Charm Quotes

Judith martin, (miss manners) - we are born charming, fresh and spontaneous and...
It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.
Oscar Wilde

An object in possession seldom retains the same charm that it had in pursuit.
Pliny the Younger, Letters
The country has charms only for those not obliged to stay there.
Edouard Manet
Albert camus, la chute (the fall), 1956 - you know what charm is: a way of getting the...
We are all born charming, fresh and spontaneous and must be civilized before we are fit to participate in society.
Judith Martin, (Miss Manners)

Cyril connolly, enemies of promise (1938) - all charming people have something to conceal,...
In the matter of religion, people eagerly fasten their eyes on the difference between their own creed and yours whilst the charm of the study is in finding the agreements and identities in all the religions of humanity.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Stupidity has a certain charm - Ignorance does not.
Frank Zappa
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, a charm to sadness, and life to everything.
Plato
In every dispute between parent and child, both cannot be right, but they may be, and usually are, both wrong. It is this situation which gives family life its peculiar hysterical charm.
Isaac Rosenfeld
Only actions give life strength only moderation gives it a charm.
Jean Paul Richte
Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
Marcel Proust
Charm is deceptive and beauty is fleeting, but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised.
Solomon, King of Israel, The Bible Proverbs 31: 30
There is no more lovely, friendly, and charming relationship, communion, or company than a good marriage.
David Ben - Gurion
I wish you all the good and charm that life can offer. Think of me kindly, and rest assured that no one would more rejoice to hear of your happiness.
Ludwig van Beethoven
I have always loved truth so passionately that I have often resorted to lying as a way of introducing it into the minds which were ignorant of its charms.
Giovanni Jacopo Casanova
Let us be grateful to people who make us happy: They are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
Marcel Proust
Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, a charm to sadness, gaiety and life to everything. It is the essence of order, and leads to all that is god, just, and beautiful, of which it is the invisible, but never less, dazzaling, passionate, and eternal form.
Plato
Only actions give life strength; only moderation gives it a charm.
Jean Paul Richte
Only actions give life strength only moderation gives it charm.
Jean Paul Friedrich Richte
The only words that ever satisfied me as describing Nature are the terms used in fairy books, charm, spell, enchantment. They express the arbitrariness of the fact and its mystery.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Washington D. C. is a city of Southern efficiency and Northern charm.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
The charm of history and its enigmatic lesson consist in the fact that, from age to age, nothing changes and yet everything is completely different.
Aldous Huxley
The only charm of marriage is that it makes a life of deception necessary for both parties.
Oscar Wilde
Nevertheless the passions, whether violent or not, should never be so expressed as to reach the point of causing disgust; and music, even in situations of the greatest horror, should never be painful to the ear but should flatter and charm it, and thereby always remain music.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Everything can be learned, including, to a very large extent, to be what you are not. You can learn to be pretty if you are plain, charming if you are dull, thin if you are fat, youthful if you are aging, how to write though you are inarticulate, how to make money though you are not good with figures.
Henry Anatole Grunwald
Let us be grateful to people who make us happy they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
Jacques Prvert
Knowledge would be fatal, it is the uncertainty that charms one. A mist makes things beautiful.
Oscar Wilde, The picture of Dorian Gray
Absence, with all its pains, is, by this charming moment, wiped away.
James Thomson
Washington is a city of Southern efficiency and Northern charm.
John F. Kennedy
The charms of a passing woman are usually in direct relation to the speed of her passing.
Marcel Proust
You know what charm is a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question.
Albert Camus
Swearing is like any other music... If it is not done well, if it is not done with a fine and discriminating art, and vitalized with gracious and heartborn feeling, it lacks beauty, it lacks charm, it lacks expression, it lacks nobleness, it lacks majesty...
David Gridley, Indiantown
My purpose in life does not include a hankering to charm society.
James Dean
The way you let your hand rest in mine, my bewitching Sweetheart, fills me with happiness. It is the perfection of confiding love. Everything you do, the little unconscious things in particular, charms me and increases my sense of nearness to you, identification with you, till my heart is full to overflowing.
Woodrow Wilson
Charm is a way of getting the answer yes without asking a clear question.
Albert Camus
Music has charms to soothe the savage breast To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.
William Congreve, The Mourning Bride, Act 1 Scene 1
If the objects who serve us feel ecstacy, they are much more often concerned with themselves than with us, and our own enjoyment is consequently impaired. The idea of seeing another person experience the same pleasure reduces one to a kind of equality which spoils the unutterable charms that come from despotism.
Marquis de Sade
Music has charms to soothe the savage breast To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.
William Congreve