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I think, no matter what, when you're writing songs, most people write about the extremes of their experiences.


K. Flay

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To light a candle is to cast a shadow.
URSULA K. LE GUIN
In so far as one denies what is, one is possessed by what is not, the compulsions, the fantasies, th...
URSULA K. LE GUIN
Great artists make the roads; good teachers and good companions can point them out. But there ain...
URSULA K. LE GUIN
My imagination makes me human and makes me a fool; it gives me all the world, and exiles me from it.
URSULA K. LE GUIN
I talk about the gods, I am an atheist. But I am an artist too, and therefore a liar. Distrust every...
URSULA K. LE GUIN
We are volcanoes. When we women offer our experience as our truth, as human truth, all the maps chan...
URSULA K. LE GUIN
If you see a whole thing - it seems that it's always beautiful. Planets, lives... But up close a...
URSULA K. LE GUIN
It's human nature that we come in our own flavours, and it doesn't make any sense to write a...
N. K. JEMISIN
Dictionaries are always fun, but not always reassuring.
M. F. K. FISHER
Can the sarcasm,' he said. 'Please, I always use fresh sarcasm, never canned.
LAURELL K. HAMILTON
Sometimes you deal with the devil not because you want to, but because if you don't, someone else wi...
LAURELL K. HAMILTON
Before I knew you, I thought brave was not being afraid. You've taught me that bravery is being terr...
LAURELL K. HAMILTON
I will love you always. When this red hair is white, I will still love you. When the smooth softness...
LAURELL K. HAMILTON
Stupidity isn't punishable by death. If it was, there would be a hell of a population drop.
LAURELL K. HAMILTON
Crap.
It's all crap.
Living is crap.
Life has no meaning.
None. Nowhere to be fo...
K-SKE HASEGAWA
It is so pleasant to come across people more stupid than ourselves. We love them at once for being s...
JEROME K. JEROME
The old idea that the joke was not good enough for the company has been superseded by the new aristo...
G. K. CHESTERTON
Gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.
G. K. CHESTERTON
Sharing food with another human being is an intimate act that should not be indulged in lightly.
M. F. K. FISHER
Boyhood is a most complex and incomprehensible thing. Even when one has been through it, one does no...
G. K. CHESTERTON
Courage is almost a contradiction in terms. It means a strong desire to live taking the form of a re...
G. K. CHESTERTON
Literature is a luxury; fiction is a necessity.
G. K. CHESTERTON
In matters of truth the fact that you don't want to publish something is, nine times out of ten, a p...
G. K. CHESTERTON
The dignity of the artist lies in his duty of keeping awake the sense of wonder in the world. In thi...
G. K. CHESTERTON
The weather is like the government, always in the wrong.
JEROME K. JEROME
Tradition means giving votes to the most obscure of all classes -- our ancestors. It is the democrac...
G. K. CHESTERTON
The only way of catching a train I have ever discovered is to miss the train before.
G. K. CHESTERTON
I attribute the quarrelsome nature of the Middle Ages young men entirely to the want of the soothing...
JEROME K. JEROME
Science fiction is not predictive; it is descriptive.
URSULA K. LEGUIN
Thieves respect property. They merely wish the property to become their property that they may more ...
G. K. CHESTERTON
Facts as facts do not always create a spirit of reality, because reality is a spirit.
G. K. CHESTERTON
O God of earth and altar,
Bow down and hear our cry,
Our earthly rulers falter,
Our peop...
G. K. CHESTERTON
Your next-door neighbor is not a man; he is an environment. He is the barking of a dog; he is the no...
G. K. CHESTERTON
But we are the people of England; and we have not spoken yet. Smile at us, pay us, pass us. But do n...
G. K. CHESTERTON
I mean, after all; you have to consider we're only made out of dust. That's admittedly not much to g...
PHILIP K. DICK
A large section of the intelligentsia seems wholly devoid of intelligence.
G. K. CHESTERTON