Time and tragedy have forced her to grow too quickly, at least for my taste, into a young woman who stitches bleeding wounds and knows our mother can hear only so much.
Fools have a habit of believing that everything written by a famous author is admirable. For my part I read only to please myself and like only what suits my taste.
fame Independence opinions
Servitude of any sort is distasteful to all men, but especially objectionable is subjection to others in the case of those who ought to rule.
Some books should be tasted, some devoured, but only a few should be chewed and digested thoroughly.
My tastes are simple: I am easily satisfied with the best.
I have never listened to anyone who criticized my taste in space travel, sideshows or gorillas. When this occurs, I pack up my dinosaurs and leave the room.
individuality science-fiction Art
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
anais-nin Life writing
That's always seemed so ridiculous to me, that people want to be around someone because they're pretty. It's like picking your breakfeast cereals based on color instead of taste.
Beauty attraction beauty
Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.
Inspirational flight flying
The more clearly we can focus our attention on the wonders and realities of the universe about us, the less taste we shall have for destruction.
reality destruction wonder
I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.
I Am Tastes
Happiness quite unshared can scarcely be called happiness; it has no taste.