They all wait impatiently for the blessed cloak of darkness to cover their wretched little deeds, but the sun will not be hurried by the whims of men.
What a large volume of adventures may be grasped within this little span of life by him who interests himself in everything.
If you start the day reading the obituaries, you live your day a little differently.
So many books, so little time.
Art is the concrete artifact of faith and expectation, the realization of a world that would otherwise be little more than a veil of pointless consciousness stretched over a gulf of mystery.
Reason leavened with a little wit (if possible) is the real alternative to hate speech, meaning that there's no better time for it.
perhaps we desire death / or why is poison so sweet? / why do little Sirens make kindlier music / for a man caught in the net of the world between news-cast & work-desk?
Its three in the morning,' she noted with dismay. 'Do you think Simon’s all right?'
'I think he‘s weird, actually,' said Jace. 'Though that has little to do with time.
Somehow I have been stunned. Stand back!
Give me a little time beyond my cuffed head and slumbers
and dreams and gaping,
I discover myself on the verge of the usual mistake.
All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt.
Need Hurt Love
It's so hard to forget pain, but it's even harder to remember sweetness. We have no scar to show for happiness. We learn so little from peace.
happiness pain sweetness
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.