The more clearly we can focus our attention on the wonders and realities of the universe about us, the less taste we shall have for destruction.
~ Rachel Carson (born today in 1907)
Ask yourself whether you are happy and you cease to be so.
~ John Stewart Mill (born today in 1806)
The song and the land are one.
~ Bruce Chatwin (born today in 1940)
From error to error one discovers the entire truth.
~ Sigmund Freud (born today in 1856)
Try to keep them, poet, those erotic visions of yours, however few of them there are that can be stilled. Put them, half-hidden, in your lines.
~ Constantine Cavafy (born today in 1863)