“One sip of this will bathe the drooping spirits in delight, beyond the bliss of dreams.”
― John Milton, Comus
We are all ordinary. We are all boring. We are all spectacular. We are all shy. We are all bold. We are all heroes. We are all helpless. It just depends on the day.
— Brad Meltzer
Dance, when you’re broken open. Dance, if you’ve torn the bandage off. Dance in the middle of the fighting. Dance in your blood. Dance when you’re perfectly free.
“I solemnly swear that I am up to no good.” -J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter
“Bees do have a smell, you know, and if they don’t they should, for their feet are dusted with spices from a million flowers.”
― Ray Bradbury, Dandelion Wine
“There are subtle truths buried in every make-believe. You never know where you might find one.”
― Shari Arnold, Neverland
“Butterflies are not insects,’ Captain John Sterling said soberly. ‘They are self-propelled flowers.”
― Robert A. Heinlein, The Cat Who Walks Through Walls
“Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.” ― Henry James
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