That's what the cat said to the canary when he swallowed him - 'You'll be all right.'
I have been enlightened. I have fallen into poetry and it has swallowed me up.
If the Bible had said that Jonah swallowed the whale, I would believe it.
Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt, not swallowed.
The Holocaust, taken by itself, is a black hole. To look at it directly is to be swallowed up by it.
If humanity is being swallowed by a modern primitivism, imagination might be the thing that saves us all.