The woods are lovely, dark and deep.But I have promises to keep,And miles to go before I sleepAnd miles to go before I sleep.
— Robert Frost

Each has his past shut in him like the leaves of a book known to him by heart and his friends can only read the title.
Virginia Woolf literary quote

When we blindly adopt a religion, a political system, a literary dogma, we become automatons. We cease to grow.
— Anais Nin

Satire lies about literary men while they live and eulogy lies about them when they die.
— Voltaire

As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.
— literary quotation by Maya Angelou