Life is short and often stingy; feast the heart with what it craves, short of cruelty, and let the world wonder.
Strength just comes in one brand – you. Stand up at sunrise and meet what they send you and keep your hair combed.
What I still ask for daily-for life as long as I have work to do, and work as long as I have life.
The only thing more destructive than a tornado is a family.
Wondering Whom to Read Next?
- Joyce Carol Oates American Novelist
- William Dean Howells American Writer, Critic
- Barbara Kingsolver American Novelist, Essayist
- Thomas Bailey Aldrich American Writer
- William Styron American Novelist
- Gore Vidal American Novelist
- Herman Melville American Novelist
- Kurt Vonnegut American Novelist
- Langston Hughes American Poet, Writer
- William S. Burroughs American Novelist