“I like the sound of words, If used by the right person they are very seductive.”
“I was raised among books, making invisible friends in pages that seemed cast from dust and whose smell I carry on my hands to this day.”
“I wear the chain I forged in life…I made it link by link, and yard by yard; I girded it on of my own free will, and of my own free will I wore it.”
— Charles Dickens (via ...
“I don’t understand why people care so much about showing that they are good; because I am rather comfortable with having badness, quite okay with being inexplicable. They tire...”
“Feelings are not supposed to be logical. Dangerous is the man who has rationalized his emotions.”
“There’s a bluebird in my heart that wants to get out, but I’m too tough for it. I say, stay in there, I’m not going to let anybody see you.”
— Charles Bukowski
“All you need now is to stand at the window and let your rhythmical sense open and shut, open and shut, boldly and freely, until one thing melts in another, until the taxis are...”
“She was bored. She loved, had capacity to love, for love, to give and accept love. Only she tried twice and failed twice to find somebody not just strong enough to deserve it,...”
“When he spoke, what tender words he used!
So softly, that like flakes of
They melted as they fell.”
— John Dryden
“Words are but pictures of our thoughts.”
— John Dryden