David's favorite quotes live here

This page contains a collection of quotes gathered over the years. They are in no particular order, nor do I make any claim for their historical accuracy.


"I wish I could show you, when you are lonely or in darkness, the astonishing light of your own being." -Hafez


"If you do not answer the noise and urgency of your gifts, they will turn on you. Or drag you down with their immense sadness at being abandoned." -Joy Harjo


"We felt the presences of the wild creatures, the river, the trees, the stars. Though we had our troubles, we had them in a true perspective. The universe, as we could see any night, is unimaginably large, and mostly empty, and mostly dark. We knew we needed to be together more than we needed to be apart.” -Wendell Berry, National Treasure