[The Word Genius Was Whispered Into My Ear The First Things I Ever Heard While I Was Still Mewling In My Crib, Laughs Orson (Welles), So It Never Occured To Me That I Wasn't Until Middle Age]

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"When I first took this job at the factory it was not my intention to work there very long, for I once possessed higher hopes for my life, although the exact nature of these hopes remained rather vague in my youthful mind. While the work was not arduous, and my fellow workers congenial enough, I did not imagine myself standing forever at my designated assembly block, fitting together pieces of metal into other pieces of metal, with a few interruptions throughout that day for breaks that were supposed to refresh our minds from the tedium of our work or for meal breaks to allow us to nourish our bodies. Somehow it never occurred to me that the nearby town where I and the others at the factory lived, travelling to and from our jobs along the same fog-strewn road, held no higher opportunities for me or anyone else, which no doubt accounts for the vagueness, the wispy insubstantiality, of my youthful hopes." - Author: Thomas Ligotti

Quotes About Foreign Language And Culture

"Basketball, in America, is like a culture. It is like a foreigner learning a new language. It is difficult to learn foreign languages and it will also be difficult for me to learn the culture for basketball here." - Author: Yao Ming

Quotes About Telling Secrets

"Children who are victimized through sexual abuse often begin to develop deeply held tenets that shape their sense of self: My worth is my sexuality. Im dirty and shameful. I have no right to my own physical boundaries. That shapes their ideas about the world around them: No one will believe me. Telling the truth results in bad consequences. People cant be trusted. It doesnt take long for children to being to act in accordance with these belief systems.For girls who have experienced incest, sexual abuse, or rape, the boundaries between love, sex, and pain become blurred. Secrets are normal, and shame is a constant." - Author: Rachel Lloyd

Quotes About Joseph Kony

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Quotes About Teaching Kids To Read

"I like a book. I like to read for four hours at a stretch. I think very few are the young people who are even capable of reading for four hours at a stretch, because its such a bizarre thing for them to do. I am mourning this." - Author: Lee Smith

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"For myself, I believed that that 13th of March should see a fight to the finish, cost what it might! for if Bloemfontein was to be taken, it would only be over our dead bodies." - Author: Christiaan Rudolf de Wet

Quotes About Huis

"What did you call me?""Ah. A chuisle. Gaelic. My darling. I prefer the proper translation, mind you.""Which is?"He gave a bashful smile. "My pulse." - Author: Tabitha McGowan

Quotes About Chaplain

"But -- my dear, my heart is BROKEN! I have seen the perfect Peter Wimsey. Height, voice, charm, smile, manner, outline of features, everything -- and he is -- THE CHAPLAIN OF BALLIOL!! What is the use of anything? ...I am absolutely shattered by this Balliol business. Such waste -- why couldnt he have been an actor?" - Author: Dorothy L. Sayers

Quotes About Happy Days Ahead

"There is no mystery to happiness. Unhappy men are all alike. Some wound they suffered long ago, some wish denied, some blow to pride, some kindling spark of love put out by scorn -- or worse, indifference -- cleaves to them, or they to it, and so they live each day within a shroud of yesterdays. The happy man dies not look back. He doesnt look ahead. He lives in the present." - Author: Jed Rubenfeld

Quotes About Agility

"Ideally, the umpire should combine the integrity of a Supreme Court judge, the physical agility of an acrobat, the endurance of Job and the imperturbability of Buddha." - Author: Time Life Books