# 170

“Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate: Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May, And summer’s lease hath all too short a date: Sometimes too hot the eye of heaven shines, And too often is his gold complexion dimm’d: And every fair from fair sometimes…

# 168

“Is the spring coming?” he said. “What is it like?”… “It is the sun shining on the rain and the rain falling on the sunshine…” ― Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden. The Secret Garden (RSMediaItalia Classics Illustrated Edition)

# 167

“My mother always called me an ugly weed, so I never was aware of anything I was older. Plain girls should have someone telling them they are beautiful. Sometimes this works miracles.” –Hedy Lamarr  

# 165

“Why are you stingy with yourselves? Why are you holding back? What are you saving for – for another time? There are no other times. There is only now. Right now.” –George Balanchine  

# 164

“A lady’s imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment.” ― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice. Pride and Prejudice (RSMediaItalia Classics Illustrated Edition)