Quotes About Window

Quotes tagged as "window" (showing 1-30 of 57)
Edith Wharton
“Set wide the window. Let me drink the day.”
Edith Wharton, Artemis to Actaeon and Other Verses

Brigid Lowry
“I'm hungry for a juicy life. I lean out my window at night and I can taste it out there, just waiting for me.”
Brigid Lowry, Guitar Highway Rose

Stephanie Perkins
“Thank you for helping my sister,” he says.
I lean forward, mimicking his position. “I’m happy to.”
Calliope leans out her window. “STOP FLIRTING AND GET BACK TO WORK.”
Stephanie Perkins, Lola and the Boy Next Door

Vera Nazarian
“Who says you cannot hold the moon in your hand?

Tonight when the stars come out and the moon rises in the velvet sky, look outside your window, then raise your hand and position your fingers around the disk of light.

There you go . . . That was easy!”
Vera Nazarian, The Perpetual Calendar of Inspiration

Virginia Woolf
“Every face, every shop, bedroom window, public-house, and dark square is a picture feverishly turned--in search of what? It is the same with books. What do we seek through millions of pages?”
Virginia Woolf, Jacob's Room

Dejan Stojanovic
“A breeze, a forgotten summer, a smile, all can fit into a storefront window.”
Dejan Stojanovic, The Sun Watches the Sun

Criss Jami
“The faithful man perceives nothing less than opportunity in difficulties. Flowing through his spine, faith and courage work together: Such a man does not fear losing his life, thus he will risk losing it at times in order to empower it. By this he actually values his life more than the man who fears losing his life. It is much like leaping from a window in order to avoid a fire yet in that most crucial moment knowing that God will appear to catch you.”
Criss Jami, Killosophy

Banana Yoshimoto
“You have the nicest window, you know? None of the others can even compete. It´s not flashy like the others, or bleary – your window gives of this nice, quiet light.”
Banana Yoshimoto, The Lake

Markus Zusak
“I looked at myself in that window, oblivious to all the people around me and I stared and smiled that particular smile. You know that smile that seems to knock you and tell you how pathetic you are? That's the smile I was smiling.”
Markus Zusak, Underdog

Amit Ray
“Open the window of your mind. Allow the fresh air,new lights and new truths to enter.”
Amit Ray, Walking the Path of Compassion

George Eliot
“She opened her curtains, and looked out towards the bit of road that lay in view, with fields beyond outside the entrance-gates. On the road there was a man with a bundle on his back and a woman carrying her baby; in the field she could see figures moving - perhaps the shepherd with his dog. Far off in the bending sky was the pearly light; and she felt the largeness of the world and the manifold wakings of men to labor and endurance. She was a part of that involuntary, palpitating life, and could neither look out on it from her luxurious shelter as a mere spectator, nor hide her eyes in selfish complaining.”
George Eliot, Middlemarch

Soman Chainani
“My behavior last night was poor."
"Poor?" Agatha coughed. "You pushed me through a window!”
Soman Chainani, The School for Good and Evil

Markus Zusak
“Our own place is mall perhaps, but when your old man is eaten by his own shadow, you realise that maybe in every house, something so savage and sad and brilliant is standing up, without the world even seeing it.
Maybe that's what these pages of words are about:
Bringing the world to the window.”
Markus Zusak, Fighting Ruben Wolfe

“Fear leads to death as the window to the courtyard. Jump!”
Grigoris Deoudis

Markus Zusak
“When you looked out my window you could see the whole city crouched under a blanket of car smog.”
Markus Zusak, Underdog

Charlotte Eriksson
“This morning I woke up before the alarm clock went off and the sky outside was a big red ocean. You're beautiful when you're sleeping so I spent an hour observing the way you breathe. Inhale, exhale, without a thought of tomorrow. The window was open and the air was so crisp and I couldn't imagine how to ever ask for more than this.”
Charlotte Eriksson, Empty Roads & Broken Bottles; in search for The Great Perhaps

Luke  Taylor
“The sound of diesel fuel rushing through grimy pistons and cylinders below a morning-fogged window bored through his ears like a deep-water drill bit, and the thump of his own heartbeat cursed him for breaking one of his many rules.”
Luke Taylor, Shatterpoint Alpha

Mehmet Murat ildan
“If you want the people to understand you, invite them to your life and let them see the world from your window!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Mehmet Murat ildan
“You can’t see the world from your window and likewise the world cannot see you as well! Go out, come nearer to the world!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Mehmet Murat ildan
“Though we think we see different things from our windows, in reality we see the same things: Happiness and sorrow! All that is seen from every window!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Mehmet Murat ildan
“You are looking at the world from your window, that’s good, but there is something missing here, something very big: You must also look at your window from the world to see yourself!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Mehmet Murat ildan
“What do you see from your window? Mostly the things you have been taught to you! And so your view is poor and so you too! To be rich, let the things which have not been taught to you reach you too!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Michael Bassey Johnson
“Be informed here and now that incessant prayers does  not finger God to open the Windows of heaven. What God wants to see Is your passion towards success and your giving drive...nothing else!”
Michael Bassey Johnson, The Infinity Sign

“He looked out of the window to think, because without a window he couldn’t think. Or maybe it was the other way around: When there was a window, he automatically started to think. Then he wrote, “When I grow up, I am going to be happy.”
Guus Koijer

Guus Kuijer
“He looked out of the window to think, because without a window he couldn’t think. Or maybe it was the other way around: When there was a window, he automatically started to think. Then he wrote, “When I grow up, I am going to be happy.”
Guus Kuijer, The Book of Everything

Ondjaki
“The window of her sadness was so vast that it almost opened a path to her soul.”
Ondjaki, The Whistler

Kristen Henderson
“Sure, I watched the workmen come and lower large pieces of rotten sheetrock and lift new clean panels on a pulley
from that same window months ago, and I could have written then, but I must have sensed her coming, the smoker, so I waited.”
Kristen Henderson, Drum Machine

“Life is but a view through a window. We are that window.”
Joseph Rain

“The fingers on the windows leave traces on them; the fingers on the body leave invisible traces. (Les doigts sur les vitres - Laissent des traces sur elles; - Les doigts sur le corps - En laissent d'invisibles.)”
Charles de Leusse

Thomas Harris
“Z opuszczonymi rękami stał w oknie, patrząc w puste niebo. Nie czekał na wschód słońca. Wschód to był tylko kierunek, na który wychodziło okno.”
Thomas Harris, The Silence of the Lambs

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