Hole Quotes

Quotes tagged as "hole" (showing 1-30 of 61)
Portia Nelson
“I walk down the street.
There is a deep hole in the sidewalk.
I fall in.
I am lost... I am helpless.
It isn't my fault.
It takes forever to find a way out.

I walk down the same street.
There is a deep hole in the sidewalk.
I pretend I don't see it.
I fall in again.
I can't believe I am in the same place.
But, it isn't my fault.
It still takes me a long time to get out.

I walk down the same street.
There is a deep hole in the sidewalk.
I see it is there.
I still fall in. It's a habit.
My eyes are open.
I know where I am.
It is my fault. I get out immediately.

walk down the same street.
There is a deep hole in the sidewalk.
I walk around it.

I walk down another street.”
Portia Nelson, There's a Hole in My Sidewalk: The Romance of Self-Discovery

Israelmore Ayivor
“Fake friends; those who only drill holes under your boat to get it leaking; those who discredit your ambitions and those who pretend they love you, but behind their backs they know they are in to destroy your legacies.”
Israelmore Ayivor, Shaping the dream

Kami Garcia
“Why would you stick someone you love down in a lonely hole in the dirt? Where it's cold, and dirty, and full of bugs?”
Kami Garcia, Beautiful Creatures

Lionel Shriver
“Funny how you dig yourself into a hole by the teaspoon.”
Lionel Shriver, We Need to Talk About Kevin
tags: hole

Stephen Sondheim
“There's a hole in the world like a big black pit who are filled with people who are filled with shit.”
Stephen Sondheim, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

George R.R. Martin
“Can I dwell on what I scarce remember? I held a castle on the Marches once, and there was a woman I was pledged to marry, but I could not find that castle today, nor tell you the color of that woman's hair. Who knighted me, old friend? What were my favorite foods? It all fades. Sometimes I think I was born on the bloody grass in that grove of ash, with the taste of fire in my mouth and a hole in my chest. Are you my mother, Thoros?”
George R.R. Martin, A Storm of Swords

Jodi Picoult
“From that point of view, I realized that my hole was not miles deep after all. My father, in fact, could stand on the bottom and it only reached up to his chest.
Darkness, you know, is relative.”
Jodi Picoult, My Sister's Keeper

Santosh Kalwar
“Life starts from a white hole and ends in a black hole.”
Santosh Kalwar

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“We are sometimes dragged into a pit of unhappiness by someone else’s opinion that we do not look happy.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana
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Craig D. Lounsbrough
“When I’m at the bottom looking up, the main question may not be ‘how do I get out of this hole?’ In reality, the main question might be ‘how do I get rid of the shovel that I used to dig it?”
Craig D. Lounsbrough, A View from the Front Porch: Encounters with Life and Jesus

John Scalzi
“After our negotiations were completed, the dome would be imploded and launched toward the nearest black hole, so that none of its atoms would ever contaminate this particular universe again. I thought that last part was overkill.”
John Scalzi, Old Man's War

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“More times than I can remember I look around and I ask why the hole I’m in looks so strangely familiar. Probably because it looks a whole lot like all the other ones I dug before I got around to digging this one.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“Nearly everyday life leans over and says, ‘Come on down!’ But standing at the bottom looking up, it’s finally dawned on me that it’s not these invitations that have dug this hole. Rather, it’s the fact that I accepted them.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Christina Engela
“They set about making people so unhappy and isolated and when they crawl into a hole and pull it in after them, they have the nerve to call homosexuality a 'suicidal lifestyle'. And yet they do this - and deny that any gay or trans person could ever be a 'true' Christian. As if THEY are.”
Christina Engela, Blachart: Galaxii Series Book 1

Akshay Vasu
“I burn a hole through everything I stare, and it happens when I stand in front of the mirror too.”
Akshay Vasu

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“It’s not that I’ve been invited to the hole I’m standing in. It’s that I accepted the invitation.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Mehmet Murat ildan
“One of the most stupid things in life is not to enter the door which is wide open just because of the fear that this door will be shut and going back will be impossible! Have some courage, because even a harvest mouse leaves his hole to discover new places!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“I'm in a hole because at some point I found a shovel and started digging. Maybe I should trade my shovels for ladders and start climbing.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Sanhita Baruah
“A hand-rolled cigarette to smoke,
Another one bought from the store.
If he lights one, his mind's lit up
Another one burns a hole..”
Sanhita Baruah

Vaddey Ratner
“I said nothing. Deep inside of me, my voice screamed from a hole where I had buried it”
Vaddey Ratner, In the Shadow of the Banyan

“If life gets you down.
Just try digging a deeper hole.”
Anthony T. Hincks

“The only time you start at the top is when you’re digging a hole.”
Sam Chand

Ana Claudia Antunes
“There are no good tights,
Rare they are, a rare sight.
You roll and roll
Inside a new hole,
They´re only good for a fight.”
Ana Claudia Antunes, ACross Tic

Deyth Banger
“If it was a story… you could get a hole… Because you are one fucking damn lucky biatch.”
Deyth Banger

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“A hole is a space where everything has been moved out so that opportunity has space to move in.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Katherine Applegate
“A hole can be as real and solid as a boulder or a tree.”
Katherine Applegate, Home of the Brave

Deyth Banger
“Sadness is going to throw you in a hole.”
Deyth Banger, Brain on Porn

“No hole is deep enough
to be unclimbable.
Not even the one you
dug yourself into.
Never give up.
On yourself.”
Vineet Raj Kapoor

Ehsan Sehgal
“A hole is a goal of every subject, in a positive way or negative.”
Ehsan Sehgal
tags: hole

Daisy Johnson
“The understanding pity of others is a hole.”
Daisy Johnson, Everything Under

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