I was born ‘neath a clouded star.
Most of the robots being developed for home use are functional in design – Gecko’s homecare robot looks rather like the Star Wars robot R2-D2. Honda and Sony are designing robots that look more like the same movie’s ‘android’ C-3PO.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
There is no glory in star or blossom till looked upon by a loving eye; There is no fragrance in April breezes till breathed with joy as they wander by.
All things by immortal power. Near of far, to each other linked are, that thou canst not stir a flower without troubling of a star.
Between two worlds life hovers like a star, twixt night and morn, upon the horizon’s verge.
The genius of the Marx Brothers is for parody. They never are themselves. They exist too abundantly to be content with being that – they must go on, by the rapidest of transitions, to being something else. Groucho, in my opinion the bright star among the three, is never anything but the thing he is at the moment pretending to be.
No star is ever lost we once have seen, we always may be what we might have been.
To love someone is to isolate him from the world, wipe out every trace of him, dispossess him of his shadow, drag him into a murderous future. It is to circle around the other like a dead star and absorb him into a black light.
I came to China to follow my star and to steep myself in the raw regions of the universe.