Category Archives: Literary Quotes

“He wanders,

“He wanders, like a day-appearing dream,
Through the dim wildernesses of the mind; Through desert woods and tracts, which seem Like ocean, homeless, boundless, unconfined.”
― Percy Bysshe Shelley


“They knew each…

“They knew each other. He knew her and so himself, for in truth he had never known himself. And she knew him and so herself, for although she had always known herself she had never been able to recognize it until now.”
― Italo Calvino

The hero of my …

The hero of my tale, whom I love with all the power of my soul, whom I have tried to portray in all his beauty, who has been, is, and will be beautiful, is Truth.- Leo Tolstoy

“It was in look…

“It was in looking up at him her aspect had caught its lustre – the light repeated in her eyes beamed first out of his.”
― Charlotte Brontë, Villette

A guilty consci…

A guilty conscience needs to confess. A work of art is a confession.
Albert Camus

Awareness is a …

Awareness is a flower that blooms but never dies.

-Author Unknown

“I said to my s…

“I said to my soul, be still and wait without hope, for hope would be hope for the wrong thing; wait without love, for love would be love of the wrong thing; there is yet faith, but the faith and the love are all in the waiting. Wait without thought, for you are not ready for thought: So the darkness shall be the light, and the stillness the dancing.”
― T.S. Eliot