Thursday, July 8, 2010

Words




















"Naked and alone we came into exile. In her dark womb we did not know our mother's face; from the prison of her flesh have we come into the unspeakable and incommunicable prison of this earth.

Which of us has known his brother? Which of us has looked into his father's heart? Which of us has not remained forever prison-pent? Which of us is not forever a stranger and alone?

O waste of loss, in the hot mazes, lost, among bright stars on this most weary unbright cinder, lost! Remembering speechlessly we seek the great forgotten language, the lost lane-end into heave, a stone, a leaf, an unfound door. Where? When?"

~ Thomas Wolfe, Look Homeward, Angel

2 comments:

雅莊王edgd春2蕙婷余惠其 said...

噴泉的高度,不會超過它的源頭。一個人的事業也是如此,它的成就絕不會超過自己的信念。.................................................................

玉苓玉苓 said...

這BLOG真是讓人意猶未盡!!..................................................................