Dating Dilemma The Man Who Said Hed Call and Didnt

Famous quotes containing the words call, dating, dilemma and/or man:

    Treason doth never prosper: what’s the reason?
    For if it prosper, none dare call it treason.
    Sir John Harington (1561–1612)

    We go on dating from Cold Fridays and Great Snows; but a little colder Friday, or greater snow would put a period to man’s existence on the globe.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    Books of natural history aim commonly to be hasty schedules, or inventories of God’s property, by some clerk. They do not in the least teach the divine view of nature, but the popular view, or rather the popular method of studying nature, and make haste to conduct the persevering pupil only into that dilemma where the professors always dwell.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    An old man with his feet before the fire,
    In robes of green, in garments of adieu.
    Theodore Roethke (1908–1963)