A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem. Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted. Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them. Nobody ever said life was easy…they just promised that it would be worth it Advertisements
Give, but don’t allow yourself to be used. Listen to others, but don’t lose your own voice.
Well,—it was two days after my husband died—Two days! And the earth still raw above him.And I was sweeping the carpet in their hall.In number four—the room with the red wall-paper—Some chorus girls and men were singing that song‘They’ll soon be lighting candlesRound a box with silver handles’—and hearing them sing itI started to cry. […]