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Picture quote by Jorge Luis Borges about imagination

I have always imagined that paradise will be a kind of library. ⏤ Jorge Luis Borges

Picture quote by Frank Sonnenberg about mind

Paradise is not a place, its a state of mind. ⏤ Frank Sonnenberg

Picture quote by Aldous Huxley about world

Maybe this world is another planet's hell. ⏤ Aldous Huxley

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Paradise is not a place, it's a state of mind.

Frank Sonnenberg, writer

An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.

Victor Hugo, author

Everyone who has ever built anywhere a new heaven first found the power thereto in his own hell.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

A fool's paradise is a wise man's hell!

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

In his blue gardens men and girls came and went like moths among the whisperings and the champagne and the stars.

F. Scott Fitzgerald, author

Ah, to think how thin the veil that lies Between the pain of hell and Paradise.

George William Russell, writer

From the very fountain of enchantment there arises a taste of bitterness to spread anguish amongst the flowers.

Lucretius, poet

Graphic design is the paradise of individuality, eccentricity, heresy, abnormality, hobbies and humors.

George Santayana, philosopher

The true paradises are the paradises that we have lost.

Marcel Proust, author

A beautiful vacuum filled with wealthy monogamists, all powerful and members of the best families all drinking themselves to death.

Ernest Hemingway, novelist

I should have no use for a paradise in which I should be deprived of the right to prefer hell.

Jean Rostand, scientist

Paradise is exactly like where you are right now... only much, much better.

Laurie Halse Anderson,

No one shall expel us from the paradise that Cantor has created for us.

David Hilbert, mathematician

It is a curious thing that every creed promises a paradise which will be absolutely uninhabitable for anyone of civilized taste.

Evelyn Waugh, author

He who builds a masjid in the way of Allah, God will build a house for him in the paradise.

Abu Bakr, leader

The abominable effort to take one's sins with one to paradise.

Andre Gide, novelist

Soon after, I returned home to my family, with a determination to bring them as soon as possible to live in Kentucky, which I esteemed a second paradise, at the risk of my life and fortune.

Daniel Boone, explorer

Every daring attempt to make a great change in existing conditions, every lofty vision of new possibilities for the human race, has been labeled Utopian.

Emma Goldman, activist

Not in purity or in holiness merely, for in Paradise man was holy, and he shall be holy when redeemed through the sacrifice of Christ and made an heir of heaven.

Matthew Simpson, clergyman

We must prefer real hell to an imaginary paradise.

Simone Weil, philosopher

Life is here only to be lived so that we can, through life, earn the right to death, which to me is paradise. Whatever it is that will bring me the reward of paradise, I'll do the best I can.

Anne Bancroft, actress

The Indians knew that life was equated with the earth and its resources, that America was a paradise, and they could not comprehend why the intruders from the East were determined to destroy all that was Indian as well as America itself.

Dee Brown, novelist

He who aspires to paradise should learn to deal with people with kindness.

Abu Bakr, leader

He who indulges in falsehood will find the paths of paradise shut to him.

Abu Bakr, leader

Vampires are sexy to a woman perhaps because the fantasy is similar to that of the man on the white horse sweeping her off to paradise.

Frank Langella, actor

Adam was placed in Paradise in perfect estate, and in the company of God's angels; God walked and did talk with him. He heard the voice, and beheld the presence of God.

John Jewel, clergyman

I went to the Paradise Restaurant on 49th Street and Broadway which was where they were playing, and I sat in.

Ray Conniff, musician

We did not get any money from the early records. It was all taken by crooked managers. It is just a gangster's paradise.

Robert Wyatt, musician

If you are nice, and keep your promise, we will be in paradise.

Camille Claudel, sculptor

Paradise is too perfect for humanity.

Dario Argento, director

It gets to seem as if way back in the Garden of Eden after the Fall, Adam and Eve had begged the Lord to forgive them and He, in his boundless exasperation, had said, All right, then. Stay. Stay in the Garden. Get civilized. Procreate. Muck it up. And they did.

Diane Arbus, photographer

Santa Barbara is a paradise; Disneyland is a paradise; the U.S. is a paradise. Paradise is just paradise. Mournful, monotonous, and superficial though it may be, it is paradise. There is no other.

Jean Baudrillard, sociologist

The Utopia the bible seems to want would have people hate evil when it is time to hate and suggests that people who turn away from the world to follow His word would in turn be hated and those people who hate them are to be humiliated in the end.

James Dye,

I shall speak of how melancholy and utopia preclude one another. How they fertilize one another... of the revulsion that follows one insight and precedes the next... of superabundance and surfeit. Of stasis in progress. And of myself, for whom melancholy and utopia are heads and tails of the same coin.

Gunther Grass, author

We, who have already borne on the road to Paradise the lives of the best among us, want a difficult, erect, implacable Paradise; a Paradise where one can never rest and which has, beside the threshold of the gates, angels with swords.

J. A. Primo De Rivera,

We are at heart so profoundly anarchistic that the only form of state we can imagine living in is Utopian; and so cynical that the only Utopia we can believe in is authoritarian.

Lionel Trilling, critic

Marx was fortunate to have been born eighty years before Walt Disney. Disney also promised a child's paradise and unlike Marx, delivered on his promise.

John Ralston Saul, author

It is in games that many men discover their paradise.

Robert Wilson Lynd, writer

Paradise was made for tender hearts; hell, for loveless hearts.

Voltaire, writer

If you cannot catch a bird of paradise, better take a wet hen.

Nikita Khrushchev, politician

In a republic, that paradise of debility, the politician is a petty tyrant who obeys the laws.

Emile M. Cioran, philosopher

An Aristotle was but the rubbish of an Adam, and Athens but the rudiments of Paradise.

Robert South, clergyman

For an Italian peasant a telegram from anywhere is a wondrous thing; and a cable from the terrestrial paradise of America is not lightly to be disregarded.

Howard K. Smith, journalist

The bird of paradise alights only upon the hand that does not grasp.

John Berry, soldier

Through clever and constant application of propaganda, people can be made to see paradise as hell, and also the other way round, to consider the most wretched sort of life as paradise.

Adolf Hitler, criminal

In my view, America has never had the opportunity to enter paradise. Europe enjoys the paradise it enjoys, in part because the United States provides the overall security that allows Europe to live in a system where military power is not a major issue.

Robert Kagan, writer

For those who aspire to live in a high cost, high tax, big government place, our nation and the world offers plenty of options. Vermont, Canada and Venezuela all offer you the opportunity to live in the socialist, big government paradise you long for.

Marco Rubio, politician

I'm not really one for fancy, big words and poetry, and the scriptwriters worked very hard on 'Paradise Lost' to translate it.

Callan McAuliffe, actor

Where choice begins, Paradise ends, innocence ends, for what is Paradise but the absence of any need to choose this action?

Arthur Miller, playwright

There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.

Erma Bombeck, humorist

It is a curious thing... that every creed promises a paradise which will be absolutely uninhabitable for anyone of civilized taste.

Evelyn Waugh, author

Paradise Lost is a book that, once put down, is very hard to pick up again.

Samuel Johnson, author

When people come to Jamaica, we don't want them to think about the problems of Jamaica. So let them come be in their paradise.

Ziggy Marley,

England is the paradise of women, the purgatory of men, and the hell of horses.

John Florio, writer

It is commonly asserted and accepted that Paradise Lost is among the two or three greatest English poems; it may justly be taken as the type of supreme poetic achievement in our literature.

John Drinkwater, poet

We lived on the Key West Army Base. Key West for me was a tropical island paradise.

Gloria Swanson, actress

Why have we had to invent Eden, to live submerged in the nostalgia of a lost paradise, to make up utopias, propose a future for ourselves?

Julio Cortazar,

On my return to Cornwall I discovered that I was living in a tropical paradise. For now I am content to explore my own home and our nearest neighbour France.

John Dyer, artist

To Paradise, the Arabs say, Satan could never find the way Until the peacock led him in.

Charles Godfrey Leland, writer

If a man could pass through Paradise in a dream, and have a flower presented to him as a pledge that his soul had really been there, and if he found that flower in his hand when he awake - Aye, what then?

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, poet

If you go anywhere, even paradise, you will miss your home.

Malala Yousafzai, activist

The only paradise is paradise lost.

Marcel Proust, author

I have read descriptions of Paradise that would make any sensible person stop wanting to go there.

Montesquieu, philosopher

Love can consign us to hell or to paradise, but it always takes us somewhere.

Paulo Coelho, novelist

I greatly enjoyed the Hawaiian Islands. They are a real little paradise in spite of the influx of Americans who have made it one of their most pleasant 'centers of resort': the soft climate and luxuriance of the tropics; the greenness, the fragrance, the flowers - extraordinary flowers covering the tallest trees and turning them into huge bouquets.

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, philosopher

The myths have always condemned those who "looked back." Condemned them, whatever the paradise may have been which they were leaving. Hence this shadow over each departure from your decision.

Dag Hammarskjold, diplomat

Utility is when you have one telephone, luxury is when you have two, opulence is when you have three - and paradise is when you have none.

Doug Larson, cartoonist

A marvel that has nothing to offer, democracy is at once a nation's paradise and its tomb.

Emile M. Cioran, philosopher

Paradise is open to all kind hearts.

Pierre Jean de Beranger, musician

Man can now fly in the air like a bird, swim under the ocean like a fish, he can burrow into the ground like a mole. Now if only he could walk the earth like a man, this would be paradise.

Tommy Douglas, clergyman

I would say my theme has always been paradise lost, always the lost cause, the lost leader, the lost utopia.

Marguerite Young, author

I like too many things and get all confused and hung-up running from one falling star to another till i drop. This is the night, what it does to you. I had nothing to offer anybody except my own confusion.

Jack Kerouac, novelist

What in me is dark Illumine, what is low raise and support, That to the height of this great argument I may assert eternal Providence, And justify the ways of God to men. 1 Paradise Lost. Book i. Line 22.

John Milton, poet

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