the early bird catches the worm quotes

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The worm artist
out of soil, by passage
of himself
constructing.
Castles of metaphor!
Pleasure only starts once the worm has got into the fruit, to become delightful happiness must be tainted with poison.
My days are in the yellow leaf;
The flowers and fruits of Love are gone;
...
A snake, with mottles rare,
Surveyed my chamber floor,
In feature as the worm before,
But ringed with power.
A little cooling down of animal excitability and instinct, a little loss of animal toughness, a little irritable weakness and desc ...
When stepped on, the worm curls up. That is a clever thing to do. Thus it reduces its chances of being stepped on again. In the la ...
I wish you all joy of the worm.
All's vast that vastness means. Nay, I affirm
Nature is whole in her least things exprest,
...
A worm is as good a traveler as a grasshopper or a cricket, and a much wiser settler. With all their activity these do not hop awa ...
Let Anne and Christopher rejoice with the worm who moves into the light like a doll's penis.
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