"If we're kind and polite, the world will be right."
"The unknown - that is where my imagination yearns to venture."
"The Devil loves unspoken secrets, especially ones that fester in a man's soul."
“My life extends far beyond the limitations of me.”
“The minute you stop trying to find it, it will find you.”
“All boundaries are conventions waiting to be transcended.”
“Women’s hearts, like their desires, remain a mystery to me.”
“A half-finished book is, after all, a half finished love affair.”
“A poem needs understanding through the senses. The point of diving into a lake is not immediately to swim to the shore but to be in the lake, to luxuriate in the sensation of water. You do not work the lake out, it is a experience beyond thought. Poetry soothes and emboldens the soul to accept the mystery.”
“There is a holiness to the heart’s affections.”