A poem records emotions and moods that lie beyond normal language, that can only be patched together and hinted at metaphorically.

By : Diane Ackerman 0 Likes          


Linguistic philosophers continue to argue that probably music is not a language, that is in the philosophical debate. Another point of view is to say that music is a very profound language.

By : Robert Fripp

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I dressed up as a veterinarian for a Halloween costume party. I had the lab coat. I got a couple of stuffed animals for patients and put bandages on them.

By : Tracy Chapman

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It is one of the maladies of our age to profess a frenzied allegiance to truth in unimportant matters, to refuse consistently to face her where graver issues are at stake.

By : Janos Arany

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Soldiers, when committed to a task, can't compromise. It's unrelenting devotion to the standards of duty and courage, absolute loyalty to others, not letting the task go until it's been done.

By : John Keegan

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All I've ever really done is page 3 in The Sun, and not every man reads that.

By : Katie Price

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Since President Bush took office in 2001, this Congress has supported an agenda of democracy, freedom and expansion of rights for all peoples throughout the world.

By : Ginny B. Waite

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I like the whole package to be good, It's a rarity that that happens, so I end up not working a lot.

By : Robin Wright Penn

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Common sense and history tell you that rewarding illegal behavior will only encourage more of it.

By : Ric Keller

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Someday I'm going to go onstage in a dress if I want to.

By : Paul Lynde

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Politics, where fat, bald, disagreeable men, unable to be candidates themselves, teach a president how to act on a public stage.

By : Jimmy Breslin

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It was a perfect marriage. She didn't want to and he couldn't.

By : Spike Milligan

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Press coverage has been difficult for him. I did not set out to ensnare him with a child.

By : Martin Bashir

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