Treasure Island

Quotations From LISA ST. AUBIN DE TERÁN

» More about Lisa St. Aubin de Terán on Poemhunter

 

  • 1.
    A solitary traveller can sleep from state to state, from day to night, from day to day, in the long womb of its controlled interior. It is the cradle that never stops rocking after the lullaby is over. It is the biggest sleeping tablet in the world, and no one need ever swallow the pill, for it swallows them.
    Lisa St. Aubin de Terán (b. 1953), British author. Off the Rails, ch. 15 (1989). On trains in the U.S.

    Read more quotations about / on: sleep, night, world
  • 2.
    Travelling is like flirting with life. It's like saying, "I would stay and love you, but I have to go; this is my station."
    Lisa St. Aubin de Terán (b. 1953), British author. Off the Rails, ch. 2 (1989).

    Read more quotations about / on: stay, love, life
[Hata Bildir]