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Louise quotes (36)

The human mind always makes progress but it is a progress in spirals.
Madame Anne Louise Germaine de Staël   Category: Housework

When at eve at the bounding of the landscape the heavens appear to recline so slowly on the earth imagination pictures beyond the horizon an asylum of hope a native land of love; and nature seems silently to repeat that man is immortal.
Madame Anne Louise Germaine de Staël   Category: Unsorted

Take hope from the heart of man and you make him a beast of prey.
Marie Louise de la Ramee   Category: Heart

In an age when man has forgotten his origins and is blind even to his most essential needs for survival water along with other resources has become the victim of his indifference.
Rachel Louise Carson   Category: Indifference

Its been the same since caveman days this game of love they just changed the trumps from clubs to diamonds.
Louise Erickson   Category: Unsorted

Over increasingly large areas of the United States spring now comes unheralded by the return of the birds and the early mornings are strangely silent where once they were filled with the beauty of bird song.
Rachel Louise Carson   Category: Bird

To understand everything makes one tolerant.
Madame Anne Louise Germaine de Staël   Category: Tolerance

Golf is very much like a love affair. If you don't take it seriously, it's no fun, if you do, it breaks your heart. Don't break your heart, but flirt with the possibility.
Louise Suggs   Category: Golf

They were so strong in their beliefs that there came a time when it hardly mattered what exactly those beliefs were; they all fused into a single stubbornness.
Louise Erdrich   Category: Belief

The discipline of the writer is to learn to be still and listen to what his subject has to tell him.
Rachel Louise Carson   Category: Discipline

To fall in love is easy even to remain in it is not difficult; our human loneliness is cause enough. But it is a hard quest worth making to find a comrade through whose steady presence one becomes steadily the person one desires to be.
Anna Louise Strong   Category: Love

The gardens of my youth were fragrant gardens and it is their sweetness rather than their patterns of their furnishings that I now most clearly recall.
Louise Beebe Wilder   Category: Unsorted

My lilac trees are old and tall; I cannot reach their bloom at all. They send their perfume over trees And roof and streets to find the bees.
Louise Driscoll   Category: Garden

For the first time in the history of the world every human being is now subjected to contact with dangerous chemicals from the moment of conception until death.
Rachel Louise Carson   Category: Danger

The control of nature is a phrase conceived in arrogance born of the Neanderthal age of biology and the convenience of man.
Rachel Louise Carson   Category: Control

The more I see of men the more I like dogs.
Madame Anne Louise Germaine de Staël   Category: Dog

Spring flowers are long since gone. Summers bloom hangs limp on every terrace. The gardeners feet drag a bit on the dusty path and the hinge in his back is full of creaks.
Louise Seymour Jones   Category: Unsorted

In a few generations more there will probably be no room at all allowed for animals on the earth: no need of them no toleration of them. An immense agony will have then ceased but with it there will also have passed away the last smile of the worlds youth.
Marie Louise de la Ramee   Category: Unsorted

Quotations (such as have point and lack triteness) from the great old authors are an act of reverence on the part of the quoter and a blessing to a public grown superficial and external.
Louise Guiney   Category: Quotations

To follow truth as blind men long for light To do my best from dawn of day till night To keep my heart fit for His holy sight And answer when He calls. This is my task.
Maude Louise Ray   Category: Unsorted

The voice of conscience is so delicate that it is easy to stifle it; but it is also so clear that it is impossible to mistake it.
Madame Anne Louise Germaine de Staël   Category: Conscience

If we really love ourselves everything in our life works.
Louise L. Hay   Category: Unsorted

I am a Queen but I have not the power to move my arms.
Louise   Category: Love

Love thy neighbor as yourself but choose your neighborhood.
Louise Beal   Category: Love

We belong to no cult. We are not Nature Lovers. We don't love nature any more than we love breathing. Nature is simply something indispensable like air and light and water that we accept as necessary to living and the nearer we can get to it the happier we are.
Louise Dickenson Rich   Category: Unsorted

We cannot have peace among men whose hearts find delight in killing any living creature.
Rachel Louise Carson   Category: Unsorted

Women have no wilderness in them They are provident instead Content in the tight hot cell of their hearts To eat dusty bread.
Louise Bogan   Category: Unsorted

Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the Earth are never alone or weary of life.
Rachel Louise Carson   Category: Alone

Politeness is the art of choosing among your thoughts.
Madame Anne Louise Germaine de Staël   Category: Courtesy

I cannot believe that the inscrutable universe turns on an axis of suffering; surely the strange beauty of the world must somewhere rest on pure joy!
Louise Bogan   Category: Suffer

The human race is challenged more than ever before to demonstrate our mastery not over nature but of ourselves.
Rachel Louise Carson   Category: Challenge

And I said to the man who stood at the gate of the year: 'Give me a light that I may tread safely into the unknown'. And he replied: 'Go out into the darkness and put your hand into the hand of God. That shall be to you better than light and safer than a known way.'
Minnie Louise Haskins   Category: Years

If you cant return a favor pass it on.
Louise Brown   Category: Favors

I have made my world and it is a much better world than I ever saw outside
Louise Nevelson   Category: Unsorted

One must choose in life between boredom and torment.
Madame Anne Louise Germaine de Staël   Category: Bore

Kisses may not spread germs but they certainly lower resistance.
Louise Erickson   Category: Kissing