Between our birth and death we may touch understanding, As a moth brushes a window with its wing.
Comedy is an escape, not from truth but from despair; a narrow escape into faith.
Imagination is the wide-open eye which leads us always to see truth more vividly.
In my plays I want to look at life - at the commonplace of existence-as if we had just turned a corner and run into it for the first time.
Life is a hypocrite if I can't live The way it moves me!
Poetry is the language in which man explores his own amazement.
The first of our senses which we should take care never to let rust through disuse is that sixth sense, the imagination. I mean the wide-open eye which leads us to see truth more vividly, to apprehend more broadly, to concern ourselves more deeply, to be, all our life long, sensitive and awake to the powers and responsibilities given to us as human beings.
The moon is nothing But a circumambulating aphrodisiac Divinely subsidized to provoke the world Into a rising birth-rate
Try thinking of love, or something. Amor vincit insomnia.