Quotes About Tell

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Jodi Picoult
“If she spoke, she would tell him the truth: she was not okay at all, but horribly empty, now that she knew what it was like to be filled.”
Jodi Picoult, Plain Truth

Ernest Hemingway
“Show the readers everything, tell them nothing.”
Ernest Hemingway

H.C. Paye
“It takes one to tell, and two to missunderstand.”
H.C. Paye

Paula Danziger
“Good writing is remembering detail. Most people want to forget. Don't forget things that were painful or embarrassing or silly. Turn them into a story that tells the truth.”
Paula Danziger

Lorelei James
“She’d rather be anonymous in a big city than infamous in a small town.”
Lorelei James, Kissin' Tell

Israelmore Ayivor
“Never let the thoughts of self-unworthiness re-arrange your prepared passion for failure. You can do it even if others say you can't. But you cannot do it if you tell yourself you can't.”
Israelmore Ayivor

Alison G. Bailey
“Whoever makes you feel
that deeply and that intensely,
deserves to know how they’ve
impacted you.”
Alison G. Bailey, Present Perfect

Alison G. Bailey
“If you love
someone, tell them.”
Alison G. Bailey, Present Perfect

Lionel Shriver
“Not that happiness is dull. Only that it doesn't tell well. And of our consuming diversions as we age is to recite, not only to others but to ourselves, our own story.”
Lionel Shriver, We Need to Talk About Kevin

Stacey T. Hunt
“I want something good to die for. . . to make it beautiful to live.”
Stacey T. Hunt, The Adventure Begins

Mitch Albom
“Never tell a child that something it’s too hard”
Mitch Albom, For One More Day

Simona Panova
“I lie more convincingly than I tell the truth.”
Simona Panova, Nightmarish Sacrifice

Markus Zusak
“Time will tell, I suppose, or at least, these pages will.”
Markus Zusak, Fighting Ruben Wolfe

“How many men with a microphone can tell you what he loves the most?”
The White Stripes

Initially NO
“They tell me to be quiet
When I’d rather cause a riot
And have everyone screaming
Out their eccentric meaning.”
Initially NO, Err and Grr

Sabrina Jeffries
“Why didn't you tell us you were the Alexander Black who can stand atop a cantering horse and shoot a hole through a plum at a hundred paces?"

With a snort, Alec jerked his gaze away. "More like a cantaloupe. The thing shrinks with every retelling. Soon they'll have me shooting at a mustard seed.”
Sabrina Jeffries, In the Prince's Bed

Israelmore Ayivor
“Don't tell me that I can't do it. Go and tell God that story. After all, He is the one who gave me the air to breath and be able to do it well! Go!”
Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes

Jarod Kintz
“Rather than show you your joke was funny, by laughing, I’ll tell you it was funny, and I’ll say it with a straight face. I take humor seriously.”
Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

Cecily von Ziegesar
“Why did you lead me on for weeks only to tell me you didn’t like me. Is that something you learned from Serena?”
Cecily von Ziegesar

Israelmore Ayivor
“Majority of excuses are deliberate attempts to keep success far away! Never be impressed by calling attentions that tell you to give up! Insist, Resist and Persist to the end!”
Israelmore Ayivor, Shaping the dream

Israelmore Ayivor
“Speak well to people; tell them the truth today! If you meet them another day, tell them the same truth! That shows how you can maintain the real character you poses!”
Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes

Elizabeth George
“Let your life choices tell others of your wonderful God as you walk through life worshiping Him.”
Elizabeth George, A Woman's High Calling

Israelmore Ayivor
“Motivations take you there. Tell yourself you are powerful enough to make it, and it will surprise you that.. that power will start manifesting itself.”
Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes

“I don't suppose you told the woman you're arse over teakettle in love with her?"

"I did. [...] I went about it all wrong."

"There's a wrong way to tell a woman you love her?"

"Nearly shouting it at her when she's angry and frightened and looking for excuses to throw your ring at you might qualify.”
Grace Burrowes, Lady Maggie's Secret Scandal

Israelmore Ayivor
“The main reason why your company can easily influence you is because "emotion and attitude are stronger than knowledge". What you see can overcome what you know. You can easily damp away what you already know when you are faced with the reality of what your senses tell you to do!”
Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes

Charlotte Eriksson
“No story is worth telling without the twists and turns. Make them count instead.”
Charlotte Eriksson, Another Vagabond Lost To Love: Berlin Stories on Leaving & Arriving

Lailah Gifty Akita
“You cannot tell how it is, until you experience it.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Beautiful Quotes

Steven Magee
“Of course, no government official will ever tell you that the cities may be making the people in them ill.”
Steven Magee, Health Forensics

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