"Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in."
- Walden

"Tact as due attention, as tenderness of encounter, as rightful tactility. Tactful language, then, would be language which sings (is lyric), which touches (is born of contact with the lived and felt world), which touches us (affects) and which keeps time — recommending thereby an equality of measure and keen faculty of perception."
- A Counter-Desecration Phrasebook

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