[The Wish To Travel Seems To Me Characteristically Human: The Desire To Move, To Satisfy Your Curiosity Or Ease Your Fears, To Change The Circumstances Of Your Life, To Be A Stranger, To Make A Friend, To Experience An Exotic Landscape, To Risk The Unknown..]

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William Burroughs Quotes

"This is a war universe. War all the time. That is its nature. There may be other universes based on all sorts of other principles, but ours seems to be based on war and games."

Edgar D Mitchell Quotes

"Yes, there have been ET visitations. There have been crashed craft. There have been material and bodies recovered. There has been a certain amount of reverse engineering that has allowed some of these craft, or some components, to be duplicated. And there is some group of people that may or may not be associated with government at this point that have this knowledge. They have been attempting to conceal this knowledge. People in high level government have very little, if any, valid information about this. It has been the subject of disinformation in order to deflect attention and create confusion so the truth doesnt come out."

Yosa Buson Quotes

"Standing still at dusk Listen . . . in far distances The song of froglings!"

R Matthews Quotes

""Youll have to excuse my shock. When the most gorgeous woman Ive ever seen tells me shes a virgin… I think Ive just hit the lottery..." - Jonathan di Luca"

Alice Neel Quotes

"Whether Im painting or not, I have this overweening interest in humanity. Even if Im not working, Im still analyzing people."

Jose De Espronceda Quotes

"¿Qué me valen la gracia y la belleza, y amar como jamás amó ninguna, si la pasión que el alma me devora, la desconoce aquel que me enamora?"

Frederica Mathewes Green Quotes

"In communities, at work, but particularly in families, people are put together in something like a three-legged race. God means us to cross the finish line together, and all the other people tied together with us play some part in our progress. They are oftentimes to rouse our stubborn sins to the surface, where we can deal with them and overcome them. Bundled together in families, a giant seven or nine or fifteen legged pack, we seem to make very poor progress indeed and fall to the ground in bickering heaps with some regularity. But God has put us together - has appointed each person in your bundle specifically for you, and you for them. And so, little children, let us love one another with might and main, and keep hopping together toward the finish line."

Graham Kerr Quotes

"I do the cooking at home. Where we eat no more than 100 grams of meat a day and have tons of fresh vegetables. I prepare the vegetables with a wide range of herbs, spices and such. We also keep on hand lots of fruit, yogurt and great breads."

Marty Rubin Quotes

"The fire alarm is not the fire."

David Ritz Quotes

"His moods changed minute to minute, and Jan could change him quicker than anyone. The more he loved her the more mixed up he got. He was such a beautiful man, but so unstable."

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Quotes About Significant Events

"Theres a significant social element in my business, and I want a wife who can help balance the conversation. Playing hostess and accompanying me as needed for whatever reason comes up. Dinners, parties, charitable events. No more than a couple times a week. Also, our children - as many as youd like - come first. They need to be your number one priority. And lastly it means respecting both me and our marriage vows.She understood. "Fidelity.""Fidelity." - Author: Mira Lyn Kelly

Quotes About Elder Care

"A consequence of female self-love is that the woman grows convinced of social worth. Her love for her body will be unqualified, which is the basis of female identification. If a woman loves her own body, she doesnt grudge what other women do with theirs; if she loves femaleness, she champions its rights. Its true what they say about women: Women are insatiable. We are greedy. Our appetites do need to be controlled if things are to stay in place. If the world were ours too, if we believed we could get away with it, we would ask for more love, more sex, more money, more commitment to children, more food, more care. These sexual, emotional, and physical demands would begin to extend to social demands: payment for care of the elderly, parental leave, childcare, etc. The force of female desire would be so great that society would truly have to reckon with what women want, in bed and in the world." - Author: Naomi Wolf

Quotes About Assume Things

"I assume well make a stop in London?" Ainsley asked. "I cant imagine youd run straight through to Paris tonight, would you? If I could find a room at a respectable hotel, I can sort through my things and decide what I truly need to take. Isabella thought the lot, but I think she is optimistic."Cameron unstuck his tongue from the roof of his mouth. "Well stop in London," he said, his voice gruff. "Not in a hotel. In Harts house; he keeps it ready. In the morning, well marry." - Author: Jennifer Ashley

Quotes About Cersei And Jaime

"A FEAST FOR CROWSPage 533"The Imp is no longer my brother, if he ever was." Cersei LannisterPage 503"... but Tyrion is Tywins son, not you. I said so once to your fathers face, and he would not speak to me for half a year." Aunt Genna to Jaime" - Author: George R.R. Martin

Quotes About Ross Love

"The thing is, Iris, Ive never liked the idea of compromise. In films and in stories people who love each other — really love each other — make horrendous sacrifices. They give kidneys they move across the world they die. Or become the undead because you know I like that sort of book. Basically the heroines lover calls and she answers. Which is stupid. You know why " Iris shook her head. "Because hes always fucking calling." - Author: Nicole Peeler

Quotes About Poorly

"My work is whatever I want it to be, and I report to no one regularly. The head librarian -- the man in charge of the Universitys entire collection -- is a figurehead, well-to-do and poorly read, with whom I have only perfunctory contact." - Author: Martha Cooley

Quotes About Murder Of A Child

"Its sad that the murdering of children abroad is a normality within our present day and within our culture as Americans. On a spiritual note the murdering of any individual, child or adult, man or woman is never justifiable and we should be outraged over all atrocities no matter where or when tragedies as such occurs..." - Author: Kenneth G. Ortiz

Quotes About Viva

"À minha frente, Marc parece muito triste; no entanto, ele é que tem sorte: Pensa em Damira, e tenho a certeza que também ela pensa nele se ainda estiver viva. Nenhum carcereiro, nenhum torcionário poderá manter prisioneiros esses pensamentos. Os sentimentos viajam através das grades mais estreitas, seguem sem medo da distância e não conhecem as fonteiras das línguas, nem das religiões, juntam-se para lá das prisões inventadas pelos homens." - Author: Marc Levy

Quotes About Body Dysmorphic Disorder

"I am overweight. But to me, its fat. I dont have Body Dysmorphic Disorder. When I look in the mirror I dont plunge into a depression and stick my finger down my throat or carve FAT in my arm with a pickle fork. I can appreciate when I look good aside from the weight. Sometimes I might say, Oh, Im having a good face day.And a few times, after checking my appearance in the mirror before a date, Id say, Okay. Id date me. And I know if I ever could get the extra tonnage off, Id be the first one to parade around in my underwear, or have no qualms about getting naked with a hottie, while the lights were still on in the room." - Author: Kelli Jae Baeli

Quotes About Today

"Up until today shed felt as if she was surviving. Now she felt as though she was living.Everything was different." - Author: Sarah Morgan