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No one knows what he can do until he tries.

No one knows what he can do until he tries.
Posted 4 months ago

I don't know how, or whether it is even possible to predict what the world

I don't know how, or whether it is even possible to predict what the world will look like the next day. I simply have to close my eyes, and wait until tomorrow in order to find out.
Posted 4 months ago

The best part of a writer's biography is not the record of his adventures b

The best part of a writer's biography is not the record of his adventures but the story of his style. [Vogue, interview, 1969]
Posted 4 months ago

My hand-stitched wings itchto take flightto test the winds of changethat in

My hand-stitched wings itchto take flightto test the winds of changethat inevitably blow at the end of a cycle.
Posted 4 months ago

He keeps his voice kindly but remote. A cross between a pedagogue, soothsay

He keeps his voice kindly but remote. A cross between a pedagogue, soothsayer, and a benevolent uncle – that should be his tone.
Posted 4 months ago

It is always worth itemising happiness, there is so much of the other thing

It is always worth itemising happiness, there is so much of the other thing in a life, you had better put down the markers for happiness while you can.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

To make the distinction unmistakably clear: Civilization is the vital force

To make the distinction unmistakably clear: Civilization is the vital force in human history; culture is that inert mass of institutions and organizations which accumulate around and tend to drag down the advance of life; Civilization is Giordano Bruno fa
Posted 4 months ago

All a woman actually wants is to feel special.

All a woman actually wants is to feel special.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

I'd rather take you to my lair.

I'd rather take you to my lair.
Posted 4 months ago

If you were going to die, I was going to die with you. I couldn't stop thin

If you were going to die, I was going to die with you. I couldn't stop thinking it over and over as you screamed, as I tried to kill her: you were my mate my mate my mate.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Confusion now hath made his masterpiece.

Confusion now hath made his masterpiece.
Posted 4 months ago

God's truth judges created things out of love, and Satan's truth judges the

God's truth judges created things out of love, and Satan's truth judges them out of envy and hatred.
Posted 4 months ago