[Commonplace books: Thomas Farnaby, 17th-century]
All the great words, it seemed to Connie, were cancelled for her generation: love, joy, happiness, home, mother, father, husband, all these great, dynamic words were half dead now, and dying from day to day.
Posted by stronzo on 05.26.2009
Maybe a certain Grossenwahn [delusion of grandeur] is inherent in the German nature. If only nations would realise that they have certain natural characteristics; if only they could understand and agree to each other's particular nature, how much simpler it would all be.
Posted by stronzo on 04.13.2009
He was 24 when he said the first confident thing to his mother.
Posted by stronzo on 06.29.2008
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