Quotations The Best Quotes About Paradise  

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A list of the best paradise quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous paradise quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic paradise quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational paradise quotes from that same writer.

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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

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

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

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

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

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It is difficult to write a paradise when all the superficial indications are that you ought to write an apocalypse. It is obviously much easier to find inhabitants for an inferno or even a purgatorio. Ezra Pound

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

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We must prefer real hell to an imaginary paradise. Simone Weil

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

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