For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.
— Judy Garland lips quote
What is a poet? An unhappy person who conceals profound anguish in his heart but whose lips are so formed that as sighs and cries pass over them they sound like beautiful music.
— Soren Kierkegaard
That's a valiant flea that dares eat his breakfast on the lip of a lion.
— William Shakespeare
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
— lips quotation by William Makepeace Thackeray
From the looks not the lips the soul speaks.
Pretty women wonder where my secret lies.
I'm not cute or built to suit a fashion model's size
But when I start to tell them,
They think I'm telling lies.
It's in the reach of my arms
The span of my hips,
The stride of my step,
The curl of my lips.
I'm a woman
Smile; it the second best thing one can do with one's lips.
For beautiful eye look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
The world is changed because you are made of ivory and gold.
Oh how sweet it is to hear one's own convictions from another's lips.
You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips.
Crying is how your hear speaks when your lips can't explain the pain you feel.
Out of the unconscious lips of babes and sucklings are we satirized.
I guess I just prefer to see the dark side of things.
The glass is always half-empty. And cracked. And I just cut my lip on it. And chipped a tooth.
Let another praise you and not your own mouth, a stranger and not your own lips.
I have many problems in my life. But my lips don't know that, They always smile.
And lips say God be pitiful, who never said, God be praised.
Where lipstick is concerned, the important thing is not color, but to accept God's final word on where your lips end.
The boy was as useless as rubber lips on a woodpecker.
For attractive lips, speak words of kindness. For lovely eyes, seek out the good in people.
Love - a wildly misunderstood although highly desirable malfunction of the heart which weakens the brain, causes eyes to sparkle, cheeks to glow, blood pressure to rise and the lips to pucker
Never a lip is curved with pain That can't be kissed into smiles again.
The sick do not ask if the hand that smoothes their pillow is pure, nor the dying care if the lips that touch their brow have known the kiss of sin.
I swear that when our lips touch I can taste the next sixty years of my life.
Truth sits upon the lips of dying men.
Soul meets soul on lovers' lips.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature.
I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
Though men determine, the gods doo dispose: and oft times many things fall out betweene the cup and the lip.
The anguished suspense of watching the lips you hunger for, framing the words, the death sentence, of sheer triteness!
Atheism is rather in the lip than in the heart of man.
All is but lip-wisdom which wants experience.
I tell you I must go! Do you think I can stay to become nothing to you? Do you think I am an automaton?-a machine without feelings? And can bear to have my morsel of bread snatched from my lips, and my drop of living water dashed from my cup? Do you think, because I am poor, obscure, plain, and little, I am soulless and heartless? You think wrong!
With close-lipped Patience for our only friend, Sad Patience, too near neighbor to Despair.
My advice is keep your lips away from the spinning things.
My best kiss was on stage. Kelly Rowland from Destiny's Child gave me a really nice soft kiss on my lips during a performance on my birthday. It was amazing.
How did it happen that their lips came together? How does it happen that birds sing, that snow melts, that the rose unfolds, that the dawn whitens behind the stark shapes of trees on the quivering summit of the hill? A kiss, and all was said.
'Twas not my lips you kissed but my soul.
Put a bridle on thy tongue; set a guard before thy lips, lest the words of thine own mouth destroy thy peace... on much speaking cometh repentance, but in silence is safety.
Papa, potatoes, poultry, prunes and prism, are all very good words for the lips.