Muses Quotes

Quotes tagged as "muses" (showing 1-30 of 69)
Roman Payne
“The ‘Muse’ is not an artistic mystery, but a mathematical equation. The gift are those ideas you think of as you drift to sleep. The giver is that one you think of when you first awake.”
Roman Payne

Anne Fadiman
“Muses are fickle, and many a writer, peering into the voice, has escaped paralysis by ascribing the creative responsibility to a talisman: a lucky charm, a brand of paper, but most often a writing instrument. Am I writing well? Thank my pen. Am I writing badly? Don't blame me blame my pen. By such displacements does the fearful imagination defend itself.”
Anne Fadiman, Ex Libris: Confessions of a Common Reader

Lisa Kessler
“His lips caressed her ear. “Best dance of my entire life.”
Lisa Kessler, Dance of the Heart

Lisa Kessler
“You’re mine,” she whispered.
“As long as you’ll have me.”
Lisa Kessler, Dance of the Heart

Christopher Moore
“I love you, Lucien, but I am a muse, you are an artist, I am not here to make you comfortable.”
Christopher Moore, Sacré Bleu: A Comedy d'Art

Chimnese Davids
“I kept reaching for my muses,
my wandering muses, floating
on clouds filled with their passions.”
(Muses of Wandering Passions, p. 64)”
Chimnese Davids, Muses of Wandering Passions

Lisa Kessler
“When you can inspire a muse, you've got it going on.”
Lisa Kessler, Light of the Spirit

Lisa Kessler
“You drive me crazy," he growled.
She leaned down, her breasts brushing against his chest. "It's a good look for you.”
Lisa Kessler, Light of the Spirit

Lisa Kessler
“See. Told you I had sexy underwear."
"They're only sexy because you're in them.”
Lisa Kessler, Light of the Spirit

Lisa Kessler
“Protect the daughters of Zeus." Fire flickered in Apollo's eyes. "Kronos is among you.”
Lisa Kessler, Light of the Spirit

Lisa Kessler
“Have you ever had a secret that involved other people, and you couldn't share it without exposing them?I have to be really careful."
He rubbed his forehead. "And swimming is going to help?”
Lisa Kessler, Light of the Spirit

Lisa Kessler
“I've never been jealous of an ice cube before.”
Lisa Kessler, Light of the Spirit

Lisa Kessler
“Hey, Cooper, it's Lia from the geriatric-poker dating service.”
Lisa Kessler, Light of the Spirit

Lisa Kessler
“You're not crazy." She was serious, no hint of a smile.
He cocked a brow. "And how do you know that?"
"I cut hair for a living." Her dark eyes glinted with playfulness, easing some of his jacked-up nerve. "I see crazy all the time. You're not it.”
Lisa Kessler, Light of the Spirit

“For this will cure him that is sick, and rouse him that is in dumps; one that has loved, it will remember of it; one that has not, it will instruct. For there was never any yet that wholly could escape love, and never shall there be any, never so long as beauty shall be, never so long as eyes can see. But help me that God to write the passions of others; and while I write, keep me in my own right wits.”
Longus, Daphnis and Chloe : The Love Romances of Parthenius and other fragments

“Let's ride this journey together as writers, poets, and muses.”
Avijeet Das

“Dawn is a friend of the muses, even if they aren't awake to appreciate it.”
Kimberly Morgan, On Angels and Rabbit Holes

“We hold hands together delicately and sublimely and look longingly into each other’s eyes.”
Avijeet Das

Lisa Kessler
“Tell me what you want."
Before her brain could engage, she kissed him again and whispered, "You. You're what I want.”
Lisa Kessler, Devoted to Destiny

Lisa Kessler
“He had the body of a god and a Southern drawl that made her toes curl.”
Lisa Kessler, Devoted to Destiny

“The muse of memories past inspires smiles on many a sad faces, tears on many a dry cheek, and warmth of love inside so many cold hearts.”
Cody Edward Lee Miller
tags: muse, muses

“I am no writer. Her sparkling eyes made my fingers write words in the sand, Her radiant smile made my pen write words in the air. Her beautiful soul made my typewriter type poems for eternity. I am no writer.”
Avijeet Das

“I am no writer. Her sparkling eyes made my fingers write words in the sand. Her radiant smile made my pen write words in the air. Her beautiful soul made my typewriter type poems for eternity. I am no writer.”
Avijeet Das

Phil Foglio
“Violetta: If I had a Belgian chocolate mimmoth for every hour I've had to listen to Tarvek blather on about those stupid muses, I'd weigh a thousand kilos.
Professor Mezzasalma: ... really?
Violetta: Oh yeah. I worked it out once.”
Phil Foglio, Agatha Heterodyne and the Guardian Muse

“Let's ride this journey together as poets, writer, artistes, and muses.”
Avijeet Das

“Last night, I was a mad man searching for a whiff of your fragrance. The stars and the moon even laughed at me.”
Avijeet Das

“Like a splendid mosaic of myriad colors, she in all her hues of sensitivity would paint her feelings in your mind’s gray skies. She was the butterfly making you run after her. She was the Zahir, a mirage that transcended borders and time-zones.”
Avijeet Das

Oscar Wilde
“We have mistaken the common livery of the age for the vesture of the Muses, and spend our days in the sordid streets and hideous suburbs of our vile cities when we should be out on the hillside with Apollo. Certainly we are a degraded race, and have sold our birthright for a mess of facts.”
Oscar Wilde, Beautiful and Impossible Things - Selected Essays of Oscar Wilde
tags: muses

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