Edgar Allan Poe
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
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Sleep, those little slices of death, how I loathe them.
I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
Sleep, those little slices of death; Oh how I loathe them.
I have great faith in fools -- self confidence my friends call it.
Convinced myself, I seek not to convince.
Take this kiss upon the brow And, in parting from you now, Thus much let me avow-- You are not wrong who deem That my days have been a dream Yet if hope has flown away In a night, or in a day, In a vision, or in none, Is it therefore the less gone All that we see or seem Is but a dream within a dream.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
All that we see and seem is but a dream within a dream.
Children are never too tender to be whipped. Like tough beefsteaks, the more you beat them, the more tender they become.
People assume I'm out there having this great life, but money doesn't erase the pain. When you're young you barrel through life, making choices without thinking of repercussions. A few years down the line, you wake up in a certain place and wonder how the hell you got there.
Over the objections, where they sound like squealing pigs, over the objections of Romney and all his allies, we passed some of the toughest Wall Street regulations in history, turning Wall Street back into the allocator of capital it always has been and no longer a casino. And they want to repeal it.
There can be no great courage where there is no confidence or assurance, and half the battle is in the conviction that we can do what we undertake.
Who among us has never looked up into the heavens on a starlit night, lost in wonder at the vastness of space and the beauty of the stars?
In our minds, love and lust are really separated. It's hard to find someone that can be kind and you can trust enough to leave your kids with, and isn't afraid to throw her man up against the wall and lick him from head to toe.
Fear clogs faith liberates.
In friendship as well as love, ignorance very often contributes more to our happiness than knowledge.
Applause waits on success.
To the press alone, chequered as it is with abuses, the world is indebted for all the triumphs which have been gained by reason and humanity over error and oppression.
I wasn't a woman who stayed tiny like I thought I would. I definitely gave myself the freedom to eat what I wanted.