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Jules Shear Quotes

"I just sat down and thought, Im going to write a song today, Im going to give it a try. So I just stuck it on a tape like everything else. That was just another song."

O Henry Quotes

"He seemed to be made of sunshine and blood-red tissue and clear weather."

Edwin Starr Quotes

"You can only be lucky if you have a place to record."

David James Duncan Quotes

"Music is just a word for something we love largely because it consists of things that words cant express. Likewise, the heart is just a word for something in us that music sometimes touches."

Rachel Vincent Quotes

"How did you do it?" I brought the teacup to my mouth for another sip. "How did you guide Sophies soul? I thought you were a reaper.""Hes both," Nash said from behind me, and I turned just as he followed my father through the front door, pulling his long sleeves down one at a time. He and my dad had just loaded Aunt Vals white silk couch into the back of my uncles truck, so he wouldnt have to deal with the bloodstains when he and Sohie got back from the hospital. "Tod is very talented."Tod brushed the curl back from his face and scowled.Harmony spoke up from the kitchen as the oven door squealed open. "Both my boys are talented.""Both?" I repeated, sure Id heard her wrong.Nash sighed and slid onto the chair his mother had vacated, then gestured toward the reaper with one hand. "Kaylee, meet my brother, Tod."

Suchen Christine Lim Quotes

"From sunrise to sunset, from one day to the next, till our black hair turns white, we eat, we sleep, we bear children and we watch them grow. We watch them get married and in turn bear children of their own. How time flies, we say to ourselves. Then one day, we look down at our feet and were surprised. Roots have sprouted in the ground of our daily living."

Abraham Benrubi Quotes

"Its because of ER that Ive gotten the opportunity to get the work."

Junot Diaz Quotes

"Each morning, before Jackie started her studies, she wrote on a clean piece of paper: Tarde venientibus ossa.To the latecomers are left the bones."

Stephen Covey Quotes

"People who are only looking for a job have résumés. People who are looking to make a great career have Contribution Statements."

George Herman Quotes

"I have only one superstition... Touch all the bases when I hit a home run."

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Quotes About Charge

"Robert held back in the press, letting others go after the rebels fleeing before the charge. Their orders were to slaughter anyone found in the streets to provoke a quick surrender, after which mercy would be granted to those left alive. He had seen death throughout his life, but the duel hed had with Guy was the closest hed come to ending someones life and even then there had been rules imposed. There were no such boundaries here. The freedom to kill was a dizzying, precipitous feeling. But the veteran knights were pushing in behind him, forcing the issue. With a snarl of frustration at his own hesitation, Robert fixed on one man darting away down an alley and spurred his horse out of the crush in pursuit." - Author: Robyn Young

Quotes About Family Album

"The happening and telling are very different things. This doesnt mean that the story isnt true,only that I honestly dont know anymore if I really remember it or only remember how to tell it. Language does this to our memories, simplifies, solidifies, codifies, mummifies. An off-told story is like a photograph in a family album. Eventually it replaces the moment it was meant to capture." - Author: Karen Joy Fowler

Quotes About Dazai

"she started asking me all kinds of personal questions – how many girls had I slept with? Where I was from? Which university did I go to? What kind of music did I like? Had I ever read any novels by Osamu Dazai? Where would I like to go if I could travel abroad? Did I think her nipples were too big? I made up some answers and went to sleep, but next morning she said she wanted to have breakfast with me, and she kept up the stream of questions over the tasteless eggs and toast and coffee. What kind of work did my father do? Did I get good marks at school? What month was I born? Had I ever eaten frogs? She was giving me a headache, so as soon as we had finished eating I said I had to go to work. . ." - Author: Haruki Murakami

Quotes About Lbs

"Das Kunstwerk möchte man also erklären: als ein tiefinneres Geständnis, das unter dem Vorwand einer Erinnerung, einer Erfahrung oder eines Ereignisses sich ausgiebt und, losgelöst von seinem Urheber, allein bestehen kann.Diese Selbständigkeit des Kunstwerkes ist die Schönheit. Mit jedem Kunstwerke kommt ein Neues, ein Ding mehr in die Welt." - Author: Rainer Maria Rilke

Quotes About Opening A Restaurant

"Remember when I was obsessed with that little Lithuanian restaurant downtown? And it was only ever open when the grumpy old woman ran it felt like opening? Id stop by every day for a week with no luck. And then, when Id pretty much given up on ever tasting Napoleonas torte again, Id drive by and see the open sign in the window.Well, being with Chris is like trying to date that restaurant. I never know when hes going to be there and how open hell be to me. Almost never is he all there, all in. Almost never do I get the Chris I got the night of Kileys wedding--open sign, cold cucumber soup, rouladen, poppy seed kolaches." - Author: Rainbow Rowell

Quotes About Try

"I kept trying to tell people that just because I was young didnt mean I could speak for all young people." - Author: Joe Biden

Quotes About Changing Friendships

"I long ago abandoned the notion of a life without storms, or a world without dry and killing seasons. Life is too complicated, too constantly changing, to be anything but what it is. And I am, by nature, too mercurial to be anything but deeply wary of the grave unnaturalness involved in any attempt to exert too much control over essentially uncontrollable forces. There will always be propelling, disturbing elements, and they will be there until, as Lowell put it, the watch is taken from the wrist. It is, at the end of the day, the individual moments of restlessness, of bleakness, of strong persuasions and maddened enthusiasms, that inform ones life, change the nature and direction of ones work, and give final meaning and color to ones loves and friendships." - Author: Kay Redfield Jamison

Quotes About Imitating Others

"The more time we invest imitating others, the less thats available to discover and be ourselves." - Author: LZ Granderson

Quotes About Baixos

"Vivemos conjugando o tempo passado (saudade, para os românticos) e o tempo futuro (esperança para os idealistas). Uma gangorra, como vês, cheia de altos e baixos - uma gangorra emocional. Isto acaba fundindo a cuca de poetas e sábios e maluquecendo de vez o Homo sapiens. Mais felizes os animais, que, na sua gramática imediata, apenas lhes sobra um tempo: o presente do indicativo. E que nem dá tempo para suspiros..." - Author: Mario Quintana

Quotes About The Bond Between A Girl And Her Horse

"Um, theres a girl meeting her friend, he went on. Her friend is giving her an ice-cream cone. Oh-its dripping. Huh. It, uh, dripped on her...chest.Iggy drew in a hissing breath.Its gonna stain for sure, the Gasman said. Thats chocolate.Hmm, Fang said, watching, the girl dab at her chest with a paper napkin." - Author: James Patterson