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Results of search for Quote or Author: scent - Page 1 of 2
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Results from Michael Moncur's (Cynical) Quotations:

As an adolescent I aspired to lasting fame, I craved factual certainty, and I thirsted for a meaningful vision of human life - so I became a scientist. This is like becoming an archbishop so you can meet girls.
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M. Cartmill

Results from Laura Moncur's Motivational Quotations:

Think of yourself as an incandescent power, illuminated and perhaps forever talked to by God and his messengers.
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Brenda Ueland

Results from Classic Quotes:

Senescent judges show how patriotic they are by passing out hard sentences for tearing up a draft card or following one's conscience according to the principles established by our country at the Nuremburg trials.
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Albert Szent-Gyorgyi (1893 - 1986), The Crazy Ape
The descent to Hades is the same from every place.
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Anaxagoras (500 BC - 428 BC), from Diogenes Laertius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers
That's the scent of dude! When you get a good stink on, you are at one with the cosmos!
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Takayuki Ikkaku, Arisa Hosaka and Toshihiro Kawabata, Animal Crossing: Wild World, 2005
Between the desire
And the spasm
Between the potency
And the existence
Between the essence
And the descent
Falls the Shadow
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T. S. Eliot (1888 - 1965), The Hollow Men
If I could give you just one gift ever for the rest of your life it would be this. Confidence. It would be the gift of confidence. Either that or a scented candle.
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David Nicholls, One Day, 2010
That is the essence of science: ask an impertinent question, and you are on your way to the pertinent answer.
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Jacob Bronowski, The Ascent of Man, 1973
In general, watching children's television is a dark and surreal descent into madness where the characters on the screen talk directly to you.
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John Green, Vlogbrothers, A Surreal Descent into Madness: Reviewing Childrens TV, 04-10-12

Results from Rand Lindsly's Quotations:

Nature gets credit which should in truth be reserved for ourselves: the rose for its scent, the nightingale for its song; and the sun for its radiance. The poets are entirely mistaken. They should address their lyrics to themselves and should turn them into odes of self congratulation on the excellence of the human mind.
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Alfred North Whitehead (1861 - 1947)
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