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Bob Dylan
“Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.”
Bob Dylan

Gabriel García Márquez
“Wherever they might be they always remember that the past was a lie, that memory has no return, that every spring gone by could never be recovered, and that the wildest and most tenacious love was an ephemeral truth in the end.”
Gabriel García Márquez, One Hundred Years of Solitude

Yann Martel
“Life will defend itself no matter how small it is.”
Yann Martel, Life of Pi

Thich Nhat Hanh
“Feelings, whether of compassion or irritation, should be welcomed, recognized, and treated on an absolutely equal basis; because both are ourselves. The tangerine I am eating is me. The mustard greens I am planting are me. I plant with all my heart and mind. I clean this teapot with the kind of attention I would have were I giving the baby Buddha or Jesus a bath. Nothing should be treated more carefully than anything else. In mindfulness, compassion, irritation, mustard green plant, and teapot are all sacred.”
Thich Nhat Hanh, The Miracle of Mindfulness: An Introduction to the Practice of Meditation

Rick Riordan
“What-what do you want?" Annabeth asked, trying to maintain a tone of confidence.
The voice cackled maliciously.
'To curse you, of course! To destroy you thousand times in the name of Mother Night!'
"Only a thousand times?" Percy murmured. "Oh, good...I thought we were in trouble.”
Rick Riordan

P.C. Cast
“He's waiting for yu, young queen.'

Shocked, I stared at Seoras. 'Heath?'

The Warrior's look was wise and understanding - his voice gentle. 'Aye, yur Heath probably does await you somewhere in the future, but it is of your Guardian I speak.”
P.C. Cast, Awakened

Terry Goodkind
“Even a foolish old woman like me knows that lazy people don't think for themselves; they only think about themselves.”
Terry Goodkind, Blood of the Fold
tags: blood, fold, of

Truman Capote
“There's so few things men can talk about. If a man doesn't like baseball, then he must like horses, and if he doesn't like either of them, well, I'm in trouble anyway: he don't like girls.”
Truman Capote, Breakfast at Tiffany's and Three Stories

“An Irish wedding is a tame thing to an Irish funeral.”
Mary Deasy, The Hour Of Spring

“How can you fall in love at first sight when you can't even see?”
Melinda Cross

“If he can't get to the clock, any idea how we deal with this lot?"
"With great care," Donegan suggested.
"How about we run off shout and they follow?" Said Gracious. "Then, just when they think they've caught us they fall into our trap."
"OK," said Tanith. "And that trap would be?"
"A big hole we'd dug earlier and covered with branches.'
Tanith frowned. "I thought you were meant to be smart."
Gracious frowned back at her. "Who told you that?"
"Gracious is book smart," said Donegan. "He leaves the real world thinking to people like you and me and small dogs that he meets."
"The innocent are often the wisest.”
Derek Landy, Last Stand of Dead Men

“The Irish are never at peace but when they're fighting.”
Mary Deasy

Trenton Lee Stewart
“Nicholas Benedict did have an exceptional gift for knowing things (more exceptional, in fact, than most adults would have thought possible), and yet not even he could know that this next chapter was to be the most unusual-and most important-of his entire childhood. Indeed, the strange days that lay ahead would change him forever, though for now they had less substance than the mist through which he ran.”
Trenton Lee Stewart, The Extraordinary Education of Nicholas Benedict

John Steinbeck
“How can I teach my boys the value and beauty of language and thus communication when the President himself reads westerns exclusively and cannot put together a simple English sentence? (John Steinbeck, in a private letter written during the Eisenhower administration)”
John Steinbeck

“We always protect our heads, our faces,' he commented as he followed a half-step behind and to her left. It's pure instinct; to shield the eyes. The irony is that the blind have no eyes to protect, and suffer most of their injuries on their legs. But instinct can be blind, too.”
Melinda Cross

Yann Martel
“I blinked deliberately, expecting my eyelids to act like lumberjacks. But the trees would not fall.”
Yann Martel, Life of Pi
tags: life, of, pi

Gregory Maguire
“Sometimes thought Liir-his first thought in weeks and weeks-sometimes I hate this marvelous land of ours. It's so much like home, and then it holds out on you.”
Gregory Maguire, Son of a Witch

Deyth Banger
“Everything is matter of choice.

(That's the goal of the movie Mr. Nobody)”
Deyth Banger

Deyth Banger
“Life is unbearable pile of shit.”
Deyth Banger, Jokes From A
tags: of, pile, shit

Deyth Banger
“The whole idea of
being dumb is = "I don't know", "I don't know", "I don't know".”
Deyth Banger, Dead Equation
tags: dumb, idea, of, whole

Deyth Banger
“Statics saying that pleny of people are suicidal.”
Deyth Banger, Brain on Porn

Deyth Banger
“I am tired of writting... it has nothing to do with life.”
Deyth Banger, Wacky

Deyth Banger
“This book is going to help you to cope with different type of problems and also help you how to use comedy as a relief.

(Note: Before few years... I thought for ending my life...)”
Deyth Banger, How to Talk to Anyone

Deyth Banger
“You piece of shit... don't argue with me... with main argument of the whole thing "faith".”
Deyth Banger

Deyth Banger
“I am just an strong example of tragedy in eyes of others.”
Deyth Banger

“Democracy , the Government of the foolish people, by the foolish people, for the foolish people.”
Khalid Masood

“Everything is decided here... you cannot comprehend the magnitude, the rapture and the tragedy of this moment..." - Kain in Soul Reaver 2”
Amy Hennig

Christina Engela
“To suggest that LGBTI protests against any proposal to amend the Constitution to remove sexual orientation or gender protections are 'pointless' due to a perception that there are enough voices of reason in all parties to oppose it, is counter-productive – because as we can see in the USA as a good current example – THERE ARE, UNTIL THERE AREN'T.”
Christina Engela, Pearls Before Swine

“Mathematics: The language of the mathematicians, by the mathematicians, for the mathematicians.”
Khalid Masood

“Brraaac bish kac dhac, its the sound of the victory.”
F.M. Sogamiah

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