Pearls from a Sea of Thought
Pearls is a metaphor of the quotations which illuminate this blog and this book.
“An apt quotation is like a lamp which flings its light over the whole sentence.” −Letitia Elizabeth Landon
They say everything the composer thinks worth saying.
“The wisdom of the wise, and the experience of the ages, may be preserved by quotation.” −Isaac D’Israeli
He brings them to the surface, without disturbing oysters or risking the bends.
“Dive into a sea of thought, and find there pearls beyond price.” −Moses Ibn Izra