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"Well go back to the moon by not learning anything new."

Lynn Johnston Quotes

"But even though all this was going on at home, if someone had tried to take me away and put me in a childrens home, I couldnt have handled it. Even though my mother was very brutal, it was my home."

Albert Claude Quotes

"Once Ptolemy and Plato, yesterday Newton, today Einstein, and tomorrow new faiths, new beliefs, and new dimensions."

Scoot McNairy Quotes

"I love L.A. It was an awesome place to spend my 20s, full of creative people, but I never wanted to stay there. It wasnt necessarily Texas that I wanted to move to; I just knew I wanted to live in the country somewhere. My wife and I found this place in Texas that we really liked, so we packed up our stuff and moved."

Tom Hopkins Quotes

"I never see failure as failure, but only as the game I must play and win."

Judith Orloff Quotes

"How you react emotionally is a choice in any situation."

Arnold Schwarzenegger Quotes

"Training gives us an outlet for suppressed energies created by stress and thus tones the spirit just as exercise conditions the body."

Bruce Cockburn Quotes

"There was a lot more music than the size of the place would indicate."

Jean Edward Smith Quotes

"Eisenhower on Patton: "Fundamentally, he is so avid for recognition as a great commander that he wont with ruthlessly suppress any habit that will jeopardize it."

Lesley Ann Warren Quotes

"I have come far, but not far enough. It is still a mans world."

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Quotes About Working Properly

"Man is a machine which reacts blindly to external forces and, this being so, he has no will, and very little control of himself, if any at all. What we have to study, therefore, is not psychology-for that applies only to a developed man-but mechanics. Man is not only a machine but a machine which works very much below the standard it would be capable of maintaining if it were working properly." - Author: P.D. Ouspensky

Quotes About Turn Offs

"The isolation spins its mysterious cocoon, focusing the mind on one place, one time, one rhythm - the turning of the light. The island knows no other human voices, no other footprints. On the Offshore Lights you can live any story you want to tell yourself, and no one will say youre wrong: not the seagulls, not the prisms, not the wind." - Author: M. L. Stedman

Quotes About Turkish Culture

"A whole new life at fifty, all because I had become entranced with both the Turkish culture and with Kazim—who one friend called a careening festival of a human being and another called an alcoholic Kurdish carpet salesman. I called him a catalyst." - Author: Irfan Orga

Quotes About Defending Champions

"Never allow dogmatic interpretations of Karma to keep you from defending what is right or just. You must accept the reality that on occasion, you may very well be the proper instrument of this cosmic force." - Author: Gary Hopkins

Quotes About Unable To Forgive

"If you would take one step forward, darling, you could cry in my arms. And while you do, Ill tell you how sorry I am for everything Ive done -" Unable to wait, Ian caught her, pulling her tightly against him. "And when Im finished," he whispered hoarsely as she wrapped her arms around him and wept brokenly, "you can help me find a way to forgive myself."Tortured by her tears, he clasped her tighter and rubbed his jaw against her temple, his voice a ravaged whisper: "Im sorry," he told her. He cupped her face between his palms, tipping it up and gazing into her eyes, his thumbs moving over her wet cheeks. "Im sorry." Slowly, he bent his head, covering her mouth with his. "Im so damned sorry." - Author: Judith McNaught

Quotes About Church Giving

"So Ive come up with a plan, he said quickly, as if hoping to get his idea in before I could stop him. Ill date her on the T-days, that would Thursday and Tuesday. Then I get to bring her to church every other Sunday. I get one Monday a month, or two, if its a month with with five Mondays. Id like an occasional Saturday evening, but Ive talked with the full-time missionaries and they have her scheduled for the next three.Doran, I began to protest.Hear me out, he begged. Shell still technically be your girlfriend, Im giving you that. Ill refer to her simply as a friend until such time as she is willing to upgrade me to steady, or even fiancee." - Author: Robert Smith

Quotes About Failing To Find Love

"Uneasy Rider"Falling in love with a mustacheis like sayingyou can fall in love withthe way a man polishes his shoes which, of course, is one of the things that turns on my tuned-up engine those trim buckled boots (I feel like an advertisement for mens fashions when I think of your ankles)Yeats was hung up with a girls beautiful face and I find myselfa bad moralist,a failing aesthetician,a sad poet,wanting to touch your arms and feel the muscles that make a mans body have so much substance, that makes a womanlean and yearn in that directionthat makes her melt/ she is a rainy day in your presencethe pool of wax under a burning candle the foam from a waterfallYou are more beautiful than any Harley-Davidson She is the rain,waits in it for you,finds blood spotting her legsfrom the long ride." - Author: Diane Wakoski

Quotes About Belonging To Each Other

"And he loved my mother. I saw him on the last days of his life lift that oil-scented right hand and enter its fingers into her ordered hair and rustle it free of its pins as if he had been offered velvet or the fur of a rare animal. Forever I hold that gesture. For me it was perhaps the last remembered pleasure belonging to him. It is the unspoiled core of whatever I know of love and family (and I have not been successful at the craft of it). Our shyness at embracing each other - it rarely happened - did not matter. I felt safe and comforted in his house." - Author: Michael Ondaatje

Quotes About Panic Attacks

"Overcoming panic attacks has left me humbled. Its taught me how to be brave. Its left me compassionate to the fears and sufferings of other people. Its given me the wisdom that my thoughts and feelings are simply subjective responses, and dont need to be taken as true reflections of reality.But the most important thing Ive learnt from coping with panic is this: No matter what happens in life, no matter how hard things seem, no matter how painful things are, moments always pass like fluffy clouds in a blue sky, and I will be fine." - Author: Julie Farrell

Quotes About Things Looking Up

"He doesnt believe in talking too much about art, especially while youre looking at it. The pressure to appreciate is the great enemy of actual enjoyment. Most people dont know what they like because they feel obligated to like so many different things. They feel theyre supposed to be overwhelmed, so instead of looking, they spend their time thinking up something to say, something intelligent, or at least clever." - Author: Robert Hellenga