[This Was The Winter Of 2008/9. Work Was Ongoing To Reinstate A Tram System In The City. A Lot Of People Couldn't See The Point Of Trams And Many More Disliked The Disruption. Streets Were Closed Off. There Was Almost A Sense Of ‘apartheid' As The Roadworks Made It Difficult To Move From New Town To Old Town And Vice Versa. Added To Which, The Weather Was Fairly Grim. And The Banks Looked Ready To Implode.]

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"A utopia cannot, by definition, include boredom, but the ‘utopia we are living in is boring."

David Blaine Quotes

"I thought instead of burying myself under dirt, Id bury myself under water so everybody could see that youre there."

Koji Suzuki Quotes

"Tôi không thích máu vì nó giết chết trí tưởng tượng."

Olivie Boyke Quotes

"Someone who loves you, will act as sibling rather than a lover."

Jim Caviezel Quotes

"The point Im trying to make is that you go to church on Sunday. But the real Christ is out there in your life every day, whether it be the guy you help on the street, how you live your life, and your countenance that makes people want to be you."

Christine Minasian Quotes

"sometimes the past is the best memories you lived ever cause itll never repeat again"

Sallust Quotes

"Ambition breaks the ties of blood, and forgets the obligations of gratitude."

Jeff Tikari Quotes

"When one was full of energy and enthusiasm the world was an apple, the future was way beyond the horizon and only the present was pertinent."

Debi Mazar Quotes

"I started doing makeup to make a living. Then I said, Youre not supposed to be putting powder on other people. Youre supposed to be powdering yourself."

Andre Balazs Quotes

"I dont think it ever does any harm in any business to feel that there is someone there who cares about it. If you look at any business, fashion being the most obvious, the aura, or the reality of the designer, is part of what creates it. Its true in luxury goods stores and in good food stores. It leaves a palpable sense that someone cares."

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Quotes About Nederlaag

"Annamaria had me verzekerd dat ik in werkelijkheid maar één keer zou sterven, en dat die dood er op geen enkele manier toe zou doen. Iedereen kent echter dagen waarin we een beetje doodgaan, wanneer we verdriet of een nederlaag te verwerken hebben, of bang zijn, of anderen zien lijden die we enkel medelijden kunnen bieden, geen hulp, mensen die buiten de grenzen van onze genade vallen." - Author: Dean Koontz

Quotes About Making Friendships

"I looked forward to making friends at school, but I had come late and friendships had already been formed. I couldnt find my way into their world. They seemed to have a secret code I couldnt decipher." - Author: Gloria Whelan

Quotes About Relationship Advice

"Forgive me if I dont take relationship advice from a dead teenager missing her vagina." - Author: Brian K. Vaughan

Quotes About Disequilibrium

"Recent studies suggest we are already in a period of extreme disequilibrium. Over the past 10,000 years human evolution has occurred 10-100x faster than at any other time in our species history.121" - Author: Juan Enriquez

Quotes About Manhattan New York

"So, you know, I always say that Im a Mexican, but if I had to be a citizen of anywhere else, Id be a citizen of Manhattan. I feel very much a New Yorker." - Author: Alma Guillermoprieto

Quotes About Leo Woman

"Oh!" cried Anne eagerly, "I hope I do justice to all that is felt by you,and by those who resemble you. God forbid that I should undervaluethe warm and faithful feelings of any of my fellow-creatures! I should deserve utter contempt if I dared to suppose that true attachmentand constancy were known only by woman. No, I believe you capableof everything great and good in your married lives. I believe you equalto every important exertion, and to every domestic forbearance,so long as--if I may be allowed the expression--so long as you havean object. I mean while the woman you love lives, and lives for you. All the privilege I claim for my own sex (it is not a very enviable one;you need not covet it), is that of loving longest, when existenceor when hope is gone." - Author: Jane Austen

Quotes About Bridges And Love

"Oh, here we are at the bridge. Im going to shut my eyes tight. Im always afraid going over bridges. I cant help imagining that perhaps, just as we get to the middle, theyll crumple up like a jackknife and nip us. So I shut my eyes. But I always have to open them for all when I think were getting near the middle. Because, you see, if the bridge did crumple up Id want to see it crumple. What a jolly rumble it makes! I always like the rumble part of it. Isnt it splendid there are so many things to like in this world? There, were over. Now Ill look back. Good night, dear Lake of Shining Waters. I always say good night to the things I love, just as I would to people. I think they like it. That water looks as if it was smiling at me." - Author: L.M. Montgomery

Quotes About Middle School

"In the past, when gays were very flamboyant as drag queens or as leather queens or whatever, that just amused people. And most of the people that come and watch the gay Halloween parade, where all those excesses are on display, those are straight families, and they think its funny. But what people dont think is so funny is when two middle-aged lawyers who are married to each other move in next door to you and your wife and they have adopted a Korean girl and they want to send her to school with your children and they want to socialize with you and share a drink over the backyard fence. That creeps people out, especially Christians. So, I dont think gay marriage is a conservative issue. I think its a radical issue." - Author: Edmund White

Quotes About Devil And Angel

"[Saint Anthony] said, in his solitude, he sometimes encountered devils who looked like angels, and other times he found angels who looked like devils. When asked how he could tell the difference, the saint said that you can only tell which is which by the way you feel after the creature has left your company." - Author: Elizabeth Gilbert

Quotes About Regency

"It is a peculiar monthly Affliction inducing them [the men of Regency England] to take on various unnatural shapes—neither quite demon, nor proper beast—and in those shapes to roam the land; to hunt, murder, dismember, gorge on blood, consume haggis and kidney pie, gamble away their familial fortune, marry below their station (and below their statue, when the lady is an Amazon), vote Whig, perform sudden and voluntary manual labor, cultivate orchids, collect butterflies and Limoges snuff boxes, and perpetrate other such odious evil—unless properly contained." - Author: Vera Nazarian