Edgar Allan Poe
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things that escape those who dream only at night.
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I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Sleep, those little slices of death; Oh how I loathe them.
All that we see and seem is but a dream within a dream.
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.
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.
It may well be doubted whether human ingenuity can construct an enigma... which human ingenuity may not, by proper application, resolve.
Children are never too tender to be whipped. Like tough beefsteaks, the more you beat them, the more tender they become.
Never to suffer would never to have been blessed.
I have great faith in fools -- self confidence my friends call it.
The failure of academic feminists to recognize difference as a crucial strength is a failure to reach beyond the first patriarchal lesson. In our world, divide and conquer must become define and empower.
No Government can be long secure without a formidable Opposition.
No matter how popular you are as a stand-up - you can go out and fill a 10,000-seat arena and be smart and funny - it's delicate to host an awards show and know where your place is and know that it's not about you, that it's about the people who are nominated, and respect that, but at the same time have your moment to show them who you are.
My work is about my life, and what I want to do with it.
There is but one cause of human failure. And that is man's lack of faith in his true Self.
I know why they don't like me because they want the money I have.
Oh, what a tangled web we weave, When first we practice to deceive
What I was proud of was that I used very few parts to build a computer that could actually speak words on a screen and type words on a keyboard and run a programming language that could play games. And I did all this myself.
Over the past 20 years, I have noticed that the most flexible, dynamic, inquisitive minds among my students have been industrial design majors. Industrial designers are bracingly free of ideology and cant. The industrial designer is trained to be a clear-eyed observer of the commercial world - which, like it or not, is modern reality.
Many differences are rooted in biology and reinforced through culture, so it's important to acknowledge that. Because if you say men and women are the same and if male behaviour is the norm, and women are always expected to act like men, we will never be as good at being men as men are.