Quotes of Embalmed

“ A good book is the precious lifeblood of a master spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life. ”

- John Milton

“ The rose is fairest when 'tis budding new, And hope is brightest when it dawns from fears. The rose is sweetest with morning dew, And love is loveliest when embalmed in tears. ”

- Sir Walter Scott

“ One thing about being successful is that I stopped being afraid of dying. Once you're a star you're dead already. You're embalmed. ”

- Dustin Hoffman

“ Showing up at school already able to read is like showing up at the undertaker's already embalmed: people start worrying about being put out of their jobs. ”

- Florence E. King
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