Edgar Allan Poe
Sleep, those little slices of death, how I loathe them.
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It may well be doubted whether human ingenuity can construct an enigma... which human ingenuity may not, by proper application, resolve.
All that we see and 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.
I have great faith in fools -- self confidence my friends call it.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Sleep, those little slices of death; Oh how I loathe them.
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.
Never to suffer would never to have been blessed.
Children are never too tender to be whipped. Like tough beefsteaks, the more you beat them, the more tender they become.
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.
We should not fret for what is past, nor should we be anxious about the future men of discernment deal only with the present moment.
There are times, like after a long day of work, when the thought of an easy drive-through is enticing. But then I remember how crappy I felt when I ate fast food in the past, and it inspires me to head to the grocery store or my local farmer's market and whip up an easy but healthier option.
My favorite time of day is to get up and eat leftovers from dinner, especially spicy food.
Since 'Idol' I've gotten used to having an amazing hair and make-up team around me, so I'm starting to get picky. I know what I like now and I'm happy to say 'Could we maybe change that?' if I don't like something. I don't yell or anything, but I think I could definitely start to act a little diva-ish when it comes to my look.
None can be an impartial or wise observer of human life but from the vantage ground of what we should call voluntary poverty.
A gentle word, a kind look, a good-natured smile can work wonders and accomplish miracles.
Even before he came to power in 1997, Gordon Brown promised to change the accounts to parliament from simple litanies of cash in and cash out, to a more commercial system that took notice of the public property the departments were using. This system is known as resource accounting.
I just want my family to be safe. Because I am sometimes polarizing, I fear for their safety.
My hand is the extension of the thinking process - the creative process.
If the Great Way perishes there will morality and duty. When cleverness and knowledge arise great lies will flourish. When relatives fall out with one another there will be filial duty and love. When states are in confusion there will be faithful servants.