quote

Aidan Chambers > Quotes > Quotable Quote

Aidan Chambers

“a joy that hurts with sadness
a sadness that is pleasurable
a pleasure full of terror
a terror that excites
an excitement that calms
a calmness that frightens.”


Aidan Chambers, Nik: Now I Know
tags: fear, pleasure, poetry
Read more quotes from Aidan Chambers


Share this quote:

Friends Who Liked This Quote


To see what your friends thought of this quote, please sign up!

All Quotes | My Quotes | Add A Quote

Play The 'Guess That Quote' Game

This Quote Is From

Nik: Now I Know Nik: Now I Know by Aidan Chambers
83 ratings, average rating, 5 reviews


Browse By Tag

More...