- John Updike is always fun. And one of my former students, Tom Pynchon. And Harold Bloom, another former student.
[ Always Another Bloom Former Fun Harold John Student Students Tom]
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- It's a sort of bloom on a woman. If you have it, you don't need to have anything else; and if you don't have it, it doesn't much matter what else you have.
[ Anything Bloom Else Matter Much Need Sort Woman]
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- Having contemplated this admirable grove, I proceeded towards the shrubberies on the banks of the river, and though it was now late in December, the aromatic groves appeared in full bloom.
[ Admirable Appeared Banks Bloom Contemplated December Full Grove Groves Having Late Now Proceeded River Though Towards]
Topic: Nature
- I could draw Bloom County with my nose and pay my cleaning lady to write it, and I'd bet I wouldn't lose 10% of my papers over the next twenty years. Such is the nature of comic-strips. Once established, their half-life is usually more than nuclear waste.
[ Bet Bloom Cleaning Could County Draw Established Lady Lose More Nature Next Nose Nuclear Once Over Papers Pay Such Than Their Twenty Usually Waste Write Years]
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- Love is like the wild rose-briar; Friendship like the holly-tree. The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms, but which will bloom most constantly?
[ Bloom Blooms Constantly Dark Friendship Holly Love Most Which Wild Will]
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- Life comes before literature, as the material always comes before the work. The hills are full of marble before the world blooms with statues.
[ Always Before Blooms Comes Full Hills Life Literature Marble Material Statues Work World]
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- One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today.
[ Blooming Dreaming Enjoying Garden Horizon Human Instead Know Living Magical Most Nature Off Our Outside Over Put Rose Roses Some Tend Things Today Tragic Us Windows]
Topic: Nature
- Worry - a God, invisible but omnipotent. It steals the bloom from the cheek and lightness from the pulse; it takes away the appetite, and turns the hair gray.
[ Appetite Away Bloom Cheek God Gray Hair Invisible Lightness Omnipotent Pulse Steals Takes Turns Worry]
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- I always thought of myself as a later bloomer, so I like some of my work more later than earlier.
[ Always Bloomer Earlier Later More Myself Some Than Thought Work]
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- I hope you will go out and let stories happen to you, and that you will work them, water them with your blood and tears and you laughter till they bloom, till you yourself burst into bloom.
[ Blood Bloom Burst Go Happen Hope Into Laughter Out Stories Tears Them Till Water Will Work Your Yourself]
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- The white men of the South had better make up their minds that the blacks will remain in the South just as long as corn will tassel and cotton will bloom into whiteness.
[ Better Blacks Bloom Corn Cotton Had Into Just Long Make Men Minds Remain South Their Up White Whiteness Will]
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- If your heart is a volcano, how shall you expect flowers to bloom?
[ Bloom Expect Flowers Heart How Shall Volcano Your]
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- If books were Persian carpets, one would not look only at the outer side. because it is the stitch that makes a carpet wear, gives it its life and bloom.
[ Because Bloom Books Carpet Gives Life Look Makes Only Outer Persian Side Stitch Wear Were Would]
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- People deal too much with the negative, with what is wrong. Why not try and see positive things, to just touch those things and make them bloom?
[ Bloom Deal Just Make Much Negative Positive See Them Things Those Too Touch Try Why Wrong]
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- The sports world is an echo chamber. All it takes is one quote from a general manager and a thousand sports columns bloom.
[ Bloom Chamber Columns Echo General Manager Quote Sports Takes Thousand World]
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- Let a hundred flowers bloom, let a hundred schools of thought contend.
[ Bloom Contend Flowers Hundred Schools Thought]
Topic: Nature
- If Terri was upset about how silly she would look, her mother was completely undone. Seems she wanted Terri in her full natural bloom, not with any blooming flower.
[ Any Bloom Blooming Completely Flower Full Her How Look Mother Natural Seems She Silly Terri Undone Upset Wanted Would]
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- We do not rejoice in victories. We rejoice when a new kind of cotton is grown and when strawberries bloom in Israel.
[ Bloom Cotton Grown Israel Kind New Rejoice Strawberries Victories]
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- I was such a late bloomer when it comes to fashion.
[ Bloomer Comes Fashion Late Such]
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- 'Tis the last rose of summer Left blooming alone; All her lovely companions Are faded and gone.
[ Alone Blooming Companions Faded Gone Her Last Left Lovely Rose Summer Tis]
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- What, I sometimes wonder, would it be like if I lived in a country where winter is a matter of a few chilly days and a few weeks' rain; where the sun is never far away, and the flowers bloom all year long?
[ Away Bloom Chilly Country Days Far Few Flowers Lived Long Matter Never Rain Sometimes Sun Weeks Where Winter Wonder Would Year]
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- Down below the broad, roaring waves of the sea break against the deep foundation of the rock. But high above the mountain, the sea, and the peaks of rock the eternal ornamentation blooms silently from the dark depths of the universe.
[ Above Against Below Blooms Break Broad Dark Deep Depths Down Eternal Foundation High Mountain Ornamentation Peaks Roaring Rock Sea Silently Universe Waves]
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- A committee is organic rather than mechanical in its nature: it is not a structure but a plant. It takes root and grows, it flowers, wilts, and dies, scattering the seed from which other committees will bloom in their turn.
[ Bloom Committee Committees Dies Flowers Grows Mechanical Nature Organic Other Plant Rather Root Scattering Seed Structure Takes Than Their Turn Which Will Wilts]
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- There are souls which fall from heaven like flowers, but ere they bloom are crushed under the foul tread of some brutal hoof.
[ Bloom Brutal Crushed Ere Fall Flowers Foul Heaven Some Souls Tread Under Which]
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- When the sappy boughs Attire themselves with blooms, sweet rudiments Of future harvest.
[ Attire Blooms Boughs Future Harvest Rudiments Sappy Sweet Themselves]
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- When the flower blooms, the bees come uninvited.
[ Bees Blooms Come Flower Uninvited]
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- Everything is blooming most recklessly; if it were voices instead of colors, there would be an unbelievable shrieking into the heart of the night.
[ Blooming Colors Everything Heart Instead Into Most Night Recklessly Unbelievable Voices Were Would]
Topic: Nature
- The Rose is without an explanation; She blooms, because She blooms.
[ Because Blooms Explanation Rose She Without]
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- May my soul bloom in love for all existence.
[ Bloom Existence Love May Soul]
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- Our bloom is gone. We are the fruit thereof.
[ Bloom Fruit Gone Our Thereof]
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- Writing, yeah. Me and my friend Scott Bloom just finished the first rough draft of a script. It's taken us three years to do, but we finally got a first draft. And we'll see whatever happens with that.
[ Bloom Draft Finally Finished First Friend Got Happens Just Rough Scott Script See Taken Three Us Whatever Writing Yeah Years]
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- The gracious, eternal God permits the spirit to green and bloom and to bring forth the most marvelous fruit, surpassing anything a tongue can express and a heart conceive.
[ Anything Bloom Bring Conceive Eternal Express Forth Fruit God Gracious Green Heart Marvelous Most Permits Spirit Surpassing Tongue]
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- A poet must be a psychologist, but a secret one: he should know and feel the roots of phenomena but present only the phenomena themselves in full bloom or as they fade away.
[ Away Bloom Fade Feel Full Know Must Only Phenomena Poet Present Psychologist Roots Secret Should Themselves]
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- Writers may be disreputable, incorrigible, early to decay or late to bloom but they dare to go it alone.
[ Alone Bloom Dare Decay Disreputable Early Go Incorrigible Late May Writers]
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- As long as we are persistence in our pursuit of our deepest destiny, we will continue to grow. We cannot choose the day or time when we will fully bloom. It happens in its own time.
[ Bloom Cannot Choose Continue Day Deepest Destiny Fully Grow Happens Long Our Own Persistence Pursuit Time Will]
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- It's so clear that you have to cherish everyone. I think that's what I get from these older black women, that every soul is to be cherished, that every flower Is to bloom.
[ Black Bloom Cherish Cherished Clear Every Everyone Flower Get Older Soul These Think Women]
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- How does the Meadow flower its bloom unfold? Because the lovely little flower is free down to its root, and in that freedom bold.
[ Because Bloom Bold Does Down Flower Free Freedom How Little Lovely Meadow Root Unfold]
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- Let a hundred flowers bloom.
[ Bloom Flowers Hundred]
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- I'm a late bloomer. Being a late bloomer is a problem when you decide at 40 you want to have children.
[ Being Bloomer Children Decide Late Problem Want]
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