Sweetness Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Quotes About Sweetness

#1. What do those of us who aren't tall, flawlessly sculpted adolescents do?
Answer: Console ourselves with how relative beauty can be ...
Thank heavens for the arousing qualities of zest, intelligence,
wit, curiosity, sweetness, passion, talent and grace. - Author: Diane Ackerman
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#2. There's a hidden sweetness in the stomach's emptiness. We are lutes, no more, no less. If the soundbox is stuffed full of anything, no music ... When you're full of food and drink, Satan sits where your spirit should ... - Author: Rumi
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#3. We ought not to have to wait for sorrow before we can appreciate the sweetness of joy. - Author: J.R. Miller
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#4. The flowers never waste their sweetness on the desert air or, for that matter, on the jungle air. In fact, they waste it only when nobody except a human being is there to smell it. It is for the bugs and a few birds, not for men, that they dye their petals or waft their scents. - Author: Joseph Wood Krutch
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#5. Ulver Seich woke up in the best possible way. She surfaced with a languorous slowness through fuzzy layers of luxurious half-dreams and memories of sweetness, sensuality and sheer carnal bliss ... to find it all merging rather splendidly into reality, and what was happening right now. - Author: Iain M. Banks
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#6. . . . she had always the power of suggesting things much lovelier than herself, as the perfume of a single flower may call up the whole sweetness of spring. - Author: Willa Cather
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#7. I always thought that what Rajima did with those cast-off peels was a metaphor for how she dealt with her arranged marriage. She transformed those peels, with palm sugar for sweetness and tamarind for tang, into something precious. - Author: Padma Lakshmi
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#8. I've never met a woman with divine sweetness in her eyes, or a delicacy in her smile that was so glorious, that it made my heart ascend to grace. - Author: Lionel Suggs
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#9. Every time, Love pushed down the door where her loneliness lived. The Music came and sealed the chamber of her heart. She was filled with clear sweetness that was there from the start. - Author: David Paul Kirkpatrick
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#10. It's a little bit of sweetness for those that can't get enough of the big blue aliens! Happy - Author: Ruby Dixon
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#11. When old people speak it is not because of the sweetness of words in our mouths; it is because we see something which you do not see. - Author: Chinua Achebe
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#12. Sweetness eliminates gravity and thus a man with a heavy burden of life starts feeling like floating in the air before sweetness. - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
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#13. The sweetness is in having success with something you truly believe in. - Author: Melissa Etheridge
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#14. I don't want romance and stolen kisses and sweetness and hand holding. I want something so big it's like two planets colliding, with an aftershock that I feel for the rest of my life. - Author: Kirsty Eagar
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#15. Addison:"Well,she's not your type."
Vincent:"Sweetness,if a girl's got tits and a warm pussy,she's my type. - Author: Laura Wright
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#16. You must never leave me Sweetness. I will never leave you. - Author: Jen Wylie
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#17. They who are sad find somehow sweetness in tears. - Author: Euripides
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#18. Leeks, like other oniony things, reach a certain peak when fried. It's the subtle sweetness that suddenly becomes evident and works so well with their creamy texture. - Author: Yotam Ottolenghi
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#19. Suffering is a form of egoism.
I speak only of myself. I am not talking about her, saying what she was, making an overwhelming portrait (like the one Gide made of Madeleine).
(Yet: everything is true: the sweetness, the energy, the nobility, the kindness.) - Author: Roland Barthes
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#20. Read not books alone, but men, and amongst them chiefly thyself. If thou find anything questionable there, use the commentary of a severe friend, rather than the gloss of a sweet-lipped flatterer there is more profit in a distasteful truth than in deceitful sweetness. - Author: Francis Quarles
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#21. It is in these acts called trivialities that the seeds of joy are forever wasted until men and women look round with haggard faces at the devastation their own waste has made and say the earth bears no harvest of sweetness - calling their denial knowledge. - Author: George Eliot
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#22. There was a sweetness about her that was as unexpected as it was disturbing because it made her so much more vulnerable than he wanted her to be. - Author: Susan Elizabeth Phillips
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#23. We have to be militants for kindness, subversive for sweetness and radicals for tenderness. - Author: Cornel West
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#24. There's almost nothing you can't do with a cashew. Not only does it lend its nutty sweetness to savory dishes, it also gives desserts a deep richness. - Author: Kate Christensen
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#25. And I thought: I shall remember this all my life. The peril, the running, the howling of the dogs, the smothering. Then the happiness - of action, of leaping. Then the green sweetness of distance. And the trees: their thickness and their compassion, all around. - Author: Mary Oliver
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#26. Christophe's smile was a marvel of edged sweetness. When he grinned like that he looked handsomer than ever, the hint of danger just about threatening to stop a girl's heart. - Author: Lilith Saintcrow
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#27. The friendship of a Comyn lord is as the sweetness of a beehive: it bears a deadly sting! - Author: Marion Zimmer Bradley
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#28. A solemn state of mind is never crude or simple - it seems to contain a certain measure of its own opposite in solution. A solemn joy preserves a sort of bitter in its sweetness; a solemn sorrow is one to which we intimately consent. - Author: William James
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#29. Nobody's interested in sweetness and light. - Author: Hedda Hopper
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#30. Long brooding over those lost pleasures exaggerates their charm and sweetness. - Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
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#31. Sorrow and loss never die. We can put them away in a chest and lock it tight, but whenever it is opened, even a crack, the aroma of lost sweetness will rise to fill our lungs to heaviness. - Author: Robin Hobb
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#32. Nothing but stillness can remain when hearts are full Of their own sweetness, bodies of their loveliness. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#33. The sweetness that all longed for night and day. Some tragedy might be idly guessed at-loss or illness. She had the luminosity of those about to die. - Author: Shirley Hazzard
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#34. I did that girly little sighing thing you do when you can't handle all the sweetness anymore and bit my lip. - Author: Shelly Crane
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#35. Unless you come out of your mind and become a no-mind you will not know what life is all about, you will live in vain. You will not have your honeymoon, it is impossible. You will not know the sweetness that existence is full of and the ecstasy. - Author: Rajneesh
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#36. Oh, remember this, the sweetness of religion is incomparably more than all the pleasures of sense. - Author: William Bates
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#37. Gracious words are like a honeycomb, sweetness to the soul and health to the body. - Author: Deborah Palumbo
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#38. You want the sweetness of our beginning without the bitterness of our struggle - what are you asking - do you want light without shadow? ... - Author: John Geddes
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#39. Do not let the bitterness steal your sweetness. - Author: Kurt Vonnegut
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#40. I have to close my eyes as the flavors burst in my mouth - gentle heat from the pepper, salty tang of the pork, sweetness of pomegranate, the velvety-rich walnut sauce. He's waiting, but I don't know what to say. 'I love you; can I have your babies' might scare him, but it's my most sincere thought. - Author: Jessica Martinez
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#41. Don't mistake a lack of sophistication for sweetness. - Author: Lorrie Moore
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#42. There is a sneakiness about girls that they keep hid under sweetness and pouting and crying. - Author: Michael Lee West
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#43. Every universe I've created lately, your face keeps popping up in it. - Author: Adam Silvera
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#44. I'm kind of a rebound junkie. So. when a relationship goes sour, I look at the sweetness in life elsewhere. So, I date a bit. The best catharsis is to write jokes and tell 4,000 people about it. - Author: Vir Das
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#45. The trance of unworthiness keeps the sweetness of belonging out of reach. The path to "the sweetness of belonging," is acceptance - acceptance of ourselves and acceptance of others without judgment. - Author: Tara Brach
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#46. Ulysses ... is a dogged attempt to cover the universe with mud, an inverted Victorianism, an attempt to make crossness and dirt succeed where sweetness and light failed, a simplification of the human character in the interests of Hell. - Author: E. M. Forster
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#47. don't mind good, sweet, gentle things, like - oh, like almost everybody, if only they are sweet and good naturally. But generally they are not. Their sweetness is the result of education or morality, or something tedious, not the result of their natures, of themselves. - Author: E.F. Benson
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#48. People who expect perfection in a mate miss a lot of fun - and sweetness. - Author: J.D. Robb
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#49. She had dreams that shamed her in the morning, dreams where Ronan gave her a white powdered cake, yet spoke in Arin's voice. I made this for you, he said. Do you like it?
The powder was so fine that she inhaled its sweetness, but always woke before she could taste. - Author: Marie Rutkoski
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#50. There are in truth three states of the converted: the beginning, the middle, and the perfection. In the beginning they experience the charms of sweetness; in the middle the contests of temptation; and in the end the fullness of perfection. - Author: Pope Gregory I
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#51. I found, increasingly, that I did not particularly care and I tried to fake a little kindness, a little sweetness, tried to mirror Luna back at herself, but that exhausted me after a week and I concluded that I was not meant for this sort of thing, friends, friendliness, no, I wasn't meant for it. - Author: Catherine Lacey
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#52. However old a conjugal union, it still garners some sweetness. Winter has some cloudless days, and under the snow a few flowers still bloom. - Author: Madame De Stael
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#53. Everything, as you well know ... cannot always be sweetness and light. - Author: Kate DiCamillo
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#54. Love is a war of lightning,
and two bodies ruined by a single sweetness. - Author: Pablo Neruda
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#55. It is the tenderness that breaks our hearts. The loveliness that leaves us stranded on the shore, watching the boats sail away. It is the sweetness that makes us want to reach out and touch the soft skin of another person. And it is the grace that comes to us, undeserving though we may be. - Author: Robert Goolrick
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#56. Between a Man and his Wife nothing ought to rule but Love. Authority is for Children and Servants; yet not without Sweetness. - Author: William Penn
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#57. A sandwich and a cup of coffee, and then off to violin-land, where all is sweetness and delicacy and harmony. - Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
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#58. There are no riches like the sweetness of content, nor poverty comparable to the want of patience. - Author: Roger Chamberlain
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#59. The circus looks abandoned and empty. But you think perhaps you can smell caramel wafting through the evening breeze, beneath the crisp scent of the autumn leaves. A subtle sweetness at the edges of the cold. - Author: Erin Morgenstern
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#60. Lord Jesus, cause me to know in my daily experience the glory and sweetness of Thy name, and then teach me how to use it in my prayer, so that I may be a prince prevailing with God. - Author: Charles Spurgeon
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#61. Climbing towards fame, recognition and popularity is very much pleasant; but all its sweetness does not count even for a day of going down. - Author: M.F. Moonzajer
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#62. Chefs don't use white pepper just to avoid spoiling the whiteness of pommes puree or bechamel. It has a more peppery aroma, with sharpness and sweetness, too. - Author: Yotam Ottolenghi
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#63. My heart swells with emotion each time I recall the sweetness of my youth! - Author: Peggy Toney Horton
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#64. To win the hearts of beautiful creatures, your stories must always be told with a joyful face, full of sweetness and love, seen at a distance with kindness. - Author: Auliq Ice
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#65. What a delight you are! Blessed with the ripe sweetness of a woman, yet as green and untutored as any girl." He made her sound, she realized with bemusement, as charming and pleasing with her cowardice as any courtesan with her wiles. - Author: Christina Dodd
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#66. With such a worshipping wife, it was hardly possible that any natural defects in it should not be increased. The extreme sweetness of her temper must hurt his. - Author: Jane Austen
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#67. She was innocence and sweetness, happiness and light. - Author: A.G. Howard
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#68. Anger is a poison that affects our thoughts and creates a fire that burns our sweetness of heart. - Author: Debasish Mridha
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#69. We can't fully appreciate the sweetness of the New Testament without the savory of the Old Testament. - Author: Jen Wilkin
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#70. His face contained for me all possibilities of fierceness and sweetness, pride and submissiveness, violence, self-containment. I never saw more in it than I had when I saw it first, because I saw everything then. The whole thing in him that I was going to love, and never catch or explain. - Author: Alice Munro
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#71. Holiness grows so fast where there is kindness. The world is lost for want of sweetness and kindness. Do not forget we need each other. - Author: Mother Teresa
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#72. The marsh, to him who enters it in a receptive mood, holds, besides mosquitoes and stagnation, melody, the mystery of unknown waters, and the sweetness of Nature undisturbed by man. - Author: William Beebe
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#73. There's a vulnerability about Rose, even a sweetness in her eyes, but there's no mistaking her priorities. Smart, tough, determined, she is essential, but rarely the dog that people melt over or want to take home. Yet she's a great dog. - Author: Jon Katz
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#74. The maxims of Christian life, which should draw upon the truths of the Gospel, are always partially symbolic of the mind and temperament of those who teach them to us. The former, by their natural sweetness, show us the quality of God's mercy; the latter, by their harshness, show us God's justice. - Author: Madeleine De Souvre, Marquise De ...
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#75. The flowers are full of honey, but only the bee finds out the sweetness. - Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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#76. As a culture I see us as presently deprived of subtleties. The music is loud, the anger is elevated, sex seems lacking in sweetness and privacy. - Author: Shelley Berman
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#77. There is a sweetness to life that can only be tasted when our eyes are truly open to our purpose and calling. The taste becomes richer still when we surrender to it. - Author: DeAnna Kinney
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#78. Love mixed with fear is sweetness. - Author: John Webster
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#79. All our words ought to be filled with true sweetness and grace; and this will be so if we mingle the useful with the sweet. - Author: John Calvin
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#80. I felt his hot tears and the loneliness of man and the sweetness of all men and the aching haunting beauty of the living - Author: John Fante
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#81. For above all things Love means sweetness, and truth, and measure; yea, loyalty to the loved one and to your word. - Author: Marie De France
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#82. And oh, god, how could so much regret and so much sweetness and so much sadness all be present in that single moment. I was already dead and missing my unlived life. I was already dead and Tobias was mourning.
I tried to smile. For him. - Author: Katherine Applegate
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#83. When love is sweet, the sweetness means its light
And light may keep the truth, when love is pure.
But love is bitter, when it turns to fight.
Lovers in a fight are quite immature.'
From the poem 'A Note on Existentialist Love - Author: Marieta Maglas
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#84. I'm reminded of how wonderful grace is. We simply accept its healing, loving presence. We allow its sweetness to fill us and nourish us. The only expectation is that we accept it. What acts of grace have appeared in your life? How might you extend grace to those you know? - Author: Laurie Brock
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#85. Femininity and sweetness are part of women's strength...Quiet strength need not be mistaken for useless vulnerability. - Author: Rozsika Parker
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#86. What sweetness lies in wait each time I bring your lips to mine, a confection so perfect that its syrup infuses my daydreams and beomes real when I close my eyes.
Razi (From The Mercy of Thin Air) - Author: Ronlyn Domingue
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#87. In the past, the poverty they shared had a certain sweetness about it. When the end of the day came and they would eat their dinner in silence with the oil lamp between them, there was a secret joy in such simplicity, such retrenchment. - Author: Albert Camus
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#88. Death and loss, they plague you. So do memories. Like the Mississippi's incessant slap against the levees, they creep up with deceptive sweetness before grabbing your heart and pulling it under. - Author: Karen White
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#89. For the world was changing, and sweetness was gone, and virtue too. Worry had crept on a corroding world, and what was lost- good manners, ease and beauty? Ladies were not ladies anymore, and you couldn't trust a gentleman's word. - Author: John Steinbeck
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#90. Once I surrendered to it, all I tasted was the sweetness. - Author: Gabrielle Zevin
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#91. Consider the "new" woman. She's trying to be Pollyanna Borgia, clearly a conflict of interest. She's supposed to be a ruthless winner at work and a bundle of nurturing sweetness at home. - Author: Rita Mae Brown
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#92. Give me this one night, Em, please.
Let me feel the softness of your skin.
Let me taste the sweetness of your flesh.
Let me feel your warmth. - Author: Rhonda R. Dennis
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#93. Our native soil draws all of us, by I know not what sweetness, and never allows us to forget. - Author: Ovid
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#94. Too often we try to avoid that scary place where we love so deep, so much, our hearts could break. But without the bitterness, we would never appreciate the sweetness. - Author: Sara Hagerty
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#95. There's hidden sweetness in the stomach's emptiness. - Author: Rumi
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#96. Nor waste their sweetness in the desert air. - Author: Charles Churchill
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#97. Being angry, resentful, or saddened by rejection can suck the sweetness out of acceptance. - Author: Charles F. Glassman
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#98. You've got a deep core of sweetness that's quite incorruptible. - Author: Patricia Wilson
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#99. C'mon, sweetness. You don't have to run. I won't hurt you."
A pause, as though he was contemplating.
"Much." he amended, punctuating this last with a high-pitched tittering laugh that seemed to settle at the base of her neck like a giant insect, making her grind her teeth. - Author: Kaine Andrews
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#100. I like that about you. I like your internal conflict, your sweetness. - Author: Christina Lauren
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