I’m a big fan of quotes, mostly books. Here are some of them that define my life as a set of thoughts and actions.
“The bottom line is that if you are in hell, the only way out is to go through a period of sustained misery. Misery is, of course, much better than hell, but it is no less painful. By refusing accept the misery it takes to get out of hell, you end up falling back into hell over and over, only to have to start over and over again.― Marsha M. Linehan
“Give me books, French wine, fruit, good weather and some music played outside by someone I don’t know.” -John Keats
“I have good reason to be satisfied, because thank God I can read and perhaps understand Shakespeare all the way.” -John Keats
“Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don’t know how to trace its source. weariness, withering, dullness – Anaïs Nin
“The books are over, the sexual encounters are over, but the desire to read and fuck is endless; it goes beyond our own deaths, our fears, our hopes for peace. – Roberto Bolano
“One should . . . be able to see things as hopeless and yet be determined to make them otherwise. ― F. Scott Fitzgerald
“I’m afraid a monster has grown up and is eating us all. Yet we must fight it. ― Isaac Asimov, Foundation and Empire
“Do not fight with monsters, lest you become a monster, and if you look into the abyss, the abyss also looks at you.”
“Good and innocent are not the same thing; they don’t have the same face.
“We never have to be ashamed of our tears.”
-Charles Dickens, Great Expectations
It’s something I have to remember a lot.
“Every day means a new twenty-four hours. Every day means anything is possible again. You live in the moment, you die in the moment, you take it all one day at a time.”
– Marie Lu, Legend.
“I am what you made me father”
Jude Duran, the cruel prince.
My favorite book series
Atticus Finch talks about Real Courage It’s when you know you’re licked before you start; but you start anyway and go all the way no matter what…to kill a mockingbird.
“I give hope to men, I keep none for myself.” -LOTR
“I’m not afraid of storms because I’m learning to sail on my boat” – Little Women
“I am what I am and I am not ashamed” – Harry Potter
“Life won’t slow down when something unpleasant awaits us” -Harry Potter
“All we have to do is decide what to do with the life given to us” – lord of the rings
“Go where you must go and hope” – The Lord of the Rings
“Not all who wander are lost” – The Lord of the Rings
“My life is a perfect graveyard of buried hopes” -Anne of Green Gables
Sorry it’s so long, I shortened it as much as possible but it’s still quite long. I’m a big reader😂
“When you have a choice between being right and being kind, choose kindness.” -Wonder
“And if you really want to see what people are like, all you have to do is watch.” -Wonder
“Perhaps it’s easier to forgive others once you’ve learned to forgive yourself” -The One and Only Bob
“Humans love it when we get silly. I think they get so weighed down by people’s problems that sometimes they need to be reminded what happiness looks like.” -The one and only Bob
“Sometimes nothing is the worst sound in the world” -The One and Only Bob