Quotation Explorer - 'Via'

i asked God to give me a love via synchronicity so when it was my time to allow someone into my heart ~ he entered my world, as if by magic. - Nikki Rowe
Making a dream come true is like taking control of an airplane high up in the stratosphere and landing it safely on the ground a measure of forethought, skill and courage is definitely required. - Silvia Hartmann
I think writers are the most narcissistic people. Well, I musn't say this, I like many of them, a great many of my friends are writers. - Sylvia Plath
Theb word and the n word are like poison, whether you take poison from a vial or pour it into Bavarian crystal, it is still poison. - Maya Angelou
In the German tongue, in the Polish townScraped flat by the rollerOf wars, wars, wars ... - Sylvia Plath
Stupid girl. You will never win anyone through pity. You must create the right kind of dream, the sober, adult kind of magic: illusion born from disillusion. - Sylvia Plath
If you are a special intelligent one expect that God or people from "relatives or from strangers or friends,..." to get you down and your reply is must to absorb problems and try to alleviate and diminish from its sad effects - Ramy Mohamed Sabry
Since when did the community become our moral compass—our viability and ethics as writers determined so much by our team spirit? ... What if all this communing actually hurts the primary means by which I set out to participate and communicate—my writing itself? - Meghan Tifft
It is better to know so much about a few but important things, than to know so little about life, and much about trivial things. - Dele Ayo Bankole
A quote is merely a dream unseeded. - Susan Segovia Munoz
A quote is a quote, and a boat is a boat. What is a dream forgotten? - Susan Segovia Munoz
Whenever you don't know someone and you overhear their problems they always sound so trivial. - Dallas Athent
The inspector had interviewed boys before, boys from the poorest parts of town. He had the habit of not specifying "mam" or "dad" or even "parents." They were things he knew not every child possessed and so he was careful. - Sylvia Waugh
The less you think and the more you do, the better things tend to become. - Silvia Hartmann
The most enviable writers are those who, quite often unanalytically and unconsciously, have realized that there are different facets to their nature and are able to live and work with now one, now another, in the ascendant. - Dorothea Brande
In a flash I saw the truth; that my love for this spot is built up of numberless trivialities, of small memories all incommunicable, or ridiculous when communicated... - Quiller -Couch, Arthur Thomas
Art is my Life. - Olivia Sinaga
The most insidous influence on the young is not violence, drugs, drink or sexual perversion, but our pursuit of the trivial and tolerance of the third rate. - Dr. Eric Anderson Headmaster of Eton. .
Ne gjithë jemi duke shkuar për vdekur, gjithë ne, çfarë cirku! Kjo vetë duhet na bëjë ta duam njëri-tjetrin, por kjo nuk e bën. Ne jemi terrorizuar dhe rrafshuar nga trivialiteti, ne jemi duke u ngrënë nga asgjëja. - Charles Bukowski
Life makes beggars out of those who have joyful hearts, taxing the living with hardship and tribulation, but the charity of companionship, the currency of shared and unmitigated love, alleviates all disconsolation. - Michelle Franklin
There’s no silver bullet solution with cyber security, a layered defense is the only viable defense - James Scott
The cup is both half full and half empty; it has never been one or the other. Stop obsessing over a trivial point and be thankful you have something to drink. - Richelle E. Goodrich
I fancied you'd return the way you said,But I grow old and I forget your name. --From the poem "Mad Girl's Love Song - Sylvia Plath
The truth comes to me. The truth loves me. - Sylvia Plath
Know your real Self, beyond who you think you are. - Vivian Amis
How we need that security. How we need another soul to cling to, another body to keep us warm. To rest and trust; to give your soul in confidence: I need this. I need someone to pour myself into. - Sylvia Plath
The commendable thing about life is that it is always one step ahead of you, no matter how much you do or how little. So you can only expect that if you give your best, life will only give/be better.P.S To say that attitude matters is trivial. To know that attitude matters is mandatory. - Preeti Bhonsle
People sell their soul in such small quantities - a seemingly trivial compromise here, a rationalization of a minor evil there - that they don't realize what they're doing until it is too late. - Mike Klepper
In order to know the Truth, you have to be out of your mind. - Vivian Amis
All that you touchYou Change.All that you ChangeChanges you.The only lasting truthis Change.Godis Change. - Octavia E. Butler
A year earlier my parents had moved us out of the city to a split-level on Long Island, their idea of the American dream, which meant it as now an hour-and-a-half commute via the 7:06 Hicksville to Penn Station every morning. (Dark City Lights) - Jonathan Santlofer
For Orpheus' lute was strung with poets' sinews, Whose golden touch could soften steel and stones, Make tigers tame, and huge leviathans Forsake unsounded deeps to dance on sands. - William Shakespeare
Isn't it funny how we all will end up? Best friends today, communicating via internet tomorrow. Crush today, dancing at their weddings tomorrow. - Manasa Rao Saarloos
If you fill your mind with wonderful thoughts, there can be no room left for doubt. - Silvia Hartmann
Life lived in the absence of the psychedelic experience that primordial shamanism is based on is life trivialized, life denied, life enslaved to the ego. - Terence McKenna
I have been resurrected into the present time because the past is dead. - Susan Segovia Munoz
I wanted change and excitement and to shoot off in all directions myself, like the colored arrows from a Fourth of July rocket. - Sylvia Plath
Let us put ourselves into His hands, and not be startled though He leads us by a strange way, a mirabilis via, as the Church speaks. Let us be sure He will lead us right, that He will bring us to that which is, not indeed what we think best, nor what is best for another, but what is best for us. - John Henry Newman
R.I.P. A careless abbreviation of _requiescat in pace_, attesting to indolent goodwill to the dead. According to the learned Dr. Drigge, however, the letters originally meant nothing more than _reductus in pulvis_. - Ambrose Bierce
Patriotism in an independent nation means timely Action & Affirmation on a constructive mode, and not whiling away the time via Debate & Discussion on a burning topic in the house or a road. - Anuj Somany
Hurl yourself at goals above your head and bear the lacerations that come when you slip and make a fool of yourself. Try always, as long as you have breath in your body, to take the hard way–and work, work, work to build yourself into a rich, continually evolving entity. - Sylvia Plath
One should not confuse creativity with whining. - Silvia Hartmann
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons. - Bertrand Russell
My weakness has always been to prefer the large intention of an unskilful artist to the trivial intention of an accomplished one: in other words, I am more interested in the high ideas of a feeble executant than in the high execution of a feeble thinker. - Thomas Hardy
Turn intentions into actions and actions into results: - Manchovian Prince
You can create sense out of nonsense, something out of nothing. You can create wealth out of dearth, viable ventures out of turbulent adventures. You can create mercies out of miseries. You can create tomorrow’s peace out of today’s crisis. - Ikechukwu Joseph
Progressives' don’t just redefine (and valorize) deviancy; they insist on renaming it, too. - Kathy Shaidle
Viaţa este un povârniş.Cît urci, îi priveşti vârful şi te simţi fericit... - Guy de Maupassant
Courtesies of a small and trivial character are the ones which strike deepest in the grateful and appreciating heart. - Henry Clay
Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass, it's about learning how to dance in the rain. - Vivian Greene
We all need a cheering committee and parents are a child's most important fans! - Vivian Kirkfield
You must create the right kind of dream, the sober, adult kind of magic: illusion born from disillusion. - Sylvia Plath
I could feel the tears brimming and sloshing in me like water in a glass that is unsteady and too full. - Sylvia Plath
Perhaps when we find ourselves wanting everything, it is because we are dangerously close to wanting nothing. - Sylvia Plath
Well, they've come a long way. To think that he now could access a secret document held in the Vatican archives, via electronic technology. - Peter J Tanous
Los dos estaremos presente en el leve perfume de los árboles en las mañanas, nos desmoronaremos lentamente en las mañanas de lluvia, en las mañanas de sol, y luego cuando pasen los días no tendremos ni las mañanas, ni la lluvia, ni el sol. - Rafael Chaparro Madiedo
Maybe if I could slip into Sylvia's mind, sort out the spices in her rack, alphabetize them and dust them off. Maybe then I'd understand how it's the little things that pull you under. - Kelli Russell Agodon
Renounce poor work.Shun trivial work.Entertain respectable work.Welcome superior work.Honor transcendent work. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The time you save is just what makes the difference between trivia and culture. - James Herron
All man must live in Machu Picchu for some time! Over there, you will be closer to the universe and you will realise how trivial you are in this chaotic cosmos. Science is the only power which will make you bigger and significant in this universe! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Never abbreviate your dreams. Only short-hand people always do that. Their punishment is that they can't stretch far, further and forward into the future. Dream only big dreams! - Israelmore Ayivor
We are human, and nothing is more interesting to us than humanity. The appeal of literature is that it is so thoroughly a human thing by, for and about human beings. If you lose that focus, you obviate the source of the power and permanence of literature. - M.H. Abrams
Lest you forget the strong develop and improve the weak get frantic digress and deviate - K. Abernathy Can You Action Past Your Devil's Advocate
The matters we or the world might consider trivial, He cares about and wants to remedy. He longs to relieve our worries and has promised to supply our most fundamental needs. - Charles R. Swindoll
If you don't write, then read. - Sylvia L'Namira
The shortest way to get to the real answer is via the Imaginary. - Joanna Tilsley
If only I had used my powers for good instead of for trivia! - Hermester Barrington
I don't need to be tame, because dragons choose their partner by themselves. - Olivia Sinaga
I'm afraid." Olivia to Caleb"Afraid of what?" Caleb."Of how vulnerable you make me." Olivia."I make you vulnerable because you love me. That's the price you pay for love, baby girl." Caleb. - Tarryn Fisher
A chess genius is a human being who focuses vast, little-understood mental gifts and labors on an ultimately trivial human enterprise. - George Steiner
Love is the matter of souls....in which body is trivial aspect but the tragic part is that people believe what is seen. - Anonymous
Fantasy is totally wide open; all you really have to do is follow the rules you've set. But if you're writing about science, you have to first learn what you're writing about. - Octavia E. Butler
You can create viable ventures out of turbulent adventure. - Ikechukwu Joseph
If you are a special intelligent expect that God or people from "relatives or from strangers or friends,..." to get you down and your reply is must to absorb problems and try to alleviate and diminish from its sad effects - Ramy Mohamed Sabry
Truth indeed rather alleviates than hurts, and will always bear up against falsehood, as oil does above water. - Miguel de Cervantes
It doesn't matter if people doesn't know that you do a good thing nor the right thing. But he nor she must know your expression of love. - Olivia Sinaga
Don't waste your time to make new dreams. but waste it to make one of your lifetime dream, come true. - Olivia Sinaga
Good sense about trivialities is better than nonsense about things that matter. - Max Beerbohm
BewareAt war Or at peace,More people die Of unenlightened self-interestThan of any other disease - Octavia E. Butler
Bob Dole revealed he is one of the test subjects for Viagra. He said on Larry King, 'I wish I had bought stock in it.' Only a Republican would think the best part of Viagra is the fact that you could make money off of it. - Jay Leno
To truly learn from someone or something, one must first learn to love them. - Silvia Hartmann
Drawing up her spear, Ellemist lunged towards the mighty leviathan. - Muse
There is no more destructive force in human affairs -- not greed, not hatred -- than the desire to have been right. Non-attachment to possessions is trivial when compared with non-attachment to opinions. - Mark A.R. Kleiman
Jon me enseñó qué quiere decir nostalgia. Nostos en griego, me dijo, es 'regreso', y algia, 'dolor', así como mialgia es dolor de los músculos, así mismo nostalgia es el dolor del regreso. Todos los viajes, todos mis viajes, son viajes de regreso, así dijo un poeta de mi tierra". - Héctor Abad Faciolince
Treat all disasters as if they were trivialities but never treat a triviality as if it were a disaster. - Quentin Crisp
If I had some of Jesus' tools, I'd build a big house that has no rules. And a bed that's big enough for 13 babies, and me & Miss Olivia Brown. - Kevin Dalton
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true really is true, then there would be little hope for advance. - Orville Wright, American Inventor and Aviation Pioneer
Politics is a trivial diversion from the business of living. - Marty Rubin
As adults we get so entrapped in illusions and trivia, that we forget the true essence of life; and so often we need to connect with children, to understand that it is the little, priceless joys that make life beautiful and worthy. - Manprit Kaur
Septimus fu cât pe ce zică ,,și rămânem aici pe viață", dar se opri. Își aduse aminte ce îi spusese Mătușa Zelda, și anume că, după ce le-ai rostit, lucrurile se împlinesc mai repede... - Angie Sage
Prayers only help the person doing the praying, and then, only if they strengthen and focus that person's resolve. - Octavia E. Butler
People are strange: They are constantly angered by trivial things, but on a major matter like totally wasting their lives, they hardly seem to notice. - Charles Bukowski
In the U.S. you have to be a deviant or exist in extreme boredom... Make no mistake, all intellectuals are deviants in the U.S. - William S. Burroughs
The novel remains for me one of the few forms...where we can describe, step by step, minute by minute, our not altogether unpleasant struggle to put ourselves into a viable and devout relationship to our beloved and mistaken world. - John Cheever
Some people come into our lives and leave footprints on our hearts and we are never ever the same. - Flavia Weedn
I’ll never speak to God again. - Sylvia Plath
The security theater we are witnessing in our election system boasting the illusion of security via ‘clunky as heck’ and air gap defense will do nothing against the real and sophisticated adversarial landscape that is zeroing in on our democracy - James Scott, Senior Fellow, Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology
We should meet in another life, we should meet in air, me and you. - Sylvia Plath
I fixed my eyes on the larget cloud, as if, when it passed out of my sight, I might have the good luck to pass with it. - Sylvia Plath
What I fear most, I think, is the death of the imagination. - Sylvia Plath
My relative examined you, observed a few of your normal body cells, compared them with what it had learned from other humans most like you, and said that you had not only a cancer, but a talent for cancer. - Octavia E. Butler
Elige bien las batallas que quieras librar, porque ellas definirán tu vida. - Silvia Pato
And I knew that in spite of all the roses and kisses and restaurant dinners a man showered on a woman before he married her, what he secretly wanted was for her to flatten out underneath his feet like Mrs. Willard's kitchen mat. - Sylvia Plath
Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass...It's about learning to dance in the rain. - Vivian Greene
Some think it's holding on that makes one strong; sometimes it's letting go. - Sylvia Robinson
Power came the way a child came -- with agony. - Octavia E. Butler
The only reason i love the courage of these individuals is that they take their family members as astray chicks, and the reason i don't want to belong to this category is because those chicks are far more important to me than trivial wealth and fame. - Michael Bassey Johnson
The thought that I might kill myself formed in my mind coolly as a tree or a flower. - Sylvia Plath
Viaţa noastră nu începe în clipa în care ne naştem, ci cu nouă luni înainte.La fel este şi în cazul morţii.Unii dintre noi "mor" cu mult înainte de a muri. - Nicu Nicolaescu
There must be quite a few things a hot bath won't cure, but I don't know many of them. - Sylvia Plath
Our avian brothers are back to roost on the first leg of their annual sojourn south. Why them and not us? Maybe it's because we humans are meant to be rooted in one spot. - Mitchell Burgess
People that hurt others, only act on a pain they feel themselves. - Vivian Amis
Because, as we all know, it’s easier to do trivial things that are urgent than it is to do important things that are not urgent, like thinking. And it’s also easier to do little things we know we can do than to start on big things that we’re not so sure about. - John Cleese
You don't start out writing good stuff. You start out writing crap and thinking it's good stuff, and then gradually you get better at it. That's why I say one of the most valuable traits is persistence. - Octavia E. Butler
A smiling face is half the meal. - Latvian Proverb
It’s not just dark in Scandinavia. - Bo Brennan
Ο μυθιστοριογράφος σου δίνει να δεις από την κλειδαρότρυπα αυτά που δεν μπορείς να δεις διαφορετικά. - Alberto Moravia
Aut viam inveniam aut faciam.""I shall either find away, or make one - Latin quote
We are not what we might be; what we are / Outlaws all extrapolation / Beyond the interval of now and here: / White whales are gone with the white ocean. - Sylvia Plath
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man. - George Washington
It is not only the viability and variety of the seed that makes the harvest look plumpy. Sometimes, the soil must value the value of the seed. When the soil is not supportive, the seed's value becomes a waste! - Israelmore Ayivor
New York este un oraș înfricoșător. Milioane de oameni se luptă bărbătește pentru viața lor. E un oraș cu prea mulți bani. Prea mulți la unii și prea puțini la alții. Și lucrul acesta aruncă o lumină tragică peste tot ce se petrece aici. - Ilf si Ptetrov
Si mise a correre. Via. Lontano per non vedere.Ci sono corse che non hanno bisogno di nessuno spostamento. Si può anche stare immobili e finire lontani.Quella era una corsa così. - Isabella Santacroce
An opportunity, no matter how small it is, is still worth a golden chance. So take it or have regrets for the rest of your life. - Francisca Olivia
Usually after a good puke you feel better right away. We hugged each other and then said good-bye and went off to opposite ends of the hall to lie down in our own rooms. There is nothing like puking with somebody to make you into old friends. - Sylvia Plath
I must be lean & write & make worlds beside this to live in. - Sylvia Plath
When I say I must write, I don't mean I must publish. There is a great difference. the important thing is the chaotic form given to my chaotic experience, which is, as it was for James Joyce, my kind of religion, and necessary for me...as the confession and absolution for a Catholic in church. - Sylvia Plath
To the person in the bell jar, blank and stopped as a dead baby, the world itself is a bad dream. - Sylvia Plath
I consider it useless and tedious to represent what exists, because nothing that exists satisfies me. Nature is ugly, and I prefer the monsters of my fancy to what is positively trivial. - Charles Baudelaire
Non voglio passarci ancora, non voglio un altro ragazzo che gioca con me, o ci sei o non ci sei, e tu ovviamente non ci sei - Adelia
Science and Religion are two vividly different realms of the human mind. They work differently at the molecular level, but the purpose of both is alleviation of the mind from the darkness of ignorance. - Abhijit Naskar
The more loving we can be, the more powerful we become. - Silvia Hartmann
I hated these visits, because I kept feeling the visitors measuring my fat and stringy hair against what I had been and what they wanted me to be, and I knew they went away utterly confounded. - Sylvia Plath
All I want is blackness. Blackness and silence. - Sylvia Plath
What I hate is the thought of being under a man's thumb," I had told Doctor Nolan. "A man doesn't have a worry in the world, while I've got a baby hanging over my head like a big stick, to keep me in line. - Sylvia Plath
Is there anything courageous or brave about making the only possible choice that will save your life? When you're drowning, you grab any hand that's offered. To me, bravery is a spontaneous decision to save somebody else's life when your own is in danger. - Claire Sylvia
DANCE Defeat All Negativity (via) Creative Expression. - Shah Asad Rizvi
It's a great medium for trivia and hobbies, but not the place for reasoned, reflective judgment. Suprisingly often, discussions degenerate into acrimony, insults and flames. - Clifford Stoll
Gratitude is a soul blooming profusely! - Zavia Hope Thomas
With all our ideas and explanations we only trivialize life. - Marty Rubin
What have I done to her?" Gabriel muttered to himself as he crossed the room to crank open a window. Cool air washed over his skin. "What the devil did she do to me? - Olivia Parker
Handsome vampires are addictive - Vianka Van Bokkem
A place for everything and everything in its place - via Samuel Smiles - http://bit.ly/mUa1mm
I talk to God, but the sky is empty. - Sylvia Plath
There are only two things: love, all sorts of love, with pretty girls, and the music of New Orleans or Duke Ellington. Everything else ought to go, because everything else is ugly. - Boris Vian
One minute of sincere gratitude can wash away a lifetime’s disappointments. - Silvia Hartmann
Being In love with Vampires is never out of fashion" (The Angel Vampire: A New Race is Born) - Vianka Van Bokkem
You should focus on those things that will lead you to succeed instead of wasting your time on trivial issues. - Godwin Elendu Ph.D
There is more simplicity in the man who eats caviar on impulse than in the man who eats Grape-Nuts on principle. - G.K. Chesterton
The best way to engage honestly with the marketplace via Twitter is to never use the words "engage," "honestly," or "marketplace. - Jeffrey Zeldman
I am losing precious days. I am degenerating into a machine for making money. I am learning nothing in this trivial world of men. I must break away and get out into the mountains to learn the news - John Muir
Why is time more important than money? There is no time lottery where you can hope to win an extra million days ... - Silvia Hartmann
Extend to each person, no matter how trivial the contact, all the care and kindness and understanding and love that you can muster, and do it with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again. - Og Mandino
If you think you need to forgive anyone....you got it all wrong. - Vivian Amis
Unless you can be yourself, you won't stay with anyone for long. - Sylvia Plath
Seré una de las pocas poetisas en el mundo completamente feliz de ser mujer, no una de esas amargadas y frustradas, retorcidas imitadoras de hombres, que en su mayoría acaban destrozadas - Sylvia Plath
I am not cruel —only truthful. - Sylvia Plath
I don't see what women see in other women," I'd told Doctor Nolan in my interview that noon. "What does a woman see in a woman that she can't see in a man?"Doctor Nolan paused. Then she said, "Tenderness. - Sylvia Plath
Unconditional love is the greatest gift of all" ~ The Soul Bearers, by - Sylvia Massara
The mind is like tofu. It tastes like whatever you marinate it in. - Sylvia Boorstein
The embryological record is almost always abbreviated in accordance with the tendency of nature (to be explained on the principle of survival of the fittest) to attain her needs by the easiest means. - Francis Maitland Balfour
Happier than a cat in a Peruvian fish market. - Coriander Woodruff
Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Some stay for a while, leave footprints on our hearts, and we are never, ever the same - Flavia Weedn
What did my hands do before they held you? - Sylvia Plath
Where religion is trivialized, one is unlikely to find persecution.
In all large corporations, there is a pervasive fear that someone, somewhere is having fun with a computer on company time. Networks help alleviate that fear. - John C. Dvorak
Non est ad astra mollis e terris via" - "There is no easy way from the earth to the stars - Seneca
Peace is an innocent child hated by some deviant and those who hate him will find no peace ever in their lives! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Find your truth and make your existence real as you choose it. Your creation is your own greatest gift. (Neings of Light via Joules) - Jay Woodman
You don't know shits I through in my life. You don't know how many times I've fucked. You don't know me. - Francisca Olivia
Esențial mi s-a părut în viață să-ți fii credincios ție însuți. Și atât timp cât nu deranjezi pe nimeni, nu văd de ce nu ți-ai consuma bucuriile la lumina zilei. Abia când le camuflezi, când ți-e rușine de ele, devin vicii. - Rodica Ojog-Braşoveanu
You have to be deviant if you're going to do anything new.
Good things don't happen to "good people"; good things happen to happy people. - Vivian Amis
Una forma d'amore pura, armoniosa e assolutamente perfetta. Una forma d'amore nella quale il rosso della passione combaciava e si respingeva, allo stesso tempo, col nero del peccato. - Silvia Devitofrancesco - Lo specchio del tempo
Flaw laden intellect shows faults in others. If you deviate even slightly in the wrong direction, you will see everyone at fault. - Dada Bhagwan
The externalization of memory [via the use of external symbolic storage systems] has altered the actual memory architecture within which humans think, which is changing the role of biological memory, the way in which the human brain deploys its resources, and the form of modern culture. - Merlin Donald
brave love, dreamnot of staunching such strict flame, but come,lean to my wound; burn on, burn on. - Sylvia Plath
I have done, this year, what I said I would: overcome my fear of facing a blank page day after day, acknowledging myself, in my deepest emotions, a writer, come what may. - Sylvia Plath
One who is truly confident is able to apologize. - Olivia Tsoutsoplides
I have stitched life into me like a rare organ - Sylvia Plath
Blood is everywhere..Vultures take shelter beneath the tanks;for the fumed sky is unsafe for their avian flight to prey on the Palestinian flesh. - Munia Khan
Little girls who hang around with vampires need to get used to dead things...In fact, little girls who hang around with vampires already are with dead things. - Vivian Vande Velde
Everything in life is writable about if you have the outgoing guts to do it and the imagination to improvise. - Sylvia Plath
In order to rise from its own ashes, a Phoenix first must burn. - Octavia E. Butler
Intimate relationships cannot substitute for a life plan. But to have any meaning or viability at all, a life plan must include intimate relationships. - Harriet Lerner
With patience and perseverance my day will come! - Susan Segovia Munoz
Punishment creates crime. - Silvia Hartmann
It's better to teach people than to scare them, Lauren. If you scare them and nothing happens, they lose their fear, and you lose some of your authority with them. It's harder to scare them a second time, harder to teach them, harder to win back their trust. Best to begin by teaching. - Octavia E. Butler
I was attracted to science fiction because it was so wide open. I was able to do anything and there were no walls to hem you in and there was no human condition that you were stopped from examining. - Octavia E. Butler
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
Just because you don’t know how on Earth something might be achieved doesn’t mean you shouldn’t allow yourself to really, really want it. That’s the essence of a dream, the realms of magic and of miracles. - Silvia Hartmann
If Beethoven had been killed in a plane crash at the age of 22, it would have changed the history of music... and of aviation. - Tom Stoppard
People have the right to call themselves whatever they like. That doesn't bother me. It's other people doing the calling that bothers me. - Octavia E. Butler
All that you touch, you change. All that you change,changes you. - Octavia E. Butler
Play to your strength; then you are always strong. - Silvia Hartmann
Flame itself is something that produces light via a chemical reaction, its not an opaque object unless its a very sooty flame.May i not have sooth in me Lord. MAY I BE A LIGHT WHEREVER I BE - Mary Tornyenyor
In modern society the term "no" have changed meaning. It now seems to be an abbreviation for "Negotiations Open". - Jury Nel
I is Jovial. I is Optimistic. I is Antsy. I is Noteworthy. I is Nervy. I is Ambitious.But altogether ME is JOANNA.WHO ARE YOU ALTOGETHER???? - JOANNA SK
If you can not give it your all, you have nothing to give. - Susan Segovia Munoz
Politics is the pursuit of trivial men who, when they succeed at it, become important in the eyes of more trivial men. - George Jean Nathan
Amy: Pond and her boys . . . my poncho boys. If we're going to die, let's die looking like a peruvian folk band. - Simon Nye
LIFE isn't about waiting for the storm to pass,it's about learning to DANCE in the rain. - Vivian Greene
Life was not to be sitting in hot amorphic leisure in my backyard idly writing or not writing, as the spirit moved me. It was, instead, running madly, in a crowded schedule, in a squirrel cage of busy people. Working, living, dancing, dreaming, talking, kissing- singing, laughing, learning. - Sylvia Plath
Habíamos crecido demasiado separadas, y nuestras heridas del pasado eran demasiado grandes. La verdadera amistad ya no era una opción. Pero no siento melancolía acerca de ello, me siento aliviada. Hay cierto respeto y buenos deseos entre nosotras. Y eso no es cualquier cosa. - Stephenie Perkins
Never regard study as a duty, but as the enviable opportunity to learn to know the liberating influence of beauty in the realm of the spirit for your own personal joy and to the profit of the community to which your later work belongs. - Albert Einstein
In Sneffels Yoculis craterem kem delibat umbra Scartaris Julii intra calendas descende, audas viator, et terrestre centrum attinges. kod feci. Arne Saknussem - Jules Verne
Reading lets our mind visit new exciting worlds"~ - Vianka Van Bokkem
Why do we electrocute men for murdering an individual and then pin a purple heart on them for mass slaughter of someone arbitrarily labeled enemy? - Sylvia Plath
As long as it still hurts, it isn’t love yet. - Silvia Hartmann
Porque mostrei enfado com as diligências necessárias para despachar a bagagem, considerou que sofria de horror aos preparativos das viagens, rotulando-me de efodiofóbico. - Antero de Quental
She won't know it if I'm not say it." Say that 3 times, and you should know what's the main problem. - Olivia Sinaga
For the true artist, there is no trivial thing. - Marty Rubin
It's good to feel attractive on the outside, but being smart and confident on the inside is what counts. - Olivia Culpo
Live in the present, learn from the past, and prepare yourself for an exciting future! - Susan Segovia Munoz
No...he lives to create art, but he loves to murder. - Mo'Dayvia La'Beija
You are not who you think you are. - Silvia Hartmann
„dacă viața ar fi fost o petrecere, atunci copiii erau petrecerea de după, iar singurul obstacol între tine și asta ar fi fost firea umană, paznicul veșnic de la intrarea într-un club. - James Meek
I believe Western culture -- rule of law, universal suffrage, etc. -- is preferable to Arab culture: that's why there are millions of Muslims in Scandinavia, and four Scandinavians in Syria. Follow the traffic. I support immigration, but with assimilation. - Mark Steyn
Though a good motive cannot sanction a bad action, a bad motive will always vitiate a good action. In common and trivial matters we may act without motives, but in momentous ones the most careful deliberation is wisdom.
I just knew there were stories I wanted to tell. - Octavia E. Butler
No problem is trivial to the angels. They want to help you with problems big and small. You are worthy and you are loved. And bottom line, is your problem is important to you, it's important to them. - Eileen Anglin
Go often to the house of thy friend; for weeds soon choke up the unused path. - Scandinavian Proverb
So it's off with the shellsuit and on with the Armanis,Bring out the champagne and the caviar sarnies - Roger McGough
With pain and perseverance my day will come! - Susan Segovia Munoz
When people have a hard task to do - one which stretches them - they become less concerned with trivial matters. - Idries Shah
Tačiau kas naiviai tiki, jog moterų ašaros reiškia pasidavimą,menkai jas pažįsta. - Herbjørg Wassmo
Do you think people love having jobs, Sylvia asks Peter in because they offer a condoned but false responsibility that masks, for at least eight hours a day, true responsibility? - David Bajo
Fixed stars govern a life - Sylvia Plath
The most precious thing I have to give is my time. - Silvia Hartmann
Perhaps the saddest part of coexistence is the concept of interdependence being necessary for any form of solidarity to be realized. Being encouraged to lean on the weak, does not sound like a long term viable solution to attaining strength. - Justin K. McFarlane Beau
Hemos enterrado a Cercamón en la punta del cabo, junto a la ermita. Allí donde la tierra se acaba. El juglar más viajero del gremio no podía descansar en otro lugar.Mattius nomrespondió. - Laura Gallego García
I believe in love. I believe it transforms, transports, and transcends. I believe it fine-tunes goodness, solidifies strength, ripens resolve, eradicates rage, alleviates stress, and elevates empathy. - Lisa Kogan
Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible. - Frank Zappa
The inclusion of dreams is the only viable supplement to the absence of more favourable outcomes. - Benjamin Meadows
...as we mature, we begin to realize that life in the Box remains the same, with few deviations from this norm. - Heidi Reagan
If you are HUMAN, then the limit of what you can do, what you learn, what you can experience HAS NOT YET BEEN REACHED. - Silvia Hartmann
Revolution is a trivial shift in the emphasis of suffering. - Tom Stoppard
A person defines own nature only through the people around him/her on the physical ground and not via those found on his/her social media platform. - Anuj Somany
There are trivial truths and there are great truths. The opposite of a trivial truth is plainly false. The opposite of a great truth is also true. - Niels Bohr
Be alive. Feel it, and be happy of it. - Olivia Sinaga
Knowing the Truth is not based on knowledge, but on being "it". - Vivian Amis
I believe that feminism has become a political movement that seeks to obtain unlimited rights for woman without corresponding responsibilities via the suppression of feminism.Under my definition, helping oppressed women in other countries falls outside the scope of the movement's interests. - Mike Adams
There's something missing in how we inform the youngsters coming along about what matters in the world. We teach them the letters and numbers, but we fail to inform them about the importance of our connection with the living world - Sylvia Alice Earle
Sex alleviates tension. Love causes it. - Woody Allen
A quarrel is like buttermilk, the more you stir it, the more sour it grows. - Bolivian Proverb
After you have exhausted what there is in business, politics, conviviality, and so on - have found that none of these finally satisfy, or permanently wear - what remains? Nature remains. - Walt Whitman
Problems are solved from the inside out not the other way around. - Vivian Amis
To ‘us’, nothing except the Soul (Atma) is beautiful, and there is indeed no such thing as bad in this world. Bad is to deviate from one’s own ‘boundary’ (to not remain as the Self). - Dada Bhagwan
Sans le jazz, la vie serait une erreur - Boris Vian
Cómo si se pudiera elegir en el amor. Cómo si no fuera un rayo que te parte los huesos y te deja estaqueado en la mitad del patio... Vos no elegís la lluvia que te va a calar hasta los huesos cuando salís de un concierto - Julio Cortázar
Your mind is your spirit; do not seek any other hidden soul inside you! All is in the brain! The depiction of a spirit rising to the sky is no more real than a medieval Scandinavian fairytales! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In all the affairs of life, social as well as political, courtesies of a small and trivial character are the ones which strike deepest to the grateful and appreciating heart. - Henry Clay
Truth has beauty, power and necessity. - Sylvia Ashton-Warner
A sensible knows that preferring swanky car over bicycle to cry on its seat does not alleviate the pain, but it does escalate the strain only to that level only. - Anuj Somany
We shouldn't teach great books; we should teach a love of reading. Knowing the contents of a few works of literature is a trivial achievement. Being inclined to go on reading is a great achievement. - B.F. Skinner
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
Individual science fiction stories may seem as trivial as ever to the blinder critics and philosophers of today, but the core of science fiction -- its essence -- has become crucial to our salvation, if we are to be saved at all. - Isaac Asimov
Sometimes I feel like I’m not solid. I’m hollow. There’s nothing behind my eyes. I’m a negative of a person. All I want is blackness, blackness and silence. - Sylvia Plath
Iat-o eterna: Femeia era intradevar pentru el copilul de douasprezece ori mai imour de care vorbeste poetul (...) fiinta slaba, periculoasa, in chip misterios tulburatoare..." Abatele Marignan - O viata - Guy de Maupassant
Aviation in itself is not inherently dangerous. But to an even greater degree than the sea, it is terribly unforgiving of carelessness, incapacity, or neglect. - Anonymous
You can measure a programmer's perspective by noting his attitude on the continuing viability of Fortran. - Alan Perlis
Why a writer writes? This question is trivial! The important question is this: What he writes? - Mehmet Murat ildan
Negativity is a debilitating disease. It is a slow and painful way to experience life. It attacks the immune system, creates anxiety, and can lead to loneliness and depression. Finding your inner harmony is the quickest way to alleviate the methodical destruction of this dark energy - Gary Hopkins
What we really need is only a heart of surrender & always trust what God has plan for our life. So we do our best, God shall take the rest. That's what I called FAITH. - Olivia Sinaga
Those who are faithful know only the trivial side of love: it is the faithless who know love's tragedies. - Oscar Wilde
Woody Allen once said that ‘I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve it through not dying.’ This is certainly a very wise wish! Whoever grasped the triviality of anything besides the existence is a wise man indeed! There is no substitute for life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Eat, Sleep,Dream, and Live your passions until they become realities. - Susan Segovia Munoz
The roadmap to a rich, rewarding life is to follow your passion, to be willing to deviate, to never dull to the dawn of a new day and all of the possibilities it holds for adventure and discovery. - Toni Sorenson
It is a great joy to open a new path; and then, it is a greater joy to see new people on this new path; but the greatest joy is to see the new people opening many more brand new paths via this new path! - Mehmet Murat ildan
No problem is too small or too trivial if we can really do something about it. - Richard Feynman
Escóndeme en tus brazospor esta noche sola,mientras la lluvia rompecontra el mar y la tierrasu boca innumerable. - Pablo Neruda
Starving whilst schooled is like a man’s finding out that his wife is on her periods a few seconds after he took Viagra. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
He who makes $25,000 annually through passive income is more enviable than he who earns $100,000 annually through a salary. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Our economy is based on spending billions to persuade people that happiness is buying things, and then insisting that the only way to have a viable economy is to make things for people to buy so they’ll have jobs and get enough money to buy things. - Philip Slater
What goes up must come down. Which is why we invented Viagra, to make it stay up a little longer. - Carroll Bryant
To harken to evil conversation is the road to wickedness.. (Pravis Assuescere Sermonibus Est Via Ad Rem Ipsam) - Anonymous
With all our words and ideas we only trivialize life. - Marty Rubin
Isn't that the tragic thing about women? That we live on long after our passions have died? - Olivia Olivia
When I read Shakespeare I am struck with wonder that such trivial people should muse and thunder in such lovely language. - D.H. Lawrence
History most grandiose accomplishments can have the most trivial origin - Faisal Khosa
Cut not the wings of your dreams, for they are the heartbeat and the freedom of your soul. - Flavia
I am helpless as the sea at the end of her string. I am restless. Restless and useless. I, too, create corpses. - Sylvia Plath
Life is a thing that mutates without warning, not always in enviable ways. All part of the improbable adventure of being alive, of being a brainy biped with giant dreams on a crazy blue planet. - Diane Ackerman
The Buddha taught complete honesty, with the extra instruction that everything a person says should be truthful and helpful. - Sylvia Boorstein
I am Cuban, Argentine, Bolivian, Peruvian, Ecuadorian, etc... You understand. - Che Guevara
I believe that the mind can be permanently profaned by the habit of attending to trivial things. - Henry David Thoreau
The truth is always an abyss. One must as in a swimming pool dare to dive from the quivering springboard of trivial everyday experience and sink into the depths, in order to later rise again laughing and fighting for breath to the now doubly illuminated surface of things. - Franz Kafka
Era normal ensartar las palabras en un hilo para guiarlas y evitar que se extraviaran por el camino hacia su destino - Nicole Krauss
Life is not about waiting for the storms to pass... It's about learning how to dance in the rain.- - Vivian Greene
The word 'Terror' is so generally and universally used in connection with everyday trivial matters that it is apt to fail to convey, when intended to do so, its real meaning. - Jim Corbett
In the absence of clearly-defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily trivia until ultimately we become enslaved by it. - Robert Heinlein
Innovation is deviance which means that the rebellious personality is a natural resource for practical creativity. As an innovator, you need to reject the old to establish a new, better, status quo. And one of the most powerful sources of newness is the rebel or maverick, mind. - Max McKeown
Life is brutal that way... the loss of irrecoverable moments amid trivia and distraction. - Dan Simmons
Some people would rather be right than free. - Vivian Amis
Trivia are not knowledge. Lists of facts don't comprise knowledge. Analyzing, hypothesizing, concluding from data, sharing insights, those comprise knowledge. You can't google for knowledge. - Elaine Ostrach Chaika
Buku = Obat mati gaya paling ampuh! - Sylvia L'Namira
If you work hard enough at something that doesn’t matter, you can forget for a while about the things that do. - Octavia E. Butler
The worst enemy to creativity is self doubt - Sylvia Plath
Showing your true self sometimes don't give you any benefit, but at least you do honest to your self and God. - Olivia Sinaga
I talk to God but the sky is empty. - Sylvia Plath
Will never be happy if you continue to disturb the happiness of others - Novia Ratnasari
Its crazy when people of high moral standards, feel its okay for an intimate friend to insult them in a jovial way, forgeting that even casual friends can do just the same in a jovial way. - Michael Bassey Johnson
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
You'll be pleased to hear, Christopher, that I am no longer a Muslim liberal but an atheist [....] I find that it obviates the necessity for any cognitive dissonance. - Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Love corrupts and absolute love corrupts absolutely. The unreasonable systems of men, that is. - Silvia Hartmann
Does the fact that I can no longer remember my own phone number indicate my growing feebleness? No, on the contrary, it unleashes the mind from the petty tyranny of tending to the trivial and allows it to concentrate on the important and the critical. - Don Norman
I have been caged, and now I have been set free! - Susan Segovia Munoz
Every true writer is like a bird; he repeats the same song, the same theme, all his life. For me, this theme as always been revolt. - Alberto Moravia
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When you stop looking over your shoulder, you shall see that the future is way nicer than the past. - Sylvia L'Namira
Prayer can solve more problems, alleviate more suffering, prevent more transgression, and bring about greater peace and contentment in the human soul than can be obtained in any other way. - Thomas S. Monson
...Why the hell are we conditioned into the smooth strawberry-and-cream mother-goose, Alice-and- Wonderland fable, only to be broken on the wheel as we grow older and become aware of ourselves as individuals with a dull responsibility in life? - Sylvia Plath
There is nothing new under the sun, but there are new suns. - Octavia E. Butler
Kalo nggak nulis, ya baca. Kalo nggak baca, ya nonton film saja lah. - Sylvia L'Namira
Therefore we will not listen to the source itself in order to learn what it is or what it means, but rather to the turns of speech, the allegories, figures, metaphors, as you will, into which the source has deviated, in order to lose it or rediscover it—which always amounts to the same. - Jacques Derrida
Why is it that our memory is good enough to retain the least triviality that happens to us, and yet not good enough to recollect how often we have told it to the same person? - Francois de La Rochefoucauld
What a blessed habit I have found my prayer list, morning by morning, it takes me via the Throne of all Grace straight to the intimate personal heart of each one mentioned here, and I know that He Who is not prescribed by time and geography answers immediately. - Oswald Chambers
Remember, remember, this is now, and now, and now. Live it, feel it, cling to it. I want to become acutely aware of all I’ve taken for granted. - Sylvia Plath
I am solitary as grass. What is it I miss?Shall I ever find it, whatever it is? - Sylvia Plath
The least deviation from truth will be multiplied later. - Aristotle
You are free to go, Father," she whispered. "We are all of us free." Olivia finally understood what Mr Tugwell had tried to tell her. This was how it was for every fallen crteature. Christ bore the penalty we each deserve, to purchase our freedom. - Julie Klassen
Summer was full on and the nights hot. It was like lying in warm syrup there in the dark under the viaduct, in the steady whine of gnats and nightbugs - Cormac McCarthy
I am a citizen of the world. - Sylvia Beach
Wit ought to be a glorious treat, like caviar. Never spread it about like marmalade. - Noel Coward
You you think you need to forgive someone...you got it all wrong. - Vivian Amis
When it comes to the core of who we are, it takes incredible effort to shift more than one standard deviation from the mean of your life. - E. Obeng-Amoako Edmonds
That’s the dream of sex, isn’t it? That you will be liberated from the prison of the body by the body itself, at long last desired, its strange tongue understood. - Olivia Laing
Pietrisycamollaviadelrechiotemexity. - Lemony Snicket
Energy work is priceless. It makes every day extraordinary and transforms the mundane to the holy. - Silvia Hartmann
The very success of the internet itself is due to its openness, equality of opportunity and innovation. Platforms like Facebook itself would not have been created if Mr. Mark Zuckerberg was accessing the internet via free basics. - Arzak Khan
I was 17 years old when I was killed by a vampire"-Ruby Kennedy from My Handsome Vampire. - Vianka Van Bokkem
The way to a woman's heart might best be reached via a short cut. - Dixie Waters
There was a beautiful time... - Sylvia Plath
The tongues of hell are dull. - Sylvia Plath
Don't," she begged, knowing that surely she was trying his patience, that his kindness would stretch just so far, that if he were truly kind he could never have survived as a vampire. - Vivian Vande Velde
Time does not wait for you , you wait for the time - Bavia Dinesh
Feel oddly barren. My sickness is when words draw in their horns and the physical world refuses to be ordered, recreated, arranged and selected. I am a victim of it then, not a master. - Sylvia Plath
The red sands of Marrakesh, sprawling at the foot of the Atlas like a wounded Leviathan.... - Rosita Forbes
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