Category: Quotes

Oct 18

Quotes & Poetry: Autumn

Autumn carries more gold in its pocket than all the other seasons. -Jim Bishop I would rather sit on a pumpkin, and have it all to myself, than be crowded on a velvet cushion. -Henry David Thoreau It looked like the world was covered in a cobbler crust of brown sugar and cinnamon. -Sarah Addison …

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Oct 13

Quotes: October

October had tremendous possibility. The summer’s oppressive heat was a distant memory, and the golden leaves promised a world full of beautiful adventures. They made me believe in miracles. – Sarah Guillory, Reclaimed October sunshine bathed the park with such a melting light that it had the dimmed impressive look of a landscape by an old …

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Sep 20

Quotes: Whales

We are not what we might be; what we are Outlaws all extrapolation Beyond the interval of now and here: White whales are gone with the white ocean. -Sylvia Plath from “Two Lovers And A Beachcomber By The Real Sea”

Sep 19

Quotes: The Rain

  At night I dream that you and I are two plants that grew together, roots entwined, and that you know the earth and the rain like my mouth, since we are made of earth and rain. -Pablo Neruda, Regalo de un Poeta

Sep 12

Quotes: “Tropic of Capricorn”

  I wanted a metamorphosis, a change to fish, to leviathan, to destroyer. I wanted the earth to open up, to swallow everything in one engulfing yawn. I wanted to see the city buried fathoms deep in the bosom of the sea. I wanted to sit in a cave and read by candlelight. I wanted …

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Sep 08

Quotes: Water

Water is the driving force of all nature. – Leonardo da Vinci

Sep 07

Quotes: The Sea

  My soul is full of longing for the secret of the sea, and the heart of the great ocean sends a thrilling pulse through me. – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow