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"Everybody has mean little places inside himself."

Amjad M Jaimoukha Quotes

"The Russian action in Chechnya could be likened to the British Army reducing Edinburgh to rubble and expelling a couple of million Scottish people in response to a unilateral declaration of independence by Scotland"

Nicholas Murray Quotes

"All deeply good characters in imaginative literature, have to be, as it were, diluted with weakness or eccentricity; for only on such conditions are they comprehensible by readers and expressible by writers. Aldous Huxley"

Elle Saverini Quotes

"I dont have a command for stop wagging your tail."

Bill Gates Quotes

"At Microsoft there are lots of brilliant ideas but the image is that they all come from the top - Im afraid thats not quite right."

Chris Onstad Quotes

"Fire is not a thing. It is a situation of temperature."

Lilith Saintcrow Quotes

"Oh God, Oh God were all gonna die doesnt really fit the definition of banter, now does it?"

Mal Peet Quotes

"Wagstaff was a trim little man in a dark-blue uniform with an armband embroidered with the words CIVIL DEFENSE."Thank you, Headmaster, and good morning, young gentlemen. Yesterday, as Im sure youll remember, I spoke to you about the ways you can help your parents prepare their homes against the possibility of nuclear attack."Clem grinned, noting Tash Harmsworths scowl. Tash was a bugger for an incorrect proposition."

Stephanie Greenhalgh Quotes

"His eyes danced like a teenager. "Eat anyone alive today?" her father joked.Ruby returned his wicked grin and sauntered into the living room. "Not today, but tomorrows another day."

Brian Harvey Quotes

"We could give Take That a run for their money."

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Quotes About Pomeranian

"We must take our sentences seriously, which means we must understand them philosophically, and the odd thing is that the few who do, who take them with utter sober seriousness, the utter sober seriousness of right-wing parsons and political saviors, the owners of Pomeranians, are the liars who want to be believed, the novelists and poets, who know that the creatures they imagine have no other being than the sounding syllables which the reader will speak into his own weary and distracted head. There are no magic words. To say the words is magical enough." - Author: William H. Gass

Quotes About Warriors Of Light

"What a hell of a welcome. Im sorry. But theres so much still to do outside before the weather closes, and we have to tackle all the dreary minutiæ on weapons and theory where all your knightly warriors start losing their tempers and you have to go through a deadly routine of light relief with competitions and war jokes and community singing, and long, long stories of rape and battle and Generals I have Known." - Author: Dorothy Dunnett

Quotes About Abominable

"James often wondered at the chain of flukes it must have taken to bring him through with his own life and limbs intact. Once he might have believed it to be the work of Providence but it seemed to him now that to thank God for his life would be to suggest God had shrugged off all the others flicked them away like cigarette butts by the thousands and that seemed like abominable conceit. James Dorsey took no credit for being alive. His higher power these days was Chance." - Author: Laini Taylor

Quotes About Acadian

"Thus dwelt together in love these simple Acadian farmers,—   Dwelt in the love of God and of man. Alike were they free from   Fear, that reigns with the tyrant, and envy, the vice of republics.   Neither locks had they to their doors, nor bars to their windows;   But their dwellings were open as day and the hearts of the owners;   There the richest was poor, and the poorest lived in abundance." - Author: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Quotes About Standpoint Theory

"From a nonpatriarchal metaethical standpoint, however, Singers and Regans theoretical similarities are as significant as their differences. In particular, both Singers utilitarian theory and Regans rights approach are developed within a framework of patriarchal norms, which includes the subordinatin of emotion to reason, the privileging of abstract principles of conduct, the perception of ethical discussion as a battle between adversaries, and the presumption that ethics shoudl function as a means of social control." - Author: Brian Luke

Quotes About Cotswolds

"Perhaps I shall not write my account of the Paleolithic at all, but make a film of it. A silent film at that, in which I shall show you first the great slumbering rocks of the Cambrian period, and move from those to the mountains of Wales...from Ordovician to Devonian, on the lush glowing Cotswolds, on to the white cliffs of Dover... An impressionistic, dreaming film, in which the folded rocks arise and flower and grow and become Salisbury Cathedral and York Minster..." - Author: Penelope Lively

Quotes About Beguile

"I am beguiled by your physical beauty, and I am moved by how head-over-heels in love with books you are. And nowhere else have I found such thoughtful and literate reportage on the state of the American soul, as that soul makes itself known in the books we write." - Author: Kurt Vonnegut

Quotes About Icicle

"My breath is halted, like grasping for air after crying far too long and hard. It is like a hiccup, with a shivering sharpness of nerves. It is like icicles running down your spine or aluminum in your mouth, an eerie amount of emotions that cannot compare to the actual feelings youve managed to live through. I just watched you die, I say to myself silently." - Author: Joseph McGinnis

Quotes About Race In The Bluest Eye

"It hardly seemed fair, because, unlike a horse or a Seeing Eye dog, the whole glory of being a bird is that nobody would ever put you to work." - Author: David Sedaris

Quotes About Lizzy

"Mrs Bennet: Good gracious! Lord bless me! only think! dear me! Mr Darcy! Who would have thought it! And is it really true? Oh! my sweetest Lizzy! how rich and how great you will be! What pin-money, what jewels, what carriages you will have! Janes nothing to it-nothing at all. I am so pleased-so happy. Such a charming man!-so handsome! so tall!-Oh, my dear Lizzy! pray apologise for my having disliked him so much before. I hope he will overlook it. Dear, dear Lizzy. A house in town! Every thing that is charming! Three daughters married! Ten thousend a year! Oh, Lord! What will become of me. I shall go distracted." - Author: Jane Austen