Paradise Quotes

He who makes a paradise of his bread makes a hell of his hunger.

Antonio Porchia

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

Man started out on the wrong foot. the misadventure in paradise was the first consequence. The rest had to follow.

Emil Cioran

Dogs are our link to paradise. They don't know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring - it was peace.

Milan Kundera

Hell is where everyone is doing his own thing. Paradise is where everyone is doing God's thing.

Thomas Howard

Those who promise us paradise on earth never produced anything but a hell.

Karl Popper

Vampires are sexy to a woman perhaps because the fantasy is similar to that of the man on the white horse sweeping her off to paradise.

Frank Langella

I have always imagined Paradise as a kind of library.

Jorge Luis Borges

England is a paradise for women, and hell for horses: Italy is a paradise for horses, hell for women.

Robert Burton

The royal throne of kings, this scepter'd isle, This earth of majesty, this seat of Mars, This other Eden, demi-paradise, This fortress built by nature for herself Against infection and the hand of war; This happy breed of men, this little world, This precious stone set in the silver sea.

William Shakespeare

As memory may be a paradise from which we cannot be driven, it may also be a hell from which we cannot escape.

John Lancaster Spalding

Where choice begins, Paradise ends, innocence ends, for what is Paradise but the absence of any need to choose this action?

Arthur Miller

Sri Lanka long has been described as a paradise by travellers.

John Richardson

The horse through all its trials has preserved the sweetness of paradise in its blood.

Johannes Jensen

Gold is a treasure, and he who possesses it does all he wishes to in this world, and succeeds in helping souls into paradise.

Christopher Columbus

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