— Ralph Waldo Emerson American philosopher, essayist, and poet 1803 - 1882
— Isaac Watts English hymnwriter, theologian and logician 1674 - 1748
Context: The wise will make their anger cool At least before 'tis night Song 17: "Love between Brothers and Sisters".
„The three most harmful negative emotions are anger, guilt, and fear. And anger is number one. It is also the strongest and most dangerous of all passions.“
— Joyce Meyer, Living Beyond Your Feelings: Controlling Emotions So They Don't Control You
„Lady Moon, Lady Moon, where are you roving?
Over the sea.
Lady Moon, Lady Moon, whom are you loving?
All that love me!“
— Richard Monckton Milnes, 1st Baron Houghton British politician and poet 1809 - 1885
A Child’s Song.
„It all began with the three wise men, followed a star took them to Bethelehem, and made it heard throughout the land — born was the leader of man. All going down to see the Lord Jesus.“
— Freddie Mercury British singer, songwriter and record producer 1946 - 1991
"Jesus" on Queen (1973).
„Fear, guilt, despair, and moon-struck frenzy rush
On voluntary death: the wise and brave,
When the fierce storms of fortune round 'em roar,
Combat the billows with redoubled force:
Then, if they perish ere the port is gained,
They sink with decent pride; and from the deep
Honour retrieves them, bright as rising stars.“
— Elijah Fenton British poet 1683 - 1730
<!--Pheroras,--> Act V, Scene VII, pp. 66–67
— Euripidés ancient Athenian playwright -480 - -406 до н.э.
Protesilaus Frag. 656
„The moon is dark, and the gods dance in the night; there is terror in the sky, for upon the moon hath sunk an eclipse foretold in no books of men or of earth's gods...“
— H.P. Lovecraft American author 1890 - 1937
Context: The moon is dark, and the gods dance in the night; there is terror in the sky, for upon the moon hath sunk an eclipse foretold in no books of men or of earth's gods...' There is unknown magic on Hatheg-Kla, for the screams of the frightened gods have turned to laughter, and the slopes of ice shoot up endlessly into the black heavens whither I am plunging... Hei! Hei! At last! In the dim light I behold the gods of earth!
„At night the sea is very loud,
And voices ride the tide.
At another time, in another place,
Beneath the silent moon,
We laughed together.“
— Jack McDevitt American novelist, Short story writer 1935
Chapter 30 (p. 279)
„O sea-bird, beautiful upon the tides,
White as the moon is when the night abides,
Or snow untouched, whose dustless splendour glows
Bright as a sunbeam and whose white wing throws
A glove of challenge on the salt sea-flood.“
— Dafydd ap Gwilym Welsh poet 1320 - 1350
"Yr Wylan" (To the Sea-gull), line 1; translation from Robert Gurney (ed. and trans.) Bardic Heritage (London: Chatto & Windus, 1969) p. 130.
„Fear is the path to the dark side. Fear leads to anger. Anger leads to hate. Hate leads to suffering.“
— George Lucas, Star Wars - Episode I: The Phantom Menace