Jessica Bibbee

Posts Tagged ‘cake’

20091206

In aphorism, poetry, proverb on 20091206 at 17:16

A cake in the oven follows its own time.

We may best understand who we are, simply by knowing who we are not.

《the rose》
The rose from a stranger distant is forgotten.
The rose from a lover near is held dear.
The rose from an admirer unnamed is held forever.

20091106

In aphorism, proverb on 20091106 at 14:19

Who uses force has already lost control.

The cake that falls before it rises will not rise again.

20090106

In aphorism, poetry, proverb on 20090106 at 14:20

A fool changes to become someone who he is not; the wise changes to become someone who he is.

《of cake》
Who eats not of cake but for health, is a fool.
Who eats not of cake but for fullness, is a bore.
Who eats not of cake but for lateness, is human.
Who eats not of cake but for giving, is saintly.