If there were a wall of rock on the edge of a world, and one rock stretched out far, far into space, and I stood alone upon it, alone, with stars above me, and stars below me,–I would not say anything; but the feeling would be prayer. ~ Olive Schreiner, The Story of an African Farm
I’d just be praying that I wouldn’t fall off.
Don’t be afraid to go out on a limb. It’s where all the fruit is. ~ Shirley MacLaine
And it’s fresher than the fruit that drops on the ground.
Silence is golden when you can’t think of a good answer. ~ Muhammad Ali
I thought how unpleasant it is to be locked out. And I thought how it is worse, perhaps, to be locked in. ~ Virginia Woolf–A Room of One’s Own
Maybe she should outfit her house with swinging doors.