Like dogs in a wheel, birds in a cage, or squirrels in a chain, ambitious men still climb and climb, with great labor, and incessant anxiety, but never reach the top.
Look at growth, look at how much time people spend on the Net and look at the variety of things that they are doing. It’s all really good, so I am actually encouraged by the fundamentals that underlie usage growth on the Net.
Meetings are indispensable when you don’t want to do anything.
John Kenneth Galbraith
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
Most of what we call management consists of making it difficult for people to get their work done.
Poetry is the opening and closing of a door, leaving those who look through to guess about what is seen during the moment.
Poetry is the revelation of a feeling that the poet believes to be interior and personal which the reader recognizes as his own.
A poet is, before anything else, a person who is passionately in love with language.
W. H. Auden
God is the perfect poet.
He who draws noble delights from sentiments of poetry is a true poet, though he has never written a line in all his life.
If you look deep enough you will see music; the heart of nature being everywhere music.
There's a lot of music that sounds like it's literally computer-generated, totally divorced from a guy sitting down at an instrument.
There's nothing like music to relieve the soul and uplift it.
When words leave off, music begins.
Who hears music feels his solitude peopled at once.
Motherhood is at its best when the tender chords of sympathy have been touched.
Motherhood is priced Of God, at price no man may dare To lessen or misunderstand.
Helen Hunt Jackson
Motherhood is the strangest thing, it can be like being one's own Trojan horse.
Motherhood is... difficult and... rewarding.
Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.
Take away love and our earth is a tomb.