, taste and smell

- Heinz Kohut

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Lilies that fester smell far worse than weeds.

- William Shakespeare

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To me, the smell of fresh-made coffee is one of the greatest inventions.

- Hugh Jackman

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Wake up and smell the coffee.

- Ann Landers

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The time for compromise has now passed, and the South is determined to maintain her position, and make all who oppose her smell Southern powder and feel Southern steel.

- Jefferson Davis

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Observe, record, tabulate, communicate. Use your five senses. Learn to see, learn to hear, learn to feel, learn to smell, and know that by practice alone you can become expert.

- William Osler

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We should all just smell well and enjoy ourselves more.

- Cary Grant

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Everything I buy is vintage and smells funny. Maybe that's why I don't have a boyfriend.

- Lucy Liu

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Remember, gentlemen, what a Roman emperor said: The corpse of an enemy always smells sweet.

- Napoleon Bonaparte

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The Liberals talk about a stable government but we don't know how bad the stable is going to smell.

- Tommy Douglas

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But what is memory if not the language of feeling, a dictionary of faces and days and smells which repeat themselves like the verbs and adjectives in a speech, sneaking in behind the thing itself,into the pure present, making us sad or teaching us vicariously.

- Julio Cortazar

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You smell like crap so I know you don't like soap.

- John Cena

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The smell of good bread baking, like the sound of lightly flowing water, is indescribable in its evocation of innocence and delight

- M. F. K. Fisher

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The winter evening settles down With smell of steaks in passageways.

- T. S. Eliot

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There is always in February some one day, at least, when one smells the yet distant, but surely coming, summer.

- Gertrude Jekyll

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Take the time to smell the roses. Sooner or later, you'll inhale a bee and die.

- Christopher Titus

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Once you wake up and smell the coffee, it's hard to go back to sleep.

- Fran Drescher

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A ROSE BY ANY OTHER NAME WILL SMELL AS SWEET. BUT IT DOES NOT FOLLOW THAT WHATEVER WE CHOOSE TO CALL A ROSE WILL POSSESS THE ROSE'S FRAGRANCE.

- B. B. Warfield

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One not only drinks the wine, one smells it, observes it, tastes it, sips it and-one talks about it.

- Edward VII

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Make me a fragrance that smells like love

- Christian Dior

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An author knows his landscape best; he can stand around, smell the wind, get a feel for his place.

- Tony Hillerman

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A faint smell of lilac filled the air. There was always lilac in this part of town. Where there were grandmothers, there was always lilac.

- Laura Miller

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You will never have this day with your children again. Tomorrow they will be a little bigger then they are today. This day is a gift. Breathe and notice. Smell and touch them; study their faces and little feet and pay attention. Relish the charms of the present. Enjoy today mama. It will be over before you know it.

- Jen Hatmaker

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When a kid says "smell my hand," it almost never smells like cinnamon.

- Brian P. Cleary

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If you can smell the street by looking at the photo, it's a street photograph

- Bruce Gilden

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If peace had a smell,it would be the smell of a library full of old, leather-bound books.

- Mark Pryor

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When a dog is really comfortable, they give off a certain scent and you can smell it on their paws.

- Booboo Stewart

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In oratory affectation must be avoided; it being better for a man by a native and clear eloquence to express himself than by those words which may smell either of the lamp or inkhorn.

- Edward Herbert, 1st Baron Herbert of Cherbury

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If books could have more, give more, be more, show more, they would still need readers who bring to them sound and smell and light and all the rest that can’t be in books. The book needs you.

- Gary Paulsen

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Many pilots of the time were the opinion that a fighter pilot in a closed cockpit was an impossible thing, because you should smell the enemy. You could smell them because of the oil they were burning.

- Adolf Galland

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Smell that? You smell that? Napalm, son. Nothing else in the world smells like that. I love the smell of napalm in the morning.

- Robert Duvall

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The body of a dead enemy always smells sweet.

- Vespasian

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There was almost a universal acceptance of unhealthy conditions. Sulfur dioxide in smokestack emissions were the price, or smell, of prosperity.

- Denis Hayes

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There is probably a smell of roasted chestnuts and other good comfortable things all the time, for we are telling Winter Stories - Ghost Stories, or more shame for us - round the Christmas fire; and we have never stirred, except to draw a little nearer to it.

- Charles Dickens

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The more you kick something that's dead, the worse it smells.

- Barbara Stanwyck

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[To a priest who smoked:] What a shame for a man to dress like a saint and smell like a devil!

- Carrie Nation

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The smell of gunpowder is sweeter to me than all the perfumes of Arabia.

- Pope Julius II

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They smell of all the baths they didnt take. The trouble with China is, there are too many chinks here.

- L. Ron Hubbard

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We are, at almost every point of our day, immersed in cultural diversity: faces, clothes, smells, attitudes, values, traditions, behaviours, beliefs, rituals.

- Randa Abdel-Fattah

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The smell of death overwhelmed us even before we passed through the stockade. More than 3200 naked, emaciated bodies had been flung into shallow graves. Others lay in the streets where they had fallen. ... Eisenhower's face whitened into a mask. Patton walked over to a corner and sickened. I was too revolted to speak. For here death had been so fouled by degradation that it both stunned and numbed us.

- Omar N. Bradley

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