Stephen Crane

Stephen Crane

American writer and pacifist
Unwind my riddle.Cruel as hawks the hours fly;Wounded men seldom come home to die;The hard waves see an arm flung high;Scorn hits strong because of a lie;Yet there exists a mystic tie.Unwind my riddle.More Stephen Crane quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A man said to the universe: 'Sir, I exist!' 'However,' replied the universe. 'The fact has not created in me A sense of obligation.More Stephen Crane quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I walked in a desert.
And I cried,
?Ah, God, take me from this place!’
A voice said, ?It is no desert.’
I cried, ?Well, But -
The sand, the heat, the vacant horizon.’
A voice said, ?It is no desert.’More Stephen Crane quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Let me into the darkness again.More Stephen Crane quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In the desert I saw a creature, naked, bestial, Who, squatting upon the ground, Held his heart in his hands, And ate of it. I said, ?Is it good, friend?’ ?It is bitter — bitter,’ he answered, ?But I like it Because it is bitter, And because it is my heart.More Stephen Crane quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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