Quotations About / On: BLUE
Blue herons alight...landing in high nests...air rescue planes
bringing food to needy
Today in their palate of many hues
the sky and sea have 900 shades of blue
So it's true: Being without Being is blue.
(William Gass (b. 1924), U.S. fictionist, essayist, philosopher. On Being Blue: A Philosophical Inquiry, ch. 1, p. 12.)
The blue we bathe in is the blue we breathe. The blue we breathe, I fear, is what we want from life and only find in fiction. For the voyeur, fiction is what's called going all the way.
(William Gass (b. 1924), U.S. fictionist, essayist, philosopher. On Being Blue: A Philosophical Inquiry, ch. 4, p. 85.)
Fly the bird
(Sanjibsha Aniketa _ An Indian poet of 20th and 21st century.)
The wind is bright& blue
The eyes are watering
Please wash your cry.
The ocean's blue is like the muse of your sweet love.
By Edward Kofi Louis.
Mother Earth has knitted strong knots in the faithful blue forget me nots.
As artists long for blank canvases, as sealovers crave the blue space of skysea, the Spirit longs to be uncluttered.
Lifestyles and sex roles are passed from parents to children as inexorably as blue eyes or small feet.
(Letty Cottin Pogrebin (b. 1939), U.S. journalist, author. "Down with Sexist Upbringing," The First Ms. Reader, ed. Francine Klagsbrun (1972).)
Blues is easy to play, but hard to feel.
(Jimi Hendrix (1942-1970), U.S. rock musician. Quoted in Charles Shaar Murray, Crosstown Traffic, ch. 6 (1989).)