There is a crack in everything, that's how the light gets in.
Act the way you'd like to be and soon you'll be the way you act.
The last refuge of the insomniac is a sense of superiority to the sleeping world.
In dreams the truth is learned that all good works are done in the absence of a caress.
Poetry is just the evidence of life. If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash.
A woman watches her body uneasily, as though it were an unreliable ally in the battle for love.
I am an old scholar, better-looking now than when I was young. That's what sitting on your ass does to your face.
Children show scars like medals. Lovers use them as secrets to reveal. A scar is what happens when the word is made flesh.
Prayer is translation. A man translates himself into a child asking for all there is in a language he has barely mastered.
I don't consider myself a pessimist. I think of a pessimist as someone who is waiting for it to rain. And I feel soaked to the skin.