Whilst we deliberate how to begin a thing, it grows too late to begin it.
My father read poetry to me, encouraged me to memorize poems. But the writing of it was quite a different thing.
The worst thing we could do is impose time limits and then expect people to sink or swim once they move off welfare.
Love is the best thing in the world, and the thing that lives the longest.
I don’t think there’s such a thing as autobiographical fiction. If I say it happened, it happened, even if only in my mind.
A little thing, like children putting flowers in my hair, can fill up the widening cracks in my self-assurance like soothing lanolin.
If there is one thing that the women and men of the late 20th century who have an awareness and enjoyment of history can be sure of, it is that Islam was not sent from Heaven to foster egotism and mediocrity.
There is no such thing as an underestimate of average intelligence.
In the scriptures there is no such thing as righteous pride. It is always considered as a sin.
For our white members, voting is something they have done for hundreds of years. But for us, it is not such a traumatic thing, because we have never participated in an election.