Quote for Today: Edith Wharton

——————————————————————————————————————— The sensation was part of the general strangeness that made him feel like a man waking from a long sleep to find himself in an unknown country among people …

Quote for Today: David Whyte

To want to run away is an essence of being human, it transforms any staying through the transfigurations of choice. To think about fleeing from circumstances, from a marriage, a …

Quote for Today: Roger Rosenblatt

  Why, for example, do the great writers use anticipation instead of surprise? Because surprise is merely an instrument of the unusual, whereas anticipation of a consequence enlarges our understanding …