Poetry is the language of a state of crisis.
The fires of frustration and discord are burning in every city, North and South, where legal remedies are not at hand. Redress is sought in the streets, in demonstrations, parades and protests which create tensions and threaten violence and threaten lives. We face, therefore, a moral crisis as a country and as a people. It […]
There cannot be a crisis next week. My schedule is already full.
In crises the most daring course is often safest.
Every crisis offers you extra desired power.
Crises and deadlocks when they occur have at least this advantage, that they force us to think.
Every little thing counts in a crisis.
After us the deluge.
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things for which he cares sufficiently; but he is willing, in great crises, to give even his life – knowing that under certain conditions it is not worth-while to live.
Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.