Top Janie Quotes

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1. "Trust me, Janie, guys don't see what you call flaws. All we see is naked… Naked is goooood."
Author: Amelia James
2. "I do love the clothes on 'Mad Men' because my character has been so elegant and I would never have had access to these clothes. I think Janie Bryant is a costume designing genius. They'll call and tell me, 'It will only take an hour,' and I'm like, 'I will try on the whole truck!'"
Author: Cara Buono
3. "Nasi cichostopi przyjaciele nie tylko uratowali juz miliony ludzi, zabijajac gryzonie. Pomogli takze uleczyc niezliczone serca. Siedzac cicho w nogach lózka, czekali, az ludzkie lzy przestana plynac. Zwinieci w klebek na kolanach chorych i starych dawali pocieche , jakiej nie sposób znalezc gdzie indziej. Zasluguja na docenienie za to, ze od tysiecy lat sluza naszemu fizycznemu i emocjonalnemu zdrowiu. Egipcjanie mieli racje. Kot to istota swieta."
Author: Helen Brown
4. "Ciemna puszcza jodlowa z obu stron okalala zastygly potok. Wiatr otrzepal ze snieznego puchu drzewa czarne i widmowe w zmierzchu dnia. Gleboka ciszazascielila kraj. Ziemia wydawala sie nieruchoma, pólzywa jak rozpacz, opuszczona i zastygla. Nie byl to juz nawet wyraz smutku. Wlóczyl sie ponad nia jak gdyby smiech dziwaczny, stokroc bardziej niz smutek ponury; smiech gorzki niby skrzywienie ust sfinksa, przenikliwy jak mróz, nasiakly okrucienstwem niewinnej obojetnosci. Zwycieski, stlumiony usmiech wszystkowiedzacych wieków nad przemijaniem i wysilkiem zycia. Dzikosc. Brutalna dzikosc Pólnocy o sercu zastyglym."
Author: Jack London
5. "There was no soft place to land''No,' said Janie. 'Sometimes there just isn't'."
Author: Juliette Fay
6. "[Morgana to Janie]Now get out of my way, or finish life as a pile of cinders."
Author: L.J. Smith
7. "In the meantime, how about us doing some more sister things together?"Alys snorted. "Like what?"Oh, I don't know. Slay a few monsters, outwit a few magicians, drain a few Chaotic Zones, negotiate a few treaties..."And after lunch?"Janie returned the wry grin sweetly. "I'll let you know."The hero and the sorceress walked back up the path arm in arm."
Author: L.J. Smith
8. "This phone," he says finally. "I want this phone."She laughs. "No. S'mine."Janie, I don't think you understand. I want it."Sorry."It's got photo caller ID; Internet; video, camera, and digital recorder?! Holy Hannah... It's making me warm all over."Oh yeah?" Janie says in a sexy voice. "Wanna play with my phone, baby?"Hell yes, I do."
Author: Lisa McMann
9. "What did your mom say?""She said I better not be pregnant."Janie snorts. "What the hell is wrong with our parents, anyway? Wait -- you're not, are you?" "Of course not! Sheesh, Janers! I may not have gotten the best grades in school, but I'm not stupid. You know I'm on the Pill. And his Jimmy doesn't get near me without a raincoat, yadamean? Ain't nothin' getting through my little fortress!"
Author: Lisa McMann
10. "Janie walked back over with a bouquet of nine white, long stem roses and one white."
Author: Michelle Hughes
11. "O beautiful Janie with your straw-colored hairI would follow you anywhereOne so beautiful I will never meet againAnd you're also much stronger than most other menWhich is hot, by the wayAnd I'm not intimidated by that at all"
Author: Michelle Rowen
12. "He didn't save us ; haven't you been listening?" Elizabeth held an icepack to her chin where she'd been hit by an meaty elbow . "Fiona stabbed one of them with a Susan Bates needle, Marie was wielding a tequila bottle, Sandra pistol-whipped the other, and I shot the third.""Where were Janie and Kat?" Ashley looked from me to Kat."Hiding behind the couch like sane people!" Kat said before anyone else could speak."
Author: Penny Reid
13. "The door opened to reveal Janie gleefully putting the finishing touches of the bright pink polish on Max's hands."Nice timing," the solider said with a grimace.Talen snorted. "You're relieved, in case you need to powder your cheeks."
Author: Rebecca Zanetti
14. "It's Okay, Mom." The little girl grinned impishly. "Max will be pretty with pink nails.""Oh I brought my A-game," the vampire snorted as he sat on the other couch."Bout Time," Janie retorted"
Author: Rebecca Zanetti
15. "But who am I if I'm not Janie the bulimic? Bulimia has become so much a part of me that I can't remember what it felt like not to purge. It's been this secret that I have hidden from my parents and my friends (well, except for Nancy) and the rest of the world. It's the way I can let off the pressure of always feeling like I'm not smart enough, I'm not thin enough, not pretty enough, not funny enough, just plain not enough enough."
Author: Sarah Darer Littman
16. "Because you are afraid that only the sight of your daughter's pain can bring you sadness over Janie's death."
Author: Sarah M. Cradit
17. "King- Hamilton, Judge Alan ( b 1900 )'...I think he erred on the side of severity when he gave Janie Jones, the notorious madame, seven years after the jury had acquitted her'. 'Well, these things are relative of course. It all depends on what you've been acquitted of. Miss Jones was innocent of a very serious offence."
Author: William Donaldson
18. "Nanny's words made Janie's kiss across the gatepost seem like a manure pile after a rain"
Author: Zora Neale Hurston
19. "They plan and they fix and they do, and then some kitchen-dwelling fiend slips a scorchy, soggy, tasteless mess into their pots and pans…So when the bread didn't rise, and the fish wasn't quite done at the bone, and the rice was scorched, he slapped Janie until she had a ringing sound in her ears and told her about her brains before he stalked on back to the store."
Author: Zora Neale Hurston
20. "She had found a jewel down inside herself and she had wanted to walk where people could see her and gleam it around. But she had been set in the market-place to sell. Been set for still bait. When God had made The Man, he made him out of stuff that sung all the time and glittered all over. Then after that some angels got jealous and chopped him into millions of pieces, but still he glittered and hummed. So they beat him down to nothing but sparks but each little spark had a shine and a song. So they covered each one over with mud. And the lonesomeness in the sparks made them hunt for one another, but the mud is deaf and dumb. Like all the other tumbling mud-balls, Janie had tried to show her shine."
Author: Zora Neale Hurston
21. "In the cool afternoon the fiend from hell specifically sent to lovers arrived at Janie's ear. Doubt."
Author: Zora Neale Hurston
22. "Dis love! Dat's just whut's got us uh pullin' and haulin' and sweatin' and doin' from can't see in de mornin' till can't see at night." Nanny to Janie"
Author: Zora Neale Hurston
23. "Long before the year was up, Janie noticed that her husband had stopped talkin to he rin rhymes."
Author: Zora Neale Hurston
24. "Ah'll clean 'em, you fry 'em and let's eat,' he said with the assurance of not being refused. They went out into the kitchen and fixed up the hot fish and corn muffins and ate. Then Tea Cake went to the piano without so much as asking and began playing blues and singing, and throwing grins over his shoulder. The sounds lulled Janie to soft slumber and she woke up with Tea Cake combing her hair and scratching the dandruff from her scalp. It made her more comfortable and drowsy."
Author: Zora Neale Hurston
25. "When Janie looked out of her door she saw the drifting mists gathered in the west -- that cloud field of the sky -- to arm themselves with thunders and march forth against the world. Louder and higher and lower and wider the sound and motion spread, mounting, sinking, darking."
Author: Zora Neale Hurston
26. "She often spoke to falling seeds and said, "Ah hope you fall on soft ground," because she had heard seeds saying that to each other as they passed. The familiar people and things had failed her so she hung over the gate and looked up the road towards way off. She knew now that marriage did not make love. Janie's first dream was dead, so she became a woman."
Author: Zora Neale Hurston
27. "And I can't die easy thinking maybe the menfolks white or black is making a spit cup out of you. Have some sympathy for me. Put me down easy, Janie, I'm a cracked plate."
Author: Zora Neale Hurston
28. "Janie saw her life like a great tree in leaf with the things suffered, things enjoyed, things done and undone. Dawn and doom was in the branches"
Author: Zora Neale Hurston

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