Pearls from a Sea of Thought
Pearls is a metaphor of the quotations which illuminate the compositions published here.
“An apt quotation is like a lamp which flings its light over the whole sentence.” −Letitia Elizabeth Landon
They say everything, about life, the universe and all she wrote, that the composer thinks is worth repeating.
“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 from the depths, without harm to oysters or risk of the bends.
“Dive into a sea of thought, and find there pearls beyond price.” −Moses Ibn Ezra