Quotes of Charm

“ Charm is a way of getting the answer yes without asking a clear question. ”

- Albert Camus

“ You know what charm is: a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question. ”

- Albert Camus

“ All charming people have something to conceal, usually their total dependence on the appreciation of others. ”

- Cyril Connolly

“ Charm is the quality in others that makes us more satisfied with ourselves. ”

- Henri Frederic Amiel

“ We are born charming, fresh and spontaneous and must be civilized before we are fit to participate in society. ”

- Judith Martin

“ It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ As long as war is regarded as wicked it will always have its fascinations. When it is looked upon as vulgar, it will cease to be popular. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ Charm is a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question. ”

- Albert Camus

“ There are charms made only for distance admiration. ”

- Samuel Johnson

“ To look almost pretty is an acquisition of higher delight to a girl who has been looking plain for the first fifteen years of her life than a beauty from her cradle can ever receive. ”

- Jane Austen

“ The Past: Our cradle, not our prison; there is danger as well as appeal in its glamour. The past is for inspiration, not imitation, for continuation, not repetition. ”

- Israel Zangwill

“ The flower is the poetry of reproduction. It is the example of the eternal seductiveness of life. ”

- Jean Giraudoux

“ Witchery is merely a word for what we are all capable of. ”

- Charles de Lint

“ Love and magic have a great deal in common. They enrich the soul, delight the heart. And they both take practice. ”

- Nora Roberts

“ Charm is a glow within a woman which casts a most becoming light on others. ”

- John Mason Brown

“ Here is everything which can lay hold of the eye, ear and imagination — everything which can charm and bewitch the simple and ignorant. I wonder how Luther ever broke the spell. ”

- John Adams

“ Youth, large, lusty, loving — Youth, full of grace, force, fascination. Do you know that Old Age may come after you with equal grace, force, fascination? ”

- Walt Whitman

“ Let me enjoy the earth no less because the all-enacting light that fashioned forth its loveliness had other aims than my delight. ”

- Thomas Hardy

“ Sincerity is the luxury allowed, like diadems and authority, only to the highest rank. Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ I've always had a fascination for animals. I loved watching them, and even then I thought of them as beings rather than pets. I call it a birth affect! ”

- Tippi Hedren

“ Charm - which means the power to effect work without employing brute force - is indispensable to women. Charm is a woman's strength just as strength is a man's charm. ”

- Henry Ellis

“ There is no personal charm so great as the charm of a cheerful temperament. ”

- Henry Van Dyke

“ Washington is a city of Southern efficiency and Northern charm. ”

- John F. Kennedy

“ Music has charms to soothe the savage breast To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak. ”

- William Congreve

“ There is not one little blade of grass, there is no color in this world that is not intended to make men rejoice. ”

- John Calvin

“ The woman who appeals to a man's vanity may stimulate him, the woman who appeals to his heart may attract him, but it is the woman who appeals to his imagination who gets him. ”

- Helen Rowland

“ You know what charm is: a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question. ”

- Albert Camus

“ There's a curiosity factor, but not a fascination like there used to be. ”

- Kitty Kelley

“ Charm is the quality in others that makes us more satisfied with ourselves. ”

- Henri Frederic Amiel

“ Stupidity has a certain charm - ignorance does not. ”

- Frank Zappa
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