Hmmm Quotes SMS Collection

If only i could leave everything as

If only I could leave everything as it is, without moving a single star or a single cloud.  Oh, if only I could!  ~Antonio

We dance round in a ring and

We dance round in a ring and suppose, But the Secret sits in the middle and knows. ~Robert Frost, In the Clearing, 1962MCDD

And upsidedown in the earth a dead

And upsidedown in the earth a dead man walks upon my soles when I walk.  ~Bill Knott, "(End) of Summer (1966)"  (Thanks, Laurie)SD

Silence moves faster when its going backward

Silence moves faster when it’s going backward.  ~Jean CocteauSD

The beginning of all wisdom is to

The beginning of all wisdom is to look fixedly on clothes, or even with armed eyesight, till they become transparent.  ~Thomas CarlyleOPV

The only interesting answers are those which

The only interesting answers are those which destroy the questions.  ~Susan SontagEsquire, 1968, PMB

Love she said should be said more

Love, she said, should be said more slowly, and ran from the house.  Words could not catch her as such.  Honesty is so slow,

If a man could pass through paradise

If a man could pass through Paradise in a dream, and have a flower presented to him as a pledge that his soul had

As i was walking up the stair

As I was walking up the stair, I met a man who wasn’t there. He wasn’t there again today. I wish, I wish he’d

I imagine that yes is the only

I imagine that yes is the only living thing.  ~e.e. cummingsSD

Youre only as sick your secrets author

You’re only as sick as your secrets.  ~Author Unknown

A naked lunch is natural to us

A naked lunch is natural to us, we eat reality sandwiches But allegories are so much lettuce. Don’t hide the madness. ~Allen Ginsberg, “On

We have met the enemy and they

We have met the enemy and they are us!  ~Walt Kelly, Pogo, 1971LCD

She throws her coin into a fountain

She throws her coin into a fountain already filled with hopeful coins, yet wonders if the wishes might become tangled.  ~Dr. SunWolf, professorsunwolf.comtwitter.com/WordWhispers/status/152879567202304000

We cross our bridges when we come

We cross our bridges when we come to them and burn them behind us, with nothing to show for our progress except a memory

No matter how fast light travels it

No matter how fast light travels it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.  ~Terry Pratchettin "Reaper Man"

I am the vessel the draft is

I am the vessel.  The draft is God’s.  And God is the thirsty one.  ~Dag Hammarskjold, Markings, 1964MCDD

He who holds me by a thread

He who holds me by a thread is not strong; the thread is strong.  ~Antonio Porchia, Voces, 1943, translated from Spanish by W.S. MerwinTPV

Clouds birds tree tops the freedom of

Clouds, birds, tree tops The freedom of being on high Closer to the sun Further from the slum, But farther to fall when they

And leave wishes to those foolish enough

…and leave wishes to those foolish enough to make them. ~Terri Guillemets

Nothing is not only nothing it also

Nothing is not only nothing.  It is also our prison.  ~Antonio Porchia, Voces, 1943, translated from Spanish by W.S. MerwinTPV

Invent a past for the present daniel

Invent a past for the present.  ~Daniel SternFD

The high cost of living isnt so

the high cost of living isnt so bad if you dont have to pay for it ~Don Marquis, Archy and Mehitabel, 1927LCD

Never mind the self is the least

Never mind.  The self is the least of it.  Let our scars fall in love.  ~Galway KinnellSD

The departing world leaves behind not an

[T]he departing world leaves behind… not an heir, but a pregnant widow.  ~Alexander Ivanovich Herzen, Other ShoreSH

You purchase pain with all that joy

You purchase pain with all that joy can give, and die of nothing but a rage to live.  ~Alexander Pope

It is known that there an infinite

It is known that there is an infinite number of worlds, but that not every one is inhabited.  Therefore, there must be a finite

Fear is a cloak which old men

Fear is a cloak which old men huddle about their love, as if to keep it warm.  ~William Wordsworth

If you come to a fork in

If you come to a fork in the road, take it.  ~Yogi Berra

We are never prepared for what we

We are never prepared for what we expect.  ~James A. Michener, Caravans

You are sad because they abandon you

You are sad because they abandon you and you have not fallen.  ~Antonio Porchia, Voces, 1943, translated from Spanish by W.S. Merwin

You have your brush you colors paint

You have your brush, you have your colors, you paint paradise, then in you go. ~Nikos Kazantzakis

Psychoanalysis and zen in my private psychic

Psychoanalysis and Zen, in my private psychic geometry, are equal to nicotine.  They are anti-existential.  Nicotine quarantines one out of existence.  ~Norman Mailer

Two roads diverged in a wood and

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I – I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. ~Robert