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1. "[...][I]f you adapted too much in order to deal with them, you ran the risk of forgetting who you were and you could end up being neither and nothing."
Author: Anne Bishop
2. "As I helped him up, I felt him shake all over, so I asked him to forgive me, without knowing what for, but that was my lot, asking forgiveness, I even asked forgiveness of myself for being what I was, what it was my nature to be."
Author: Bohumil Hrabal
3. "Once you're out of the classroom, you might vow never to open another book, after being force-fed their contents for so many years. But know this: Books are the most worthy companions to take with you on this bitter-sweet journey known as life."
Author: Cassandra King
4. "Living "in" a story, being part of a narrative, is much more satisfying than living without one. I don't always know what narrative it is, because I'm living my life and not always reflecting on it, but as I edit these pages I am aware that I have an urge to see my sometimes random wandering as having a plot, a purpose guided by some underlying story."
Author: David Byrne
5. "The US exports democracy, hence there being very little left for Americans"
Author: Dean Cavanagh
6. "Sanctification means that the Christians have been judged already, and that they are being preserved until the coming of Christ and are ever advancing towards it."
Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
7. "She was a woman who cared more about what she was right about than about being right."
Author: Elise Blackwell
8. "Crawford washed her hands a lot. She washed her arms all the way up past her elbows. She just couldn't get enough done in that direction. She was compulsive about being clean, clean, clean!"
Author: Fay Wray
9. "When we stop dreaming and believing in our dream, we stop being human."
Author: Ilchi Lee
10. "If the town were a black hole, I was the helpless star being sucked into oblivion. It was an oblivion I craved."
Author: J.D. Stroube
11. "What was interesting about being the needy one was how much in love you felt...He'd lost the ability to be an asshole. Now he was smitten, and it felt both tremendous and scary."
Author: Jeffrey Eugenides
12. "When answering the question "Who won?""Peter. Damn mutant cyborg. He can run the fastest. I guess that's a good thing, since when people are trying to blow you up or put bullets in your ass, being fast is important."Lucas in Controlled Response"
Author: Joey W. Hill
13. "All men profess honesty as long as they can. To believe all men honest would be folly. To believe none so is something worse."
Author: John Quincy Adams
14. "If you are accused of being a Christian, there should be enough evidence to convict you."
Author: Joyce Meyer
15. "I've learned that a family can have little glitches without being labeled dysfunctional."
Author: Kathy Najimy
16. "You'll start talking, and pretty soon we'll all start nodding, and then the next thing you know, I'm hang gliding off the Eiffel Tower at night, being chased by ninja vampires"
Author: Kathy Reichs
17. "As the Senator from Vermont was kind enough to note, I did have the experience of being commander in chief of our National Guard in Missouri for 8 years."
Author: Kit Bond
18. "James: And I take back what I said about you being totalitarian.Lucy: It's about time. That term doesn't really suit me.James: I know. You like flirting too much.Lucy: Totalitarians aren't flirts?James: Historically speaking, no."
Author: Kristen Tracy
19. "You want to talk? Fine. Talk. Tell me something you've never told anybody else.'I thought for a moment. 'Turtles have the second-largest brains of any animal on the planet.' It took Isabel only a second to process this. 'No, they don't.' 'I know that's why I've never told anybody that before."
Author: Maggie Stiefvater
20. "After all, we are all immigrants to the future; none of us is a native in that land. Margaret Mead famously wrote about the profound changes wrought by the Second World War, "All of us who grew up before the war are immigrants in time, immigrants from an earlier world, living in an age essentially different from anything we knew before." Today we are again in the early stages of defining a new age. The very underpinnings of our society and institutions--from how we work to how we create value, govern, trade, learn, and innovate--are being profoundly reshaped by amplified individuals. We are indeed all migrating to a new land and should be looking at the new landscape emerging before us like immigrants: ready to learn a new language, a new way of doing things, anticipating new beginnings with a sense of excitement, if also with a bit of understandable trepidation."
Author: Marina Gorbis
21. "No. She will never be queen." She swayed toward him, and he felt like he was being encircled by a python, smothered and choked."
Author: Marissa Meyer
22. "I was happy, I knew that. While experiencing happiness, we have difficulty in being conscious of it. Only when the happiness is past and we look back on it do we suddenly realize - sometimes with astonishment - how happy we had been."
Author: Nikos Kazantzakis
23. "There was a goblin, or a trickster or a warrior. A nameless, terrible thing, soaked in the blood of a billion galaxies. The most feared being in all the cosmos. Nothing could stop it or hold it or reason with it. One day it would just drop out of the sky and tear down your world..."
Author: Steve Moffat
24. "Matt looked up kids from his high school class. Only three were listed as dead, but a bunch were listed as missing/presumed dead.As a test, he looked us up, but none of our names were on any of the lists.And that's how we know we're alive this Memorial Day."
Author: Susan Beth Pfeffer
25. "Radio is being dominated by records that are 120 beats per minute. R&B is about groove and soul."
Author: Trey Songz
26. "...men unite against none so readily as against those whom theysee attempting to rule over them."
Author: Xenophon

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