The way is not in the sky. The way is in the heart.– Siddhārtha Gautama
Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.– T. S. Eliot
Well, we have exorcised the ghost and kept the machine, and the machine is...– Marilynne Robinson, “Family,” in The Death of Adam, 1998
Maybe the poets are right. Maybe love is the only answer.– Woody Allen
Oh, magic hour, when a child first knows she can read printed words.– Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
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