[If I See An Orchid That's Fantastically Expensive, I'll Buy It. It's Worth It, For No Other Reason Than It Gives Me Pleasure.]

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"[A]ltos are walking amongst us, making life richer, though we may barely know it."

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"If we want to give our children what they need to thrive, we must honor their basic nature- boyish or girlish, introverted or extroverted, wild or mellow."

Arzum Uzun Quotes

"I spit out to my heart and my mind. when you collect them together, they can not show the resistance of an average dick."

Farid Al Din Attar Quotes

"The home we seek is in eternity;The Truth we seek is like a shoreless sea,Of which your paradise is but a drop.This ocean can be yours; why should you stopBeguiled by dreams of evanescent dew?The secrets of the sun are yours, but youContent yourself with motes trapped in its beams.Turn to what truly lives, reject what seems --Which matters more, the body or the soul?Be whole: desire and journey to the Whole."

Andrejs Upts Quotes

"Vispirms pa spraugu izlīda gara, kaulaina roka, zildzīsloti pirksti apkampuši turēja tupeni ar iespraustu pumpainu sveci, tad parādījās noskretušu brunču mala ar koka tupelēm apakšā,un tikai pēc tam vēl pamazām un pa daļām tika redzama visa krodziniece."

Reggie Lewis Quotes

"Around here, though, people dont treat me any differently. Thats to be expected. I dont mind at all, being in the shadow of three Hall of Famers. I just want to learn all I can from them."

Ismael Reed Quotes

"Writin Is Fightin!"

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"I like the serenity in you,but when can I find you.."

Majora Carter Quotes

"One thing I noticed working in the Bronx is that leaders come in the craziest places. They dont always show up at community board meetings. Sometimes its just the guys on the corner that the boys on the block respect."

Okorie Deborah Quotes

"Dream is a window to the other realm"

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Quotes About Sacredness Of Life

"We have a gift beyond measure, the daily bliss of being alive. Forced by our disease to walk through the valley of the shadow of death, like any woman who gives birth, we get to experience the sacredness of life." - Author: Judith Hooper

Quotes About Pouring Into Others

"Then a complete silence fell over everybody; where once Dean would have talked his way out, he now fell silent himself, but standing in front of everybody, ragged and broken and idiotic, right under the lightbulbs, his bony mad face covered with sweat and throbbing veins, saying, "Yes, yes, yes," as though tremendous revelations were pouring into him all the time now, and I am convinced they were, and the others suspected as much and were frightened. He was BEAT-the root, the soul of Beatific." - Author: Jack Kerouac

Quotes About Bookmark Life

"I," I start, and she turns to look at my lips moving, rehearsing for some grand proposal. "I think itd be good idea if you brought a few books over and left them on my shelf." Im a writer, and this is as good as it gets. She didnt need a ring, just the ability to borrow a bookmark whenever she needed, or unwritten or unspoken permission to take my copy of Cecil Browns The Life and Loves of Mr. Jiveass Nigger with the original cover." - Author: Darnell Lamont Walker

Quotes About French Countryside

"This land, like so much of the French countryside, was a painting, but Mercier felt his heart touched with melancholy and realized, not for the first time, that beautiful places were hard on lonely people." - Author: Alan Furst

Quotes About Desultory

"Mrs. Almond lived much farther up town, in an embryonic street with a high number—a region where the extension of the city began to assume a theoretic air, where poplars grew beside the pavement (when there was one), and mingled their shade with the steep roofs of desultory Dutch houses, and where pigs and chickens disported themselves in the gutter. These elements of rural picturesqueness have now wholly departed from New York street scenery; but they were to be found within the memory of middle-aged persons, in quarters which now would blush to be reminded of them." - Author: Henry James

Quotes About Issie

"Joan was one of my biggest fans, as was Chrissie Hynde." - Author: Suzi Quatro

Quotes About Baffled

"A visitor asked Lincoln what good news he could take home from an audience with the august executive. The president spun a story about a machine that baffled a chess champion by beating him thrice. The stunned champ cried while inspecting the machine, "Theres a man in there!"Lincolns good news, he confided from the heights of leadership, was that there was in fact a man in there." - Author: Shelby Foote

Quotes About The Outcome Of The Civil War

"This war is like an actress who is getting old. It is less and less photogenic and more and more dangerous." - Author: Robert Capa

Quotes About Religion And Society

"Morality comes from religion? There are no Baptist babies or Catholic babies or Muslim babies. Religion is imposed on children by adults and society, and morality is an evolutionary adaptation. Period." - Author: Kelli Jae Baeli

Quotes About Bonner

"The engine roared to life. He ran toward her. She shot our of her parking space. He rushed to the side of her car. "Stop it, Kristy! Youre overreacting! Lets talk about this." That was when she did the unthinkable. She rolled down the window, thrust out her hand, and gave Reverend Ethan Bonner the bird." - Author: Susan Elizabeth Phillips