Quotes of the Day for 3 May 2002 – Smell
François Coty, the man who invented brand-name perfume, was born at Ajaccio, Corsica on this day in 1874.
What is the most precious, the most exciting smell awaiting you in the house when you return to it after a dozen years or so? The smell of roses, you think? No, mouldering books.
- Andre Sinyavsky
Don't hurry, don't worry. You're only here for a short visit. So be sure and stop to smell the flowers.
- Walter Hagen
The smell of rain is rich with life.
- Estela Portillo Trambley
For the sense of smell, almost more than any other, has the power to recall memories and it is a pity that we use it so little.
- Rachel Louise Carson, 1907 - 1964
What's in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.
- William Shakespeare, 1564 - 1616
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