"When you are courting a nice girl, an hour seems like a second. When you sit on a red-hot cinder, a second seems like an hour. That's relativity. "-Albert Einstein
"God be thanked, the meanest of His creatures boasts two soul-sides, one to face the world with, one to show a woman when he loves her!"-Robert Browning
"Too bad that all the people who know how to run the country are busy driving taxicabs and cutting hair."-George Burns
Only - in quiet waters do things mirror themselves undistorted. Only in a quiet mind is adequate perception of the world.
"The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament sheweth His handiwork."-Psalms 19:1
Love Dies - “Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and...
Well, Duh...No wonder I'm so confused. Dammit. *sigh*
Loneliness - Pray that your loneliness may spur you into finding something to live for, great enough to die for. Dag HammarskjoldMan’s loneliness is but his fear of...
All Are Equal - "All are equal. It is just that some are more equal than the others."
"Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday."-John Wayne
Love comes when manipulation stops; when you think more about the other person than about his or her reactions to you. When you dare to reveal yourself fully. When you dare to be...
I saw this in a show.
People at their houses watching tv, yelling at the contestant " don't make a stupid mistake! That's a stupid mistake! Playing the game, what is a stupid...
Kissed - "You should be kissed, and often. And by someone who knows how."~Rhett (yum) Butler ; )
The Edge - The Edge... there is no honest way to explain it because the only people who really know where it is are the ones who have gone over.~Hunter S. Thompson
Never say goodbye because goodbye means going away and going away means forgetting- Peter Pan
Stalking Faerie - For several months, the faerie has lurked.
Here. On EP.
And I look at your profiles, read your stories, your comments... I feel your moods.
And more than...
Heroes Are Those Who Cheer Us On In Our Darkest Hour- My late sister Sekai(killed in a car wreck back in 2010 at age 15) fits this saying perfectly. When we were sent to a Polish...
“If I am to be fallen into love, I will. And if as a result I will appear to be stupid, disillusioned, and of poor judgment, I will. And I would be damned if I cared what other...
– “May you have warm words on a cold evening, a full moon on a dark night, and the road downhill all the way to your door.” –Irish Blessing
How strange and foolish is man. He loses his health in gaining wealth, and then to regain his health back he wasted his wealth. He ruins his present while worrying about the future...
– “May your pockets be heavy and your heart be light, May good luck pursue you each morning and night.”
– Irish Blessing
Catch - “There are many things in life that will catch your eye, but only a few will catch your heart...pursue those.”
~ Michael Nolan
No matter how calmly you try to referee, parenting will eventually produce bizarre behavior, and I'm not talking about the kids. Their behavior is always normal.
"Silently one by one, in the infinite meadows of heaven, blossomed the lovely stars, the forget-me-nots of the angels."-Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Grief - GRIEF
Grief cannot be shared for it is mine alone.
Grief is a dying within me,a great emptiness,a frightening void.It is loneliness,a sickening sorrow at night,on...
"Even though the thought of being with you is forever lost, the effects of your presence will forever be kept inside where the boundaries of the mind can not reach: my heart...
"The only sin which we never forgive in each other is the difference of opinion."-Ralph Waldo Emerson, Society and Solitude
Seduce - It is not enough to know how to seduce with artistic finesse. One must know what to do 'after' the seduction.
"For, you see, each day I love you more, today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow."-Rosemonde Gérard
"Ask not what your country can do for you - Ask what you can do for your country."-John F. Kennedy, Inaugural
Truth - There is no worse feeling than finding out you've been betrayed by your friend... But there's no better satisfaction than knowing the TRUTH!
– “Always remember to forget
The friends that proved untrue.
But never forget to remember
Those that have stuck by you.”
Instinct - "Your mind knows only some things. Your inner voice, your instinct, knows everything. If you listen to what you know instinctively, it will always lead you down the...
Dream - They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
~Edgar Allan Poe
It has only been a short time, but it feels like a lifetimeI talk with you everydayI think of you alwaysI want you in every way a woman can desire a manYou give me...
We could all hide ourselves away and protect our hearts, but what good would that do? We would be hardened souls, blankless faces, uncaring and unhappy.I say take chances, let...
"In prosperity our friends know us; in adversity we know our friends."-Churton Collins
"No english dictionary has been able to explain the difference between the two words "COMPLETE and FINISHED". Some people say there is no difference between "COMPLETE and FINISHED...
All Me.... - I'm quirky, silly, blunt, and broken. My days are sometimes too dark, and my nights are sometimes too long. I often trip over my own insecurities. I require attention...
Pain... - We still hadn’t learned, though, that growing up is all about getting hurt. And then getting over it. You hurt. You recover. You move on. Odds are pretty good you’re...
It's you you think I like the most but I keep my enemies close
True confidence is quiet. It does not loudly announce itself, nor is it arrogant. It has nothing to prove, it just is.
Headless Monster - Man as an individual is a genius. But men in the mass form the headless monster, a great, brutish idiot that goes where prodded.~Charlie Chaplin
I went walkin to my mama one day
When she told me what people say
Live your life until love is found
Or loves gonna bring you down!!!
of course there are bad men to stop the other bad men...
Never let the sadness of your past
And the fear of your future ruin
The happiness of your present.
Shadowlands And CS Lewis -
Many will have seen the desperately poignant movie. It tells the story of the late flowering love between CS Lewis and an American divorcee called...
You don't find love,
it finds you.
It's got a little bit
to do with destiny,
fate and what's written
in the stars.
"Two men look out through the same bars: One sees the mud, and one sees the stars."-Frederick Langbridge, A Cluster of Quiet Thoughts
Truth... - Once someone's hurt you, it's harder to relax around them, harder to think of them as safe to love. But it doesn't stop you from wanting them.