quote by William Shakespeare

Hot lavender, mints, savory, marjoram; The marigold, that goes to bed wi' the sun, and with him rise weeping.

— William Shakespeare

Contentment Mint quotations

Here's flowers for you; Hot lavender, mints, savoury, marjoram; The marigold, that goes to bed wi' the sun And with him rises weeping: these are flowers Of middle summer, and I think they are given To men of middle age.


The mint makes it first, it is up to you to make it last.

Fresher than a pillow with a mint on it

She wanted to hold foreign syllables like mints on her tongue until they dissolved into fluency.

How awful that the artist has become nothing but the after-dinner mint of society.


.. an emergency stash of Thin Mints. Frickin' Girl Scouts. Those things were way to addictive. They had to be laced with crack." Charlie Davidson Fourth Grave Beneath my Feet

Nothing except the mint can make money without advertising.

It is the destiny of mint to be crushed.

As for the garden of mint, the very smell of it alone recovers and refreshes our spirits, as the taste stirs up our appetite for meat.

It is the destiny of mint to be crushed.


I want you to take a sleeve of Thin Mints and line them up on the edge of the kitchen counter and when I'm hungry I can just bend over and sweep a cookie into my mouth like I'm scoring a goal in hockey.

Every cloud has its silver lining but it is sometimes a little difficult to get it to the mint.

The creativity and pathology of the human mind are, after all, two sides of the same medal coined in the evolutionary mint. The first is responsible for the splendour of our cathedrals, the second for the gargoyles that decorate them to remind us that the world is full of monsters, devils, and succubi.

The past has been a mint Of blood and sorrow. That must not be True of tomorrow.

It's clear, it's fresh, like a mint candy.


Luxury lives in the finer details. It's a cloth napkin at a dinner table. It's a mint on your pillow before bed.

A man who is furnished with arguments from the mint will convince his antagonist much sooner than one who draws them from reason and philosophy.

For clothes, I like Dover Street Market and Acne.

For vintage, I go to Mint just off Seven Dials. For shoes, it's Church's and Russell & Bromley.

If someone offers you a breath mint, accept it.

My fridge is really just vegan: coconut water, Gatorade (my favorite!), cucumbers, mint, kale, vegetables, ginger, and wheat grass.


The yard was full of tomato plants about to ripen, and mint, mint, everything smelling of mint, and one fine old tree that I loved to sit under on those cool perfect starry California October nights unmatched anywhere in the world.

The world is not so much in need of new thoughts as that when thought grows old and worn with usage it should, like current coin, be called in, and, from the mint of genius, reissued fresh and new.

The world is like a little marsh filled with mint and white hawthorn.

In some circles, the Mint 400 is a far, far better thing than the Superbowl, the Kentucky Derby, and the lower Oakland roller derby finals all rolled into one. This race attracts a very special breed.

It was mint and memories and the past and the future and she felt as if she’d done this before and already she longed to do it again.


Always keep mint on your windowsill in August, to ensure that buzzing flies will stay outside, where they belong. Don't think the summer is over, even when roses droop and turn brown and the stars shift position in the sky. Never presume August is a safe or reliable time of the year.

Scoops of mint ice cream with chips of chocolate cows.

The music community in Minneapolis is really incestuous so I've gotten the chance to work with a gang of people who have worked with Prince, Mint Condition, got to spend some time with Mujah Messiah, Atmosphere, P.O.S., Rhymesayers, a lot of poets around there.

....that the mounds of ices, and the bowls of mint-julep and sherry cobbler they make in these latitudes, are refreshments never to be thought of afterwards, in summer, by those who would preserve contented minds.

Ally MacLeod thinks that tactics are a new kind of mint.


My wife is one of the best wimin on this Continent, altho' she isn't always gentle as a lamb with mint sauce.

I'm from South Jersey: The idea of eating a roll with olive oil and anchovies or some kind of sardine and drinking mint tea definitely comes from reading Paul Bowles.

The reason I wanted to become an organ player was because I heard Ray Charles play on Quincy Jones' arrangement of "One Mint Julep." I heard that sound, and it just struck me. I thought that's what I want to do with my life. That's the sound I want to try to make.

I wouldn’t treat a romantic scene any differently than any other scene.

I would really say the biggest preparation was chewing gum and breath mints! For a kissing scene, it’s all about the breath mints!