If poetry is like an orgasm, an academic can be likened to someone who studies the passion-stains on the bedsheets.
Layton, Irving quotes
- Frase celebre di Irving Layton «Quando discuti con i tuoi inferiori, Li convinci soltanto di una cosa: Che sono intelligenti quanto te.» (Irving Layton)
- "Since I no longer expect/ anything from… "Since I no longer expect/ anything from mankind except/ madness,/ meanness, and mendacity;/ egotism,/ cowardice,/ and/ self-delusion,/ I have stopped/ being a/ misanthrope." - Irving Layton
- "He who studies books alone will know how… "He who studies books alone will know how things ought to be, and he who studies men will know how they are." - Charles Caleb Colton
- Dorothea Dix Quotes "In a world where there is so much to be done, I felt strongly impressed that there must be something for me to do." ~Dorothea Dix25 February 2013"The comfortable and comforting people are those who look upon the bright side of life; gathering its roses and sunshine and making the most that happens seem the best." ~Dorothy Dix"Your minds may now be likened to a…