Beauty is everywhere a welcome guest.
Justice is like a train that is nearly always late.
But the true feminist deals out of a lesbian consciousness whether or not she ever sleeps with women.
Lion sounds that have not grown from the mouse may exude naked power… but cannot convey any wisdom or understanding… The initial steps on the path to courageous speech then are the first tentative steps into the parts of us that cannot speak.
I am a part of all that I have met.
Absence of proof is not proof of absence.
Whoever, fleeing marriage and the sorrows that women cause, does not wish to wed comes to a deadly old age.
I began to write poetry in high school, and would ride miles over sandy roads in the fine hills around Cedar Rapids, repeating the lines over and over until I had them right, making some of the rhythm of the horse help.
It’s very important to know the neighbor next door and the people down the street and the people in another race.
Finality is death. Perfection is finality. Nothing is perfect. There are lumps in it.