Quote for the Week

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boat pier

“Between the wish and the thing the world lies waiting.”

Cormac McCarthy, playwright and novelist of No Country for Old Man and All the Pretty Horses

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12 responses to “Quote for the Week

  1. One of my favorite books is called “Between the Dreaming and the Coming True” by Robert Benson. Your quote reminded me so much of that. . . I need to pull it off the shelf and reread it.

    Nancy

  2. Oh help me, someone! The quote reminds me of a poem, but which poem? “There’s a lot more than glass between the roses (inside) and the snow (outside)”. Oh what poem was it?
    Nice shot, by the way.

  3. Found!! Snow.. by Louis MacNeice.. ends with …. There is more than glass between the snow and the huge roses. One of that poet’s favourite words was ‘between’.

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