If an ancient Greek were to come to life now he would be found far oftener at the circus than at the theatre.
Too many freaks, not enough circuses.
Life is a circus It’s not fair Life is a hard road When you’re not there At the fair
Life is a free circus. All you have to do is pay attention.
Poised between going on and back, pulled Both ways taut like a tightrope-walker, Fingertips pointing the opposites, Now bouncing tiptoe like a dropped ball Or a kid skipping rope, come on, come on, Running a scattering of steps sidewise, How he teeters, skitters, tingles, teases, Taunts them, hovers like an ecstatic bird, He’s only flirting, […]
Time is a circus, always packing up and moving away.
Democracy is the art of running the circus from the monkey cage.