Quotations About / On: STAY
Reading gives us someplace to go when we have to stay where we are.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Sixth Selection, New York (1989).)
On the whole, I wish I'd stayed in Tunbridge Wells.
(Robert Bolt (1924-1995), British screenwriter, and David Lean. Dryden (Claude Rains), Lawrence of Arabia (1962).)
To succeed, find the right rut and stay with it.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Eighth Selection, New York (1991).)
Literature is news that STAYS news.
(Ezra Pound (1885-1972), U.S. poet, critic. ABC of Reading, ch. 2 (1934).
"If a nation's literature declines, the nation atrophies and decays," Pound wrote in ch. 3.)
Some people can stay longer in an hour than others can in a week.
(William Dean Howells (1837-1920), U.S. novelist, critic. Attributed.)
Far travel, very far travel, or travail, comes near to the worth of staying at home.
(Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. Letter, August 17, 1844, to Isaac Hecker, in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 6, p. 408, Houghton Mifflin (1906).)
Stay rooted out here. You can talk about what's going on around you but just don't get consumed by it.
(Spiritual, truth speaking)
When a mother and a father are able to co-parent it's a good thing however when they fight to stay a family it's a even greater thing.
(Tameeka Smith (2015))
'So, life is stupid, because it improves for people that don't improve. It stays crazy for people that mean the best.'
(- -Nathan Coppedge, September 2015 (Assorted Notes on Life and Ethos) .)
Scars are signs that infections intended to stay for good and not leave and medicines can only hurt as deep as is the poison.