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"A lunch date is more fun than a dinner date; youre not tired. Its a secret that not a lot of other parents told me about."

Lisa Lawrence Quotes

"But werent done, not by a long shot. his great hands lifted me under my ass and my thighs, urging me to get on the table and lie on my side. His arm hooked under my leg right under the kneecap, and now everyone had a spectacular view of my dripping for him."

Gary Bauer Quotes

"All the culture war issues will be settled by the court."

Laura Zigman Quotes

"Peaks and valleys. Thats what life comes down to, in the end. Fucking geography."

WA Neilson Quotes

"Yet though I must lose my life, fear shall never make me change colour."

Casey Renee Kiser Quotes

"boys dont likesmart girlsthey likepush-around-in-a-cartkinda girlstarget-for-their-dartkinda girlsmeat-for-their-sharkkinda girls"

Philip Sington Quotes

"Old Prague was a story-book city caked in grime: ancient, soot-blackened. History lived in every detail: in the deerstalker rooftops and the blue-sparking trams. He wandered the streets in disbelief, photographing everything, images from Kafka crowding into his head. With the turn of every corner it came back to him: the special frisson you get behind enemy lines."

Hjalmar Branting Quotes

"A formally recognized equality does, however, accord the smaller nations a position which they should be able to use increasingly in the interest of humanity as a whole and in the service of the ideal."

Ikechukwu E Onyekwelonwu Quotes

"Whenever a woman gets pregnant, she literally bets with her life."

Terry Lovett Quotes

"Sane...Insane, its all a matter of balance. Keeping your sanity is like walking a tightrope across some great abyss. If the slightest thing goes wrong, youll topple off."

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Quotes About Wolf Mates

"[Jonah Griggs] is similar to a hawke and a wolf and Will Trombal – he mates for life." - Author: Melina Marchetta

Quotes About Incurable

"A la rigueur, je suis heureux quon ait à rire de ma tristesse : seul mentend celui dont le cœur est blessé dune incurable blessure, telle que jamais nul nen voulut guérir..." - Author: Georges Bataille

Quotes About Despising Others

"It was all right to be who he was, but others would probably think it was terrible. A couple of times in the past hed reached this absolute zero of the truth, and without fear or bitterness he realized now that somewhere inside it there was a move he could make to change his life, to become another person, but hed never be able to guess what it was." - Author: Denis Johnson

Quotes About Tragic Endings

"Fortunate people often have very favorable beginnings and very tragic endings. What matters isnt being applauded when you arrive - for that is common - but being missed when you leave." - Author: Baltasar Gracian

Quotes About Imbolc

"Cleansing and clearing are two words which suit the essence of Imbolc, as this is February, the Roman month of purification. This can be a cleansing of the self, in undertaking a good ‘detox, or a clearing and cleansing of the home, in keeping with the tradition of spring-cleaning." - Author: Carole Carlton

Quotes About Rare Friendship

"The rare few, who, early in life have rid themselves of the friendship of the many." - Author: James Whistler

Quotes About Making A New Family

"It would presently be his task to take the bandage from this young womans eyes, and bid her look forth upon the world. But how many generations of the women of had gone to her making had descended bandaged to the family vault? He shivered a little, remembering some of the new ideas in his scientific books, and the much-cited instance of the Kentucky cave-fish, which had ceased to develop eyes because they had no use for them. What if, when he had bidden May Welland to open hers, they could only look out blankly at blankness?" - Author: Edith Wharton

Quotes About Senses

"Human will becomes truly creative and truly our own when it is wholly Gods, and this is one of the many senses in which he that loses his soul shall find it." - Author: C.S. Lewis

Quotes About Strag

"Sanctuary, home of the Howlers and stragglers of the Were universe. (Damien)" - Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon

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"What cat? Oh! MY CAT. The cat" - Author: Cora Carmack