[At This Time On A Weekday Morning, The Library Was Refuge To The Retired, The Unemployed, And The Unemployable. ... 'I'm Not Always This Gabby,' The Librarian Said. 'It's Just So Nice To Talk To Someone Who Isn't Constructing A Conspiracy Theory Or Watching Videos Of Home Accidents On YouTube.]

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"On the news tonight the new President said theres no reason for anyone to worry about the situation. He didnt say which situation."

Traian Basescu Quotes

"My suspension was a long-planned move... and was done to protect would-be convicts in Romanian politics."

Charlene Tilton Quotes

"I havent really focused so much on getting acting work."

James Josue Quotes

"If beauty is a pillow,Youre a transparentPillowcase."

Tarun J Tejpal Quotes

"There is no neatness in any life- great or small. It is only an illusion men foolishly pursue. All lived lives are a mess.The neatness in my life had begun to crumble some time before, but now it disintegrated completely as I vanished into a world of endlessly opening doors, teasing riddles and lives without boundaries.For the first time I began to understand how shallow neatness is. How cramping, how limiting.For the first time I understood neat lives are comatose lives. (the Alchemy of Desire 304)"

Kate Ellison Quotes

"Lo- dont move," he says, seriously, his eyes like honey in the basement light- warm and amber and shining. "im still working.""I had an itch.""Let me know next time, and Ill scratch it for you. Before the terrible itching incident ruined everything, I was about to start on the dark shadow of your elbow crease. Now Ill have to re-create that perfect, dark, little cityscape from memory."

Eric Clapton Quotes

"Would you know my nameIf I saw you in heavenWill it be the sameIf I saw you in heavenI must be strong, and carry onCause I know I dont belongHere in heavenWould you hold my handIf I saw you in heavenWould you help me standIf I saw you in heavenIll find my way, through night and dayCause I know I just cant stayHere in heaven"

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"I am yet to meet the idiot at whose door success arrived as a direct result of his refusal to invest in the enterprise that made him rich."

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"Im not sure sex qualifies as R and R, but its a compromise I can live with."

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Quotes About Talking Too Much

"Every time I flicked channels, there I was, talking. I was talking too much and writing too little. So Naomi and I went to Hawaii. The phone was cut off and we lost touch. This gave me the chance to have a good think about my life." - Author: Joe Eszterhas

Quotes About Blues

"My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues." - Author: Mark Knopfler

Quotes About Love And Annoyance

"He said that people who loved [animals] to excess were capable of the worst cruelties toward human beings. He said that dogs were not loyal but servile, that cats were opportunists and traitors, that peacocks were heralds of death, that macaws were simply decorative annoyances, that rabbits fomented greed, that monkeys carried the fever of lust, and that roosters were damned because they had been complicit in the three denials of Christ." - Author: Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez

Quotes About Hardships In Love

"Even during the worst hardships, when the other things in our lives seem to fall apart, we can still find peace in the eternal love of God." - Author: Armstrong Williams

Quotes About Being The Fool In Love

"Before I could flinch, he planted his warm lips against mine, wrapping his arms around my waist. I didnt know what to do with my hands. I thought about putting them in his hair, stopping inches away from his head. I thought about putting them around his neck, but I stopped myself midflight. So there I was, being kissed by a boy I was falling hopelessly in love with and making a complete fool of myself, because I looked like I was flagging someone down with my hands." Concealed" - Author: Sang Kromah

Quotes About Rutledge

"Do you know what a balance wheel is?" She shook her head slightly. "Theres one in every clock or watch. It rotates back and forth without stopping. Its what makes the ticking sound...what makes the hands move forward to mark the minutes. Without it, the watch wouldnt work. Youre my balance wheel, Poppy." -Harry Rutledge" - Author: Lisa Kleypas

Quotes About Comforting Yourself

"We all face difficulties of our own, and how comforting it is to immerse yourself in a book - my book, any book, any romance. Its entertainment, its escape, and it can even be an inspiration!" - Author: Debbie Macomber

Quotes About Land Conservation

"In this image-driven age, wildlife filmmakers carry a heavy responsibility. They can influence how we think and behave when were in nature. They can even influence how we raise our kids, how we vote and volunteer in our communities, as well as the future of our wildlands and wildlife. If the stories they create are misleading or false in some way, viewers will misunderstand the issues and react in inappropriate ways. People who consume a heavy diet of wildlife films filled with staged violence and aggression, for example, are likely to think about nature as a circus or a freak show. They certainly wont form the same positive connections to the natural world as people who watch more thoughtful, authentic, and conservation-oriented films." - Author: Chris Palmer

Quotes About Bible Pestilence

"Therefore, we read the Bible selectively. We pick a text here and there to fit our felt needs. This is like a doctor who forgets how to write prescriptions for the best antibiotics because every- body seems healthy, and he has spent the last decades tweaking good health with hip-hop exercise videos, unaware that pestilence is at the door. Its like the soldier who forgets how to use his weapons because the times seem peaceful, and he has spent the last decades doing relief work and teaching the children how to play games." - Author: John Piper

Quotes About Operator

"Time plays tricks between here and home," said Mogget sepulchrally, frightening the life out of the telephone operator." - Author: Garth Nix