For awhile after you quit Keats all other poetry seems to be only whistling or humming.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
When a woman can accept masculine sympathy it is much more satisfactory to her than crying to another girl.
January, the Monday of months....
Theoretically, great opportunities lay ahead of a young man of energy in that day and place, but Carl Miller had been incapable of establishing either with his superiors or his subordinates the reputation for approximate immutability which is essential to success in a hierarchic industry.
Let us learn to show our friendship for a man when he is alive and not after he is dead. After that my own rule is to let everything alone.
There were silences as murmurous as sound. There were pauses that seemed about to shatter and were only to be snatched back to oblivion by the tightening of his arms about her and the sense that she was resting there as a caught, gossamer feather, drifted in out of the dark.