Smells - Smelling Quotes

And the smell of war is pungent On cordite-laden breath.

In the depths of a man’s being there was something that responded with a quack to such perfume. Quack! A sexual reflex that had nothing to do with age or subtlety, wisdom, experience, history, Wissenschaft, Bildung, Wahrheit. In sickness or health there came the old quack-quack at the fragrance of a perfumed, feminine skin.

Smell is a potent wizard that transports us across thousands of miles and all the years we have lived.

Nose, n. The extreme outpost of the face. It has been observed that one’s nose is never so happy as when thrust into the affairs of others, from which some physiologists have drawn the inference that the nose is devoid of the sense of smell.

Celine Dion has come out with a perfume. Now there are two ways to spoil a perfectly good elevator ride.

Quoth Hudibras, I smell a rat; Ralpho, thou dost prevaricate.

Generally, your taste sensation is overwhelmed by the smell sensation, to the extent that the taste sensation is almost imperceptible.

The past is the only dead thing that smells sweet.

Earth just doens’t smell like home. However good a road it is, however, good a motel it is, however a good training camp it is, it is not home. Heaven is.

The sanitary and mechanical age we are now entering makes up for the mercy it grants to our sense of smell by the ferocity with which it assails our sense of hearing.