Even after all this time, the sun never says to the earth, 'you owe me.' Look what happens with a love like that! It lights up the whole sky.— Unknown Author
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The best listeners listen between the lines.
Clouds come floating into my life from other days no longer to shed rain or usher storm but to give colour to my sunset sky.
There comes a point in your life when you realize: Who matters, Who never did, Who won't anymore, And who always will. So, don't worry about people from your past, there's a reason why they didn't make it to your future.
I have nature and art and poetry and if that is not enough, what is?
If I could take your troubles I would toss them into the sea, But all these things I'm finding Are impossible for me. I cannot build a mountain Or catch a rainbow fair, But let me be what I know best, A friend that is always there.
Don’t you love the Oxford Dictionary? When I first read it, I thought it was a really really long poem about everything.
Do you know what you are? You are a manuscript oƒ a divine letter.
You are a mirror reflecting a noble face. This universe is not outside of you. Look inside yourself; everything that you want, you are already that.
Wine is bottled poetry
We were together. I forget the rest.
First they came for the Jews, but I did nothing because I'm not a Jew.
Then they came for the socialists, but I did nothing because I'm not a socialist. Then they came for the Catholics, but I did nothing because I'm not a Catholic. Finally, they came for me, but by then there was no one left to help me.
The small man builds cages for everyone he knows While the sage, who has to duck his head when the moon is low, Keeps dropping keys all night long For the beautiful rowdy prisoners.
With the wild nature as ally and teacher we see not through two eyes but through the many eyes of intuition. With intuition we are like the starry night, we gaze at the world through a thousand eyes. The wild woman is fluent in the language of dreams, images, passion, and poetry.
I wandered lonely as a cloud That floats on high o'er vales and hills When all at once I saw a crowd A host of golden daffodils Beside the lake beneath the trees Fluttering and dancing in the breeze.
Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead. The consciousness of loving and being loved brings a warmth and a richness to life that nothing else can bring.
..we wear the mask that grins and lies, it hides our cheeks and shades our eyes- this debt we pay to human guile; with torn and bleeding hearts we smile.
Take 7 emcees put em in a line And add 7 more brothers who think they can rhyme It'll take 7 more before I go for mine And that's 21 emcees ate up at the same time.
Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings: it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquility.
All poets, all writers are political.
They either maintain the status quo, or they say, 'Something's wrong, let's change it for the better.'
Love in the Arab world is like a prisoner, and I want to set (it) free.
I want to free the Arab soul, sense and body with my poetry. The relationships between men and women in our society are not healthy.
The truth is... everything counts. Everything. Everything we do and everything we say. Everything helps or hurts; everything adds to or takes away from someone else.
What is Music? How do you define it? Music is a calm moonlit night, the rustle of leaves in Summer. Music is the far off peal of bells at dusk! Music comes straight from the heart and talks only to the heart: it is Love! Music is the Sister of Poetry and her Mother is sorrow!
Real poetry, is to lead a beautiful life. To live poetry is better than to write it.
My idea is to bring happiness, respect, vision, poetry, surrealism and magic [to design].
Carpe diem! Rejoice while you are alive;
enjoy the day; live life to the fullest; make the most of what you have. It is later than you think.
Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.
And gentle winds and waters near, make music to the lonely ear.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
To be wild is not to be crazy or psychotic.
True wildness is a love of nature, a delight in silence, a voice free to say spontaneous things, and an exuberant curiosity in the face of the unknown.
Romantic poetry - Romantic poetry is the poetry of the Romantic era, an artistic, literary, musical and intellectual movement that originated in Europe towards the end of
Epic poetry - audience, to understand themselves as a people or nation. Another type of epic poetry is epyllion (plural: epyllia), which is a brief narrative poem with a romantic
Lyric poetry - Lyric poetry is a formal type of poetry which expresses personal emotions or feelings, typically spoken in the first person. It is not equivalent to song
Narrative poetry - Narrative poetry is a form of poetry that tells a story, often making the voices of a narrator and characters as well; the entire story is usually written
Metre (poetry) - In poetry, metre (British) or meter (American; see spelling differences) is the basic rhythmic structure of a verse or lines in verse. Many traditional
Poetry Foundation - 629972 The Poetry Foundation is a Chicago-based American foundation created to promote poetry in the wider culture. It was formed from Poetry magazine,
Verse (poetry) - pejoratively in contrast to poetry to suggest work that is too pedestrian or too incompetent to be classed as poetry. Blank verse is poetry written in regular
Arabic poetry - Arabic poetry (Arabic: الشعر العربي ash-shi‘ru al-‘Arabīyyu) is the earliest form of Arabic literature. Present knowledge of poetry in Arabic dates from
Poetry slam - poetry slam is a competition arts event, in which poets perform spoken word poetry before a live audience and a panel of judges. Culturally, poetry slams
For the drover's life has pleasures that the townsfolk never know.
I have a high art, I hurt with cruelty those who would damage me.
To most people who look at a mobile, it's no more than a series of flat objects that move. To a few, though, it may be poetry.
The cloning of humans is on most of the lists of things to worry about from Science, along with behaviour control, genetic engineering, transplanted heads, computer poetry and the unrestrained growth of plastic flowers.
If you deconstruct Greece, you will in the end see an olive tree, a grapevine, and a boat remain. That is, with as much, you reconstruct her.
Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul.
The fact is that poetry is not the books in the library .
. . Poetry is the encounter of the reader with the book, the discovery of the book.
When everything goes right a mobile is a piece of poetry that dances with the joy of life and surprise!
Poetry is the achievement of the synthesis of hyacinths and biscuits.