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Famous quotes containing the words stokes, rose and/or porter:

    Some pray to marry the man they love,
    My prayer will somewhat vary;
    I humbly pray to Heaven above
    That I love the man I marry.
    —Rose Pastor Stokes (1879–1933)

    I did not pray Him to lay bare
    The mystery to me,
    Enough the rose was Heaven to smell,
    And His own face to see.
    Ralph Hodgson (c. 1871–1962)

    How’m I ridin’? I’m ridin’ high.
    —Cole Porter (1893–1964)