Edith Pattou Quotes
A pine needle fell in the forest. The hawk saw it. The deer heard it. The white bear smelled it.
Quotes to Explore
Readers want to see, hear, feel, smell the action of your story, even if that action is just two people having a quiet conversation.
The truth is - I found myself doing these huge action-adventure movies, and um, and which are cool man. And I really love doing them. And thankfully I haven't had too much dialogue, because if I had I would have really made a mess of it. You know what I mean?
I was approached to do something for seven years, and it was a quality project. I did seriously think about it, but I didn't want to be away for six months of the year. I've never done the L.A. thing where you go and have loads of meetings; I can't say to my wife, 'I'm going to wait by a pool for six months.'
I'm proud of my sexuality. I embrace it. It's just another part of me.
What was the American Revolution? The people who joined to carry it out had different views of what they had done.
My coaching days are now over, and I'm proud of what I've achieved.
How is it that we hear the loudest yelps for liberty among the drivers of negroes?
I'm gonna tell you something right now, Indian people in the United States are the hardest working people I've ever seen, and that's coming from a Mexican, okay?
Who will not mercie unto others show, How can he mercy ever hope to have?
The Sphinx, the Pyramids, the stone temples are, all of them, ultimately, as flimsy as London Bridge; our cities but tents set up in the cosmos. We pass. But what the bee knows, the wisdom that sustains our passing life - however much we deny or ignore it - that for ever remains.
P. L. Travers
The poem is an act beyond paraphrase because what is being said is always inseparable from the way it is being said.
Com'è in proverbio, ognun corre a far legnaAll'arbore che 'l vento in terra getta.