[I Felt Laden. Air Itself Has Weight And Mass, And Kansas Had The Most Air Of Anywhere I'd Ever Been.]

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Scarlet Hyacinth Quotes

"No child of mine will ever have to be separated from their loved ones," Byron said, his voice like ice. Power flowing off him, and there was no mistake that right there and then, a war sounded great to the shark."I will see you dead before I have you touch my grandchild"The situation might have escalated and a battle might have begun right then and there, but suddenly, Sterling got a strange expression on his face. It was a look of smug satisfaction, as if he knew something they did not. "Very well, Mr. Cunningham. But there will come a time when you will take your words back."

Charles E Moore Quotes

"The speculative thinker makes Christianity into theology, instead of recognizing that a living relationship to Christ involves passion, struggle, decision, personal appropriation, and inner transformation. (Moores summary of Kierkegaard)"

Boris Becker Quotes

"Tennis is a psychological sport, you have to keep a clear head. That is why I stopped playing."

Sita Brahmachari Quotes

"Mira Levenson. Aged twelve. Looks, long dark shiny hair, dark brown eyes (almost black), brown skin. Beautiful. Favorite colour, copper orange, I think. Personality, clever, bright, serious, shy, funny without realizing it, holds back her thoughts, mystery girl, arty. What Ive noticed: shes stronger than she thinks she is; she doesnt speak much ay school. What I know: shes got a loud laugh (when she lets it out). Her best friend is Millie Lockhart. She doesnt need Millie as much as she thinks she does. Her grandmother is dying and she loves her. She started talking in Pat Prints class. I know she doesnt know how much I think of her, how much I miss her if shes not around. What I think she thinks about me is that Im a bit of a joker, but Im deadly serious.Deer...apple...green...sea...See you on Friday!LoveJidé"

Alfred Whitney Griswold Quotes

"A Socrates in every classroom."

Joseph Beuys Quotes

"In places like universities, where everyone talks too rationally, it is necessary for a kind of enchanter to appear."

Oswals Chambers Quotes

"It is not what we do for God that He counts worthy, but the work we let Him do in us."

Aaron Yoo Quotes

"When youre on the subway in New York, people literally could be 11-inches away from you, and you cant just stare at them."

Kendall F Person Quotes

"I know what I know, and what I dont know....I will find out. - thepublicblogger"

Aubrea Summer Quotes

"The two halves of my barely whole being rioted, chained in place and snarling in protest of the others presence. The bondage allowed them just close enough to drive each other to venomous rebellion, yet never permitting the chance to make contact; to fight. There would be no battle, no resolution. The end result sounded more and more like insanity. So this is love? It truly is mad…"

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Quotes About Inevitavel

"Sabe qual é o problema? Encontramo-nos na última de três gerações que a História tem o capricho de repetir de quando em quando. A primeira precisa de um Deus, e inventa-o. A segunda ergue templos a esse Deus e tenta imitá-lo. E a terceira utiliza o mármore desses templos para construir prostíbulos onde adorar a sua própria cobiça, a sua luxúria e a sua baixeza. E é assim que aos deuses e aos heróis sucedem sempre, inevitavelmente, os medíocres, os cobardes e os imbecis." - Author: Arturo Pérez Reverte

Quotes About Passing On Knowledge

"I have lived a long life, and I have seen a few things. I walked away from the Last Great Time War. I marked the passing of the Time Lords. I saw the birth of the universe and I watched as time ran out, moment by moment, until nothing remained; no time, no space. Just me. I walked in universes where the laws of physics were devised by the mind of a madman. I watched universes freeze and creations burn. I have seen things you wouldnt believe, I have lost things you will never understand. And I know things, secrets that must never be told, knowledge that must never be spoken. Knowledge that will make parasite gods blaze! So come on then! Take it! Take it all, baby! Have it! You have it all!" - Author: Neil Cross

Quotes About Famous Mma

"I became famous so quickly and so young - it was daunting. I was immature and I used to say some really stupid things in interviews. I never smiled on stage so I looked really serious, but it was because I hated my teeth and was incredibly nervous." - Author: Gary Numan

Quotes About Stretching In The Morning

"Superorganism. A biologist coined that word for our great African ant colonies, claiming that consciousness and intelligence resided not in the individual ant but in the collective ant mind. The trail of red taillights stretching to the horizon as day broke around us made me think of that term. Order and purpose must reside somewhere other than within each vehicle. That morning I heard the hum, the respiration of the superorganism. Its a sound the new immigrant hears but not for long. By the time I learned to say "6-inch Number 7 on rye with Swiss hold the lettuce," the sound, too, was gone. It became part of the what the mind would label silence. You were subsumed into the superorganism." - Author: Abraham Verghese

Quotes About Water Pitchers

"The next day commenced as before, getting up and dressing by rushlight; but this morning we were obliged to dispense with the ceremony of washing; the water in the pitchers was frozen.  A change had taken place in the weather the preceding evening, and a keen north-east wind, whistling through the crevices of our bedroom windows all night long, had made us shiver in our beds, and turned the contents of the ewers to ice." - Author: Charlotte Brontë

Quotes About Best Assignments

"Try your best to make goodness attractive. Thats one of the toughest assignments youll ever be given." - Author: Fred Rogers

Quotes About Being Mad At Yourself

"It must be something voluntary, something self induced - like getting drunk, or talking yourself into believing some piece of foolishness because it happens to be in the Scriptures. And then look at their idea of whats normal. Believe it or not, a normal human being is one who can have an orgasm and is adjusted to society. Its unimaginable! No question about what you do with your orgasms. No question about the quality of your feelings and thoughts and perceptions. And then what about the society youre supposed to be adjusted to? Is it a mad society or a sane one? And even if its pretty sane, is it right that anybody should be completely adjusted to it?" - Author: Aldous Huxley

Quotes About Science Fiction

"Im mostly a novelist these days, but I have written short stories in Fantasy, Science Fiction and horror." - Author: Sarah Zettel

Quotes About The Norse

"I can make some calls. There is a guy. Dagfinn Heyerdahl. He used to be with Norse Heritage Foundation."Norse Heritage Foundation wasnt so much about heritage as it was about viking, in the most cliché sense of the world. They drank huge quantities of beer, they brawled, and they wore horned helmets despite all historical evidence to the contrary."Used to be?" Curran asked."They kicked him out for being drunk and violent."Curran blinked. "The Norse Heritage?""Mhm.""Dont you have to be drunk and violent just to get in?" he asked. "Just how disorderly did he get?" - Author: Ilona Andrews

Quotes About God Atheist

"Yet the most pervasive error one encounters in contemporary arguments about belief in God—especially, but not exclusively, on the atheist side—is the habit of conceiving of God simply as some very large object or agency within the universe, or perhaps alongside the universe, a being among other beings, who differs from all other beings in magnitude, power, and duration, but not ontologically, and who is related to the world more or less as a craftsman is related to an artifact." - Author: David Bentley Hart