Good writers are of necessity rare.
Suddenly, as rare things will, it vanished.
My disease is a very rare form of muscular dystrophy, called disautonomic mitochondrial myopathy.
On rare occasions one does hear of a miraculous case of a married couple falling in love after marriage, but on close examination it will be found that it is a mere adjustment to the inevitable.
There have been only rare moments in history where individual histories were able to run their course without wars or revolutions.
Our time here is magic! It’s the only space you have to realize whatever it is that is beautiful, whatever is true, whatever is great, whatever is potential, whatever is rare, whatever is unique, in. It’s the only space.
Curiosity is idle only to those who fail to realize that it may be a very rare and indispensable thing.
The poet, being an imitator like a painter or any other artist, must of necessity imitate one of three objects – things as they were or are, things as they are said or thought to be, or things as they ought to be. The vehicle of expression is language – either current terms or, it may be, rare words or metaphors.
At twelve I was determined to shoot only For honor; at twenty not to shoot at all; I know at thirty-three that one must shoot As often as one gets the rare chance – In killing there is more than commentary.
Honesty is as rare as a man without self-pity.