Quotes of Cleaning

“ Being so honest in my writing is cathartic. ”

- Brian Molko

“ Brain-washing starts in the cradle. ”

- Arthur Koestler

“ Seem'd washing his hand with invisible soap In imperceptible water. ”

- Thomas Hood

“ The Raven and the Swan A raven saw a Swan and desired to secure for himself the same beautiful plumage. Supposing that the Swan's splendid white color arose from his washing in the water in which he swam, the Raven left the altars in the neighborhood where he picked up his living, and took up residence in the lakes and pools… ”

- Aesop

“ However it is debased or misinterpreted, love is a redemptive feature. To focus on one individual so that their desires become superior to yours is a very cleansing experience. ”

- Jeanette Winterson

“ All will come out in the washing. ”

- Miguel de Cervantes

“ Obscenity is a cleansing process, whereas pornography only adds to the murk. ”

- Henry Miller

“ Laughter can be more satisfying than honor; more precious than money; more heart-cleansing than prayer. ”

- Harriet Rochlin

“ Sex is like washing your face - just something you do because you have to. Sex without love is absolutely ridiculous. Sex follows love, it never precedes it. ”

- Sophia Loren

“ The purpose of art is to lay bare the questions which have been hidden by the answers. ”

- James Baldwin

“ The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls. ”

- Pablo Picasso

“ Truth, like gold, is to be obtained not by its growth, but by washing away from it all that is not gold. ”

- Leo Tolstoy

“ We shall keep our horizon perfectly, absolutely, crystallinely open, ready every day for the scouring gales of impulse. ”

- John Mistletoe

“ Human beings have an inalienable right to invent themselves. ”

- Germaine Greer

“ This was a calmly done cleansing of the population. We all know what happened in 1998 and 1999. ”

- Slobodan Milosevic

“ I find the greatest songs in the world come out of pain, and I don't like it! Here's what it does: It strips away all of your facade. It makes you so honest. It's cleansing. ”

- Lionel Richie

“ Life is denied by lack of attention, whether it be to cleaning windows or trying to write a masterpiece. ”

- Nadia Boulanger

“ There is a particular disdain with which Siamese cats regard you. Anyone who has walked in on the Queen cleaning her teeth will be familiar with the feeling. ”

- Douglas Adams

“ Disgust with dirt can be so great that it prevents us from cleaning ourselves - from "justifying" ourselves. ”

- Friedrich Nietzsche

“ Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward. ”

- Kurt Vonnegut

“ A hearty laugh gives one a dry cleaning, while a good cry is a wet wash. ”

- Puzant Kevork Thomajan

“ Cleaning your house while your kids are still growing is like shoveling the walk before it stops snowing. ”

- Phyllis Diller

“ Cleaning anything involves making something else dirty, but anything can get dirty without something else getting clean. ”

- Laurence J. Peter

“ Pipe-smokers spend so much time cleaning, filling and fooling with their pipes, they don't have time to get into mischief. ”

- Bill Vaughan

“ The darn trouble with cleaning the house is it gets dirty the next day anyway, so skip a week if you have to. The children are the most important thing. ”

- Barbara Bush

“ At the request of the Catholic Church, a three-day sex orgy to be held near Rio de Janeiro was cancelled last Friday. So instead I spent the weekend cleaning my apartment. ”

- Tina Fey

“ The gift of the family novelist is to turn the cleaning of a closet into an inventory of love and loss-to scan a poem from a shopping list. ”

- Marilyn Gardner

“ I'm always happy when I'm cleaning, and besides, I had just found out that I was going to have a baby. ”

- Peggy Lee

“ Some of us are like a shovel brigade that follow a parade down Main Street cleaning up. ”

- Donald T. Regan

“ When we realize we can make a buck cleaning up the environment, it will be done! ”

- Dennis Weaver
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