Wednesday, July 31, 2019

July Words of Wisdom

Watch out for people who are always bragging about who they are. A lion will never have to tell you it's a lion. --Unknown

What is ominous is the ease with which some people go from saying that they don't like something to saying that the government should forbid it. When you go down that road, don't expect freedom to survive very long. --Thomas Sowell

I do not seek. I find. --Pablo Picasso

I never want to see anyone, and I never want to go anywhere or to do anything. I just want to write. --P. G. Wodehouse

Never apologize for burning too brightly or collapsing into yourself every night. That is how galaxies are made. --Tyler Kent White

It seems to me, that it's much more important to be happy than ordinary.

Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the earth are never alone or weary of life. --Rachel Carson

You're beautiful because you know your own darkness and still, that alone doesn't stop you from finding your own life. --Robert M. Drake

Pearls don't lie on the seashore. If you want one, you must dive for it.
--Chinese Proverb

Freedom is the right to tell people what they do not want to hear. --George Orwell

I think it's fairly common for writers to be afflicted with two simultaneous yet contradictory delusions - the burning certainty that we're unique geniuses and the constant fear that we're witless frauds, who are speeding toward epic failure. --Scott Lynch

This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
--Alan Watt

Even paradise sees its share of storms, but in the end, it's still paradise.
--Trevor Driggers

The moon does not depend on anyone. She rises through the darkness, beautiful and alone. --Paige Gilmar

An author is a man who cannot keep his delusions to himself. --Aksel Sandemose

My wish is to stay always like this, living quietly in a corner of nature. --Claude Monet

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