Character is that quality of mind which makes truth-telling instinctive rather than strange.
Truth is always strange, stranger than fiction.
It strikes me as very strange that whereas Tennyson could support most of Mr. Buckley’s propositions about free trade, and the private sector, and private enterprise, Tennyson found no difficulty also in lending intellectual support to the idea of Women’s Liberation.
Strange about parents. We have such easy access to them and such daunting problems of communication.
It’s a well known thing that ordinary perceptions can have a strange aspect when one is travelling.
The photograph reverses the purpose of travel, which until now had been to encounter the strange and unfamiliar.
Existence is a strange bargain. Life owes us little; we owe it everything. The only true happiness comes from squandering ourselves for a purpose.
So sweet love seemed that April morn. When first we kissed beside the thorn, So strangely sweet, it was not strange We thought that love could never change.
These are strange times. Reason, which once combatted faith and seemed to have conquered it, now has to look to faith to save it from dissolution.
And the first commandment of feminism is: I am woman; thou shalt not tolerate strange gods who assert that women have capabilities or often choose roles that are different from men’s.