Tuesday, February 21, 2006

"More and more I have to admire resilience. Not the simplest resistance of a pillow, whose foam returns over and over to the same shape, but the sinuous tenacity of tree: finding the light newly blocked on one side, it turns in another."
- Jane Hirschfield

1 comment:

Saber said...

Yet resilience has its limits. Does not the adamant tree fall in the face of a storm while the blade of grass bends harmlessly to let it pass?