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Quote Left The moving finger writes, and having written moves on. Nor all thy piety nor all thy wit, can cancel half a line of it. Quote Right
Quote Left You know, my friends, with what a brave carouse I made a Second Marriage in my house; favored old barren reason from my bed, and took the daughter of the vine to spouse. Quote Right
Quote Left Oh, the brave Music of a distant drum! Quote Right
Quote Left Ah, make the most of what we yet may spend, before we too into the dust descend. Quote Right
Quote Left A hair divides what is false and true. Quote Right
Quote Left There was a door to which I found no key: There was the veil through which I might not see. Quote Right
Quote Left Myself when young did eagerly frequent Doctor and Saint, and heard great Argument About it and about but evermore Came out by the same Door as in I went. Quote Right
Quote Left Four things come not back: the spoken word, the spent arrow, the past, and the neglected opportunity. Quote Right
Quote Left A Book of Verses undeneath the Bough, A Jug of Wine, a Loaf of Bread and Thou Beside me singing in the Wilderness- Oh, Wilderness were Paradise enow Quote Right
Quote Left Ours is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants. If we continue to develop our technology without wisdom or prudence, our servant may prove to be our executioner. Quote Right
Quote Left The Moving Finger writes and, having writ, Moves on nor all your Piety nor Wit Shall lure it back to cancel half a Line, Nor all your Tears wash out a Word of it. Quote Right
Quote Left And that inverted Bowl they call the Sky, Whereunder crawling coop'd we live and die, Lift not your hands to It for help for It As impotently moves as you or I. Quote Right
Quote Left We are no other than a moving row Of Magic Shadow-shapes that come and go Round with the Sun-illumined Lantern held In Midnight by the Master of the Show. Quote Right
Quote Left I sent my Soul through the Invisible, Some letter of that After-life spell, And by and by my Soul returned to me, And answered I Myself am Heaven and Hell. Quote Right
Quote Left For about ten years now, the struggle for democracy and the respect of human rights has been in the focus point - if not a commodity - of political groups aiming to rise to power. Quote Right
Quote Left Think, in this batter'd Caravanserai Whose Portals are alternate Night and Day, How Sultn after Sultn with his Pomp Abode his destined Hour, and went his way. Quote Right
Quote Left Into this Universe, and Why not knowing Nor Whence, like Water, willy-nilly flowing And out of it, as Wind along the Waste, I know not Wither, willy-nilly blowing. Quote Right
Quote Left It seems very unfortunate that in order to secure political preference, people are made Vice President who are never intended, neither by party nor by the Lord, to be Presidents. Quote Right
Quote Left This is as true in everyday life as it is in battle: we are given one life and the decision is ours whether to wait for circumstances to make up our mind, or whether to act, and in acting, to live. Quote Right
Quote Left For in and out, above, about, below, 'Tis nothing but a Magic Shadow-show, Play'd in a Box whose Candle is the Sun, Round which we Phantom Figures come and go. Quote Right
Quote Left Bravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared half to death. Quote Right
Quote Left Our humanity is trapped by moral adolescents. We have too many men of science, too few men of God. The world has achieved brilliance without wisdom and power without conscience. Quote Right
Quote Left I am convinced that the best service a retired general can perform is to turn in his tongue along with his suit, and to mothball his opinions. Quote Right
Quote Left Making love? It's a communion with a woman. The bed is the holy table. There I find passion -- and purification. Quote Right
Quote Left As for the United States' future in Afghanistan, it will be fire and hell and total defeat, God willing, as it was for their predecessors - the Soviets and, before them, the British. Quote Right
Quote Left The way to win an atomic war is to make certain it never starts. Quote Right

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Quote Left ''Every breath you take is a poem waiting to be written down'' DanielOmara Quote Right