It is sadder to find the past again and find it inadequate to the present than it is to have it elude you and remain forever a harmonious conception of memory.
Submitted by chrisserger 8 months ago
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Let us learn to show our friendship for a man when he is alive and not after he is dead.
Submitted by ArkAngel almost 4 years ago
Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind.
Submitted by Steve Dolan about 4 years ago
Writers aren’t people exactly. Or, if they’re any good, they’re a whole lot of people trying so hard to be one person.
Submitted by moon-flower over 4 years ago
I don't want to repeat my innocence, I want the pleasure of losing it again
Submitted by psanaya over 4 years ago
I hope you live a life you are proud of.
If you find that you’re not, I hope you have the strength to start all over again.
Submitted by chocoholicchia over 4 years ago
For what it’s worth: it’s never too late to be whoever you want to be. I hope you live a life you’re proud of, and if you find that you’re not, I hope you have the strength to start all over again.
Submitted by jebgavin almost 5 years ago
I hope you live a life you're proud of. If you find that you're not, I hope that you have the strength to start all over again.
Submitted by aazheng about 5 years ago
At any rate, let us love for a while, for a year or so, you and me. That’s a form of divine drunkenness that we can all try.
Submitted by queenosheba over 5 years ago
Every once in a while one of these contemporaries made a farewell round of calls before going up to New York or Philadelphia or Pittsburgh to go into business, but mostly they just stayed round in this languid paradise of dreamy skies and firefly evenings and noisy nigger street fairs - and especially of gracious, soft-voiced girls, who were brought up on memories instead of money.
Submitted by robotnic almost 6 years ago
Here’s to alcohol, the rose coloured glasses of life.
Submitted by Bakeneko almost 6 years ago
Cut all these exclamation points. An exclamation point is like laughing at you own joke.
Submitted by colasaurus about 6 years ago
There are only the pursued, the pursuing, the busy, and the tired.
Submitted by biathanatos about 6 years ago
Americans, while occasionally willing to be serfs, have always been obstinate about being peasantry.
Submitted by BambooCurtain about 6 years ago
I love her and that's the beginning of everything.
Submitted by thestephb about 6 years ago
Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over.
Submitted by rnd2 over 6 years ago
You're a historian. Tell me if there are any bath-tubs in history. I think they've been frightfully neglected.
Submitted by robotnic over 6 years ago