Quotes

11 November 2014
True solitude is a din of birdsong, seething leaves, whirling colors, or a clamor of tracks in the snow.
11 November 2014
Animals are stylized characters in a kind of old saga—stylized because even the most acute of them have little leeway as they play out their parts.
11 November 2014
In order to really enjoy a dog, one doesn't merely try to train him to be semihuman. The point of it is to open oneself to the possibility of becoming partly a dog.
11 November 2014
Like a kick in the butt, the force of events wakes slumberous talents.
11 November 2014
Nobody expects to trust his body overmuch after the age of fifty.
11 November 2014
Men greet each other with a sock on the arm, women with a hug, and the hug wears better in the long run.
11 November 2014
Men often compete with one another until the day they die; comradeship consists of rubbing shoulders jocularly with a competitor.
11 November 2014
Many people have believed that they were Chosen, but none more baldly than the Texans.
11 November 2014
There aren't many irritations to match the condescension which a woman metes out to a man who she believes has loved her vainly for the past umpteen years.
11 November 2014
City people try to buy time as a rule, when they can, whereas country people are prepared to kill time, although both try to cherish in their mind's eye the notion of a better life ahead.

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