— Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
— Mahatma Gandhi
— Rainer Maria Rilke, Letters to a Young Poet.
— Albert Camus, Notebooks 1951-1959.
Calvin said, ‘Do you know that this is the first time I’ve seen you without your glasses?’
'I'm blind as a bat without them. I'm near-sighted, like father.'
'Well, you know what, you've got dream-boat eyes,' Calvin said. 'Listen, you go right on wearing your glasses. I don't think I want anybody else to see what gorgeous eyes you have.'
— Madeleine L’Engle, A Wrinkle in Time.
— Nella Larsen, Passing.