Dictionary.net

Loading...

Quotes of ROSES

  1. God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December. – James M. Barrie
  2. Sad and sweet and wise Here a child reposes; Dust is on his eyes, Quietly he lies- Satan, strew Roses – Robert Williams Buchanan
  3. Rock 'n' Roll, no roses or gardening. – Tina Charles
  4. My lady's presence makes the roses red, because to see her lips they blush for shame. – Henry Constable
  5. It will never rain roses when we want to have more roses we must plant more trees. – George Eliot
  6. Treaties, you see, are like girls and roses they last while they last. – Charles de Gaulle
  7. Don 't hurry. Don't worry. You're only here for a short visit. So don't forget to stop and smell the roses – Walter Hagen
  8. If the power goes out, business stops... whether you sell roses or you're a big manufacturer. – Eric Johnston
  9. I think life is full of challenges and problems. I don't believe that anyone is perfect. We all make mistakes. It's not a bed of roses and you have to work real hard at it. – Nigel Mansell
  10. While mantling on the maiden's cheek Young roses kindled into thought. – Thomas Moore
  11. But aesthetics 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 now. – Rudolf Otto
  12. The worker must have bread, but she must have roses too. Help, you women of privilege, give her the ballot to fight with. – Rose Schneiderman
  13. We found vines of a large size, and in some cases quite loaded with grapes; we also found an abundance of roses which appeared to be like those of Castile. – Junipero Serra
  14. Won't you come into the garden? I would like my roses to see you. – Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Usage examples for ROSES

  1. It seems too glorious to be true to be able to pick as many roses as you like. – A College Girl by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  2. No, boy; how could the roses know us? – Danger! and Other Stories by Arthur Conan Doyle
  3. And here is a young friend of mine who had a fancy to look at my roses – New-Arabian-Nights by Stevenson, Robert Louis
  4. Once I was young an' han'some- I was, upon my soul- Once my cheeks was roses my eyes as black as coal; And I can't remember, in them days, of hearin' people say, For any kind of a reason, that I was in their way. – Farm Ballads by Will Carleton
  5. " Webb is marked with my love of roses his mother often said, with her low, pleased laugh. – Nature's Serial Story by E. P. Roe
  6. You have spoken roses of me. – The Clouds by Aristophanes
  7. I said to him that I thought I could tell him where the roses came from, and he said " Where?" – Odd by Amy Le Feuvre
  8. " The next time I come to see you I am going to bring you some of those roses he said. – The Burial of the Guns by Thomas Nelson Page
  9. The roses are perfectly lovely! – God's Good Man by Marie Corelli
  10. She put down her basket of roses and took Nelly's hands between hers. – Mary Gray by Katharine Tynan
  11. In the corner stood a huge bowl of roses – The Unspeakable Perk by Samuel Hopkins Adams
  12. The early summer roses had opened again, and raised their heads high about the villa on the Rhine. – Gritli's Children by Johanna Spyri
  13. Roses for every Month! – The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. I (of 6) by Aphra Behn
  14. Alice, did you ever see anything like these roses – April Hopes by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  15. I wore your white house- coat that first morning, Becky, and he sent some roses and we had breakfast together in my rooms at the hotel. – The Trumpeter Swan by Temple Bailey
  16. Well, there was one more term; let him make the most of the roses while he could. – The Loom of Youth by Alec Waugh
  17. Now come and smell the roses – The Clever Woman of the Family by Charlotte M. Yonge
  18. " I mustn't forget to thank you for those lovely roses you sent me," she exclaimed at length. – The Exploits of Elaine by Arthur B. Reeve
  19. Fine roses these of mine, aren't they? – The Paradise Mystery by J. S. Fletcher
  20. As I said before, you are under discipline here, and you may not find existence such a bed of roses as it was in Eccleston Square. – The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle

Rhymes for ROSES

Idioms for