Quotations on Tenderness
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Vanity is as ill at ease under indifference as tenderness is under a love which it cannot return.
- George Eliot
(Keywords: Love, Indifference, Tenderness, Vanity)
There are moments when the body is as numinous as words, days that are the good flesh continuing. Such tenderness, those afternoons and evenings, saying blackberry, blackberry, blackberry.
- Robert Hass
(Keywords: Body, Moments, Saying, Tenderness, Words)
Though just biographical record will touch the failings of the good and the eminent with tenderness.
- Anne Seward
(Keywords: Tenderness, Will)
If a man is pictured chopping off a woman's breast, it only gets a R rating, but if, God forbid, a man is pictured kissing a woman's breast, it gets an X rating. Why is violence more acceptable than tenderness?
- Sally Struthers
(Keywords: God, Kissing, Man, Tenderness, Violence, Woman)
I want affection and tenderness desperately, but there's something in me that prevents me from handing it out.
- Ethel Waters
(Keywords: Affection, Tenderness, Want)
Do you know what it means to come home at night to a woman who'll give you a little love, a little affection, a little tenderness? It means you're in the wrong house, that's what it means.
- Henny Youngman
(Keywords: Home, Love, Affection, Night, Tenderness, Woman, Wrong)