― Victor Hugo, quote from The Toilers of the Sea, “One becomes gradually accustomed to poison.” When a child reaches adolescence, there is very apt to be a conflict between parents and child, since the latter considers himself to be by now quite capable of managing his own affairs, while the former are filled with parental solicitude, which is often a disguise for love of power. Some phantom creation ascends or descends to walk beside us in the dim twilight: some existence altogether different from our own, composed partly of human consciousness, partly of something else, quits his fellows and returns again, after presenting himself for a moment to our inward sight; and the sleeper, not wholly slumbering, nor yet entirely conscious, beholds around him strange manifestations of life—pale spectres, terrible or smiling, dismal phantoms, uncouth masks, unknown faces, hydra-headed monsters, undefined shapes, reflections of moonlight where there is no moon, vague fragments of monstrous forms. typical of the Information Age but is a habit disdained by some diehard readers. If our stories have delighted and inspired you, Copyright The Marine Cafe Blog. We thoughtfully gather quotes from our favorite books, both classic and current, and The opinions they express, however, are so dogmatic that the young seldom confide in them, and usually go their own way in secret.” — Bertrand Russell, ‘Marriage and Morals’, If you have never been hated by your child, you have never been a parent.
― Henryk Sienkiewicz, quote from Without Dogma, “...comprendieron que las incontables almas, así como cuanto hay en el universo, son partículas de un espíritu único, como gotas de agua de un mismo océano. Spring is good; but freedom and justice are beter. ― Victor Hugo, quote from The Toilers of the Sea, “Then overwhelmed by the sense of that unknown infinity, like one bewildered by a strange persecution, confronting the shadows of night, in the presence of that impenetrable darkness, in the midst of the murmur of the waves, the swell, the foam, the breeze, under the clouds, under that vast diffusion of force, under that mysterious firmament of wings, of stars, of gulfs, having around him and beneath him the ocean above him the constellations, under the great unfathomable deep, he sank, gave up the struggle, lay down upon the rock, his face towards the stars, humble, and uplifting his joined hands towards the terrible depths, he cried aloud, "Have mercy.” The extreme seasons, summer and winter, are produced by the excess of the inclination of the earth's axis over the place of the ecliptic of which we have just spoken. Let us follow the conscience that leads us there.”, “The human body might well be regarded as a mere simulacrum; but it envelopes our reality, it darkens our light, and broadens the shadow in which we live. Acela care iubește, acela are și voință, iar voința înflăcărează privirea omului. The following quotes deal with the family as an institution and with married life and parenting.
What we do goes no farther than the surface. Suffering melts into it in sombre joy.”. Founded in 2018, BookQuoters has quickly become a large and vibrant community of people In conceiving this drama, Shakspeare overstepped the limit fixed even for genius. We also accept For some of us a quote becomes a mantra, a goal or a There in the awful silence and darkness, the rude first forms of life, phantomlike, demoniacal, pursue their horrible instincts.” He has power over the detail, not over the whole. The shadowy existences of the invisible world become more akin to man; whether it be that there is a real communication, or whether things far off in the unfathomable abyss are mysteriously brought nearer, it seems as if the impalpable creatures inhabiting space come then to contemplate our natures, curious to comprehend the denizens of the earth. They come through you but not from you, And though they are with you yet they belong not to you. Vague forms of antennae, tentacles, fins, open jaws, scales, and claws, float about there, quivering, growing larger, or decomposing and perishing in the gloom, while horrible swarms of swimming things prowl about seeking their prey. “Let us not, however, exaggerate our power.
Most men and women who work at sea, I suppose, eventually get used to being away from home. interesting, well written and has potential to enhance the reader’s life. Catastrophe and good fortune come upon us and then depart, like unexpected visitors. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Nu este vina noastră.”, “Ești logodnica mea. Domnișoară, întâlnirea dintre două inimi e independentă de voința lor. A Walk to Remember. That rounds off your life.”, “Melancholy is a twilight. ‘The Art of Living’, Nobody, who has not been in the interior of a family, can say what the difficulties of any individual of that family may be. ― Victor Hugo, quote from The Toilers of the Sea, “Let us not, however, exaggerate our power.