„Turn over a new leaf.“

—  Thomas Middleton, Anything for a Quiet Life

Anything for a Quiet Life (1621), Act iii. Sc. 3. Compare: "Turn over a new leaf", Thomas Dekker, The Honest Whore, part ii, Act i. sc. 2.

Thomas Middleton Foto
Thomas Middleton5
1580 - 1627

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Thomas Dekker Foto

„Turn over a new leaf.“

—  Thomas Dekker, The Honest Whore

The Honest Whore (1604), Part ii, Act ii. Sc. 1. Compare: "Turn over a new leaf", Thomas Middleton, Anything for a Quiet Life (1621), Act iii. Sc. 3.

Miguel de Cervantes Foto

„I'll turn over a new leaf.“

—  Miguel de Cervantes Spanish novelist, poet, and playwright 1547 - 1616

Fuente: Don Quixote de la Mancha (1605–1615), Part II (1615), Book III, Ch. 13.

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„I never yet touched a fig leaf that didn't turn into a price tag.“

—  Saul Bellow, libro Humboldt's Gift

Humboldt's Gift (1975), p. 159
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Robert Jordan Foto
Sara Teasdale Foto
Gary Snyder Foto
Joanna Newsom Foto
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Antoine-Vincent Arnault Foto

„I go where all nature goes,
Where goes the leaf of the rose,
And eke the leaf of the bay.“

—  Antoine-Vincent Arnault French dramatist 1766 - 1834

Volume V., 16. — ""La Feuille"".
Translation reported in Harbottle's Dictionary of quotations French and Italian (1904), p. 82.
Fables (1802)

Dorothy Wordsworth Foto

„One only leaf upon the top of a tree - the sole remaining leaf - danced round and round like a rag blown by the wind.“

—  Dorothy Wordsworth English author, poet and diarist 1771 - 1855

March 7, 1798
This was turned into Coleridge's Christabel, lines 48-50:
There is not wind enough to twirl
The one red leaf, the last of its clan,
That dances as often as dance it can.

„a single leaf falling
autumn is everywhere…“

—  Frederick Franck Dutch painter 1909 - 2006

Fuente: Echoes from the Bottomless Well (1985), p. 10

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Frank O'Hara Foto

„I am a forgettable leaf on a tree.“

—  Gregory Maguire, libro Wicked: Memorias de una bruja mala

Fuente: Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West

„The bud is on the bough again,
The leaf is on the tree.“

—  Charles Jefferys British music publisher 1807 - 1865

The Meeting of Spring and Summer, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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„Autumn is a second Spring when every leaf is a flower.“

—  Albert Camus French author and journalist 1913 - 1960

As quoted in Visions from Earth (2004) by James R. Miller, p. 126

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