If you are among the roses, your friends will look for you among the thorns.
...anyone looking for friends without faults shall remain friendless. The choice is yours.
The dance had distilled her and she had become one with the essence of all that is.
...lose your mind so that you can gain a new way of knowing.
Having declared a passion for his wildness, she had sought from the beginning to tame him.
Love truly is the most transformative power in heaven and on earth.
Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns; I am thankful that thorns have roses.
Would Jove appoint some flower to reign, in matchless beauty on the plain, the Rose (mankind will all agree). The Rose the queen of flowers should be.
I believe in roses. Oh God, yes! I do believe in roses! And I believe in lots and lots and lots of them, too!
If the rose is beautiful flower, it is also because it opens. (Si la rose est belle fleur, - C'est aussi parce qu'elle s'ouvre.)
Cecilia: I just met a wonderful new man. He's fictional but you can't have everything.
Gil Shepherd: You can't learn to be real. It's like learning to be a midget.
Emma: You're gonna get a champion roll in the hay.
Tom Baxter: What, there's hay in the bedroom?
The Countess: You know what they get for rape in a small town? Especially by a man in a pith helmet?
Rita: This is just disgusting! I am an heiress and I don't have to put up with this!
Jason: I'm bored with sitting around. I'm a dramatic character. I need forward motion.
[as the Carpathia is arriving in New York]
Carpathia Steward: Can I take your name, please love?
Rose: Dawson, Rose Dawson.
Jack: Rose! How did you find out I didn't do it?
Rose: I didn't. I just realized I already knew.
And as I venture into anothers pit of everlasting darkness, I'll return with a simple blackened rose. and with that rose I shall write the stories it tells.
A thorn defends the rose, harming only those who would steal the blossom.
A sponge to wipe away the past; a rose to sweeten the present; a kiss to greet the future.