Eugene Field

Eugene Field

American writer, best known for his children's poetry and humorous essays.
Wynken, Blynken, and Nod one night
Sailed off in a wooden shoe, -
Sailed on a river of crystal light
Into a sea of dew.More Eugene Field quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When I demanded of my friend what viands he preferred,
He quoth, "A large cold bottle, and a small hot bird!"More Eugene Field quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Ideas came with explosive immediacy, like an instant birth. Human thought is like a monstrous pendulum; it keeps swinging from one extreme to the other.More Eugene Field quotes [09/02/2011 12:09:56]
The biggest fish he ever caught were those that got away.More Eugene Field quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Books do actually consume air and exhale perfumes.More Eugene Field quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

Quotes of the month

Michael Jackson Escapism and wonder is influence. It makes you feel good, and that allows you to do things. You just keep on moving ahead, and you say, 'God, is this wonderful - do I appreciate it.' [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Golda Meir I don't know why you use a fancy French word like detente when there's a good English phrase for it - cold war. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Jack Canfield My definition of success is "the fulfillment of your soul's purpose." [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


David Hare Never take advice from anyone with no investment in the outcome. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Jonathan Swift If a man would register all his opinions upon love, politics, religion, learning etc., beginning from his youth, and so go to old age, what a bundle of inconsistencies and contradictions would appear at last. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More