Sparkles in Quotes

“If your heart is a volcano, how shall you expect flowers to bloom?”
Khalil Gibran

“I love you as certain dark things are to be loved, in secret, between the shadow and the soul.”
― Pablo Neruda

“Sit, be still, and listen, because you’re drunk and we’re at the edge of the roof.”
― Rumi

“And then there are the times when the wolves are silent and the moon is howling.”
― George Carlin

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
― Oscar Wilde

“Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—
I took the one less traveled by,
And that has made all the difference.”
― Robert Frost

“From the ashes a fire shall be woken,
A light from the shadows shall spring;
Renewed shall be blade that was broken,
The crownless again shall be king.”
― J.R.R. Tolkien

“and both of them remained floating in an empty universe where the only everyday & eternal reality was love…”
― Gabriel García Márquez

“ … for love has to be so involving and general,
particular and terrifying, joyful and grieving,
flowering like the stars, and measureless as a kiss.
― Pablo Neruda

there are worse things than being alone
but it often takes decades to realize this
and most often when you do it’s too late
and there’s nothing worse than too late”
― Charles Bukowski

“As if you were on fire from within. The moon lives in the lining of your skin.”
― Pablo Neruda

“Poetry is not a turning loose of emotion, but an escape from emotion; it is not the expression of personality but an escape from personality. But, of course, only those who have personality and emotions know what it means to want to escape from these things.”
― T.S. Eliot

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