But here there was only hot swing music and liquor, dance halls, ban, and movies, and sex that hung in the gloom like a chandelier and flooded the world with brief, deceptive rainbows.
("The Glass Menagerie")
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Don't look forward to the day you stop suffering, because when it comes you'll know you're dead.
The strongest influences in my life and my work are always whomever I love. Whomever I love and am with most of the time, or whomever I remember most vividly. I think that's true of everyone, don't you?
You are the only young man that I know of who ignores the fact that the future becomes the present, the present the past, and the past turns into everlasting regret if you don't plan for it.
All your Western theologies, the whole mythology of them, are based on the concept of God as a senile delinquent.
Bohemia has no banner. It survives by discretion.
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Pearl S. Buck
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The Israelis have suffered a great deal, we must condemn suicide bombers, and we must never say that the plight of the Palestinians justifies this terrible thing.