Famous Heaven Quotes

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If people would forget about utopia! When rationalism destroyed heaven and decided to set it up here on earth, that most terrible of all goals entered human ambition. It was clear there'd be no end to what people would be made to suffer for it.

Nadine Gordimer

If there be no great love in the beginning, yet heaven may decrease it upon better acquaintance, when we are married and have more occasion to know one another: I hope, upon familiarity will grow more contempt.

William Shakespeare, "The Merry Wives of Windsor", Act 1 scene 1

If there is, in fact, a Heaven and a Hell, all we know for sure is that Hell will be a viciously overcrowded version of Phoenix...

Hunter S. Thompson, Generation of Swine

If you do not enter inside, what use the door to heaven can have?

Mehmet Murat ildan

If you're not allowed to laugh in heaven, I don't want to go there.

Martin Luther

In a simple and a peaceful cottage with a beautiful view, you will not be dreaming about the palaces or the heaven, because you already have a perfect thing!

Mehmet Murat ildan

In heaven all the interesting people are missing.

Friedrich Nietzsche

In the gates of Heaven, the war medals are nothing but the evidences of murder!

Mehmet Murat ildan

It is a good success to take people from the city to the forests; but there is a much greater success: To bring the forest to the people, to the cities! To bring heaven to the hell!

Mehmet Murat ildan

It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. Then the victory is yours. It cannot be taken from you, not by angels or by demons, heaven or hell.


Jean Paul Sartre says in "No Exit" that hell is other people. Well, our task in life is to make it heaven. Or at least earth.

Alan Alda, GQ, Summer, 1980

Jean Paul Sartre says that ‘Hell is other people!’ In the name of completing this sentence we must also say this: ‘Heaven is other people too!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Know'st thou the land where the lemon-trees bloom, Where the gold orange glows in the deep thicket's gloom, Where a wind ever soft from the blue heaven blows, And the groves are of laurel and myrtle and rose

Johann von Goethe

knowledge is the wings when we fly in heaven.


Leave her to heaven
And to those thorns that in her bosom lodge,
To prick and sting her.

William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 1 scene 5

Let's drink to the spirit of gallantry and courage that made a strange Heaven out of unbelievable Hell, and let's drink to the hope that one day this country of ours, which we love so much, will find dignity and greatness and peace again.

Noel Coward

Liberty is one of the most valuable blessings that Heaven has bestowed upon mankind.

Miguel de Cervantes

Little deeds of kindness, little words of love, help to make earth happy like the heaven above.

Julia A. Fletcher Carney

Love is a flame that burns in heaven, And whose soft reflections radiate to us. Two worlds are opened, two lives given to it. It is by love tht we double our being It is by love that we approach God.

Aimee Martin

Love is made in heaven and consummated on earth.

John Lyly

Love seeketh not itself to please, Nor for itself hath any care, But for another gives its ease, And builds a Heaven in Hell's dispite.

William Blake

Many merry Christmases, friendships, great accumulation of cheerful recollections, affection on earth, and Heaven at last for all of us.

Charles Dickens

Marriages are made in heaven and consummated on Earth.

John Lyly

May you be in heaven a half hour before the devil knows your dead


May you be in heaven a half-hour before the devil knows your dead.


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