Quotes

“Anger is never without a reason, but seldom a good one.” Benjamin Franklin

“…to recognise a foul mood is to want to get out of it.” John Mayer

“Poetry is the language of a state of crisis.”  Stephane Mallarme

“Science is for those who learn; poetry, for those who know.” Joseph Roux

“Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings: it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquillity.”  William Wordsworth

“Io metto una lente davanti al mio cuore per farlo vedere alla gente.”  A. Palazzeschi

“Death is an horizon.  An horizon is nothing but the limit of our sight.” (Read at Peter’s funeral.  Not sure where from.)

“But love & friendship are still the greatest things & I prize them more & more as life advances.” (Found in family files – taken from a wartime paper.  1937 – Quote by Lord B)

“I’m a woman
Phenomenally.
Phenomenal woman,
That’s me.”  Maya Angelou

“Does my sexiness upset you?
Does it come as a surprise
That I dance like I’ve got diamonds
At the meeting of my thighs?”  Maya Angelou again, from Still I Rise
Cover of "Phenomenal Woman"

Cover of Phenomenal Woman

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