Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or an author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes: Daily Inspirational Quotes and Sayings
Home  |  Inspiration  |  Quotes to Live By  |  Deep Quotes  |  Relationships  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Antonio Porchia Quotes

Please enjoy these encouraging quotes by Antonio Porchia.

Flowers are without hope.
Because hope is tomorrow and flowers have no tomorrow.
- Antonio Porchia

Related topics: Nature

I stop wanting what I am looking for,
looking for it.
- Antonio Porchia

Truth has very few friends and those few are suicides.
- Antonio Porchia

The chains that bind us the most closely are the ones we have broken.
- Antonio Porchia

 

One lives in the hope of becoming a memory.
- Antonio Porchia

He who does not fill his world with phantoms remains alone.
- Antonio Porchia

My poverty is not complete: it lacks me.
- Antonio Porchia

Please sign up for my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email using the form below.
Thank You,
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

He who does not know how to create should not know.
- Antonio Porchia

Certainties are arrived at only on foot.
- Antonio Porchia

I keep my hands empty for the sake of what I have had in them.
- Antonio Porchia

God has given a great deal to man, but man would like something from man.
- Antonio Porchia

That in man which cannot be domesticated is not his evil but his goodness.
- Antonio Porchia

If you do not raise your eyes you will think you are the highest point.
- Antonio Porchia

Those who gave away their wings are sad not to see them fly.
- Antonio Porchia

You do not see the river of mourning because it lacks one tear of your own.
- Antonio Porchia

They will say you are on the wrong road,
if it is your own.
- Antonio Porchia

What we pay for with our lives never costs too much.
- Antonio Porchia

He who goes step by step always finds himself level with a step.
- Antonio Porchia

Whatever I take, I take too much or too little;
I do not take the exact amount.
The exact amount is no use to me.
- Antonio Porchia

If you are good to this one and that one,
this one and that one will say that you are good.
If you are good to everyone, no one will say that you are good.
- Antonio Porchia

In a full heart there is room for everything,
and in an empty heart there is room for nothing.
- Antonio Porchia

Infancy is what is eternal, and the rest,
all the rest, is brevity, extreme brevity.
- Antonio Porchia

What words say does not last.
The words last.
Because words are always the same, and what they say is never the same.
- Antonio Porchia

He who has seen everything empty itself is close to
knowing what everything is filled with.
- Antonio Porchia

Set out from any point.
They are all alike.
They all lead to a point of departure.
- Antonio Porchia

The children whom nobody leads by the hand are the
children who know they are children.
- Antonio Porchia

I have been my own disciple and my own master.
And I have been a good disciple but a bad master.
- Antonio Porchia

You're only here for a short visit.
Don't hurry. Don't worry.
And be sure to smell the flowers along the way.
- Walter Hagen

May flowers always line your path and sunshine light your day.
May songbirds serenade you every step along the way.
May a rainbow run beside you in a sky that's always blue.
And may happiness fill your heart each day your whole life through.
- Irish Blessing

Give thanks for the rain in your life
which waters the flowers of your soul.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sisters are different flowers from the same garden.
- Anonymous

Flowers are Nature's messengers -
reminders of an unspeakable beauty.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Earth laughs in flowers.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

We need to find God, and he cannot
be found in noise and restlessness.
God is the friend of silence.
See how nature - trees, flowers, grass-
grows in silence; see the stars,
the moon and the sun, how they move in silence...
We need silence to be able to touch souls.
- Mother Teresa

Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty
out-values all the utilities of the world.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I seldom think about my limitations,
and they never make me sad.
Perhaps there is just a touch of yearning at times;
but it is vague, like a breeze among flowers.
- Helen Keller

I'd never been in play long enough for the flowers
to die in the dressing room.
- Mercedes McCambridge

A cynic is a man who, when he smells flowers,
looks around for a coffin.
- H. L. Mencken

Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light.
- Theodore Roethke

Give me odorous at sunrise a garden of beautiful flowers
where I can walk undisturbed.
- Walt Whitman

People from a planet without flowers would think we
must be mad with joy the whole time to have such things about us.
- Iris Murdoch

From my rotting body, flowers shall grow and I am in
them and that is eternity.
- Edvard Munch

Break open a cherry tree and there are no flowers,
but the spring breeze brings forth myriad blossoms.
- Ikkyu Sojun

A wedding is just like a funeral
except that you get to smell your own flowers.
- Grace Hansen

There are always flowers for those who want to see them.
- Henri Matisse

Flowers always make people better, happier,
and more helpful; they are sunshine,
food and medicine for the soul.
- Luther Burbank

And the heart that is soonest awake to the flowers
is always the first to be touch'd by the thorns.
- Thomas Moore

Help us to be ever faithful gardeners of the spirit,
who know that without darkness nothing comes to birth,
and without light nothing flowers.
- May Sarton

I perhaps owe having become a painter to flowers.
- Claude Monet

Much education today is monumentally ineffective.
All too often we are giving young people cut flowers
when we should be teaching them to grow their own plants.
- John W. Gardner

Art is the unceasing effort to compete with the beauty of flowers -
and never succeeding.
- Gian Carlo Menotti

A wedding is a funeral where you smell your own flowers.
- Eddie Cantor

For myself I hold no preferences among flowers,
so long as they are wild, free, spontaneous.
Bricks to all greenhouses!
Black thumb and cutworm to the potted plant!
- Edward Abbey

Hope is the only bee that makes honey without flowers.
- Robert Green Ingersoll

Let a hundred flowers bloom, let a hundred schools of thought contend.
- Mao Tse-Tung

I take care of my flowers and my cats.
And enjoy food.
And that's living.
- Ursula Andress

Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made and forgot to put a soul into.
- Henry Ward Beecher

A fox is a wolf who sends flowers.
- Ruth Brown

Little things seem nothing, but they give peace,
like those meadow flowers which individually seem odorless
but all together perfume the air.
- Georges Bernanos

Let your children be as so many flowers,
borrowed from God.
If the flowers die or wither, thank God for a summer loan of them.
- Samuel Rutherford

The flowers anew, returning seasons bring;
but beauty faded has no second spring.
- Ambrose Philips

The advice I am giving always to all my students is
above all to study the music profoundly...
music is like the ocean, and the instruments are little or bigger islands,
very beautiful for the flowers and trees.
- Andres Segovia

Nothing can beat the smell of dew and flowers and the
odor that comes out of the earth when the sun goes down.
- Ethel Waters

The Herbs ought to be distilled when they are in their greatest vigor,
and so ought the Flowers also.
- Nicholas Culpeper

I like to be bought flowers and taken out for dinner.
I like a man to be a gentleman.
I don't like to be treated as if I am brainless.
I like to be respected and to give respect.
- Sharon Stone

God writes the Gospel not in the Bible alone,
but also on trees, and in the flowers and clouds and stars.
- Martin Luther

Children in a family are like flowers in a bouquet:
there's always one determined to face in an opposite
direction from the way the arranger desires.
- Marcelene Cox

For a writer, published works are like fallen flowers,
but the expected new work is like a calyx waiting to blossom.
- Cao Yu

It's so nice to get flowers while you can still smell the fragrance.
- Lena Horne

From the very fountain of enchantment there arises
a taste of bitterness to spread anguish amongst the flowers.
- Lucretius

Before the flowers of friendship faded friendship faded.
- Gertrude Stein


Thank you for visiting: Antonio Porchia Quotes.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

You can also browse my large collection of Inspirational Quotes.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Inspirational Quotes






All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy,
our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.