Rare Quotes

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There is nothing more rare, nor more beautiful, than a woman being unapologetically herself; comfortable
“There is nothing more rare, nor more beautiful, than a woman being unapologetically herself; comfortable in her perfect imperfection. To me, that is the true essence of beauty.”
Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience

Ivan E. Coyote
“I am a rare species, not a stereotype.”
Ivan E. Coyote

Rick Riordan
“Amy, Dan, and Nellie were sitting at a table in a conference room, examining reproductions of Franklin documents-some so rare, the librarians told her, the only copies existed in Paris.
"Yeah, here's a rare grocery list," Dan muttered. "Wow.”
Rick Riordan, The Maze of Bones

“She is a rare soul, she has this infectious energy that makes you want to run next to her, she belonged to no one but herself & to anyone that was yet understand themselves, found the missing pieces in her presence.”
Nikki Rowe

Ernest Hemingway
“To be able to say: I loved this person, we had a hell of a nice time together, it’s over but in a way it will never be over and I do know that I for sure loved this person, to be able to say that and mean it, that’s rare, señor. That’s rare and valuable.”

— Ernest Hemingway, from The Complete Short Stories ”
Ernest Hemingway, The Complete Short Stories

Vera Nazarian
“Today is an ephemeral ghost...

A strange amazing day that comes only once every four years. For the rest of the time it does not "exist."

In mundane terms, it marks a "leap" in time, when the calendar is adjusted to make up for extra seconds accumulated over the preceding three years due to the rotation of the earth. A day of temporal tune up!

But this day holds another secret—it contains one of those truly rare moments of delightful transience and light uncertainty that only exist on the razor edge of things, along a buzzing plane of quantum probability...

A day of unlocked potential.

Will you or won't you? Should you or shouldn't you?

Use this day to do something daring, extraordinary and unlike yourself. Take a chance and shape a different pattern in your personal cloud of probability!”
Vera Nazarian, The Perpetual Calendar of Inspiration

Sanjo Jendayi
“When asked why I am single, my reply is simply; I consider myself a black pearl rare in my authenticity, adding a mysterious beauty to the select few who can recognize & even fewer who appreciate my worth. So instead of dating, I throw myself into working in the field. If my Boaz recognizes me amongst the black rocks...great! If not, the magnificence of my rarity will simply radiate onto those working the fields as well in the form of teaching, which is what I do.”
Sanjo Jendayi

Maquita Donyel Irvin
“she was completely whole
and yet never fully complete”
Maquita Donyel Irvin, Stories of a Polished Pistil: Lace and Ruffles

“Don’t come back when you realize that I’m rare”
Genereux Philip

Maquita Donyel Irvin
“The depths of her thoughts will have you never wanting to surface for air...”
Maquita Donyel Irvin, Stories of a Polished Pistil: Lace and Ruffles

“You know who you are, he said-
that intimidates boys but oneday a man will come along and value that exact part in you.

- Wise words from my best friend.”
Nikki Rowe

Zadie Smith
“That kind of inability to improve is really very rare. That kind of consistency is miraculous, in a way.”
Zadie Smith, White Teeth

“Attention is the rarest and purest form of generosity. -Simone Weil”
Louisa Thomsen Brits, The Book of Hygge: The Danish Art of Living Well

“She was a rule breaker, never settling her fierce spirit for things built of structure.”
Nikki Rowe

Claudia Bakker
“Sometimes we all need a unicorn to believe in. Sometimes we need a unicorn to believe in us.”
Claudia Bakker

Anthony  Ryan
“It's a rare man who can guard against beauty.”
Anthony Ryan, Queen of Fire

“Loyalty makes you family; Keep this rare personality”
Napz Cherub Pellazo

Garth Risk Hallberg
“Do you understand how rare it is to get a real chance to save someone?”
Garth Risk Hallberg, City on Fire

Will Advise
“To have the wisdom is rarely achieved by seeking the knowledge.”
Will Advise

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

Ana Claudia Antunes
“Pay to go inside Neruda's home
A body lies there with no dome.
But right there in the front hall
Lean a fairy against the icy wall.
Oh Endless enigmas had the bard!

Nice and large and calm backyard
Ends In the middle of a rare room
Rare portrait of revelishing gloom.
Up climbing at the weird snail stair
Does make you grasp for some air.
And there's a room with bric-a-brac:

Old and precious books all in a pack.
Dare saying what I liked most of all?
Enjoyed seeing visitors having a ball!”
Ana Claudia Antunes, ACross Tic

Steven Redhead
“There is rarely a chance for life to remain constant.”
Steven Redhead, Life Is A Cocktail

“I always tell people JFK's book 'Profiles in Courage' was a very slim volume.”
Larry J. Sabato

Garth Risk Hallberg
“Actual artists are like mythological creatures,' she heard herself opine. 'You hear about them, but a sighting's pretty rare.”
Garth Risk Hallberg, City on Fire

“Once in a blue moon if you’re lucky, making love produces a rare by-product called love.”
Khang Kijarro Nguyen

“I wish you joy. To spend life's fleeting days mid joy that never meets an evil hour is to be blessed beyond compare.”
Euripides, Electra

Parul Wadhwa
“South Delhi is such a rich area in Delhi, you could call it the heart of Delhi or a slice of heaven for the rarest sight of Delhiites served with cherry.”
Parul Wadhwa, The Masquerade

“There is nothing constructive about criticism… it’s always negative! Uplifting advice, on the other hand, is a rare thing of beauty!”
A.J. Vosse

Lod Nael
“Never come late to a party you were supposed to host. Second chances are rare. If you miss them... cry.”
Lod Nael

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