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John Abercrombie Quotes

"Youre just sort of searching for this thing and sometimes you get it and sometimes you dont. All music is imperfect, but in jazz since youre improvising, at least the way I play, Im trying to follow my train of thought in a solo."

Frank Ocean Quotes

"I dont fear anybody... at all."

George Payne Rainsford James Quotes

"How came she by her death? How came she there? Was she slain by accident, or had she met with violence? were the questions that pressed upon our thoughts. But we said little then and after a time left her where we found her. It mattered not to her that the bed was hard or the air cold.("A Night In An Old Castle")"

Morton Feldman Quotes

"I was once married to a woman who could eat anything and tell you what was in it: the most complicated recipes. Her memory of taste - now thats what I call memory!"

Steven Lopez Quotes

"Winning had become kind of automatic, but I realized in 2008 that at any moment that could be taken away from me."

Alan Dean Foster Quotes

"A star has died. Elsewhere in the cosmos, in an unremarkable corner of one galactic arm, a child was born. Such is the balance of existence."

Tina Laningham Quotes

"Crazy is relative."

AT Hicks Quotes

"Hell, Im practically an escort for my rich doctor clients. They call and I come running whispering sweet nothings in their ears and whipping out some of the best drugs money can buy. Matter of fact, we just got some meds in that makes Viagra look like chewable kiddie vitamins. One of my doctors told me when he came it was so good, he blacked out temporarily. Me and my boy toy are trying that one out tonight."

Dudley North Quotes

"And those are the Rich, who transmit what they have to their Posterity; whereby particular Families become rich; and of such are compounded Cities, Countries, Nations, etc."

Michael Gove Quotes

"Teachers themselves know if theres a colleague who cant keep control or keep the interest of their class, it affects the whole school."

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Quotes About Change Ben Franklin

"The book that simply demands to be read, for no good reason, is asking us to change our lives by putting aside what we usually think of as good reasons. Its asking us to stop calculating. Its asking us to do something for hte plain old delight and interest of it, not because we can justify its place on the mental spreadsheet or accounting ledger (like the one Benjamin Franklin kept) by which we tote up the value of our actions." - Author: Alan Jacobs

Quotes About Darcia

"Have you never been so heartbreakingly lonely that you felt as though you would go mad?"- Darcia Moon, Gravitation, Book One: Beyond the Pale" - Author: N.L. Armitage

Quotes About Fairy Princesses

"In the old stories, despite the impossibility of the incidents, the interest is always real and human.  The princes and princesses fall in love and marry--nothing could be more human than that.  Their lives and loves are crossed by human sorrows...The hero and heroine are persecuted or separated by cruel stepmothers or enchanters; they have wanderings and sorrows to suffer; they have adventures to achieve and difficulties to overcome; they must display courage, loyalty and address, courtesy, gentleness and gratitude.  Thus they are living in a real human world, though it wears a mythical face, though there are giants and lions in the way.  The old fairy tales which a silly sort of people disparage as too wicked and ferocious for the nursery, are really full of matter, and unobtrusively teach the true lessons of our wayfaring in a world of perplexities and obstructions." - Author: Andrew Lang

Quotes About Tayend

"Tayend nodded. "I know it wont. I admit I was worried about you, but you are still your old self, underneath."Dannyl straightened in protest. "Underneath what?"The Elyne stood up, waving one hand in Dannyls direction. "All…that.""Im reeling at your descriptive clarity," Dannyl told him." - Author: Trudi Canavan

Quotes About Bars Drinking

"Johnny liked being with Iona; it made him feel like a man. She was petite - a good five inches shorter than him - but it was more than that. She let him pay for her, patronise her, made no demands on his time other than what he was already willing to offer. She made him feel nineteen as well, in her bed with sheets that smelt like cheap laundrette detergent, in bars drinking Snakebite from pint glasses still warm from the dishwasher." - Author: Erin Lawless

Quotes About White Collar

"this usually happens in the white-collar classes: These people take to worshipping pointlessness. Examples are Twin Peaks, Christos artwork, and academic liberal politics. But a strange thing happens; these people view their ultra pointlessness as a way of being like God." - Author: Noah Cicero

Quotes About Working On Labor Day

"Sometimes, in a summer morning,having taken my accustomed bath, I sat in my sunny doorway from sunrisetill noon, rapt in a revery, amidst the pines and hickories and sumachs,in undisturbed solitude and stillness, while the birds sing around orflitted noiseless through the house, until by the sun falling in atmy west window, or the noise of some travellers wagon on the distanthighway, I was reminded of the lapse of time. I grew in those seasonslike corn in the night, and they were far better than any work of thehands would have been. They were not time subtracted from my life, butso much over and above my usual allowance. I realized what the Orientalsmean by contemplation and the forsaking of works. For the most part, Iminded not how the hours went. The day advanced as if to light somework of mine; it was morning, and lo, now it is evening, and nothingmemorable is accomplished." - Author: Henry David Thoreau

Quotes About 25 Cents

"Several families interviewed for this book recommended the oldest persuasive tool known to man: bribery. Each child is given some amounts of virtual cash, 25-30 cents, for each hour of good behaviour. The same amount is subtracted from their accounts for breaking the rules. All purchases for fun - whether souvenirs, ice cream, or otherwise - come out of their own individual accounts. No balance, no goodies. This often requires more self-control on the part of the parents than the children." - Author: Timothy Ferriss

Quotes About Sons And Daughters

"Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Lifes longing for itself. They came through you but not from you and though they are with you yet they belong not to you." - Author: Khalil Gibran

Quotes About Heating

"Shes a skank. Hes a player. Hes cute but almost ODd last year, so hes a bad bet. Shes a two-faced, lying, cheating witch. Thats right, Trina, Im talking to you," she shouted. "By the way," she added just for me, "Trina cusses, which means cussing is trashy, which means my golden rule is to never cuss. I have class. Unlike Trina, the skank of Birmingham." The last part was, of course, shouted." - Author: Gena Showalter