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Quotes About Daily Life

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Sarah Ban Breathnach
“Usually, when the distractions of daily life deplete our energy, the first thing we eliminate is the thing we eliminate is the thing we need the most: quiet, reflective time. Time to dream, time to contemplate what's working and what's not, so that we can make changes for the better. (January 17)”
Sarah Ban Breathnach, Simple Abundance: A Daybook of Comfort and Joy

Graham Greene
“So much in writing depends on the superficiality of one's days. One may be preoccupied with shopping and income tax returns and chance conversations, but the stream of the unconscious continues to flow undisturbed, solving problems, planning ahead: one sits down sterile and dispirited at the desk, and suddenly the words come as though from the air: the situations that seemed blocked in a hopeless impasse move forward: the work has been done while one slept or shopped or talked with friends.”
Graham Greene, The End of the Affair

“All of us,' he said, 'have hopes of being poet, artist, discoverer, philospoher, scientist; of possessing the attributes of all these simultaneously. Few are permitted to achieve any of them in daily life. But in travel we attain them all. Then we have our day of glory, when all our dreams come true, when we can be anything we like, as long as we like, and, when we are tired of it, pull up stakes and move on. Travel -- the solitude of the mountains, the emptiness of the desert, the delicacy of the minaret; eternal change, limitless contrast, unending variety.' (Eric Lang)”
Robert Edison Fulton Jr., One Man Caravan

Dee
“Banyak hal yang nggak perlu kedengeran bunyinya, tapi kelihatan dari tindakannya.”
Dee, Supernova: Partikel

Delphine de Vigan
“I don't go after him. He's a funny sort of boy. I've known that from the start. Not just because he seems angry and contemptuous or the way he walks like a tough guy. Because of his smile - it's a child's smile.”
Delphine de Vigan, No and Me

Chandan Sharma
“People who say they don't have time, in fact have no plans to do anything.”
Chandan Sharma

“Fussing over food was important. It gave a shape to the day: breakfast, lunch, dinner; beginning, middle, end.”
Robert Hellenga, Philosophy Made Simple

Israelmore Ayivor
“In your daily life, let your destined visions be farther than your gifted sight and your ultimate joy be vibrant than your demeaning worries. Think big, dream big.”
Israelmore Ayivor

Katie Roiphe
“It's hard to explain how this works, and I admit that it's fairly implausible or untenable as a way of life, but that seems to be how I go about my days: peaceably in person, fiercely on paper.”
Katie Roiphe, In Praise of Messy Lives: Essays

Assegid Habtewold
“Having unceasingly grateful life requires demonstrating gratitude daily whether our daily life treats us kindly or not.”
Assegid Habtewold, The 9 Cardinal Building Blocks: For Continued Success in Leadership

“Never give up. Try and keep your buildings straight. And don't do a plain blue sky.”
Kieron Williamson 8yearold prodigy painter

“Ia tidak ingin mendengarnya. Ia tidak mau mengakuinya, tetapi jauh di dalam lubuk hatinya ia tahu ia merasakan hal itu. Tetapi itu perasaan terlarang baginya. Ia tidak boleh merasakannya. Tidak boleh memikirkannya. Lebih mudah bersikap seolah-olah perasaan itu tidak nyata. Jadi itulah yang ia lakukan.”
Ilana Tan, Sunshine Becomes You

Robert Musil
“A man going quietly about his business all day long expends far more muscular energy than an athlete who lifts a huge weight once a day. This has been proved physiologically, and so the social sum total of everybody's little everyday efforts, especially when added together, doubtless releases far more energy into the world than do rare heroic feats. This total even makes the single heroic feat look positively minuscule, like a grain of sand on a mountaintop with a megalomaniacal sense of its own importance.”
Robert Musil, The Man Without Qualities Vol. 1: A Sort of Introduction and Pseudo Reality Prevails

Ariel Seraphino
“You know, how I deal with all my problems in a daily life, I'm tweeting shit.”
Ariel Seraphino

Noel DeJesus
“Time, energy, and focus; these are the resources at your disposal each and every day.”
Noel DeJesus

Ann Voskamp
“This. I live in this place, make porridge, scrub toilets, do laundry, and for days, weeks, I am brave and I do get out of bed and I think on this. I study this, the full life, the being fully ready for the end. I start to think that maybe there is a way out of nightmares to dreams? Maybe?”
Ann Voskamp, One Thousand Gifts: A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are

Sara Sheridan
“Our archives are treasure troves - a testament to many lives lived and the complexity of the way we move forward. They contain clues to the real concerns of day-to-day life that bring the past alive.”
Sara Sheridan

Himmilicious
“I salute your level of patience if you watch these daily soaps. I cannot kill because there's not enough space for graveyards.”
Himmilicious

Lailah Gifty Akita
“Knowing thyself.
Know that your life could be define by your daily actions.”
Lailah Gifty Akita

“ My daily life cycle is, get up in the morning and go to bed at night.”
Irak.ibrahim hussain didi

“Daily life.
The sacred time of man on earth.”
Lailah GiftyAkita

Lailah Gifty Akita
“Wake up each day and make the best of it.”
Lailah Gifty Akita

Tere Liye
“Tania, kehidupan harus berlanjut. Ketika kau kehilangan semangat, ingatlah kata-kataku dulu. Kehidupan ini seperti daun yang jatuh..Biarkanlah angin yang menerbangkannya.”
Tere Liye, Daun Yang Jatuh Tak Pernah Membenci Angin

Bernard Kelvin Clive
“Everyday, in our quest to grab the new, the trendy, the coolest stuff, we forget to use the old and our daily lives become stuck in the vicious cycle, chasing after stuff without working the old. Today, pause, slow down, take time, revisit those lessons, materials and take the necessary baby-steps. It pays. Go, make it happen!”
Bernard Kelvin Clive

Albert Camus
“There lay certitude; there, in the daily round.
All the rest hung on mere threads and trivial contingencies; you couldn't waste
your time on it. The thing was to do your job as it should be done.”
Albert Camus, The Plague

Albert Camus
“In medical science, as in daily life, it was unwise to jump to conclusions”
Albert Camus

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