„I'll seek my own meekness.
What grace I have is enough.“

"Unfold! Unfold!," ll. 59-64
Praise to the End! (1951)
Contexto: I'll seek my own meekness.
What grace I have is enough.
The lost have their own pace.
The stalks ask something else.
What the grave says,
The nest denies.

Última atualização 22 de Maio de 2020. História
Theodore Roethke photo
Theodore Roethke84
American poet 1908 - 1963

Citações relacionadas

Noel Gallagher photo
Patti Smith photo

„People have the power
To redeem the work of fools
Upon the meek the graces shower
It's decreed the people rule.“

—  Patti Smith American singer-songwriter, poet and visual artist 1946

People Have the Power, from Dream of Life (1988)
Lyrics

Rudyard Kipling photo
Alex Trebek photo

„Don't tell me what you believe in. I'll observe how you behave and I will make my own determination.“

—  Alex Trebek Canadian-American television personality 1940

"What I've Learned: Alex Trebek", Esquire, March 2003.

Kelley Armstrong photo
Dorothy Parker photo
Julian of Norwich photo
Garth Nix photo
Morrissey photo

„I left my fingerprints somewhere - that's good enough. I am my own person - that's good enough. I stand my ground - that's good enough.“

—  Morrissey English singer 1959

From the TV documentary The Importance of Being Morrissey (2003)
In interviews etc., About himself and his work

Sherrilyn Kenyon photo
Dave Matthews photo

„I will go in this way
Oh and I'll find my own way out.“

—  Dave Matthews American singer-songwriter, musician and actor 1967

#41
Crash (1996)

Kim Harrison photo
Ignatius of Loyola photo
Joan Rivers photo
Samantha Hunt photo
Edna St. Vincent Millay photo
Javier Marías photo

„This is just a stopping-off point for me but I'll be stopping long enough to make it worth my while finding what people call 'someone to love.“

—  Javier Marías Spanish writer 1951

Para mí este territorio es territorio de paso, pero se trata de un paso lo bastante dilatado para que deba procurarme lo que se llama un amor mientras estoy aquí.
Fonte: Todas las Almas [All Souls] (1989), p. 69

„You can have the other words — chance, luck, coincidence, serendipity. I'll take grace.“

—  Mary Oliver American writer 1935 - 2019

"Sand Dabs, Five"
Winter Hours (1999)
Contexto: You can have the other words — chance, luck, coincidence, serendipity. I'll take grace. I don't know what it is exactly, but I'll take it.

Walter Dean Myers photo
Orson Scott Card photo