Quotes about thorns
A crown of thorns may be made of laurel leaves.
Some people get angry because God put thorns on roses, while others praise him for putting roses among thorns.
Leave her to heaven and to those thorns that in her bosom lodge, to prick and sting her.
Pause you who read this, and think for a moment of the long chain of iron or gold, of thorns or flowers, that would never have bound you, but for the formation of the first link on one memorable day.
The world is not respectable; it is mortal, tormented, confused, deluded forever; but it is shot through with beauty, with love, with glints of courage and laughter; and in these, the spirit blooms timidly, and struggles to the light amid the thorns.
We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.
You can complain because roses have thorns, or you can rejoice because thorns have roses.
No pain, no palm; no thorns, no throne; no gall, no glory; no cross, no crown.
Advance, and never halt, for advancing is perfection. Advance and do not fear the thorns in the path, for they draw only corrupt blood.
The optimist sees the rose and not its thorns the pessimist stares at the thorns, oblivious to the rose.
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