Their Eyes Were Watching God is a 1937 novel and the best known work by African-American writer Zora Neale Hurston.
From Jonathan Safran Foer's - Everything is Illuminated
Show me a hero and I will write you a tragedy. -F. Scott Fitzgerald.
“Your past is a skeleton walking one step behind you, and your future is a a skeleton walking one step in front of you. Maybe you don't wear a watch, but your skeletons do, and they always know what time it is.” ― Sherman Alexie (Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven)
“A children's story that can only be enjoyed by children is not a good children's story in the slightest.”- C.S. Lewis
"By the selection of horses, the magnificence of the chariot, the attitude, and display of person – above all, by the expression of the cold, sharp, eagle features, imperialized in his countrymen by sway of the world through so many generations, Ben-Hur knew Messala unchanged, as haughty, confident, and audacious as ever, the same in... Continue Reading →
“God creates dinosaurs, God kills dinosaurs, God creates man, man kills God, man brings back dinosaurs.” - Michael Crichton (Jurassic Park)
"Shall I tell you what sociology teaches us about the human race? I'll give it to you in a nutshell. Show me a man or woman alone and I'll show you a saint. Give me two and they'll fall in love. Give me three and they'll invent the charming thing we call 'society'. Give me... Continue Reading →