quote by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Actually that’s my secret — I can’t even talk about you to anybody because I don’t want any more people to know how wonderful you are.

— F. Scott Fitzgerald

Joyful Tender Is The Night quotations

Tender is the night quote I've loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.
I've loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.

Well, you never knew exactly how much space you occupied in people's lives.

Yet from this fog his affection emerged--the best contacts are when one knows the obstacles and still wants to preserve a relation.

How kind is our Sacramental Jesus! He welcomes you at any hour of the day or night. His Love never knows rest. He is always most gentle towards you. When you visit Him, He forgets your sins and speaks only of His joy, His tenderness, and His Love. By the reception He gives to you, one would think He has need of you to make Him happy.

Tender is the night quote The people that are there for you on your darkest nights are the ones worth spen
The people that are there for you on your darkest nights are the ones worth spending your brightest days with.

Well, you never knew exactly how much space you occupied in people's lives.

What happiness it is to listen to rain at night;

joyful relief, ease; a lapping-round and hushing and brooding tenderness, all are mingled together in the sound of the fast-falling rain. God, looking down upon the rainy earth, sees how faint are these lights shining in little windows, - how easily put out.


She smiled at him, making sure that the smile gathered up everything inside her and directed it toward him, making him a profound promise of herself for so little, for the beat of a response, the assurance of a complimentary vibration in him.

Tender is the night quote If you think you're too small to make a difference, you haven't spent a night wi
If you think you're too small to make a difference, you haven't spent a night with a mosquito.

Hard to sit here and be close to you, and not kiss you.

I am tired of knowing nothing and being reminded of it all the time.

The strongest guard is placed at the gateway to nothing.

Maybe because the condition of emptiness is too shameful to be divulged.

Tender is the night quote I do not dream at night, I dream all day, I dream for a living.
I do not dream at night, I dream all day, I dream for a living.

was it a vision or a waking dream? Fled is that music--do I wake or sleep?


Later she remembered all the hours of the afternoon as happy -- one of those uneventful times that seem at the moment only a link between past and future pleasure, but turn out to have been the pleasure itself.

New friends can often have a better time together than old friends.

Tender is the night quote I often think that the night is more alive and richly colored than the day.
I often think that the night is more alive and richly colored than the day.

She smiled, a moving childish smile that was like all the lost youth in the world.

Now Autumn's fire burns slowly along the woods, And day by day the dead leaves fall and melt, And night by night the monitory blast Wails in the key-hole, telling how it pass'd O'er empty fields, or upland solitudes, Or grim wide wave; and now the power is felt Of melancholy, tenderer in its moods Than any joy indulgent Summer dealt.

Good manners are an admission that everybody is so tender that they have to be handled with gloves. Now, human respect—you don't call a man a coward or a liar lightly, but if you spend your life sparing people's feelings and feeding their vanity, you get so you can't distinguish what should be respected in them.

Tender is the night quote Hope is like the sun. If you only believe in it when you can see it, you'll neve
Hope is like the sun. If you only believe in it when you can see it, you'll never make it through the night.

Already with thee! tender is the night. . . But here there is no light. . .

Sometimes it is harder to deprive oneself of a pain than of a pleasure.

One writes of scars healed, a loose parallel to the pathology of the skin, but there is no such thing in the life of an individual.

Tender is the night quote Legend says, when you can't sleep at night It's because you're awake in someone
Legend says, when you can't sleep at night It's because you're awake in someone else's dream
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Somewhere inside me there’ll always be the person I am to-night

When you're older you'll know what people who love suffer.

The agony. It's better to be cold and young than to love. It's happened to me before but never like this - so accidental - just when everything was going well.


If you spend your life sparing people’s feelings and feeding their vanity, you get so you can’t distinguish what should be respected in them.

Tender is the night quote The darkest nights produce the brightest stars
The darkest nights produce the brightest stars
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good manners are an admission that everybody is so tender that they have to be handle with gloves.

You're the only girl I've seen for a long time that actually did look like something blooming.

the best contacts are when one knows the obstacles and still wants to preserve a relation.

Tender is the night quote Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise
Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise
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It is not necessarily poverty of spirit that makes a woman surround herself with life - it can be a superabundance of interest.


A human life, I think, should be well rooted in some area of native land where it may get the love of tender kinship from the earth, for the labors men go forth to, for the sounds and accents that haunt it, for whatever will give that early home a familiar unmistakable difference amidst the future widening of knowledge. The best introduction to astronomy is to think of the nightly heavens as a little lot of stars belonging to one's own homestead.

That nameless and infinitely delicate aroma of inexpressible tenderness and attentiveness which, in every refined and honorable attachment, is contemporary with the courtship, and precedes the final banns and the rite; but which, like the bouquet of the costliest German wines, too often evaporates upon pouring love out to drink, in the disenchanting glasses of the matrimonial days and nights.

Tender is the night quote There are nights when the wolves are silent and only the moon howls.
There are nights when the wolves are silent and only the moon howls.

I read a lot of F. Scott Fitzgerald. I love 'Tender is the Night,' and its atmosphere of doomed romance. He was one of the greatest prose stylists, with a wonderfully clear but lyrical quality.

I developed a mania for Fitzgerald - by the time I'd graduated from high school I'd read everything he'd written. I started with 'The Great Gatsby' and moved on to 'Tender Is the Night,' which just swept me away. Then I read 'This Side of Paradise,' his novel about Princeton - I literally slept with that book under my pillow for two years.

The night is made for tenderness,--so still that the low whisper, scarcely audible, is heard like music,--and so deeply pure that the fond thought is chastened as it springs and on the lip made holy.

Tender is the night quote I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night
I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night

Dark the Night, with breath all flowers, And tender broken voice that fills With ravishment the listening hours,-- Whisperings, wooings, Liquid ripples, and soft ring-dove cooings In low-toned rhythm that love's aching stills! Dark the night Yet is she bright, For in her dark she brings the mystic star, Trembling yet strong, as is the voice of love, From some unknown afar.

Sergeant O'Leary is walking the beat, at night he becomes a bar tender.

Yet this is the watch by night. Let us all accept new strength, and real tenderness. And at dawn, armed with glowing patience, we will enter the cities of glory.

Little Words When you are gone, there is nor bloom nor leaf, Nor singing sea at night, nor silver birds; And I can only stare, and shape my grief In little words. I cannot conjure loveliness, to drown The bitter woe that racks my cords apart. The weary pen that sets my sorrow down Feeds at my heart. There is no mercy in the shifting year, No beauty wraps me tenderly about. I turn to little words- so you, my dear, Can spell them out.

Love is like a wind stirring the grass beneath trees on a black night,' he had said. 'You must not try to make love definite. It is the divine accident of life. If you try to be definite and sure about it and to live beneath the trees, where soft night winds blow, the long hot day of disappointment comes swiftly and the gritty dust from passing wagons gathers upon lips inflamed and made tender by kisses.

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