Quotes of the day

«I understand addiction now. I never did before, you know. How could a man (or a woman) do something so self-destructive, knowing that they’re hurting not only themselves, but the people they love? It seemed that it would be so incredibly easy for them to just not take that next drink. Just stop. It’s so simple, really. But as so often happens with me, my arrogance kept me from seeing the truth of the matter.»

Marie Sexton

«To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act.»

Anatole France

«Do you want some fresh tomato soup to go? I’ll put it in a mesh strainer. Oh, if only love were as easy to contain as soup in a strainer.»

Jarod Kintz

«Can I love someone...and still think/fly? Love is flying, sown, floating. Thought is solitary flight, beating wings.»

Susan Sontag

«For my last birthday, Dad bought me a pocket-sized Collins English Dictionary. It would only fit in a pocket that had been specially designed.»

Joe Dunthorne

«Christ is the Lesson as well as the Teacher.»

Darvin Pruitt

«...Kawan, seandainya kita bisa tahu kepada siapa kita akan berjumpa lalu jatuh cinta seperti tak ada lagi hari esok, maka beruk bisa melamar pekerjaan menjadi ajudan bupati.»

Andrea Hirata

«Where God leads, He provides.»

Lailah Gifty Akita

«Those secrets residing in their hearts and minds held magnificent Energy. Humans were too inept to see it as anything but evil.»

Auden Johnson

«Sunday is the golden clasp that binds together the volume of the week.»

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

«If knowledge is key then show me the lock. -ATQC»

A Tribe Called Quest

«Rylan grabbed the seat of her chair and moved it to the side where Kade was sitting. She pulled one hand from his lap and squeezed it between hers. “You’ve got to have a little faith in me.»

Courtney Giardina

«The office is painted with green and red stripes. It’s not painted that way so my mom can experience Christmas 364 more days a year. It represents the stock market, with green symbolizing greed, and red representing fear. Buy when the masses are fearful, and sell when the population is greedy.»

Jarod Kintz

«I am constantly reminded that we are a products of the choices we make»

Oche Otorkpa

«This particular strand of feminism is characterized by two tenets: 1. men are jerks, and 2. women should strive by all means to become like them.»

Douglas Wilson

«(F)iction is...what ought to have been, not what actually was. At least, not exactly.»

Charles McCarry

«Let us be wild and weird with love for humanity.»

Debasish Mridha

«she enetered the room and the entire crowd stopped, who was she? even in a million moons; you will never understand her, for she is to mysterious to presume and too wise to share her light to everyone. I wanted to love her, but i could tell, i wasnt the only one.»

Nikki Rowe

«What I'm trying to describe is that it's impossible to get out of your skin into somebody else's.... That somebody else's tragedy is not the same as your own.»

Diane Arbus

«There is a tonic strength, in the hour of sorrow and affliction, in escaping from the world and society and getting back to the simple duties and interests we have slighted and forgotten. Our world grows smaller, but it grows dearer and greater. Simple things have a new charm for us, and we suddenly realize that we have been renouncing all that is greatest and best, in our pursuit of some phantom.»

William George Jordan

«She was every inch the skeletal goddess that had been promised by the bones of her feet.»

Jefferson Smith

«Battles for truth are fought all alone but in the end it's a victory for many.»

Amit Abraham

«Faith can move Mountains but DETERMINATION can help you build new ones.»

Nikita Dudani

«I'm not trying to be noble. I'm afraid. And the idea of having more love than I've ever had-- and knowing I might never have it again-- that scares me worse than anything.»

Randall Wallace

«And so, as quietly as he had lived, he slipped out of town, leaving only a note behind:»

Fannie Flagg

«Why had peace given place so soon to turmoil? To two separate solitudes? Because peace had been without thought? Without...integrity?»

Mary Balogh

«I knew that I was talented. I was positive about that. I wasn’t sure exactly what I was talented at, but I was ambitious enough to wait it out and see what turned up.»

Sara Sheridan

«What I call "slumdog hope" is unique. It is the ability of the mind to be hopeful in the worst of the worst scenarios when a person with normal emotional strength may crack and succumb to the pressures of life. Those who possess this unflinching and undettered hope are likely to become slumdog millionaries.»

Vishwas Chavan

«And she would not hold back his limbs when his heart was gone to the woods, for it is ever the way of witches with any two things to care for the more mysterious of the two.»

Lord Dunsany

«We must talk and reach for common understandings, precisely because all of us are imperfect and can never act with the certainty that God is on our side; and yet at times we must act nonetheless, as if we are certain, protected from error only by providence.»

Barack Obama