It is the hour of the pearl - the internal between day and night when time stops and examines itself.

- John Steinbeck: Cannery Row

You can live with anything if you have what you can't live without.

Toni Morrison: Love

Integrity is a neutral value. Hyenas have integrity, too. They are pure hyena.

- Jonathan Franzen: Freedom

[...] i det daglige betød det ikke så meget for mig, om stedet var højre- eller venstreorienteret eller hyklerisk på den gode eller den dårlige måde.

- Murakami: Norwegian Wood (om kollegium i Tokyo)

When there were cicadas earlier in the summer it was good. Their singing was like blood rushing in her ears. It was one of those outside inside things.

- Edward St. Aubyn: Never Mind

Like many flatterers, he was not aware that he irritated the people he flattered.

- Edward St Aubyn: Never Mind

I coughed, saw the doctor,
Thought everything was set
Turns out the Lord does not want me,
And the devil is not ready - yet.