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Violet Weingarten Quotes

"Is life too short to be taking this shit, or is life too short to be minding it?"

Donald Dale Jackson Quotes

"Every settlement with two shacks and a saloon gave itself a name: Helltown, Fair Play, Grizzly Flats, Piety Hill, Whiskey Flat, You Bet, Nary Red, Lousy Ravine, Petticoat Slide."

J Daniel Atlas Quotes

"Sorry, thats unfair. Let me warn you. I want you to follow, because no matter what you think you might know, we will always be one step, three steps- seven steps ahead of you, and just when you think youre catching up, thats when well be right behind you. And at no time will you be anywhere other than exactly where I want you to be because the closer you think you are, the less youll actually see."

Naomi Ragen Quotes

"Elizabeth feared that because of her looks, she was doomed to meet men with unreasonably high self-images and no depth, the kind that dogged movie actresses and models. Men who were superficial to begin with, and existentially boring in that which they sought, and thus ultimately unsatisfying and unworthy of respect of interest."

Vivencias De Juana Quotes

"Y te extraño, pero no se puede revivir a un muerto... aún más cuando ese muerto ya está con vida. Y sigo preguntándome dónde esta ese chico maravilloso aquel que escapaba de sus sentimientos y escondía sus palabras."

Ratan Jeet Quotes

"what risk to a common man is an opportunity for a wise"

Louis Guanella Quotes

"The heart of a Christian, who believes and feels, cannot pass the hardships and deprivations of the poor without helping them."

D Love Quotes

"Happiness can never fail to be the right choice, and love can carry us through."

Geoff Dyer Quotes

"Have regrets. They are fuel. On the page they flare into desire."

Julian Casablancas Quotes

"With a hundred ways to do a dozen things, why not try it all?"

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Quotes About Fun Activity

"Healing is a biological process, not an art. It is as much a function of the living organism as respiration, digestion, circulation, excretion, cell proliferation, or nerve activity. It is a ceaseless process, as constant as the turning of the earth on its axis. Man can neither duplicate nor imitate nor provide a substitute for the process. All schools of healing are frauds." - Author: Herbert M. Shelton

Quotes About Believe In God

"I whispered to Dad during Rosh Hashanah services, "Do you believe in God?" "Not really," he said. "No.""Then why do we come here?"He sucked thoughfully on his Tums tablet and put his arm around me, draping me under his musty woolen prayer shawl, and then shrugged. "Ive been wrong before," he said.And that pretty much summed up what theology there was to find in the Foxman home." - Author: Jonathan Tropper

Quotes About Friends Crossing The Line

"Im not saying a hunt isnt something we crave, but to a man, we hate to be manipulated. And this is our town, as much as any humans. Our home, and our neighbours and perhaps even our friends. You fall into the trap of thinking as Fallon does, that there are only heroes and villains, monsters and victims, and nothing between. We all stand in that space, crossing the line to one side, then the other. Even you." - Author: Rachel Caine

Quotes About Scorned Friends

"Where would the would-be "purists" draw the line between native and alien elements? This whole planet was altered by the hand of man.A birder who scorned the alien Sky Larks might stand on San Juan and salute the native eagles . . . but some of those eagles had been released here; and they were living on an unnaturally high population of rabbits, from another continent, introduced here. The rabbits, in turn, were probably feeding on alien plants from other lands that were naturalized here — if the San Juan roadsides were anything like all the other roadsides in North America. And we birders of European descent were introduced here also, a few generations back. Even my Native American friends of the night before could claim to be "native" in only a relative sense; their ancestors had come across the Bering land bridge from Asia. None of us is native here." - Author: Kenn Kaufman

Quotes About Obstacle In Life

"When you are a young person, you are like a young creek, and you meet many rocks, many obstacles and difficulties on your way. You hurry to get past these obstacles and get to the ocean. But as the creek moves down through the fields, it becomes larges and calmer and it can enjoy the reflection of the sky. Its wonderful. You will arrive at the sea anyway so enjoy the journey. Enjoy the sunshine, the sunset, the moon, the birds, the trees, and the many beauties along the way. Taste every moment of your daily life." - Author: Thích Nhất Hạnh

Quotes About Neighborly

"Mr. Lisbon knew his parental and neighborly duty entailed putting the retainer in a Ziploc bag, calling the Kriegers, and telling them their expensive orthodontal device was in safe keeping. Acts like theses -- simple, humane, conscientious, forgiving -- held life together. Only a few days earlier he would have been able to perform them. But now he took the retainer and dropped it in the toiler. He pressed the handle. The retainer, jostled int he surge, disappeared down the porcelain throat, and, when waters abated, floated triumphantly, mockingly, out, Mr. Lisbon waited for the tank to refill and flushed again, but the same thing happened. The replica of the boys mouth clung to the white slope." - Author: Jeffrey Eugenides

Quotes About Interrelations

"All situations in which the interrelationships between extremes are involved are the most interesting and instructive." - Author: Wilhelm von Humboldt

Quotes About Slap

"The cold night air outside was like a slap in the face. If I wasnt in Naughty Girl Martini Land, I would have sobered instantly. Unfortunately, I was deep in Naughty Girl Martini Land. So deep, I was skipping dazedly through the Naughty Girl Martini forest and leaping over the Naughty Girl Martini streams, completely oblivious to everything." - Author: Kristen Ashley

Quotes About Determination From Where The Red Fern Grows

"Woman on the Plaza, with its distinct horizon, snow-like surfaces, wintry wall, stunning sunlight, sharp shadows, and hurrying figure, would become the most biographical of my photographs - an abstract image of the landscape and life of northern Ohio where I grew up and first practiced photography." - Author: Sam Abell

Quotes About Strategic Alliances

"Foreign policy will require a strategic agility that, whenever possible, gets ahead of problems, strengthens U.S. security and alliances, and promotes American interests and credibility." - Author: Chuck Hagel