"The moon is always jealous of the heat of the day, just as the sun always longs for something dark and deep."
"Yours is the light by which my spirit’s born: - you are my sun, my moon, and all my stars."
"It’s up to the artist to use language that can be understood, not hide it in some private code. Most of these jokers don’t even want to use language you and I know or can learn … they would rather sneer at us and be smug, because we ‘fail’ to see what they are driving at. If indeed they are driving at anything—obscurity is usually the refuge of incompetence."
Robert A. Heinlein
#Robert A. Heinlein
"Ursula craved solitude but she hated loneliness, a conundrum that she couldn’t even begin to solve."
Kate Atkinson, Life After Life