[The Reason She Had Taken The Long Way Round Was On The Unlikely Chance That She Might Engineer An "accidental" Meeting With Benjamin Cole.]

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George Gurley Quotes

"I admit I get the occasional headache," I said. "I admit some of my hangovers are epic. But usually all it takes for me to bounce back is a sauna, cold-plunge pool, steam bath, massage, and wasabi to clear the sinuses"."

Claire Cross Quotes

"I take it this means that you had good news from the doctor?""She says I shall live to be a hundred.""And whats the good news?"

Linda Sue Park Quotes

"I often have trouble falling asleep at night, so when Im lying in bed I think up stories. Thats where I do a lot of my thinking. I also get a lot of ideas while Im reading - sometimes reading someone elses stories will make me think of one of my own."

Lauren Alaina Quotes

"I knew Scotty was going to win. At the beginning of the episode, I was like, Scotty, are you ready to win?. I knew he was going to in my heart. I accepted it. I couldnt pick a more perfect person to get second place to. Hes my best friend."

Jeff W Horton Quotes

"Catastrophe and exuberance are often partners in the dance of irony."

Emmy Van Deurzen Quotes

"Therapy when practiced well is a fine but delicately balanced intervention in another persons life. It requires a devotion to truth and a merciless pursuit of right living. Expertise in bringing people out of the darkness of a disappointed or bitter life into the light of a new vitality is hard earned. It is a privilege and a pleasure when it works well. But that level of engagement with clients is also extremely demanding and it can never be achieved by trotting out stereotyped tricks from approved textbooks."

Nathan Robert Brown Quotes

"When plotting revenge, you should dig two graves - one for your enemy, and the other for yourself"

Lucy Robinson Quotes

"Whoever you end up with, you shouldnt be changing a thing for them. Nothing. Dont be with anyone if you cant be you. Because youre bang on just as you are."

Sandra Villa Quotes

"You care so much for that special person because it feels like that person is part of you."

Christine Lavin Quotes

"Ive learned that when someone does something very kind and refuses payment, giving them an engraved Swiss Army knife is never refused!"

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"Its one of the oldest theatrical adages: never work with children or animals." - Author: Samantha Bond

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"But when it has been shown by the researches of Pasteur that the septic property of the atmosphere depended not on the oxygen, or any gaseous constituent, but on minute organisms suspended in it, which owed their energy to their vitality, it occurred to me that decomposition in the injured part might be avoided without excluding the air, by applying as a dressing some material capable of destroying the life of the floating particles. Upon this principle I have based a practice." - Author: Pasteur

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"Worship Allah and associate nothing with Him, and to parents do good, and to relatives, orphans, the needy, the near neighbor, the neighbor farther away, the companion at your side, the traveler, and those whom your right hands possess (slaves). Indeed, Allah does not like those who are proud and boastful.[Al-Quran Surah Nisa 4:36]" - Author: Asma Naqi

Quotes About Lowest Point In Life

"I cannot hate gay men, I cannot hate homosexuality. At the lowest points in my life, when all else abandoned me, my gay men friends were my sisters, aunts, mothers who lifted me up on their shoulders and reminded me that there is light at the end of the tunnel. If I were to hate gay men, or to condemn them just because theyre gay, I would be a hypocrite. I simply cannot turn my back on arms that held me in my darkest hours." - Author: C. JoyBell C.

Quotes About Deferred Dreams

"Since few people arrive at retirement with an understanding that this transition will involve a rethinking of who they are, an interim pattern has emerged, in which travel offers a way of fulfilling deferred daydreams of adventure while the next stage takes shape. [p. 31]" - Author: Mary Catherine Bateson

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"A multitude of causes unknown to former times are now acting with a combined force to blunt the discriminating powers of the mind, and unfitting it for all voluntary exertion to reduce it to a state of almost savage torpor." - Author: William Wordsworth