Only great minds can afford a simple style.
(January 23, 1783 - March 23, 1842)
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
(June 28, 1712 - July 02, 1778)
There is a sacredness in tears. They are not the mark of weakness, but of power. They speak more eloquently than ten thousand tongues. They are messengers of overwhelming grief...and unspeakable love.
(April 03, 1783 - November 28, 1859)
Our greatest evil flows from ourselves
Insults are the arguments employed by those who are in the wrong.
Writing is far too hard work to say what someone else wants me to. Serving it as a craft, using it as a way of growing in my own understanding, seems to me to be a beautiful way to live. And if that product is shareable with other people, so much the better.
(March 28, 1931 - )
We'll have to look at the calendar. It's always very hard to predict what's going to happen; let's go step by step.
Hold fast to dreams for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.