Isak Dinesen (April 17, 1885 - )
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God made the world round so we would never be able to see too far down the road.
Difficult times have helped me to understand better than before, how infinitely rich and beautiful life is in every way, and that so many things that one goes worrying about are of no importance whatsoever...
A herd of elephant... pacing along as if they had an appointment at the end of the world
The cure for anything is salt water - sweat, tears, or the sea
When you have a great and difficult task, something perhaps almost impossible, if you only work a little at a time, every day a little, suddenly the work will finish itself.
Things weren't going our way.
It was like, 'Boom, boom, boom, boom.
The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without the work