Every good thing in the world stands on the razor-edge of danger.
Hope, like faith, is nothing if it is not courageous; it is nothing if it is not ridiculous.
Oh, earth, you're too wonderful for anybody to realize you. Do any human beings ever realize life while they live it -- every, every minute?
There is a land of the living and a land of the dead and the bridge is love, the only survival, the only meaning.
The highest tribute to the dead is not grief but gratitude.
All that we know about those we have loved and lost is that they would wish us to remember them with a more intensified realization of their reality. What is essential does not die but clarifies. The highest tribute to the dead is not grief but gratitude.
There is nothing like eavesdropping to show you that the world outside your head is different from the world inside your head.
We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.
I would love to be the poet laureate of Coney Island.
My advice to you is not to inquire why or whither, but just enjoy your ice cream while it's on your plate.
Last Update: 8 February 2023
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