quote by Ali ibn Abi Talib

Be like a flower that gives its fragrance even to the hand that crushed it.

— Ali ibn Abi Talib

Most Powerful Fragrances quotations

An orchid in a deep forest sends out its fragrance even if no one is around to appreciate it.

When speech comes from a quiet heart, it has the strength of the orchid, and the fragrance of rock.

average human “looks without seeing, listens without hearing, touches without feeling, eats without tasting, moves without physical awareness, inhales without awareness of odour or fragrance, and talks without thinking.

I love you between shadow and soul. I love you as the plant that hasn't bloomed yet, and carries hidden within itself the light of flowers. I love you without knowing how, or when, or from where. Because of you, the dense fragrance that rises from the earth lives in my body, rioting with hunger for the eternity of our victorious kisses.

Happiness radiates like the fragrance from a flower, and draws all good things toward you. Allow your love to nourish yourself as well as others. Do not strain after the needs of life. It is sufficient to be quietly alert and aware of them. In this way life proceeds more naturally and effortlessly. Life is here to Enjoy!

As fragrance abides in the flower As reflection is within the mirror, So does your Lord abide within you, Why search for him without?

There is a presence, a silence, a stillness which is here by itself.

There is no doer of it, no creator of this stillness. It is simply here in you, with you. It is the fragrance of your own self. There is nothing to do about this, it is naturally present. This fragrance of peace, this spaciousness, it is the fragrance of your own being.

Happiness radiates like the fragrance from a flower, and draws all good things toward you.

Day by day become more and more intimate with the inner stillness, joy and love which is the fragrance your own pure heart. Keep quiet.

Winter is on my head, but eternal spring is in my heart;

I breathe at this hour the fragrance of the lilacs, the violets, and the roses, as at twenty years ago.

As you smell the fragrance of a flower by handing it or the smell of sandalwood by rubbing it against a stone, so you obtain spiritual awakening by constantly thinking of God.

The heart is like a flower. Unless it is open, it cannot release its fragrance into the world.

It is extremely difficult to say how long the process actually took to finally achieve my fragrance, Boudoir, because there was a lot of time waiting around for other people.

'Twas Easter-Sunday. The full-blossomed trees Filled all the air with fragrance and with joy.

Aromatherapy is a caring, hands-on therapy which seeks to induce relaxation, to increase energy, to reduce the effects of stress and to restore lost balance to mind, body and soul.

We have different forms assigned to us in the school of life, different gifts imparted. All is not attractive that is good. Iron is useful, though it does not sparkle like the diamond. Gold has not the fragrance of a flower. So different persons have various modes of excellence, and we must have an eye to all.

Look after the root of the tree, and the fragrant flower and luscious fruits will grow by themselves. Look after the health of the body, and the fragrance of the mind and richness of the spirit will follow.

The beauty of fragrance is that it speaks to your heart and hopefully someone else's.

Reflection is a flower of the mind, giving out wholesome fragrance;

but revelry is the same flower, when rank and running to seed.

A good fragrance is really a powerful cocktail of memories and emotion.

A ROSE BY ANY OTHER NAME WILL SMELL AS SWEET.

BUT IT DOES NOT FOLLOW THAT WHATEVER WE CHOOSE TO CALL A ROSE WILL POSSESS THE ROSE'S FRAGRANCE.

God is the very creative energy of existence - creativity rather than a creator.

He is not the poet but the poetry, not the dancer but the dance, not the flower but the fragrance.

No elegance is possible without perfume. It is the unseen, unforgettable, ultimate accessory

The fragrance of sandalwood and rosebay does not travel far.

But the fragrance of virtue rises to the heavens.

Without bitterest cold that penetrates to the very bone, how can plum blossoms send forth their fragrance all over the world?

Can words describe the fragrance of the very breath of spring?

A perfectly healthy sentence, it is true, is extremely rare.

For the most part we miss the hue and fragrance of the thought; as if we could be satisfied with the dews of the morning or evening without their colors, or the heavens without their azure.

Believe it or not, I'm a big fan of patchouli oil.

I know it's not a universally liked fragrance. I usually combine it with other essential oils - I have many mixtures I like.

The pure soul is a beautiful rose, and the Three Divine Persons descend from Heaven to inhale its fragrance.

Luxury is anything that feels special.

I mean, it can be a moment, it can be a walk on the beach, it could be a kiss from your child,or it could be a beautiful picture frame, a special fragrance. I think luxury doesn't necessarily have to mean expensive.

When we receive Holy Communion, we experience something extraordinary - a joy, a fragrance, a well-being that thrills the whole body and causes it to exalt.

I always wanted my own fragrance because I could never find the right scent for me. At home, I would always mix bottles of my favorite fragrances to create a unique and different scent.

Make me a fragrance that smells like love

I believe that God is in me as the sun is in the colour and fragrance of a flower - the Light in my darkness, the Voice in my silence.

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