There is nothing that will kill a man so soon as having nobody to find fault with but himself.
Quote by TS Eliot
I have measured out my life with coffee spoons
Anxiety is the hand maiden of creativity
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.
My own experience and development deepen everyday my conviction that our moral progress may be...
War is not a life: it is a situation, one which may neither be ignored...
My greatest trouble is getting the curtain up and down.
This love is silent.
I'm proof against that word failure. I've seen behind it. The only failure a man...
Fear is the tax which conscience pays to guilt
A good half of the effort of understanding what the Indian philosophers were after -...
A difference of taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.
Madame Sosostris, famous clairvoyante, Had a bad cold, nevertheless Is known to be the wisest...
The heart and the mind has the shortest distance but has the longest journey.
For last year's words belong to last year's language and next year's words await another...
What makes life dreary is the want of a motive.
Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers.
When death, the great reconciler, has come, it is never our tenderness that we repent...
I take as metaphysical poetry that in which what is ordinarily apprehensible only by thought...
...pleasure, of course, is a slippery word.... Our pleasures ultimately belong to us, not to...
Before people complain of the obscurity of modern poetry, they should first examine their consciences...