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"The Way is ever nameless." - Laozi

"Tell me, who are you, alone, yourself and nameless?" - J R R Tolkien

"Of what import are brief, nameless lives . . . to Galactus?" - Stan Lee

"To be nameless in worthy deeds exceeds an infamous history." - Thomas Browne

"Name is a fence and within it you are nameless." - Samuli Paronen

"God has a thousand names, or rather He is Nameless." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Wealth increaseth, but a nameless something is ever wanting to our insufficient fortune." - Horace

"Mountain, mountain, mountain, marking time. Each nameless, wall beyond wall, wavering redefinition of horizon." - Denise Levertov

"Far, far below the deepest delvings of the dwarves, the world is gnawed by nameless things." - J R R Tolkien

"The Way is hidden and nameless. Still only the Way nourishes and completes." - Laozi

"We kill each other over which name to call the Nameless." - Ram Dass

"A member of my family, who shall remain nameless, refers to all newborns as "blobs"." - Cordelia Fine

"Ennui is a growth of English root, though nameless in our language." - Lord Byron

"Tully was not so eloquent as thou, thou nameless column with the buried base." - Lord Byron

"The real heroes of this war are the great, brave, patient, nameless people." - Whitelaw Reid

"A member of my family, who shall remain nameless, refers to all newborns as 'blobs'." - Cordelia Fine

"You seek identity in the midst of indistinguishab le chaos, in sprawling nameless reality." - Jack Kerouac

"We surely know by some nameless instinct more about our futures than we think we know." - Arthur Conan Doyle

"The best portions of a good man's life, his little, nameless acts of kindness and love." - William Wordsworth

"The noblest service comes from nameless hands; and the best servant does his work unseen." - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr

"They say that nameless things change constantly-that names fix them in place like pins." - Holly Black

"Every man's highest, nameless though it be, is his 'living God'." - James Martineau

"That best portion of a man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love." - William Wordsworth

"The Illuminati is just the evil, 'nameless' people who are behind governments." - Chuck D

"Poetry is the way we help give name to the nameless so it can be thought." - Audre Lorde

"The things I have are nameless, old and true; they may not be named; few may live and know." - Hilda Doolittle

"I was nearly unnerved at my proximity to a nameless thing at the bottom of a pit." - H P Lovecraft

"Music resembles poetry, in each Are nameless graces which no methods teach, And which a master hand alone can reach." - Alexander Pope

"How prudently most men creep into nameless graves, while now and then one or two forget themselves into immortality." - Wendell Phillips

"I wish to remain nameless And live without shame 'Cause what's in a name, Oh I still remain the same" - Florence Welch

"The nameless is the beginning of Heaven and Earth. The named is the mother of all things." - Laozi

"I have supped mead with lords and ladies; so to have I slumbered in nameless lanes and gored upon mutton." - Dusty Rhodes

"The purely Great Whose soul no siren passion could unsphere, Thou nameless, now a power and mixed with fate." - James Russell Lowell

"Music resembles poetry: in each Are nameless graces which no methods teach And which a master-hand alone can reach." - Alexander Pope

"But in the garden of simple, where all of us are nameless, you were never anything but beautiful to me." - Ani Difranco

"This divineness had that in it which, though commanding worship, at the same time enforced a certain nameless terror." - Herman Melville

"The purely Great Whose soul no siren passion could unsphere, Thou nameless, now a power and mixed with fate." - James Russell Lowell

"The nicest gifts are those left, nameless and quiet, unburdened with love, or vanity, or the desire for attention." - Anne Morrow Lindbergh

"Sorrow for the lost Lenore - For the rare and radiant maiden whom the angels name Lenore - Nameless here for evermore." - Edgar Allan Poe

"How prudently most men creep into nameless graves while now and then one or two forget themselves into immortality." - Wendell Phillips

"That best portion of a good man's life, His little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love." - William Wordsworth

"The best portion of a good man's life is his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love." - William Wordsworth

"Writing is a fine therapy for people who are perpetually scared of nameless threats... for jittery people." - William Styron

". . . it is through poetry that we give name to those ideas which are-until the poem-nameless and formless, about to be birthed, but already felt." - Audre Lorde

"Let us not forget that revolutions are accomplished through people, although they be nameless. Materialism does not ignore the feeling, thinking, and acting man, but explains him." - Leon Trotsky

"A flow'ret crushed in the bud, A nameless piece of Babyhood, Was in her cradle-coffin lying; Extinct, with scarce the sense of dying" - Charles Lamb

"All progressions from a higher to a lower order are marked by ruins and mystery and a residue of nameless rage." - Cormac Mccarthy

"Uncharged with invisible meaning, the visible is nothing, mere clay; and without visible circumstance, a territory, to connect to, our spirit is shapeless, nameless, and undefined." - E L Doctorow

"In every great novel, who is the hero all the time? Not any of the characters, but some unnamed and nameless flame behind them all." - D H Lawrence

"The mass of men worry themselves into nameless graves while here and there a great unselfish soul forgets himself into immortality." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"It's when I have to acknowledge the past and all of those nameless, faceless people I"d assassinated, that I unravel inside." - Cheyenne McCray

"We"re in the vanguard of a nameless battle, a battle without arms or bloodshed or glory: we"re in the vanguard of waiting." - Marguerite Duras

"How prudently we proud men compete for nameless graves, while now and then some starveling of late forgets himself into immortality." - Wendell Phillips

"But the grandsire's chair is empty, The cottage is dark and still, There's a nameless grave on the battle-field, And a new one under the hill." - William Winter

"It's when I have to acknowledge the past and all of those nameless, faceless people I'd assassinated, that I unravel inside." - Cheyenne McCray

"I thought of the nameless inventor of the bathtub. I was somehow sure it was a woman. And was the inventor of the bathtub plug a man?" - Erica Jong

"Lifestyles of the rich and famous. Well I'm rich and famous but if you got money, they know what you're name is. If you don't, you're nameless." - Wiz Khalifa

"On a park bench on 12th street, my whole crew's famous, you try bust your gat and keep it rel but you nameless" - Prodigy

"The soul ... is nameless because it is formless. It will neither go to heaven nor [to hell] any more than it will enter this glass." - Swami Vivekananda

"This moment is so much bigger than me. It's for every nameless, faceless woman of colour that now has a chance because this door tonight has been opened." - Halle Berry

"One famous movie executive who shall remain nameless, exposed himself to me in his office. 'Mr X,' I said, 'I thought you were a producer not an exhibitor'." - Shirley Temple

"If you do goodness, do it in the name of goodness, not in the name of a religion! All goodnesses should be nameless!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Sometimes we spend our money on something we think is gonna be great, and the titles shall remain nameless, but they're just a little disappointing." - Robert Englund

"One day Lara went out and did not come back.... She died or vanished somewhere, forgotten as a nameless number on a list which was afterwards mislaid." - Boris Pasternak

"We're in the vanguard of a nameless battle, a battle without arms or bloodshed or glory: we're in the vanguard of waiting." - Marguerite Duras

"The healing of the world is in its nameless saints. Each separate star seems nothing, but a myriad scattered stars break up the night and make it beautiful." - Bayard Taylor

"Idleness, ennui, noise, mischief, riot, and a nameless train of mistaken notions of pleasure, are often classed, in a young man's mind, under the general head of liberty." - Maria Edgeworth

"You say you are a nameless man. You are not to your wife and to your child. You will not long remain so to your immediate colleagues if you can answer their simple questions when they come into your office. You are not nameless to me. Do not remain nameless to yourself - it is too sad a way to be. Know your place in the world and evaluate yourself fairly, not in terms of the naive ideals of your own youth, nor in terms of what you erroneously imagine your teacher's ideals are." - Richard P Feynman

"In the silence between your heartbeat bides a summons. Do you hear it? Name it if you must, or leave it forever nameless, but why pretend it is not there?" - Rumi

"There were nameless horrors abroad; and no matter how little one might be able to get at them, one ought tp stand prepared for any sort of action at any time." - H P Lovecraft

"The acute experience of great beauty readily evokes a nameless yearning for something more than earth can offer. Elegant splendor reawakens our spirit's aching need for the infinite, a hunger for more than matter can provide." - Thomas Dubay

"First of all, let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear is fear itself - nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance." - Franklin D Roosevelt

"I do not say the mind gets informed by action, - bodily action; but it does get earnestness and strength by it, and that nameless something that gives a man the mastership of his faculties." - William Mountford

"Who are you, Master?' he asked. 'Eh, what?' said Tom sitting up, and his eyes glinting in the gloom. 'Don't you know my name yet? That's the only answer. Tell me, who are you, alone, yourself and nameless?" - J R R Tolkien

"The most interesting - in fact, inspiring - people I met there [Porto Alegre] are those who remain nameless: representatives of the international campesino movement, the East Timorese delegation,... - the usual heroes, who disappear, unknown, apart from the consequences of their work." - Noam Chomsky

"World of words lost on the living / I take my place with the walking dead / Robbed of my voice I'm always giving / Thousands of words to this nameless dread." - Maggie Stiefvater

"I'm simply the happiest, the placidest, when I'm writing, and so I suppose that that, for me, is the final answer... It's fine therapy for people who are perpetually scared of nameless threats as I am most of the time." - William Styron

"A picket frozen on duty - A mother starved for her brood - Socrates drinking the hemlock, And Jesus on the rood; And millions who, humble and nameless, The straight, hard pathway trod - Some call it Consecration, And others call it God." - William Herbert Carruth

"Fate sits on these dark battlements, and frowns; And as the portals open to receive me, Her voice, in sullen echoes, through the courts, Tells of a nameless deed." - Ann Radcliffe

"No! 'Tis the pang alone to part From those we love, that rends the heart; That agony to save Some nameless pow'r in nature strives; Our fading hope in death revives, And blossoms in the grave." - Anne Home Hunter

"Erotic play discloses a nameless world which is revealed by the nocturnal language of lovers. Such language is not written down. It is whispered into the ear at night in a hoarse voice. At dawn it is forgotten." - Jean Genet

"A person who searched rooms, brandished pistols, dangled promises of half a million franc fees for nameless services and then wrote instructions to Polish spies might reasonably be regarded with suspicion. But suspicion of what?" - Eric Ambler

"Fate sits on these dark battlements and frowns, And as the portal opens to receive me, A voice in hollow murmurs through the courts Tells of a nameless deed." - Ann Radcliffe

"I'm simply the happiest, the placidest, when I'm writing, and so I suppose that that, for me, is the final answer. ... It's fine therapy for people who are perpetually scared of nameless threats as I am most of the time." - William Styron

"The morrow was a bright September morn; The earth was beautiful as if newborn; There was nameless splendor everywhere, That wild exhilaration in the air, Which makes the passers in the city street Congratulate each other as they meet." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"Type production has gone mad, with its senseless outpouring of new types... only in degenerate times can personality (opposed to the nameless masses) become the aim of human development." - Jan Tschichold

"Poetry is the way we help give name to the nameless so it can be thought. The farthest horizons of our hopes and fears are cobbled by our poems, carved from the rock experiences of our daily lives." - Audre Lorde

"I do not forgive myself for being born. It is as if creeping into this world, I had profaned a mystery, betrayed some momentous pledge, committed a fault of nameless gravity." - Emile M Cioran

"Anybody who has ever traveled in other countries, some of which shall remain nameless, except for Russia and China, you know that you can't bring your phones and your computers. And if you do, good luck." - Hillary Clinton

"I choose to think of tv audience as nameless, formless, faceless people who are all like me. And anything that I write, if I like it, they'll like it." - Rod Serling

"They sang their mysterious duo, sang of their nameless hope, their death-in-love, their union unending, lost forever in the embrace of night's magic kingdom. O sweet night, everlasting night of love! Land of blessedness whose frontiers are infinite!" - Thomas Mann

"Eagerly I wished the morrow,-vainly had I sought to borrow From my books surcease of sorrow-sorrow for the lost Lenore- For the rare and radiant maiden whom the angels name Lenore- Nameless here for evermore." - Edgar Allan Poe

"Love can defeat that nameless terror. Loving one another, we take the sting from death. Loving our mysterious blue planet, we resolve riddles and dissolve all enigmas in contingent bliss." - Edward Abbey

"The impassive skies were neutral, empty, still. Then something in the inscrutable darkness stirred; A nameless movement, an unthought Idea Insistent, dissatisfied, without an aim, Something that wished but knew not how to be, Teased the Inconscient to wake Ignorance." - Sri Aurobindo

"He had that nameless charm, with a strong magnetism which can only be called It, and cats - as well as women - always knew when he came into the room." - Elinor Glyn

"With all the other -isms that we deal with, that sort of nameless -ism that we have in too many of our hearts against the poor in this country is what wounds us most broadly." - Benjamin Todd Jealous

"Thus it was that in obedience to the law laid down by his mother, and in obedience to the law of that unknown and nameless thing, fear, he kept away from the mouth of the cave." - Jack London

"I never intended to be a professional writer; as the story developed, the one thing I had in my hopes was that this would be something tangible to separate me from the nameless, numbered masses." - R A Salvatore

"How vivid is the suffering of the few when the people are few and how the suffering of nameless millions in two world wars is blurred over by numbers." - Edwin Way Teale

"A lot of cop shows, because they have the restraints of having a new case every episode, the victims often become these kind of nameless, faceless plot points, and as an audience we don't feel anything for those people." - Mireille Enos

"A New York casting director, who shall remain nameless, once said to me, 'Marcia, you have what I call the flaring-nostril look, and until you get something done about it, you will never, ever work.'" - Marcia Gay Harden

"Death and Light are everywhere, always, and they begin, end, strive, attend, into and upon the Dream of the Nameless that is the world, burning words within Samsara, perhaps to create a thing of beauty." - Roger Zelazny

"The last of Summer is Delight - Deterred by Retrospect. 'Tis Ecstasy's revealed Review - Enchantment's Syndicate. To meet it - nameless as it is - Without celestial Mail - Audacious as without a Knock To walk within the Veil." - Emily Dickinson

"America is also the nameless foreigner, the homeless refugee, the hungry boy begging for a job and the black body dangling on a tree. America is the illiterate immigrant who is ashamed that the world of books and intellectual opportunities are closed to him. We are all that nameless foreigner, that homeless refugee, that hungry boy, that illiterate immigrant and that lynched black body. All of us, from the first Adams to the last Filipino, native born or alien, educated or illiterate-We are America!" - Carlos Bulosan

"Little self-denials, little honesties, little passing words of sympathy, little nameless acts of kindness, little silent victories over favorite temptations-these are the silent threads of gold which, when woven together, gleam out so brightly in the pattern of life that God approves." - Frederic Farrar

"I'm so not ready to die. It petrifies me. I go alone. I go to a place I don't know. It might be painful. It might be the end. My thought is that it is the end. I become nameless, and I spent a lifetime being known." - William Shatner

"I have said I have met Satan, and this is true. But it is not tangible. It no more has horns, hooves and a forked tail than God has a long white beard. Even the name, Satan, is just a name we have given to something basically nameless." - M Scott Peck

"That nameless and infinitely delicate aroma of inexpressible tenderness and attentiveness which, in every refined and honorable attachment, is contemporary with the courtship, and precedes the final banns and the rite; but which, like the bouquet of the costliest German wines, too often evaporates upon pouring love out to drink, in the disenchanting glasses of the matrimonial days and nights." - Herman Melville

"She lost much of her appetite. At night, an invisible hand kept shaking her awake every few hours. Grief was physiological, a disturbance of the blood. Sometimes a whole minute would pass in nameless dread - the bedside clock ticking, the blue moonlight coating the window like glue - before she`d remember the brutal fact that had caused it." - Jeffrey Eugenides

"I'd worked on leprosy and malaria in India [at the World Bank] and asked myself the question: Why do we let 2 million children die every year around the world for not having clean water? Because they're faceless and nameless. So, for me, Facebook looked like it was going to solve the problem of the invisible victim." - Sheryl Sandberg

"Every time I go to sleep, I know I may never wake up. How could anyone expect to? You drop your tiny, helpless mind into a bottomless well, crossing your fingers and hoping when you pull it out on its flimsy fishing wire it hasn't been gnawed to bones by nameless beasts below." - Isaac Marion

"There is one Cosmic Essence, all-pervading, all-knowing, all-powerful. This nameless formless essence can be approached by any name, any form, any symbol that suites the taste of the individual. Follow your religion, but try to understand the real purpose behind all of the rituals and traditions, and experience that Oneness." - Swami Satchidananda

"Under whatever name or form we worship It, It leads us on to knowledge of the nameless, formless Absolute. Yet, to see one's true Self in the Absolute, to subside into It and be one with "It, this is the true Knowledge of the Truth." - Ramana Maharshi

"I was so paranoid that my friends wouldn't like me. I went to a very small school where the consequences of bullying were very real. You couldn't just push some nameless face in the hallway because everybody knew each other's families, so there wasn't the obligatory psychotic jackass that tortured everybody." - Kristen Bell

"There is a fine sense of freedom that comes from wandering about a familiar city with no particular destination in mind, with no one to meet, no duties, no obligations. I had nothing to do and a thousand nameless, sun-drenched streets to do it in." - Steven Saylor

"Ah, distinctly I remember it was in the bleak December; And each separate dying ember wrought its ghost upon the floor. Eagerly, I wished the morrow; - vainly I had sought to borrow From my books surcease of sorrow - sorrow for the lost Leonore - For the rare and radiant maiden who the angels name Lenore - Nameless here for evermore." - Edgar Allan Poe

"My love has placed her little hand With noble faith in mine, And vowed that wedlock's sacred band Our nature shall entwine. My love has sworn, with sealing kiss, With me to live - to die; I have at last my nameless bliss: As I love - loved am I!" - Charlotte Bronte

"So here comes Gabriel again, and what he says is "Good tidings of great joy ... for all people." ... That's why the shepherds are first: they represent all the nameless, all the working stiffs, the great wheeling population of the whole world." - Walter Wangerin

"Ordinarily we are swept away by habitual momentum. We don't interrupt our patterns even slightly. With practice, however, we learn to stay with a broken heart, with a nameless fear, with the desire for revenge. Sticking with uncertainty is how we learn to relax in the midst of chaos, how we learn to be cool when the ground beneath us suddenly disappears." - Pema Chodron

"He always thought that Touie's long illness would somehow prepare him for her death. He always imagined that grief anf guilt, if they followed, would be more clear-edged, more defined, more finite. Instead they seem like weather, like clouds constantly re-forming into new shapes, blown by nameless, unidentifiable winds." - Julian Barnes

"Freedom Know this, that every man is free To choose his life and what he'll be. For this eternal truth is given, God will force no man to heaven. He'll call, persuade, direct aright, Bless with wisdom, love, and light; In nameless ways be good and kind, But never force the human mind." - William C. Clegg

"There?'s a land where the mountains are nameless, And the rivers all run God knows where; There are lives that are erring and aimless, And deaths that just hang by a hair; There are hardships that nobody reckons; There are valleys unpeopled and still; There'?s a land ?oh, it beckons and beckons, And I want to go back? and I will." - Robert W Service

"With regard to the choice of friends, there is little to say; for a friend is never chosen. A secret sympathy, the attraction of a thousand nameless qualities, a charm in the expression of the countenance, even in the voice or manner, a similarity of circumstances - these are the things that begin attachment." - Anna Letitia Barbauld

"The morrow was a bright September morn; The earth was beautiful as if new-born; There was that nameless splendor everywhere, That wild exhilaration in the air, Which makes the passers in the city street Congratulate each other as they meet." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"Eddie Drood: Is this why we become agents? To play games, to chase after secrets that are rarely worth all the blood spilled on their behalf...To end up stabbed in the back, just when you thought you'd won, bleeding out in some nameless backstreet...With most people never even knowing who you were, or what you did, or why it mattered?" - Simon R. Green

"Learn to look without imagination, to listen without distortion: that is all. Stop attributing names and shapes to the essentially nameless and formless, realize that every mode of perception is subjective, that what is seen or heard, touched or smelled, felt or thought, expected or imagined, is in the mind and not in reality, and you will experience peace and freedom from fear." - Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

"It is so often on the name of a misdeed that a life goes to pieces, not the nameless and personal action itself, which was perhaps a perfectly definite necessity of that life and would have been absorbed by it without effort." - Rainer Maria Rilke

"The consolations of space are nameless things. It was after the neurosis of winter. It was In the genius of summer that they blew up The statue of Jove among the boomy clouds. It took all day to quieten the sky And then to refill its emptiness again...." - Wallace Stevens

"You are my inspiration and my folly. You are my light across the sea, my million nameless joys, and my day's wage. You are my divinity, my madness, my selfishness, my transfiguration and purification. You are my rapscallionly fellow vagabond, my tempter and star. I want you." - George Bernard Shaw

"Though Jack Nubbins was extremely talented, Quenten Cassidy had viewed the Specter; when he reached down through the familiar layers of gloom and fatigue he generally found more there than a nameless and transient desire to acquire plastic trophies. He and Nubbins were not even in the same ball park." - John L. Parker Jr.

"Well, I have a message for the nameless , gutless whimperers out there. Quit whining. Unlike some other shows, we here at CROSSFIRE actually present both sides of the issue. ... Look, if you want namby-pamby one-sided arguments go to Fox." - Paul Begala

"Youth is the season of tragedy and despair. Youth is the time when one's whole life is entangled in a web of identity, in a perpetual maze of seeking and of finding, of passion and of disillusion, of vague longings and of nameless griefs, of pity that is a blade in the heart, and of 'all the little emptiness of love." - Ellen Glasgow

"And so it is that we do not exist until we do; and then it is that we play with our world of existent things, and order and disorder them, and so it shall be that non-existence shall take us back from existence, and that nameless spirituality shall return to Void, like a tired child home from a very wild circus." - Malaclypse the Younger

"Through meditation one discovers one's own light. That light you can call your soul, your self, your God-whatsoever word you choose-or you can remain just silent because it has no name. It is a nameless experience, tremendously beautiful, ecstatic, utterly silent, but it gives you the taste of eternity, of timelessness, of something beyond death." - Rajneesh

"In hours of weariness, sensations sweet, Felt in the blood, and felt along the heart; And passing even into my purer mind, With tranquil restoration:-feelings, too, Of unremembered pleasure: such, perhaps, As have no slight or trivial influence On that best portion of a good man's life, His little, nameless, unremembered acts Of kindness and of love...." - William Wordsworth

"Those subject to capital punishment are real human beings, with their own backgrounds and narratives. By contrast, those whose lives are or might be saved by virtue of capital punishment are mere 'statistical people.' They are both nameless and faceless, and their deaths are far less likely to be considered in moral deliberations." - Cass Sunstein

"Under whatever name or form we worship It, It leads us on to knowledge of the nameless, formless Absolute. Yet, to see one's true Self in the Absolute, to subside into It and be one with It, this is the true Knowledge of the Truth." - Ramana Maharshi

"Slowly I would get to pen and paper, Make my poems for others unseen and unborn. In the day I would be reminded of those men and women, Brave, setting up signals across vast distances, considering a nameless way of living, of almost unimagined values." - Muriel Rukeyser

"Here was the world's worst wound. And here with pride 'Their name liveth for evermore' the Gateway claims. Was ever an immolation so belied As these intolerably nameless names? Well might the Dead who struggled in the slime Rise and deride this sepulchre of crime." - Siegfried Sassoon

"In hours of weariness, sensations sweet, Felt in the blood, and felt along the heart; And passing even into my purer mind, With tranquil restoration:?feelings, too, Of unremembered pleasure: such, perhaps, As have no slight or trivial influence On that best portion of a good man's life, His little, nameless, unremembered acts Of kindness and of love...." - William Wordsworth

"Through meditation one discovers one's own light. That light you can call your soul, your self, your God-whatsoever word you choose-or you can remain just silent because it has no name. It is a nameless experience, tremendously beautiful, ecstatic, utterly silent, but it gives you the taste of eternity, of timelessness, of something beyond death." - Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh

"I was once almost forced off the stage at a large chain bookstore that shall remain nameless, because she introduced me as Lemony Snicket, and I immediately interrupted her and said, "Oh no, Lemony Snicket isn't here," and then she tried to cancel the event right then and there." - Daniel Handler

"I was offered one of the roles in a big project that shall remain nameless. I thought the whole thing encouraged violent sex crimes toward women. It made horrible, ghastly rape violence seem sexy. I just didn't want to sign my name to it." - Mira Sorvino

"Where are they now, my nameless friends from those two years I spent in hell? What specters mock them now, amid the fury of Siberian snows, or in the blighted circle of the moon? To them I cry, Hail and Farewell! - March 1940" - Anna Akhmatova

"I do not forgive myself for being born. It is as if creeping into this world, I had profaned a mystery, betrayed some momentous pledge, committed a fault of nameless gravity. Yet in a less assured mood, birth seems a calamity I would be miserable not having known" - Emil Cioran

"The light came through the window, Straight from the sun above, And so inside my little room There plunged the rays of Love. In streams of light I clearly saw The dust you seldom see, Out of which the Nameless makes A Name for one like me." - Leonard Cohen

"The Lion strode through the Halls of Hell; Across his path grim shadows fell Of many a mowing, nameless shape Monsters with dripping jaws agape. The darkness shuddered with scream and yell When the Lion stalked through the Halls of Hell." - Robert E Howard

"Is it really that much better to make friends with animals before you kill them than to treat them as nameless, faceless objects before you kill them? From a yogic point of view, one must weigh the karmic consequences of perceiving others as mere objects to be used and the consequences of profiting from the suffering of others." - Sharon Gannon

"In streams of light I clearly saw The dust you seldom see, Out of which the Nameless makes A Name for one like me... All busy in the sunlight The flecks did float and dance, And I was tumbled up with them In formless circumstance." - Leonard Cohen

"Slowly but inexorably crawling upon my consciousness and rising above every other impression, came a dizzying fear of the unknown; a fear all the greater because I could not analyse it, and seeming to concern a stealthily approaching menace; not death, but some nameless, unheard-of thing inexpressibly more ghastly and abhorrent." - H P Lovecraft



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