Green leaves on a dead tree is our epitaph -- green leaves, dear reader, on a dead tree.
Be plain in dress, and sober in your diet; In short, my dear, kiss me and be quiet.
O lands! O all so dear to me -- what you are, I become part of that, whatever it is.
Compliments cost nothing, yet many pay dear for them.
My religion? Well, my dear, I am a Millionaire. That is my religion.
All good things are cheap: all bad are very dear.
Children, dear and loving children, can alone console a woman for the loss of her beauty.
My dear child, you must believe in God despite what the clergy tells you.
Now I have finished with all earthly business, and high time too.
Yes, yes, my dear child, now comes death.
This is all the Inheritance I can give to my dear Family.
The Religion of Christ can give them one which will make them rich indeed.
My dear brothers, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, for man's anger does not bring about the righteous life that God desires. James 1:19-20
A writer is dear and necessary for us only in the measure of which he reveals to us the inner workings of his very soul.
What gift has providence bestowed on man that is so dear to him as his children?
Offer unto me that which is very dear to thee -- which thou holdest most covetable. Infinite are the results of such an offering.
Nothing is cheap which is superfluous, for what one does not need, is dear at a penny.
Chance, my dear, is the sovereign deity in child-bearing.
When you're away, I'm restless, lonely, Wretched, bored, dejected;
only here's the rub, my darling dear, I feel the same when you're near.
I carry your heart with me (I carry it in my heart)I am never without it (anywhere
I go you go,my dear; and whatever is done by only me is your doing,my darling)
I fear no fate (for you are my fate,my sweet)I want no world (for beautiful you are my world,my true)
and it's you are whatever a moon has always meant and whatever a sun will always sing is you
here is the deepest secret nobody knows
(here is the root of the root and the bud of the bud and the sky of the sky of a tree called life; which grows
higher than the soul can hope or mind can hide)
and this is the wonder that's keeping the stars apart
I carry your heart (I carry it in my heart)
Oh! too convincing -- dangerously dear -- In woman's eye the unanswerable tear!
You mistake me, my dear. I have a high respect for your nerves. They are my old friends. I have heard you mention them with consideration these twenty years at least.
I like not only to be loved, but also to be told that I am loved.
I am not sure that you are of the same kind. But the realm of silence is large enough beyond the grave. This is the world of light and speech, and I shall take leave to tell you that you are very dear.
When I died last, and, Dear, I die as often as from thee I go though it be but an hour ago and lovers hours be full eternity.
There is a time for all things -- except marriage my dear.
Warm summer sun, shine kindly here. Warm southern wind, blow softly here. Green sod above, lie light, lie light. Good night, dear Heart, Good night, good night.
Inequality is as dear to the American heart as liberty itself.
Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.
Love is cheap. You can buy it anywhere. Lives are cheap. It's money that's dear. You have to work days and sit up nights thinking how to make money.
Dear disgruntled artists: the key to success isn't kicking down the door; it's building your own.
Dearest TV media and vans outside my home, please do not stress and work so hard.
All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green.
My dear Excellency! I have not gone to war to collect cheese and eggs, but for another purpose.
O! she does teach the torches to burn bright
It seems she hangs upon the cheek of night
Like a rich jewel in an Ethiop's ear;
Beauty too rich for use, for earth too dear.
- Romeo -