As quoted in Building A Life Of Value : Timeless Wisdom to Inspire and Empower Us (2005) by Jason A. Merchey, p. 74
Le charme de la nouveaute , peu a' peu tombant comme un ve" t ement, laissait voir a' nu l'e ternelle monotonie de la passion, qui a toujours les me" mes formes et le me" me langage. The Charm of novelty, falling little by little like a robe, revealed the eternal monotony of passion, which has always the same forms and the same language.Gustave Flaubert
What do you suppose makes all men look back to the time of childhood with so much regret (if their childhood has been, in any moderate degree, healthy or peaceful)? That rich Charm, which the least possession had for us, was in consequence of the poorness of our treasures.john ruskin
Thy subtle Charm is strangely given, My fancy will not let thee be, , Then poise not thus 'twixt earth and heaven, O white anemone!
This is the Charm, by sages often told, Converting all it touches into gold: Content can soothe, where'er by fortune placed, Can rear a garden in the desert waste.
'Tis impious pleasure to delight in harm. And beauty should be kind, as well as Charm.
Mira Bai belonged to a strong tradition of bhakti (devotional) poets in medieval India who expressed their love of God through the analogy of human relations – a mother's love for her child, a friend for a friend, or a woman for her beloved. The immense popularity and Charm of her lyrics lies in their use of everyday images and in the sweetness of emotions easily understood by the people of India.Kathleen Kuiper
I have been here a fortnight and I think I shall be here fifteen or twenty days longer, although I do not very much like the place, for this puddling in a tub continually is no Charm to me.
The Charm of the best courages is that they are inventions, inspirations, flashes of genius.ralph waldo emerson
Go you may call it madness, folly, You shall not chase my gloom away. There's such a Charm in melancholy, I would not, if I could, be gay!samuel rogers
By and large the present day Indian film music lacks soulful melody, sublime spirit and compelling Charm of its lyrical intensity and has nothing Hindustani in it.ram narayan