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Letter "V" » violet
«In our film profession you may have Gable's looks, Tracy's art, Marlene's legs or Liz's violet eyes, but they don't mean a thing without that swinging thing called courage»
«The splendor of the rose and the whitness of the lily do not rob the little violet of it?s scent nor the daisy of its simple charm. If every tiny flower wanted to be a rose, spring would lose its lovliness.»
Author: Therese of Lisieux
, The Rose
«Inside, the cathedral is a Gothic forest dappled in violet twilight and vast with quiet.»
«Violet Beauregarde: [with her finger in her nose] Spitting's a nasty habit.Willy Wonka: I know a worse one.»
«Each violet peeps from its dwelling to gaze at the bright stars above»
«Everything about Florence seems to be colored with a mild violet, like diluted wine.»
«Don't order any black things. Rejoice in his memory; and be radiant: leave grief to the children. Wear violet and purple. Be patient with the poor people who will snivel: they don't know; and they think they will live for ever, which makes death a division instead of a bond.»
Author: George Bernard Shaw
«Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.»
«The Mediterranean has the color of mackerel, changeable I mean. You don't always know if it is green or violet, you can't even say it's blue, because the next moment the changing reflection has taken on a tint of rose or gray.»