Touch comes before sight, before speech. It is the first language and the last, and it always tells the truth.
("The Blind Assassin")
More Quotes from Margaret Atwood:Waste not want not. I am not being wasted. Why do I want?
Nolite te bastardes carborundorum.
When we think of the past it's the beautiful things we pick out. We want to believe it was all like that.
Which does a man prefer? Bacon and eggs, or worship? Sometimes one, sometimes the other, depending how hungry he is.
It has thrown off its disguise as a meal and has revealed itself to me for what it is, a large dead bird. I'm eating a wing. It's the wing of a tame turkey, the stupidest bird in the world, so stupid it can't even fly any more. I am eating lost flight.
We have been shark to one another, but also lifeboat.
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David Herbert Lawrence
If you do a practice and train your attention to hover in the present, then you will build the internal capacity to do that as needed - at will and voluntarily.
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