[That Was When Leonard Realized Something Crucial About Depression. The Smarter You Were, The Worse It Was. The Sharper Your Brain, The More It Cut You Up.]

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Lee Ryan Quotes

"I think about dying a lot, every time I fall asleep on a train or a plane I expect to wake up to a crash!"

Pekka Himanen Quotes

"This primary question of life organization is immensely important. If making money is the main goal, a person can often forget what his or her true interests are or how he or she wants to deserve recognition from others. It is much more difficult to add on other values to a life that started out with just making money in mind than it is to make some personally interesting endeavor financially possible or even profitable."

Steve Swallow Quotes

"I dont meditate before I play or compose, but I see playing and composing as meditative acts."

Meg White Quotes

"I met Drew Barrymore in New York and she said she liked the band. That was really cool. I grew up on her."

Patrick Overton Quotes

"When you walk to the edge of all the light you have and take that first step into the darkness of the unknown, you must believe that one of two things will happen. There will be something solid for you to stand upon or you will be taught to fly."

Linnea Sinclair Quotes

"An expensive play toy. Its different, so people want it. Then they get bored, look for something newer, better. I dont work that way."A slow nod of a face badly in need of a shave. "I dont either."I slipped my hand from under his, picked up the Stinger again. "Theres much to be said for dependability. Reliability. Consistency." I held it up, as if in inspection. it was plan and functional compared to the sleek Carver. "Its not fancy. No Frills. But it will never, ever let me down."

Marshall B Rosenberg Quotes

"To practice the process of conflict resolution, we must completely abandon the goal of getting people to do what we want."

Nancy M Malone Quotes

"You do what you were made to do. Some of us were made to read and write. Thanks be to God."

Andrew Barrett Quotes

"Far as I know, Legal Aid was invented to help poor people fight wrongs; [the criminals] are abusing the system, and the damned lawyers help them do it. Theyre all sticking two fingers up at them who pay their taxes. And Ill tell you sommat for free, Sir George, them who pays the taxes are eventually going to get fed up of it."

William Slim Quotes

"Moral courage is higher and a rarer virtue than physical courage."

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Quotes About Endless Hope

"When he endures nothing but endless miseries-- What pleasure is there in living the day after day, Edging slowly back and forth toward death?Anyone who warms their heart with the glow Of flickering hope is worth nothing at all. The noble man should either live with honor or die with honor. Thats all there is to be said." - Author: Sophocles

Quotes About Greatness

"Greatness is best measured by how well an individual responds to the happenings in life that appear to be totally unfair, unreasonable, and undeserved." - Author: Marvin J. Ashton

Quotes About Debate Team

"the instant she made a point of telling me I was just as good as them, I saw that the whole question was open to debate and she was cheering me on because I was on the losing team" - Author: Sarah Bird

Quotes About Someone Meant To Be In Your Life

"Youve fallen in love with someone and feel that the both of you was meant to be. However, something or someone is standing in the way..... wait patiently, continue to have faith and set that one free from out of your life if that question ever gets asked.... and in due time your question will be answered. ......Jonathan Anthony Burkett" - Author: Jonathan Anthony Burkett

Quotes About Celebrating Life

"It is no bad thing celebrating a simple life." - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien

Quotes About Life Atheist

"I imagine the life of an atheistic praying mantis to be rather torturous." - Author: Brian Celio

Quotes About Riding For Your Man

"She went through her memory for the time, for the day, she and and her husband told him all about what he should and should not do. No goin out into them woods without Papa or me knowin about it. No steppin foot out this house without them free papers, not even to go to the well or the privy. Say your prayers every night...Pick the blueberries close to the ground, son. Them the sweetest, I find. If a white man say the trees can talk, can dance, you just say yes right along, that you done seen em do it plenty of times. Dont look them people in the eye. You see a white woman riding toward you, get way off the road and go stand behind a tree. The uglier the white woman, the farther you go and the broader the tree. But where, in all she taught her son, was it about thou shall own no one, havin been owned once your own self. Dont go back to Egypt after God done took you outa there." - Author: Edward P. Jones

Quotes About Swallow Birds

"She swallowed and looked down at the artichoke petals piled neatly on the side of her plate. Her center certainly felt like it was melting, growing soft and wet just from the rasp of Mr. OConnors voice. Why should a man already devilishly handsome also have a voice that could charm birds from the sky? It simply wasnt fair." - Author: Elizabeth Hoyt

Quotes About Nazi Germany

"Simon shook his head. ‘The Nazis in Germany…the Japanese here in Shanghai…Treating people as less than human because of the shape of their faces or the sound of their names. Sometimes it feels like the whole damn world is unraveling." - Author: Daniel Kalla

Quotes About Trying Again

"Still,there was this heavy feeling in the air, like everyone was trying too hard to have a good time. Laughs were too loud, and smiles looked forced. Maybe they were afraid Dad and I would vaporize them if they didnt act like this was the best party ever.I would have laid my forehead against the cool glass wall, but I didnt really want to see my reflection that closely. Lysander had brought the dress earlier that afternoon, and insisted on doing my makeup,too. Consequently, it looked like a glitter bomb had exploded on my face. Even my bare shoulders were dusted with sparkling blue powder." - Author: Rachel Hawkins