In a world of prayer, we are all equal in the sense that each of us is a unique person, with a unique perspective on the world, a member of a class of one.
W. H. Auden
Some writers confuse authenticity, which they ought always to aim at, with originality, which they should never bother about.
I'll love you, dear, I'll love you till China and Africa meet and the river jumps over the mountain and the salmon sing in the street.
To save your world you asked this man to die; would this man, could he see you now, ask why?
A poet can write about a man slaying a dragon, but not about a man pushing a button that releases a bomb.
Health is the state about which medicine has nothing to say.