A homely face does not guarantee a homely character. Appearance is the body, character is the spirit, and the soul bears the most vital qualities.
It doesn’t matter, the important thing is to fall asleep caressing the charm of an image. Because the last thing you think of before falling asleep must always be the most beautiful.
It is a great mistake for men to give up paying compliments, for when they give up saying what is charming, they give up thinking what is charming.
It was cold and barren. It was no longer the view that I remembered. The sunshine of her presence was far from me. The charm of her voice no longer murmured in my ear.
I honor you for every time
this year you:
got back up
shined your light
and loved and elevated
-the call of duty.
Oh, he did look like a deity – the perfect balance of danger and charm, he was at the same time fascinating and inaccessible, distant because of his demonstrated flawlessness, and possessing such strength of character that he was dismaying and at the same time utterly attractive in an enticing and forbidden way.
Riches have never fascinated me, unless combined with the greatest charm or distinction.
You can capture me with your beauty, only if you are a brilliant photographer.
Sympathies that lie too deep for words, too deep almost for thoughts, are touched, at such times, by other charms than those which the senses feel and which the resources of expression can realise.
Because blood is blood, and every family has its own force.
Its own flavor.
Its own charm and strange.