Verdure Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 34 Verdure Quotes

#1. Critics are a kind of freebooters in the republic of letters
who, like deer, goats and divers other graminivorous animals, gain subsistence by gorging upon buds and leaves of the young shrubs of the forest, thereby robbing them of their verdure, and retarding their progress to maturity. - Author: Washington Irving
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#2. Warmest climes but nurse the cruellest fangs: the tiger of Bengal crouches in spiced groves of ceaseless verdure. Skies the most effulgent but basket the deadliest thunders: gorgeous Cuba knows tornadoes that never swept tame northern lands. - Author: Herman Melville
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#3. He did not know what to say in the face of such sorrow. He sat in silence by his sister's side in the spring verdure, which was too young; and the hidden strings in his breast began to quiver; and to sound.
This was the first time that he had ever looked into the labyrinth of the human soul. - Author: Halldor Laxness
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#4. Left to herself, nature is always more or less civilized, and delights in a certain refinement; but where the axe has encroached upon the edge of the forest, the dead and unsightly limbs of the pine, which she had concealed with green banks of verdure, are exposed to sight. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#5. The Republic needed to be passed through chastening, purifying fires of adversity and suffering: so these came and did their work and the verdure of a new national life springs greenly, luxuriantly, from their ashes. - Author: Horace Greeley
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#6. The ignorant ever shun and dread the gifted and enlightened. - Author: Francis Alexander Durivage
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#7. I like when somebody says something negative about me because I can put it back in their face - Author: Gilbert Arenas
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#8. This aspect of animated nature, in which man is nothing, has something in it strange and sad ... Here, in a fertile country, adorned with eternal verdure, we seek in vain the traces of the power of man; we seem to be transported into a world different from that which gave us birth. - Author: Alexander Von Humboldt
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#9. To sit in the shade on a fine day and look upon verdure is the most perfect refreshment. - Author: Jane Austen
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#10. A great acacia, with its slender trunk
And overpoise of multitudinous leaves.
(In which a hundred fields might spill their dew
And intense verdure, yet find room enough)
Stood reconciling all the place with green. - Author: Elizabeth Barrett Browning
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#11. And writers say, as the most forward bud
Is eaten by the canker ere it blow,
Even so by love the young and tender wit
Is turn'd to folly, blasting in the bud,
Losing his verdure even in the prime,
And all the fair effects of future hopes. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#12. I'm not against (bull fighting). Some nations like to see blood, and some like to see their victims suffer from speculation ... They kill the bull very quick. Wall Street lets you live and suffer. - Author: Will Rogers
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#13. Only yonder magnificent pine-tree ... holds her unchanging beauty throughout the year, like her half-brother, the ocean, whose voice she shares; and only marks the flowing of her annual tide of life by the new verdure that yearly submerges all trace of last year's ebb. - Author: Thomas Wentworth Higginson
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#14. Behold the groves that shine with silver frost, their beauty withered, and their verdure lost! - Author: Alexander Pope
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#15. Nobody wants to be here and nobody wants to leave. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#16. Blessed be the Lord for the beauty of summer and spring, for the air, the water, the verdure, and the song of birds. - Author: Carl Linnaeus
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#17. The Church in her worst time still hath a blessed verdure of grace about her; nay, she has sometimes exhibited most verdure when her winter has been sharpest. She has prospered most when her adversities have been most severe. - Author: Charles Haddon Spurgeon
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#18. I cook. I go to farmers markets in London and cook really good sort of organic foods. - Author: Keira Knightley
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#19. Nature, exerting an unwearied power,
Forms, opens, and gives scent to every flower;
Spreads the fresh verdure of the field, and leads
The dancing Naiads through the dewy meads. - Author: William Cowper
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#20. Friendship is a sacred possession. As air, water and sunshine to flowers, trees and verdure, so smiles, sympathy and love of friends to the daily life of man. To live, laugh, love one's friends, and be loved by them is to bask in the sunshine of life. - Author: David O. McKay
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#21. I love to produce, and I've directed two short films. - Author: Kirsten Dunst
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#22. The fun is created only through innocence and innocence is the only way you can really emit also the fun. Imagine this world without any fun, what would happen? - Author: Nirmala Srivastava
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#23. It is the church's job, as Dr.[Martin Luther] King says, to be the conscience of the state, not the chaplain of the state. - Author: Shane Claiborne
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#24. It was a sweet view-sweet to the eye and the mind. English verdure, English culture, English comfort, seen under a sun bright, without being oppressive. - Author: Jane Austen
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#25. Train your emotions to listen to your fundamental empowering beliefs. Be principle-centred and values-driven. - Author: Archibald Marwizi
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#26. Shroud of dust now covers the beautiful earth, wonder when we respire in the fresh air of verdure. - Author: Soumya V.
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#27. When people start talking of man's inhumanity to man it means they haven't actually walked far enough. - Author: Bruce Chatwin
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#28. Our [British] summers are often, though beautiful for verdure, so cold, that they are rather cold winters. - Author: Horace Walpole
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#29. Spring advanced rapidly; the weather became fine, and the skies cloudless. It surprised me that what before was desert and gloomy should now bloom with the most beautiful flowers and verdure. My senses were gratified and refreshed by a thousand scents of delight, and a thousand sights of beauty. - Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
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#30. Society is like a lawn, where every roughness is smoothed, every bramble eradicated, and where the eye is delighted by the smiling verdure of a velvet surface - Author: Washington Irving
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#31. Showers and sunshine bring,
Slowly, the deepening verdure o'er the earth;
To put their foliage out, the woods are slack,
And one by one the singing-birds come back. - Author: William C. Bryant
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#32. Without a family,man,alone in the world, trembles with the cold. - Author: Andre Maurois
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#33. The Thirties are a great mix of everyday glamour and something a bit more practical. - Author: Nanette Lepore
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#34. The World's New Age hath dawned. The sun is bright in heaven, for Balder hath returned. Earth rises a second time, from the deep sea; it rises clad with green verdure. The sound of falling waters fills the morning air. High soars the eagle; from the mountain ridge he espies the fish. . . . - Author: Donald A. Mackenzie
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