Life is not a series of gig lamps symmetrically arranged; life is a luminous halo, a semi-transparent envelope surrounding us from the beginning of consciousness to the end.
- Virginia Woolf, “Modern Fiction”
so my brother IS one of the 50 most beautiful people on Capitol Hill
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Death followed by eternity…the worst of both worlds.
- Tom Stoppard, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead
But sorry is the Kool-Aid of human emotions.
- Stephen King, Carrie
Statistics never galvanize attention as powerfully as do two or three horrible incidents.
- Thomas Hine, “The Rise and Decline of the American Teenager”
The word ‘phobic’ has its place when properly used, but lately it’s been declawed by the pompous insistence that most animosity is based upon fear rather than loathing.
- David Sedaris, “Nutcracker.com”
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They thought death was worth it, but I Have a self to recover, a queen
- Sylvia Plath, “Stings”