What’s your favorite quote?
I saw her soul leave her body as she exhaled, and then she had no more needs, no more reason; she was released from her body, and, being released, she continued her journey elsewhere, high in the firmament where soul matter gathers and plays out all the dreams and joys of which we temporal beings can barely conceive, all the things that are beyond our comprehension, but even so, are not beyond our attainment if we choose to attain them, and believe that we truly can. – The Art of Racing in the Rain
We’re all mad here. – Alice in Wonderland
Even after all this time… Always… Severus Snape
“Pip, dear old chap, life is made of ever so many partings welded together…” ?
— Charles Dickens, ‘Great Expectations’
“He knew only that the child was his warrant. He said: If he is not the word of God God never spoke” _The Road, By Cormac McCarthy
I have 2 I really like. Frank Zappa “So many books , so little time”. Oscar Wilde ” Be yourself ; everyone else is already taken”.
Krystal Johnson Thank you. I think I like them because they are so basic and simple. Besides . there are so many books!
No matter how fast light travels it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it. ~TP
“There is no God and we are his prophets” _The Road, by Cormac McCarthy
“It is better to keep your mouth shut and appear stupid, than to open it and remove all doubt” Mark Twain
My husbands favorite quote also.
“I will no longer be judged by the standards of others. I will judge myself. I will not live by someone else’s rules. I will make my own.”
I have several. “My candle burns at born ends, it shall not last the night. But, ah, my foes, and, oh, my friends, it gives a lovely light.” — Edna St. Vincent Millay who died at 58. “I took a deep breath and listened to the old brag of my heart — I am, I am, I am.” — Sylvia Plath. And, this one: “Not all those who wander are lost,” from Lord of the Rings by Tolkien. Want the poem? “All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not whither, Deep roots are not reached by the frost.”
“Be who you are; Say how you feel. Because those that mind don’t matter; And those that matter don’t mind.” -Dr Seuss
Next to a dog, books are a man’s best friend; because inside of a dog, it’s too dark to read. – Groucho Marx
“to the people who look at the stars and wish, Rhys.” “to the stars who listen, and the dreams that are answered.” ACOMAF Sarah J Maas.
“That which yields is not always weak.”- Jacqueline Carey (one of the Kushiel’s Legacy books)
“If it won’t matter in 5 years don’t spend more than 5 minutes being mad about it.” – Not sure
Krystal Johnson i’m not sure, it was on my feed once and I saved it.
“God loves you because of who he is , not because of anything you did or didn’t do.”
From a book but can’t remember which one.
Elementary my dear Watson. Sherlock Holmes
“If you only do what you can do, you will never be more than you are now.” ~Master Shifu, Kung Fu Panda 3
You can change, but that change will be stagnant I guess if you never try anything new. You’ll never improve. In the movie, Po decides that he’s reached his dream and there’s nothing more for him to learn.
I think it’s more getting out of your comfort zone. To try *new* things. Rather than sticking to what you are comfortable and capable of doing. 🙂
“Did you have a bad day or just a bad ten minutes you milked all day?”
“No.” -Rosa Parks
Krystal Johnson agreed! A strong, powerful stance with just one word.
Don’t let the turkeys get you down!
Sacrifice yourself for your goals
“Food is life. Everything else is just parsley.”
“His mother was a daughter of the American revolution. His father was a son of a bitch.” – Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
“When he shall die/ Take him and cut him out in little stars/ And he will make the face of heaven so fine/ That all the world will be in love with night/ And pay no worship to the garish sun.”- Romeo and Juliet
And the Vampire stopped.
a coeur vaillant rien d’impossible. It means To a valient heart nothing is impossible. My grandmother taught me this quote when I was about 6 years old.
‘she is a peacock in everything but beauty’ from The Picture of Dorian Gray.
So it goes
For Me (and I know many many others), this holds a very deep, and special meaning only few can understand, especially on today of all days….
“Softly call the Muster, let comrade answer ‘Here’…”
– “The Heroes’ Roll Call” by Dr. John Ashton, Texas A&M Class of 1906
“I am haunted by humans” – The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Love what you do & Do what you Love
„If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” J.R.R. Tolkien – The Hobbit #TBLGryffindor
“Truth is often stranger than fiction!” Mark Twain
Always smile for you never know if you are entertaining a Angel.
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain
Where there a will, there’s a way… My name’s Will, what’s your problem?
Who is John Galt?
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