that no one has to explain a daffodil.
Good design is understandable
to virtually everybody.
You never have to ask why.”
“Some of us aren’t meant to belong.
Some of us have to turn the world upside down
and shake the hell out of it until we
make our own place in it.”
― Elizabeth Lowell,
“A poet is a verb that blossoms light
in gardens of dawn,
or sometimes midnight.”
“The past is never
where you think you left it.”
― Katherine Anne Porter
“To be nobody but yourself in a world
which is doing its best day and night
to make you like everybody else
means to fight the hardest battle
which any human being can fight
and never stop fighting.”
― E.E. Cummings
“So moments pass as though
they wished to stay.
We have not long to love.
A night. A day….”
― Tennessee Williams, The Collected Poems
“…When I am an old woman I shall wear purple, With a red hat which doesn’t go and doesn’t suit me, And I shall spend my pension on brandy and summer gloves, And satin sandals, and say we’ve no money for butter”
— Jenny Joseph