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"The elusive nature of love... it can be such a fleeting thing. You see it there and it's just fluttering and it's gone."

"Beauty is ever to the lonely mind a shadow fleeting she is never plain. She is a visitor who leaves behind the gift of grief, the souvenir of pain."

"The fame that goes with wealth and beauty is fleeting and fragile intellectual superiority is a possession glorious and eternal."

"No one who has lived even for a fleeting moment for something other than life in its conventional sense and has experienced the exaltation that this feeling produces can then renounce his new freedom so easily."

"The creative act lasts but a brief moment, a lightning instant of give-and-take, just long enough for you to level the camera and to trap the fleeting prey in your little box."

"Sensual pleasures have the fleeting brilliance of a comet a happy marriage has the tranquillity of a lovely sunset."

"Like everything which is not the involuntary result of fleeting emotion but the creation of time and will, any marriage, happy or unhappy, is infinitely more interesting than any romance, however passionate."

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