It is the experience of living that is important, not searching for meaning. We bring meaning by how we love the world
Thoughts are the gun, words are the bullets, deeds are the target, the bulls-eye is heaven.
The reading of a poem should be an experience. Its writing must be all the more so.
Wallace Stevens, Adagia
I try to tell the truth.
Revolution is an abrupt change in the form of misgovernment.
There never was a good war or a bad peace.
I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.
We're all like children. We may think we grow up, but to me, being grown up is death, stopping thinking, trying to find out things, going on learning.
Australia is the only island continent on the planet, which means that changes caused by planet-warming pollution - warmer seas, which can drive stronger storms, and more acidic oceans, which wreak havoc on the food chain - are even more deadly here.
True wisdom is less presuming than folly. The wise man doubteth often, and changeth his mind; the fool is obstinate, and doubteth not; he knoweth all things but his own ignorance.
Communism is the corruption of a dream of justice.
It is not what we eat but what we digest that makes us strong; not what we gain but what we save that makes us rich; not what we read but what we remember that makes us learned; and not what we profess but what we practice that gives us integrity.
Nothing makes one so vain as being told one is a sinner. Conscience makes egotists of us all.
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