Why slap them on the wrist with feather when you can belt them over the head with a sledgehammer. Katharine Hepburn
Love melts the rigor which the rocks have bred; a flint will break upon a feather bed. John Cleveland
The biggest mistake you can make is assuming that creativity will hit you all at once and the muse will carry you to the end of the book on feather wings while 'Foster the People' plays gently in the background. Storytelling is work. Pleasurable work, usually, but it is work. Maggie Stiefvater
Yes, you can lose somebody overnight, yes, your whole life can be turned upside down. Life is short. It can come and go like a feather in the wind. Shania Twain
As the eagle was killed by the arrow winged with his own feather, so the hand of the world is wounded by its own skill. Helen Keller