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  • Thomas Gray
    Thomas Gray
    British poet 1716-1771
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    Full many a flower is born to blush unseen,
    and waste its sweetness on the desert air.
    Source: Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard , St. 14
  • St. Gregory the Great
    St. Gregory the Great
    Pope of the Catholic Church 540-604
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    When a girl ceases to blush, she has lost the most powerful charm of her beauty.
  • Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
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    A letter does not blush.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    After the first blush of sin comes its indifference.
  • Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    English poet 1806-1861
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    Girls blush, sometimes, because they are alive, half wishing they were dead to save the shame. The sudden blush devours them, neck and brow; They have drawn too near the fire of life, like gnats, and flare up bodily, wings and all. What then? Who's sorry for a gnat or girl?
  • George Herbert
    George Herbert
    English poet 1593-1633
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    It is part of a poor spirit to undervalue himself and blush.
  • George Sand
    George Sand
    French Novelist 1804-1876
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    Once my heart was captured, reason was shown the door, deliberately and with a sort of frantic joy. I accepted everything, I believed everything, without struggle, without suffering, without regret, without false shame. How can one blush for what one adores?
  • Tacitus
    Tacitus
    Roman senator and historian 56-120 AD
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    Seek to make a person blush for their guilt rather than shed their blood.
  • Lord George Byron
    Lord George Byron
    English poet 1788-1824
    Lord George Byron
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    So much alarmed that she is quite alarming, All Giggle, Blush, half Pertness, and half Pout.
  • Bobbi Brown
    Bobbi Brown
    American professional makeup artist, author and public speaker
    Bobbi Brown
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    The easiest ways to improve your appearance is with a really good moisturizer that will plump up your skin, a bit of concealer and a creamy blush on your cheek and lip. It's quick and easy and you'll look so much better.
  • John Keats
    John Keats
    English poet 1795-1821
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    There's a blush for won t, and a blush for shan't, and a blush for having done it: There's a blush for thought and a blush for naught, and a blush for just begun it.
  • Captain J. G. Stedman
    Captain J. G. Stedman
    British soldiar, writer, artist 1744-1797
    Captain J. G. Stedman
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    To be sure an European woman would blush to her fingers ends at the very idea of appearing publicly stark naked; but education and prejudice are everything, since it is an axiom, that where there is no feeling of self-reproach, there can assuredly be no shame.
  • Abraham Cowley
    Abraham Cowley
    English poet
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    We griev'd, we sigh'd, we wept; we never blush'd before.
    Source: Discourse concerning the Government of Oliver Cromwell; reported in Bartletts Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
  • Thomas Fuller
    Thomas Fuller
    English preacher and writer 1608-1661
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    Truth makes the Devil blush.
    Source: Gnomologia (1732) 5306
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