Inconstancy Quotes

Quotes tagged as "inconstancy" (showing 1-6 of 6)
John Donne
“Love, built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies.”
John Donne, The Complete English Poems

Kelley Armstrong
“Stray cats are like two-timing men. He got tired of you and took off. He doesn't find anyone new? He'll come slinking back. By then, if you're smart, you'll have decided you're better without him.”
Kelley Armstrong, Visions

Franz Kafka
“[O]ur needs were quite different; what grips me need hardly touch you at all, and vice versa; what is innocence in you may be guilt in me, and vice versa; what has no consequences for you may be the last nail in my coffin.”
Franz Kafka, Letter to His Father

“It's precarious to hang onto the veracity of memory because its edges are smoothed by the river of time.”
Khang Kijarro Nguyen

Michel de Montaigne
“We are all lumps, and of so various and inform a contexture, that every piece plays, every moment, its own game, and there is as much difference betwixt us and ourselves as betwixt us and others.”
Michel de Montaigne, The Complete Essays

Ruth Downie
“Talking with this girl is like trying to catch fleas, you never know which way she was going to jump.”
Ruth Downie, Semper Fidelis