[An Empty Book Is Like An Infant's Soul, In Which Anything May Be Written. It Is Capable Of All Things, But Containeth Nothing. I Have A Mind To Fill This With Profitable Wonders.]

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Lorraine Adams Quotes

"I write sentence to sentence. Thats the kind of writer I am. I dont have a plot when I begin. I have to be convinced and I have to be surprised."

Chet Huntley Quotes

"Maybe where theres clarity of air, theres clarity of thought."

Martin Boyd Quotes

"The sorrow of losing what we love is nothing to the torment of having it present but denied us."

Kirito Quotes

"The warmth of our bodies began to melt my frozen heart bit by bit."

Kim Dallmeier Quotes

"Dracula is a morning person compared to me."

Michelle Franklin Quotes

"Boudicca MacDaede was not the most striking of women, but she had a wryness in character and heartiness in form that recommended her to the rough demands of a farmers daughter and a soldiers sufferance." ~ First two lines of book 1 in the Haanta Series"

JM Reep Quotes

"Leah looked at her parents, lost in their own fantasies, and decided that the three of them were a pretty pathetic family - but she wasnt sure who was more pathetic: the dateless girl spending the night of the big dance by herself in her bedroom, or the parents who foolishly believed a boy would arrive on their doorstep with flowers, a limo, and a promise to rescue their daughter from her solitude."

Lauren Graham Someday Someday Maybe Quotes

"Today is the day you have to start believing in yourself. No one can do it for you anymore."

Neugeboren Quotes

"A wife who loses a husband is called a widow. A husband who loses a wife is called a widower. A child who loses his parents is called an orphan. But...there is no word for a parent who loses a child, thats how awful the loss is!"

Emmuska Orczy Quotes

"Idyllic follies never last, my little Chauvelin....They come upon us like the measles...and are as easily cured."

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Quotes About Big Imaginations

"There is no ending, no neatness... where water is concerned. It is wild, febrile, kind, ambiguous; it is dark and carries the mud, and it is clear and the cleanest thing. Too much of it kills us, and not enough kills us, and it is what makes us, mostly. Water is the cleverest substance, wily beyond the stretch of our mortal imaginations. And no matter where it is pent, no matter if it is air or liquid or solid, it will someday, inevitably, find its way out." - Author: Lauren Groff

Quotes About Midnight Thoughts

"Eyes darker than a midnight lake penetrate my thoughts with their intensity, and a big hand warmly covers mine" - Author: Poppet

Quotes About Potential Energy

"The Deliverators car has enough potential energy packed into its batteries to fire a pound of bacon into the Asteroid Belt. Unlike a bimbo box or a Burb beater, the Deliverators car unloads that power through gaping, gleaming, polished, sphincters. When the Deliverator puts the hammer down, shit happens." - Author: Neal Stephenson

Quotes About Racial Prejudice

"Two uniformed trolls were standing in front of Sergeant Colons high desk, with a slightly smaller troll between them. This troll was wearing a slightly downcast expression. It was also wearing a tutu and had a small pair of gauzed wings glued to its back." - happen to know that trolls dont have any tradition of a Tooth Fairy," Colon was saying. "Especially not one called - he looked down - "Clinkerbell. So how about we just call it breaking and entering without a Thieves Guild license?""Is racial prejudice, not letting trolls have a Tooth Fairy," Clinkerbell muttered.One of the troll guards upended a sack on the desk. Various items of silverwear cascaded over the paperwork."And this is what you found under their pillows, was it?" said Colon."Bless dere little hearts," said Clinkerbell." - Author: Terry Pratchett

Quotes About Lip Gloss

"She was the color of sweet milk chocolate; her hair was in dreads pulled up into a disheveled ponytail.  Her eyebrows thick above her russet eyes, a gold nose ring hooped around her nose, her lips full and pouty with a shimmer of gloss." - Author: S.L. Walker

Quotes About Hank

"His fingers gouged into my leg harder. "My sister was in that cafeteria," he said. "She saw her friends die, thanks to you and that puke boyfriend of yours. She still has nightmares about it. He got what he deserved, but you got a free pass. That aint right. You shouldve died that day, Sister Death. Everyone wishes you would have. Look around. Where is Jessica, if she wants you here so bad? Even the friends you came here with dont want to be with you.""Let go of me," I said again, pulling on his fingers. But he only pinched tighter."Your boyfriend isnt the only one who can get his hands on a gun," he said. Slowly he eased himself up to standing again. He reached into the waistband of his jeans and pulled out something small and dark. He pointed it at me, and when the moonlight hit it, I gasped and pressed myself against the barn wall." - Author: Jennifer Brown

Quotes About Parthenogenesis

"Parthenogenesis means never having your mother tell you to stop doing that or youll go blind." - Author: Seanan McGuire

Quotes About Working Together As A Group

"You dont treat the so-called little people poorly, because we dont have any little people here! The trainers, the managers, the secretaries, the people who work in the dorms and cafeterias and classroom buildings are all professionals, and theyre all important or they wouldnt be working for Michigan football." - Author: Bo Schembechler

Quotes About Assigned

"But I say to you that when you work you fulfill a part of earths furthest dream, assigned to you when that dream was born, And in keeping yourself with labour you are in truth loving life, And to love life through labour is to be intimate with lifes inmost secret." - Author: Kahlil Gibran

Quotes About Just Doing You

"But love isnt just about feeling good. Its about doing what you dont want to do, over and over again, if it needs to be done, for the sake of someone else. Love is really about self-sacrifice." - Author: Meg Meeker