Smell Quotes by Peter Garrett, Linda Ellerbee, Harry Reid, Kathy Hilton, Francis Bacon, Patience Gray and many others.
Heap not on this mound
roses that she
loved so well
; why bewilder her with roses that she cannot see
the scent? Smell yourself!
I love men – everything
about them: the way
they look, the way they smell, the way they feel. I love their minds
I think that everything starts
to go to hell
when you start
smelling your own farts and complimenting yourself on how
great they smell. We’re not going to turn into fart-smellers.
Books, books, books. It was not that I read so much. I read and re-read the same
ones. But all of them were necessary
to me. Their presence
, their smell, the letters
of their titles
, and the texture
of their leather bindings.
I love the smell of a mans skin
When you go into a person
‘s house, and you smell that wash
smell, it’s the human
, not the cat’s. Cats want everything to be clean around
them. They want where they live to be clean, they clean themselves, they want a clean litter box
I love to smoke things; there’s usually something always in the pot outside
. That smell of something in the smoker
me of home
at the Limited once asked
me, ‘Why do you work
?’ She said, ‘You made a lot of money as a young
man, so why are you still working?’ I had never thought
about it before
. Forced to consider
it, I told her, ‘You know why? Because I think that if you stop to smell the roses, you’ll get hit
by a truck
The smell of money is good, come whence
it may. [Alluding to Vespasian’s tax
Honor is an old-world thing; but it smells sweet to those in whose
hand it is strong.
need to have red lipstick
what. You can have a great outfit
, but it will always give you that extra little
pop. I also love perfume. It doesn’t even matter what the perfume is. I like to smell sweet.
I love the smell of frying liver
. It kind
of releases a sweetness
into the air, and it kind of prickles your nose, and it kind of makes you awake
… it gets me excited
touch of the bow
, smell of the virginal Green – one more, and my bosom
life with an ecstasy
Hallo! A great deal
of steam! the pudding
was out of the copper
. A smell like a washing-day! That was the cloth. A smell like an eating-house and a pastrycook’s next
door to each other, with a laundress’s next door
to that. That was the pudding.
It is almost as hard for us to sense our own species quality
as it is to sense our species smell.
A nose that can see is worth two
Sometimes a certain project
will have a smell… It will have a little stench about it. That is a warning signal
. You know it’s going to be a nightmare
. You know they are not going to like it, and it’s not worth it
The press is a watchdog. Not an attack
dog. Not a lapdog. A watchdog. Now, a watchdog can’t be right all the time. He doesn’t bark
only when he sees
or smells something that’s dangerous
. A good watchdog barks at things that are suspicious
Why this cult of wilderness
?… because we like the taste of freedom; because we like the smell of danger.
You stick your nose in the dirt until
something that smells good.
I love the smell of paper in the morning; it smells like victory
No perfume. Because I want to know how
you smell – right off the bat. Don’t mask
it up. I need to know how you smell because I need to know how we connect. A smell is a big thing
. Don’t cover that.
The air was stifling
, but he liked it because it was stifling city air, full of excitingly unpleasant smells, dangerous music
, and the distant sound of warring police tribes
My favorite animal
to hunt is probably elk
. There’s nothing like the sound of a bugling bull splitting
the cold air
at first light
. And that smell is unmistakable. Once you experience their musk
in the wild there’s no going back! A close second would be a varmint hunt.
This is going to make me sound really weird
and stalkery, but I’ve bought
the aftershaves of all my ex-boyfriends. Sometimes I like to smell them and be like ‘aah, that’s Charlie
… aah that’s Dan’.
I’ll usually wash my hair and let it air-dry wavy, but if I’m just in a hang-out mood
, I won’t even wash it. I’ll wait
until it smells.
Love is something that hangs up behind
door and smells of Lysol.
First, I eat healthy
; it comes from the inside
out. If you eat right, your skin, hair, nails
will look good. The same if you have negative
thoughts – they can give you a bad look, too; we reflect
what we eat and think. We also taste and smell what we eat. Being happy
and doing what I love really reflects
to be a pessimist
, and maybe
that’s a good thing because I don’t stop to smell the roses – which is not a good personal
thing. I don’t stop and enjoy those moments. Always on to the next and never in the moment.
I’ve always lived by the ocean
and I always will. There’s nothing like taking
a walk and being able to smell the ocean breeze
I will always smell good.
IвЂ™m not a child. DonвЂ™t talk
to me like I am. (Kiara) No, youвЂ™re worse. YouвЂ™re an adult
who still thinks
the world is a beautiful place
, filled with people who will help
you just for the sake
of being nice
. Wake up and smell the bloodbath and humility
the rest of us have to cope
The smell of death was thick
in the city of Vara?asi. And in Tokyo
as well. And yet the birds blissfully sang
My dad always told me: ‘Stop and look back and appreciate
what you’ve done; stop and smell the flowers.’
I was 21, and rehearsing
a play, took a fall and was in a coma
for a few
days. And when I recovered, I’d lost
my sense of smell completely.
In an enclosed space
, a camel’s breath can change
of the room. Not only just the smell, they literally seem to change the atmospheric pressure
. It’s so disgusting
. It’s like they have eight
stomachs each more rancid then the next and it just comes out of their mouth.
I think that any time a person comes face-to-face
with their own mortality – close enough to Death that they can smell its breath – they have a choice
: 1) Fall to pieces
; 2) Reassemble yourself and keep walking
of the air live on the smells Of fruit
; and joy, with pinions light, roves round The gardens
, or sits singing in the trees.
EA: Is it the smoke that smells like vanilla? Audience: Yeah
. EA: Yeah, they do that to mask the chemicals
that are actually killing
When I write about a 15-year old, I jump
, I return
to the days when I was that age. It’s like a time machine
. I can remember everything. I can feel the wind. I can smell the air. Very actually. Very vividly
Home, home — a few small rooms
, stiflingly over-inhabited by a man, by a periodically teeming woman, by a rabble
and girls of all ages. No air, no space; an understerilized prison
, and smells.
As a chef
my sense of taste and smell are extremely important. But of all the senses, sight is the one I’d fear losing
This is not Winterfell
‘, he told him as he cut
with fork and dagger
. ‘On the Wall, a man gets only what he earns. You’re no ranger
, only a green
boy with the smell of summer still on you.
Let’s keep the chemists over here and the food over here, that’s my feeling. What do I know? But that is a big aspect
food is their ability
to artificially taint the colors and the smells and stuff
to stimulate appetite
Coffee on an airplane always smells bad. Whenever it is served
the whole cabin
stinks of it.
I always love the smell of a bat and a glove
, or a hockey puck
in the winter
I detest my past
, and anyone else
‘s. I detest resignation
, professional heroism
and obligatory beautiful feelings. I also detest the decorative arts
, voices making announcements
, aerodynamism, boy scouts, the smell of moth balls
of the moment, and drunken
Sometimes it’s nice of someone to tell you what you smell like.
I like expensive-looking, nuanced, hour-long dramas
that don’t smell like regular TV
. That and cheap, funny
shows that feel like one guy
made them by himself. So … artisanal television
Nothing can beat the smell of dew
and flowers and the odor
that comes out of the earth when the sun goes
is good if you do your best
and work hard. A man who works hard stinks only to the ones that have nothing to do but smell.
I bought a packet of TrojanВ® Ultra Pleasure Extra Sensitive condoms: вЂNo. 1 in AMERICAвЂ™. They smell nothing like a positive
me on the mouth. Her mouth tasted
like iced coffee and cardamom, and I was overwhelmed
by the taste, her hot skin and the smell of unwashed hair. I was confused
, but not unwilling
. I would have let her do anything to me.
My girlfriend always told me, ‘Send
roses while they can still smell them, tell people you love them while they can still hear.’
In the past, I had particularly
loved her smell. She always smelled freshed, freshly washed or of freshed laundry
or fresh sweat or freshly loved
Books for general reading always smell bad; the odor of common
people hangs around them.
I think pot should be legal
. I donвЂ™t smoke it, but I like the smell of it.
I did the cover of Cigar Aficionado, so I’m supposed
to talk about loving
cigars. I’ve smoked
them a couple of times. My father used to smoke cigars. I love the idea
and the concept
, and I love the smell of cigars
A faint smell of lilac filled the air. There was always lilac in this part of town
. Where there were grandmothers, there was always lilac.
they made fajita cologne
, because that stuff smells good. What’s that you’re wearing? That’s sizzlin’!
I grabbed my book and opened it up. I wanted to smell it. Heck, I wanted to kiss it. Yes, kiss it. That’s right, I am a book kisser
. Maybe that’s kind of perverted or maybe it’s just romantic
and highly intelligent
The smell of a freshly printed book is the best smell in the world.
the smell of gasoline – she always says, ‘Mummy
, keep the door open,’ when I’m filling up
the car. I’ve heard
it is one of the most preferred
scents in the world – maybe that’s something to study
for my next fragrance!
They’re not so much fans
of independent movies
are they are of independent theatres. They like small theaters
with a vague
, septic smell. They’re not wild about the newfangled theaters with the assigned
the sweet heavy
smell grew very much less
. For though the whole fire had not been put out, a good bit of it had, and what remained
smelled very largely
of burnt Marsh
-wiggle, which is not at all an enchanting
Although I don’t know Oslo
at all, there is something about the feel or the smell of the place that feels like home, which is quite interesting
I like fresh and clean. I don’t ever want anyone to smell me and say, ‘Oh that guy
is wearing a lot of cologne.’ I want people to smell me and say, ‘You smell really good!’ I think there is a difference
Kitchens were different
then, too – not only what came out of them, but their smells and sounds. A hot pie cooling
smells different from a frozen
I love to smell like roses, literally all day
It definitely happens
more often than you would think when someone comes up and you’re like: “He’s really attractive
and seems really nice
,” and it just doesn’t work if he smells bad.
are always new to us, if they come with the smell of heaven
If ya’ smell what The Rock is cookin’!
I’ve been sniffing out the guys
in my English
class (to the extent
that this is possible
cut), but they smell the same way they always do: like feet and testicles
. As opposed
to freesias. I don’t want to keep sniffing them, Lyd. – Letter from Seb to Lyd.
Women like to use products
that other women say work. The Internet will be a big opportunity
, but you cant
smell a fragrance there yet.
I’m really into coconut oil for everything. I cook
it, eat it, put it in my hair, and use it as body lotion
. I put it on my face, too – day cream
, night cream, whatever. I love the smell. It reminds me of the beach
. I’m not particular on what brand
as long as it’s organic.
No coffee is ever quite as good as it smells.
If you admire
somebody, you should go ahead and tell them. People never get the flowers while they can still smell them.
Oh my God. I thought I was going to have an aneurysm right there in line
. Your hair smells really good? Your hair smells really good? Who did he think he was? James Bond
? You don’t tell someone their hair smells good. Not in a mall.
You know, I love plays
. I love the smell of a theater
. The old rooms and the carpet
and all that stuff. I love to tell stories
. Even before I was doing music, I saw
myself as a director
Well may hee smell fire, whose gowne burnes.
When Death puts
out our Flame, the Snuff
will tell, If we were Wax
, or Tallow by the smell.
The best smell is bread; the best saver
, salt; the best love
, that of children.
The memories that I have are mostly
at our old ranch
, out in Agoura. We used to go out there every Saturday
. I can smell the oak
trees. I can see it so clearly.
smells like burnt hair. Sounds great, but smells lousy. Now fear… fear you can taste! Let’s see, fear kinda tastes like… like peaches
, peaches covered
with fresh bone marrow
What airs outblown from ferny dells And clover-bloom and sweet brier smells.
People are different when you can smell them and look up
close, you know?
The greatest gift
is our own eyes, sense of smell, and abilities to deduce.
When one tears
away the veils
and shows them naked
, people’s souls
give off such a pungent smell of decay.
Can words describe
the fragrance of the very breath of spring – that delicious commingling of the perfume of arbutus, the odor of pines, and the snow
– soaked soil just warming
I’ve always been in love
with the States. When I was a kid, we would take these long summer holidays
, and all over. I fell in love with the people, the food, even the smell. You don’t necessarily
get that in old Europe.
Anything is possible when your man smells like Old Spice and not a lady
. I’m on a horse.
The writing I love has something memorable
in it – an image, a smell. It’s the connection between
the moment and the whole concept, weaving
together with the macro
so that it has a hold on people – that’s writing.
If your kitchen
smells good, your food lost something.
The idea that women don’t smell fine
on our own is a problem
There are two things
I love about Temescal. One is the sense of space that you get when you get to the top. You can see for ages. You can see the ocean spread
out before you, but you also feel like you’re in the mountains
. And second is the smell of it, which I love most when I’ve been traveling
a long time
A woman is like beer
. They look good, they smell good, and you’d step
over your own mother just to get one!
Everywhere I go I smell fresh paint
I think that when you smell good, you feel good
. You know how when you’re in a room and someone else smells good, you’re like, ‘Where is that?’
smell is horses. In fact, most of the time, I do smell like horses.
Concentrate on how good if feels to be alive
. No matter what. Just to see the color of the sky, just to smell the air, and feel the wind in your face
RangerвЂ™s gonna hate
said. вЂњBetter to get shot
than to have to explain
. Bad enough I got a horse that smells like his shower gel.
Jesus is not a candle. A company
in South Dakota
candles with the scent of Jesus. You light one and your friends says, Christ, what’s that smell?
Hear, hear,” said the Dog, raising
her head. “It’s always better to be doing, Prince. Besides
, you don’t smell like a coward
, so you can’t be one.
The body of a dead
enemy always smells sweet.
I don’t know what that gas
is made of, but it can’t smell any worse than Ernie Johnson
‘s gym bag
Make yourself smell nice. I even wear perfume sometimes when I’m alone
as nice as th’ smell o’ good clean earth, except
th’ smell o’ fresh growin’ things when th’ rain falls
In fact, everybody
up smelling nice. I go further
, there is not an excuse
, ever, not to smell nice, particularly your feet.
sunrise, there’s a real mist in the air. I think of the mountains. You can smell the farm fields. You can smell the dirt and the lights
and the whole sun.
When I was still quite young I had a complete
presentiment of life. It was like the nauseating smell of cooking escaping
from a ventilator: you don’t have to have eaten it to know that it would make you throw up.
I love doing laundry! It’s so satisfying
. I love the way it smells. I love doing the sheets.
Baseball is my escape
. The sights, the sounds, the way the park
smells. There is truly
no place I would rather be than at a game.
You loved a man with more hands than a parade
of beggars,В and here you stand. Heart like a four-poster bed
. Heart like a canvas
. Heart leaking
something so strong they can smell it in the street
Of the smells, bread; of the tastes, salt.
I love New York, I love the smell of New York… I love the subway
I bought Jayne Mansfield’s mansion
in L.A. after her death. I had met her in England
her perfume. When I moved
in, I could smell her, and I saw her apparition.
I rather like the smell of absurdity
in the morning.
How could I have known that murder
can sometimes smell like honeysuckle?
There are ways of dying
that don’t end in funerals
. Types of death you can’t smell.
I’d kiss you, but you smell like a gym bag.
of the intellect is to catalog
. But cataloging doesn’t change anything. If we call it a rose, or by any other name
, it still smells as sweet. The name doesn’t really matter. It is convenient
prefers the soft sound of the wind darting over the face of the pond
, the smell of the wind itself cleansed by a midday
rain, or scented with pinon pine
. The air is precious
to the red man, for all things
are the same breath – the animals, the trees, the man.
It’s so nice to get flowers while you can still smell the fragrance.
, the smell of burgers
wafts down from the stands.
Smell that? You smell that? Napalm, son. Nothing else in the world smells like that. I love the smell of napalm
in the morning.
I wish people would turn off
, go outside, talk to people, touch people
, lick people, enjoy each other’s company and smell each other on the rump.
I have the feeling that behind a certain dimension we cannot anymore
see, understand, feel, smell, hear – nothing. What people are calling
God I am not defining
, but I am a ‘possibilitiest.’
Once you fall for someone, their smell can be a powerful thing. Women will wear their boyfriends’ T-shirts, and throughout
tales in history
men have held
on to their lover’s handkerchief
I smell blood. I’m like a pit bull
. Once I taste blood I’m on you .. and I’m about to taste blood.
Sudden Light I have been here before, But when or how I cannot tell: I know the grass beyond
the door, The sweet keen
smell, The sighing sound, the light around the shore
What’s the inside of a shark
smell like? I always thought it would smell like chicken
This league is about trying to smell where the weakness is.
We kiss. Her hands are freezing
on my face, and she tastes like coffee and the smell of the onion
is still stuck
in my nose, and my lips are all dry from the endless
winter. And it’s awesome
I have learned that real angels don’t have gossamer white robes
and Cherubic skin, they have calloused hands and smell of the days’ sweat.
foods, the nose acts
always as a sentinal and cries. ‘Who goes there?’
Mothers smell blood before the wound
is given. We see the rent place on the child’s arm
before the arrow strikes
The smell rewards the care.
Most of our childhood is stored not in photos
, but in certain biscuits
, lights of day, smells, textures of carpet.
The smell of roasting
meat together with that of burning fruit wood and dried herbs, as voluptuous
as incense in a church
, is enough to turn anyone into a budding
I leaned across
the table towards
the crumb-thrower. “Do that again,” I said, loud
enough to be heard over the opera singer
, Dolly, my mother, and the smell of the breadsticks, “and I will sell your firstborn child to the devil
I love the smell of a man’s skin.
Feelings are like chemicals, the more you analyze
them the worse they smell.
I love the smell of a theater. The old rooms and the carpet and all that stuff. I love to tell stories. Even before I was doing music, I saw myself as a director. So most of my songs come in a play form, you know, where there are characters
and stories, so I like to go beyond just the song
Any woman I know can smell a boyfriend a mile away. Women are intuitive
, they know when a guy is interested
but heвЂ™s not going to be there for her in that boyfriend-y way.
Starting a novel
is opening a door on a misty
landscape; you can still see very little but you can smell the earth and feel the wind blowing
Being a cult figure in one’s own lifetime
I am afraid is not at all pleasant. However I do not find that it tends
one up: in my case at any rate
it makes me feel extremely small and inadequate
. But even the nose of a very modest idol
cannot remain entirely
untickled by the sweet smell of incense.
I don’t want to hold you and feel so helpless
I don’t want to smell you and lose my senses And smile in slow motion
With eyes in love.
When I was a boy, I thought scent was contained in dewdrops on flowers and if I got up very early
in the morning, I could collect it and make perfume.
I’ve always lived by the ocean, and I always will. There’s nothing like taking a walk and being able to smell the ocean breeze.
MS-DOS isn’t dead, it just smells that way.
An author knows
his landscape best; he can stand around, smell the wind, get a feel for his place.
When I read, I want to be fully
transported to another place. I want to feel things, smell things.
cooks anymore. To me, to watch your parents cook, and to have a house that smells warm
and delicious, is a very vital
memory that I think kids
don’t really have anymore.
I do love when men wear cologne – if I get a hint
of it, I want to move closer
so I can smell it more.
I think smells, like sounds, can be so much immediately affecting.
I want to be careful
not to throw all this away. This is happiness
. I think this is what happiness is. I haven
‘t got it yet, but I can sense it out there. I feel I’m close to it. Some days, I’m so close I can almost smell it.
I love reality. I love the world. I love the smell of it. I love it.
And then something truly bizarre
happened. I could feel his touch through our eyes. I couldn’t look away from him. The girl in front
of him seemed to disappear
, and all there was in the hallway
was him and the sweet, beautiful smell of his blood.
Sam was waiting for her,his gaze sweeping
over her. “Looks great.” “I look like a geek
said. “I smell like a brewery. And I need a bra.” “My dream date.
You’re right. Everyone in this room with a pulse
to smell really good. Okay. Back in the box, better safe than sorry
the scent and smells… the feel of a common childhood.
Ego is like a room of your own, a room with a view
with the temperature
and the smells and the music that you like. You want it your own way. You’d just like to have a little peace, you’d like to have a little happiness, you know, just gimme a break.
If you don’t smell nice before the game, it’s going to be pretty bad during and after.
Where I am they can smell out a hurricane
. My house survived
Hurricane Hazel, but it didn’t get past Hugo
So I was right, wasn’t I? It’s still you, even in wolf
form.’ He grunted. No sudden uncontrollable urges
to go kill something?’ He rolled his eyes
. Hey, you’re the one who was worried
.’ I paused. ‘And I don’t smell like dinner, right?’ I got a real look for that one. Just covering
all the bases
Most of the people I admire, they usually smell funny and don’t get out much. It’s true. Most of them are either dead or not feeling well
One of the things that you’re not really in control
of – apart from everything – is your smell.
It is sometimes very hard to tell the difference between history and the smell of skunk
Does anyone smell roasting meat?’ said Razo, ‘Oh, wait, it’s just Geric’s face.
I love the scents of winter! For me, it’s all about the feeling you get when you smell pumpkin
spice, cinnamon, nutmeg, gingerbread
If you smell good, you feel good, and your day’s fabulous
My friend has hand soap
that smells like coconut. It’s nice. Unless your hands are dirty from coconuts
I love using
Moroccan Oil. It makes my hair feel great and I love the smell.
People for the most part can smell lies, at least I thought that until I saw audiences applaud
at Carlos Mencia.
I love unisex
perfumes because men don’t realize
they’re attracted to the way that other men smell. I’m like, ‘I smell like a dude right now
, and you don’t even know!’
I will absolutely admit
that the feel and smell of sea spray
and wind on my face will be very welcome
. I will be happy
to come back to Earth, our beautiful planet, when it is time.
The thing that makes vivid
writing is when the reader is in the body of the story, the body of the character. Things smell like something
; there’s weather
, there’s texture, there’s light.
Can you stand a little closer?” “Hmm?” “You smell good. I like to smell you.
I get facials. I get a manicure
and pedicure every week
. I get my hair cut
, and I oil myself down from head to toe
. I got that from my brother
. I was so impressed
with how high maintenance
he was. When he left the room, you could still smell him for an hour.
Old Vespas are very appealing
to me. I love the way they feel. I love the way they smell. I love the curves
on them. I have one of the earliest
Vespas ever made, from the 1950s.
The moral sense is a natural faculty in us like the sense of smell or of touch.
I just prefer wood. I like the smell. To me, it’s a lot cheaper
than electric or gas, and it’s more convenient. It’s just a better heat to me.
the silent rose of the sun And rain, the blood-rose living
in its smell, With this paper, this dust. That states
The sense of smell in all dogs is their primary doorway
to the world around them.
You go from movies where you are
wearing nice clothes
and you’re trying to smell good to a movie
where you are in water and you are wet
all day, and you are dealing
with that elements
, it gets rough, but it was definitely something I wanted to try.
I’m kind of a crazy
person about hand sanitizer. I carry the plain ones that smell like aloe, from Target
When I cook certain dishes
, I smell my grandmother
‘s kitchen, my grandmother’s smells. I thought, ‘What a wonderful way to tell a story.’
I really like the smell of the tennis
balls, the new ones. I don’t need to do it, but it’s just my habit
, what I do on the court
when we change for the new tennis balls
. I just smell them. Maybe it’s for luck. I’ve been doing it all my life
Between the covers of the books that no one had ever read again, in the old parchments damaged
by dampness, a livid flower had prospered, and in the air that had been the purest
in the house an unbearable
smell of rotten memories floated.
A flower doesn’t count the number of bees that come nor does it pump
up its smell just when you walk by. Its nature, as is ours, is to expand
itself no matter if anyone ever loves us back.
You can never get the smell of smoke out. Like the smell of failure
For the sense of smell, almost more than any other, has the power
to recall memories and it’s a pity we use it so little.
And as much as I do believe in paying homage
to those who have gone, let’s give people their love while they’re still here and they can smell those flowers.
I love paperwhites – they smell heavenly
and you can often pick them up from a big home improvement
store garden center
already planted in pretty terra cotta pots.
How can you smell this good after the kind of crappy day
we’ve had?” “I sweat perfume. Like all girls.
Nora said: ‘I love you, Nicky, because you smell nice and know such fascinating
Whatever a guidebook says, wether or not you leave somewhere
with a sense of the place is entirely a matter of smell and instinct
I have a lucky
perfume. I love beautiful smells, but I save one of my favorite
perfumes to wear only when I feel like I need some extra luck.
Soul, soul is nothing. Can you see it, smell it, touch it? No.
Pretty soon the only people left without a girlfriend will be me and Wendell the school janitor
, and he smells like windex.” “At least you know he’s still available
I have these surreal
moments where IвЂ™m like вЂIвЂ™m pregnant with Jake
GyllenhaalвЂ™s babyвЂ™ and вЂIвЂ™m telling Robert
Pattinson that he smells of sex
.вЂ™ But youвЂ™re acting
, so the focus is on the work.
Your mouth smells like my jock
is not arty. It doesn’t smell of turpentine, and I’m not knee-high in paper.
Well, have you ever thought of bathing
?’ I asked, turning
away. ‘No one wants
who smells worse than their outhouse. And who knows what creatures are living in that hair?
I read in a book once that a rose by any other name would smell as sweet, but I’ve never been able to believe it. I don’t believe
a rose WOULD be as nice if it was called a thistle or a skunk cabbage
I like a man who smells good. Puts on cologne; lotions his body. It keeps me wanting
. I like feeling that way.
always smells good to me.
You are the only person who loves me in the world,” said Elizabeth
. “When you talk to me
I smell violets.
If books could have more, give more, be more, show more, they would still need readers
to them sound and smell and light and all the rest that canвЂ™t be in books. The book needs you.
I know every book of mine by its smell, and I have but to put my nose
between the pages to be reminded of all sorts of things.
A light wind blew
through here that carried with it scents of sadness and loss
, not recognizable
odors but smells that corresponded to nothing, chimerical fragrances able to evoke melancholic memories.
is not religion, and the origins
of religion lie
somewhere completely different. They lie anyway, these roses smell too sweet and the deep roar of the breaking waves
is too splendid
, to do justice
to such weighty matters
Liza poured thick batter
from a pitcher
onto a soapstone griddle. The hot cakes rose like little hassocks, and small volcanoes formed
and erupted on them until they were ready
to be turned. A cheerful brown
, they were, with tracings of darker
brown. And the kitchen was full of the good sweet smell of them.
He smelled cold water
and cold intrepid green. Those early flowers smelled like cold water. Their fragrance was not the still perfume of high summer; it was the smell of cold, raw green.
A gut-string classical Spanish guitar
, a sweet, lovely little lady. The smell of it. Even now, to open a guitar case, when it’s an old wooden
guitar, I could crawl
in and close the lid
I was bullied
by a freshman named
Jeanine. She was black and supremely racist
. Jeanine used to say, ‘Brownie, go back to your country. You smell of curry
,’ or ‘Do you smell curry coming?’
I think that style
, taste, and choices
in general are forged
by everything that surrounds
you – everything you see, taste, touch, smell and hear. So of course, my family
has influenced me as a person and in my own style
, but so have all the experiences that I went through as an individual
Before a show, you might have aches or pains
, or it’s a bad rainy day
, or it’s too humid. We all complain
about stuff. But… how do I put this poetically? Once it’s the roar of the crowd and the smell of the greasepaint, forget it
. Once the adrenaline kicks
in and your chest expands, you forget about all that.
I try to convey
what it feels like and sounds like and smells like and looks like inside of my particular skin, to move through the world as a black American
woman in her mid-twenties.
You don’t want to spend your time around people who make you hold your breath. You can’t fill up when you’re holding
your breath. And writing is about filling up, filling up when you are empty, letting images
and ideas and smells run down like water – just as writing is also about dealing with the emptiness
You dont have to be a political
genius to sniff the smell of blood in the water.
A rose by any other name may smell as sweet, but a woman called by a devaluing name will only be weakened
by the misnomer.
Then, as one hand tightened on me and his other ran gently
over my hair, I noticed
something. He didn’t smell right.
I remember when
I came home from the hospital
after having my son
, I wore a Narciso Rodriguez black coat
. Then, I was using this fragrance that I had created
. I walk by that coat, and it still smells like that fragrance. It takes you right there.
He doesn’t bring many girls round unless
they’re part of a job – but also ’cause his smell can sometimes kill kittens
Success is like a fart – only your own smells nice.
We plan, we toil, we suffer
– in the hope of what? A camel-load of idol’s eyes? The title
deeds of Radio
City? The empire
of Asia? A trip to the moon
? No, no, no, no. Simply to wake just in time to smell coffee and bacon and eggs.
Your lips, beloved
, are like a honeycomb: honey and milk are under the tongue. And the smell of your clothes is like the smell of my home.
I’ve always been in love with the States. When I was a kid, we would take these long summer holidays in Texas, Nashville, and all over. I fell in love with the people, the food, even the smell.
I do believe that using fragrance is a plus
. It’s one of our senses and it’s be a waste
not to use our sense of smell. I also think smell is something that tells a lot about a person.
I come to writing from hearing great stories as a child in Louisiana
, where the mark of a person was his or her ability to be a raconteur. I also come to writing as a professional actress
whose body has been trained
to listen and smell and inhabit characters without judgment
: I’ve never seen so much manure
stock horses. They pack
’em in 27 a car. Jacob: how do you stand the smell? Wade: what smell?
, you have to be particularly careful not to alienate the reader by making the material
seem too lived-in. It mustn’t have too much
of the smell of yourself, otherwise
the reader will be unable
to make it her own.
I know how to live here, I know how everything smells, and tastes, and is. What could I ever search
for in the world, except this again?
You can’t expect
a man in a dung heap to smell sweet.
Another way to be awakened
by the beauty and complexity
of the word is to get a dog. Small Things
like a plant
that I had passed a thousand
time and never given a second thought to. But the dog is curious
. And the dog stops and wants to smell this and smell that. And the dog makes you look and focus and take the time.
I been saying it for years: church is full of sneaky
as honest souls, and they are perpetuators our here looking for women just like you, with giant holes
in your hearts, and they can smell when you got a good job
and when you lonely
I still love the book-ness of books, the smell of books: I am a book fetishistвЂ”books to me are the coolest
and most wonderful things
I even love the smell of books.
One smell of brimstone makes the whole world kin.
I have a very keen sense of smell and always associate
certain people and places with particular fragrances. For me, nothing is more likely to set a mood than certain scents. I find I vary
the perfume I use depending
on the climate and the time of day
. However a few great perfumes seem to work for most occasions
My favourite smell on a man is Lynx and Marc Jacobs.
I don’t want to be taken
and smell the flowers. I want to be told something I couldn’t have been told any other way
Would I be as strong as that once I did that thing Christophe was talking about? Blooming? Would I smell like a bakery item
? Or was that just him? Did he use pie filling for cologne?
To understand history,’ Chacko said, ‘we have to go inside and listen to what they’re saying. And look at the books and the pictures on the wall. And smell the smells.
From so much of this seriously-intended pornography
there rises, even when it is lewdly or boisterously comic
, the acrid smell, unmistakable, of self-dislike.
I wish people would turn off their computers, go outside, talk to people, touch people, lick people, enjoy each other’s company and smell each other on the rump
The family that I live for only breathes the air that smells of combat
sounds like a carnival
and the microphone
smells like a beer. And they sit at the bar and put bread in my jar and say, man, what are you doing here?
My favourite smell is bleach
. If I walk into the house and there’s things being bleached, it just makes me feel at home, euphoric
Space has its own unique
smell. So whenever a vehicle docks
, or if guys are out doing a spacewalk, the smell of space when you open up the hatch is very distinct
. It’s kind of like a burning-metal smell, if you can imagine what that would smell like.
You hang out with trash
and you start to smell like garbage
I am inside someone
me. I look
out from his eyes. Smell
what fouled tunes
to his breath. Love his
You are eating the sea, that’s it, only the sensation of a gulp of sea water
has been wafted out of it by some sorcery
, and you are on the verge
you don’t know what, mermaids or the sudden smell of
kelp on the ebb tide
or a poem you read once, something connected
with the flavor of life itself.
My favourite smell is the smell of cut grass, and the sound of sprinklers going on.
If peace had a smell,it would be the smell of a library full of old, leather-bound books.
And for the rest of the night, he couldnвЂ™t quite forget the smell of her perfume. Or maybe it was the soft sound of her chuckle
. Or maybe it was neither
of those things. Maybe it was just her.
I actually get quite sad
when I smell bacon.
The more you kick
something that’s dead, the worse it smells.
I loved to be alone in the woods
, especially in the late fall when everything is crisp and golden, the leaves the color of fire, and it smells like things turning into earth. I loved the silence – the only sound the steady drum
of the hooves and the horse’s breathing
They had been corrupted
by money, and he had been corrupted by sentiment
. Sentiment was the more dangerous, because you couldnвЂ™t name its price. A man open to bribes was to be relied upon below
a certain figure, but sentiment might uncoil in the heart at a name, a photograph
, even a smell remembered.
The flower that smells the sweetest is shy and lowly
I didn’t go to many movies. My mom would make a family outing
and bring chicken in the theater. Smell up the whole place. The most impactful movies were ‘Godfather
II’ and ‘Scarface
‘. I loved the human complexity, and those movies are so well shot. Cinematic greatness
. I really stopped
going in my early twenties.
For Father’s Day, my kids always give me a bottle
of cologne called English Leather. It’s appropriate
! To them I always smell like a wallet.
But one thing
she [Rachel] did believe in was love. She believed
that you could smell it, that you could taste it, that it could change the entire
course of your life.
The oven became hotter
and hotter, and Hansel began to sweat. Then a delicious smell wafted to his nostrils. Oh no! he thought. I’m cooking! He sniffed at the air. And I smell delicious!
, I swear
to God, doesn’t live in the heart. It lives in the senses. And sometimes, all I want to do is cut off my nose so I can’t smell her, hack
my fingers off at the joint
There is, however, a strange
, musty smell in the air that reminds me of something…hmm
…yes…I’ve got it…there’s a VMS nearby
, or I’m a Blit.
He couldn’t tell that this was one of those occasions a man never forgets
: a small cicatrice had been made on the memory, a wound that would ache
whenever certain things combined
– the taste of gin at mid-day, the smell of flowers under a balcony
, the clang of corrugated iron
, an ugly
from perch to perch.
When she bleeds the smells I know change colour
. There is iron in her soul on those days. She smells like a gun
Childhood is measured
out by sounds and smells and sights, before the dark hour of reason grows
And the whole online
thing is like, I just, that to me is a world that doesn’t exist. It’s not something you could touch or lick or smell. And as my eyes get worse, it’s very hard to read. And there’s no money
in it. I mean, it’s like they pay
, like the best you can go is 1970 prices
The smell of the carpet in a hotel
room is the same everywhere.
On a man, I love Tom Ford’s Tobacco Vanille. But I wear Orchid Soleil – I love a sweet smell.
always smoothed out her thinking processes
– nothing was as calming
as creaming butter – and when the kitchen was warm from the oven overheating and the smell of baking chocolate
, she took final stock of where she’d been and where she was going. Everything was fine.
It comes with being sixteen
,” Mom said. “You teenagers
, you go into a cocoon
when you turn fifteen and don’t come out for years.” “So they become butterflies
when they finally come out?” my little sister Christina
asked. “No,” Mom said. “They’re still caterpillars
, only now they’re big fat caterpillars that smell.
inside me tick like a criminal. My mind works like theirs, and criminals
can smell it when they’re around me – but I choose not to use it in a bad way
. I just choose to do good things
Yes, e-commerce is a strange situation
for an old guy like me
. You can buy a TV online, OK, but to buy a dress or shoes? Ugh. The customer
has to go back to the store and breathe
and smell and have a good time
. Because shopping is a good time – like going to a nice restaurant
I remember as a child going to an exhibit
about the Soviet Union
, and every paper had this alien
smell. The paper and the ink were all exported. It was like a piece
of cheese from that country, you could touch it, feel it, smell it, and it was different.
If you can see it, hear it, feel it, taste it, touch it, or smell it, you can be present
with it. It is of the present moment
, and so it brings to you the opportunity to be present with it.
So there you have it, a lifetime of first smelling the books, they all smell wonderful, reading the books, loving the books, and remembering the books.
always order hot drinks. They aren’t going to drink them; but they can feel the warmth
and smell them if they’re hot, and that is so good.
Her nightmare clung to her like the smell of smoke to cloth.
Keep it simple. Tell the truth. People can smell the truth.
always told me how good I smelt. He said to me he had never smelt Chanel
smell like that on anybody!
To smell, though well, is to stink.
fate is not just whose cooking smells good, but which way the wind blows
I still have that new senator
He leans his face close to mine and wraps
his fingers around my chin. His hand smells like metal. When was the last time
he held a gun, or a knife?
I don’t like to chase
. You can smell when someone is chasing
an audience and it’s not good.
I like money. It’s fun to fold
and smell and look at. It’s just plain fun to count money, and I often do it in a loud falsetto
while wearing nothing but a captain
‘s hat and a coin
Whenever I get an idea for a song, even before jotting down the notes
, I can hear it in the orchestra
, I can smell it in the scenery, I can see the kind of actor
who will sing it, and I am aware
of an audience listening to it.
I could recognize him by touch alone, by smell; I would know him blind, by the way his breaths came and his feet struck the earth. I would know him in death, at the end of the world
YвЂ™all might as well come on out,вЂќ I said. вЂњI know youвЂ™re there. I can smell you.вЂќ вЂњSmell me? But I just took a shower this morning!вЂќ an indignant
voice drifted out of the shadows. There was a loud sound, like someone was getting smacked upside
the head. Then another voice let out a low mutter. вЂњShut up, idiot
I love the smell of Burger King
when I ride past, but sometimes I have to avoid it.
You have a visceral
, physical response
to being in [the real] places, and the sights and sounds and the smells just bring something else out in you. You’re not having to fake
that or imagine that
. It’s there. It becomes
as much an act of something you bounce
off as the other people you’re working with.
What smells good in the store may stink in the stewpot.
fragrance would be herbal – basil
mixed with rosemary
and coriander. Some big stars
have got perfume lines
that smell really bad. They’ve got it all wrong.
rolled up his window. “My god
, what’s that smell?” Behind the wheel
, Sinead laughed. “It’s called fresh air
. Growing up in London
, you’ve probably never breathed it before.” “And I hope I never breathe it again.
Of course it’s all right for librarians to smell of drink.
And if any of you want some tips on running
, don’t be in a hurry
, and never let any of the other runners
know you are in a hurry even if you are. You can always overtake
on long-distance running without letting others smell the hurry in you.
Growing up, I had really bad skin. I had a skin disorder
. Yes, I did. And my mother went to great lengths to try to find something to remedy
it. I remember she took a trip to Madagascar
and came back with all these alternative
, medicinal herbs
and stuff. They didn’t smell so good, but I think they worked some magic.
I wish we could see perfumes as well as smell them. I’m sure they would be very beautiful
…Life is nothing but trading
Shortly after I turned 13, Child Welfare
took me into care. I was sent to a residential centre
where girls with behavioural problems
were ‘evaluated’. My time there comes back to me now only in flashes
of smells, images and sounds.
When you listen to old-school music, you can smell your mother’s food in the kitchen. You can feel where you was when you first heard that song. That’s what’s beautiful about music. It’s for everyone, but we all have individual memories that make us love it.
Smells, like music, hold memories. She breathed deep, and bottled
it up for posterity
The camembert with its venison
the Marolles and Limbourg dull smells; It spreads its exhalation, smothering the other scents under its surprising
Bees do have a smell, you know, and if they don’t they should, for their feet are dusted with spices
from a million
It doesn’t smell of sulphur any more. No, it smells of something else. It smells of hope, and you have to have hope in your heart.
. We use real brains
– I think they’re lamb
or cow or something. Intestines
smell. Brains don’t really smell, but what’s amazing about the brain is that it’s almost like scrambled eggs
or soft tofu, almost like a gel. The brain controls
so much of what we do, but you could put your finger right through it.
Wild honey smells of freedom The dust – of sunlight The mouth of a young girl
, like a violet But gold
– smells of nothing.
I need to smell its smells, to hear its sounds, to see food in a pot that simmers, bubbles
, sizzles. I enjoy the physical involvement
of stirring, turning, poking
, mashing, scraping
The Chanel woman? I don’t even need to see; I smell her from round the corner.
I feel like human beings cover up their scent with all these different things
and products. I feel like we’ve given up
our ability to engage
with people because we don’t know how people smell anymore.
No one will understand a Japanese
garden until you’ve walked through one, and you hear the crunch
underfoot, and you smell it, and you experience it over time. Now there’s no photograph or any movie that can give you that experience.
is the art of Hawaiian dance
, which expresses
all we see, smell, taste, touch, feel, and experience. It is joy, sorrow, courage, and fear.
I always liked the smell of a smoke-filled room. I think it’s a good smell.
An old building
is like a show. You smell the soul of a building. And the building tells you how to redo it.
You ever tasted a smell? It’s a very strange feeling. I’ve done it quite a few times and it still freaks
That’s the only dog I know who can smell someone just thinking about food.
Performance art can involve
the audience with taste, smell and sounds not available with electronic media
and not practical with conventional
theater. This is due
to the usually small audience.
Sometimes when you pick up your child
you can feel the map
of your own bones
beneath your hands, or smell the scent of your skin in the nape of his neck
. This is the most extraordinary
thing about motherhood
– finding a piece of yourself separate and apart that all the same you could not live without.
Nasar had often told me that the smell of closed-in flowers had an immediate relation to death for him.
There are tons
of women’s perfumes that I’ve smelt and been like, ‘I love that. I would totally wear that,’ and lots
of women smell a lot of men’s cologne and think the same thing
about that. I think there should be no reason
to put gender
favorite skin cream is from Poland
. Its called Eva Natura with Polish
rosemary. It smells wonderful and is soothing and comforting.
You have to see and smell and feel the circumstances
of people to really understand them.
I wish the camera
could smell my armpits. Dude, mine smell good.
*We give so little when it’s in us always to give so much more. It’s bothering
to listen with an open heart
to someone who smells bad. It’s hard.
with people I’ve never met before and there’s definitely been times where maybe I haven’t shaved
or I hope I smell alright
Most people enjoy the sight of their own handwriting
as they enjoy the smell of their own farts.
Readers want to see, hear, feel, smell the action of your story, even if that action is just two people
having a quiet conversation.
I can smell when someone has a cavity. It’s a very specific smell – not a bad-breath smell – but something that is really strong.
Why not share with the world the way it is and tell them my feelings about my cat, and how I played with my kids, and how addicted
to Christmas time I am, and the smell of pine needles
and hearing my kids laugh
You know what I love the smell of? Christmas trees and pine. I always have a pine candle even if it’s not Christmas.
They say that a cat, if it falls from a window and
its nose, can lose its sense of smell and then, because cats live by
their ability to smell, it can no longer recognize things. I’m a cat that hit
I don’t wear a lot of perfumey-perfumes because I think a lot of them smell like you’re wearing perfume. And I don’t want to smell like that.
Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire – you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.
I can’t stand the smell of beer.
When I lie this close to you, when I smell your scent, when I hear your voice, I know everything that matters.” She looked
down the length
of him. “You are the male
I want to mate with. That’s who you are.
It smelled pretty rank
, but I was getting used to the smell of death, as much as anyone could get used to it.
“You look different now. Like a proper little girl
,” (said Gendry.) “I look like an oak tree
, with all these stupid acorns
,” (said Arya.) “Nice, though. A nice oak tree
. […] You even smell nice for a change.”
And then he was kissing her
, and she was struck by his nearness, his solidity
, his smell. It was of the garden and the earth and the sun. When Cassandra opened her eyes
, she realized
she was crying
. She wasn’t sad, though, these were the tears of being found, of having come home after a long time away
Nothing beat that welcoming
smell of fried food
wafting into the hallway from the kitchen as I walked in from school as a kid.
I grew up in a farming
family. I hated cleaning out the chickens but loved hatching
them and feeding
the new born sheep
. The smell of hot milk still has a special resonance
for me. Harvest
was back-breaking work, though… Where do you think Jesus got his biceps
In a lot of ways, a lot of smells that aren’t necessarily edible
smell good, and they remind you of certain aspects of food. So making those associations with what smells good or smells a certain way
and pairing that with actual edible ingredients is one avenue
that we take creatively
I cannot smell mothballs because it’s so difficult
to get their little legs
People who read poetry, for example
, like the feel, the heft and the smell of a book.
I like the smell of toast. Coffee is okay, but I don’t drink much coffee. But toast is a nice smell. You smell some toast coming from your kitchen in the morning, you know that you’re involved
in a domestic
situation and the operation
that’s going on is pleasant.
As the hours crept by, the afternoon
sunlight bleached all the books on the shelves
, gilded versions
of themselves and warmed the paper and ink inside the covers so that the smell of unread words hung in the air.
Sweet smells are sometimes used to cover foul ones.
It is impossible that a fish doesn’t carry any smell of the sea and a real love
, of the melancholy
I like very masculine
smells. I like wood scents on men. I just like a man to smell great, but I don’t like very strong
cologne. I don’t like when a man is overpowered by cologne. I think subtle and sexy is always best.
A man should not love the moon. An ax should not lose weight
in his hand. His garden should smell of rotting apples, And grow a fair amount
He was not used to the smell of dragon
breath, which is best described as a combination
of the stench of burning rubber and the stink of old socks
, with overtones of a hamster cage
in dire need of a cleaning.
[To a priest
who smoked:] What a shame for a man to dress like a saint
and smell like a devil!
Here comes the time when, vibrating on its stem, every flower fumes like a censer; noises
and perfumes circle
in the evening air.
man’s experience is chaotic
, fragmentary. [He] falls in love or reads Spinoza
, and these two experiences have nothing to do with each other, or with the noise of the typewriter
, or the smell of cooking; in the mind of the poet these experiences are always forming new wholes
To be resigned
Patient when favours
And pleas’d with favours given, –
, this is wisdom’s part;
This is that incense of the heart
Whose fragrance smells to heaven.
This is what our love
pattern of unbroken
unity sewn flawlessly invisible inside all other images, thoughts, smells, and sounds.
For a long time we dreamed
of a real leather ball
, and at last my brother
had one for his birthday
. The feel of the leather, the stitching
round it, the faint gold letters stamped upon it, the touch of the seam, the smell of it, all affected
me so deeply that I still have that ache of beauty when I hold a cricket
The smell of moist earth and lilacs hung in the air like wisps
of the past and hints
of the future.
described himself as he’s “the big dog.” He’s out hunting
, and he found something. Some woman was emitting some, you know, come-to-me smell or whatever, and he was picking
up on the scent.
Fair was the cornerstone
of the city’s year. The smell of fairs
is amazing: deep-fried donuts
, hot dogs
, the frying of onions
. You never wanted to eat all your baby pink candyfloss – it was so sickly sweet – but seeing
it made with a stick around the barrel
was like magic.
I don’t drink much anymore, because it’s supposedly
not good for me. I still have gallons
of it around though. I smell the cork
and do a lot of wishing
sharks will go where they smell the blood, and you cannot change that.
This day will never come again and anyone who fails
to eat and drink and taste and smell it will never have it offered
to him again in all eternity
. The sun will never shine
as it does today…But you must play your part and sing a song, one of your best.
Success is living up to your potential
. That’s all. Wake up with a smile and go after life… Live it, enjoy it, taste it, smell it, feel it.
The way I’m portrayed
on the Internet is partly
my doing, but it’s partly the people that are presenting
it so, you know, people come to know this strange version
of a human. It can be pretty weird because people think I’m digging
and smell like crap
all the time.
Women show men beauty in things beyond their ambitions. Women tell men to stop and smell the roses.
I want my home to look good, feel good, and smell good. I want it to be inclusive
, to reflect the people who live there.
And how could anyone consent
to give up the smell of open books, old or new?
If a man without a sense of smell declared that this yellow
rose that I hold had no scent, we should know that he is wrong. The defect
is in him, not the flower. It is the same with the man who says there is no God. It merely
means that he is without the capacity
I love the smell of the universe in the morning.
In case you’re wondering
, the underside of a sheep doesn’t smell that great. Imagine a winter sweater that’s been dragged
through the mud and left in the laundry hamper
for a week. Something like that.
When you’re buying
your whole fish, check
that the eyes are clear and gills are a bright
red colour and that there is no ‘fishy
For something warm, try adding
and nutmeg to apple cider
simmering on the stove. You’ll get the added benefit
of making your home smell amazing.
I take a sun bath and listen to the hours, formulating, and disintegrating under the pines, and smell the resiny hardihood of the high noon hours. The world is lost in a blue haze
of distances, and the immediate sleeps
in a thin and finite
Prayer is like money – it has no smell.
…I need a boyfriend
. And to get a boyfriend, you have to look good. DoesnвЂ™t hurt
to smell good too.
This is what you do on your very first day in Paris. You get yourself, not a drizzle
, but some honest-to-goodness rain, and you find yourself someone really nice and drive her through the Bois de Boulogne in a taxi
. The rain’s very important. That’s when Paris smells its sweetest. It’s the damp chestnut trees.
I’m not sure
if the audience can smell tuna but the special guest
each show definitely can.
On the day after 9/11, I walking through the smoke and the smells of New York. There were knots
everywhere. As I went past one officer
, he called out: “Hi, Magneto
.” That’s an indication of X-Men’s extraordinary reach
He wants you to smile and smell sweet and be his lady love
. He wants to hear you recite
all your pretty
little words the way the septa taught you. He wants you to love
him… and fear him.
Man has created some lovely dwellings, some soul-stirring literature
. He has done much to alleviate
. But he has not … created a substitute
for a sunset, a grove
of pines, the music of the winds
, the dank smell of the deep forest, or the shy beauty of a wildflower.
The sense of smell, like a faithful
counsellor, foretells its character.
I can still smell the tear
gas in the Hilton
or more of the brain is devoted to visual processing
, not true of any other sense. We have color vision and it is truly binocular. This sophistication
is not true of other senses, such as smell, where many genes
are actually mutated and no longer work.
I think passion in a physical way goes hand in hand
with taste and smell.
Thou know’st the first time that we smell the air we wawl and cry. When we are born we cry, that we are come to this great state of fools
Appealing to the five senses is the feature
that will always set writing apart from the visual media. A good writer
will tell us what the world smells like, what the textures are, what the sounds are, what the light looks like, what the weather is.
Men still wear cologne, but I wish they wouldn’t. No matter what you may believe, all men’s fragrances smell like the air freshener in a taxi.
Her cover version of Smells Like Teen Spirit is the reason Kurt
does not smell … if a book is new, it smells great. If a book is old, it smells even betterвЂ¦ And it stays
with you forever. But the computer doesnвЂ™t do that for you. IвЂ™m sorry.
The smell of cigars reminds me of someone I used to know, and it just always brings me back. I love it; I find something very comforting about it.
There is something about poverty that smells like death. Dead dreams dropping
off the heart like leaves in a dry season and rotting around the feet; impulses
smothered too long in the fetid air of underground caves
. The soul lives in sickly air. People can be slaveships in shoes.
When I have dinner, I get off my phone
, smell my food, and chew
is one of my favourite adventures
because I really loved going into the world. I loved creating the world to the degree
where you could almost smell it.
I did not pray
Him to lay bare
Enough the rose was Heaven to smell,
And His own face to see.
I started wearing all black
around the time I got into Nirvana
. I first heard ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ when I was about 12, and I remember jumping
on my bed, so excited about it.