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Quotes About Truth Of Life

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Joseph Campbell
“I think the person who takes a job in order to live - that is to say, for the money [not for purpose or passion]- has turned himself into a slave.”
Joseph Campbell

J.R. Ward
“The essential truth of life, he was coming to realize, wasn't romantic an took only two words to label: Shit. Happens.”
J.R. Ward, Lover Mine

Keisha Keenleyside
“fight for what you believe in,
for if you don't you will be forever fighting against yourself.”
Keisha Keenleyside

Albert Pike
“We must pass through the darkness, to reach the light.”
Albert Pike

Vashti Quiroz-Vega
“Don’t turn your face away.
Once you’ve seen, you can no longer act like you don’t know.
Open your eyes to the truth. It’s all around you.
Don’t deny what the eyes to your soul have revealed to you.

Now that you know, you cannot feign ignorance.
Now that you’re aware of the problem, you cannot pretend you don’t care.
To be concerned is to be human.
To act is to care.”
Vashti Quiroz-Vega

Carrie Vaughn
“All you know is what you think you know, but that isn't always what's real.”
Carrie Vaughn, Kitty's Big Trouble

Megan Wilson
“In the long run - everyone is different, but we are all human. Everyone deserves love no matter what they look like, everyone needs faith in their life, hope in their heart, and love to give for otherwise life will be terrible. Everyone makes mistakes, NO ONE is perfect (yes that means YOU reading this and it means ME as well). I believe we all need to be more accepting, less judgmental, more loving, less bitter, and more willing to look past the flaws at the person inside.”
Megan Wilson

Anne Frank
“Misfortunes never come singly.”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

Stephen King
“For a woman a man will do many things that he'd turn his back on in an instant when alone; things he'd back away from, nine times out of ten, even when drunk adn with a bunch of his friends egging him on.”
Stephen King, The Colorado Kid

Joseph Campbell
“What each must seek in his life never was on land or sea. It is something out of his own unique potentiality for experience, something that never has been and never could have been experienced by anyone else.”
Joseph Campbell

George Eliot
“Upon my word, I think the truth is the hardest missile one can be pelted with.”
George Eliot, Middlemarch

Khaled Hosseini
“And that's the thing about people who mean everything they say.They think everyone else does too.”
Khaled Hosseini

John Steinbeck
“Lee’s hand shook as he filled the delicate cups. He drank his down in one gulp. “Don’t you see?” he cried. “The American Standard translation orders men to triumph over sin, and you can call sin ignorance. The King James translation makes a promise in ‘Thou shalt,’ meaning that men will surely triumph over sin. But the Hebrew word, the word timshel—‘Thou mayest’— that gives a choice. It might be the most important word in the world. That says the way is open. That throws it right back on a man. For if ‘Thou mayest’—it is also true that ‘Thou mayest not.’ Don’t you see?”
John Steinbeck

Jack Kerouac
“In a sense, I'm mad (and withdrawn from life) while they're sane, human, normal - but in another sense, I speak from the depths of a vision of truth when I say that this continual jockeying for position is the enemy of life in itself. It may be life, 'life is like that,' it may be human and true, but it's also the death-part of life, and our purpose after all is to live and be true. We'll see.”
Jack Kerouac, Windblown World: The Journals of Jack Kerouac 1947-1954

“The only thing worth conquering, is our own fears.”
Tom Althouse

Agona Apell
“It is not courage that makes us speak the truth, but it is a hunger for truth that makes us courageous”
Agona Apell, The Success Genome Unravelled: Turning Men from Rot to Rock

“I want to celebrate the sadness that makes you feel everything so deeply.
I want to throw a party for the wounds that make you so unabashedly human.”
D. Antoinette Foy

Suzanne Palmieri
“You'll be just fine," he said. "Listen to your heart and mind together, that's the trick. Not one or the other, both.”
Suzanne Palmieri, The Witch of Belladonna Bay: A Novel

Suzanne Palmieri
“You're a girl on fire. And it seems to me, you been dousing those flames for years. Let yourself burn a little.”
Suzanne Palmieri, The Witch of Belladonna Bay: A Novel

Suzanne Palmieri
“[P]eople think that in order for something to be frightening, it has to be dark, musty, and full of cobwebs and secrets. That's a lie of epic proportion. The scariest, most unexplainable things happen in the bright light of day. And just when you least expect.”
Suzanne Palmieri, The Witch of Belladonna Bay: A Novel

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
“La verite pour l'homme, c'est ce qui fait de lui un homme.”
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Terre des Hommes

“It's better to be friends with someone that is willing to be your friend than someone that doesn't.”
PureDragonWolf

Auliq Ice
“Defend the truth with all you might so that the people of the future do not learn a lie.”
Auliq Ice

Alyson Noel
“...aunque somos libres para elegir nuestro camino, debemos aceptar que los demas tambien son libres para hacer lo mismo.”
Alyson Noel, Fated

“A lie is the only truth about a liar.”
Ketan Waghmare

“وُلد السيف
ليخلق وطن مُلطخ بالدماء.
وُلِد ليكون حامله حُر
ودونه الجميع سواء.
يلتف حوله جيوش
شيوخ فشُعراء.
وخلف السجون يمكث العظماء!”
فتون العنزي

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