Train Window


"Be what you are, of the earth, but a dreamer too."

-Mary Oliver

"So much of what I see reminds me of something I read in a book, when shouldn't it be the other way around?"

-Kathleen Kelly, You've Got Mail

"The life of every man is a diary in which he means to write one story, and writes another."

-from The Little Minister by J. M. Barrie

"One of the disadvantages of almost universal education was the fact that all kinds of persons acquired a familiarity with one's favourite writers. It gave one a curious feeling; it was like seeing a drunken stranger wrapped in one's dressing gown."

-from Cold Comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons

"Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: 'What! You too? I thought I was the only one.'"

-C. S. Lewis

"When words are put together right they're just like singing." {Josephine} told Effie. And she was right. It is like bathing in rippling water to work in the midst of singing words.

-from The Cutters by Bess Streeter Aldrich