Charm Quotes

Man loves the marvelous. It has an irresistible charm for him. He is always ready to leave that with which he is familiar to pursue vain inventions. He lends himself to his own deception.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Diligence is a priceless treasure; prudence a protective charm.

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Witchcraft is not evil. At least not any more than lighting a votive candle, praying for a sick friend, or carrying a lucky charm is. However, there are some who do view witchcraft as evil. This is only because organized religion (primarily the Christian church) has conditioned them to fear anything which strays from their narrow condemning view. After all, if you have the ability to fend for yourself, solve your own problems, and choose your own method of spiritual expression, why would you need the confined structure of a church?

LADY SABRINA

American grammar doesn't have the sturdiness of British grammar (a British advertising man with a proper education can make magazine copy for ribbed condoms sound like the Magna goddam Carta), but it has its own scruffy charm.

Stephen King

The one charm about marriage is that it makes a life of deception absolutely necessary for both parties.

Oscar Wilde

There is a strange charm in the thoughts of a good legacy, or the hopes of an estate, which wondrously removes or at least alleviates the sorrow that men would otherwise feel for the death of friends.

Miguel de Cervantes

When lovely woman stoops to folly, and finds too late that men betray, what charm can soothe her melancholy, what art can wash her guilt away?

Oliver Goldsmith

Only action gives life strength, only moderation gives it charm.

Jean Paul

Only actions give life strength; only moderation gives it charm.

Jean Paul Richter

Washington is a city of Southern efficiency and Northern charm.

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

The charm of novelty and old custom, however opposite to each other, equally blind us to the faults of our friends.

François de la Rochefoucauld

The power of habit and the charm of novelty are the two adverse forces which explain the follies of mankind.

Comtesse Diane

There is a lust in man no charm can tame: Of loudly publishing his neighbor's shame: On eagles wings immortal scandals fly, while virtuous actions are born and die.

William Harvey

Modesty is the gentle art of enhancing your charm by pretending not to be aware of it.

Oliver Herford

Modesty; the gentle art of enhancing your charm by pretending not to be aware of it.

Oliver Herford

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