That there are such devices as firearms, as easy to operate as cigarette lighters and as cheap as toasters, capable at anybody’s whim of killing Father or Fats or Abraham Lincoln or John Lennon or Martin Luther King, Jr., or a woman pushing a baby carriage, should be proof enough for anybody that being alive is a crock of shit.
Compositions merely pretty have the fate of other pretty things, and are quitted in time for something useful: they are flowers fragrant and fair, but of short duration; or they are blossoms to be valued only as they foretell fruits.
All generalizations are dangerous, even this one.
We find in the fields of Nature no place that is blank or barren.
I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy.
3. Singular nouns and names ending in s (or an s sound) normally taken an 's… But names ending with an -iz sound often take only an apostrophe. And classical names ending in s traditionally take the apostrophe only.
So I think we’ll have to pay for this
But I’m not afraid of hell
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
Don’t let a mad world tell you that success is anything other than a successful present moment.