Quotations About / On: MOON
The moon light's the nocturnal path
for beloveds' to dance
vampires to hunt
moths to caress the crowns
of blooming moon flowers
and for restful beauty sleeps
The moon crescent.....begins her descent
and melts away in dawn rhodescent
the moon is high
the night is cool
the pool inviting
for a moonlight swim
NEVER JUDGE THE MOON BY GAZING THE STARS
(ALL BEINGS ARE NOT TO BE JUDGED IN WITH THE SAME PARAMETER.)
We are not asking for the moon.
(Yasir Arafat (b. 1929), Palestinian leader. Quoted in Observer (London, February 7, 1982).)
The moon will run all consciences to cover....
(Allen Tate (1899-1979), U.S. poet, critic. "Ditty.")
I am a cemetery abhorred by the moon.
(Charles Baudelaire (1821-1867), French poet, critic. Flowers of Evil, "Spleen II," (1857).)
What shall I call you, Suryamukhi (Sun-faced) or Chandramukhi (Moon-faced) ?
The moon's whitewash by sea did bleach the gold sands of the beach and did on highland blanch the crimson petaled branch
The full moon lifts seawaves in joy, but only the sun can lift water drops out of the sea.