[A Slow Feeling Of Gathering Sadness As Each Familiar Place Flashes By The Window And Disappears And Becomes Part Of The Past. Time Is Made Visible, And It Moves As The Landscape Moves.]

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Rex Stout Quotes

"I could have told, just looking at him, that that was the tone he would use asking a question. A tone that took it for granted any question he asked was going to be answered because he asked it. I dont like it and I know of no way anybody is ever going to make me like it."

Amanda Grange Quotes

"Do we say to the wind, do you wish not to blow? Do we say to the thunder, would you rather be silent? No. We never think of these things."

Sheri Meshal Quotes

"Well, as long as were on the subject of chickens… the word ‘heaven is like saying ‘chicken parts—stirs up too many questions. Chicken parts gets people thinking beaks and gizzards and turning green. You say ‘heaven and you get people thinking pearly gates and streets paved in gold or whatever they were brought up on. It all gets in the way of the truth," Nana explained."

Breaking Benjamin Quotes

"Somewhere far beyond this world,I feel nothing anymore"

Gavin DeGraw Quotes

"So if I was dating somebody now and the relationship didnt work out, Id take that as failing."

Babara Tuchman Quotes

"No experience of the failure of his policy could shake his belief in its essential excellence."

Paula Garces Quotes

"I told everybody that I was going to be an actress in Hollywood one day. People looked at me like I was crazy."

Nicole Nordeman Quotes

"At my core, I know this: God is God. All that lives and breathes flows from him in both original and ongoing states."

Angela Bassett Quotes

"I can give you the Kings English and then I can take it to the street, but do both or do one and dont do one knowing only the street. Thats going to hold you back because what comes out is going to impress people, and it will impress them negatively."

Dipesh Nepal Quotes

"‎Never say you cant be a writer or a script writer, remember how well, characters in your dreams said their dialogues."

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Quotes About Unicorns And Love

"She did not look anything like a horned horse, as unicorns are often pictured, being smaller and cloven-hoofed, and possessing that oldest, wildest grace that horses have never had, that deer have only in a shy, thin imitation and goats in dancing mockery." - Author: Peter S. Beagle

Quotes About Perso

"How stupid could she be to think a clean person would love her -- would risk death and decay and banishment for love!" - Author: Alan Brennert

Quotes About Fabric

"It was with a shock that he felt the touch of Laurents fingers against the back of his wrist. [...] Laurent was shifting the fabric of his sleeve, sliding it back slightly to reveal the gold underneath, until the wrist cuff he had asked the blacksmith to leave on was exposed between them. "Sentiment?" said Laurent."Something like that."Their eyes met and he could feel each beat of his heart. A few seconds of silence, a space that lengthened, until Laurent spoke."You should give me the other." - Author: C.S. Pacat

Quotes About Migrations

"Even in a minute instance, it is best to look first to the main tendencies of Nature. A particular flower may not be dead in early winter, but the flowers are dying; a particular pebble may never be wetted with the tide, but the tide is coming in. To the scientific eye all human history is a series of collective movements, destructions or migrations, like the massacre of flies in winter or the return of birds in spring." - Author: G.K. Chesterton

Quotes About Famous Associations

"I hope this doesnt sound pompous but I dont think of myself as famous, whatever fame Ive got has come through what Ive done and associations of things Ive done." - Author: Peter Cushing

Quotes About Famous Economists

"President Truman famously asked for a "one-armed economist" who would take a clear stand; he was sick and tired of economists who kept saying, "On the other hand …" - Author: Daniel Kahneman

Quotes About Compliments

"Is is difficult to be angry with a gentleman who pays you compliments, even impertinent compliments. Especially impertinent compliments." - Author: Elizabeth Peters

Quotes About Lazy Afternoons

"Then there were long, lazy summer afternoons when there was nothing to do but read. And dream. And watch the town go by to supper. I think that is why our great men and women so often have sprung from small towns, or villages. They have had time to dream in their adolescence. No cars to catch, no matinees, no city streets, none of the teeming, empty, energy-consuming occupations of the city child. Little that is competitive, much that is unconsciously absorbed at the most impressionable period, long evenings for reading, long afternoons in the fields or woods." - Author: Edna Ferber

Quotes About Almost Dying

"when I was four I almost fell down the shaft of a tin mine and when I was five the car rolled over on the motorway and when I was seven we went on holiday and the gas ring blew out in the caravan and nobody noticedIve been dying all my life" - Author: Jenny Downham

Quotes About Nwoye Things Fall Apart

"How Id love to get away from here and be someone else for a while in a place where no one knows or expects certain things from me." - Author: Libba Bray