--Ron Hansen, The Assassination Of Jesse James By The Coward Robert Ford
And the poem, I think, is only your voice speaking.
--Virginia Woolf, The Waves
I breathed the book before I saw it; tasted the book before I read it.
--Paul Harding, Tinkers
Memory believes before knowing remembers.
--William Faulkner, Light In August
It all means more than I can tell you. So you must not judge what I know by what I find words for.
--Marilynne Robinson, Gilead
She had the perpetual sense, as she watched the taxi cabs, of being out, out, far out to sea and alone; she always had the feeling that it was very, very, dangerous to live even one day.
--Virginia Woolf, Mrs. Dalloway