ephemeral quotes

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Time and fevers burn away
Individual beauty from
Thoughtful children, and the grave
Proves the child ephemeral:
the expending of powers
On the flat ephemeral pamphlet and the boring meeting.
Reviews and magazines are at best ephemeral & superficial reading. Who thinks of the grand article of last year in any given revie ...
Patriotism is an ephemeral motive that scarcely ever outlasts the particular threat to society that aroused it.
How frail and ephemeral ... is the material substance of letters, which makes their very survival so hazardous. Print has a perman ...
Only by the supernatural is a man strong; nothing is so weak as an egotist. Nothing is mightier than we, when we are vehicles of a ...
The season developed and matured. Another year's installment of flowers, leaves, nightingales, thrushes, finches, and such ephemer ...
I've never cared that much for cementing my place in history. Sports is so transitory, so ephemeral. It just seems like so much no ...
Time has lost all meaning in that nightmare alley of the Western world known as the American mind. We wallow in nostalgia but mana ...
No matter how ephemeral it is, a novel is something, while despair is nothing.
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