In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.
– Robert Frost
We see daily that our lives are terrible and little, without continuity, buyable and salable at any moment, mere blips on a screen, that this is the way we live now. Memory marketed as nostalgia; terror reduced to mere suspense, to melodrama.
– Adrienne Rich
Life is like a coin. You can spend it any way you wish, but you only spend it once.
– Lillian Dickson
Injustice never rules forever.
Why love if losing hurts so much? We love to know that we are not alone.
– C. S. Lewis
– Percy Bysshe Shelley
– John Dewey
– Emily Dickinson
Oh, this is the joy of the rose: / That it blows, / And goes.
– Willa Cather