Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things that escape those who dream only at night.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
Experience has shown, and a true philosophy will always show, that a vast, perhaps the larger portion of the truth arises from the seemingly irrelevant.
We loved with a love that was more than love.
Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
I have no faith in human perfectability. I think that human exertion will have no appreciable effect upon humanity. Man is now only more active - not more happy - nor more wise, than he was 6000 years ago.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.