Quotation Explorer - 'Ok'

People want one book to read about the topic and to learn everything, unfortunately I was the same guy, the same person. Who wanted the same, but most stuff and for the most clever and intelligent people is mystery. - Deyth Banger
You shall love your crooked neighbour, with your crooked heart. - W.H. Auden
Discipline your mind to see the good in every situation and look on the best side of every event.Discipline your mind to think positively; to see the good in every situation and look on the best side of every event. - Roy T. Bennett
Don't dim magic because there are non believers, let it shine out of you and they won't know how to look away. - Nikki Rowe
It is like a lighted torch whose flame can be distributed to ever so many other torches which people may bring along; and therewith they will cook food and dispel darkness, while the original torch itself remains burning ever the same. It is even so with the bliss of the Way.[Sutra of 42 Sections] - Gautama Buddha
Sex is like crying, it does look pretty if you really do it - Laurell K. Hamilton
He looked at me, that first day, like he had just found something he’d lost a thousand years ago. - Jennifer Elisabeth
Girls can do anything boys can do in high heels! - Brooke Sachau
How deluded we sometimes are by the clear notions we get out of books. - Thomas Merton
A person that only looks to benefit from other people, usually ends up alone. - JA Perez
Space and heaven are looking at you with billions of eyes just to appreciate the beauty of life. - Debasish Mridha
You should always have 2 books...the one you're reading and the one you're writing. - Sterling W. Sill
He spoke in polished honesty free of liar's filth. He said the hardest words with an unshakable voice, a wide smile, with fear and doubt freezing over his core. The truth was the best route, but the truth could always be costly... another truth. A sad truth. - Hubert Martin
If you are looking for true happiness, you have to change your level of consciousness and deepness of awareness. - Debasish Mridha
I love the place; the magnificent books; I require books as I require air. - Sholem Asch
Nynaeve shook her head. She supposed it was one way to find money for the poor. Simply rob anyone who was not poor. Of course, that would just make everyone poor in the end, but it might work for a time - Robert Jordan
People with looks are lovely. People with brains are witty. People with cash are wealthy. But people with God are truly happy. - Joe Mari Fadrigalan
Tipani flower skies blazing rapture of color laced tree crowns silhouettes along the ocean diamond necklaced beach...of my heart in fragrance of love spilled by caressing kisses of the sun opening the gates to dive deep through away to horizons with no return... - Oksana Rus
I am forever an advocate of books, both the reading of them and the writing. There is something sacred to me in that community. Because writing--and reading--is a solitary business. And it’s good to know I’m not alone. - Shannon Celebi
The mask of art is the means through which corruption is spread. The mask makes vice seem beautiful, turns squalor and nastiness into glamorous thrill, seduces the onlooker into the game and leaves him or her with the corpse on his hands. - Jennifer Birkett
You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read. It was books that taught me that the things that tormented me most were the very things that connected me with all the people who were alive, or who had ever been alive. - James Baldwin
Never read a book through merely because you have begun it. - John Witherspoon
What happens when you shut your eyes? The images you have been accustomed to look at suddenly disappear. See through the images by closing your eyes and opening your heart. - J.R. Rim
A writer is merely a reader that had the guts to be read, and, heard. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Please, no matter how we advance in technology please don't abandon the book-there is nothing in our material world more beautiful than a book. - Patti Smith
If animals could speak, the dog would be a blundering outspoken fellow; but the cat would have the rare grace of never saying a word too much. - Mark Twain
Happiness can only be achieved by looking inward & learning to enjoy whatever life has and this requires transforming greed into gratitude. - John Chrysostom
History proves there is no better advertisement for a book than to condemn it for obscenity. - Holbrook Jackson
Bringing Thoughts 2 Life - Brooklen Borne
I love looking up at the stars because they make me believe that some things in this world are permanent. - Mia Sheridan
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, "What's in it for me? - Brian Tracy
Friendship is like a glass ornament, once it is broken it can rarely be put back together exactly the same way. - Charles Kingsley
If you are looking for a friend that will never change, go to the shelves, you'll find it there. It will never change and will stay the same today and forever. - Wency June Z. Libot
UtteranceSitting over wordsVery late I have heard a kind of whispered sighingNot farLike a night wind in pines or like the sea in the darkThe echo of everything that has everBeen spokenStill spinning its one syllableBetween the earth and silence - W.S. Merwin
. . .the young man who rings the bell at the brothel is unconsciously looking for God. - Bruce Marshall
Books can be dangerous. The best ones should be labeled "This could change your life. - Helen Exley
Writers are in many ways like demi-gods. With one stroke of a pen they can give life to a character, or strike them from existence, with nary a twinge of grief at their passing. - Steven Lake
And the time came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. - Anaïs Nin
One picture is worth a thousand words. Yes, but only if you look at the picture and say or think the thousand words - William Saroyan
Nearly every parent on earth operates on the assumption that character matters a lot to the life outcomes of their children. Nearly every government antipoverty program operates on the assumption that it doesn’t. - David Brooks
If you are talking about beauty, books are cheaper than cosmetics. - Svaradiva
At times the world may seem an unfriendly and sinister place, but believe that there is much more good in it than bad. All you have to do is look hard enough. and what might seem to be a series of unfortunate events may in fact be the first steps of a journey. - Lemony Snicket
The risk I took was calculated, but, man, am I bad at math! - Unknown
When I need some striking inspiration about deep depression for my new painting, I just need to go to check my bank account... - Hiroko Sakai
Great sex and awesome food is what conquered the beast, not beauty. The key to happiness is to fuck like a porn star and cook like a five star chef. - Travis Luedke
When people read his books they have an uncontrollable desire to hang the author in the town square. I can’t think of a higher honor for a writer. - Roberto Bolaño
Strephon kissed me in the spring,Robin in the fall,But Colin only looked at me,And never kissed at all.Strephon's kiss was lost in jest,Robin's lost in play,But the kiss in Colin's eyesHaunts me night and day. - Sarah Teasdale
The pages are still blank, but there is a miraculous feeling of the words being there, written in invisible ink and clamoring to become visible - Vladimir Nabokov
...we spend more time gazing at luminous screens than into the eyes of our loved ones. - Charlie Brooker
If you're looking to get silly, you better go back to from where you came. because the cops don't need you and man they expect the same. - Bob Dylan
Embrace today! Embrace the new day! Yesterday is gone forever. Tomorrow is not guaranteed. All we have is now and a great day to look forward to. Today is the day the Lord has made. Rejoice and be glad in it! - DeWayne Owens
When you sell a man a book you don't sell him just 12 ounces of paper and ink and glue - you sell him a whole new life. - Christopher Morley
The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it. - Banksy
There’s a reason we’ll all end up with just a handful of true friends in our life. These are the people that have taken the time to look at our heart, so despite any flaws they're forever in our lives. - Ron Baratono
...I didn't want to be a passenger on someone else's motorcycle.I wanted to be the one riding that motherfucker. - Lily Brooks-Dalton
I was not looking for my dreams to interpret my life, but rather for my life to interpret my dreams. - Susan Sontag
You're reading one of those books in which the author is in love with the reader. My life. - Saleem Sharma
These earthenware bowls are fragile and easily broken, they are only made of a little clay on which fortune has precariously bestowed a shape, and the same could be said of mankind. - José Saramago
Those who are actively seeking enlightenment will not find it because the act of looking for it is the distraction from it. - Enza Vita
It is a great thing to start life with a small number of really good books which are your very own. - Arthur Conan Doyle
How love works: Proximity leads to intimacy, and intimacy leads to a relationship. In other words, people who are around each other a lot, get close, and end up hooking up. So it's no great mystery why bosses and secretaries or co-workers or classmates end up dating each other. - Oliver Gaspirtz
It is GOOD to cherish your yesterdays; It is BETTER to dream your tomorrows; but it is BEST to live your today's! Remember to hold fast to your dreams, for if your dreams die, then your life is like a bird with broken wings that cannot fly. - Donald Pillai
When I look at the Church today, not just in Africa but worldwide, it seems to me that we have come to love darkness even if we are called Church or some other religious names. - Sunday Adelaja
When your job is what defines you, when that is the be-all and end-all of your existence, what does a fake smile and a sallow look matter. You have to save your job to keep body and soul together, don't you? - Andy Paula
The teachings of ECK define the nature of Soul. You are Soul, a particle of God sent into this world to gain spiritual experience. - Paul Twitchell - The Shariyat-Ki-Sugmad Book One, pix
The rules have changed. True power is held by the person who possesses the largest bookshelf, not gun cabinet or wallet.
I'm youth, I'm joy, I'm a little bird that has broken out of the egg. - James M. Barrie
You can be critical and not judgmental. The two are synonyms, but no the same. The critical man analyzes people, things, and issues, very carefully. The judgmental man presents the results of his careful analysis in a manner that condemns. - Kingsley C. Okei
No matter how good it is, your book will not sell itself. - Elinor Florence
Lobola (bride price) is a retired broke father’s last hope to paying off his debts. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Use your imagination not to scare yourself to death but to inspire yourself to life. - Adele Brookman
Beauty lies in the purity of Heart,looking good is just called prettiness. - Vansh Wadhwani
A book is the only place in which you can examine a fragile thought without breaking it, or explore an explosive idea without fear it will go off in your face. It is one of the few havens remaining where a man's mind can get both provocation and privacy. - Edward P. Morgan
Tennis taught me to take chances, to take life as it comes. To hit every ball that comes to me no matter how hard it looks, to give it my best shot. - Thisuri Wanniarachchi
There is a moment of sheer panic when I realize that Paul's apartment overlooks the park... and is obviously more expensive than mine. - Patrick Bateman
You can't judge a book by it's cover but you can sure sell a bunch of books if you have a good one. - Jayce O'Neal
Books themselves need no defense. Their spokesmen come and go, their readers live and die, they remain constant. - Lawrence Clark Powell
Oft in the stilly night,Ere Slumber's chain has bound me,Fond memory brings the lightOf other days around me; The smiles, the tears, Of boyhood years,The words of love then spoken; The eyes that shown Now dimmed and gone,The cheerful hearts now broken.(from When the Splendor Falls by Laurie McBain) - Thomas Moore
I would rather be a poor man in a garret with plenty of books than a king who did not love reading. - Thomas Babington Macaulay
If you have time to chatter,Read books.If you have time to read,Walk into mountain, desert and ocean.If you have time to walk,Sing songs and dance.If you have time to dance,Sit quietly, you happy, lucky idiot. - Nanao Sakaki
If you look at how the federal government spends our money, it’s an insurance conglomerate protected by a large, standing army. - Ezra Klein
Perseverance....It sometimes makes you look like a foolWorking at something that that doesn't look cool.Never mind if people mock you from their stoolWhen you are enthroned they will drool! - Manuela George-Izunwa
Every day in New York City is a test. Work hard and pass this test, you get a chocolate cookie. From a strange man on the subway. A man without pants. - Christy Hall
How does a project get to be a year behind schedule? One day at a time. - Fred Brooks
You there, you look like a well-rounded lady, oh yes, and I mean well-rounded - TBBishiXO
I'm not afraid to make mistakes. I'm afraid of not learning from them. - Stan Okunevic
The love I knew was from books.. - Pramoedya Ananta Toer
Book collecting is a full-time occupation, and one wouldn't get far if one took time off for frivolities like reading. - A.N.L. Munby
It had been startling and disappointing to me to find out that story books had been written by people, that books were not natural wonders, coming up of themselves like grass. - Eudora Welty
All I can do is read a book to stay awake, and it rips my life away, but it's a great escape. - Blind Melon
Ikke maa du heller slaanabokvæget brun og blaaom de av vanvaregjorde paa din eng et trav,man faar udi nabolavei saa streng fremfare. - Petter Dass
For students of every ability and background, it is the simply miraculous act of reading a good book that turns them into readers. The job of adults who care about reading is to move heaven and earth to put that book into a child's hands. - Nancy Atwell
Books deliver information so that experience has a chance to exercise creativity. - Richard Diaz
One day, you will stand at the summit of a figurative mountain and look back on your life's journey. And, to your utter amazement, you will see how your experiences with depression, dark and painful as they were, only added to the overall beauty of your life. - Seth Adam Smith
You are looking at the world from your window, that’s good, but there is something missing here, something very big: You must also look at your window from the world to see yourself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When I go to hell, I mean to carry a bribe: for look you, good gifts evermore make way for the worst persons. - John Webster
Looking at my life through the lens of history has made me increasingly grateful to standout women who pushed those boundaries to make the changes from which I have benefited. - Sara Sheridan
Substance of your belief has nothing to do with the size of the book you use or how often you open it. - Stanley Victor Paskavich
Let it be considered that what is more wholesome than any particular belief is integrity of belief; and that to avoid looking into the support of any belief from a fear that it may turn out rotten is quite as immoral as it is disadvantageous. - Charles Sanders Peirce
I set out on a narrow way many years ago, hoping I would find true love along the broken road - Rascal Flatts
It is not that I object to the work, mind you; I like work: it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours. I love to keep it by me: the idea of getting rid of it nearly breaks my heart. - Jerome K. Jerome
Trance is not a type of music..,it is a religion. - Saad Dodokh
..........books are yours, Within whose silent chambers treasure lies Preserved from age to age; more precious far Than that accumulated store of gold And orient gems, which, for a day of need, The Sultan hides deep in ancestral tombs. These hoards of truth you can unlock at will: - William Wordsworth
God has given eyes to see, not to look beautiful - ramita
Don't look at me in that tone of voice. - Dorothy Parker
Can a book make such a difference? Can it change you utterly?I know it can.(First essay from The Book That Changed My Life, edited by Roxanne J. Coady & Joy Johannessen) - Dorothy Allison (Author)
A book must be the ax for the frozen sea within us. - Franz Kafka
If the Internal enemy of hatred is not tamed, when one tries to tame external enemies, they increase. Therefore, it is a practice of the wise to tame themselves by means of the forces of love and compassion. - Bodhisattva Tokmay Sangpo
Religion is like a blind man looking in a black room for a black cat that isn't there, and finding it. - Anonymous
Don’t try to please others at the expense of your values and your integrity. At the end of the day, you want to like yourself when you look in a mirror. - Millen Livis
Of making many books there is no end; and much study is a weariness of the flesh. - Bible
He leaned forward and opened his door, politely standing aside to let me by before following me in. There are some advantages to dating a guy from another era, I thought. Though I am a big believer in gender equality, chivalry scores high in my book. - Amy Plum
When a dreamer loses his lover, his dream profits. (Unless, of course, the lover was the dreamer's dream.) - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Sometimes it's hard to look at a flower, when your dying inside. - Anthony Liccione
My books are friends that never fail me."(Letter to his mother, Margaret A. Carlyle; 17 March 1817) - Thomas Carlyle
The mind is not a book, to be opened at will and examined at leisure. - J.K. Rowling
One glance at a book and you hear the voice of another person, perhaps someone dead for 1,000 years. To read is to voyage through time. - Carl Sagan
Leo, Jason said, you’re weird.Yeah, you tell me that a lot. Leo grinned. But if you don’t remember me, that means I can reuse all my old jokes...! - Rick Riordan
Books are lighthouses erected in the great sea of time. - Edwin Percy Whipple
I have noticed that even those who assert that everything is predestined and that we can change nothing about it still look both ways before they cross the street - Stephen Hawking
And he took her in his arms and kissed her under the sunlit sky, and he cared not that they stood high upon the walls in the sight of many. - J.R.R. Tolkien
The world is full of fools; and he who would not wish to see one, must not only shut himself up alone, but must also break his looking-glass.
Every kid's afraid of that right? That someday you'll be left in a corner, like a toy, staring with button eyes and a broken heart. - Lili St. Crow
It's because we have little faith that we look within instead of without. - Ralph Bouma
If you are looking for a career that may induce a myriad of health conditions into you, I can recommend working at the 13,796 feet very high altitude summit of Mauna Kea, Hawaii, USA. - Steven Magee
He who laughs last ... just didn't get the joke. - Carroll Bryant
God will not look you over for medals, degrees or diplomas, but for scars. - Elbert Hubbard
It is as hard to see one's self as to look backwards without turning around. - Henry David Thoreau
What I say is, if a witch can't look after herself, she's got no business calling herself a witch. - Terry Pratchett
And from the look on his face I could see he was one of the lucky ones, one of those people who like doing what they're good at. That's rare. When you see that in a person, you can't miss it. - David Wroblewski
You'd be surprised how much it costs to look this cheap.
There are worse things than looking stupid. Sleeping through life is one of them. - Laura Preble
As to the roaming of sages,They move in utter emptiness,Let their minds meander in the great nothingness;They run beyond conventionAnd go through where there is no gateway.They listen to the soundlessAnd look at the formless,They are not constrained by societyAnd not bound to its customs.- Lao-tzu - Lao Tzu
Havadan sudan söz ettikten ve gerekli bilgi formlarını titizlikle doldurduktan sonra, "sorunumu" sorunca, doktora, bir an, sevgilimi kaybettiğim için kendimi uzaya yollanmış bir köpek gibi yalnız hissettiğimi söylemek geldi içimden... - Orhan Pamuk
It took me a long time to learn the difference between working on a healthy relationship and wasting my time on a long goodbye. Never again! - Steve Maraboli
Don't plead with anyone if you were not at fault, you'll only look inferior, stupid and funny, bolster your ego by doing the undoing. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Heaven's not beyond the clouds, it's just beyond the fear. - Garth Brooks
Reading takes you places; it is all up to your imagination. The world (or in this case book) is your canvas, go paint it. - BOB
Your dreams and your imagination are the keys to ART so capture all of yours in this notebook..... - TA Richards
Fighting the Traditional Marriage is provoking God;Beheading Jesus is to lead the church without His rulership or Counsel.Woe to theme who - Paul Gitwaza
Someday you're gonna look back on this moment of your life as such a sweet time of grieving. You'll see that you were in mourning and your heart was broken, but your life was changing... - Elizabeth Gilbert
To wake the soul by tender strokes of art,To raise the genius, and to mend the heart - Alexander Pope
Some books mirror reality while others are entirely fantasy. My favorite are those that manage to weave both into a world. - Richelle E. Goodrich
A religious person without no job is a dead person. (Iigbagbo ti koni ise oku ni. - Yoruba proverb) - Habeeb Akande
Every reader wants the same thing: to open the cover of a book and watch the words explode like fireworks off the page. - Kim Lehman
Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren't very new after all. - Abraham Lincoln
Jokes of the proper kind, properly told, can do more to enlighten questions of politics, philosophy, and literature than any number of dull arguments. - Isaac Asimov
Like Garth Brooks said about it, you need to live where you could honestly choose, if you had to, on whether to give up one yesterday for one more tomorrow, you have to be able to say no to that. - John Schmidt
And, of course, you have the commercials where savvy businesspeople Get Ahead by using their MacIntosh computers to create the ultimate American business product: a really sharp-looking report. - Dave Barry
It sometimes requires ignorance and arrogance to know something for sure. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
A slice of bread eaten is a million times more nourishing than a loaf of bread imagined. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I love you sounds best spoken in quiet acts of kindness. - Richelle E. Goodrich
There is the satisfaction of being able to look at the image without flinching. There is the pleasure of flinching. - Sontag, Susan
There is more to life than just living. - Ashok Kallarakkal
How soon do you think it is? Time will tell me. When it's autumn, the leaves fall. When the time comes, I'll know it. [Responding to a question about when he will start throwing his slider in his attempt to comeback from a career-ending stroke.] - J.R. Richard
I have my good parts.I have my bad parts.But the broken ones?They are the best. - Vanshika Dhyani
It’s those silly dreams that keep us alive. - Lisa Shambrook
Despite the enormous quantity of books, how few people read! And if one reads profitably, one would realize how much stupid stuff the vulgar herd is content to swallow every day. - Voltaire
When I sit down to write a book, I do not say to myself, ‘I am going to produce a work of art.’ I write it because there is some lie that I want to expose, some fact to which I want to draw attention, and my initial concern is to get a hearing. - George Orwell
If Jesus himself, or Mohammed, or Buddha spoke to me personally and said that women are inferior to men, I would still reject that as false dogma because I know with every ounce of my being that this is not true. - Alice Bag
Whenever He answers prayers, God usually prioritizes those by people who, instead of their mouths, have prayed with their hands and/or feet. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Far away in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead. - Louisa May Alcott
I'd rather smoke one cigar than hear two sermons. - Robert Ingersoll
An anniversary is where you look back at having either fulfilled Cinderella or Lord of the Flies. - Fernando A. Torres
Looks like I'm going to have to kill him with kindness. That's the way Gran always taught me to treat people who were mean to me. - Michelle A. Valentine
And what went wrong when other alchemists tried to make gold and were unable to do so?""They were looking only for gold his companion answered. They were seeking the treasure of their personal legend, without wanting actually to live out the personal legend. - Paulo Coelho
If somebody hurts you, it's okay to cry a river, just remember to build a bridge and get over it. - Taylor Swift
If from morning to night we just took care of one thing after another, thoroughly and completely and without accompanying thoughts, such as I’m a good person for doing this or Isn’t it wonderful, that I can take care of everything?, then that would be sufficient. - Charlotte Joko Beck
A book tightly shut is but a block of paper. - Chinese Proverb
Books are readable drugs. - Carla H. Krueger
You know how it is when you're reading a book and falling asleep, you're reading, reading... and all of a sudden you notice your eyes are closed? I'm like that all the time. - Steven Wright
Though a new cloth makes you look new, when you see the old cloths, you remember the old life - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
It’s okay to cry. Giving in to the tears is terrifying,like freefalling to earth without a parachute. But it’s vital to our wellbeing as we process the deep anguish. - Lynda Cheldelin Fell
People are like books. Eventually, the focus shifts from the cover to the story that cannot be read in one sitting. - Kat Lehmann
My whole life changed after I drowned and died in the flood. - Kerry Alan Denney https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/29618820-marionettes
Granted, not all uneducated women are prostitutes, and, not all prostitutes are uneducated. However, where building a family is employment, an uneducated woman's womb is her diploma. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
She read books quickly and compulsively, paperback after paperback, as if she might drift away without the anchor of the printed page. - Jane Hamilton
Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you walk into an open sewer and die. - Mel Brooks
I look at myself but I'm missing. I know myself: it’s not me. - Fernando Pessoa
Character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones. - Phillips Brooks
Looking forward to things is half the pleasure of them. You mayn't get the things themselves; but nothing can prevent you from having the fun of looking forward to them. - L. M. Montgomery
What one generation finds ridiculous, the next accepts; and the third shudders when it looks back on what the first did. - Peter Singer
I don’t want to write a book which will bring me fame for just an hour. I will try to write something which may not be very popular but it may last forever. - Debasish Mridha
I'm a man. Men cook outside. That outdoor grilling is a manly pursuit has long been beyond question. If this wasn't understood, you'd never get grown men to put on those aprons with pictures of dancing weenies on the front, and messages like 'Come 'n' Get It! - William Geist
I thought ten thousand swords must have leaped from their scabbards to avenge even a look that threatened her with insult. But the age of chivalry is gone. - Edmund Burke
There is no mistaking a real book when one meets it. It is like falling in love. - Christopher Morley
Mr. Watson Come here I want to see you.[First intelligible words spoken over the telephone] - Alexander Graham Bell
This is my life's work. It is a user's manual to the human being, a parenting book ... and how to be the best you can be. - Faye Snyder
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I-- I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. - Robert Frost
Look forward, not behind. "Your best days are still out in front of you." Be focus & keep your dreams ALIVE - Adedayo Olabamiji
There is some kind of a sweet innocence in being human- in not having to be just happy or just sad- in the nature of being able to be both broken and whole, at the same time. - C. JoyBell C.
It's spider season. Every year, right about now, thousands of the godless eight-legged bastards emerge from the bowels of hell (or the garden, whichever's nearest) with the sole intention of tormenting humankind. - Charlie Brooker
this is the rough part, okay? so just stay tuned for the good part. i promise it'll come soon. - John Green
If you have any doubts that we live in a society controlled by men, try reading down the index of contributors to a volume of quotations, looking for women's names. - Elaine Gill
Theologians and other clerks, You won't understand this book, -- However bright your wits -- If you do not meet it humbly, And in this way, Love and Faith Make you surmount Reason, for They are the protectors of Reason's house. - Marguerite Porete
Take all that you can of this book upon reason, and the balance on faith, and you will live and die a happier man. (When a skeptic expressed surprise to see him reading a Bible) - Abraham Lincoln
No one ever died from sleeping in an unmade bed. I have known mothers who remake the bed after their children do it because there is wrinkle in the spread or the blanket is on crooked. This is sick. - Erma Bombeck
Always buy pornographic books in hardback because they're easier to hold with one hand. - Robert Clark
I have a book of poetry I believe many should read but in each verse you'll discover it wasn't written for greed. - Stanley Victor Paskavich
A book is never finished; it's abandoned. - Gene Fowler
Humility makes a man richer than other men, and it makes a man judge himself the poorest among men. - Thomas Brooks
Ningependa maisha yangu yatakapokoma hapa duniani kukumbukwa kama mtu aliyejitahidi kwa kadiri ya uwezo wake wote, kutumia kipaji alichopewa na Mungu. - Enock Maregesi
A world without books would be a world not worth living in. - Eugenia Argerami
If I throw out a boathook from the boat and catch hold of the shore and pull, do I pull the shore to me, or do I pull myself to the shore? Prayer is not pulling God to my will, but the aligning of my will to the will of God. - E. Stanley Jones
In matters of good-lookingness, we writers are the ugliest of the bunch, and normally our appearance is akin to that of someone investigating a crime scene; though the women in American writing keep producing world-class beauty in droves, and there are many breathtaking writers among them. - Pat Conroy
The feeling that i showed u. You took it for granted.The efforts that I made for u.You showed me like they were never counted.The love that I gave u.You act Like u never wanted.Strange - Khan Shamim
1484Hi Goodreads. My first day. I read all of the time but I must promote my own 2 books - Vulnerabilia and Legacy.VULNERABILIA - James Dalton
When we hide discrimination under the guise of 'religious freedom,' we make a mockery of human rights. - DaShanne Stokes
My original intent was to write a horror story about someone who loses his mind and slowly begins to unravel. The story, as I envisioned it, would evoke horror within the context of psychological decay, entropy. - Jupiter Cutter
I like The Eiffel Tower because it looks like steel and lace. - Natalie Lloyd
You need two things to write a great book: imagination and inclination. Without one, your book will be boring; without the other, your book won't get finished at all. - Ellie Firestone
We spend so long trying to be what other people want,that when we look in the mirror,we see a stranger. - Anthony T. Hincks
*I’m hustling* is a low self-esteem having man’s way of saying *I’m unemployed,* when answering a seemingly materialistic woman’s question as to what he does for a living. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I couldn't suppress a smile. It was inconceivable that I was here, in a place as extraordinary as the fantasy books Sophie loved. Maybe...just maybe those stories are based on a measure of truth. Maybe one day I'd write our story. - Heather L. L. FitzGerald
There's no such thing as 'no market'. Some books are just niche orientated that's all. - Jo Linsdell
I don't really know them, but I know this: they're just like your kids were. Or are. Sweet, trusting, good in ways we adults hardly even remember. We have to look out for them. Not because of the tattoos, or in spite of them, but because they're kids and we're supposed to look out for kids. - Sabrina Vourvoulias
I think that every reader on earth has a list of cherished books as unique as their fingerprints....I think that, as you age, you tend to gravitate towards the classics, but those aren't the books that give you the same sort of hope for the world that a cherished book does. - Douglas Coupland
Though men can cover crimes with bold stern looks, poor women's faces are their own faults' books. - William Shakespeare
Znati kako je biti sam u mraku, u mracnoj sobi. A samo jedan mali prozorcic je tamo, tamo na onom zidu. Gde i onu jarku zutu svetlost presecaju niti metalne, koje nisu bas slabasnog karaktera.Eh. Pa nije svako te srece da okusi tugu. - Марко Соколовић
We must speak truth to power and confront ignorance with facts. - DaShanne Stokes
Books didn’t make me wallow in darkness, darkness made me wallow in books. - Jackson Pearce
In the planning stage of a book, don't plan the ending. It has to be earned by all that will go before it. - Rose Tremain
And there was that poor sucker Flaubert rolling around on his floor for three days looking for the right word. - Dorothy Parker
From the moment I picked up your book until I put it down, I was convulsed with laughter. Some day I intend reading it. - Groucho Marx
All my life I've looked at words as though I were seeing them for the first time. - Ernest Hemingway
Instead of finding himself in nerd heaven—where every nerd gets fifty-eight virgins to role-play with—he woke up in Robert Wood Johnson with two broken legs and a separated shoulder, feeling like, well, he'd jumped off the New Brunswick train bridge. - Junot Díaz
When you look at a flower with an appreciative heart and get lost in the magical beauty, you really get a vacation from the everyday stressful life. - Debasish Mridha
Next time I get sick, you can tell that to me. You can be my girl in the mountains.""Okay", I say."I'll be your mountain girl and take care of you. - Gayle Forman
Sometimes the dustiest cover hides the best book. Sometimes the best cup is chipped. - Once upon a time Belle
The books and magazines streamed in. He could buy them all, they piled up around him and even while he read, the number of those still to be read disturbed him. they stood in rows, weighing down his life like a possession which he did not succeed in subordinating to his personality. - Thomas Mann
The lesson which life repeats and constantly enforces is 'look under foot.' You are always nearer the divine and the true sources of your power than you think. - John Burroughs
An institution rooted in slavery cannot be the voice of our people. - DaShanne Stokes
A life without books is empty. - Lailah Gifty Akita
At that moment when you feel like giving up, take a look and search deep inside in oder to understand how far you've come. Don't give up now! Success is right around the corner. - Amaka Imani Nkosazana
Intimacy is the capacity to be rather weird with someone - and finding that that's ok with them. - Alain de Botton
They camped that night on the foreplain at the foot of a talus slope and the murder that had been reckoned upon took place. - Cormac McCarthy
I was the son of an immigrant. I experienced bigotry, intolerance and prejudice, even as so many of you have. Instead of allowing these thing to embitter me, I took them as spurs to more strenuous effort.
I have looked further into space than ever human being did before me. I have observed stars of which the light, it can be proved, must take two million years to reach the earth.[Having identified Uranus (1781), the first planet discovered since antiquity.] - William Herschel
When I think of Tao, I think of the artist Bob Ross and his famous painting techniques. I can hear him say, It’s your tree, you can make it look any way you want to. - Sheila Burke
Everyone changes so slowly, they don't even know that they have. And everyone likes to pretend that things are just the same yet they look at you like you could bring something back that's supposed to already be here. But home is a time. Not just a place. - Iain Thomas
Looking for a wife is like fishing; before you go, make sure you don't have a hole in your net. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Look for the opportunity, not for the consistency. - Debasish Mridha
There is so much power in choosing to love yourself against all odds and I hope with every kind of painful experience you become more aware who you are and what you are truly capable of. Life hurts but it's also remarkabley beautiful if you look past the chaos. - Nikki Rowe
Love is like a piece of chocalate. It's looks and tastes good, but it's dark. What really matters is the inside. - Touaxia Vang
You're looking for the light,ForgettingYou have an astonishing light,inside you,which can enlighten the whole world. - Debasish Mridha
Good books makes good life.Great books makes great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
I read the book of Job last night - I don't think God comes out well in it. - Virginia Woolf
I was working on the proof of one of my poems all the morning, and took out a comma. In the afternoon I put it back again. - Oscar Wilde
Reality can really tax your imagination. - Brooke Gladstone
Death moved in the night, in search for blood, and when it found Life, it passed on by, like a cloud that moves by the face of the moon. When he found those dead without the red, he took the life before them born first, and the mourning emptied itself till the morning. - Anthony Liccione
You can never reach to the truth if you don’t even look for it, and the bigger dilemma with the truth is, that you don’t have to go too far, but simply have to, turn your attention inward. - Roshan Sharma
At the age of six I wanted to be a cook. At seven I wanted to be Napoleon. And my ambition has been growing steadily ever since. - Salvador Dalí
Cowards...cling to the hope that failure will never happen and may be sloppy in the face of danger - not because they don't acknowledge that it exists, but because they are just too afraid of it to look it in the eye. - Simon Sinek
One’s life is short, but the life of the spirit is long. - Sook Nyul Choi
Recently thought of deleting my Facebook account and start using twitter, but realized it's not easy. Facebook has become like the boyfriend I no longer like but scared to dump because I've invested so much time in the relationship. - Manasa Rao Saarloos
When each one of us become an active and living book of lessons for those who see our examples, the boundaries of religious interpretation will give way to the new era of brotherhood and peace we're waiting for. - Chico Xavier
Life is a book. We fill the pages. - Victoria Valentine
Bookworms are the most precious worms in the world when they are humans, feeding upon the paper's body with their starving minds. - Munia Khan
In matters of the heart as well, a certain level of negativity and suspicion is universally recommended. You may try to project a thoroughly positive outlook in order to attract a potential boyfriend, but you are also advised to Google him. - Barbara Ehrenreich
When we look up at the sky, we are trying to find the way back to ourselves - Jostien Gaarder
Maamuzi ya Adamu na Hawa ya kutokumtii Mungu juu ya Mti wa Maarifa ya Mema na Mabaya, ndiyo yaliyosababisha Yesu Kristo ajitolee maisha yake ili wengine waweze kuishi. Hakuna Mungu bila Yesu. Mtafute Yesu, kukomboa sura na asili ya Mungu. - Enock Maregesi
Just because you are happy it does not mean that the day is perfect but that you have looked beyond its imperfections - Bob Marley
In our family histories, the frontier between fact and fiction is vague, especially in the record of events that took place before we were born, or when we were too young to record them accurately; there are few maps to these remote regions, and only the occasional sign to guide the explorer. - Adam Sisman
We try to grab pieces of our lives as they speed past us. Photographs freeze those pieces and help us remember how we were. We don't know these lost people but if you look around, you'll find someone just like them. - Gene McSweeney
Nothing holds back human progress as frequently as the misbelief that the words ‘impossible’ and ‘improbable’ are synonyms. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
From the crooked timber of humanity, a straight board cannot be hewn. - Immanuel Kant
The moment that all these myths were brought together in so-called 'holy books'has -without any doubt- to be seenas the most disastrous point in timein the history of mankind.From: "Gesels van een imaginaire god"(Scourges of an imaginary god) - A.J. Beirens
Homer begged and Rembrandt went bankrupt. Aristotle, who had money for books, his school, and his museum, could not have bought this painting of himself.Rembrandt could not afford a Rembrandt. - Joseph Heller
If everyone just accepted you the way you are, then, probably, you'd still be the way you were. So for anyone who didn't accept you at one point, just give 'em a smile in your heart and say, "Thank You"! - Ufuoma Apoki
Solitude became, for me, an interesting mosaic of broken pieces, a place where the neglected parts of myself get collected—for better and for worse, sometimes barely tolerated and sometimes arranged into lovely patterns. - Laurie A. Helgoe
I find that a great part of the information I have was acquired by looking up something and finding something else on the way. - Franklin P. Adams
Today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well therefore to this day. - Francis Gray
...still, I’m lucky: I feast on solitude, I will never miss the crowd. I could read the great books but the great books don’t interest me. I sit in bed and wait for the whole thing to go one way or the other. just like everybody else. - Charles Bukowski
Quiet Days, they look at you, and you will become one with the holy river - nature forms a symbiotic relationship - absolute infinity, truly found, in harmonious caressing arms. - Kristian Goldmund Aumann
Fill your house with stacks of books, in all the crannies and all the nooks. - Dr. Seuss
Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read. - Groucho Marx
Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counsellors, and the most patient of teachers. - Charles W. Eliot
Aunt Rosa, a fussy, angular, wild-eyed old lady, who had lived in a tremulous world of bad news, bankruptcies, train accidents, cancerous growths—until the Germans put her to death, together with all the people she had worried about. - Vladimir Nabokov
Looking back, it made no sense for my college friends and me to distance ourselves from the hard-won achievements of earlier feminists. We should have cheered their efforts. Instead, we lowered our voices, thinking the battle was over, and with this reticence we hurt ourselves. - Sheryl Sandberg
Life’s most rewarding forms of being: Being patient, and, being yourself. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Wisdom of the Ages: "Look out Below!" Air Asia's catchy new advertising slogan. - Matthew Heines
It wasn't until I started reading and found books they wouldn't let us read in school that I discovered you could be insane and happy and have a good life without being like everybody else. - John Waters
A no hurts but a broken promise hurts more, Listening to a no is not easy but a shattered wish stabs more! Don't ever promise anything that you will not be able to give, BECAUSE THE HEART BREAKS INTO A ZILLION PIECES WHEN PEOPLE PROMISE BUT DON'T GIVE . - Akanksha Wadhavkar( Motivational poems for starlit souls)
It is both relaxing and invigorating to occasionally set aside the worries of life, seek the company of a friendly book...from the reading of 'good books' there comes a richness of life that can be obtained in no other way. - Gordon B. Hinckley
He had never smoked but then had he ever loved? Life made him love and love made him smoke. - Faraaz Kazi
Every book is a great action and every great action is a book! - Martin Luther
I crept in to find my father with pennies on his eyes - and looking closer I saw they were made of foil-covered chocolate. Of course I stole and ate them. Magical guilt? Tell me about it - Steve Aylett
You could say we run a dating service. If you with some books that will take you on a date you will never forget. - Love The Stacks Bookstore
It's okay to be proud of your good English. But don't be proud of being poor at your Mother tongue. Only the scum of the earth do that. - Manasa Rao Saarloos
I don't like good habits. They strike me as being so easily broken. - Linnea Gelland
some of the first words a child learns are brand names, because they don’t have to sound them out. It becomes part of your environmental vocabulary [Whitney Curry Wimbish & , "The Binary Companion," LA Review of Books, January 22, 2015]. - Sarah Gerard
I laugh when i'm hurt.I laugh when i'm confused.I laugh when i'm angry.I laugh because others will laugh as well, and while we are laughing, I feel okay for a while. - Damien Buerger
Give as much you can possibly give, even if, or when, you do not receive. For the more you give, the more the heart gets 'bigger' and 'stronger'. So, never for one moment you hold back from giving, until the heart has nothing left to give again. - Ufuoma Apoki
Words that are spoken are not TRUE,Feelings alone speak the TRUTH. - Sarvesh Murthi .D .D
Great use they have, when in the hands Of one like me, who understands, Who understands the time and place, The person, manner, and the grace, Which fools neglect; so that we find, If all the requisites are join'd, From whence a perfect joke must spring, A joke's a very serious thing. - Charles Churchill
I do not see any numbers or anything; I only see some letters in bold letters that look like YOU. - Ehsan Sehgal
Nobody reads a book to get to the middle. - Mickey Spillane
Do not despair. Do not give up. Look for the sunlight through the clouds. - Gordon B. Hinckley
We have preserved the book, and the book has preserved us. - David Ben-Gurion
I don't worry about getting old. I'm old already. Only young people worry about getting old. When I was 65 I had cupid's eczema. I don't believe in dying. It's been done. I'm working on a new exit. Besides, I can't die now - I'm booked. - George Burns
Benim adı konmuş veya konacak bir hastalığım yoktu.Sanki herkes söylenmesi gereken her şeyi söyleyip sığınaklarına çekilmişti.Sanırım insanlar sürekli değişiyor ve benim gibileri de değiştirmek istiyordu. - Batıkan Köse
I think a servant of the enemy would look fairer and feel fouler. -Frodo Baggins - J.R.R. Tolkien
You could say we run a dating service. If you make a request, we can hook you up with some books that will take you on a date you will never forget. - Love The Stacks Bookstore
You really love her don't you," she said.With all my heart."She looked as sad as I'd ever seen her.What's your heart telling you to do?"I don't know."Maybe", she said gently,"You're trying to hard to hear it. - Nicholas Sparks
True inner peace can startle you! Be happy, smile, have fun. But only look for inner peace when you actually need it. After all, it is the fusion of every atoms of reality itself. - MD. Muhtashimur Rahman
And we talk of Christ, we rejoice in Christ, we preach of Christ, we prophesy of Christ, and we write according to our prophecies, that our children may know to what source they may look for a remission of their sins. - Book of Mormon
i like the book my bloody life because it tell what gange related do and what makeks them feel bad - Sanchez Raymundo
If a book is not alive in the writer's mind, it is as dead as year-old horse-shit - Stephen King
I learned what research was all about as a research student [with] Stoppani ... Max Perutz, and ... Fred Sanger... From them, I always received an unspoken message which in my imagination I translated as 'Do good experiments, and don’t worry about the rest. - César Milstein
There's a beauty about her which, has emerged from the confidence of her experience. - Shaynee Gokool
Show me the books he loves and I shall know the man far better than through mortal friends. - S. Weir Mitchell
When I thought I felt better, grief shot its silver tip arrow at my heart to remind me that it was still there.Excerpt From: Holster, S.G. Thirty Seconds to Die. iBooks. This material may be protected by copyright.Check out this book on the iBooks Store - S.G. Holster
I've taken care of it," I saidMy father looked at me, shocked.Then I realized "taken care of" had a very specific meaning in his line of work."No, no, I mean he's gone. - Gordon Korman
The great Japanese film director Akira Kurosawa said that to be an artist means never to avert your eyes. And that's the hardest thing, because we want to flinch. The artist must go into the white hot center of himself, and our impulse when we get there is to look away and avert our eyes. - Robert Olen Butler
We look up to see if it is day or night. If stars burn cool and moon does shine, we take to smoke divine and wine. If breath of sun does belch its heat, we boil coffee and prepare to eat. - Roman Payne
It's okay not to know all the answers. It's better to admit our ignorance than to believe answers that might be wrong. Pretending to know everything closes the door to finding out what's already there. - Neil deGrasse Tyson
Start looking at the glass as half full and not half empty, a positive life is secondary to you being positive. - Unarine Ramaru
Books should go where they will be most appreciated, and not sit unread, gathering dust on a forgotten shelf, don't you agree? - Christopher Paolini
Book sense makes sense because someone has gone through it before and able to share it with you. Your job is to listen and discern. - Germany Kent
You can kill a book quicker by your silence than by a bad review. - E.A. Bucchianeri
Every child deserves to be a boat cast out in a sea of books. - K. Lamb
The serenity of the lulling ocean is a wondrous thing to behold..more precious than the gems coveted and covered in platinum or gold... - Oksana Rus
The book is the most technologically advanced invention in the history of humankind. - Kambiz Mostofizadeh
These secrets are not secrets per se but are truths hidden from public view. I had to write this book. There had to be a reason I survived to tell this story. - Rebecca Allard
Family is a permanent adhesive that creates a lifetime bond. - Conrad Brooks
Books open your mind, broaden your mind, and strengthen you as nothing else can. - William Feather
The wild women in his lap,' my father enthused, 'laying their breasts on his head.'There was a moment of stunned silence. Then my mother spoke slowly, with an edge to her voice. 'I think you mean "wild beasts laying their heads in his lap".''Do I? - Patrick Rothfuss
No book can ever be finished. While working on it we learn just enough to find it immature the moment we turn away from it - Karl R. Popper
I have two great duties in each day: firstly, to identify why I woke up and secondly to be convinced of why I must retire! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
The question is not what you look at, but what you see. - Henry David Thoreau
First came him, then came I, then he came again and then I was lost forever. - Alok Jagawat
If we live our lives looking for the excitement and exhilaration that change can bring, we will be much happier than when we are eventually forced to accept it anyways. - Daniel Willey
And The Monster Said "Pity The Broken Child As In You Pity The Insane - The Monster Pyro
Ranger locked eyes with me. "Please," he said.Tank and Hal were goggle-eyed. They weren't used to "please." I wasn't used to it either. But I liked it. Okay," I said. "Be careful. He's insane. - Janet Evanovich
Other than the promise of life after death, nothing consoles the poor better than the fact that rich people are also subject to death. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Honestly, I hate when in books, the guys changes the girl's life. Like, no. The girl needs to change her own life. - Sasha Alsberg
Every poet creates their own universe that looks more beautiful than reality. - M.F. Moonzajer
My ex calls the ochre winter 'autumn' as we queue to hear dock boys play jazz fugues in velvet dark.— Broken Verses - Kamila Shamsie
When I looked at myself through the prism of awareness, great tears came as I connected with how this wounded child felt. - David W. Earle
A life is like a book of many chapters, some interesting, a few boring,a handful sad,one or two memorable, many joyful and others thoughtful. - Elzabeth Adeniyi
I am going to open myself up to all that is superior in the world and beyond and I am going to spend time trying to take delight in things! Not finding ruin in them! If the ruin of you is what you look for, the ruin of you is what you are going to find! - C. JoyBell C.
When you look in the mirror, do you look at yourself or for yourself? - Dominic Riccitello
Look at yourself on the day that you graduated from college, then look at yourself today. I did that recently and it was like, 'Yikes! What the hell happened? - David Sedaris
Books have that strange quality, that being of the frailest and tenderest matter, they outlast brass, iron and marble. - William Drummond
When evil altars are invoked, great destinies are altered - Steven Chuks Nwaokeke
′Classic′ - a book which people praise and don't read. - Mark Twain
Opinions of the masses kill the 'extra' in an 'extraordinary' idea. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
If she’d thought the oncoming storm outside was crazy, it was nothing compared to what happened between her and Finn every time they so much as looked at each other. - Jill Shalvis
So I had nothing to distract me from my books and their other worlds that swallowed me whole, from Narnia to the Wisconsin woods, from a small town in Sweden to the red earth of Prince Edward Island. Nothing and no one interested me as much as my books. - Luisa Weiss
Life humbles the rich by giving them problems that money can’t resolve, or, dissolve. Life enslaves the poor by giving them problems that money can resolve, or, dissolve. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
My health is only just good enough for myself alone, not good enough for marriage, let alone fatherhood. Yet when I read your letter, I feel I could overlook even what cannot possibly be overlooked. - Franz Kafka
If one reads enough books one has a fighting chance. Or better, one's chances of survival increase with each book one reads. - Sherman Alexie
Even now I remember those pictures, like pictures in a storybook one loved as a child. Radiant meadows, mountains vaporous in the trembling distance; leaves ankle-deep on a gusty autumn road; bonfires and fog in the valleys; cellos, dark window-panes, snow. - Donna Tartt
If your regime is not strong enough to handle a joke, then you have no regime. - Jon Stewart
The second orgasm has a biblical connotation. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
When life's problems seem overwhelming, look around and see what other people are coping with. You may consider yourself fortunate. - Ann Landers
Mostly, all book-told gods are as little as the little men who wrote them idiots into existence. - Fakeer Ishavardas
When coming to sex: First served, first come. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I am a writer perhaps because I am not a talker. - Gwendolyn Brooks
The written word is all that stands between memory and oblivion. Without books as our anchors, we are cast adrift, neither teaching nor learning. They are windows on the past, mirrors on the present, and prisms reflected all possible futures. Books are lighthouses erected on the dark sea of time. - Greg Weisman
karşılıkı duygularından çok az konuşuyorlardı, böylesi sınanmış dostluklarda güzel cümleler ve sıcak ilgi gereksizdi muhtemelen…. - Thomas Hardy
-Why are you so sad? - Because you speak to me in words and I look at you with feelings. - Leo Tolstoy
Knowledge is the Best Weapon, Experience is the Best Teacher,Respect is the Best Admirer, But Life Is the Best Answer - Look Im A Cat
The changes in the human condition are uncertain and frequent. Many, on whom fortune has bestowed her favours, may trace their family to a more unprosperous station; and many who are now in obscurity, may look back upon the affluence and exalted rank of their ancestors. - Alexander Hamilton
The only thing it took for her to be beautiful was to believe that she was. - Kamiyah Franks
Stop, breathe, look aroundand embrace the miracle of each day,the miracle of life. - Jeffrey A. White
A book, too, can be a star 'explosive material, capable of stirring up fresh life endlessly. - Madeleine L'Engle
A write only begins a book.A reader finishes it. - Samuel Johnson
To understand women who look both ways requires hearing their stories, not just noting the sex of their current partner. And when you listen closely, it's apparent these women have learned something crucial in these relationships. - Jennifer Baumgardner
Doon was touched. Kenny looked like a tiny little wisp, but there was something strong inside him. --People of Sparks-- - Jeanne DuPrau
One look at each other and it was immediately understood that they both needed a clean slate,,, The obliteration of memory. - Colum McCann
i wonder if he is seeking me; as i am seeking him. I dont know what he looks like; but i know one thing for sure, the moment i feel his soul, my entire world will change. - Nikki Rowe
Every time I hold your hand in the night and look at that star, I remember the fact that it is millions of light years away from us, we are looking at its past and it doesn't exist anymore and I always end up feeling, what if we both are made up of the dust of the same star we are staring at. - Akshay Vasu
What does love mean if we would deny it to others? - DaShanne Stokes
Prostitutes are paid for taking their clothes off. Celebrities are paid for putting others' clothes on. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I am ashamed to say this, but as a child, neither my parents not my teachers pushed me to read. In fact, I did not read an entire book through until I was a grown man and had learned the awesome power of reading on my own. - Daniel Whyte III
Books don't need batteries. - Nadine Gordimer
When the last dime is gone, I'll sit on the curb outside with a pencil and a ten cent notebook and start the whole thing over again. - Preston Sturges
Truth can win you many enemies, but it also rewards you with some die-hard friends - Alok Jagawat
If it ain't broke, dont fix it.
It finally was entirely silent and I inhaled and breathed its magical peace... - Oksana Rus
However, in this city (San Francisco) that prides itself in being so progressive, it feels like we need to go back and master something both simple as well as incredibly complex each other. We can learn to embrace our differences without making them a joke or a spectacle. - Crystal Sykes
There is no book so bad it does not contain something good. - Pliny
At length the grandeur of the mountains becomes monotonous; with familiarity, the landscape ceases to provoke awe and wonder and the traveller sees the alps with the indifferent eye of those who always live there. - Angela Carter
Not every single way of saying the right thing is right. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Maisha ni kani au 'force' ya kipekee zaidi katika ulimwengu unaofahamika; achilia mbali changamani ('complexity') na kutapakaa ('diversity') zaidi kuliko kani zote! Ni tukio la ajabu kuliko matukio yote yaliyowahi kutokea. - Enock Maregesi
It took me a long time and a lot of heartache to realize that just because you love someone doesn’t mean they deserve it. - Steve Maraboli
a crooked truth is far straight than a straight lie - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Don't get hooked on taking identity in illness and diagnosis, there is only a body in balance or a body out of balance. Get your body balanced. - Nina Leavins
Sometimes the best books are hidden gems that you didn't even know were out there! - Carmela Dutra
There is a way to look at the past. Don't hide from it. It will not catch you if you don't repeat it. - Pearl Bailey
Many books today suggest that the mass of women lead lives of noisy desperation.
I always looked upon the acts of racist exclusion, or insult, as pitiable, for the other person. I never absorbed that. I always thought that there was something deficient about such people. - Toni Morrison
Kim olursak olalım, dünyanın hangi yerinde yaşarsak yaşayalım, ta derinlerde bir yerde hepimiz bir eksiklik duygusu taşımaktayız. Sanki temel bir şeyimizi kaybetmişiz de geri alamamaktan korkuyoruz. Neyin eksik olduğunu bilenimizde hakikaten çok az. - Elif Shafak
Nothing humbles a beautiful woman better than not being wanted by a man whose girlfriend or wife is ugly (or not as beautiful as she is). - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Cultivate a spirit of joy and praise. Not only will you light up your own heart, but the hearts of those around you.Always look for the good in people. In most cases you will find it. - Loretta Livingstone
From the beginning, when something was wrong I've been saying: 'Dilly-ding, dilly-dong, wake up, wake up!' So on Christmas Day I bought for all the players and all the staff a little bell. It was just a joke. - Claudio Ranieri
It's happened. It's in the past. You can't change it. You are not broken. Learn from the past, then build from it. - Tony Curl
The host took care to produce one or another of these whenever the current subjects seemed about used up, so that the conversation gathered new life and at the same time steered clear of political arguments, which are hindersome to both ingestion and digestion. - Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin
Protect your good image from the eyes of negative viewers, who may look at your good appearance with an ugly fiendish eye, and ruin your positive qualities with their chemical infested tongues. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Social dynamic theory is philosophy, not politics. There can't be only one correct answer, or there would only be one book." Sharon L Reddy, Worldcon, 1995. - Sharon L. Reddy
When they were in school, Peter used to say that everything you do is a self-portrait. It might look like 'Saint George and the Dragon' or 'The Rape of the Sabine Women,' but the angle you use, the lighting, the composition, the technique, they're all you. You are every color and brushstroke. - Chuck Palahniuk
An old racetrack joke reminds you that your program contains all the winners' names. I stare at my typewriter keys with the same thought. - Mignon McLaughlin
Wealth seldom fails to breed the fear of poverty. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
On romance books: We might assume then that men, major consumers of thrillers, westerns, and detective fiction, enjoy being beaten up, tortured, shot, stabbed dragged by galloping horses, and thrown out of moving vehicles. - Daphne Clair
I confess I do not know why, but looking at the stars always makes me dream. - Vincent Van Gogh
Read an hour every day in your chosen field. This works out to about one book per week, fifty books per year, and will guarantee your success. - Brian Tracy
To be human is to be broken and broken is its own kind of beautiful. - Robert M. Drake
We came to this world to enjoy the magic of love, the beauty of existence, and the joy of life. We did not come to this world to look for money and fame. - Debasish Mridha
I do believe something magical can happen when you read a good book - J.K. Rowling
You hurt me. It’s OK. I just want you to be happy. - M Y
The more I pursue God, the more I realize that he is inherently different from us. He does not protect his possessions and hoard his toys. He does not look forways to make us jealous of him, though he, the God Most High, is jealous for us. - John D. Richardson
When I see Ann Coulter and Sean Hannity baying across the television screen, I find it hard to take them seriously. I assume that they must be saying what they do primarily to boost book sales or ratings, although I do wonder who would spend their precious evenings with such sourpusses. - Barack Obama
We have more choice than ever before about where and how we buy and read books. - Sara Sheridan
The contents of someone's bookcase are part of his history, like an ancestral portrait."(About Books; Recoiling, Rereading, Retelling, New York Times, February 22, 1987) - Anatole Broyard
Regardless of how you feel inside, always try to look like a winner. Even if you are behind, a sustained look of control and confidence can give you a mental edge that results in victory. - Diane Arbus
He left that morning, the last words still echoing in my head, and though he said he’d come back one day I know a broken promise from a right one for I have used them myself and there is no coming back. Minds like ours are can’t be tamed and the price for freedom is the price we pay. - Charlotte Eriksson
My God had not spoken to me again. But neither had He forsaken me. I knew that. For damned sure, I knew that. - Marcus Luttrell
When everything seems worse, impossible to achieve, thinking about giving up, quitting? Remember why started first? Trust yourself, tap yourself and say if you cannot make it, no one is going to. Look back, the whole team believes in you, go for it and be a CHAMPION. - Vivek Thangaswamy
There exists a bastard cuisine that is too often assumed to be real French cooking. - Richard Olney
An author spends months writing a book, and maybe puts his heart's blood into it, and then it lies about unread till the reader has nothing else in the world to do. - W. Somerset Maugham
Until you're ready to look foolish, you'll never have the possibility of being great. - Cher
[Books are] vital to learning. Half the population don't go to football matches but that doesn't make football any less important. - John Sutherland
I am surely a creature. For what human has two hearts? But I have two hearts— one is always broken; the other is always whole. - C. JoyBell C.
The funny thing about writing is that whether you're doing well or doing it poorly, it looks the exact same. That's actually one of the main ways that writing is different from ballet dancing. - John Green
Maybe the reason nothing seems to be "fixing you" is because you're not broken. Let today be the day you stop living within the confines of how others define or judge you. You have a unique beauty and purpose; live accordingly. - Steve Maraboli
Life is like a lit cigarette. The past is ashes, the present is burning, and the future is up in smoke. Fast as a breath; inhale exhale. - Anthony Liccione
F(r)iction is the best of everything we’ve ever loved. F(r)iction is experimental. F(r)iction is strange. F(r)iction pokes the soft spots, touches nerves most would rather remain protected. F(r)iction is secrets and truths and most importantly—stories. F(r)iction is weird, in every respect. - Tethered by Letters
It is as difficult for most poor people to truly believe that they could someday escape poverty as it is for most wealthy people to truly believe that their wealth could someday escape them. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
He left not knowing where he was going, he got there not knowing where he was, and he came back not knowing where he had been. But history books will point out Columbus as the person who made the Americas available for exploitation. I guess I can make the same kind of ridiculous claim. - Herschell Gordon Lewis
God can only send the greater light when men's hearts are able to bear it. - Richard Okorie
Get books, sit yourself down anywhere, and go to reading them yourself. - Abraham Lincoln
I’ll read my books and I’ll drink coffee and I’ll listen to music, and I’ll bolt the door."( A Boy in France : Saturday Evening Post CCXVII, March 31, 1945) - J.D. Salinger
You invite a few players in to start a game of Texas Hold'em by telling them that the deck doesn't have any jacks or queens in it and that you won't tell the other people who come to play with them. How do you get people into the casino? You pay the brokers to bring them there. - Michael Lewis
I loved to read when I was a kid, and as soon as I realized that an actual person got to make up the books I loved so much, I decided that that was the job for me. - Margaret Peterson Haddix
I came in haste with cursing breath,And heart of hardest steel;But when I saw thee cold in death,I felt as man should feel.For when I look upon that face,That cold, unheeding, frigid brown,Where neither rage nor fear has place,By Heaven! I cannot hate thee now! - Alfred Tennyson
We look around us and we find ourselves confused as to why the world has fallen into such deep darkness. And standing in this descending darkness, what we need to realize is that the farther we move from God, the darker everything gets. And no light of man can illuminate that kind of darkness. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
The world breaks everyone and afterwards many are strong at the broken places. - Ernest Hemingway
America's leaders should be examples of integrity and high moral standards. When their behavior evokes shame rather than pride and becomes something that we don't want to discuss in front of the children at the kitchen table, we should consider impeachment. - Ben Carson, M.D.
It takes great courage to write great books. Find your courage and find your voice. - Kristen Lamb
I realized that I read books not because of the words used but because of the familiar feelings these words help me express. - krisangelagb
Women share their sadness, thought Edith. Their joy they like to show off to one another. Victory, triumph over the odds, calls for an audience. And that air of bustle and exigence sometimes affected by the sexually loquacious - that is for the benefit of other women. No solidarity then. - Anita Brookner
Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind. - William Shakespeare
You know you're on the right path when you look around and see people you want to be like! - Nancy Welker
There is more treasure in books than in all the pirates' loot on Treasure Island and best of all, you can enjoy these riches every day of your life. - Walt Disney Company
Look at yourself—Are your eyes Twinkling? Is your heart Dancing? Are your lips Smiling? If yes, then you are truly enjoying Life. - RVM
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because man is disunited with himself. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Employees go to school for 12 18 years merely to impress prospect employers in a 12 18 minutes interview. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Julie's cookery is actually improving," Paul wrote Charlie [his twin]. "I didn't quite believe it would, just between us, but it really is. It's simpler, more classical.... I envy her this chance. It would be such fun to be doing it at the same time with her. - Julia Child
Katie shook her head in dismay. I thought being poor was the worst thing that could happen to a girl.No, Katie, the countess said in a clear voice. The worst thing is to be in love with one man and have to marry another.Katie O'Reilly to the Countess of Marbury in "Titanic Rhapsody - Jina Bacarr
I remember every good thing about you. Every sweet and perfect thing. And nothing else. He touched her chin, tipped it up to look into her wet brown eyes. Even smudged, they were gorgeous. The dawning light in them filled his heart, and healed it. Nothing else. - V.S. Carnes
Oh, friend, forget not, when you fain would noteIn me a beauty that was never mine,How first you knew me in a book I wrote,How first you loved me for a written line.... - Edna St. Vincent Millay
Generally, a woman would rather be married to any man that she doesn’t hate, than remain unmarried to a man that she loves. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Therefore the people came to Moses, and said, We have sinned, for we have spoken against the Lord, and against thee; pray unto the Lord, that he take away the serpents from us. And Moses prayed for the people. (Lesson of trust)
Discovery consists of looking at the same thing as everyone else and thinking something different. - Albert Szent-Györgyi
I'd rather have names to hurt me, than my bones broken with sticks and stones. - Anthony Liccione
Sell your book like a can of beans & your readers will place the same value on it. - Stuart Aken
Happily Ever After starts every time you woke up. - T.A
It seems so simple now, but it took me a long time to figure out that happiness is experienced when we finally give ourselves permission to let go of the things that make us sad. - Steve Maraboli
When I die I hope it may be said:'Her suffering was black, but her books were read'. - Shannon L. Alder
She got her good looks from her father. He's a plastic surgeon. - Groucho Marx
Maskini mwenye pesa nyingi ni tajiri bahili. Tajiri mwenye mifuko iliyotoboka ni tajiri badhiri. - Enock Maregesi
You're stuck with me Skyguy-Ahsoka - Dave Filoni
We may be lost stars in an ocean of constellations on a dark night but do remember we both belong to the same sky. I breathe the same air that you breathe, we both look at the same luminosity above us. You are the music and I am the lyrics. - Elizabeth E. Castillo
As a children’s minister, I always believed that I was an evangelist, and at the end of the book, there’s a simple prayer that, whoever’s reading the book could accept Jesus as their Lord and Savior - Soraya Diase Coffelt
If a bloke gave you a hundred quid for a book you can bet your life it’s his way, but if all the poor and suffering people raise their hats to you for writing it - that’s different; it makes it worthwhile then. - Alan Marshall
You have to learn that if you start making sure you feel good, everything will be okay. - Ruben Studdard
A tomboy is a bisexual girl’s dream lover. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
it's difficult to root for America when the villains of the story live in a ditch and are armed with jagged rocks. At some point in recent years they looked up from their international heroism to realize they'd alienated the entire world. - Yahtzee Croshaw
When Chuck Norris calls 911 it's to ask if everything is ok. - Oliver Oliver Reed
let yourself cry, OK? One of the worst feelings in the world is being unable to cry and eventually it…starts to make things darker. - J.A. Redmerski
Every future we imagine is transformed inexorably into a part of our children's understanding of their past, of the assumptions their parents and grandparents could not help but make.The Killer Hook - Michael Chabon
precious moments are collectible and high price goes hell low - Rokas Patakovas
Books are the compasses and telescopes and sextants and charts which other men have prepared to help us navigate the dangerous seas of human life. - Jesse Lee Bennett
There are three things I love, three things I spend time with, three things I treat alike: family; friends; and books. - Ogwo David Emenike
I have notes in my bathroom, yellow notes, and I stick 'em on the mirror, things that happened that were uplifting boosters for me. Notes that say, "Today is special, make today count." And then I have one note on the mirror in the middle that says, "Look at the other notes. - Burt Bacharach
Start your day with and in prayer. Communicate with the Lord and listen for instructions. Hooking up, plugging into, and connecting to the POWER SOURCE each day will keep power outages and disconnections away! - Anita R. Sneed-Carter
There is only one way to hurt someone who has lost everything -- give him back something broken.
Kelly took a deep breath. "And I'm sorry I ignored you last week." She scratched her neck. "And you know what? If you think you're a girl..."George braced for Kelly's next words."Then I think you're a girl too! - Alex Gino
If it aint broke, break it. Then build something better. - Jonathan Culver
Ouch! What are you doing, Karl, you broke my skull! - Marjane Satrapi
I woke up one morning thinking about Turkish drummers, but it didn't last long, because I didn't know much about Turkish drummers. - Bruce Cockburn
Spoken words evaporated into the air just as easily as burned letters, but the sound of them seemed immortal. It was as if a word spoken could not be destroyed. - Laura Moncur
...he spent whole days and nights over his books; and thus with little sleeping and much reading his brains dried up to such a degree that he lost the use of his reason. - Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
The looming storm broke in the end. And it is the storm I will remember, the sound of the downpour splattering over the steps of the Tuileries, the dark sky and the pink lightning. I could have stayed like that for centuries. - Hélène Berr
Not smoking is not an achievement. Like virginity, it comes standard. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Some people are each envious of the person they used to be. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
P.T.S.D. doesn't make you weak. It makes you a survivor. - DaShanne Stokes
Note from Alien cookbook: The more intelligent the human is, the better it tastes. - Clifford Cohen
Silence is the best language to speak in when you have lots of things to say. - Suman Pokhrel
ORTHODOX, n. An ox wearing the popular religious joke. - Ambrose Bierce
A delightfully droll look at how the other half lives from a pet pooch's point of view. - Kam Williams
He broke my heart, and now it's raining, just to rub it in... - Alicia Keys
You can rewire your brain and reinvent your life at any age - Dr. Asoka Jinadasa
I’ve traveled this road for many decades and I still don’t know how to go. I am a wanderer, traversing mountains of time. There is no fault, only fault lines that tremor and quake, barring me, no warning. Aftershocks. -Broken Places - Rachel Thompson
A word to the unwise.Torch every book.Char every page.Burn every word to ash.Ideas are incombustible.And therein lies your real fear. - Ellen Hopkins
Humans are naturally social; civilization causes us to be antisocial."From my next book: The Five Forgotten Truths - Kirk D. Sinclair
Hold my hands; kiss my forehead, hug me and look in my eyes; maybe today is the last day you can do this. - M.F. Moonzajer
For peace read books, for success read books and take actions. - Amit Kalantri
Trust Begins In TRUth , even if the Truth is about how you broke my trust. - Wordions
The more we connect with our Spiritual self, the uglier sin looks. From the book: Removing Your Shame Label. - Eddie Capparucci, LPC
My apologies to chance for calling it necessity. My apologies to necessity if I'm mistaken, after all. Please, don't be angry, happiness, that I take you as my due.May my dead be patient with the way my memories fade. My apologies to time for all the world I overlook each second. - Wisława Szymborska
Some people will each start investing more of their salary on ‘their’ house and spending less of it on ‘their’ car or cars only when they start being able to take ‘their’ house to work, funerals, weddings, etc. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
A painter paints pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence. - Leopold Stokowski
A real and admirable writer is the one who can write good books but can take criticisms better. - Nicholaa Spencer
The times I am most frustrated in homeschooling is when I become focused more on my plans than His plans. I must spend more time daily looking up for his divine direction than I do looking down at my lesson plans. - Tamara L. Chilver
New research is lending texture and credence to what generations of storytellers have known in their bones that books, poems, movies, and real-life stories can affect the way we think and even, by extension, the way we act ["The Power of Story," Aeon, January 12, 2015]. - Elizabeth Svoboda
If books are your good friends, then a conscious life will be your best comrade all your life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Because of the power that we have given money: The government would rather have taxpayers who do not vote, than voters who do not pay tax. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
The more profoundly we study this wonderful book [the Bible], and the more closely we observe its divine precept, the better citizens we will become and the higher will be our destiny as a nation. - William McKinley
A writer should have the precision of a poet and the imagination of a scientist. - Vladimir Nabokov
In the education of children there is nothing like alluring the interest and affection, otherwise you only make so many asses laden with books. - Michel de Montaigne
LOVE: A word properly applied to our delight in particular kinds of food; sometimes metaphorically spoken of the favorite objects of all our appetites. - Henry Fielding
God chose to introduce Himself to us in the first verse of Genesis as a Creator. And yet so few Christians really understand the power of creativity to influence the culture. - Phil Cooke
Science, you don't know, looks like magic. - Christopher Moore
We only have to look at ourselves to see how intelligent life might develop into something we wouldn’t want to meet, - Stephen Hawking
You make the decision to love everyday, whether you feel the magic or not. It's the decision that creates perseverance, not the feeling of love in itself, because sometimes, butterflies do not suffice - Ufuoma Apoki
Faced with so much ignorance and prejudice currently I can only comment that Facebook is a breeding ground for the worst fruits of our coarse personality. - J.B.Alves
Nothing is as irritating to a shy man as a confident girl. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Upstairs, in the cupboard, he had a box of things he had saved as a boy and a young man. He hadn't looked into it in twenty years or more. Nothing fancy or valuable, but things that had meant something to him at one time. He found it, and found the key, and carried it downstairs without opening it. - Jane Smiley
A gold tooth is to some blacks, what braces are to all whites. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Break a vase, and the love that reassembles the fragments is stronger than that love which took its symmetry for granted when it was whole. - Derek Walcott
Although every person makes mistakes, not every mistake makes a person. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Harrogate saw them going along Blount Avenue Sunday morning. They wore outfits all cut from the same bolt of cloth and in the church pew standing six across they looked like a strip of gaudy wallpaper cut into those linked dolls madfolk pass their time in fashioning. - Cormac McCarthy
Discipline your mind to see the good in every situation and look on the best side of every event. Roy Bennett - Roy Bennett
Be careful what you look for and expect in life, because you will either find it or create it. - Christopher Babson
While sitting in the darkness in complete silence, I never realized how much there was to see and hear. There is sight and sound in darkness and silence. Learn to look and listen. - Bobby F. Kimbrough Jr.
The book to read is not the one that thinks for you but the one which makes you think. - Harper Lee
People are just like the stars. Now, some of them are meant to stay in your lives forever. But the others are like shooting stars, they make it look beautiful. - Kunal Sareen
The reading of great books awaken and brightens the light of my soul. - Lailah Gifty Akita
When one heated exchange (in English) led a commenter to write "Go fuck yourself!" in Lojban, it turned into a lengthy discussion of why he hadn't said what he meant to say, and what the proper Lojban expression for the sentiment might be. - Arika Okrent
Handsome vampires are addictive - Vianka Van Bokkem
The charismatic portrait of the modern leadership looks nothing like Fidel Castro. It is a faceless portrait that epitomizes the toughness of Ronald Reagan, Nelson Mandela's charisma, and the most compassionate heart of Mother Theresa. - Anthony Obi Ogbo
Trust is like a mirror, you can fix it if it's broken, but you can still see the crack in that mother fucker's reflection. - Lady Gaga
Music is only love looking for words. - Lawrence Durrell
We dream. We aspire. We hope. Sure, we can get down too. But it's not about that. It's not those moments that define us. It's those times when we're looking forward, seeing that brighter future, and acting on it. - Zechariah Barrett
Some men’s chests are more buttlike than some women’s butts. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I know my heart will never be the sameBut I'm telling myself I'll be okay - Sara Evans
Do not buy finery or jewels, because books are worth more than they are. Adorn your understanding with their precious ideas, because there is no luxury that dazzles like the luxury of science. - Luisa Capetillo
Each of them is a book through which other books dream. (referring to Nodier's SMARRA and TRILBY) - John Clute
God’s Word tells us that God has spoken of old in many portions and in many ways through His servants concerning His heart’s desire and that He loves us. But man did not understand. Therefore, God had to personally come to this world and become a man. This man is Jesus, the Christ, whom we know. - Watchman Nee
Take the time out to have a look at yourself, it might help you to appreciate yourself better. - Shampa Sharma
Feminists who accept the claim made in The Book of Genesis, and, that God is a he, need to make their minds up. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
It took me 25 years for me to realize who I am. Now I'm going to use the next 75 years to focus on how I want to be remembered. One quarter down, three to go! - Tyconis D. Allison Ty
What would I look like if everything that I am, no secrets, was put on paper? Would I be horrifying? - Jackie Blue
I am haunted by the clear knowledge that, in the end, evil always triumphs. - Glen Cook
Some books are so familiar that reading them is like being home again. - Louisa May Alcott
Look in Kego’s defense he was only Nine and a half when he took command of the ship and she had been put way off course by her captain and you lot would all be dead if it wasn’t for him.Jenny Smith In The Navigator by - Steve Merrick
Perseverance is everything. We all stumbled when we took our first steps yet we were running sooner than we realized, and then we couldn’t stay still. Why stay still now? - Rob Liano
The dean put a finger to his chin as he studied this great and troubling mystery. The applicant’s response reeked of insincerity, like, Have a nice day! with all the friendly burned off. Okay, Mr. Darlington. I’ll just be a minute. - Michael Benzehabe
You are the storyteller and the editor of your book of life. So write tales of imagination, tragedy, and adventure and illustrate it with the colors of beauty. - Debasish Mridha
Do not look back. And do not dream about the future, either. It will neither give you back the past, nor satisfy your other daydreams. Your duty, your reward- your destiny-are here and now. - Dag Hammarskjold
I'm very curious where can it put you life without to have a target. It's like to push something which doesn't do anything, but what happens??If I push something to much times it brokes, but what happen with the humanity without a target? - Deyth Banger
You don't just read a book to find adventure. You read a book to find yourself. - C.E. Dimond
We spend January 1st walking through our lives, room by room, drawing up a list of work to be done, cracks to be patched. Maybe this year, to balance the list, we ought to walk through the rooms of our lives...not looking for flaws, but for potential. - Ellen Goodman
Every good book should be entertaining. A good book will be more; it must not be less. Entertainment…is like a qualifying examination. If a fiction can’t provide that, we may be excused from inquiring into its higher qualities. - C.S. Lewis
A consistent outlook is inconsistent with reality. - Marty Rubin
Sometimes I forget myself in a book. And when i have to stop reading it takes me a minute to remember where I am. Or who I am. - Anonymous
Is the hell we know better than a heaven we don't know? - Asoka Nimal Jinadasa
I felt like a champion because I was figuring shit out. I was a doer and a getter-doner, and it was okay to be identified by the neighbors as the little lady who had a dump truck of manure delivered, a load that made the entire neighborhood smell like a dairy barn for weeks. - Dee Williams
If you're frightened of the countless number of books in the library, you'll never write anything, until you close your eyes and hold the pen. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Anısı yoktu ki yaşadıklarının. Bir süredir hep aynı gündeydi.Ve o gün bitiyordu sanki. - Gülderen Bilgili
The difference between false memories and true ones is the same as for jewels: it is always the false ones that look the most real, the most brilliant. - Salvador Dali
people confuse me, with what they say and do. They rarely say what they mean,then they get mad at me for believing what they have said. Telling me that they didn't mean it that way or that they were joking. - Tina J. Richardson
Adoption isn't just a childhood experience, it's a life-long experience. - DaShanne Stokes
I stayed up all night playing poker with tarot cards. I got a full house and four people died. - Steven Wright
The Diary of a Young Girl - This book fills you with sadness. I like this book - Anne Frank, Eleanor Roosevelt
Words are fossilized butterfly wings,pretty to look at sometimes,but only good for Museums.I want to miserably burn down the Museums. - Jeremiah Walton
A good cook is like a sorceress who dispenses happiness. - Elsa Schiaparelli
This place makes Mayberry look like a think tank.
I'll have enough books when they fill my room like the stars fill the sky. - E.V. Fairfall
Books were my pass to personal freedom. I learned to read at age three, and there discovered was a whole world to conquer that went beyond our farm in Mississippi. - Oprah Winfrey
If you want to find out if someone is a true bookworm or not, give them a thousand page novel and see what happens. - E.A. Bucchianeri
The inner struggle against one’s own weaknesses is the central drama of life. - David Brooks
Unfortunately what is little recognized is that the most worthwhile scientific books are those in which the author clearly indicates what he does not know; for an author most hurts his readers by concealing difficulties. - Évariste Galois
It is wise to read some books, and wise to throw away some. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Cooking is at once child's play and adult joy. And cooking done with care is an act of love. - Craig Claiborne
We look into our hearts and see objectivity; we look into our minds and see rationality; we look into our beliefs and see reality. - Kathryn Schulz
When it looks like everyone is against you, look inside for the truth. - Sumner Davenport
The books that everybody admires are those that nobody reads. - Anatole France
The smallest drop of rain can project the most beautiful of visions, all we have to do is look a little deeper. - - T.L. Manning
In photography and in life, always look for the light -- if you don't see it, bring it... - John Waire
Corrupt politicians make the other ten percent look bad. - Henry Kissinger
When a thing is done, it's done. Don't look back. Look forward to your next objective. - George C. Marshall
For several days after my first book was published, I carried it about in my pocket and took surreptitious peeps at it to make sure the ink had not faded. - James M. Barrie
The middle class were invented to give the poor hope; the poor, to make the rich feel special; the rich, to humble the middle class. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Don’t ever let Them tell youyou aretoo broken to bloom - Nadia Hasan
Sin is looking for the right thing in the wrong place. - Augustine of Hippo
To buy women things, some men entertain. To entertain women, some men buy things. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
We look upon prayer simply as a means of getting things for ourselves, but the biblical purpose of prayer is that we may get to know God Himself. - Oswald Chambers
Who wants to be used? I love to read, so books are my main friends. They're always available, always friendly, and always interesting, and they never make me choose sides. - Lurlene McDaniel
Just give me a comfortable couch, a dog, a good book, and a woman. Then if you can get the dog to go somewhere and read the book, I might have a little fun. - Groucho Marx
When there is nothing to say about a book; we end up saying "Beautiful Story". - Crestless Wave
We look at adoption as a very sacred exchange. It was not done lightly on either side. I would dedicate my life to this child.
Whether you believe in the Bible or not; you're still living it. - Okisha Jackson
When true love broke my heart in half,I took the whiskey from the shelf,And told my neighbors when to laugh.I keep a dog, and bark myself. - Theodore Roethke
Disregard nuisances and obstacles, for they are merely a brush-stroke on the bigger picture - Connor Skey
Warum ist eigentlich das demokratische System besser?... Es ist besser, weil es die volle Entwicklung des Menschen als Individuum möglich macht. Aber... das zeigt nur, daß die Demokratie eine >angenehmere< Form der Regierung ist [...]. - Robert Dallek
I think we could be friends," he said, falling into step with her. "It's perfect because I wouldn't fall in love with you, like I do with the mermaids. Girls always seem so exotic. But it would be okay with you, because you're more like...you know. Not like a girl." He shrugged. - Jodi Lynn Anderson
The Great Way is not named; Great Discriminations are not spoken; Great Benevolence is not benevolent; Great Modesty is not humble; Great Daring does not attack. If the Way is made clear, it is not the Way. - Chuang Chou
Quand le doigt montre le ciel, l’imbécile regarde le doigt. [When a finger is pointing up to the sky, only a fool looks at the finger.] - Jean-Pierre Jeunet
Jesus shows us that there’s never a change of mind unless there’s a change of heart, and there will never be a change of heart without a conversation between trusted friends.Halter, Hugh (2014-02-01). Flesh: Bringing the Incarnation Down to Earth (p. 167). David C. Cook. Kindle Edition. - Hugh Halter
Memories are fragile; they can be broken and forgotten or preserved like a tomb. - Tony Conte
Take heart. You're not alone. Every broken heart breathes again. That's life. It goes on. In loss, and in gain. - Fakeer Ishavardas
A book is a suicide postponed. - Emil Cioran
I assumed this yoke would encase me as well as any another hobble. Only this one bound the mind. - Jazz Feylynn
If you jotted down all of my ill-thought out comments, you could write a book entitled, Guide to Getting Punched in the Throat for Boneheads-Mad Hatter in "Death of the Mad Hatter" (Coming Soon!) - Sarah J. Pepper
I think God is as much a basic ingredient in the universe as neutrons and positrons. This is the prime force, when we look around the universe.
In the end, what makes a book valuable is not the paper it’s printed on, but the thousands of hours of work by dozens of people who are dedicated to creating the best possible reading experience for you. - John Green
Humility and brokenness before God is the key for Him to dwell in us. - Sunday Adelaja
When everyone is hungry and waiting when things need doing urgently and the clock is ticking - it’s often wiser to get cooking and present a ready-made dish they’ll find tasty to eat rather than getting everyone involved in deciding on the recipe. - Rasheed Ogunlaru
In the case of good books, the point is not to see how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you. - Mortimer J. Adler
A joke is an epigram on the death of a feeling. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Why do you so earnestly seek the truth in distant places?Look for delusion and truth in thebottom of your own heart. - Ryokan
As we face the cross, then, we can say to ourselves both, I did it, my sins sent him there, and He did it, his love took him there. - John R.W. Stott
Two people kissing always look like fish. - Andy Warhol
Nimewapa watoto wangu kila kitu katika maisha isipokuwa umaskini. Lakini bado wamenishinda. - Enock Maregesi
The Measure of success isn't money or the number of books you write, it is seen in the faces of those you love - Jason W. Blair
The future is not what you will live tomorrow but the future is what you live today so that tomorrow you can be able to look at today and say I have lived. - Angel Phetheni
A person who is interrupted while performing a task takes 50% more time to complete it and make 50% more errors. - David Brooks
I'm not trying to please anyone. I'm just trying to write a damn book. - Richard P. Denney
Know I don't hate youDon't wanna fight youKnow I'll always love youBut right now I just don't like youCause you took this too far - Relient K
Contention in our families drives the Spirit of the Lord away. It also drives many of our family members away. Contention ranges from a hostile spoken word to worldwide conflicts. - Ezra Taft Benson
so this crow comes and it starts quacking at us. - Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi
Some children were lucky enough to have their Potter novels banned by witch-hunting school boards and micromanaging ministers. Is there any greater job than a book you're not allowed to read, a book you could go to hell for reading? - Ann Patchett
Well, now,if little by little you stop loving meI shall stop loving you little by little.If suddenlyyou forget medo not look for me,for I shall already have forgotten you. - Pable Neruda
Tentang menciptakan perubahan untuk Indonesia, Saya percaya, bahwa Indonesia adalah kapal yang sangat besar. Untuk membelokkan kapal yang besar, kita butuh kebersamaan untuk mencipta tenaga yang besar, dalam waktu yang tidak sebentar. Memang tidak mudah. Namun, bukan berarti tidak usah. - Lenang Manggala
Dear and most respected bookcase! I welcome your existence, which has for over one hundred years been devoted to the radiant ideals of goodness and justice. - Anton Chekhov
Look around you… There! Yes, there!! There's what you need to succeed. - Nike Thaddeus
Strength conquers weakness through force. Weakness conquers strength through seduction,the look and feel of ease, the illusion of rest without responsibility,and the hallucination of unaccountability in general. - Justin K. McFarlane Beau
Nobody enjoys the company of others as intensely as someone who usually avoids the company of others. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Everything worth having can be carried in your heart. - Spoken by pirate captain Raider Prescott to the heroine in Betina Krahn's PASSION'S RANSOM
I wouldn't say I'm happy, but I look at things in a soft way. I try to convey more personal interaction, rather than huge injustices. - Oliver
If you don't place yourself where you could fail, you'd never have a place from where you'd succeed. - Dumebi Onwordi-Okonji
Haunted trees covered behind the curtains of their own leaves stare at the dark from the fringe of streets. - Suman Pokhrel
Laugh a little when the joke's on you - Helen Gurley Brown
What?" I asked."Nothing," he said."Why are you looking at me like that?"Augustus half smiled. "Because you're beautiful. I enjoy looking at beautiful people, and I decided a while ago not to deny myself the simpler pleasures of existence. - John Green
Better be ill spoken of by one before all than by all before one. - Scottish Proverb
Many an opportunity is lost because a man is out looking for four-leaf clovers. - Unknown
If you look for beauty, you will find it. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
We remember though all the firelit glowOf a great hearth's gleam and glare,And we looked for a space at each happy faceAnd the love that was written there. - Caris Brooke
Rewriting is the crucible where books are born. - Cathryn Louis
The book is man's best invention so far. - Carolina Maria de Jesus
This was not Aunt Dahlia, my good and kindly aunt, but my Aunt Agatha, the one who chews broken bottles and kills rats with her teeth. - P.G. Wodehouse
Sometimes people are beautifulNot in looksNot in what they sayJust in what they are - Markus Zusak
I believehaving a great diversity of teachers is harmful and confusing for a young mind, in the same way I believe that it is better to know one book intimately than a hundred superficially - Donna Tartt
The Lord prefers common-looking people. That is why he makes so many of them. - Abraham Lincoln
Always look on the bright side of life.
The more civilized people are, the more honorable working hard is to them. As a result, the more civilized we get, the less we live. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
A man can stand a lot as long as he can stand himself. He can live without hope, without friends, without books, even without music, as long as he can listen to his own thoughts. - Axel Munthe
Let books be your dining table, / And you shall be full of delights. / Let them be your mattress,/And you shall sleep restful nights - Ephrem the Syrian
To inquire into the intricacies of a distant landscape, then, is to provoke thoughts about one’s own interior landscape, and the familiar landscapes of memory. The land urges us to come around to an understanding of ourselves. - Barry López
If you ever walk down a path surrounding by negative energy, look for the fork in the path then cross over to the positive side. - Victoria Addino
Compromise where you can. Where you can't, don't. Even if everyone is telling you that something wrong is something right. Even if the whole world is telling you to move, it is your duty to plant yourself like a tree, look them in the eye, and say 'No, you move'. - Christopher Markus
And people get all fouled up because they want the world to have meaning as if it were words... As if you had a meaning, as if you were a mere word, as if you were something that could be looked up in a dictionary. You are meaning. - Alan W. Watts
Taking time to look back, is a foundation on course to build a stable future. - Unarine Ramaru
In choosing a mate, don't pick the tallest and most handsome or the most beautiful. Don't choose one just because that person raises your physical passions. Look for the person who is good from within, the one with substance and worth. - Helen Quist Milligan
Love is a two-way game, you cannot truly love one who does not love you, and neither can you force them to love you, better look past the hurtful deeds and search for the one who truly loves you and that will be right with you. - Auliq Ice
I Remember Years Ago, Someone Told Me I Should Take Caution When it Comes to Love, I DidSo Tell Them All I Know NowShout it From the RooftopsWrite it On the Sky LineAll We Had Is Gone NowTell Them I Was Happyand My Heart is BrokenAll My Scars Are OpenTell Them What I Hoped Would BeImpossible - Shontelle
A childhood without books that would be no childhood. That would be like being shut out from the enchanted place where you can go and find the rarest kind of joy. - Astrid Lindgren
I dont care who the audience is looking at just as long as they're looking at the stage.
You know you are capitalism’s ideal puppet (and that education betrayed you) when winning the lottery is your only chance to realizing financial freedom. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Each time you read a book, a tree smiles knowing there's life after death. - tumblr
Hong Kong became so materialistic that it must be one of the rarest places in the world where family members need to make an appointment to have dinner together, and people speculate upon their own home where their own children are growing up.’Quote from my 7th book about Hong Kong! - TIM I GURUNG
What I speak and express is what, that does not even belong to me. - Alok Jagawat
Always look in the direction of sun and stars; the sacred light of life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Find mentors to help you out. Always be on the lookout for friendly allies, willing to help and support you. Be willing to help others out too, when asked. What goes around, comes around. - Mark F. LaMoure
Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head; And this our life, exempt from public haunt, Finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, Sermons in stones, and good in everything. - William Shakespeare
I love walking into a bookstore. It's like all my friends are sitting on shelves, waving their pages at me. - Tahereh Mafi
Life had broken her; just as it had broken him. But when they got together, their pieces became whole. And they continued on their journey, together, mended as one. - Steve Maraboli
When all thoughtsAre exhaustedI slip into the woodsAnd gatherA pile of shepherd's purse.Like the little streamMaking its wayThrough the mossy crevicesI, too, quietlyTurn clear and transparent. - Ryokan
No job is complete until the selfie is posted. - Ashok Kallarakkal
Read. Read. Read. Just don't read one type of book. Read different books by various authors so that you develop different style. - R.L. Stine
The books we read should be chosen with great care, that they may be, as an Egyptian king wrote over his library,'The medicines of the soul. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.
This day before dawn I ascended a hill and looked at the crowded heaven. - Walt Whitman
She paused in the doorway, tipping her head to consider Brittany, who only glared. "You're right. I think most girls don't look like the tooth fairy dresses them every day. - Wendy Knight
I do not want to just read books; I want to crawl inside them and live there. - Anonymous
Some kid asked what a dilemma is. And I replied: When a starving man has to choose between a plate of food, and, a roll of toilet paper. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Hey, look—your girlfriend is saying something."Artemis had a vast mental reserve of scathing comebacks at his disposal, but none of them covered girlfriend insults. He wasn't even sure if it was an insult. And if it was, who was being insulted? Him or the girl? - Eoin Colfer
Once you are defiled, you can't get back your purity by any means, instead, you will only look for ways to be defiled over and over again. - Michael Bassey Johnson
A photograph is usually looked at- seldom looked into. - Ansel Adams
As the bell rang he would look back at the departing year. He always found it a moving experience. Sometimes he was racked by sorrow and regret. Even when the sentimentality of the announcers repelled him, the tolling of the bells echoed in his heart. - Yasanuri Kawabata
If you invoke faith as justification for your belief, you must accept the same from others. And every person who retreats to faith bears a measure of responsibility for every act of hate and violence justified by it. - Nate Phelps
The sad thing was in the knowing that all their nerve would get them nowhere in the world and that they were lost as all the people in Brooklyn seem lost when the day is nearly over and even though the sun is still bright, it is thin and doesn’t give you warmth when it shines on you. - Betty Smith
aku ingin mencintaimu dengan sederhana;dengan kata yang tak sempat diucapkankayu kepada api yang menjadikannya abuaku ingin mencintaimu dengan sederhana;dengan isyarat yang tak sempat disampaikan awan kepada hujan yang menjadikannya tiada - Sapardi Djoko Damono
Lifes like a game of cards, sometimes you get delt a shit hand, Work with what you got, and never show your weaknesses. Keep a poker face no matter what. - Logan Zane Hessefort
By hook or by crook, I hope that you will possess yourselves of money enough to travel and to idle, to contemplate the future or the past of the world, to dream over books and loiter at street corners and let the line of thought dip deep into the stream - Virginia Woolf
If God be near a church, it must pray. And if he be not there, one of the first tokens of his absence will be a slothfulness in prayer. - Charles Haddon Spurgeon
There is no mistaking a good book when one meets it. It is like falling in love. - Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Forgiveness is the answer to the child’s dream of a miracle by which what is broken is made whole again, what is soiled is made clean again. - Dag Hammarskjöld
There is no such thing as a child who hates to read; there are only children who have not found the right book. - Frank Serafini
Those who say that money can’t buy you love make it sound as if love can buy you money. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
En el Caribe cuando alguien habla bien tiene el respeto de la gente y de pequeño yo veía eso y me encantaba. Supongo que como a nosotros nos impusieron ese idioma colonial [el español] la resistencia consistió en eso: Ok, tengo que aprenderlo, pero lo voy a convertir en oportunidad. - Junot Díaz
Posterity! you will never know how much it cost the present generation to preserve your freedom! I hope you will make a good use of it. If you do not, I shall repent in Heaven that I ever took half the pains to preserve it. - John Adams
High heels are a short (theist) woman's (subconscious) way of telling God to go to hell in public. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
When you swallow that pride, Eve, take care you don't choke on it. - Nora Roberts
When people are talking about soul and other stuff and how other people communicate - it's not scary it's something normal???...Okay then but why you are afraid of horror films with paranormal stuff?? Why??? - Deyth Banger
My life is my book, but I can't read it. - Marty Rubin
The husband who wants a happy marriage should learn to keep his mouth shut and his checkbook open. - Groucho Marx
After you've been in a place for a while, everything starts to look... I won't say better, there's no need to go to extremes...but your everyday life does start to become...familiar. - David Assael
The past is behind us," said Boudicca,"but the difficulty there is we keep looking over our shoulders. - Michelle Franklin
Virtue is choked with foul ambition. - William Shakespeare
dumb cunts vote for whoever throws the biggest promotional budget at them - Sophie Cooke
In a patriarchal society, one of the most important functions of the institution of the family is to make feel like a somebody whenever he is in his own yard a man who is a nobody whenever he is in his employer’s yard. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Just remember this, my girl, when you look up in the sky you can see the stars and still not see the light. - Jack Tempchin
A man that has not dealt with his foundation cannot deal with another man's foundation. - Steven Chuks Nwaokeke
Until Africa changes it's Mindset - It will forever be a "basket case" looking for international support, funding and charity.We need to Rethink Innovation - Tony Dovale
Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on TheeAnd I'll forgive Thy great big one on me. - Robert Frost
Many surround themselves with luminaries, but in so doing they dull their own sparkle. If you want to shine bright, look to the heavens and see how the brightest star always stands apart from those lesser shining stars. - Stephen Richards
Finally I was able to see that if I had a contribution I wanted to make, I must do it, despite what others said. That I was OK the way I was. That it was all right to be strong. - Wangari Maathai
Kitabu cha 'Kolonia Santita' ni kitabu cha wasomi na wasiokuwa wasomi, watu wa mijini na watu wa vijijini, watu wazima, vijana na watoto. Hadhira ya kitabu hiki ni jamii nzima ya Tanzania. - Enock Maregesi
When I took office, only high energy physicists had ever heard of what is called the Worldwide Web.... Now even my cat has its own page. - Bill Clinton
Far away there in the sunshine are my brightest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them and try to follow where they lead. - Louisa May Alcott
You know it is a broken society when people fear each other more than they fear wild animals. - Gugu Mona
Wat is er aanlokkender, geheimzinniger, duivelser dan een verboden boek? - Louis Paul Boon
Extraordinary magic is woven through ordinary life. Look around! - Amy Leigh Mercree
A good writer is not necessarily a good book critic. No more so than a good drunk is automatically a good bartender. - Jim Bishop
The only thing a closed book is good for is a table that wobbles. Be an open book. - A.D. Posey
Bardur and the boy had leaned back a bit and looked at the sparkling sky that makes us humble and powerful at once and seems sometimes to speak to us. What is says carefully cleanses old wounds. - Jón Kalman Stefánsson
Don't try to make yourself marketable, you'll be surprised to see yourself at the bottom. Stay incognito, and people will peruse the whole world looking for you, by that time, you'll be at the top. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Faith goes up the stairs that love has built and looks out the windows which hope has opened. - Charles Haddon Spurgeon
It's okay not to be okay. - Michael Clifford
It is ironic that even today men are judged by how much they have and women by how they look while both should be judged by how they act. - Sabine Shah
Those who envy the success of others are normally ignorant to the sacrifices, failures, and dedication that it took for them to get there. - Noel DeJesus
Its all about perspective, that is how you look at things. Your own thoughts and outlook defines whether an experience, event, situation whatever is good or bad. And your definition determines your response. - Stella Payton
People who live according to the pure code of honor are not governed by the profit motive; they are governed by the thymotic urge, the quest for recognition. They seek the sort of glory that can be won only by showing strength in confrontation with death. - David Brooks
If you need a handbook for praise and worship, read Psalms. - Jim George
This is the body's nurse; but since man's witFound the art of cookery, to delight his sense,More bodies are consumed and kill'd with itThan with the sword, famine, or pestilence. - John Davies of Hereford
We're all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. - Oscar Wilde
Maybe you didn't want to get married, or get tied down?'Tsukuru shook his head. 'No, I don't think that was it. I'm the sort of person who craves stability. - Haruki Murakami
Anger should be your servant, not your master - Alok Jagawat
Advertisement shouldn’t look like information, it should look like a promise. - Amit Kalantri
A good marriage is good because one or both of them have learned to overlook the other's faults, to love the other as they are and to not attempt to change them or bring them to repentance. - Debi Pearl
We as humans tend to overlook lesser beings and things, but we should instead come to love and respect them. - Sandranil Biswas
The only time to eat diet food is while you're waiting for the steak to cook. - Julia Child
The ultimate luxury is to reread: to revisit a book to see how time has treated it, how memory has distorted it, or how my own passing years have cast a new light on it. - Michael Upchurch
Annie Taliaferro had that hammerhead look about her, like a breachy range cow, or a bunch-quitting steer. - Clifton Adams
Schizoid behavior is a pretty common thing in children. It's accepted, because all we adults have this unspoken agreement that children are lunatics. - Stephen King
I threw my 20th birthday party at Brown, and I didn’t even have to say to anyone not to put pictures on Facebook. Not a single picture went up. That was when I knew I’d found a solid group of friends, and I felt like I belonged. - Emma Watson
I've had it with these cheap sons of bitches who claim they love poetry but never buy a book. - Kenneth Rexroth
Count only on those who believe in your dreams, because our greatness comes in our darkest moments - Joshua Okello
In every story there is a silence, some sight concealed, some word unspoken, I believe. Till we have spoken the unspoken we have not come to the heart of the story. - J.M. Coetzee
Attending a funeral would leave the average person insane, if they truly believed that sooner or later they are also going to die. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
My way of joking is to tell the truth. It is the funniest joke in the world. - George Bernard Shaw
My life's an open book. Some of the pages are a little ripped, but it's open. - Tim LaHaye
Didn't know where I was going. Didn't care where I ended up. I knew I'd be okay though. - Darnell Lamont Walker
I stood on the outside of disaster, looking in. - Dick Francis
You ever noticed how people who believe in Creationism look really un-evolved? You ever noticed that? Eyes real close together, eyebrow ridges, big furry hands and feet. "I believe God created me in one day". Yeah, looks like He rushed it - Bill Hicks
The biggest obstacle to learning is LISTENING with ears to hear. - Jonah Books.com
I've always followed my father's advice: he told me, first to always keep my word and, second, to never insult anybody unintentionally. If I insult you, you can be goddamn sure I intend to. And, third, he told me not to go around looking for trouble. - John Wayne
Money, which represents the prose of life, and which is hardly spoken of in parlors without an apology, is, in its effects and laws, as beautiful as roses. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
The spiritual process does not look outward to find beauty, but it is a process of looking inwards to see the inner beauty. - Debasish Mridha
I wish i were a little girl again, because skinned knees are easier to fix than broken heart. - Julia L. Roberts
When banana's don't work, try a cookie. - L. M. Fields
When it comes to things such as sugar and rice, most people believe that brown is superior to white. But when it comes to human beings, they believe that the opposite is true. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
The fact that you have just buried your parent or parents and/or sibling or siblings does not make you less likely to die today. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
We should have stories in common, I found myself thinking. We should have stories, and jokes no one understands, and memories that we know will stay alive because neither of us will let the other forget. - Kamila Shamsie
The others in the dorm thought I wanted to be a writer, because I was always alone with a book, but I had no such ambition. , Norwegian Wood - Haruki Murakami
Maumivu ya matatizo ya yule aliyekukosea hayana tofauti na maumivu ya matatizo ya wewe uliyekosewa. Adui yako (kwa mfano) akifiwa na mke aliyempenda sana, atajisikia vibaya kama utakavyojisikia vibaya kufiwa na mke uliyempenda sana. Kuwa na huruma kwa waliokukosea, wakati wa shida. - Enock Maregesi
Lovers look in the pants, they look in the eyes. - M.F. Moonzajer
We are all characters in the book of life. - John E. Carson
One day I realized, I am what I'm looking for. The love I've been searching the world for. When I devoutly love myself it's fulfilling, and it attracts others. They fight to love me twice as much. - Euphoria Godsent
Dreams are a good source for book ideas. - Mary Sage Nguyen
Sure, he that made us with such large discourse, looking before and after, gave us not that capability and god-like reason to fust in us unus'd. - William Shakespeare
My heart broke and my mind opened, tragedy works in a funny way like that ~ what once tore me apart was actually what was setting my truth free. - Nikki Rowe
The best part of a writer's biography is not the record of his adventures but the story of his style. [Vogue, interview, 1969] - Vladimir Nabokov
To literary critics a book is assumed to be guilty until it proves itself innocent. - Nelson Algren
If you look at the world with eyes that wish to learn, you will see lessons everywhere. - Akiroq Brost
He sells his loyalties to the highest bidder. Shouldn’t even a mercenary have morals? That’s the textbook definition of a whore! - Nadia Scrieva
Dreams, books, are each a world; and books, we know,Are a substantial world, both pure and good:Round these, with tendrils strong as flesh and blood,Our pastime and our happiness will grow. - William Wordsworth
Watu wanapokuwa katika migogoro maisha yao hutakiwa kurahisishwa. Kuna ukingo mwembamba kati ya uzima na wazimu. - Enock Maregesi
The young need discipline and a full bookcase. - Vivienne Westwood
There would definitely be way fewer instances of cheating, if the average couple did not have sex only when the woman feels like it. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Most sexually adventurous women want a man who regards cunnilingus as a basic woman right. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
You are damaged and broken and unhinged. But so are shooting stars and comets. - Nikita Gill
First step is to read and write but the major Education start when we are able to translate and tranform on everything we reads, get contact and spoken of. - Olawale Robyns
It went automatically to a heavy-weight mother with beetling eyebrows who looked as if she had just come from doing a spot of knitting at the foot of the guillotine. - P.G. Wodehouse
I think it’s the books that you read when you’re young that live with you forever. - J.K. Rowling
A client of mine once joked, If youremployer likes you, the rest is history, the raise and everythingelse will come. That intangible attitude in the workplace is whatsets apart those who get promoted and those who don’t. - Derric Yuh Ndim
Books open and broaden our minds allowing us to challenge ourselves to become more than we are, by setting positive goals for ourselves, and overcoming doubts about our ability to receive the education we want to achieve. - Ellen J. Barrier
I decide a book is bad if I get angrier and angrier as I read it. - Daniel T. O'Hara
Death is number one on the list of things that we wish were possible to leave behind when we escaped barbarism. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I try to avoid having thoughts. They lead to other thoughts, and—if you’re not careful—those lead to actions. Actions make you tired. I have this on rather good authority from someone who once read it in a book. - Brandon Sanderson
We have glorified wealth and freedom so much that it is impossible for most of us to truly believe that a man can truly be happy in a shack or within the confines of a prison cell. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
It's important to read a book, but also to hold the book, to smell the book... it's perfume, it's incense, it's the dust of Egypt... - Ray Bradbury
Art teaches something we all need to learn, especially about people who are different from ourselves: "To see things the way they truly are, sometimes you have to look more deeply. - Ron Hall
I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
I just wrote a book. But don't go and buy it yet, because I don't think it's finished. - Lawrence Welk
There are no such things as book hoarders, only aspiring librarians - Inafetse Santos
[I] read books because I love them, not because I think I should read them. - Simon Van Booy
Make sure you spend time learning how to think and learning how to learn. It’s okay to have fun, but try to cultivate interests that might actually be useful. And whatever you do, if you are going to spend time on it, do it well. - Rohvannyn Shaw
Don't show your inferiority by climbing a stunted tree, show your superiority by climbing the longest and crooked one. - Michael Bassey Johnson
I had a very wise mother. She always kept books that were my grade level in our house. - Beverly Cleary
If a lion cub thinks it is a kitten, it will grow up catching mice. - Dr. Asoka Jinadasa
Book knowledge takes action based on reasons; common sense takes action based on the reason from the reasons! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Calling a book "Young Adult" is just a fancy way of saying the book is censored. - Oliver Markus
In general, it’s not too hard to corrupt an American, mostly a matter of supply to their demand. Supply should be variegated to encourage the Illusion of Choice. Other than that they’re looking for numbness, so be ready to sedate. Drugs, booze, television, shopping, etc… - Geoffrey Wood Grimrack An Infernal Epistolary
Perhaps it was Rudy who kept her sane, with the stupidity of his talk, his lemon-soaked hair, and his cockiness. He seemed to resonate with a kind of confidence that life was still nothing but a joke - an endless succession of soccer goals, trickery, and a constant repertoire of meaningless chatter. - Markus Zusak
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes. - Mae West
Most employees are smarter than their employers. All employers are braver than their employees. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Your life is a book;it begins the day you are born,the chapters pile up as you grow,and the book ends as you die. - Matshona Dhliwayo
I can forgo my lunch to get the book, I love to read. - Lailah Gifty Akita
When you begin a new story, your job is to envision, to try to glimpse stuff that doesn't as yet exist. That's what writing is, going out to meet the ghosts of the future. Not out of the past, not the ones that are dead and buried. Ghosts of the future, those who don't exist yet. - Cédric Klapisch (screenplay writer); spoken by Xavier Rousseau in Casse-tête Chinois (Chinese Puzzle
When I have a kid, I wanna put him in one of those strollers for twins, then run around the mall looking frantic. - Steven Wright
Madam, I have been looking for a person who disliked gravy all my life; let us swear eternal friendship. - Sydney Smith
I've developed into quite a swan. I'm one of those people that will probably look better and better as I get older - until I drop dead of beauty. - Rufus Wainwright
Productivity is about looking forward. Looking back too much, or trying to be too much of a perfectionist, can destroy that productivity. So keep going. Keep creating. Keep building. - Audrey Moralez
Without reserve, I can say that my entire identity is in the books I write. - Elena Ferrante
...obstacles do not exist to be surrendered to, but only to be broken. - Adolf Hitler
Once you can write an alphabet, you can write a book of 100 million pages. It's just a matter of believing it as possible, and taking the cross millimetre by millimetre. - Israelmore Ayivor
The truest kindness to any woman is to provide her with an opportunity for self-expression in some constructive field: to work, not at home with cook-stove and scrubbing brush, but outside, independently, in the world of men and affairs. - William Moulton Marston
...you do yourself no favour if you let your sense of doubt-mistrust-scepticism to rise up within you to the point where you must look every gift horse in the mouth... - Isabella koldras
People often call fighting discrimination being "PC" because they don't want their own unearned privileges challenged. - DaShanne Stokes
The best way to waste your life, is by taking notes. The easiest way to avoid living is to just watch. Look for the details. Report. Don't participate. - Chuck Palahniuk
A person who admires only oneself sees often own face in the mirror and craves through the different ways online to get always the praise for own facial look solely from the people. - Anuj Somany
Poncho was in a red mood slanging with rage and needed to cook himself out of it , while shoving handfuls of salted peanuts down his gullet and slurping ice cold Fanta - Saira Viola
Writing is daydreaming with ink. - Liana Brooks
I can tell you that "Just cheer up" is almost universally looked at as the most unhelpful depression cure ever. It's pretty much the equivalent of telling someone who just had their legs amputated to "just walk it off. - Jenny Lawson
I am but a firefly caught in his jar and when he looks at me, I can’t help but glow. - Kellie Elmore
Giving up isn't a deed. It is 'discontinuity' of a deed. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
. . .everyone took an interest in the conversation, for each one was interested in what he or she said. - Anatole France
Unless their use by readers bring them to life, books are indeed dead things. - Lawrence Clark Powell
My only regrets are the moments when i doubted myself and took the safe route. Life is too short to waste time being unhappy. - Dan Howell
Any patch of sunlight in a wood will show you something about the sun which you could never get from reading books on astronomy. These pure and spontaneous pleasures are ‘patches of Godlight’ in the woods of our experience. - C.S. Lewis
In every age 'the good old days' were a myth. No one ever thought they were good at the time. For every age has consisted of crises that seemed intolerable to the people who lived through them. - Brooks Atkinson
From birth to age eighteen, a girl needs good parents. From eighteen to thirty-five, she needs good looks. From thirty-five to fifty-five, she needs a good personality. From fifty-five on, she needs good cash. - Sophie Tucker
Cooking without wine is like sex alone. You may get the job done, but you don't really care once it's over. - Andrew Grey
If you have to explain a joke, it hasn't worked. - Susanna Flister
Its better to hold a book between your Fingers than to Hold a Cigarette. - Bista Nirooj
I’m now requesting you refrain from calling me this early in the morning, before I’ve had a chance to steel my defenses against hearing you utter the word ‘lizard.’-- spoken by Dr. Jeri Asheer... to Chris Dixon. - Richard Finney
Just think how many books I could've sold if Harry had been a bit more creative with his wand." -[On the success of 50 Shades of Grey] - J.K. Rowling
Writing's funny, it's like walking down a hall in the dark looking for the light switch, and suddenly you find it, flip it on, and then you discover the hallway you passed through is papered with the novel you've written. - Jonathan Safran Foer
Freedom is not having everything we crave, it's being able to go without the things we crave and being OK with it. - Rob Bell
Whenever I encounter writer’s block, I stop writing with my hands; and I then start writing with my legs. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Look at him now, poor fellow. That's what a dose of reality does for you...Never touch the stuff myself, you understand. Find it gets in the way of the hallucinations. - Alan Moore
Ladies and gentlemen, when you paint your lips, eyes, nails, hair, side-beards, or whatever, to look beautiful or handsome, don't forget your up stairs, if you don't go up there to put things in order, then, consider the former attributes null and void. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Your journey has molded you for your greater good, and it was exactly what it needed to be. Don't think you've lost time. There is no short-cutting to life. It took each and every situation you have encountered to bring you to the now. And now is right on time. - Asha Tyson
I never make up anything. I get everything from my books. They're all true!" --Ann Newton/Shadow of a Doubt (1943) - rebecca hitchcock
No sword Of wrath her right arm whirl'd,But one poor poet's scroll, and with his word She shook the world. - Alfred Tennyson
Trebas mi da ti pokazem sta dve osobe mogu zajedno da stvore. - Tamara Stamenkovic
But I can no longer ready any faith's Napoleonic saber rattling without picturing smoking rubble on cable news. I guess if I had to pick a spiritual figurehead to possess the deed to the entirety of Earth, I'd go with Buddha, but only because he wouldn't want it. - Sarah Vowell
How many a man has dated a new era in his life from the reading of a book. - Henry David Thoreau
Bir insanın gençken kuvvetli karakteri yoksa, bir daha da olmaz. - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
I took a road that wasn't the road, but it was something I chose and that's fine. - Tom Rosenthal
This is new. Old Quinn would not have worn a skirt on her first day of sophomore year. Old Quinn would have worn a pair of jeans (hole in the knee? even better) and a t-shirt advertising the Providence Prep volleyball team, or some other sports team I didn’t play for. - Selena Brooks
Somewhere along the way, I discovered that in the physical act of cooking, especially something complex or plain old hard to handle, dwelled unsuspected reservoirs of arousal both gastronomic and sexual. - Julie Powell
The moment you realize that no matter how far away in the sea you look for the love you desire, it is impossible for you to reach it without exploring the deepness within, then you will either walk on the surface or sink deeply. The light will guide you nevertheless. - Virgil Kalyana Mittata Iordache
Destroying a book is not the same as destroying a human lif. It is much more serious. For when you end the life of a book you destroy the ideas of countless thinkers who inspired it, and condemn future generations to darkness and ignorance. - Photozeiger
Anticipating God's blessings is a great way to begin a new week! When we look for the things that could go wrong, we just may find what we had been looking for. - Diane K. Chamberlain
Of making many books there is no end, and much study wearies the body - Ecclesiastes 12 12
If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment. - Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
Stop looking back when your future is ahead of you - Ricky Maye
Suddenly the reader's eyes were filled with tears, and a loving voice whispered in his ear: -Why are you crying if everything in that book isn't true?- And the reader replied: -I know; but what I feel is real. - Ángel González
It feels good to read book. But it is grander to write book. - Lailah Gifty Akita
I thought I could fix almost anything, but then she was more than broken. - Tushar Chauhan
Hanging around people you’re smarter than is good for your ego. Hanging around people who are smarter than you is good for your intellect. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I once shook hands with Pat Boone and my whole right side sobered up. - Dean Martin
There's a very fine line between being artistic and being a dickhead - it's like love and hate. - Peter Hook
Anytime you feel like you don't have any work to do, just look around. Look for what God had started doing and ask for his permission to assist him in doing it. - Israelmore Ayivor
When she transformed into a butterfly, the caterpillars spoke not of her beauty, but of her weirdness. They wanted her to change back into what she always had been. But she had wings. - Dean Jackson
If we had to earn our age by thinking for ourselves at least once a year, only a handful of people would reach adulthood. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Reading a good book helps us to feel un-alone. - John Green
Some people love but will never marry each other. Some are married to but have never loved and will never love each other. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Those who do not have power over the story that dominates their lives, power to retell it, to rethink it, deconstruct it, joke about it, and change it as times change, truly are powerless. - Salman Rushdie
To fail, try to please your critics. To please your critics, try to fail. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
One is obliged to do a great deal of kissing in my line of work: air kissing, [butt] kissing, kissing up, and of course actual kissing. Much like hookers, actors have to do it with people we may not like or even know. - Meryl Streep
O! many a shaft, at random sent, Finds mark the archer little meant; And many a word, at random spoken, May soothe or wound a heart that's broken! - Sir Walter Scott
Seals do not sit about and tell, the way people do, and their lives are not eventful in the way people's are, lines of story combed again and again, in the hope that they will yield more sense with every stroke. - Margo Lanagan
The employed are punished by having to do what they do not love. The self-employed are punished by the opposite. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
To a blind man, pawn shop and porn shop are one. To an unintelligent man, oversleeping and sleeping over are opposites. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Your job is not to judge. Your job is not to figure out if someone deserves something. Your job is to lift the fallen, to restore the broken, and to heal the hurting. - Joel Osteen
Maslow said sex is the primary need. Does that mean pornstars spend more money in books than anyone else? - Daniel Marques
I believe that a revolution can begin from this one strand of straw. Seen at a glance, this rice straw may appear light and insignificant. Hardly anyone would believe that it could start a revolution. Nevertheless, I have come to realize the weight and power of this straw. - Fukuoka , Masanobu
Anything can become a children's book if you give it to a child...Children are actually the best (and worst) audience for literature because they have no patience with pretence. - Orson Scott Card
But hurry, let's entwine ourselves as one, our mouth broken, our soul bitten by love, so time discovers us safely destroyed. - Federico García Lorca
The books we read should be chosen with great care, that they may be, as an Egyptian king wrote over his library, "The medicines of the soul." - Paxton Hood
God is the only book that can never be touched, open and seen. - Michael Bassey Johnson
All terrific but the people. THE PEOPLE. Everyone looks so exalted, or so wretched, or so spiffy, so funny, so splendid. If you are ever bored or blue, stand on the street corner for half an hour. - Maira Kalman
May I a small house and large garden have;And a few friends,And many books, both true. - Abraham Cowley
So here I am with this double life, one where my grammatically incorrect writing is a nice success with tens of thousands of readers, and another one where my carefully written books are read by a dozen people. - Christian A. Dumais
Stay unknown until you know what you want to be known for.#StokesNotes - Craig Stokes
The space between between breaths is measured in moments. But the space between Truths..? Lifetimes. - Brooke Burgess
And many strokes, though with a little axe, Hew down and fell the hardest-timbered oak. - William Shakespeare
When you meet a man who is broken, pick him up and carry him. When you meet a woman who’s broken, put her all into your arms. Cause we don’t know where we come from we don’t know where we are. - Laurie Anderson
Some days I like to wander to old and warn our places, forests ripped apart by man and streams that carry stagnant water where it use to flow. There is a sense of clarity in these places, a reflection of who I am or atleast who I have been. Broken, yet still incredibly beautiful. - Nikki Rowe
Closing one’s eyes when praying doesn’t increase the odds of the prayer being answered. It merely decreases the odds of being distracted. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
And Mrs. Fox said to her children, 'I should like you to know that if it wasn't for your father we should all be dead by now. Your father is a fantastic fox.'Mr. Fox looked at his wife and she smiled. He loved her more than ever when she said things like that. - Roald Dahl
Among my most prized possessions are words that I have never spoken. - Orson Scott Card
The reason so many people never get anywhere in life is because when opportunity knocks, they are out in the backyard looking for four-leaf clovers. - Walter Chrysler
We numb our minds and heart so one need not be broken and the other need not be bothered. - Peggy Haymes
Laugh until you cry;never let your eyes look dryThis is not a matter of joke;this is all to provokeour sense of humourLife is its own consumer! - Munia Khan
Honesty is nothing more than a party trick, and you know how much I love to dance. - Elizabeth Brooks
Periods are a period when nature forces prostitutes to go on leave. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Great occasions do not make heroes or cowards; they simply unveil them to the eyes of men. Silently and perceptibly, as we wake or sleep, we grow strong or weak; and last some crisis shows what we have become. - Brooke Foss Westcott
Five years from today, you will be the same person that you are today, except for the books you read and the people you meet. - Charlie "Tremendous" Jones
Akili yako isipokuwa timamu, familia itakushinda. Familia ikikushinda utalaumiwa na Mwenyezi Mungu. - Enock Maregesi
So as I shivered, naked and damp, in front of the bathroom mirror, I raised my eyes skyward. "I hope we're still okay."I got no answer, but then, I didn't really expect one. Answer or not, it didn't matter. That's the thing about faith, I guess. - Chloe Neill
Temporary extreme fear while saying the truth is easy to overcome than the perpetual fear of the unspoken truth. - Amit Kalantri
First-person narrators is the way I know how to write a book with the greatest power and chance of artistic success. - Anne Rice
We seldom look up to the person; we usually look up to their persona. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
No one ever went broke underestimating the taste of the American public.
Every day we do things, we are things that have to do with peace. If we are aware of our life..., our way of looking at things, we will know how to make peace right in the moment, we are alive. - Thich Nhat Hanh
A girl is not a predictable book but is a closed diary - ashadnan
People are not rain or snow or autumn leaves; they do not look beautiful when they fall. - Naveed A. Khan
In the Book of Life, The answers aren't in the back. - Charles M. Schulz
Manusia Indonesia tidak jera ditangkap sebagai koruptor, tetapi berpikir besok harus lebih matang strategi korupsinya. Mereka melakukan hal-hal melebihi saran setan dan ajaran iblis, pada saat yang sama bersikap melebihi Tuhan dan Nabi - Emha Ainun Nadjib
If you can't do anything about it, laugh like hell. - David Cook
Took me a while to get to the point today, but that is because I did not know what the point was when I started. - William Safire
You fit into melike a hook into an eyea fish hookan open eye - Margaret Atwood
Books are my greatest treasures. - Lailah Gifty Akita
...the Bible is probably the most genocidal book in the literary canon. - Noam Chomsky
When I have a wrong attitude, I look at life humanly. When I have a right attitude, I look at life divinely. - Charles R. Swindoll
A good book should leave you....slightly exhausted at the end. You live several lives while reading it. - William Styron
He looked very tired, a regard which manifested itself not in dark circles, or pallor, but a dreamy and bright-cheeked sadness. - Donna Tartt
Nothing humbles a rich man better than a poor man that isn’t willing to do ‘anything’ for money. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Miss Brooke had that kind of beauty which seems to be thrown into relief by poor dress. - George Eliot
It is through our extended family that we first learn to compromise and come to an understanding that even if we don't always agree about things we can still love and look out for each other. - Sara Sheridan
People search the world over looking for someone to love them, when they should be searching for someone to love. - Richelle E. Goodrich
Some people say, ‘Do not judge the book by its cover!’ Well, I say not to judge at all. People can say anything they want to say, but for me, cover does matter. - Toba Beta
The 2 prime movers in the Universe are Time and Luck.As the tag line of my favorite dirty joke would have it: "Keep your hat on. We could wind up miles from here. - Kurt Vonnegut
You can never, never have too many books - Drew Barrymore
And this man, who had sailed round Europe and navigated the Great Northern Route, leaned happily over half a ladleful of thin oatmeal kasha, cooked entirely without fat - just oats and water. - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you fall into an open sewer and die. - Mel Brooks
The unspoken word never does harm. - Kossuth
Personally I rather look forward to a computer program winning the world [chess] championship. Humanity needs a lesson in humility.
All other creatures look down toward the earth, but man was given a face so that might turn his eyes toward the stars and his gaze upon the sky. - Ovid
The desires of the heart are as crooked as corkscrews. - W.H. Auden
Character is power. - Booker T. Washington
I still find each day too short for all the thoughts I want to think, all the walks I want to take, all the books I want to read, and all the friends I want to see. - John Burroughs
Americans detest all lies except lies spoken in public or printed lies. - Edgar Watson Howe
I shall curse you with book and bell and candle. - Sir Thomas Malory
Like some wondrous birds out of fairy tales, books sang their songs to me and spoke to me as though communing with one languishing in prison; they sang of the variety and richness of life, of man’s audacity in his strivings towards goodness and beauty. - Maxim Gorky
Only as high as I reach can I growOnly as far as I seek can I goOnly as deep as I look can I seeOnly as much as I dream can I be - Karen Ravn
I am pushing you, even if it’s off a cliff, to create. Write that book, that song; pore over the concept of redecorating your life. I meet people all the time who say they’re not creative. Bullshit, motherfuckers, you are creative. - Nikki Sixx
All that you seek is hidden in book. - Lailah Gifty Akita
As he spoke, the wind whistled through the gaps in his teeth, creating an odd musical accompaniment to his words. -- unpublished as of Jan 11 2016, but surely due to appear in one of my works eventually. - Kira Stone
While browsing in a second-hand bookshop one day, was amused to find a copy of one of his own works which he himself had inscribed for a friend: "To ----, with esteem, ."He immediately purchased the book and returned it to the friend with a second inscription: "With renewed esteem, . - George Bernard Shaw
To be enslaved then, you needed to be ignorant. To be enslaved today, you need to be knowledgeable. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Broken things can be fixed and healed. Nothing is too difficult or too dirty to clean. - Marika McCoola
After 40 years of marriage, isn’t it amazing when you can look at your partner sound asleep next to you and still believe they have potential. - Kaylin McFarren
The fault I find with our journalism is that it forces us to take an interest in some fresh triviality or other every day, whereas only three or four books in a lifetime give us anything that is of real importance. - Marcel Proust
People believe that Noah's Ark is a legend when we are already apart of this legend, look around what do you see? - Abdulkadir Abdullahi Mohamed Mirre
Rather, she [Death] simply is the Ultimate Hostess who tells you when your table's ready. It's up to other powers what section you're seated in (smoking or non-smoking).
That's what we're all looking for. A certain peace with the idea of dying. If we know, in the end, that we can ultimately have that peace with dying, then we can finally do the really hard thing." Which is? "Make peace with living. - Mitch Albom from "Tuesdays with Morrie"
We enjoy warmth because we have been cold. We appreciate light because we have been in darkness. By the same token, we can experience joy because we have known sadness.
The children of the 1960's that you call the 'Manson Family' wanted to stop a war and turn the government and world to peace. They gave their lives when they took lives and they knew it. - Charles Manson
It is good to focus, but never forget to look around. If you focus on the wrong target, you may miss seeing all of the beauty around you. - Debasish Mridha
pessimists see people as liabilities to manage, as burdens or threats that we must minimize. - Arthur C. Brooks
Kindness is more than deeds. It is an attitude, an expression, a look, a touch. It is anything that lifts another person. - C.Neil Strait
Last night somebody broke into my apartment and replaced everything with exact duplicates... When I pointed it out to my roommate, he said, 'Do I know you?' - Steven Wright
My everlasting Summer fills heart with laughter like a blooming flower... Her diverse sounds is nature's symphony, sprinkle delight, with comfort of ocean breeze which needs no attest.. The unique every moment of soul's revival and its sun to shine... - Oksana Rus
I often like to enjoy the beauty of a beautiful book. - Debasish Mridha
I wish I could find MY books listed on GOODREADS - DODGING JOE, THE WOMAN WHO WOULDN'T EXPLAIN, THE BITTER GRAPES - ll available through Amazon and Createspace - - Saaskia Aark-Bennett
The more I write the more I learn about writing. It is easy to say what looks good or sound good on paper until you experience it for yourself. - Jeanette Michelle
Life-transforming ideas have always come to me through books. - Bell Hooks
Everyone understands the pain that accompanies death,but genuine pain doesn't live in the spirit,nor in the air, nor in our lives,nor on these terraces of billowing smoke.The genuine pain that keeps everything awakeis a tiny, infinite burnon the innocent eyes of other systems. - Federico García Lorca
Yesterday has gone, never to return. It is the past and over; learn from its mistakes and look to the future with optimism. - Marilyn L Rice
Look at Woden and his cheerily racist army of ethnic monocultured valkyrie fuck buddies. - Kieron Gillen
For books are more than books, they are the lifeThe very heart and core of ages past,The reason why men lived and worked and died,The essence and quintessence of their lives. - Amy Lowell
A quotation in a speech, article or book is like a rifle in the hands of an infantryman. It speaks with authority. - Brendan Francis
There's a hunger for stories in all of us, adults too. We need stories so much that we're even willing to read bad books to get them, if the good books won't supply them. - Philip Pullman
A favorite song or tune may stay on your mind for hours. A good book will stay on your mind until you find another. - F. Haywood Glenn
Freedom of speech is unnecessary if the people to whom it is granted do not think for themselves. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Sometimes life may look complicated than it is, but you'll have to play it just the way it is and make it proper, the way you would wish it to be in your own words. - Auliq Ice
There are two motives for reading a book: one, that you enjoy it; the other, that you can boast about it. - Bertrand Russell
Good design can't fix broken business models. - Jeffrey Veen
An ordinary man can surround himself with two thousand books and thenceforward have at least one place in the world in which it is always possible to be happy. - Augustine Birrell
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations. Bartlett's Familiar Quotations is an admirable work, and I studied it intently. The quotations when engraved upon the memory give you good thoughts. They also make you anxious to read the authors and look for more. - Sir Winston Churchill
She looked at the girl in the chair and she saw what youth was. It was oblivious, with things in its ears. - Ali Smith
I sat with the broken; I whispered their names, I let them feel for the first time; serendipity, would change the vision they see for a day - Nikki Rowe
Life is merely one very long day that routinely gets dark to give people a sensible excuse to keep their eyes closed for 8 hours. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
That is a good book which is opened with expectation and closed with profit. - Amos Bronson Alcott
Cooking is like love. It should be entered into with abandon or not at all. - Harriet Van Horne
When poverty declines, the need for government declines, which is why expecting government to solve poverty is like expecting a tobacco company to mount an aggressive anti-smoking campaign. - Stefan Molyneux
I spend money on convenient, comfortable and luxurious things; I spend money on books too. - Amit Kalantri
Tape the sound of the moon fading at dawn. Give it to your mother to listen to when she's in sorrow. - Yoko Ono
I never took hallucinogenic drugs because I never wanted my consciousness expanded one unnecessary iota. - Fran Lebowitz
God's plan will never look easy when you are sitting in hell. KEEP MOVING! - Shannon L. Alder
Two men look out through the same bars. One sees the mud and the other the stars. - Frederick Longbridge
We believed in the existence in this country of a vast reading public for intelligent books at a low price and staked everything on it. - Allen Lane
One of the most important qualities of a president is the ability to inspire, to bring people together for the common good. - DaShanne Stokes
Staying for your children is noble. However, staying with someone that teaches your children that "selective" evilness is okay is mental illness. - Shannon L. Alder
You don’t tell a boy that he is a boy. You simply act like a man. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
An ignorant man who is regarded as knowledgeable by people who are more ignorant than him is still ignorant. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
We pay attention to what we are told to attend to, or what we're looking for, or what we already know...what we see is amazingly limited. - Daniel Simons
Looks like Kelsey wins the award for early riser. And doesn’t she look purtier than a pat of butter meltin’ all over a stack of griddle cakes? - Colleen Houck
As I looked and looked, the living face became visible in the dead, the young in the old. This is what must happen to old married couples, I thought: the young man is preserved in the old one for her, the beauty and grace of the young woman stay fresh in the old one for him. - Bernhard Schlink
Democrats were quick to point out that President Bush's budget creates a 1 trillion dollar deficit. The White House quickly responded with "Hey, look over there, it's Saddam Hussein."
Free time is a terrible thing to waste. Read a book. - E.A. Bucchianeri
Wisdom is learning what to overlook. - William James
Never make a promise you can't keep.Never look down on a person you can't help.Never solicit a question you can't answer.Never judge a person you don't understand.Never condemn a person you don't know. - Matshona Dhliwayo
It is so easy to forget the importance of emotional self-care. Especially when we have obvious symptoms of mental and physical illness. Emotions seem irrelevant, unrelated, invisible. But when we look at a giant oak tree, the seed that bore it is invisible too. - Vironika Tugaleva
There never yet have been, nor are there now, too many good books. - Martin Luther
She took time to think on things; but time had already moved on without her. - sdparsons//IG poet
There are many little ways to enlarge your child’s world. Love of books is the best of all. - Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
I don't have to look at your eyes to listen that's whatmy ears are for. - Tina J. Richardson
My nose is broken," I said. Damn that Dumbo. Made me self-conscious."My ankle's broken," he said."Then I'll come to you. - Rick Yancey
Calling for an end to hate shouldn't be treated as a punishable offense. - DaShanne Stokes
If you like fantasy and you want to be the next Tolkien, don’t read big Tolkienesque fantasies Tolkien didn’t read big Tolkienesque fantasies, he read books on Finnish philology. Go and read outside of your comfort zone, go and learn stuff. - Neil Gaiman
People come to me for the solution of their problem, if my knowledge and experience is not enough to solve the problem, I go to my library read the relevant book and provide the solution. - Amit Kalantri
If you are looking for an excuse to quit you will find it, but if you are looking for a reason to continue you must fight for it. - Chris Burkmenn
You are. Before you are whatever you are labeled. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
She walked among the stars,The princess of the heavens,Looking for the one who caught her crystal tearsThat spilled out from liquid ice blue eyes-Rolling down pale cheeks-Then sealed up tenderly...In pearl alabaster jars... - Kallista Pendragon
Went to bed with a dream.Woke up with a purpose. - JohnA Passaro
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken. - Samuel Johnson
To be able to see into a friends' dream is a dream in itself.-Doctor Kōsaku Tokita (Paprika) - Yasutaka Tsutsui
A book is a treasure of life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The Bible is a handbook for successful living put together by the Creator for His creation - Eve Juurik
People lead lives of quiet desperation because they are unaware of the power they possess to reinvent their lives. - Dr. Asoka Jinadasa
I think people need hope when times are tough. I think they also need escape and adventure and fantasy. Books are like cheap mini vacations. - Michelle M. Pillow
Never Judge a Book by its Cover". This quote doesn't apply to books only, but also to people, places and everything else. - Edwin Rolfe and Lester Fuller
The victimisation, I saw, was universal. It didn't depend on poverty, on lack of education or on tradition. It didn't depend on any of the things I had thought it depended on. Men took it everywhere with them. - Tsitsi Dangarembga
God, after He spoke long ago to the fathers in the prophets in many portions and in many ways, in these last days has spoken to us in His Son. - Hebrews 1 12
One wonders in the end if books don't do more harm than good. - Marty Rubin
I'm sure we would not have had men on the Moon if it had not been for Wells and Verne and the people who write about this and made people think about it. I'm rather proud of the fact that I know several astronauts who became astronauts through reading my books. - Arthur C. Clarke
We have left undone those things which we ought to have done; and we have done those things which we ought not to have done. - Book of Common Prayer
My new favorite quote is, "Feed kids Cokes and french fries and you get an obesity crisis. Feed them mental junk food and you get non-readers and poor thinkers. - Joy Hakim
I looked up fairness in the dictionary and it was not there. - William Giraldi
The signature of our eyes, in other words, the way we look never changes even at the age of hundred! - Mehmet Murat ildan
He looked at his watch and knew he had to get going. He wished he could spend forever staring at her, but he was not meant to have that much happiness; he never thought he deserved it. Not after spending centuries as he did. - Daniele Lanzarotta
Be great, read great books. - Lailah Gifty Akita
There is a correlation between the number of days since a man last had sex, and, the number of things that he is willing to do for a woman. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
There are treasures in books that all the money in the world cannot buy, but the poorest laborer can have for nothing. - Robert G. Ingersoll
Life should be dealt with in small bites, large gulps will choke you. - TA Guimont
It’s easy to write a sentence, paragraph, or book. What’s difficult is writing the best sentence, paragraph, or book, you can write. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book. - Ronald Reagan
I can hear your angered silence,Taste your bitterness.Now I smell your vengeance,Yet see your lonely emptiness.I am your broken heart. - Anonymous
To some women, a job plays the role of a man. To most women, a man plays the role of a job. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Every Adventure Has a Back Story. When we look at our past relationships, often there are one or two we may tend to go back to in our minds, and we see them through the magic of the seven veils. - Barbara Becker Holstein
Never lose hope, though everything's bleak, though you feel so weak. Never shrink back, never look back, especially when you know that you're fighting for the right reasons, for the right people. - Jawe Querimit
An apology for the devil: it must be remembered that we have heard one side of the case. God has written all the books. - Samuel Butler
I haven't spoken to my wife in years. I didn't want to interrupt her. - Rodney Dangerfield
One always has a better book in one's mind than one can manage to get onto paper. - Michael Cunningham
I am obsessed with books.I am a book collector. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Broken people are beautiful. They have to put themselves back together every day. - Robert Tew
There would be fewer absent fathers, if straight men were turned on only by women with whom they would not mind having children. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Weather is a great bluffer. I guess the same is true of our human society -- things can look dark, then a break shows in the clouds, and all is changed. - E. B. White
Look twice before you leap. - Charlotte Bronte
Life is rose. Some look at the thorns ... some at the flower. - Scuro Chiaro - Photographer
To nurture your career, it makes sense to cultivate your strengths. To nurture your moral core, it is necessary to confront your weaknesses. - David Brooks
It is usually unbearably painful to read a book by an author who knows way less than you do, unless the book is a novel. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I'm in love with a girl who knows me better.Fell for the woman just when I met her.Took my sweet time when I was bitter.Someone understands,She knows how treat a fella right.Give me that feeling every night,She wants show love when I wanna fight,Now someone understand me. - Juxtaposition
GORGON, n. The Gorgon was a maiden bold Who turned to stone the Greeks of old That looked upon her awful brow. We dig them out of ruins now, And swear that workmanship so bad Proves all the ancient sculptors mad. - Ambrose Bierce
Look on beauty, and you shall see 'tis purchased by the weight. - William Shakespeare
People represented in book or film travel vast oceans of life unrecorded; studeo time costs money, and pens grow heavy. - Adrian Lamo
I think like a genius, I write like a distinguished author, and I speak like a child. - Vladimir Nabokov
Your destiny - by hook or crook, by this way or that, at some corner or nook - will catch up with you. - Fakeer Ishavardas
Tambua vitu vya muhimu katika maisha yako ijapokuwa unaweza kuacha alama katika dunia bila kujitambua baada ya kuondoka. - Enock Maregesi
Suddenly, he felt a tremendous stirring of hope inside his heart; it filled his whole body with its warmth. I may not be that much of a broken man, he thought to himself. - H. L. Balcomb
A wise person is like a lighthouse. We are looking for their lights and follow them when we are in danger. - Debasish Mridha
There is a correlation between the number of days since a man last had sex, and, the number of women that he is convinced he is in love with. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Your nature may carry deception and lies, but then it won’t stop me from loving you - Alok Jagawat
See--two who dreamed that dream, and you were one. - Caris Brooke
Love is not just looking at each other, it's looking in the same direction. - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Im looking for a girl who's fun to be around. - Ross Lynch
Would he ever have the strength to stop looking? - J.K. Rowling
If I may paraphrase 's well-known aphorism, I would say that 'books are the money of Literature, but only the counters of Science. Thomas Henry Huxley - Hobbes
Your love taught me to grieveand I have been needing, for centuriesa woman to make me grievefor a woman, to cry upon her armslike a sparrowfor a woman to gather my pieceslike shards of broken crystal - Nizar Qabbani
He who makes $25,000 annually through passive income is more enviable than he who earns $100,000 annually through a salary. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Politicians are crooks! - Kenneth Eade
Knowing that one thing you want is a great step. Sure, whether you prefer or not, you'll get offers, and many will seem just like that one thing you want. - Ufuoma Apoki
A phone call should be a convenience to the caller, not an inconvenience to the called. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Koliko reci ste u stanju da zadrzite u sebi u toku razgovora sa voljenom osobom? - Tamara Stamenkovic
And I'm dying to know, is it killing you like it's killing me? And the story of us looks a lot like a tragedy now. - Taylor Swift
You may not be the smartest, richest or best looking person but you're probably not the dumbest, ugliest or poorest either. - Rob Liano
Any work done with love - be it a photo or a meal or a painting - always looks so pretty, because love is a master of creating magical beauties! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You don't love someone for their looks, or their clothes, or their fancy car, but because they sing a song only you can hear. - Oscar Wilde
The world," he said, "is not a wish-granting factory," and then he broke down, just for one moment, his sob roaring impotent like a clap of thunder unaccompanied by lightning, the terrible ferocity that amateurs in the field of suffering might mistake for weakness. - John Green
I guess that’s the beauty of books. When they finish they don’t really finish. - Markus Zusak
Being in love is highly overrated.book: stuff i think about - Sondra Faye
Books are like ice cream; there is a flavor for everyone! - K. Lamb
And I don't know much about anything in this world but I do know how to read The book written in his eyes. The way he looks at me. - Tahereh Mafi
I can't believe I spent 13 years at school and never got taught cooking, gardening, conversation, massage, Latin, or philosophy. What were they thinking? That I would somehow live off inorganic chemistry? - Neel Burton
CINDERELLA"walked on broken glass."AURORA"Let a whole lifetime pass."BELLE"Fell in love with a hideous beast."JASMINE"Married a common theif."ARIEL"Walked on land for love."SNOW WHITE"Barely escaped a knife.Because LOVE means facing your biggest fear... <3 <3 :) :) - Pooja siwa
Ani saw herself clearly in that moment, as a face in darkness gains sudden dimensions in a flash of lightning - a young girl, a silly thing, a lapdog, a broken mare. - Shannon Hale
Broken Wind believed that we are traumatized as babies by intestinal gas or colic. The great shaman invented a technique called "gastral projection" to help release these traumas. His philosophy was simple: "To air is human ... but to really cut one loose is divine. - Swami Beyondananda
The present is the closest that you will ever get to the future. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
The meaning of life is to adventurously discover our gift. The purpose of life is joyfully share our gift with the world. - Robert John Cook
I miss you so much. Maybe if I say your name over and over again, it will eventually feel wrong to me. Like a word you write too many times suddenly doesn't look right anymore. I will try that. - Kate McGahan
We always think that we are right and we are best, but look at back and if you can see your past the you will be best in future. - viral panchal
I realized the world around me was fragmented and broken... I had to be gentle enough not to scrape against the jagged pieces. I would not be cut today. - Hubert Martin
Part of my soul goes into each quote I write. A book of my quotes can be yours for just $19.99. - Ryan Lilly
Culture becomes visible when we travel between cultures and when we look back in time to other cultures than our own. - Michael Ryan
Gene [Siskel] often mentioned something François Truffaut once told him: the most beautiful sight in a movie theater is to walk down to the front, turn around, and look at the light from the screen reflected on the upturned faces of the members of the audience. - Roger Ebert
My eyes hunger to read more books then time allows me to devour. - Jazz Feylynn
When love plays your life, and left you nothing but a memory of a broken heart heart,let the pain runs out in your eyes, it will make you feel better.Don't think you're strong when you're not, it will only makes you feel weaker.Be wise, accept, forgive and forget with no regret. - Bradley B. Dalina
Don't look for more honor than your learning merits. - Jewish Proverb
I always find that after reading books written by Jane Austen that I speak much more properly, at least for a while. - Becky Watson
You have to look in the mirror and do one of two things; love or hate who you see. So, be good to yourself - it's all the esteem you have. - Stacy Snapp-Killian aka StacyK
A regénykönyvek már nem mulattatnak, mert magam szebbeket tudok elgondolni. - Gyula Krúdy
I'm not sure what happened to me over the last few days. I lost myself, I think. I sank down into a hole for a while. They're tricky things, holes. You don't know you're in one until you get out. - Kevin Brooks
The images of Myth are reflections of Spiritual and Depth potentialities of every one of us. Through contemplating those we evoke those powers in our own lives to operate through ourselves. - Joseph Campbell
A candle, a book and a peaceful person mean three candles for the world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
One sometimes finds what one is not looking for - Alexander Fleming
I root through your remains,looking for the black box. Nothing leftbut glossy chunks, a pimp’s platinumtooth clanking inside the urn. I play youover and over, my beloved conspiracy,my personal Zapruder film - Erin Belieu
What starts out as an intrusive thought can turn into an overwhelming concept if we "feed" it with more negative thinking. From the book: Removing Your Shame Label. - Eddie Capparucci, LPC
...with each new book of mine I have always the feeling that this time I have picked a lemon in the garden of literature. - P.G. Wodehouse
The person you think is useless and a nobody today, might be the very person you will need tomorrow. Never look down on anyone. - Dr. Bien Sufficient
The act of copulation is like that of picking the nose. It's all right to be doing it yourself but it is a singularly unattractive spectacle for the onlooker. - Roald Dahl
A woman can look book moral and exciting ... if she also looks as if it was quite a struggle. - Edna Ferber
Now that I have found thee, I know that in the first step I took, I moved away from thee. - Idries Shah
They watched the rain and downed their Cokes like a pair of diabetics in a suicide pact. - Paco Ignacio Taibo II
Millions of deaths would not have happened if it weren’t for the consumption of alcohol. The same can be said about millions of births. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
If heaven really exists: then heaven is the job, hell is unemployment, while life is merely an interview. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Sometimes dreaming is opening your eyes and looking at the world around you. - Auliq-Ice
We can’t all be comedians, some people have to do the laughing. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I have seen a peaceful expression turn to anger as fast as a whip cracks, and so the look on the face might mean less than what it seems to be. - Erica Eisdorfer
It is not possible to conceive gods inhabiting a land which is made hideous by the smoke and din of mill chimneys and factories and whose roadways are traversed by rushing engines dragging numerous cars crowded with men mostly who know not what they are after. - Mahatma Gandhi
CRUEL HARVEST by is a compelling, riveting, unforgetable memoir that will keep you turning the pages. Published by Thomas Nelson and due for release August 2012. Kidnapped from an orphanage Frances is dragged across the country working in the fields. Youtubefrangrubb to see video book trailer. - Fran Elizabeth Grubb
How is it that music can, without words, evoke our laughter, our fears, our highest aspirations? - Jane Swan
There are many little ways to enlarge your child's world. Love of books is the best of all. - Jackie Kennedy
Am learning every day that there are more threads to me That I have been rising and changing, rediscovering who I ambecoming who I want to be putting the broken pieces back together and becoming an arrowcontinuing to rise into the light. - Author Honey Badger
An apology given just to appease one's conscience is self-serving and better left unspoken! - Evinda Lepins
Smoke the weed of your own heart to fly higher - Munia Khan
I could not conceive that [fans] actually wanted me to sign something. It took a long time for me to figure out (a) just say 'Thank you' and sign the thing, and (b) smile in the picture, because if you try to just half-smile you're going to look constipated. - Joss Whedon
Max looked around. "Where's your mutt?""Right here, asleep. He won't bite you again. I've talked to him about it, and he's really sorry - Rachel Gibson
The world around you know only that reflects on you, that is the success of a joker too. - Saga Valsalan
Ali sigurno razumije. Sigurno zna da se dogodilo nezamislivo, i da će preživljavanje iziskivati nekad nezamislive poteze. Jer više sati kasnije, kad se probudim u svom krevetu, na mjesečini vidim da je i on ondje. Šćućurio se pokraj mene, žute oči su mu na oprezu. Čuva me od noći. - Suzanne Collins
A good book is the best of friends, the same today and forever. - Martin Fraquhar Tupper
You'll make bundle of blunders if you consider yourself too clever to look at anothers work. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber-upward turns his face; But when he once attains the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend - William Shakespeare
Employment is the exploitation of the employer’s courage, and, the employed’s fear of failure. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Some things just couldn't be protectd from storms. Some things simply needed to be broken off...Once old thing were broken off, amazingly beautiful thing could grow in their place. - Denise Hildreth Jones
It's hard to know what to say sometimes, when someone does something so nice. It's hard to know where to look. - Nathan Filer
Books have always been among my most trusted of friends, Mr. Linden replied. The best of them allow the mind to wander wherever the author's musings lead. - Walter Dean Myers
Be contented when you have got all you want. - Holbrook Jackson
The bottom line is that (a) people are never perfect, but love can be, (b) that is the one and only way that the mediocre and vile can be transformed, and (c) doing that makes it that. We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love. - Tom Robbins
Books swept me away, this way and that, one after the other; I made endless vows according to their lights for I believed them. - Annie Dillard
There is no great companion like a book. - Lailah Gifty Akita
There is no one so grateful as the man to whom you have given just the book his soul needed and he never knew it. - Roger Mifflin - Christopher Morley
I love the ground under his feet, and the air over his head, and everything he touches and every word he says. I love all his looks, and all his actions and him entirely and all together. - Emily Brontë
People age even when you're not looking. - Randy K. Milholland
The only important thing in a book is the meaning that it has for you. - W. Somerset Maugham
A great leader may be executed in the name of malevolence, yet when his followers look upon his legacy they will see not only the man who once stood, but even more will they see the ideas for which he stood. - Riley Larock
Helena had been standing by her window looking out to sea, breathing in the fresh air and admiring the picturesque scene of a small ship sailing into the harbor.She had not been able to think of anything other than Mikolas for days."From LONGING the 3rd chapter of TRUE LOVE - Destin Bays
A book is a dream you hold in your hands - Neil Gaiman
If you resolve to give up smoking, drinking and loving, you don't actually live longer; it just seems longer.
I don't care what people say about how I look or even their opinion on my relationship. But the moment you judge my character is when we have a problem. - Rachelle Friedman
Never tell yourself that it's going to be okay. Because more times than you know, it wont be okay. You'll crash and burn and your dreams will turn to ashes. - Amber Pollard
I was 17 years old when I was killed by a vampire"-Ruby Kennedy from My Handsome Vampire. - Vianka Van Bokkem
Life is a Canvas. Every action of ours is a stroke of paint and at the end, how beautiful our painting is will depend upon all our strokes, all our Actions.- - RVM
Maybe she will be broken forever. but if it is so, she will adorn it with radiant elegance; and all that man will ever discern is her effortless grace and the softness of her smile. - Terry A. O'Neal
GreenHollyWood blocked me on skype..., and why???I can't make black jokes???So you can make, but I can't so sad! - Deyth Banger
If you want to know where your heart is, look where your mind goes when it wanders. - Ziad K. Abdelnour
Look deep into your own eyes so you may see your greatness and recognize the gifts that you were uniquely placed on this planet to learn from, to share, and to teach. - Monika Zands
And this is the only immortality you and i may share, my Lolita. - Vladimir Nabokov
He walked away. It was a shame really, but what could I do? He was the law; I broke the law, two things one should never combine.From WIP The Trinity Saints - Leslie Dawn Nash
Tuwape watoto wetu haki yao ya msingi ya kuwa watoto katika siku za ujana wao, kabla hawajawa watoto tena watakapokuwa wakubwa. - Enock Maregesi
If some musicians put half as much effort in to the business side as they do their outer look and appearances, they could be twice as far. - Loren Weisman
The better we become, the higher we climb. The higher we climb, the bigger our ego. The bigger the ego, the harder it is for us to look at others the same way we did before as we can get so full of ourselves we lose our true self. Always be humble. Even if you're good. Always. - Lik Hock Yap Ivan
It took me 42 years to write this song, and 5 minutes to sing it."[On The Heart of the Matter, during the Eagles' Hell Freezes Over tour.] - Don Henley
A book is like a garden carried in the pocket. - Chinese Proverb
Now this might disturb you, but I find I'm OK by myself;and I don't need you or your benevolence to make sense. - Morrissey
The Boy looked at him for a long time before responding. Well, as long as you’re my friend, I’ll never ignore you, he said with conviction. I know what it’s like to be invisible to other people. - Mike Resnick
Moksha (ultimate liberation) means that you just have to change your vision. - Dada Bhagwan
Sometimes I get the start of a story from a memory, an anecdote, but that gets lost and is usually unrecognizable in the final story."[A Conversation with , BookBrowse, 1998] - Alice Munro
A good book should make you laugh, cry or pee your pants. The best do all three! - G. Ernest Smith
Man in his usual perversity turns the footstool into a throne from whence he would feign direct the Almighty as to what He ought to do, giving the onlooker the impression that if God had half the compassion that those who pray (?) have, all would quickly be right - Arthur W. Pink
I think we ought to read only the kind of books that wound and stab us. - Franz Kafka
Books bring alluring colors to our mundane black and white world. - Caleb Reese
If you truly love film, I think the healthiest thing to do is not read books on the subject. I prefer the glossy film magazines with their big color photos and gossip columns, or the National Enquirer. Such vulgarity is healthy and safe. - Werner Herzog
Lost race? The Prince studied Orayna, trying to see something inhuman in her. Why have I never heard of these ‘Rathiuel’? Because, Azaroth rapped his knuckles on the Prince’s skull, you do not care to read. - Leonard G. Mokos
For every Gospel action, there is an opposite and devious demonic reaction. We see this in the book of Acts. It appears in church history. We experience it in our personal journeys. - Daniel Henderson
In order to survive our youth, many of us became sensitized to which conditions we had to play to, to receive attention. No wonder we mistook this attention for love. We thought love came in finite quantities—it had to be competed for among siblings, or it had to be paid for with exacting dues. - Maureen Brady
I hate that our world makes it look like everyone is perfect but you. Each and every one of us is human. Why are all the flaw that we all have hidden like they're not real? - Audrey Regan
You cant laugh at a joke agian and agian, but why do you keep crying over the same thing over and over agian? - Monika Ramzy
The prudent people are able to measure a person's level of selfishness by the amount of time s/he spends enjoying looking to oneself in the mirror. - Anuj Somany
Times are bad. Children no longer obey their parents, and everyone is writing a book. - Marcus Tullius Cicero
Never lend books - nobody ever returns them; the only books I have in my library are those which people have lent me. - Anatole France
People wonder why the novel is the most popular form of literature; people wonder why it is read more than books of science or books of metaphysics. The reason is very simple; it is merely that the novel is more true than they are. - G.K. Chesterton
Every well-written book is a light for me. When you write, you use other writers and their books as guides in the wilderness. - Kate DiCamillo
And the day inevitably comes when the scrapbook of summer, smeared with ice cream slurps and sweat stains, gives way to that new clean white notebook, spine unbroken, begging to be smudged with the enthusiasm of a number two pencil and a mind open to the possibilities. - Toni Sorenson
The elevator to success broke a long time ago, the problem is too many people are too lazy to take the stairs. - Jacob Maldonado
People-pleasers feel they must constantly be performing acts of service to others to gain acceptance. That requires a lot of work, effort, and energy. From the book: Removing Your Shame Label. - Eddie Capparucci, LPC
The dead look so terribly dead when they're dead. - W. Somerset Maugham
I helped with customers who raced through the front door in a mad search for the perfect gift. One that looked as if they'd put hours of thought into their choice. And yes, you're right. They were mostly men." -- Abby Shaw, Sucker Punched - Sammi Carter
To put a dreamer in their place isn’t dreaming. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Who the hell cares about what anybody else thinks? Just look into your heart and do whatever the hell makes you happy. - Dr Kelso Scrubs
Writing is perhaps the greatest of human inventions, binding together people who never knew each other, citizens of distant epochs. Books break the shackles of time. A book is proof that humans are capable of magic. - Carl Sagan
Finding out that you are not your lover’s only lover hurts, but not as much as discovering that you are the side chick or the side dick. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Historic unforgotten moments made by those who broke the rules..اللحظات التاريخية التي لا تنسى صنعت من قبل أولئك الذين كسروا القوانين - Hicham LM Kamelionaire
Somedays I ask myself why do I spend hours in the gym, then I look in the mirror and think "Damn I look good! - Augusta DeJuan Hathaway
When love breaks your heart, you need to remember, even a broken heart still has a beat. - Dixie Waters
Each time a man looks into your eyes, he is only searching to find himself; for he knows already, that he is part of you - Jeremy Aldana
You have to want the book enough to read it. - Lailah Gifty Akita
We never know what a day will bring us, but one thing we do know is that every morning we can wake up, smile and hope for the best. SMILE IT'S A NEW DAY - Ellen K. Wookey
God is the Master Author of your life. He has written every page of your life story in His eternal book. It's up to you to turn up the pages and move on with the next chapter or just get yourself stuck in the same content over and over again."- Elizabeth's Quotes - Elizabeth E. Castillo
Life is a game and there is full of cheat .. if you don't the cheap book you will play for the rest of your life but you will never get certain score to compete with high scorers. so find the cheap book to succeed in life . - Parker Bernard
When two broken hearts meet, they find their missing part in each other. - Luffina Lourduraj
Incipit del nuovissimo romanzo thriller drammatico "BRANDELLI D'ANIMA", disponibile già in formato ebook in tutti gli store online e presto anche in cartaceo.Buona lettura a tutti - Simone Turri
Self-Evaluation is healthy and constructive. Denial and self-delusion is DESTRUCTIVE. - Michelle Cook-Hall
I just met Stephen King in my dreams... I just said what I have watched and read from his books... Mainly I received a hug from him, it was like we are friends from long time. - Deyth Banger
If there's a will, there's a way!I feel larger than LIFE--and look up to the stars who shine down on me and have become my own personal cheerleaders....as my fingers tap on my computer late into the night.. - Donna Scrima-Black
I always secretly looked forward to nothing going as planned. That way, I wasn't limited by my imagination. That way, anything can, and always did, happen. - CrimethInc.
Look at the world around you and focus on the possibilities not the problem. - Debasish Mridha
Sluka shook her head. "We're talking about them in the past tense, and we never even discussed them in the present. It's like their only reason for existing was so they could die. - Alastair Reynolds
When you helped somebody, right away you were responsible for that person. And things always followed for which you were never prepared. - Martha Brooks
Soulmates are those people who will enter your life, fix it when it is broken, fill it when it is empty, and shower it with love when it is in drought. These people are not perfect, but they make every bit of your life, perfect for you. - Dhie S.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all. - Oscar Wilde
I scared a little porcupineand caught a quill in my behind.It hurt so badly in my tail,but tugging on it made me yell.The porcupine was still around,so I complained. He simply frownedand said, "Stop whining! Look and seehow many quills are stuck on me! - Richelle E. Goodrich
There are few things better than losing yourself in a book. And if you're lucky enough to have that adventure continue in a series, it's like chocolate ganache on the icing on the cake. - Richelle E. Goodrich
Fear is and has always been dead. It's how we picture it that makes fear come to life. - George Cooke
Any silly ism or stupid book that considers men above women, must be shunned like a lowlife demon. For, all's one, barring none. - Fakeer Ishavardas
Keep moving. Don't get bogged down. Don't think about the bad stuff. Smile and joke even when you don't feel like it. - Rick Riordan
As long as war is regarded as wicked it will always have its fascinations. When it is looked upon as vulgar, it will cease to be popular. - Oscar Wilde
You could climb to the top of the world and jump into the deepest of ravines, but if you don’t have someone to share it with you’ll always be looking back. - Saim Cheeda
Some days are better than others. The same can be said about people. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Don't trust a mirror that only tells you how wonderful you look. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Look into My eyes and tell me "Do you hate me ? - pavankumar nagaraj
We don't ask a flower any special reason for its existence. We just look at it and are able to accept it as being something different from ourselves. - Gwendolyn Brooks
Plagiarism is the fear of a blank page. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
... [They] took it upon themselves to start the laborious process of cranking up life again, after death has stopped us all in its tracks. - Diane Setterfield
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I -I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference. - Robert Frost
It is with words that my heart sings, with the substance of integrity my character soars and without regret I look back smiling ~bns - Bluenscottish
I'm a little bit naked, but that's okay. - Lady Gaga
You'll NEED someone to love while you're looking for someone TO love.
With Truth, Reason, and Morality off the board, we then capture their last Rook —that prissy little virtue, Temperance— for she depends on those other three for her beauty and was thus left wholly undefended. - Geoffrey Wood
I think your hair could blow every which ways in a high wind and still look pretty," he answered, then dropped his gaze and cleared his throat. "Uh, well, are you ready to go?" he added in a brisker tone."Joshua - Werner A. Lind
Best wide-angle lens? Two steps backward. Look for the 'ah-ha'. - Ernst Haas
Writing a book with completely fictitious characters is like running a democracy, centered around a capital state. You constantly live with the fear & suspicion that one of the characters will start an uncontrollable rebellion. - Shomprakash Sinha Roy
It's very simple; just look at your life to see where you're heading. You're always in a momentum of something. - Maria Erving
Painting calmed the chaos that shook my soul. - Niki De Saint Phalle
A tapping foot isn’t the best a listener can get from a song: A good song makes a listener dance. A great song makes him think. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
No one wants to read poetry. You have to make it impossible for them to put the poem down--impossible for them to stop reading it, word after word. You have to keep them from closing the book. - Muriel Rukeyser
I won't look back to regret yesterday, we're not handed tomorrow so I'll live for today - 3 Doors Down
And the victim must have been broken and must remain so, so that the externalization of evil is possible. The victim who refuses to assume this role contradicts society's simplistic view. Nobody wants to see it. People would have to take a look at themselves. - Natascha Kampusch
Some females are so "pretty", that all they have are their looks. Don't allow your attitude and ego to deduct from your pretty ladies. No matter how cute you think you are... your attitude can make you ugly real quick. - Randa Manning-Johnson
She walks to a tableShe walk to table She is walking to a tableShe walk to table now What difference does it makeWhat difference it make In Nature, no completenessNo sentence really complete thought Language, like woman,Look best when free, undressed. - Wang Ping
Step inside your favorite storybook and become lost in a journey only your imagination can envision. - K. Lamb
A good book is like a stream, with which we can flow slowly, playfully, it lets us savor the joy of weaving the magic of lovely thoughts, revealing the secrets of life with beautiful words. - Balroop Singh
I'm never really upset when a person lies because I don't place much value in truths. When you look at the grand design, you realize that there are no truths, only stories. In other words, the only truth is that we are all stories. Lies are just part of the story that we tell. - Lionel Suggs
I didn’t intend the book as anything therapeutic and I don't think that’s a novel’s goal or responsibility. - Hanya Yanagihara
when you know that writing your own book of life is so difficult to begin with, the least you can do for someone else, is to try to read the pages of a person rather than skip through the chapters. - lauren klarfeld
When there's Christmas in hell. that's what i call real Christmas! - Nadun Lokuliyanage
It's okay, we can go back from this." It comes out of his mouth so kind - he means it - and it just makes me feel worse. That he can kiss me like this and change everything, but still promise me nothing has to change because I can't promise him anything. - Courtney Summers
My godfather sad that story was abut taking the chaotic jigsaw of life, making it into a picture and putting a frame around it so that we could look at it, have control over it. Story and art are the humanizing elements of us. - Emma Thompson
don't look in my eyes you will fall into a deep well and drown - d nasty
Think to yourself that every day is your last; the hour to which you do not look forward will come as a welcome surprise. - Horace
If your best friends do not read books, they read you. - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
I wanted to read immediately. The only fear was that of books coming to an end. - Eudora Welty
In the very existence of this book we have a most concrete example of the manner in which at least one of these marvellous creatures [cats], acquiring both an editor and a publisher, has advanced the eventual complete feline take-over of the human race. - Paul Gallico
I smoke in moderation, only one cigar at a time. - Mark Twain
There are things people don’t understand. And they do what they want. There are rules that are not meant to be broken. - Aishwarya Shiva Pareek
Looking back and wondering if it could have worked eventually hurts more than trying and failing. - Dominic Riccitello
Thou shalt not use the 140 characters limit as an excuse for bad grammar and/or incorrect spelling. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
But death was sweet, death was gentle, death was kind; death healed the bruised spirit and the broken heart, and gave them rest and forgetfulness; death was man’s best friend; when man could endure life no longer, death came and set him free. - Mark Twain
I hate metaphors. That’s why my favorite book is Moby Dick. No frou-frou symbolism. Just a good, simple tale about a man who hates an animal. - Ron Swanson
Most vegetarians look so much like the food they eat that they can be classified as cannibals. - Finley Peter Dunne
Don’t look outside in the world or in wilderness to find the peace, look inside your heart, where it resides. - Debasish Mridha
I think solitude is a really positive thing. I cherish solitude immensely. In today’s society, there’s so much pressure to communicate, eat out, be friends with people. Why can’t you read a book on your own? Why have you got to have a book club? - Nicky Wire
The novel was set in an unspecified near future, because setting a novel in the present in a time of unprecedented technological and social dislocation seemed to me shortsighted.... To write a book set in the present, circa 2013, is to write about the distant past. - Gary Shteyngart
Transform yourself from desperate doormat to outspoken doormat-wielding proctologist. - Marla Buchanan
When I was your age...I wish I'd known that I already had everything I needed within myself to be happy, instead of looking for happiness at beauty counters. - Ilene Beckerman
The day when on the cover of my books, my name will appear in bigger font than the title of my book- I will stop writing because that would be the death of the writer in me. - Kirtida Gautam
Fantasy for the most part is really just reality reflected through a storybook lens. - Michelle Franklin
If I blink she'll disappear," he told her. She looked at him and said,"Maybe that is the best thing for you. - Donna Lynn Hope
Don't run around looking for someone who can sexually satisfy you, run around and look for the book which will intellectually satisfy you. - Michael Bassey Johnson
A writer's pen depreciates with every word that it writes. Whereas she appreciates with every word that she writes. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Do you want to know what you think about most of the time? Take a look at the results you're getting. That will tell you exactly what's going on inside. - Bob Proctor
Reading this book is like waiting for the first shoe to drop. - Ralph Novak
Some like to believe it's the book that chooses the person. - Carlos Ruiz Zafón
Sometimes the things in our heads are far worse than anything they could put in books or on film!! - C.K. Webb
We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year's Day. - Edith Lovejoy Pierce
I suppose no matter what I'm drawing, there will always be some sort of question in my mind about it. A work of art (even cartoon art)is never really finished; it is abandoned. - Brooke McEldowney
Your function as a critic is to show that it is really you yourself who should have written the book, if you had had the time, and since you hadn't you are glad that someone else had, although obviously it might have been done better. - Stephen Potter
I am grateful for all the chances I took which lead to a great paths. - Lailah Gifty Akita
If you go out looking for friends, you're going to find they are very scarce. If you go out to be a friend, you'll find them everywhere. - Zig Ziglar
There is virtue in work and there is virtue in rest. Use both and overlook neither. - Alan Cohen
We need leaders, we need political leaders and we need business leaders, and my hope for this book is that it helps create that next generation of business leaders that will lead us into the future. - James White Fellow of INSTAAR
Importance of the random: keep brushing up against people, books, experiences we don't yet know what to do with. - Alain de Botton
Don't start an argument with somebody who has a microphone when you don't. They'll make you look like chopped liver. - Harlan Ellison
I write entirely to find out what I'm thinking, what I'm looking at, what I see and what it means. What I want and what I fear. - Joan Didion
Impact of telling a lie: The day it is spoken to the day it is caught. - Neeraj Bhanot
There are two ways of exerting one's strength: one is pushing down, the other is pulling up. - Booker T. Washington
An unread book does nobody any good. Stories happen in the mind of a reader, not among symbols printed on a page. - Brandon Mull
I had a dream I was awake and I woke up to find myself asleep. - Stan Laurel
I wouldn't give you two cents for all your fancy rules if behind them they didn't have a little bit of plain ordinary everyday kindness, and a little looking out for the other fellow, too. - Sidney Buchman
Your Dream is not a person when you feel broken and failure enough to say that your dream is dead .Revive it ! don't give up . it's the only thing that makes you not a robot , it's the only thing that makes your life got a meaning . - Amir Shalaby
Sometimes our best speech is the way we look in silence! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Focus less on goals and more on the action needed to reach them - Dr. Asoka Jinadasa
We owe some of our successes to people who did not want to help us more than we do to those who have helped us. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
It's very hard to take yourself too seriously when you look at the world from outer space. - Thomas K. Mattingly II
Every new book we read in our brief and busy lives means that a classic is left unread. - B.R. Myers
I suppose that's the secret. If you're ever wishing for things to go back to the way they were, you just have to look up. - Lauren Oliver
Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing; it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it. - Lord Acton
As long as humanity has been human, it has looked toward the heavens and dreamed that some day, some way, there would be giant federal contracts involved. - Dave Barry
By all means, learn beyond the classroom. In the end, thats all that will matter - Gossy Ukanwoke
In modern politics, even the leader of the free world needs help from the sultan of Facebookistan. - Rebecca MacKinnon
Hope is not a planning tool. Imagination is. - Dr. Asoka Jinadasa
I definitely believe marijuana helps with menstruation. Since I started smoking pot, my girlfriend’s period has become painless for me - Randy Kagan
I think fantasy is best described as a kind of fiction that evokes wonder, mystery or magic, a sense of possibility beyond the ordinary world in which we live, and yet which reflects and comments upon that known world. - Kate Forsyth
Freedom begins the moment you realize someone else has been writing your story and it's time you took the pen from his hand and started writing it yourself. - Bill Moyers
You can't rely on how you look to sustain you, what sustains us, what is fundamentally beautiful is compassion; for yourself and for those around you. - Lupita Nyong'o
The mystery that surrounded how their souls were tied, would certainly make a great read in decades to come, but for the time being though, they had to surrender and observe, as destiny played chess with their lives, eager to prevent them from running away from it. - Pertunia Lehoka
A house without books is like a room without windows. - Horace Mann
Looking at your day from a golden day perspective helps you prioritize. - Elizabeth George
Financial parasites: greedy people who live luxurious life at the expense and hard work of others." ~ , an excerpt from the book, Odyssey of a Heart, Home of a Soul - Angelica Hopes
Personally, I believe Young Adult to be an arbitrary title that means the book "Can be enjoyed by anyone/Has a main character who’s not quite an adult/Isn’t really boring. - Shannon Hale
Another thing I need to do, when I'm near the end of the book, is sleep in the same room with it...Somehow the book doesn't leave you when you're asleep right next to it. - Joan Didion
When you lose a friend or a lover, those who remain in your life gain (more of your attention). - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
There is no Love Failure but for the Broken Heart. - Avinash Mullangi
HONESTLY ....I believe people are intimidated with truthful/ outspoken people. HONESTY..... will help you grow and it shows maturity.HONEST.....people will push you closer towards your destiny. - Takina Cupp
Be ashamed not of being single, or, unemployed. That comes standard. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
If only my genitals didn't floatWhen I relaxed in the bathAnd we both looked down and we both agreedIt's stupid to be a man - Leonard Cohen
I don’t like days that end without answers. I’ll just keep my eyes open and we’ll see what happens. I look up. One of the streetlights fades, disappearing as quick as it shone, the light sucked out of it. Life can be so hilarious sometimes I don’t have time to laugh. - Stacey Donovan
IF YOU CHOKE YOUR POTENTIAL BEFORE IT HAS AN OPPORTUNITY TO BECOME A POSSIBILITY YOU WILL NEVER REACH YOUR DESTINY - Mo Stegall
Quite often you look for answers and strength in friends (supposed 2b) around you, without realizing All the true strength and honest answers come from within!!! - v filipa ketteridge
In a research-poor context,isolated experience replaces professional knowledge as the dominant influence on how teachers teach. - Mike Schmoker
As long as anyone believes that his ideal and purpose is outside him, that it is above the clouds, in the past or in the future, he will go outside himself and seek fulfillment where it cannot be found. He will look for solutions and answers at every point except where they can be found--in himself.
Speaking about work isn’t working. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
We'd rather have a grand spectacle of retribution of the 'wicked', than their silent walk towards redemption that our wishes questions the depth and nature of our love and hearts. - Ufuoma Apoki
Not even a book on prosperity can prosper you, when what is expected of you is given, your time won't be wasted. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Every word first looks around in every direction before letting itself be written down by me. - Franz Kafka
The sketch hunter moves through life as he finds it, not passing negligently the things he loves, but stopping to know them, and to note them down in the shorthand of his sketchbook. - Robert Henri
Ultimately, culture, secular and otherwise, is a collection of survival strategies. The things that look like decoration—poetry, novels, music, dancing—if you strip away all the layers, are mechanisms for coping, surviving, understanding. - Ben Fountain
One of the greatest purposes a man/woman can ever be indulged in is the positive evolution of self for the selfless service to humanity. - Ufuoma Apoki
THERE is no frigate like a book/ To take us lands away... - Emily Dickinson
Maybe you should've let God do the planning, rather than doing it yourself. - C.B. Cook
Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome. - Booker T. Washington
Nothing is lost that we do not first see as lost. Visions born of fear give birth to our failing.Visions born of hope give birth to our success.What is possible lives within us, and it only remains for us to discover it. - Terry Brooks
And please return it. You may think this a strange request, but I find that although my friends are poor arithmeticians, they are nearly all of them good bookkeepers. - Walter Scott
If it looks like a duck and sounds like a duck, it could be a really ugly swan. - Timmothy Radman
Look beyond what you see. - Lailah Gifty Akita
They've never known a time when people drank rain water because it was pure, or could eat snow, or swim in any river or brook. The last time I drove to Washington the traffic was so bad that I could have made better time with a horse. - Madeleine L'Engle
If human beings were really progressive creatures, then all boys would be smarter, healthier, and, wealthier, than their grandfathers. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Some people come to the edge of the cliff and they look over, then run away in fear. They never realize it's possible to fly, to soar, to be free. They spend their lives crawling along cliff tops without finding the courage. - Michael Dobbs
Call me a troglodyte; I'd rather peruse those photos alongside my sweetheart, catch the newspaper on the way to work, and page thorough a real book. - Clifford Stoll
Things look and sound better, when we all get the balance of harmony just right. " ~ - Roy Hale
Loki'd! - Tom Hiddleston
Poetry is an attempt to penetrate the dense reality to find a place where the simplest things look as new as through the eyes of a child. - Czeslaw Milosz
When a mad man found some certain way to express his insanity in original way, he would get promoted to be called an Artist.... Wait, are you talking about me? - Hiroko Sakai
Smoking is indispensable if one has nothing to kiss - Sigmund Freud
Horror can damage your brain" - HAHAHAHA the best joke ever heard (It was said by GreenHollyWood". I really don't believe in that in case I use them to relax! - Deyth Banger
Sometimes the closer we got to a situation, the less clear it looked. - Wally Lamb
She made struggle look beautiful; so much, even darkness feared her light - Nikki Rowe
Dare to Explore. Dare to Dream. Dare to Discover. Dare to break the rules. Dear to Leave. Dare to Begin. Dare to Live. Dear to Love. Dare to be You. - Oksana Rus
You have a choice, you either give it your best, or alternative you give up. Don't look back upon your life with regret, make the changes you want and make them now!". - Darren Housley
Verovao vetru, povetarcu, sad sam oduvan od razočarenja. - Marko Sokolovic
Unlike wealth, fame makes it easier for some men and more difficult for some to sleep around. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
This is my favorite book in all the world, though I have never read it. - William Goldman
You can choose daily to brace up and face the harsh realities of life . . . Or while away the days that come by daydreaming . . . Better still, you can make your dreams your realities. - Ufuoma Apoki
Love can only be true and free when you are fully healed from painful past and any form of brokenness. - Kemi Sogunle
Some people claim that it is okay to read trashy novels because sometimes you can find something valuable in them. You can also find a crust of bread in a garbage can, if you search long enough, but there is a better way. - Jim Rohn
It is always the simple things that change our lives. And these things never happen when you are looking for them to happen. Life will reveal answers at the pace life wishes to do so. You feel like running, but life is on a stroll. This is how God does things. - Donald Miller
Everyone wants to know how you can tell when it's true love, and the answer is this: when the pain doesn't fade and the scars don't heal, and it's too damned late. Jonathan Tropper, from The Book of Joe - Madelon Phillips
Even a book with completely empty pages will change you because you will start thinking about the reason behind this emptiness and once you enter the thinking territory it means that you entered a territory of change! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you are down to nothing, God and the universe are always up to something!!! Be strong in your faith, that place within you where love is found. Those powerful forces within you and with out are working it out for you! Be encouraged and know everything will be okay again soon - Angie karan
Love is an act of endless forgiveness; a tender look which becomes a habit. - Peter Ustinov
...It is only now that memory works both ways. Which of us dreamed it - those from the country of nights five times as warm and as cold, or those who turned away and woke? - Angele Ellis
All men have their frailties; and whoever looks for a friend without imperfections, will never find what he seeks. - Cyrus the Great
A kind word never broke anyone's mouth. - Irish Proverb
I don't want to be rich and famous but I want to die knowing I stood infront of a broken man and gave him one reason to smile again. - Nikki Rowe
I take pleasure in my transformations. I look quiet and consistent, but few know how many women there are in me. - Anaïs Nin
He who laughs last is generally the last to get the joke.
If you can't be an author, be a book - Sivaprakash Sidhu Sivaprakash G Sivaprakash Gopal, sivaprakash sidhu, sivaprakash, sivaprakash, sidh
Now I know what the atom looks like. - Ernest Rutherford
He sits and he waits,Feeling broken and hollow.Hands held close to his face.Screaming, "Why do I bother?"They'll just tear me down,Rip me apart, cast aside like a sinnerWith no words from the wise - Of Mice & Men
I wear a taint of rationing, that's all. I have the thready, ashamed look of a reduced person who assumes there is a worse reduction to come. - Morag Joss
The actions of our closest friends say a lot about our character—what we overlook, what we contribute to and what is important to us when the world doesn’t take notice. - Shannon L. Alder
We all have a grain of god in us. We do get opportunities to realize it, when moments in life demand selfless deeds of compassion from us. But we often squander them. - Ashok Kallarakkal
Honestly, if you're looking for love and you're not too choosy, hang around a hardware store fingering screws. - Marian Keyes
Beautiful are those whose brokenness gives birth to transformation and wisdom. - John Mark Green
A good Policeman/woman looks for crimes. A bad policeman/woman looks for opportunity. - Richard Diaz
It dawns on you one day... how precious your life is and how not okay it is for anyone, ever, to cause you any amount of suffering, ever. Then the next time you step out the door you look at everyone and you’re thinking, My life is precious and you’re not allowed to hurt me. - C. JoyBell C.
I suppose what one wants really is ideal company and books are ideal company. - Anita Brookner
I have more wisdom than any books ever written in history of times, any scripture ever written which you rhyme but this is not my purpose. - Santosh Kalwar
heavily tattooed women can be said to control and subvert the ever-present 'male gaze' by forcing men (and women) to look at their bodies in a manner that exerts control. - Margo Demello
Successful people in this world are those who get up and look for circumstances they want. If they can't find them, they make them. - George Bernard Shaw
Books to the ceiling, Books to the sky, My pile of books is a mile high. How I love them! How I need them! I'll have a long beard by the time I read them. - Arnold Lobel
When I wrote this song I felt pretty unoriginal because everybody writes love songs, and everybody feels like their love is the most important and when their love ends and they get their heart broken, that nobody understands. And…that’s ridiculous, but so am I. - Tegan Quin
If you are looking at anything from one point, from one angle, you can never attain wisdom because wisdom is to see all the things from every point, from every angle! - Mehmet Murat ildan
...Okay... probably now you have read all my books up to now..., you have check out everything what I have and you are asking what more???Check out horror and try to understand it! - Deyth Banger
[I]t's not just the books under fire now that worry me. It is the books that will never be written. The books that will never be read. And all due to the fear of censorship. As always, young readers will be the real losers. - Judy Blume
Look into the eyes of a chicken and you will see real stupidity. It is a kind of bottomless stupidity, a fiendish stupidity. They are the most horrifying, cannibalistic and nightmarish creatures in the world. - Werner Herzog
Being forever available to the rest of the world is overrated. I mean, what are 'missed calls' invented for? - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
In every fat book there is a thin book trying to get out. - Unknown
My Ancestor Series of adventure-thrillers run like a raging river. I'm now in the editing process with my next thriller, "The Apothecary." Please go to my website for excerpts, synopses, and book trailers of all my works: . Marshall Chamberlain - http://www.gracepublisihing.org
Yhteiskunta saa jokaisen ajamaan omaa etuaan muiden kustannuksella, mutta jatkuva pelko aseman menetyksestä pitää ihmiset pelokkaina ja onnettomina."Essee Virginie Despentesistä teoksessa Tarinoiden paluu. - Päivi Mäkirinta Brink
I hunger for books. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The best way to not get your heart broken, is pretending you don't have one. - Charlie Sheen
My heart had been crush torn and crumble but I'm still here and I'm not broken I'm still fighting my way out - Joyce Guo
Art is a consciousness-provoking vessel. - ELLE NICOLAI
Let my heart be broken by the things that break the heart of God. - Bob Pierce
Naturally, since I myself am a writer, I do not wish the ordinary reader to read no modern books. But if he must read only the new or only the old, I would advise him to read the old. - C.S. Lewis
A breakup is a loss to both parties; not only to he or she who is told that it’s over. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
You may think I’m small, but I have a universe inside my mind. - Yoko Ono
Strength is seeing yourself as you are. - Taro Okamoto
A peculiar virtue in wildlife ethics is that the hunter ordinarily has no gallery to applaud or disapprove of his conduct. Whatever his acts, they are dictated by his own conscience, rather than by a mob of onlookers. It is difficult to exaggerate the importance of this fact. - Aldo Leopold
When I was very young, before I could read, I remember being very interested in comic books. - Nathan Fillion
Even if you have not awakened, if you realize that your perceptions and activities are all like dreams and you view them with detachment, not giving rise to grasping and rejecting discrimination, then this is virtually tantamount to awakening from the dream. - Muso Kokushi
I believe in destiny Angel. I believe every choice I've made has brought me closer to you. I looked for you for a very long time. I may have fallen from heaven, but I fell for you. - Becca Fitzpatrick
Book lust forever! - Nancy Pearl
Live every moment.. in an effort to bring a positive difference to the world - Alok Jagawat
Just keeping being you. Don't worry what people think. Being you is cool, okay? - Ashton Irwin
Just the knowledge that a good book is awaiting one at the end of a long day makes that day happier. - Kathleen Norris
I caused my husband's heart attack. In the middle of lovemaking I took the paper bag off my head. He dropped the Polaroid and keeled over and so did the hooker. It would have taken me half an hour to untie myself and call the paramedics, but fortunately the Great Dane could dial. - Joan Rivers
The last thing one knows when writing a book is what to put first. - Blaise Pascal
The best way to show that a stick is crooked is not to argue about it or to spend time denouncing it, but to lay a straight stick alongside it - D.L. Moody
Never memorize something that you can look up. - Albert Einstein
You know the look: genius gone to pot, and ready to join the Communist Party - William Saroyan
Of all the unexpected things in contemporary literature, this is among the oddest: that kids have an inordinate appetite for very long, very tricky, very strange books about places that don’t exist. - Adam Gopnik
One of the only things more powerful than the human heart is the that it takes to heal one that has been broken - Tommy Cotton
You may choose to look the other way but you can never say again that you did not know. - William Wilberforce
Relate to a life situation in the deepest sense: not from the standpoint of the ego that bemoans its fate and rebels against it, but from... the greater inner law that has left behind its small birth, the narrow realm of personal outlook, for the sake of renewal and rebirth. - Max Zeller
Let us be honest we have praised Angulimala, will make no difference If you convey my salute to Amrapali. - Suman Pokhrel
Every single element of this universe is interesting, all you need is to take a look. - MHQ
The most risky liability of your life is 'the unspoken truth'. - Amit Kalantri
In old days books were written by men of letters and read by the public. Nowadays books are written by the public and read by nobody. - Oscar Wilde
Ha egyedül vagyok egy szobában, akkor ember vagyok. Ha bejön egy nő, akkor férfi lettem. És annyira vagyok férfi, amennyire az, aki bejött a szobába. - Frigyes Karinthy
Don't look back you're not going that way. - Anonymous
I've seen a look in dogs' eyes, a quickly vanishing look of amazed contempt, and I am convinced that basically dogs think humans are nuts. - John Steinbeck
You look after your empire; I'll look after myself.
A book gets rejected because it's not ready to be published. - Gina B. Nahai
Giving up smoking is the easiest thing in the world. I know because I've done it thousands of times. - Mark Twain
To look out at this kind of creation out here and not believe in God is to me impossible. - John Glenn
people often ignore the misfortune of others, you see. The world is a heartless place but it's not always because they don't care. It's sometimes because the are embarrassed, or because they don't know what to say, or because they simply cannot beat ro look into the eyes of someone who is suffering. - Sarah Moore Fitzgerald
REVIEW, v.t. To set your wisdom (holding not a doubt of it, Although in truth there's neither bone nor skin to it) At work upon a book, and so read out of it The qualities that you have first read into it. - Ambrose Bierce
Be aware of yourself without thinking or looking in the mirror - Bert McCoy
If a book falls in the woods and nobody read it, was it ever written? - Neil Leckman
Soft on the neck of either dove love's hands let slip the reins: and while we look for light of love, love's twilight wanes... - Oksana Rus
But Jesus looked at them and said, "With men, it is impossible. But not with God. With God, all things are possible. - Mark 10 27
As a boy, I used to marvel that the letters in a closed book did not get scrambled and lost overnight. - Jose Luis Borges
I find television very educational. The minute somebody turns it on, I go to the library and read a good book. - Groucho Marx
Patience, my friend; Once again, I say, Patience. In an era 'plagued' with speed, doggedness of character and drudgery of persistence is the only guarantee to mastery. - Ufuoma Apoki
We are each other's harvest; we are each other's business; we are each other's magnitude and bond. - Gwendolyn Brooks
Never having been able to succeed in the world, he took his revenge by speaking ill of it. - Voltaire
The brain is like a muscle; books are the diet and writing is the workout. - Stewart Stafford
They took my booksbecause my message was love.They took my penbecause my words were love.Then they took my voicebecause my song was love.Soon they’ll take myselfso nothing remains.But they don’t know that when I'm gonemy love will stay. - Kamand Kojouri
Beauty without grace is the hook without the bait. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Filling a bookcase is like gathering a social circle.
...ending a book with a sequel in such a way that the reader still has faith in the characters and in the writer. That's finesse. - Shandy L. Kurth
I wish every day could be Halloween. We could all wear masks all the time. Then we could walk around and get to know each other before we got to see what we looked like under the masks. - R.J. Palacio
If you could see into a woman’s heart you’d be shocked at the cracks and chasms of self-doubt, fear, and pain it holds. It’s a wreck and yet it manages to love like it’s never been broken. - Toni Sorenson
I wanted to do something new. The world is becoming a global village and we have to understand these different cultures. There is a Danish culture, an Israeli culture and so on. So if you want to go to Denmark, then read the book. - Enock Maregesi
Oh,' said a very white body as it threw a wrist watch to the ground which broke without attracting anyone's attention, 'Oh, how can anyone not love poetry, natural machines, large white houses, the brilliance of steel, crimes and wild passions? - Robert Desnos
Libraries are more than just a storage place for books, they are treasure troves filled with creativity and knowledge. And that knowledge can be empowering. - R.L. Hemlock
I never knew how much I missed pickles and pickle juice. It's like, an overwhelming feeling that I can't even explain. - Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi
If there so many hurdles in your life to achieve something, you have to believe God firmly.Because He is creating a wonderful story to inspire people through you, that couldn't be done with a single stroke of success. - raja shakeel mushtaque
Don't try to provoke me, you won't win because of few words... I will be just quite because you are under my level! - Deyth Banger
knowledge without application is like a book that is never read' , Hemel Hempstead. - Christopher Crawford
Beware of leaders who prefer controlling 100 % of nothing over sharing a fortune. - Julion Okram
If a book were written all in numbers, it would be true. It would be just. Nothing said in words ever came out quite even. - Ursula K. Le Guin
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing which you think you cannot do.
See everything, overlook a great deal, correct a little. - Pope John XXIII
Most people who are would each not be in love with their partner, if they did not have the kind of genitals they have. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
You are beautiful, but you are empty. One could not die for you. To be sure, an ordinary passerby would think that my rose looked just like you--the rose that belongs to me. But in herself alone she is more important than all the hundreds of you other roses: because it is she that I have watered. - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Religion is textbook, Spirituality is soul work. - Kaitlin D.S. Cammie
Unfortunately when I'm on my death bed I believe I'll be like most people and still looking for Jesus. And yes I've checked my sock drawer. - Stanley Victor Paskavich
We took such care of tomorrow, but died on the way there. - Warsan Shire
So much can be done,even when little is said.So little can be done,even when much is spoken. - Matshona Dhliwayo
If pregnancy were a book they would cut the last two chapters. - Nora Ephron
Dear Lover...you are the only man, who never hurt me, but broke my heart. - Lori Jenessa Nelson
When I lay these questions before God I get no answer. But a rather special sort of 'No answer.' It is not the locked door. It is more like a silent, certainly not uncompassionate, gaze. As though He shook His head not in refusal but waiving the question. Like, 'Peace, child; you don't understand. - C.S. Lewis
Every day we live, we are writing our own secret book. - Chrys Fey
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us. - Helen Keller
All good books are alike in that they are truer than if they really happened and after you are finished reading one you feel that it all happened to you and after which it all belongs to you. - Ernest Hemingway
Nobody ever went broke underestimating the intelligence of the American public. - H. L. Mencken
My bounce-around life had taught me that dreams were dangerous things - they look solid in your mind, but you just try to reach for them. It's like gathering clouds. - Kirby Larson
If you wish to see God; look people in the eye, listen to them, and see how they treat other people. - stacy snapp killian: StacyK
It’s not conversion 'therapy;' it’s conversion brainwashing. - DaShanne Stokes
The best way to get through any challenge is to step back, look up at the sky, breathe deeply in and out, smile if you have to…then dive in. - Waylon H. Lewis
Everywhere I looked, demons of the future [were] on the battlegrounds of one’s emotional plane. - David Bowie
I dream of books! - Lailah Gifty Akita
A book is a mirror; if an ass peers into it, you can not expect an apostle to peer out. - Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Feminist movement is pro-family. - bell hooks
Be careful how you live. Someone is always watching and will look to you as an example, an excuse, or a warning. The message some choices send is why struggle to do the right thing when you can do the wrong thing and be happy. Should we be happy or should we be right? - Donna Lynn Hope
nothing is more opaque than absolute transparency. Look--my feet don't hit the marble! Like breath or a balloon, I'm rising, I hover six inches in the air in my blazing swan-egg of light. You think I'm not a goddess? Try me. This is a torch song. Touch me and you'll burn. - Margaret Atwood
Buy this book , buy this book , you need this book, buy book now.'Subliminal messaging works! - Nick Jimbanis
Be such a man, and live such a life, that if every man were such as you, and every life a life like yours, this earth would be God's Paradise. - Phillips Brooks
My publisher told me that the number of readers of this book will be inversely proportional to the number of equations it contains. - Stephen Hawking
A must read book; the Holy Bible. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Pray the largest prayers. You cannot think a prayer so large that God, in answering it, will not wish you had made it larger. Pray not for crutches but for wings. - Phillips Brooks
We each joked to close friends that the secret to saving a relationship is for one person to become terminally ill. Conversely, we knew that one trick to managing a terminal illness is to be deeply in love—to be vulnerable, kind, generous, grateful. - Paul Kalanithi
I'm sorry," he muttered. "If I... uh, hurt your feelings or something." She glared at him. "I'm not hurt. I'm pissed off and sexually frustrated." His head snapped back on his spine. Well... then. Okaaaaay. - J.R. Ward
Change is the law of life; and those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future. - John F. Kennedy
...because there's a secret order. The books, you can't place them random. The other day I put Cervantes next to Tolstoj.And I thought, if close to Anna Karenina we have Don Quixote, sure the latter will do his best to save her. - Ettore Scola
I couldn't believe it had taken me all these years to see this side of him. He tucked himself inside a shell, shutting himself away from others here because the palace had trapped him. Behind the books and the snippy remarks there was a curious, engaging, and sometimes very charming person. - Keira Cass
Even the best cookery book is no substitute for even the worst dinner. - Aldous Huxley
When anyone asks me about the Irish character, I say look at the trees. Maimed, stark and misshapen, but ferociously tenacious. - Edna O'Brien
A book is not complete till it reaches a reader. - Aman Jassal
Great! I’m addressing the King of Altoln…about who knows what, but I’m at the centre of it and everyone’s looking at me now, oh for all the gods’ sake Falchion, swallow it down and say something damn you. - J.P.Ashman
Be careful—my heart is broken—and you could fall in - John J. Geddes
The more you read and observe about this Politics thing,you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.The one that's out always looks the best - Will Rogers
More times than I can remember I look around and I ask why the hole I’m in looks so strangely familiar. Probably because it looks a whole lot like all the other ones I dug before I got around to digging this one. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Regardless of how far we have come, we are still looking for answers. - Stephen Richards
Nothing better than this moments of new year, to say : goodbye last day, last month, last year. Do i confused to say goodbye facebook? goodbye virtual world? - Nabil TOUSSI
feminism is for everybody - bell hooks
She wasn't broken. She was just bent, over the chance of being ignored by the one she loved. - Robert M. Drake
Writers: read books. Read good books. Read bad books. Learn what does and does not work. - Kira Hawke
Relationships & personal Interactions are like having food...if it doesn't taste well, we can't eat it, no matter how beautiful it looks ~ - Rajneesh Shrma
When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind. - Michel de Montaigne
A book is sacred gift. - Lailah Gifty Akita
If you are looking for a job that may make you sick, I can recommend working at a high powered solar photovoltaic (PV) utility power plant. - Steven Magee
Het was een vergissing vanwege de juf, te denken dat alleen de dingen die in de boeken staan interessant zijn. Ook deze, die er nog niet in staan, zijn merkwaardig. - Louis Paul Boon
He was the monster that no one thought to look for in the light of day. It was a common mistake. People often believed they were safer in the light, thinking monsters only came out at night. But safety - like light - is a facade. Underneath, the whole world is drenched in darkness. - C.J. Roberts
Books have the same enemies as people: fire, humidity, animals, weather, and their own content. - Paul Valery
In fiction: we find the predictable boring. In real life: we find the unpredictable terrifying. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Your relationship or marriage is dead or dying, if you almost always have to remind your partner to miss you (and/or they almost always have to remind you to miss them). - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
People open bookstores because they want their souls back.(from "Two Women" published in Do Me: Tales of Sex & Love from Tin House) - Elizabeth Tallent
A book can be as dangerous as a sword in the right hands. - George R.R. Martin
I have been heartbroken once and it has affected all of my relationships from there on. But now I look at it as an occupational hazard. If you are in the meat market at some point you are gonna get mad cow disease. - Dominic Monaghan
These people have learned not from books, but in the fields, in the wood, on the river bank. Their teachers have been the birds themselves, when they sang to them, the sun when it left a glow of crimson behind it at setting, the very trees, and wild herbs. - Anton Chekhov
oh god i live in sea of shallow people ..i hope someday find who really deeper than every book i read it.. - angham
We can strive to put the past behind us, serve God to the best of our ability now, and look ahead to the glorious future! - Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society
There is more to life than making a living. Do not work more than you live. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I'd run. But maybe you can't run. Think of that, too.' His yellow eyes seemed to look inward, and he sounded tired. 'Sometimes you can't run. - Robert Jordan
I prize the soul that slumbers in a quiet eye. - Eliza Cook
Most people do not really want others to have freedom of speech, they just want others to be given the freedom to say want they want to hear. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill. - Barbara W. Tuchman
When ready to settle down: women are more interested in where the man is going; men are more interested in where the woman has been. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Sometimes when you look back on a situation, you realize it wasn't all you thought it was. A beautiful girl walked into your life. You fell in love. Or did you? Maybe it was only a childish infatuation, or maybe just a brief moment of vanity. - Henry Bromel
God is looking for sincere men he could send to politics to manage politics for him. - Sunday Adelaja
Science is a bit like the joke about the drunk who is looking under a lamppost for a key that he has lost on the other side of the street, because that's where the light is. It has no other choice. - Noam Chomsky
The heart was made to be broken. - Oscar Wilde
A horny man is seen. A horny woman is heard. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Cinta tidak secengeng itu, sayang!Menyerah pada airmata. Ia gagah dan berani,Melewati suka-duka dunia. - roki j
Those who wish to sit, shut their eyes,and meditate to know if the world's true or lies,may do so. It's their choice. But I meanwhilewith hungry eyes that can't be satisfiedshall take a look at the world in broad daylight. - Rabindranath Tagore
You must go to the school or to the books or on the field because knowledge doesn't come to you, you must go to the knowledge. - Amit Kalantri
*Forever* is an illusion that human beings promise each other when they are horny, or, trying to appear holy. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Could an enemy really curse someone? Could the enemy affect reality by the deliberate mental intent of harming? - M.J. Mandoki
To hear how great your friends think you are: fake your death, or, get married. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
The only people you have to look out for in life are the people that don't care about anything or anyone. These are the people that end up teaching your children. - Shannon L. Alder
Never write a book and let it sit on a shelf - Marvela Dawnay
The stories of past courage can define that ingredient-they can teach, they can offer hope, they can provide inspiration. But they cannot supply courage itself. For this each man must look into his own soul. - John F. Kennedy
Attitudes are like mirrors, they reflect towards anyone that's looking. - Karl Kloppenborg
Mega biblion, mega kakon (Big book, big evil) - Callimachus
Words cannot do justice to the pleasures of a good bookshop. Ironically.( Trafalgar Square) - Waterstones
Stars don’t beg the world for attention; their beauty forces us to look up. - Matshona Dhliwayo
We love to buy books because we believe we're buying the time to read them.[Inside Out (VH1)] - Warren Zevon
Books signify the mind of many souls. - Lailah Gifty Akita
103When we try to be something that we are not, we become the slave of a rigid, fixed mind, following a rule about how things have to be. The violence and the anger in us remain unnoticed, because we are caught in our pictures of how we should be. - Charlotte Joko Beck
You don't die of a broken heart, you only wish you did.
Dance, when you're broken open. Dance, if you've torn the bandage off. Dance in the middle of the fighting. Dance in your blood. Dance when you're perfectly free. - Jalaluddin Rumi
He sits, strong and blunt as a Celtic cross, Clearly used to silence and an armchair: Tonight the wife and children will be quiet At slammed door and smoker's cough in the hall. - Seamus Heaney
the quality of your mind depends on the quality of your thought - okorie deborah
Love is an exploding cigar we willingly smoke. - Lynda Barry
No, she wasn't losing language. She was choking on it. - Gregory Maguire
You are the same today that you are going to be five years from now except for two things: the people with whom you associate and the books you read. - Charles Jones
Pure intuitive faith differs as much from fanaticism as fire from smoke, or music from mere noise; those who confuse the two are like the deaf. - José Rizal
One's destination is never a place but rather a new way of looking at things. - Henry Miller
Loving you is loosing my soul,I was in a lost battle, Death at my door,A dog in a backyard feels for my pain,Beer in a broken bottle wet paint and rain. - Table No. 21
As a child, my clothes were always tailored to be oversized, because I quickly outgrew them and then needed bigger ones. As an adult, I still don't cut my coat according to size - Sola Kosoko
109They all were children as it were" she saith. Tiring, complaining, and with any colorful thing they are charmingly possessed. Have a second look at their faces; you might be having other things ought to be expressed. - Bela Anĝelo
God doesn’t care how well you can preach about forgiveness… what He looks at is your behavior when presented the opportunity to practice it. - Steve Maraboli
Do not be desirous of having things done quickly. Do not look at small advantages. Desire to have things done quickly prevents their being done thoroughly. Looking at small advantages prevents great affairs from being accomplished. - Confucius
Sometimes you have to keep a considerable amount of distance with people; Let them stay on the outside, looking in.. - Andrea L'Artiste
Where do dreams come from?...they slink out of books, they lurk in the stacks of libraries. Out of pages turned they rise like the scent of peonies and infect the brain with their promises. - Marge Piercy
Leading people is like cookingDon’t stir too much It annoys the ingredients And spoils the food - Rick Julian
If a tiny bud dares unfold to a wakening new world, if a narrow blade of grass dares to poke its head up from an unlit earth, then surely I can rise and stretch my winter weary bones, surely I can set my face to the spring sun. Surely, I too can be reborn. - Toni Sorenson
The nearest thing we have to a defence against [the gods] (but there is no real defence) is to be very wide awake and sober and hard at work, to hear no music, never to look at earth or sky, and (above all) to love no one. - C.S. Lewis
People lie. Promises are broken. A - Rick Riordan
Read a lot. Expect something big, something exalting or deepening from a book. No book is worth reading that isn't worth re-reading. - Susan Sontag
The way I look at it, it's not enough to be talented; you have to reach deep down within yourself and make that extra effort that will put you over the top.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions. - Christopher Henry Dawson
When I am dead, I hope it may be said, 'His sins were scarlet, but his books were read. - Hilaire Belloc
You wanna know how to turn yourself into a better person,then, instead of looking outside the window ,start looking in a mirror, the one that is located within your own heart - Indy Bissessur
Snobbery might sometimes look cool, like smoking, but the end result is usually a repelling one. - Trent Zelazny
Childhood is the time and children's books are the place for powerful emotions, powerful language, powerful art... There is no room for cutesy books, dull books, or books that talk down. Children are not inferior. They may be small in stature but not in what they feel, think, listen, and see. - Betsy Hearne
A book with the genuine power to stir and comfort its readers. - Mitch Albom
Are all of us the same, I wonder, navigating our lives by interpreting the silences between words spoken, analysing the returning echoes of our memory in order to chart the terrain, in order o make sense of the world around us? - Twang Eng Tan
You Christians look after a document containing enough dynamite to blow all civilisation to pieces, turn the world upside down and bring peace to a battle-torn planet. But you treat it as though it is nothing more than a piece of literature. - Mahatma Gandhi
And I suffered you and gave you all my pieces - Ncumisa Mdlokolo
Lestat: Toughen up baby. I'm looking for the eternal scum. - Anne Rice
I found focusing on the positives was really beneficial. I wrote down thoughts about how much better I would feel and look and how much calmer and more present I would be when I could get through the initial phase of wanting sugar and pop out the other side - Damon Gameau
There is a great deal of difference between an eager man who wants to read a book and the tired man who wants a book to read. - G. K. Chesterton
We, the Hawaiian people, who are born from the union of Papahanaumoku and Wakea, earth mother and sky father, and who have lived in these islands for over 100 generations, will always have the moral right to the lands of Hawai'i now and forever, no matter what any court says. - Lilikalā K. Kame'eleihiwa
It is more important to understand the book you are reading than to finish the book you are reading. - Clifford Cohen
I have just awoken, having dreamed of music. The final chord fades away within me while I try to focus on individuals amid the living, breathing mass packed into this vast waiting room, in this mixture of sleep and weariness. - Andreï Makine
I would be most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves. - Anna Quindlen
If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else. - Booker T. Washington
Being bigheaded can be as irritating and as dangerous as being small-minded. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Be the person you wish to be, not who you are told to be. - Anna Glazebrook
Right person, wrong timing doesn’t mean God was wrong. It means you were there at the right time to fulfill something else. Look for it. - Shannon L. Alder
dont look at someone and wish to be them because you dont know if someone else is looking at you and wishing to be you - urtear
Perhaps what matters is not the human pain or joy at all but, rather, the play of shadow and light on a live body, the harmony of trifles assembled...in a unique and inimitable way. - Vladimir Nabokov
It's a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations. - Sir Winston Churchill
Art does not exist only to entertain, but also to challenge one to think, to provoke, even to disturb, in a constant search for truth. - Barbra Streisand
look for a long time at what pleases you, and longer still at what pains you... - Colette
A diplomat is a person who can tell you to go to hell in such a way that you actually look forward to the trip. - Caskie Stinnett
Your definition of a good life does not have to look like everyone else thinks it should. Whatever feels right for you, whatever aligns your inside with your outside, that's what you should spend your time doing. - G.G. Renee Hill
God draws near to the brokenhearted. He leans toward those who are suffering. He knows what it feels like to be wounded and abandoned. - John D. Richardson
Throw away the rule book and create your own. - Sandra Bellamy
The Bible is the greatest book of all times. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The way you look at me even if we're surrounded by crowd, is the thing makes me fall in love with you all over again..<3 - Divyen
Saya pergi, kembali dan menetap bukan pada hari ini tapi hari esok dan misterinya. - Layla R. Aprilyani
So he earns your undying love by reading a book under a tree?" Cole said dryly. "Why didn't I ever try that approach? I like books and trees. - Brodi Ashton
Look at what your idea of success would be. The more that you take in external motivators, the more it reduces your ultimate satisfaction because it doesn't come from inside. - Chris Messina
Women are like locked diaries that men expect to read like open books. - Munia Khan
Yes, looking through the eyes of literature we may talk about the beauty of sadness! But in the eyes of truth, sadness is just saddening; there is no beauty there, only a touching desperation! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Books are those faithful mirrors that reflect to our mind the minds of sages and heroes. - Edward Gibbon
Something about her was different that day. In an instant, she swallowed her regrets, choked back her past, and swore to make history every damn day. There I stood, struggling to make sense of the strength of a woman. - J. Raymond
What occurs to people when they read Kurt [Vonnegut] is that things are much more up for grabs than they thought they were. The world is a slightly different place just because they read a damn book. Imagine that. - Mark Vonnegut
The truth knocks on the door and you say, 'Go away, I'm looking for the truth,' and so it goes away.
For every question, there is a book. - Robert Goolrick
I was in love with everything- I wanted to look with love at the angry people so that their eyes would be forced to respond; and I wanted to bring gifts to the envious and tell them that I am worthless. - Egon Schiele
Books may be the most valuable treasure of knowledge, but it is the human mind, that turns that knowledge into wisdom. - Abhijit Naskar
Even the intellectual crowd will have none of me. Physically, I look like one of them. Graying at the temples, I walk with a slight limp and wear thick glasses. - Groucho Marx
If you don’t write the book you have to write, everything breaks. - A.M. Homes
I was brought up in a Christian environment where, because God had to be given pre-eminence, nothing else was allowed to be important. I have broken through to the position that because God exists, everything has significance. - Evangeline Paterson
It's pretty clear now that what looked like it might have been some kind of counterculture is, in reality, just the plain old chaos of undifferentiated weirdness. - Jerry Garcia
Never forget that justice is what love looks like in public. - Cornel West
Books have souls. Or so romantics like me tend to think. - Douglas Rushkoff
We the living are to blame for the painfulness of being dead. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Number of empty Ben & Jerry's containers: 3 -- two mint chocolate cookie, one plain vanilla. (Who buys plain vanilla ice cream from Ben & Jerry's, anyway? Is there a greater waste?) - Ally Carter
When you see someone on top, look away and don't try to bring him down, because he may someday help you reach the top. - Michael Bassey Johnson
You don't have to go out your way to validate or prove your worth to anyone who doesn't see YOUR reflection when they look in the mirror. - ebrahim aseem
Today I saw shooting Star was looking totally like me (broken), But nothing happen to the Moon, was exactly like you - Paul karan
Thought I couldn't live without youIt's gonna hurt when it heals tooEven though I really love youI'm gonna smile cause I deserve toQuickly I'm learning to love againAll I know is I'mma be ok - Leona Lewis
I cannot help, but when danger is at hand remember always that I am here to stand -- or fall -- with you. - Harry Stoker
The problem is, there is no geographical cure. No matter where we (Black American Folk) go, we are still too plugged into this place. Our cousins, grandmothers, aunts, nieces will be in this place. And the second we start looking at it as a "them" problem, we become another problem. - Darnell Lamont Walker
Every book is a children's book if the kid can read! - Mitch Hedberg
A DESPERATE MAN,HE'S A READY-MADE VICTIM - Victor Edioye Okpapi
Only God is in a position to look down upon someone. - Habeeb Akande
Look at the longing, the anguish of a sad fossil world / that cannot find the accent of its first sob. - Federico García Lorca
Zamišljao je, naime, pravu ljubav kao vezu dve potpuno odvojene, samostalne sudbine, dva ravnopravna života čoveka i žene, koji se u pauzi između dve bitke, dva okršaja i dve usamljenosti, sreću i vole, a da niko ne pokušava da potčini svog partnera. Odmor ratnika! Poštena I čista igra. - Momo Kapor
If your holy book makes you hate, you're reading the wrong shit, mate. - Fakeer Ishavardas
Solara: I didn't think you'd ever give up the book, I thought it was too important to youEli: It was, I was carrying and reading it everyday, got so caught up in protecting it, I forgot to live by what I'd learnt from itSolara: And what's that?Eli: To do more for others than you do for yourself - Book of Eli Movie
Udadisi ni kiboko cha ujinga. - Enock Maregesi
Sometimes the best way to find what you really desire in life is to stop looking for it. - T.R. Wallace
Toa msamaha kwa waliokukosea kwa sababu dhambi zilizofanya mkosane zilitoka kwa Shetani. - Enock Maregesi
A lover goes toward his beloved as enthusiastically as a schoolboy leaving his books, but when he leaves his girlfriend, he feels as miserable as the schoolboy on his way to school. (Act 2, scene 2) - William Shakespeare
You are so beautiful, like water droplet.When I'm looking on water, inside the glass, I see nothing unusual, but when I look on water droplet, I see, how beautiful She is. - VicDo
Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard, very liable to be broken. - Abigail Adams
It will be awesome audiobooks to go like films, but more longer! - Deyth Banger
The more success the quantum theory has, the sillier it looks. How nonphysicists would scoff if they were able to follow the odd course of developments! - Albert Einstein
Wichtor’s been cranky ever since a fat vulture roosted on his granite Cârnat, uh, schmekel in 1864 and broke it off." Bats 2015 - Fred Barnett
When you look good, you feel good. - Auliq Ice
Someday we'll look back on this moment and plow into a parked car. - Evan Davis
The greatest treasures are books. - Lailah Gifty Akita
If you are too good to look after God’s trash, you are not good enough to look after God’s treasure. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Books create readers; conversation creates friends. - Marty Rubin
Few people will understand that to love is like being able to select and read a good book. They don’t just stop at the title or the cover. They stop because...they wanted to read the content. The wanted to read each word, each sentence, each line, but most of all, what was in between the lines... - lauren klarfeld
Serikali haifungi mtu kutokana na shinikizo la watu. Inafunga mtu kutokana na sheria za nchi. - Enock Maregesi
There is a kind of happiness and wonder that makes you serious. It is too good to waste on jokes. - C.S. Lewis
And then this happened. And then this other thing happened. Oh, and I almost forgot to tell you about the time this happened. I should've had this book over for a cup of coffee and a chat. - Nick Stewart
It's a rare book that wins the battle against drooping eyelids. - Tracy Chevalier
Leaders spend time reviewing their mistakes rather than having fantasies over their achievements! They look for every way to do the undone! - Israelmore Ayivor
Home is where your books are. - Kerstin Gier
Stop spending so much time trying to prove what you already know to people who don't really matter. It just makes you look insecure and lacking self-confidence. - Karen E. Quinones Miller
I ordered a single espresso because I wanted a drink I could hook up with. - Randy Kagan
If you're constantly ruminating about what you just did- or what you should have done- or what you would have done if you only had the chance, you will miss your life. Ok, you will fail to connect with it. You will fail to connect with other people. - Sam Harris
Isn't it strange that I who have written only unpopular books should be such a popular fellow? - Albert Einstein
Be true to yourself, help others, make each day your masterpiece, make friendship a fine art, drink deeply from good books especially the Bible, build a shelter against a rainy day, give thanks for your blessings and pray for guidance every day. - John Wooden
To know what should be going on in a household: spend a few minutes with the wife, or, the husband. To know what’s really going on: spend a few minutes with their kid(s). - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
The reason why God doesn't show his face is because he stands behind a wall that can be broken. - Lionel Suggs
Many of the greatest books are like a forest. The best way to get to know them is to wander right into the middle and get lost. - Anthony Esolen
Friendship is not a remedy for loneliness. Loneliness is part of our experience, and if we are looking for relief from loneliness in friendship, we are only going to frustrate the friendship. Friendship, camaraderie, intimacy, all those things, and loneliness lived together in the same experience. - Rich Mullins
Every book contains a secret even the writer doesn't always know what it is. - Carla H. Krueger
Needs are imposed by nature. Wants are sold by society. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Learn from your failures & go on to the next challenge. It's okay to fail. If you're not failing, you're not growing. - H. Stanley Judd
I cheated on my fears,broke up with my doubts,got engaged to my faith,and now I'm marrying my Dreams.Soon I will be holding hands with Destiny! - Eddie A. Rios
The walls were lined with books, many of them in foreign languages, like insulation against the immediate present. - Ross Macdonald
Everybody turns to look at him. It is quite frightening. - Ali Smith
I have a right to DNF a book I can't find a fuck to give about. Life is too short to read shitty books. - Sana Khalid
Some people would not be dead if they have not gotten the things or people they had prayed for. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Hello! Look at me! I am your reflection. - Debasish Mridha
The greatest possessions I leave for my children are books. - Lailah Gifty Akita
It’s not easy balancing a career, a family and a healthy outlook on life, which is why I don’t. - Alex Bosworth
My heart is an open book,but you don't know how to read it - Aditya Kaushik
Men marry for the womb. Women marry for their tummy. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
My wife's jealousy is getting ridiculous. The other day she looked at my calendar and wanted to know who May was. - Rodney Dangerfield
A book, too, can be a star, a living fire to lighten the darkness, leading out into the expanding universe. - Madeleine L'Engle
Insistence on one’s own opinion can never lead to attainment of Moksha [Ultimate Liberation]. Only those who are free of insistence will attain Liberation. - Dada Bhagwan
Argue not concerning God,…re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul… - Walt Whitman
yes, i have dated Salvador Dali guy when i was a high school girl. he was a great lover. but i had to dump him because he stole my inspiration of bent clock*~* .... who cares... - Hiroko Sakai
from Out of the Darkness (book 2):Zoe met Eric's eyes. Even in her platforms she was still a few inches shorter than he was. "And what do you do?"His mouth quirked. "I set people on fire. - Jaime Rush
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity. - Malcolm X
God forbid that any book should be banned. The practice is as indefensible as infanticide. - Rebecca West
A lot of people ask me if I were shipwrecked, and could have only one book, what would it be? I always say, "How to Build a Boat. - Stephen Wright
You can reawaken your childhood ability to use a smartphone before you could read. - Dr. Asoka Jinadasa
Look within, There is no difference between yourself, Self and Guru. You are always Free. There is no teacher, there is no student, there is no teaching. - H.W.L. Poonja
The great thing about a computer notebook is that no matter how much you stuff into it, it doesn't get bigger or heavier. - Bill Gates
Passing their toilet training is the very last thing that some adults did that has made their parents proud of them. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
There are two motives for writing a book: one, that you may save what you know, the other, that you may share what you know with the public. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
When I was a child, I read books. My reading was not indiscriminate. I preferred books that were old and thick and hard. I made vocabulary lists. - Marilynne Robinson
Everything's going to be okay', because that's what I wanted him to say and it's what he wanted to say and that's what you do when the curtain is falling you give the line that the audience wants to hear. - Rick Yancey
God answers all prayers, but sometimes his answer is 'no'! And you may become upset because he said no. But open up your eyes and look around at the things he said yes to. - Jerome D. Williams
Fortunately, we did most of our athletic stuff inside, so we didn't have to jog through Tribeca looking like a bunch of boot-camp hippie children. - Rick Riordan
Inner joy enables you to choose to look beyond your pain and make your praise a sacrifice to God. - Jim George
olivia reminds me of a bird sometimes, how her feathers get all ruffled when she's mad. and when she's fragile like this, she's a little lost bird looking for its nest. - R.J. Palacio
There is nothing "honorable" or "reasonable" in giving a pass to those who want to discriminate. - DaShanne Stokes
How beautiful would history have been if it could be written beforehand and then acted out like drama! - Aihebholo-oria Okonoboh
I know I could be Anything,But i rather Be Myself. - Look Im A Cat
Success steps: Think big. Act small. Then scale.Failure steps: Act big. Think small. Then shrink.Consider your next big thing a project. Get one. Get it right. No sense growing a broken system. - Richie Norton
She wore her scars, and looked as best as she could. He made her comfortable and removed them one by one. She stood bare in front of him. He kissed her naked soul and tattooed a promise on her skin - Himanshu Chhabra
Those eerie diamond eyes shifted over to her and she stilled, as if he's willed her to do so.There was a moment of silence. And then in a rough voice the man whose life she saved spoke four words that changed everything...changed her life, changed her destiny: "She. Comes. With. Me. - J.R. Ward
Our cultural obsession with death consumes energy that could be given to the art of loving. - bell hooks
(T)here exist friendships which develop their own inner duration, their own eons of transparent time. - Vladimir Nabokov
A well-composed book is a magic carpet on which we are wafted to a world that we cannot enter in any other way. - Caroline Gordon
Religion [dharma] originates where there is doer-ship [to do], Moksha [ultimate liberation] originates where there is understanding (to understand). - Dada Bhagwan
This is my life... my story... my book. I will no longer let anyone else write it; nor will I apologize for the edits I make. - Steve Maraboli
Fat people are funny until obesity pays your loved one a visit. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
We always look behind, through, and beyond ourselves, never within. - Vert
But we have reason to think that the annihilation of work is no less a physical impossibility than its creation, that is, than perpetual motion. - George Gabriel Stokes
After getting myself relatively educated in the area of national transformation, I have come to discover that it makes better sense to look at what I could do to fix the problems of the society rather than blaming others for what is wrong in the country. - Sunday Adelaja
Each story provides a beginning, a middle and an end, the trick is, never seperate them through the chapters or you'll miss the meaning of the entire book. - Nikki Rowe
Never Look Back". - Behnam Rajabpoor
Groom yourself and your life like a shrub. Trim off the edges and you'll be stronger in the broken places. Embrace the new growth and blossom at the tips. - D'Andre Lampkin
Happiness, you see, its just an illusion of Fate, a heavenly sleight of hand designed to make you believe in fairy tales. But there's no happily ever after. You'll only find happy endings in books. Some books. - Ellen Hopkins
Look at your life as your main career and your divine classroom. - Judith Orloff
Love goes toward love as schoolboys from their books; but love from look, toward school with heavy looks. - William Shakespeare
I am gazing-- desires unaware of destiny frisk about my mindscape like children. - Suman Pokhrel
All I want now is to look at life. - Oscar Wilde
One evening, after a particularly terrible row, the prince smashed his princess over the head with an old wooden clock and she tumbled to the floor, dead. - Brooke Warra
Lots of people say that everything that we possess, experience and want; like books, music, films and holidays are all just a big distraction from death. But I think differently. I think it’s the exact order and presence of these trivial things that make life worthwhile and bearable. - Frieda Robson
To see a man’s true colours, tell him that you don’t plan on having sex with him. To see a woman’s true colours, tell her that you don’t plan on marrying her. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
No one can tell you what you can and cannot put in your book. So be brave and just write! - Chrys Fey
On Twitter, people who had read my book followed me and I could see what else they were reading, why they'd liked what I'd written and by the by, more about them than I'd ever elicit from two minutes in a tent at a book festival, stuck behind a signing desk. - Sara Sheridan
The sky is but a looking glass into a pool of airless oceans, cast off into a dance of light and energy, leaving only a facet of guidance to navigate. Such an existence lays but within the mind man. - Indiana Lang
My friend, you thought you lost Him;that all your life you've been separated from Him.Filled with wonder, you've always looked outside for Him,and haven't searched within your own house. - Jalaluddin Rumi
Many writers make the mistake of making their readers appear like Lazarus, without any iota of care, throwing down books to readers to crunch as if they are dogs. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Piano music always puts me in deep thoughts mode. - Love The Stacks Bookstore
True dexterity is not just in books; It is giving from above, we learn it, it is nurtured, it is applied and it is developed. He who do not know what has been giving to him from above, shall never know how to use what he has been giving effectively and efficiently - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Love can be sordid only if you work at it. - Brooke McEldowney
That's the key to having it all: stop expecting it to look like what you thought it was going to look like. - Cindy Chupack
Rebellion is when you look society in the face and say I understand who you want me to be, but I’m going to show you who I actually am. - Anthony Anaxagorou
The Protestants believe in the higher power through the truth they derive from the word of God. They got to know the truth and that truth set them free and they took the truth to the society and set their whole generation free. - Sunday Adelaja
Love at first sight is easy to understand; it's when two people have been looking at each other for a lifetime that it becomes a miracle. - Amy Bloom
Look― shoot all you want. With a camera you can barely capture a soul at a time. With planned obsolescence, you can terminate everyone's future at once and they'll never know what hit them. - Pansy Schneider-Horst
I look into your eyes and I’m sure that some divine artist dipped her brush in the same soul and used it to paint us both. - Cristen Rodgers
...it is a base thing to look to others for your defense instead of depending upon yourself. That defense alone is effectual, sure, and durable which depends upon yourself and your own valor. - Niccolo Machiavelli
It only took a corny joke, but the smile I saw shone brighter than a glare, more profound than a star. And the best thing... it was so genuine. It was so her. I never thought I could fall more in love. - Hubert Martin
You don't die of a broken heart, it only wears you down—just another rainy day. Grey Daze - Michael Allan Scott
The love of books is among the choicest gifts of the gods. - Arthur Conan Doyle
What we become depends on what we read after all of the professors have finished with us. The greatest university of all is a collection of books. - Thomas Carlyle
I did realize, as do you, how blessed I was to know bookjoy, the private pleasure of savoring text. - Pat Mora
Books are a hard-bound drug with no danger of an overdose. I am the happy victim of books. - Karl Lagerfeld
So you're the little woman who wrote the book that made this great war. - Abraham Lincoln
God is looking for sons to send to the world of business to manage it for him. - Sunday Adelaja
Tongues in trees, books in running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything. - William Shakespeare
If a woman tells you she's twenty and looks sixteen, she's twelve. If she tells you she's twenty-six and looks twenty-six, she's damn near forty. - Chris Rock
Any girl can be glamorous. All she has to do is stand still and look stupid. - Hedy Lamarr
I just looked at the calendar and realized- my days are numbered - Johnny Moscato
Comfortable? Don't be. I believe in those moments where we grow comfortable is where we stop growing, and in order to keep evolving, God slips the rug from beneath our feet and makes us look up. - Christy Aldridge
Amé, fuí amado, el sol acarició mi faz.¡Vida, nada me debes! ¡Vida, estamos en paz!I loved, I was loved, the sun stroked my face.Life, you owe me nothing! Life, we are at peace! - Amado Nervo
Darkness uses light as bait on its fishhook! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Well that's very kind of you, but voices ought not be measured by how pretty they are. Instead they matter only if they convince you that they are telling the truth. - Sam Cooke
People are so stupid, that they repeat your words and said in other words and what??(I'm stupid, so stupid that I want to repeat), I just heard that probably I have missunderstand something...(NOte- It's joke a Get it?) - Deyth Banger
If a dog will not come to you after he has looked you in face, you should go home and examine your consicence. - Woodrow Wilson
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There is absolutely nothing feminine about the colour pink, or, anything bad-luck'ish about the colour black in itself. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Everything made by human hands looks terrible under magnification--crude, rough, and asymmetrical. But in nature every bit of life is lovely. And the more magnification we use, the more details are brought out, perfectly formed, like endless sets of boxes within boxes. - Roman Vishniac
When I didn't have friends, I had books. - Oprah Winfrey
Don't leave life until life leaves you.from the book 'I Know Who You Are! - Fatima Masood
Haters are those, that never were given any chances, that blew their chances, or that never took the chance. - Anthony Liccione
I’m a moon junky. Every time I look at the moon I feel less alone and less afraid. I tell my boys that moonlight is a magic blanket and the stars above are campfires set by friendly aliens. - Amy Poehler
To become truly immortal, a work of art must escape all human limits: logic and common sense will only interfere. But once these barriers are broken, it will enter the realms of childhood visions and dreams. - Giorgio de Chirico
We’re not broken. We’re not in the wrong bodies. We’re not inadequate. We’re not lesser. We’re not unwanted. We’re not fraudulent. We’re not undesirable. That’s all just a set of lies we tell to soothe the experience of the prisons we put ourselves in. - Agnostic Zetetic
Divorce is not always a doorway to happiness. The same can be said about marriage. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
If we look straight and deep into a chimpanzee's eyes, an intelligent self-assured personality looks back at us. If they are animals, what must we be? - Frans de Waal
You are the grace of my life So tender, so undeserved Hard to believe you're my wife Even harder to put what I feel into words If I need evidence God is good Just looking at you is enough You are the grace of my life For you grace my life with your love - Brian Littrell
You cannot write for children. They're much too complicated. You can only write books that are of interest to them. - Maurice Sendak
I have been one acquainted with the night.I have walked out in rain - and back in rain.I have outwalked the furthest city light.I have looked down the saddest city lane.I have passed by the watchman on his beatAnd dropped my eyes, unwilling to explain. - Robert Frost
I've known how to control my anger, but that doesn't mean I don't feel it. Page 190 - Sonia Sotomayor Goodreads is over capacity. You can never have too many books but Goodreads can some
A blessed companion is a book--a book that, fitly chosen, is a lifelong friend...a book that, at a touch, pours its heart into your own. - Douglas William Jerrold
That's what this country needs -- more books! - Christopher Morley
Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery. - Erma Bombeck
There are men who would quickly love each other if once they were speak to each other; for when they spoke they would discover that their souls had only separated by phantoms and delusions.
Sei: The Kudzu snacks were so good I had two and a half bowls but seeing you eat 16 and a half bowls was disgusting. I sriously considered killing you.Okita: You're horrible! Besides then I'd bleed Kudzu snacks!Sei: NOO! STOP!!! I CAN SEE IT!! I'LL HAVE NIGHTMARES!! - Taeko Watanabe
I'm two days away from day after tomorrowCounting the hours to my upcoming sorrow Suddenly I lookinto the eyes of my childThen all sadness goneas I smile the way she smiled - Munia Khan
My books have very few villains pretending to be righteous, but they are filled with good people who have pretended to be villains so well that they believe it themselves. This is how I like to view reality. - Kenneth Everett
Santa Claus wears a Red Suit, He must be a communist. And a beard and long hair, Must be a pacifist. What's in that pipe that he's smoking? - Arlo Guthrie
When I get hold of a book I particularly admire, I am so enthusiastic that I loan it to someone who never brings it back. - Edgar Watson Howe
In this funny debut, flashy Filipino fashion designer Boy Hernandez sees his American dream become a nightmare when he’s ensnared in a terrorist plot and shipped to Guantanamo. Gilvarry nails the couture scene, but Boy’s rough journey from Manolo to Gitmo is no joke. - Andrew Abrahams
You know you found the right one when you stop looking for "more. - Laurel House
The less a man makes declarative statements the less apt he is to look foolish in retrospect.
When they'd first come out in the morning, a single flounder lay flapping and puffing in the breezeway, one sad, swollen eye looking back toward the sea. - Dennis Lehane
I believe books should be like a prime rib steak ~ good and thick. - E.A. Bucchianeri
There are no secrets to success: don’t waste time looking for them. Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty to those for whom you work, and persistence. - Colin Powell
Politics and Sport were invented to give unknowledgeable people an opportunity to share their knowledge. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
A book burrows into your life in a very profound way because the experience of reading is not passive. - Erica Jong
Both read the same Bible, and pray to the same God; and each invokes his aid against the other.... The prayers of both could not be answered--that of neither has been answered fully. - Abraham Lincoln
He was the oldest. When we left Kentucky, our folks told him to look after me. Didn't say a word to me. Wouldn't have occurred to them. - Micheal Punke
Some people in orthodox churches in Africa take poverty as a path that leads to heaven, making christianity look unattractive. - Michael Bassey Johnson
What are you? From where did you come? I have never seen anything like you. The Creator Raven looked at Man and was surprised to find that this strange new being was so much like himself. - Eskimo creation myth
Orang yang selalu menunda-nunda niatnya tidak akan mencapai apa-apa.Bertindak memang ada bahayanya, tetapi bila kita duduk saja menunggu rezeki nomplok, yang akan datang adalah kegagalan.Kesampingkan saja keragu-raguan anda dan maju terus.! - Og Mandino
It's just human. We all have the jungle inside of us. We all have wants and needs and desires, strange as they may seem. If you stop to think about it, we're all pretty creative, cooking up all these fantasies. it's like a kind of poetry. - Diane Frolov and Andrew Schneider
Sure my rose-colored glasses don't let me see the world for what it is NOW but what they allow is the chance to see what the world would look like if people cared enough to plant more roses - Matthew Goldfinger
The paint is drying, and time is dying. The pain is crying, lying on my back, trying to get back the time, to brushstrokes too fast, wet went dry and love went dull; now I live in a portrait I never painted. - Anthony Liccione
Why would you want to appear as one thing and be another? If you are a warrior then you are a warrior and if you are not a warrior then you are not a warrior. The Way of the warrior is the Way of the warrior. To be a warrior, look like a warrior and stand like a warrior. Do not be false to yourself. - Miyamoto Musashi
For me, the camera is a sketch book, an instrument of intuition and spontaneity. - Henri Cartier-Bresson
Darling, in this family we don't call anyone a novelist who has not written more books than Jane Austen. - Pansy Schneider-Horst
Replace the word can’t with can. Know that you can, believe that you can, and know will ALL of your heart that you will. You will succeed in spite of any obstacles that may try to hinder you! There’s so much power in having a positive attitude, positive mindset, and positive outlook. - Stephanie Lahart
You can't really move forward until you look back.[From Remaking America panel discussion at George Washington University] - Cornel West
Look at you! You look like Rangeman Barbie. You got a gun and everything.-Lula - Janet Evanovich
Die Demokratie ist nur der Zug, auf den wir aufsteigen, bis wir am Ziel sind. Die Moscheen sind unsere Kasernen, die Minarette unsere Bajonette, die Kuppeln unsere Helme und die Gläubigen unsere Soldaten. - Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
There is nothing that dulls a personality so much as a negative outlook.
To increase the chances of a writer trying to kill themselves, cut off their hands. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Look after goodness and truth, beauty will look after herself. - Eric Gill
How frequently are the honesty and integrity of a man disposed of by a smile or a shrug. How many good and generous actions have been sunk into oblivion by a distrustful look, or stamped with the imputation of bad motives, by a mysterious and seasonable whisper!
I've grown more OK with mystery as I've gotten older. - Matt Chandler
If we were rational enough to judge what we are fed based on what we are fed, those in the business of selling us hope (i.e., public speakers, presidents, priests, etc.) wouldn't wear suits. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
In many ways, the title American is an oxymoron because one may look it on the outside but not feel it on the inside. - Ciore Taylor
You're born with the power of love, why you are looking for power of destruction? - Debasish Mridha
Based on what you know about him in history books, what do you think Abraham Lincoln would be doing if he were alive today? 1) Writing his memoirs of the Civil War. 2) Advising the President. 3) Desperately clawing at the inside of his coffin. - David Letterman
Everyone gets broken. Everyone. Some grow stronger in those breaks. Others never recover. - Darnell Lamont Walker
A joke explained is a joke wasted.
In a society where women are truly equal to men, a kid bred by a theist mother and an atheist father is born an agnostic. In a patriarchal society, the kid is automatically an atheist. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
The point is, every book we had could save us in a different way -- only, we had to open it. We had to drop our eyes to the page and drink in the words that were there. - Nova Ren Suma
Look those tough and hard decisions in the face and make them; keep making them until you are confident in what you see. - Bidemi Mark-Mordi
While we read a novel, we are insane—bonkers. We believe in the existence of people who aren't there, we hear their voices... Sanity returns (in most cases) when the book is closed. - Ursula K. Le Guin
As long as the world is turning and spinning, we're gonna be dizzy and we're gonna make mistakes. - Mel Brooks
Every single person is a fool, insane, a failure, or a bad person to at least ten people. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
He loved her in spite of her unlovableness. Armande had many trying, thought not necessarily rare, traits, all of which he accepted as absurd clues in a clever puzzle. - Vladimir Nabokov
Sometimes when you look in his eyes you get the feeling that someone else is driving. - David Letterman
Read books. As often as you can. Mostly classics. - Maura Kelly
I'm not into writing many more books or more pages. My goal is to increase the value of each sentence I write. And for that, I have to just erase my past and bring only forward what matches the new me, things I can easily rewrite and adapt to my new perspective. - Robin Sacredfire
I cannot remember a time when I was not in love with them--with the books themselves, cover and binding and the paper they were printed on, with their smell and their weight and with their possession in my arms, captured and carried off to myself. - Eudora Welty
Judy's friend that she has known the longest has just broken up with her boyfriend and is depressed. Judy likes her more now that she is depressed and feels unmotivated in life. Judy feels unmotivated in life. - Ellen Kennedy
Each book holds an experience and an adventure."[Letters of Note; Troy (MI, USA) Public Library, 1971] - Neil Armstrong
A good book is a true friend who never betrays. - Debasish Mridha
O what a blessed day that will be when I shall . . . stand on the shore and look back on the raging seas I have safely passed; when I shall review my pains and sorrows, my fears and tears, and possess the glory which was the end of all! - Richard Baxter
The rich take life one financial year at a time. The poor take life one meal at a time. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
A book is the only immortality - Rufus Choate
Strength is not determined by the looks but through action. - Gugu Mona
A sure way to go broke is to spend your outer riches before you have saved enough of your inner ones. - Charles F. Glassman
Old books exert a strange fascination for me -- their smell, their feel, their history; wondering who might have owned them, how they lived, what they felt. - Lauren Willig
At times, look back towards your ancient days, drink deep from the eternal fountain of wisdom long gone, and then look ahead. - Abhijit Naskar
Don't forget, and don't let your reader forget, that the small world in which you have held him for the last hour or two hasn't ended. Be aware, and make him aware, that tomorrow all of its remaining inhabitants will pick up the broken fragments of their lives, and carry on. - Joseph Hansen
Silence is the best reply to those who provoke you. Smile is like icing on the cake. - Saru Singhal
We had been with the men, we had let them do what they wanted. But they would never know the parts of ourselves that we hid from them - they would never sense the lack or even know there was something more they should be looking for. - Emma Cline
Every now and then, you find a book that feels like it was keyed to your DNA. - Alexander Chee
Read enough books to build your sacred soul. - Lailah Gifty Akita
If somebody tells me what to do, I will do my best not to do it. - Hiroko Sakai
Everybody does have a book in them, but in most cases that's where it should stay. - Christopher Hitchens
I'm moving, but don't worry! [Someone once] told me we're all on the same planet, so I'll be okay!
The more you love a memory, the stronger and stranger it is. - Vladimir Nabokov
To provoke dreams of terror in the slumber of prosperity has become the moral duty of literature. - Ernst Fischer
Our reactions to trials, tests, and tribulations are products of the price we're willing to pay to stay delivered. - Okisha Jackson
To excavate is to open a book written in the language that the centuries have spoken into the earth. - Spyridon Marinatos
you'd take one look at me and whole pieces of the earth would break off and fall away finally leaving me alone with you. - Ava
Death. I have fed that foul beast a feast, and yet it still hungers. I have killed… many. My hands are covered in blood that will not wash out, blood that will stain them for as long as I draw breath. - [author:Emmanuel M Arriaga|14242139], [book:Foundra: The Rift War|26208458]
Picking five favorite books is like picking the five body parts you'd most like not to lose. - Neil Gaiman
A good inclination is but the first rude draught of virtue, but the finishing strokes are from the will, which, if well disposed, will by degrees perfect it, as if all disposed will quickly deface it.
Though music oft hath such a charm to make bad good, and good provoke to harm. - William Shakespeare
And that is the problem with a society that doesn't read books. The most painful form of censorship does not come from a centralized, repressive government. It is a cast, black cloak of a nation's indifference. - Lourd de Veyra
A life is like a book of many chapters and topics. Which Chapter are is your life? - Elizabeth Adeniyi
I just got out of the hospital. I was in a speed-reading accident. I hit a bookmark. - Steve Wright
Birth, life, and death― each took place on the hidden side of a leaf. - Toni Morrison
If we deny the grief its right in our lives, then we must question the love for which the grief is supposedly rooted. God's grief is founded in His love for Himself and His love for us. Looking at God as our model is healthy. Facing the pain means honoring those with whom our love is rooted. - W. Scott Lineberry
Your spiritual path isn't always just something you find, you started it the moment you took your first breath, and ever since you're been getting closer and closer to remembering who you truly are! - Martin R. Lemieux
I'm OK with being single, but I'm not OK when the time comes where I have to move my furniture around and to change the high ceiling light balls... - Hiroko Sakai
My morning rambles through the park will never make the history books. - Marty Rubin
I think it is good that books still exist, but they make me sleepy. - Frank Zappa
Not everyone who condemns masturbation can masturbate. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I don't think you ever realize how much you love something until you have to give it up. ~Haley James Scott - Brooke Davies
We're broken, imperfect,we were all made the same.We're broken, we're broken, imperfect,we are all to blame. - Of Mice & Men
[Praying] demands that you take to the road again and again, leaving your house and looking forward to a new land for yourself and your [fellow human]. This is why praying demands poverty, that is, the readiness to live a life in which you have nothing to lose so that you always begin afresh. - Henri J.M. Nouwen
The moment we choose to love we begin to move towards freedom... - Bell Hooks
Good coaches teach respect for the opposition, love of competition, the value of trying your best, and how to win and lose graciously. - Brooks Clark
This next song is about when you get your heart broken and you try your best to glue it back together and you wake up one morning and you’re so happy because you realize, Oh my God, the tape’s holding! - Sara Quin
I'm looking forward to the noose. Nothing better than a good hanging. - Victoria Lamb
I have read your book and much like it. - Moses Hadas
A fortunate few may find...their work to be a source of love, but it is also everyone’s right to find love elsewhere. - Miya Tokumitsu
I have given up reading books; I find it takes my mind off myself. - Oscar Levant
Privilege doesn't just insulate people from the consequences of their prejudice, it cuts them off from their humanity. - DaShanne Stokes
A starry night moon looks at you with admiration because in her eyes you are a star. - Debasish Mridha
I want something that is nothing like the past. - Brooke Bida
Woman? Is that meant to insult me? I would return the slap, if I took you for a man. - Daenerys Targaryen - George R.R. Martin
Who were these people, these specially selected tenants? They were mothers and fathers and children. A dressmaker, a secretary, an inventor, a doctor, a judge. And, oh yes, one was a bookie, one was a burglar, one was a bomber, and one was a mistake. - Ellen Raskin
Without books no one can be a good teacher nor even a good student of this art. - Fiore Dei Liberi
Don't be so impatient in finding love; take your time & allow the Lord to write that special love story for you. Otherwise you'll be busy reading the back of the book. - Surgeo Bell
We have reached the age of denial, we have become happiness seekers, afraid to feel. We are told to think positive, to seek only joy. Stores overflow with books selling you ways to rid yourself of ‘negative’ feelings. - Aysha Taryam
Be broken and pride will have no vessel. - TemitOpe Ibrahim
I cannot live without books. - Thomas Jefferson
He ate and drank the precious words,His spirit grew robust;He knew no more that he was poor,Nor that his frame was dust.He danced along the dingy days,And this bequest of wingsWas but a book. What libertyA loosened spirit brings! - Emily Dickinson
Hungry man, reach for the book: it is a weapon. - Bertolt Brecht
all my lifei have looked for poemsto elope with. - Sanober Khan
Ten years it has been, through our deepest secrets and prettiest moments… under the handsomest sky so bedecked by the stars and sometimes between the dusty roads that often blurred our eyes with smoke and scars. - Debalina Haldar
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book. - Malcolm X
Nothing so sharpens the thought process as writing down one's arguments. Weaknesses overlooked in oral discussion become painfully obvious on the written page. - Hyman G. Rickover
Books are a finer world within the world. (1863) - Alexander Smith
No one has a favorite book - they just fall in love with the spell the author put into the pages. - McKenna Paulson
The Chinese use two brush strokes to write the word 'crisis.' One brush stroke stands for danger; the other for opportunity. In a crisis, be aware of the danger - but recognize the opportunity. - John F. Kennedy
To study the phenomenon of disease without books is to sail an uncharted sea, while to study books without patients is not to go to sea at all. - Sir William Osler
Love. The word scared me. Love. The word broke me. I fell apart. - Axiom Rose Winters
I’m now ‘Doctor’ to the patients and I have to cover my ignorance by waving my arms and looking grave. - Howard Florey
Huge biceps are an unattractive-uneducated-underpaid man's last attempt to be seen as worthy of dating, or, sleeping with. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Everybody is talking about the Law of Attraction. Nobody is talking about the Law of Action. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Always have something to look forward to - Vici Howard
You can pick out actors by the glazed look that comes into their eyes when the conversation wanders away from themselves.
Cats and books are my universe. Both are infinitely fascinating and full of mystery. - Rai Aren
Books smell and feel better. They have that wonderful thingness of turning the pages. - Neil Gaiman
The warrior guided by the spirit serves humanity, the warrior without, serves the ego - Soke Behzad Ahmadi
Don't try to fix me, I'm not broken... - Evanescence
In a weak moment, I have written a book. - Margaret Mitchell
It is forbidden to decry other sects; the true believer gives honour to whatever in them is worthy of honour. - Asoka
Music with dinner is an insult both to the cook and the violinist. - G.K. Chesterton
When I watch my mind and stay with my body, out of that comes some course of action. - Charlotte Joko Beck
Don't let the evil actions of broken people define your view of our world! Don't be terrorized into a diluted, hopeless reality. - Steve Maraboli
Nikada necete znati koliko je neka osoba unistena dok ne pokusate da je volite. - Tamara Stamenkovic
A negative outlook is dangerous. When you say, It can’t get any worse! You're essentially challenging the universe to do exactly that. - Kamand Kojouri
If someone looks into your eyes, I read in a book one time, he'll see right into your soul. I didn't want anyone to see into my soul. - Patricia Reilly Giff
We all move on from history to chance, sorrow to sorrow, hope to hope, joy to joy. Read the book of fiction on the theme. its title is FROM HISTORY TO CHANCE - Jamaluddin Jamali
Keep your broken arm inside your sleeve. - Chinese Proverb
Cottage cheese, broken down into its simplest form, is milk that has been curdled to mimic the cellulite its consumption is meant to banish. - Elsie Love
Some people are still alive only because they find being dead more boring than being alive. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Never look down unless you're helping them up. - Calum Hood
I try to avoid looking backward and keep looking upward. - Charlotte Bronte
Life is a book waiting to happen. - Sloan McBride
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