Free verse is like free love; it is a contradiction in terms.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
The more truly we can see life as a fairytale, the more clearly the tale resolves itself into war with the dragon who is wasting fairyland.
She had never really listened to anyone in her life; which, some said, was why she had survived.
He had escaped a thunderbolt, but he was still under a cloud.
Thieves respect property. They merely wish the property to become their property that they may more perfectly respect it.
We are rarely in danger of examining to excess, especially when the subject is the shape of our own lives.