Ouida Quotes

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Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Most crimes are sanctioned in some form or Most crimes are sanctioned in some form or other when they take grand names. Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Familiarity is a magician that is cruel to Familiarity is a magician that is cruel to beauty but kind to ugliness. Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: The heart of silver falls ever into the The heart of silver falls ever into the hands of brass. The sensitive herb is eaten as grass by the swine. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: The loss of our illusions is the only The loss of our illusions is the only loss from which we never recover. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Could we see when and where we are Could we see when and where we are to meet again, we would be more tender when we bid our friends goodbye. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: He crept up, and touched the face of He crept up, and touched the face of the boy. "Didst thou dream that I should be faithless and forsake thee? I - a dog?" said that mute caress. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: There is nothing that you may not get There is nothing that you may not get people to believe in if you will only tell it them loud enough and often enough, till the welkin rings with it. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Intensely selfish people are always very decided as Intensely selfish people are always very decided as to what they wish. They do not waste their energies in considering the good of others. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Dissimulation is the only thing that makes society Dissimulation is the only thing that makes society possible; without its amenities the world would be a bear-garden. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Fame nowadays is little else but notoriety ... Fame nowadays is little else but notoriety ... — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: It is quite easy for stupid people to It is quite easy for stupid people to be happy; they believe in fables, and they trot on in a beaten track like a horse on a tramway. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Fame! it is the flower of a day, Fame! it is the flower of a day, that dies when the next sun rises. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Imagination without culture is crippled and moves slowly; Imagination without culture is crippled and moves slowly; but it can be pure imagination, and rich also, as folk-lore will tell the vainest. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: A cruel story runs on wheels, and every A cruel story runs on wheels, and every hand oils the wheels as they run. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Truth is a rough, honest, helter-skelter terrier that Truth is a rough, honest, helter-skelter terrier that none like to see brought into their drawing rooms. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: The world never leaves one in ignorance or The world never leaves one in ignorance or in peace. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Age is nothing but death that is conscious. Age is nothing but death that is conscious. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: There is no knife that cuts so sharply There is no knife that cuts so sharply and with such poisoned blade as treachery. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Friendship needs to be rooted in respect, but Friendship needs to be rooted in respect, but love can live upon itself alone — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: When passion and habit long lie in company When passion and habit long lie in company it is only slowly and with incredulity that habit awakens to finds its companion fled, itself alone. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Christianity is a formula: it is nothing more. Christianity is a formula: it is nothing more. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Christianity has made of death a terror which Christianity has made of death a terror which was unknown to the gay calmness of the Pagan. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Indifference is the invincible grant of the world. Indifference is the invincible grant of the world. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Genius cannot escape the taint of its time Genius cannot escape the taint of its time more than a child the influence of its begetting. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Men are always optimists when they look inwards, Men are always optimists when they look inwards, and pessimists when they look round them. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: The song that we hear with our ears The song that we hear with our ears is only the song that is sung in our hearts. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: He mistook, as the cleverest men often do He mistook, as the cleverest men often do mistake, in underrating the cruelty of women. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: I have know a thousand scamps; but I I have know a thousand scamps; but I never met one who considered himself so. Self-knowledge isn't so common. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: For what is the gift of the poet For what is the gift of the poet and the artist except to see the sights which others cannot see and to hear the sounds that others cannot hear? — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: There is a chord in every heart that There is a chord in every heart that has a sigh in it if touched aright. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: I only care for the subjective life; I I only care for the subjective life; I am very German, you see: The woods interest me, and the world does not. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Youth without faith is a day without sun. Youth without faith is a day without sun. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Love is cruel as the grave. Love is cruel as the grave. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Petty laws breed great crimes. Petty laws breed great crimes. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Fancy tortures more people than does reality Fancy tortures more people than does reality — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Indifference is the invisible giant of the world. Indifference is the invisible giant of the world. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: A little scandal is an excellent thing; nobody A little scandal is an excellent thing; nobody is ever brighter or happier of tongue than when he is making mischief of his neighbors. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Excess always carries its own retribution. Excess always carries its own retribution. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Take hope from the heart of man and Take hope from the heart of man and you make him a beast of prey. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: The joy of a strong nature is as The joy of a strong nature is as cloudless as its suffering is desolate. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Emulation is active virtue; envy is brooding malice. Emulation is active virtue; envy is brooding malice. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Woman already controls by not seeming to do Woman already controls by not seeming to do so. Talk no more of her rights. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: It needs a great nature to bear the It needs a great nature to bear the weight of a great gratitude. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: One must pray first, but afterwards one must One must pray first, but afterwards one must help oneself. God does not care for cowards.
Wanda — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Fame has only the span of the day, Fame has only the span of the day, they say. But to live in the hearts of people-that is worth something. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: To vice, innocence must always seem only a To vice, innocence must always seem only a superior kind of chicanery. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Who has passed by the fates of disillusion Who has passed by the fates of disillusion has died twice. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Belief of some sort is the lifeblood of Belief of some sort is the lifeblood of Art. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Great men always have dogs. Great men always have dogs. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Dishonor is like the Aaron's Beard in the Dishonor is like the Aaron's Beard in the hedgerows; it can only poison if it be plucked. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: The radical defect in Christianity is that it The radical defect in Christianity is that it tried to win the world by a bribe, and it has become a nullity. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: The scorn of genius is the most arrogant The scorn of genius is the most arrogant and the most boundless of all scorn. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Great men have always had dogs. Great men have always had dogs. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: What is failure except feebleness? And what is What is failure except feebleness? And what is it to miss one's mark except to aim widely and weakly? — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Music is not a science any more than Music is not a science any more than poetry is. It is a sublime instinct, like genius of all kinds. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Honor is an old-world thing; but it smells Honor is an old-world thing; but it smells sweet to those in whose hand it is strong. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: No great talker ever did any great thing No great talker ever did any great thing yet, in this world. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Brussels is a gay little city that lies Brussels is a gay little city that lies as bright within its girdle of woodland as any butterfly that rests upon moss. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: An easy-going husband is the one indispensable comfort An easy-going husband is the one indispensable comfort of life. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: We only see clearly when we have reached We only see clearly when we have reached the depths of woe. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Woman's fatal weakness is to desire sympathy and Woman's fatal weakness is to desire sympathy and comprehension.
Wanda — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: There is no applause that so flatters a There is no applause that so flatters a man as that which he wrings from unwilling throats ... — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: It is the north wind that lashes men It is the north wind that lashes men into Vikings; it is the soft, luscious south wind which lulls them to lotus dreams. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: A just chastisement may benefit a man, though A just chastisement may benefit a man, though it seldom does; but an unjust one changes all his blood to gall. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: I do not wish to be a coward I do not wish to be a coward like the father of mankind and throw the blame upon a woman. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: A great love is an absolute isolation and A great love is an absolute isolation and an absolute absorption. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: I have known men who have been sold I have known men who have been sold and bought a hundred times, who have only got very fat and very comfortable in the process of exchange. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: There are wrongs for which religion makes no There are wrongs for which religion makes no provision, and of which it has no comprehension.
Wanda — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Death! It is rest to the aged, it Death! It is rest to the aged, it is oblivion to the atheist, it is immortality to the poet! — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Ouida: Histories in blazonry and poems in stone. Histories in blazonry and poems in stone. — Ouida
Ouida Quotes By Kerry Patterson: I have known a thousand scamps; but I I have known a thousand scamps; but I never met one who considered himself so. Self-knowledge isn't so common. - OUIDA — Kerry Patterson