[To Say That War Is Madness Is Like Saying That Sex Is Madness: True Enough, From The Standpoint Of A Stateless Eunuch, But Merely A Provocative Epigram For Those Who Must Make Their Arrangements In The World As Given.]

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"Im very ticklish. They say being tickled is a form of torture."

Travis Tritt Quotes

"Its the same old story youve heard a thousand times. Somebodys trust gets broken. Somebodys left behind."

Nevada Barr Quotes

"perhaps love was like the mumps. If a woman came down with it after forty, it could kill her"

Meghan Markle Quotes

"Food makes travel so exceptional, because you get to taste what its actually supposed to taste like. To eat the real Pad Thai or finally have a proper curry is something pretty amazing."

Terry Josephson Quotes

"Never let inexperience get in the way of ambition."

Sonny Liston Quotes

"How would you like to find out how good my right is?"

Patty Smith Quotes

"A lot of (childrens literature) beginners get bogged down by morals. A moral should never be driving the story. And a moral should never be confused with a plot. You cant preach to kids, and you cant talk down to them, either. Its amazing how they sense condescension."

Kelly J Cogswell Quotes

"It inspired a kind of Huck Finn moment when I decided it was better to risk hell than shrivel in the midst of a toxic Southern Baptist morality."

Edan Lepucki Quotes

"Its never a bad idea, to let a man think youre upset, and then pretend you arent, not at all. Paranoia feeds lust."

Popper Peter Quotes

"A pozitív gondolkodás fogalma eredetileg egy ősi buddhista hagyomány nyomán jött létre. Fönnmaradt egy legenda, miszerint Buddha és a tanítványai néztek egy döglött kutyát. Mester, nézd, a halál, a bomló hús, a rothadó tetem milyen rettenetesen visszataszító! Milyen undorító, ha csak az marad meg egy lényből, ami belőle a test! - mondták a tanítványok. Buddha odanézett, és azt mondta, hogy igen, de milyen szép fehér foga van! Ez a pozitív gondolkodás alaptörténete. Innen nőtt ki. Vagyis nem arról van szó, hogy a negatív élményeinket, a keserveinket, a bánatainkat hazudjuk el pozitívnak. Arról van szó, hogy fogadjuk el ezeket olyan negatívnak, amilyenek a valóságban, de ha van bennük valami pozitív, akkor azt is vegyük észre."

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Quotes About Endearing Love

"During my incarceration Mother visited me. She had in some way managed to leave the workhouse and was making an effort to establish a home for us. Her presence was like a bouquet of flowers; she looked so fresh and lovely that I felt ashamed of my unkempt appearance and my shaved iodined head.‘You must excuse his dirty face, said the nurse.Mother laughed, and how well I remember her endearing words as she hugged and kissed me: ‘With all thy dirt I love thee still." - Author: Charles Chaplin

Quotes About Flossing

"Uniqueness is wasted on youth. Like fine wine or a solid flossing habit, youll be grateful for it when youre older." - Author: Sloane Crosley

Quotes About Effortless Guy

"Renee: "You know what I did when I finished Moby Dick?"David: "You harpooned the guy that sold you the book?" - Author: John C. Stipa

Quotes About Oppenheim

"His in-laws, Erastus and Eloise Oppenheimer, lived in Ezra, Texas, a town tucked so deep in the woods of East Texas that time, civil rights, and wireless Internet couldnt find it." - Author: Sharon Bayliss

Quotes About Soul Ties

"For this is the truth about our soul, he thought, who fish-like inhabits deep seas and plies among obscurities threading her way between the boles of giant weeds, over sun-flickered spaces and on and on into gloom, cold, deep, inscrutable; suddenly she shoots to the surface and sports on the wind-wrinkled waves; that is, has a positive need to brush, scrape, kindle herself, gossiping." - Author: Virginia Woolf

Quotes About Geeky

"I watched a lot of YouTube videos of cute geeky girls playing 80s cover tunes on ukuleles. Technically, this wasnt part of my research, but I had a serious cute-geeky-girls-playing-ukuleles fetish that I can neither explain nor defend." - Author: Ernest Cline

Quotes About Being Relieved Of Stress

"How do I feel about being a star now? Well I still try to live life and enjoy what I am doing." - Author: Christian Slater

Quotes About Chicanery

"Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society." - Author: John Adams

Quotes About Dying To Self

"Grandmaster games are said to begin with novelty, which is the first move of the game that exits the book. It could be the fifth, it could be the thirty-fifth. We think about a chess game as beginning with move one and ending with checkmate. But this is not the case. The games begins when it gets out of book, and it end when it goes into book..And this is why Game 6 [between Garry Kasparov and Deep Blue] didnt count...Tripping and falling into a well on your way to the field of battle is not the same thing as dying in it...Deep Blue is only itself out of book; prior to that it is nothing. Just the ghosts of the game itself." - Author: Brian Christian

Quotes About Makeup Love

"No, I like to wear as least amount of makeup as I can during my everyday life because Im just all about keeping my skin healthy and hydrated and I love to laugh and have a great time and smile - thats when I feel the most pretty so I just want to make sure that I stay happy." - Author: Lily Collins