Lagoons Quotes by Margaret Atwood, Ted Bell, Benicio Del Toro, Justine Larbalestier, Jim Toomey, Henry Timrod and many others.
I wish you good writing and good luck. Even if you’ve already done the good writing, you’ll still need the good luck. It’s a shark-filled lagoon out there. Cross your fingers and watch your back.
I live in Florida, and I live on a small lagoon. I sit and look out at the water all day – that’s what my desk is.
I guess I rooted for the Creature from the Black Lagoon.
I’ve never read a book [ Nnedi Okorafor’s Lagoon] like it before. Big and sprawling with a million points of view, including sea creatures. It’s about an alien invasion that starts in Lagos, Nigeria but, really, that’s just the starting point.
I’ve been doing the ‘Sherman’s Lagoon’ strip for about 18 years, and I was a political cartoonist before that for my hometown paper in Alexandria, Va.
Out in the lonely woods the jasmine burns Its fragrant lamps, and turns Into a royal court with green festoons The banks of dark lagoons.
Well, it’s hard to stumble And land in some muddy lagoon When it’s nine below zero And three o’clock in the afternoon.
So he left the lagoon and entered the jungle again, within a few days was completely lost, following the lagoons southward through the increasing rain and heat, attacked by alligators and giant bats, a second Adam searching for the forgotten paradises of the reborn Sun.
Decade after decade, artists came to paint the light of Provincetown, and comparisons were made to the lagoons of Venice and the marshes of Holland, but then the summer ended and most of the painters left, and the long dingy undergarment of the gray New England winter, gray as the spirit of my mood, came down to visit.
No matter what you do, you can act your heart out, but people will always say, ‘Oh, Julie Adams – Creature from the Black Lagoon.’
I try to catch at many a tuneLike petals of light fallen from the moon,Broken and bright on a dark lagoon,But they float away – for who can holdYouth, or perfume or the moon’s gold?
Most writers sow adjectives almost unconsciously into the soil of their prose to make it more lush and pretty. The sentences become longer and longer as they fill up with stately elms and graceful boughs and frisky kittens and sleepy lagoons.
Estuaries are coastal bays, harbors, sounds and lagoons, places where rivers meet the sea.
Usually I get recognized for The Blue Lagoon or Dallas.