"Into the Mystic" (1970)
The benison of hot water; furs to touch; The good smell of old clothes.
McLuhan put a telescope to his ear; What a lovely smell, he said, we have here.
Ishould haveno objectiontothismethod, butthat Ithink it must smell too strong of the lamp.Laurence Sterne
Media people should have long noses like an elephant to smell out politicians, mayors, prime ministers and businessmen. We need to know the reality, the good and the bad, not just the appearance.Dalai Lama
And I'm going to give it to you if you hold your breath just for a moment … I can smell the uranium on it as you lean towards me.david lange
Every work of art must retain something from the first days of creation, something of the smell of earth, or one could even say: something animate.wilhelm lehmbruck
Thackeray is everybody's past — is everybody's youth. Forgotten friends flit about the passages of dreamy colleges and unremembered clubs; we hear fragments of unfinished conversations, we see faces without names for an instant, fixed forever in some trivial grimace: we smell the strong smell of social cliques now quite incongruous to us; and there stir in all the little rooms at once the hundred ghosts of oneself.william makepeace thackeray
There is no future for e-books, because they are not books. E-books smell like burned fuel.ray bradbury
Santiago Nasar had often told me that the smell of closed-in flowers had an immediate relation to death for him.gabriel garcía márquez
It is not true that a rose by any other name will smell as sweet. Were it true, I should call this story "The Great Orley Farm Case." But who would ask for the ninth number of a serial work burthened with so very uncouth an appellation? Thence, and therefore, Orley Farm.Anthony Trollope
Only when I smell the earth upon my face, will I ever be free, to fly from this place.dawud wharnsby
A deadly spot the end of the world almost....There are 20,000 British coloured people working on the canal...; they are mostly from Jamaica & smell too revolting for words....the Panamanians are a very queer people, all dagoes of course, though very pompous and dirty.
To smell to a turf of fresh earth is wholesome for the body; no less are thoughts of mortality cordial to the soul.thomas fuller
Then will I raise aloft the milk-white rose, With whose sweet smell the air shall be perfumed.william shakespeare
As through the verdant maze Of sweetbriar hedges I pursue my walk; Or taste the smell of dairy.james thomson
A hyena cannot smell its own stench
Go, thrust him out at gates, and let him smell His way to Dover.
The rankest compound of villainous smell, that ever offended nostril.
smell is a strange sight. It evokes sentimental landscapes through a sudden sketching of the subconscious.