On a cosmic scale, our life is insignificant, yet this brief period when we appear in the world is the time in which all meaningful questions arise.
I strive to be brief but I become obscure.
Flannery O’Connor’s brief life and slim output were nonetheless marked by piercing powers of observation.
The flame of anger, bright and brief, sharpens the barb of love.
In his state of complete powerlessness the individual perceives the time he has left to live as a brief reprieve.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
In the sphere of thought, absurdity and perversity remain the masters of the world, and their dominion is suspended only for brief periods.