Famous quotes containing the words this is, power, choose and/or solar:
“I am not the measure of creation.
This is beyond me, this fish.
His God stands outside my God.”
—D.H. (David Herbert)
“There is between sleep and us something like a pact, a treaty with no secret clauses, and according to this convention it is agreed that, far from being a dangerous, bewitching force, sleep will become domesticated and serve as an instrument of our power to act. We surrender to sleep, but in the way that the master entrusts himself to the slave who serves him.”
—Maurice Blanchot (b. 1907)
“Much that is urged on us new parents is useless, because we didnt really choose it. It was pushed on us. Itwhether it be Raffi videos, French lessons, or the complete works of Brazeltonmight be just right for you and your particular child. But it is only right when you feel that it is. You know your family best; you decide.”
—Sonia Taitz (20th century)
“Lincoln becomes the American solar myth, the chief butt of American credulity and sentimentality.”
—H.L. (Henry Lewis)