HER griefs were the hours
When my struggle was sore,--
Her joys were the powers
That the climb...
- Henrik Ibsen
Beatus ille, qui procul negotiis – Horace:


Happy the man, who far from life’s allure
Is no...
- Johannes Ewald
Because of its tremendous solemnity death is the light in which great passions, both good and bad, b...
- Soren Kierkegaard
My self-confidence comes from the fact that I have discovered my own dimensions. It does not behoove...
- Edith Sodergran
DOWN to the sand-covered earth.
Straw from the harvested fields soiled our feet;
Dust from the h...
- August Strindberg
Fifty coaches of hopes I loaded up for your America.

They came back empty...

Disappointment ca...
- Edith Sodergran
FROM stuffy, dark houses
Out over the wold
Where the ploughed furrow drowses
In a haze of gold
...
- Adam Oehlenschlager
A thousand words will not leave so deep an impression as one deed....
- Henrik Ibsen
Friendship can only exist between persons with similar interests and points of view. Man and woman b...
- August Strindberg
Where are you now, you roses red
From days of youth so blissful?
I keep your petals long since she...
- Adam Oehlenschlager
The Bolsheviks’ victory is very fast,
but we will get there before them, for this is the last one...
- Edith Sodergran
BEHIND black woods the pale
Moonlight is sifting.
To God the nightingale
Her song is lifting.
...
- Adam Oehlenschlager
Happiness consumes itself like a flame. It cannot burn for ever, it must go out, and the presentimen...
- August Strindberg
No matter how far we travel, the memories will follow in the baggage car....
- August Strindberg
Your lips bewitch with sweet enchantment,
Your gaze reveals a deep abyss;
Your voice contains unea...
- Emil Aarestrup
This blue that is called azure-blue,
This scoop of water, clump of earth,
This foolish nonsense of...
- Emil Aarestrup
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself....
- Soren Kierkegaard
Was it a sin no one was with us?
Our wedding such a lone affair?
A stork the only tree-top witness...
- Emil Aarestrup

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