[I'm Quite Sure That Most Writers Would Sustain Real Poetry If They Could, But It Takes Devotion And Talent.]

Author: Marguerite Young Quotes

Related Authors

Jane Costello Quotes

"Hes wearing my favourite shirt – otherwise known as The Sexiest Shirt Known to Man, an item of clothing that emphasises every contour of his torso. When he smiles tonight, his whole face is luminous – quite an achievement, given its so dark I nearly asked if they had the cocktail menu in Braille."

Jean Smart Quotes

"Lately, I just let myself eat it more because I think, Oh, my God, a piece of cheese tastes so good. I think its your body telling you something."

Arthur Findlay Quotes

"...why will men fight and suffer to advance the interests of their masters, who fling them aside when they have no further use for them?"

Marcus Porcius Cato Quotes

"It is a hard matter, my fellow citizens, to argue with the belly, since it has no ears."

Michael Heizer Quotes

"I wasnt an academic looking in books for ideas. But I educated myself about historical work that was similar to mine, to provide a frame of reference that wasnt the usual frame of reference of the New York art world and Europe."

Joseph Rotblat Quotes

"Long before the terrifying potential of the arms race was recognized, there was a widespread instinctive abhorrence of nuclear weapons, and a strong desire to get rid of them."

Ronda Thompson Quotes

"I have been loved and given love."

Michael Rostovtzeff Quotes

"For me archaeology is not a source of illustrations for written texts, but an independent source of historical information, with no less value and importance, sometimes more importance, that the written sources."

Erving Polster Quotes

"A new question for the psychotherapist to ask is whether a theory can go beyond mere effectiveness in achieving either a so-called cure or even personal growth into its implications for the nature of an evolving society."

Related Topics

Quotes About Francis Marion

"Francis Marion Tarwaters uncle had been dead for only half a day when the boy got too drunk to finish digging his grave and a Negro named Buford Munson, who had come to get a jug filled, had to finish it and drag the body from the breakfast table where it was still sitting and bury it in a decent and Christian way, with the sign of its Savior at the head of the grave and enough dirt on top to keep the dogs from digging it up. Buford had come along about noon and when he left at sundown, the boy, Tarwater, had never returned from the still." - Author: Flannery OConnor

Quotes About Hypocrisy

"Either you look back and deal with your hypocrisy, or you dismiss it." - Author: Jose Padilha

Quotes About Adhkar

"Praise be to God; whose compassion is all-embracing and Whose mercy is universal; Who rewards His servants for their remembrance [dhikr] [of Him] with His remembrance [of them] - verily God (Exalted is He!) has said, Remember Me, and I will remember you - Opening lines from Kitab al-Adhkar wal Daawat of the Ihya ulum ad-Din" - Author: Abu Hamid al Ghazali

Quotes About Joviality

"He remembered enthusiasm, hope, and a kind of jubilation or exultation. Cheerfulness, yes, and joviality, and the brief gratification of sex. Gladness, too, fullness of heart, appreciation, and many other emotions. But not joy. No, that belonged to simpler minds." - Author: Evan S. Connell

Quotes About Ashoka

"To become truly human,one has to try an release oneself from the shackles of race,religion and nationality.The quantum of humanism one acquires is inevitably filtered when one limits oneself."-Ashoka Jahnavi Prasad(Kant Lecture,20090)" - Author: Ashoka Prasad

Quotes About Hungry Lion

"And me not sleeping tonight or tomorrow night or any night for a long while, now that this has started. And he thought of her lying on the bed with the two technicians standing straight over her, not bent with concern, but only standing straight, arms folded. And he remembered thinking then that if she died, he was certain he wouldnt cry. For it would be the dying of an unknown, a street face, a newspaper image, and it was suddenly so very wrong that he had begun to cry, not at death but at the thought of not crying at death, a silly empty man near a silly empty woman, while the hungry snake made her still more empty.How do you get so empty? he wondered. Who takes it out of you? And that awful flower the other day, the dandelion! It had summed up everything, hadnt it? ‘What a shame! Youre not in love with anyone! And why not?" - Author: Ray Bradbury

Quotes About Mini Coopers

"Fifty-one hybrids and ten MINI coopers. Were the most eco-friendly assault force in history." - Author: Victor Gischler

Quotes About Capes

"Every work turns against its author: the poem will crush the poet, the system the philosopher, the event the man of action. Destruction awaits anyone who, answering to his vocation and fulfilling it, exerts himself within history; only the man who sacrifices every gift and talent escapes: released from his humanity, he may lodge himself in Being. (...) One always perishes by the self one assumes: to bear a name is to claim an exact mode of collapse." - Author: Emil Cioran

Quotes About Freeing Yourself

"The Vandy said that real witches escaped trial by water by pretending to drown, then freeing themselves with their powers. So she wants you to sink, then save yourself.""I think I can manage the sinking part," I muttered. "The rest...not so sure.""Youll be fine," he said. "And if youre not up in a few minutes, Ill save you." - Author: Rachel Hawkins

Quotes About Chd

"Man konnte die Zeit nicht zurückdrehen, das war reines Wunschdenken, aber man konnte dem Jetzt auf andere Weise entkommen, und zwar indem man vorwärtsging." - Author: Kate Morton