Mesmerizing: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 31 pages
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Familiar Quotations Mesmerizing ndash; AttractiveUnless the reformer can invent something which substitutes attractive virtues for attractive vices, he will fail.ndash;Walter LippmannMesmerizing ndash; CharmCharm is the ability to make someone think that both of you are quite wonderful.ndash;AnonymousThe power of habit and the charm of novelty are the two adverse forces which explain the follies of mankind.ndash;Marie de BeausacqTo me the charm of an encyclopedia is that it knows and I needn't.ndash;Francis Yeats BrownCharm is a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question.ndash;Albert CamusThere is a strange charm in the thoughts of a good legacy, or the hopes of an estate, which wondrously alleviates the sorrow that men would otherwise feel for the death of friends.ndash;Miguel de CervantesThe particular charm of marriage is the dialogue, the permanent conversation of between two people who talk over everything and everyone.ndash;Cyril ConnollyThere is no personal charm so great as the charm of a cheerful temperament.ndash;Henry Van DykeThere's a difference between beauty and charm. A beautiful woman is one I notice. A charming woman is one who notices me.ndash;John ErskineThe charm of history and its enigmatic lesson consist in the fact that, from age to age, nothing changes and yet everything is completely different.ndash;Aldous Huxley

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