Bruised Quotes

Quotes tagged as "bruised" (showing 1-8 of 8)
Yrsa Daley-Ward
“You will come away bruised.
You will come away bruised
but this will give you poetry.”
Yrsa Daley-Ward

Sanober  Khan
“it was the kind of moon
that I would want to
send back to my ancestors
and gift to my descendants

so they know that I too,
have been beauty.”
Sanober Khan, Turquoise Silence

Sanober  Khan
“you are ever
the only one

i want to give
all the peaches
in my heart to

the only one
by whom
i want them bruised.”
Sanober Khan

Athol Fugard
“Those are big collisions, Hally. They make for a lot of bruises. People get hurt in all that bumping, and we're sick and tired of it now. It's been going on for too long. Are we never going to get it right?...Learn to dance life like champions instead of always being just a bunch of beginners at it?”
Athol Fugard, Master Harold...and the boys

John Fowles
“When she went out she used to wear a lot of eye shadow, which married with the sulky way she sometimes held her mouth to give her a characteristic bruised look; a look that subtly made one want to bruise her more.”
John Fowles, The Magus

Tanzy Sayadi
“Your eyes are hallow,
Your heart is bruised,
Your temple has been raided,
Your soul has been shattered,
Was he worth it?”
Tanzy Sayadi, Write like no one is reading 2

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“Rather than being incensed by the nature of the bruise, maybe we should be inspired by the possibilities in the bruise.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Khadija Rupa
“To show you all my scars, is not to tell you that this Dunya would always leave you wounded, and bruised, and on knees, but to show you that see, healing is always possible. Healing is easy. Healing is beautiful.”
Khadija Rupa