Fate Quotes

History, with all her volumes vast, hath but one page

Monday, June 28th, 2010
faces of children

Admire, exult, despise, laugh, weep, – for here
There is such matter for all feeling: – Man!
Thou pendulum betwixt a smile and tear,
Ages and realms are crowded in this span…

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Even the wise cannot see all ends

Wednesday, November 4th, 2009

“You have not seen him,” Gandalf broke in.

“No, and I don’t want to,” said Frodo. “I can’t understand you. Do you mean to say that you, and the Elves, have let him live on after all those horrible deeds? Now at any rate…

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Fortune brings in some boats that are not steered

Friday, March 13th, 2009
small boat at water's edge

I heard no letter from my master since
I wrote him Imogen was slain: ’tis strange:
Nor hear I from my mistress who did promise
To yield me often tidings: neither know I
What is betid to Cloten; but remain
Perplex’d in all. The heavens still must work…

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