A sunset, almost formidable in its splendor, would be lingering in the fully exposed sky. Among its imperceptibly changing amassments, one could pick out brightly stained structural details of celestial organisms, or glowing slits in...
A toothache will cost a battle, a drizzle cancel an insurrection
Existence is a series of footnotes to a vast, obscure, unfinished masterpiece.
From his earliest years Cincinnatus, by some strange and happy chance comprehending his danger, carefully managed to conceal a certain peculiarity. He was impervious to the rays of others, and therefore produced when off his...
All of which does not alter the fact that Pnin was on the wrong train.
The evolution of sense is, in a sense, the evolution of nonsense.
My loathings are simple: stupidity, oppression, crime, cruelty, soft music.
I have the European urge to use my feet when a drive can be dispensed with
I need you, the reader, to imagine us, for we don’t really exist if you don’t.
I think like a genius, I write like a distinguished author, and I speak like a child.