Quotations About / On:
i'm susceptible to the stars in the sky/I'm incurably romantic
NEVER JUDGE THE MOON BY GAZING THE STARS
(ALL BEINGS ARE NOT TO BE JUDGED IN WITH THE SAME PARAMETER.)
... that darkling brightness which falls from the stars.
(Pierre Corneille (1606-1684), French playwright. Rodrigue, in The Cid, act 4, sc. 3 (1637).)
The sun is but a morning star.
(Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. "Conclusion," Walden (1854).
The stars are the apexes of what triangles!
(Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. Journals, entry for Oct. 5, 1847 (1906).
Thinking of Ralph Waldo Emerson, who had just set out on his second voyage to England, Thoreau wrote: "I just looked up at a fine twinkling star and thought that a voyager whom I know, now many days' sail from this coast, might possibly be looking up at that same star with me.")
Hitch your wagon to a star.
(Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. "Civilization," Society and Solitude (1870).)
‘I wonder if the star will shine again as it did before the mishap, '
N Nkuna,15 April 2013
(Comment on Oscar Pistorius, following the report that he's ready to start training in order to start competing again:)
The invisible vine of heaven... on it grow endless large brightberried stars
Most can from the apple tree pick spies.
Only God can pluck blazing stars
from the skies
Little Tree, Little Tree, I wonder where you are
to thank you for the sweet pink fruit you did weave
from distant star.