[I Think Of My Poems As Personal And Public At The Same Time. You Could Say They Serve As Psychological Overlays. One Fits On Top Of The Other, And Hopefully There's An Ongoing Evolution Of Clarity.]

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"Mika: Were you happy?Hiro: I was so happy."

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"With age, gone are the forevers of youth. Gone is the willingness to procrastinate, delay, to play the waiting game. Now each day is a treasure beyond compare . . . because there are so few such diadems left."

Anton Rubinstein Quotes

"Pianists call me a composer, composers call me a pianist. The classicists think me a futurist, and the futurists call me a reactionary."

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"Well, the truth is no road to fortune, and the populace doesnt giveout ambassadorships, university chairs, or pensions."

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"Lacing up and leaving the house is the hardest moment of any run. You never regret it once you are en route."

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"Sleeping with another girl does not always mean you are a lesbian, sometimes it just means the central heating needs fixing"

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"Hats are radical; only people that wear hats understand that."

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"this empty act could no more be mistaken for a mothers touch than the wind that fills out some dress on a clothesline might be confused with an actual body."

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"When I think of existence, I cannot help but wonder, "What is life, anyway?" Where do I fit in the grand scheme of life? What is the point of it, anyway? Is this a test—and if so, am I passing it?"

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"Incluso con mis amigas no soy realmente yo misma.En parte soy otra; tratando de encajar, de decir cosas apropiadas, de hacerlas cosas requeridas, de estar en el lugar más indicado, de vestir comovisten todos. A veces pienso que cada uno trata de ser la sombra de otro;compramos los mismos discos y hacemos como los demás, aunque no nosguste. Los muchachos son como robots, piezas en línea para el montaje, yyo no quiero ser un robot." - Author: Beatrice Sparks

Quotes About Montana State

"In 87 - four years after Sports was released - my family and I began vacationing in Montana. I soon bought my first piece of land in Ravalli County, in the western part of the state." - Author: Huey Lewis

Quotes About Suicidio

"Me senté por ahí y lloré. El agua sucia, abajo, me tentaba constantemente: ¿para qué sufrir? El suicidio seduce por su facilidad de aniquilación: en un segundo todo este absurdo universo se derrumba como un gigantesco simulacro." - Author: Ernesto Sabato

Quotes About Early Morning Rain

"I caught his drift, but I wasnt going to argue for a single second. Just get me to the Hampshire House, thats all I cared about. Besides, how could I say, "No, Im not a prositute. Im Mrs. Frank Sinatra out for an early morning walk in the rain"?" - Author: Ava Gardner

Quotes About Bowditch

"The first effect of the mind growing cultivated is that processes once multiple get to be performed in a single act. Lazarus has called this the progressive condensation of thought. ... Steps really sink from sight. An advanced thinker sees the relations of his topics is such masses and so instantaneously that when he comes to explain to younger minds it is often hard ... Bowditch, who translated and annotated Laplaces Méchanique Céleste, said that whenever his author prefaced a proposition by the words it is evident, he knew that many hours of hard study lay before him." - Author: Bowditch

Quotes About Passenger

"I believe the publics confidence would be increased if the federal government took over the functions of airport security screening for all passengers." - Author: David Neeleman

Quotes About Amarillo

"Permaneces allí, olvidado de los papeles amarillos, de tus propias cuartillas anotadas, pensando sólo en la belleza inasible de tu Aura -mientras más pienses en ella, más tuya la harás, no sólo porque piensas en su belleza y la deseas, sino porque ahora la deseas para liberarla: habrás encontrado una razón moral para tu deseo; te sentirás inocente y satisfecho-" - Author: Carlos Fuentes

Quotes About Diet And Fitness

"All these commercials about health and diet and fitness. All of these ads for waistlines and libidos and teeth whiteners. If youre not taking care of yourself or eating right or exercising, if youre overweight or you have a small penis or you dont have bright enough teeth, then theres something wrong with you. Spiritually. Physically. Morally. Instead of being defined by your actions, youre defined instead by your smile. Your sexual performance. Your percentage of body fat." - Author: S.G. Browne

Quotes About Kabir

"What is seen is not the TruthWhat is cannot be saidTrust comes not without seeingNor understanding without wordsThe wise comprehends with knowledgeTo the ignorant it is but a wonderSome worship the formless GodSome worship his various formsIn what way He is beyond these attributesOnly the Knower knowsThat music cannot be writtenHow can then be the notesSay Kabir, awareness alone will overcome illusion." - Author: Kabir

Quotes About Viscount

"Why do you like Hugh better? Because he is a Viscount?Well, thats one reason, I admitted, without any false shame. Respect for degree was in my blood and I didnt think of it as snobbery." - Author: L.P. Hartley