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What are the best scent quotes?

We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is scent!

Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity John Irving, Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous scent quote.

When someone you love dies, and you're not expecting it, you don't lose her all at once; you lose her in pieces over a long time—the way the mail stops coming, and her scent fades from the pillows and even from the clothes in her closet and drawers. Gradually, you accumulate the parts of her that are gone. Just when the day comes—when there's a particular missing part that overwhelms you with the feeling that she's gone, forever—there comes another day, and another specifically missing part. — John Irving

It was inevitable: the scent of bitter almonds always reminded him of the fate of unrequited love. — Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez

In small towns people scent the wind with noses of uncommon keenness. — Stephen King

Sometimes when you pick up your child you can feel the map of your own bones beneath your hands, or smell the scent of your skin in the nape of his neck. This is the most extraordinary thing about motherhood - finding a piece of yourself separate and apart that all the same you could not live without. — Jodi Picoult

A man has his distinctive personal scent which his wife, his children and his dog can recognize. A crowd has a generalized stink. The public is odorless. — W. H. Auden

A true poet does not bother to be poetical. Nor does a nursery gardener scent his roses. — Jean Cocteau

Bullies are always cowards at heart and may be credited with a pretty safe instinct in scenting their prey. — Anna Julia Cooper

Separated lovers cheat absence by a thousand fancies which have their own reality. They are prevented from seeing one another and they cannot write; nevertheless they find countless mysterious ways of corresponding, by sending each other the song of birds, the scent of flowers, the laughter of children, the light of the sun, the sighing of the wind, and the gleam of the stars --all the beauties of creation. — Victor Hugo