“No one loves a fairy when she’s forty.” ~ Arthur Le Clerq
Archive for quotes
~”Bonds to the whims of murder, Sprawled in the bowels of the earth, the torn fields of France.” ~Isaac Rosenburg
~”Boston . . . is cursed with an army of cranks whom nothing short of a straitjacket or a swamp elm club will ever control.” ~ William Cowper Brann
“Come away, O human child, To the waters and the wild, With a faery hand in hand, For the world’s more full of weeping than you can understand.” Yeats, The Stolen Child.
~”We are all born mad. Some remain so.” ~~ Samuel Beckett
~”I was going to have cosmetic surgery until I noticed that the doctor’s office was full of portraits by Picasso.” ~ Rita Rudner.
~”Nothing beats a haunted moonlit night on All Hallow’s Eve . . . And on this fatal night, at this witching time, the starless sky laments black and unmoving. The somber hues of an ominous, dark forest are suddenly illuminated under the emerging face of the full moon.” ~Kim Elizabeth
~”A house is never still in darkness to those who listen intently; there is a whispering in distant chambers, an unearthly hand presses the snib of the window, the latch rises. Ghosts were created when the first man awoke in the night.” J. M Barrie
~”One need not be a chamber to be haunted; One need not be a house; The brain has corridors surpassing Material place.” Emily Dickinson