Ouida Ouida Quotes

9 Ouida Ouida quotes:

"The song that we hear with our ears is only the song that is sung in our hearts."
"A cruel story runs on wheels, and every hand oils the wheels as they run."
"Petty laws breed great crimes."
"Take hope from the heart of man and you make him a beast of prey."
"Familiarity is a magician that is cruel to beauty but kind to ugliness."
"To vice, innocence must always seem only a superior kind of chicanery."
"In a few generations more, there will probably be no room at all allowed for animals on the earth: no need of them, no toleration of them. An immense agony will have then ceased, but with it there will also have passed away the last smile of the world's youth."
Author: Ouida Quotes Category: Animals Quotes
"If all feeling for grace and beauty were not extinguished in the mass of mankind at the actual moment, such a method of locomotion as cycling could never have found acceptance; no man or woman with the slightest aesthetic sense could assume the ludicrous position necessary for it."
Author: Ouida Quotes Category: Beauty Quotes Bicycles Quotes
"Sport inevitably creates deadness of feeling. No one could take pleasure in it who was sensitive to suffering; and therefore its pursuit by women is much more to be regretted than its pursuit by men, because women pursue much more violently and recklessly what they pursue at all."
Author: Ouida Quotes Category: Sports Quotes

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