Illusions are art, for the feeling person, and it is by art that we live, if we do
Quote by Elizabeth Bowen
Good-byes breed a sort of distaste for whomever you say good-bye to; this hurts, you...
Jealousy is no more than feeling alone against smiling enemies.
First love, with its frantic haughty imagination, swings its object clear of the everyday, over...
All your youth you want to have your greatness taken for granted; when you find...
Meeting people unlike oneself does not enlarge one's outlook; it only confirms one's idea that...
The innocent are so few that two of them seldom meet - when they do...
Mechanical difficulties with language are the outcome of internal difficulties with thought
Language is a mixture of statement and evocation
Fate is not an eagle, it creeps like a rat.
What need I fear of thee? But yet I'll make assurance double sure, and take...
We make our own fortunes and we call them fate
Wherever a man may happen to turn, whatever a man may undertake, he will always...
Debt is the fatal disease of republics, the first thing and the mightiest to undermine...
It is usually more important how a man meets his fate than what it is.
Be still, sad heart, and cease repining; Behind the clouds the sun is shining; Thy...
We create our fate every day we liveWe create our fate every day we live
It is my fate and perhaps my temperament to sign agreements with fools.
It (destiny) is what you have always wanted to accomplish. Everyone, when they are young,...
Society may predict, but only I can determine my destiny.
Fate is for those too weak to determine their own destiny.