Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed."
- Emily Dickinson
The holy passion of Friendship is of so sweet and steady and loyal and enduring a nature that it will last through a whole lifetime, if not asked to lend money."
- Mark Twain
Sweet is war to those who know it not."
Don't be sweet, lest you be eaten up; don't be bitter, lest you be spewed out."
- Jewish Proverb
Fear secretes acids; but love and trust are sweet juices."
- Henry Ward Beecher
Flowers never emit so sweet and strong a fragrance as before a storm. When a storm approaches thee, be as fragrant as a sweet-smelling flower."
- Jean Paul Richter
Every sweet has its sour; every evil its good."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Sweetest things turn sourest by their deeds;"
Lilies that fester smell far worse than weeds."
- William Shakespeare
Sow good services; sweet remembrances will grow them."
- Madame de Stael
Rest is the sweet sauce of labor."
The sweet and the sour: this is what makes great art."
- Ward Jenkins