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"Loneliness is painful. But suffering is not wrong in and of itself. Its part of the human experience, and in a way brings us closer to all people."

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"Behind tranquillity lies conquered unhappiness."

Robert Patrick Quotes

"I enjoyed the crew. The best part about The X-Files has been the crew. This crew is an exceptional family and to go to work with a bunch of people that you really like is great. Theyre all the best of the best and they really try to do the best job they can. Ill miss that."

John C Eccles Quotes

"We regard promissory materialism as superstition without a rational foundation. The more we discover about the brain, the more clearly do we distinguish between the brain events and the mental phenomena, and the more wonderful do both the brain events and the mental phenomena become. Promissory materialism is simply a religious belief held by dogmatic materialists . . . who often confuse their religion with their science."

Katherine Lampe Quotes

"A man of power should embrace his Shadow, or if he cannot embrace it, at least accept it."

David James Duncan Quotes

"Music is just a word for something we love largely because it consists of things that words cant express. Likewise, the heart is just a word for something in us that music sometimes touches."

Marjory Stoneman Douglas Quotes

"You cant conserve what you havent got."

Emily Apter Quotes

"It is this outer reach of existential abnegation – the moment where subjective identity deserts itself and becomes enslaved without consciousness of its subjugated condition – that Mirbeau consistently sought to decry with horror."

Lynne Graham Quotes

"For that reason, trusting men had never come naturally to Kat, which was why she was still a virgin at thirty-five."

Daniel Kraft Quotes

"As a cancer doctor, Im looking forward to being out of a job."

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"So youre quite right that when... as the Cold War grew and expanded out of Europe, we ourselves had to take refuge behind the shield of the Monroe Doctrine." - Author: E. Howard Hunt

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"I have this prominent feature on my face - I dont know if youve noticed - but, well, theyre my lips. They tend to walk into a room before I do because theyre larger than average! So Chapsticks a big one for me." - Author: Chloe Bridges

Quotes About Fishlegs

"Come on, Fishlegs, whispered Camicazi, whistling happily. ‘You know we have to do this. Besides, I feel like a bit of exercise. Weve been cooped up in that hideout for way too long.Frankly, at this point, Camicazi had grown so fed up that if Hiccup had suggested hang gliding off the toe-talons of the dragon Furious shed have been up for it.‘A bit of exercise? blustered Fishlegs. ‘A bit of exercise? This is not some kind of Viking version of Girls Keep Fit!" - Author: Cressida Cowell

Quotes About Unliterary

"An unliterary man may be defined as one who reads books once only. . . . We do not enjoy a story fully at the first reading. Not till the curiosity, the sheer narrative lust, has been given its sop and laid asleep, are we at leisure to savour the real beauties. Till then, it is like wasting great wine on a ravenous natural thirst which merely wants cold wetness." - Author: C.S. Lewis

Quotes About Eating Birthday Cake

"I could rent Caesar out at birthday parties. Halloween parties. I could take pictures of Caesar eating a piece of birthday cake. Or a picture of a kid riding Caesar on his birthday. We could build a saddle." - Author: Pat Conroy

Quotes About Wheat Fields

"Reardan is the rich white farm town that sits in the wheat fields exactly 22 miles away from the Rez. And its a hick town I suppose filled with farmers and rednecks and racists cops who stop every Indian that drives through. During one week when I was little dad got stopped three times for DWI- Driving While Indian." - Author: Sherman Alexie

Quotes About Waste Of Space

"That was the next-to-last time I felt any desire. And he was pale and tall (how disgusting tall men are, such a waste of space and flesh, so uncompact). (I am hideous myself now. Discovered in new, M.C., mirror that skin is a jungle of pearly stretch marks all over. Face sags too. Always new awful discoveries. If could only vomit up age like the food I relentlessly wolf.)" - Author: Maryse Holder

Quotes About The Triple Crown

"I was fuzzy on the details, but I knew the basic outline. I knew how I wanted to be, it was simply a question of being who I wanted to be.I thought I had had it all figured out before. Id had the plan perfectly clear in my head. I wasnt going to cross into thirty without the triple crown in hand: serious boyfriend, career, and great friends..It was time to accept that maybe, just maybe, I didnt have to have it all figured out by the time I turned thirty. Maybe I could just work on me, and see what else fell into place.I was pretty sure that was otherwise known as living." - Author: Megan Crane

Quotes About Cobain

"In his suicide note, Kurt Cobain wrote, "Its better to burn out than to fade away." He was quoting a Neil Young song about Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols. When I was twenty-four, I interviewed John Lennon. I asked him about this sentiment, one that pervades rock and roll. He took strong, outraged exception to it. "Its better to fade away like an old soldier than to burn out, " he said. "I worship people who survive. Ill take the living and the healthy." - Author: David Sheff

Quotes About Life Funny Quotes

"Balanced service is a virtue to be cherished. There is to be time in our life to serve God, to serve our family, to serve our country and community, to serve our employer. Wise persons budget available time so that no significant area of ones life falls into a state of neglect." - Author: Thomas S. Monson