“You’ve got to climb Mount Everest to reach the Valley of the Dolls. It’s a brutal climb to reach that peak. You stand there. Waiting for the rush of exhilaration; but, it doesn’t come. You’re alone and the feeling of loneliness is overpowering.” ― Valley of the Dolls by Jacqueline Susann.
“Long ago and oh so far away I fell in love with you before the second show.” ― Superstar, by The Carpenters
“At first she was overjoyed that he would be with her, but then she recalled that human people could not live under the water, and he could only visit her father’s palace as a dead man.” ― Hans Christian Andersen, The Little Mermaid
“I think you have to pay for love with bitter tears.” ― Edith Piaf
“There are two means of refuge from the miseries of life: music and cats.” ― Albert Schweitzer
“I’ve been afraid of people playing their life away with too many toys.” ― Ray Bradbury
“I have no definite talent or trade, and how I stay alive is largely a matter of magic.” ― Charles Bukowski