They spoke very little of their mutual feelings: pretty phrases and warm attentions being probably unnecessary between such tried friends.
("Far from the Madding Crowd")
More Quotes from Thomas Hardy:We fevered our years not thus:
Take of Life what it grants, without question!
Tempests may scath;
But love can not make smart
Again this year his heart
Who no heart hath.
Her companion, also in black, appeared as a well-formed young woman about 18, completely possessed of that ephemeral precious essence youth, which is itself beauty, irrespective of complexion or contour.
Everybody is so talented nowadays that the only people I care to honor as deserving real distinction are those who remain in obscurity.
Christmas Eve, and twelve of the clock. 'Now they are all on their knees,' An elder said as we sat in a flock By the embers in hearth-side ease. We pictured the meek mild creatures where They dwelt in their strawy pen, Nor did it occur to one of us there To doubt they were kneeling then. So fair a fancy few would weave In these years yet, I feel If someone said on Christmas Eve, 'Come see the oxen kneel, In the lonely barton by yonder coomb Our childhood used to know,' I should go with him in the gloom, Hoping it might be so.
Or, to state his character as it stood in the scale of public opinion, when his friends and critics were in tantrums, he was considered rather a bad man; when they were pleased, he was rather a good man; when they were neither, he was a man whose moral colour was a kind of pepper-and-salt mixture.
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I think it need realness, you should speak on thing that you know about, that you being from, that you experienced or that you been around, you know. I think you need a good hook, good beats and good lyrics.
Your life works to the degree you keep your agreements.
The vision must be followed by the venture. It is not enough to stare up the steps - we must step up the stairs.