The greatest poem is not that which is most skillfully constructed, but that in which there is the most poetry.
Words of comfort, skillfully administered, are the oldest therapy known to man. - Louis Nizer
The storm only comes to teach you how to skillfully sail your ship. - Matshona Dhliwayo
To handle a language skillfully is to practice a kind of evocative sorcery. - Charles Baudelaire
I now view life as a complex and unpredictable affair that cannot be mastered. It can be embraced. It can be negotiated more or less skillfully. But mastered? Not a chance. - Gary Hayden