Time present and time past Are both perhaps present in time future, And time future contained in time past.
T.S. Eliot (1888 - 1965)
Source: Burnt Norton
Contributed by: Zaady
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.
The one thing you can do is to do nothing. Wait . . . You will find that you survive humiliation and that's an experience of incalculable value.
If you haven't the strength to impose your own terms upon life, you must accept the terms it offers you.
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