A collection of pieces encouraging and portraying the mystical wonders of magic.
"Pray thee, spare, thyself at times: for it becomes a wise man sometimes to relax the high pressure of his attention to work." - Thomas Aquinas
"Magic is the only honest profession. A magician promises to deceive you and he does."
" A little magic can take you a long way."
"Without patience, magic would be undiscovered - in rushing everything, we would never hear its whisper inside."
"Where there is woman there is magic."
Kinuko Y. Craft
"To believe a thing impossible is to make it so."
"It's still magic even if you know how it's done."
" Children see magic before they look for it."
- Christopher Moore
"Magic is just science we don't understand yet."
"We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already."
"Wands are only as powerful as the wizards who use them. Some wizards just like to boast that theirs are bigger and better than other people's."
"Magic is the art of thinking, not strength or language."
"Black magic operates most effectively in preconscious, marginal areas. Casual curses are the most effective."
- William S. Burroughs
"I am Oz, the Great and Terrible, spoke the Beast, in a voice that was one great roar. Who are you, and why do you seek me?"
- L. Frank Baum
"The first thing every mage should learn is that magic makes fools of us. Now you may call yourself a mage. You have learned the most important lesson."
"A mystic is a man who separates heaven and earth even if he enjoys them both."
"The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to frow sharper."
"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious."
"Magic, madam, is like wine and, if you are not used to oit, it will make you drunk."
"Performing the magic, for me, is not about convincing anyone I have amazing abilities. It's aboutn providing a journey which comes to a place where the brain starts spinning. And of course, the best brains spin the most."
- Derren Victor Brown
Edward Kinsella III
"But this didn't feel like magic, It felt a lot older than that. It felt like music."
"Magic doesn't suit everyone. ONly those prepared to take full responsibility for themselves should apply."
"Don't Mess with a wizard when he's wizarding!"
"He who lives by the crystal ball soon learns to eat ground glass."
"Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business."
"Magic is not a practice. It is a living, breathing web of energy that, with our permission, can encase our every action."
"The mystical is not how the world is, but that it is."