Television Quotes

If there were no night, we would not appreciate the day, nor could we see the stars and the vastness of the heavens. We must partake of the bitter with the sweet. There is a divine purpose in the adversities we encounter every day. They prepare, they purge, they purify, and thus they bless.

– James E. Faust

Sweet are the uses of adversity which, like the toad, ugly and venomous, wears yet a precious jewel in his head.

– William Shakespeare

Is life so dear or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death!

– Patrick Henry

My most memorable meal is every Thanksgiving. I love the food: the turkey and stuffing; the sweet potatoes and rice, which come from my mother’s Southern heritage; the mashed potatoes, which come from my wife’s Midwestern roots; the Campbell’s green-bean casserole; and of course, pumpkin pie.

– Douglas Conant

Life is short, and it is up to you to make it sweet.

– Sarah Louise Delany

Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard are sweeter.

– John Keats

When you see something that is technically sweet, you go ahead and do it and you argue about what to do about it only after you have had your technical success. That is the way it was with the atomic bomb.

– J. Robert Oppenheimer

When you love a man, he becomes more than a body. His physical limbs expand, and his outline recedes, vanishes. He is rich and sweet and right. He is part of the world, the atmosphere, the blue sky and the blue water.

– Gwendolyn Brooks

Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun, it falls tenderly, yet sadly, on the heart.

– Washington Irving

My goal now is to dance all the dances as long as I can, and then to sit down contented after the last elegant tango some sweet night and pass on because there wasn’t another dance left in me.

– Robert Fulghum

Breakfast is always the best time for something juicy, sweet and fresh – it just feels like the right way to open the day. There’s no right way, though, when it comes to choosing the fruit.

– Yotam Ottolenghi

Chocolate is not cheating! After a salty meal, you need a little bit of sweet. This is living, not cheating.

– Ali Landry

There comes a moment on a journey when something sweet, something irresistible and charming as wine raised to thirsty lips, wells up in the traveller’s being.

– Patrick MacGill

Life is one grand, sweet song, so start the music.

– Ronald Reagan

Life is short, and it is up to you to make it sweet.

– Sarah Louise Delany

What is a kiss? Why this, as some approve: The sure, sweet cement, glue, and lime of love.

– Robert Herrick

The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.

– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Life is too sweet and too short to express our affection with just our thumbs. Touch is meant for more than a keyboard.

– Kristin Armstrong

What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.

– William Shakespeare

Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun, it falls tenderly, yet sadly, on the heart.

– Washington Irving