Romantic Victorian Famous Quotes & Sayings

16 Romantic Victorian Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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---In his major phase, he[Conrad] was "ahead of his times" in ideas and techniques;and this was because he was more intelligently and perceptively of his times than most writers then were. In his vigilant response to 19th century preoccupations, he anticipated--often critically--many 20th century preoccupations. He was a versatile intermediary between the Romantic and Victorian traditions and the innovations of Modernism.Cedric Watts Romantic Victorian Sayings By Cedric Watts: ---In his major phase, he[Conrad] was "ahead of his times" in ideas and techniques;and this
I am naked because I am going for a swim," he says happily. Then he laughs loudly, clutching his side. "Oh Johnny you look like an outraged Victorian chaperone. You just need a pearl necklace to clutch." He waggles his eyebrows lecherously. "I can definitely help you out with that.Lily Morton Romantic Victorian Sayings By Lily Morton: I am naked because I am going for a swim," he says happily. Then he
I love the alien in people, god I love the wildness, the wit, the lightning of the Other mind. A kind of sex-in-the-head, you know it's a rather Victorian affliction. Something to do with communication. I have had moments of communication with people, often totally unsuitable people, which had a truly unholy intensity... A sort of orgasmic meaningfulness and clarity, you know, all the old romantic stuff - two strangers stop and suddenly exchange glimpses of reality before moving on into the mists.James Tiptree Jr. Romantic Victorian Sayings By James Tiptree Jr.: I love the alien in people, god I love the wildness, the wit, the lightning
Energy was the ruling theme of Victorian science, as machines increasingly harnessed the forces of nature to do man's work. The concept is also present in the art and literature of the age, notably in the poems of William Blake. The Romantic movement was much interested in energy and its various transformations.Jeremy Campbell Romantic Victorian Sayings By Jeremy Campbell: Energy was the ruling theme of Victorian science, as machines increasingly harnessed the forces of
I couldn't sleep all night,
worrying that I'd gotten you in trouble. I care about you.
Ally Condie Romantic Victorian Sayings By Ally Condie: I couldn't sleep all night,worrying that I'd gotten you in trouble. I care about you.
Fairy's side note: Even people who don't believe in magic really do.Janette Rallison Romantic Victorian Sayings By Janette Rallison: Fairy's side note: Even people who don't believe in magic really do.
Most high officials leave office with the perceptions and insights with which they entered ...Henry A. Kissinger Romantic Victorian Sayings By Henry A. Kissinger: Most high officials leave office with the perceptions and insights with which they entered ...
He looked like how Victorian Romantic poets looked just before the consumption and drug abuse really started to cut it.Terry Pratchett Romantic Victorian Sayings By Terry Pratchett: He looked like how Victorian Romantic poets looked just before the consumption and drug abuse
The term railway was to Victorian England what atomic or aerodynamic were to be after World War II, and network and virtual are today. When it came to investments, the romantic appeal of being a party to this technological revolution often dominated profit considerations.Richard Bookstaber Romantic Victorian Sayings By Richard Bookstaber: The term railway was to Victorian England what atomic or aerodynamic were to be after
The good-to-great leaders never wanted to become larger-than-life heroes. They never aspired to be put on a pedestal or become unreachable icons. They were seemingly ordinary people quietly producing extraordinary results.James C. Collins Romantic Victorian Sayings By James C. Collins: The good-to-great leaders never wanted to become larger-than-life heroes. They never aspired to be put
My great-grandfather was in the army in India, and we have photographs of my family there in full Victorian dress. They're incredibly romantic.Georgina Chapman Romantic Victorian Sayings By Georgina Chapman: My great-grandfather was in the army in India, and we have photographs of my family
No wonder so many adults long to return to university, to all those deadlines
ahhh, that structure! Scaffolding to which we may cling! Even if it is arbitrary, without it, we're lost, wholly incapable of separating the Romantic from the Victorian in our sad, bewildering lives ...
Marisha Pessl Romantic Victorian Sayings By Marisha Pessl: No wonder so many adults long to return to university, to all those deadlinesahhh, that
Farther down the riverbank sat a young man dressed all in white. He was the only person in sight. His hair was white, his skin chalk pale, and he sat and stared up and down the river, as if he were admiring the view. He looked like how Victorian Romantic poets looked just before the consumption and drug abuse really started to cut it. TheTerry Pratchett Romantic Victorian Sayings By Terry Pratchett: Farther down the riverbank sat a young man dressed all in white. He was the
Life is very different when you walked through it...How was it he never noticed all this before?Rachel Joyce Romantic Victorian Sayings By Rachel Joyce: Life is very different when you walked through it...How was it he never noticed all
Vampires are so old that they don't need to impress anyone anymore. They're comfortable in their own skin. It's this enigmatic strength that's very romantic and old-fashioned. I think it goes back to something of a Victorian attitude of finding a strong man who's going to look after his woman.Stephen Moyer Romantic Victorian Sayings By Stephen Moyer: Vampires are so old that they don't need to impress anyone anymore. They're comfortable in
Weird that a house so new could feel haunted, and not in the romantic Victorian-novel way, just really gruesomely, shittily ruined.Gillian Flynn Romantic Victorian Sayings By Gillian Flynn: Weird that a house so new could feel haunted, and not in the romantic Victorian-novel