One thinks of all the hands That are raising dingy shades In a thousand furnished rooms.
T.S. Eliot (1888 - 1965)
Source: Preludes, 1917, II
Contributed by: Zaady
Time present and time past Are both perhaps present in time future, And time future contained in time past.
Source: Burnt Norton
There will be time to murder and create.
Source: The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock, 1917
It is impossible to design a system so perfect that no one needs to be good.
Half of the harm that is done in this world is due to people who want to feel important. They don't mean to do harm but the harm does not interest them.
Twelve o'clock. Along the reaches of the street Held in a lunar synthesis.
Source: Rhapsody on a Windy Night. 1917
The end is where we start from.
We know too much, and are convinced of too little. Our literature is a substitute for religion, and so is our religion.
Success is relative. It is what we can make of the mess we have made of things.
Immature poets borrow, mature poets steal.
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