I could have gone the rest of my life
without hearing that.

-- Stuart Crogan, April 7, 1997

In the midst of winter I finally learned
that there was in me
an invincible summer.

-- Camus

Of all sad words
Of tongue or pen
The saddest are these:
It might have been.

-- Whittier

If I could,
I would always work in silence and obscurity
and let my efforts be known
by their results.

-- Emily Bronte