” Her lips on his
could tell him
better than all
her stumbling words.”
” If a little dreaming is dangerous, the cure for it is not to dream less but to dream more, to dream all the time.”
“Finish each day and be done with it.
You have done what you could.
Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can.
Tomorrow is a new day.
You shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.”
” Your breasts,
your knees and feet!
I feel that we
Are a bonfire of oneness,
me flame flung leaping
You the core of the fire,
crept into me. “
“The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe.
If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened.
But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.”
“We are all individual
molecules of a great
” A strong nation, like a strong person, can afford to be gentle, firm, thoughtful, and restrained.
It can afford to extend a helping hand to others. It’s a weak nation, like a weak person, that must behave with bluster and boasting and rashness and other signs of insecurity. ”