Repercussions Quotes

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Criss Jami
“Love is as simple as the absence of self given to another. God, when invited, fills the void of any unrequited love; hence loving is how one is drawn closer to God no matter its most horrific repercussions.”
Criss Jami, Venus in Arms

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“To be careless in making decisions is to naively believe that a single decision impacts nothing more than that single decision, for a single decision can spawn a thousand others that were entirely unnecessary or it can bring peace to a thousand places we never knew existed.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough, Flecks of Gold on a Path of Stone: Simple Truths for Life's Complex Journey

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“We often throw rocks not realizing that they’re going to land somewhere.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

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

Cath Crowley
“ALYCE: 'Gracie's got brown hair, like me. She's about the same height, too. People notice her. I think it's her voice. It's always louder than you expect and covered with laughter.
I was surprised when she said she didn't want to work with me. I don't know Gracie very well, but I remember once in Year 3 she gave me an invitation to her party. She spelt my name right. Everyone always spells it with an 'i', even the teachers. Ever since then I thought she would be nice. I never thought she'd look at me like I was nothing.”
Cath Crowley, The Life and Times of Gracie Faltrain

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“Ignorance is not bliss. Rather, ignorance is blistering.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“Most often, what I don’t know will have a vastly greater bearing on my life that what I do know.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“Impulsivity is something akin to spontaneously jumping out of an airplane and not realizing that you forgot something until about five seconds before impact.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“Maybe we ought to consider that sometimes the most destructive outcomes in our lives are the ones that we’ve created.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“Ignorance is avoiding that which stands in front of me out of the misplaced hope that it will put what I’m ignoring behind me. Instead, it’s most certain to drop it on top of me.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“We got where we are because our choices mapped the route and paved the road.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“Has it not ‘dawned’ on us that many of the things that we incessantly blame others for are actually things that our actions originally set in motion? Or, are we too weak to experience a ‘dawning’ of that sort?”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“What I see behind me is what I’m going to create in front of me. Therefore, I might want to take a long hard look out of the rearview mirror before I drop it into ‘drive’.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“Forgiveness means that you will not allow a temporary event to have “forever” repercussions.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“Maybe the thing that we’re losing is the very thing that has caused us to lose everything else in the first place.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“We can fill our lives with ‘stuff,’ but as we do we’re concurrently filling our lives with the obligation to maintain that ‘stuff.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“I am far too often the author of terribly poor decisions. Yet I must rest in the unalterable fact that God says I am far better than what the sum total of those decisions would ever suggest.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Brownell Landrum
“Whatever you focus on expands.”
Brownell Landrum, Repercussions: DUET stories Volume IV - Adult Version

Christina Engela
“Something clicked inside Ortez mind, like the bolt of a door latch being released. Man’s first encounter with sentient alien life was a disaster called the Gimp War in the history books. The aliens simply began an all out onslaught without any warning. Fortunately the Human race proved a little more difficult to dispose of than the aliens thought. The Gimp, or Ruminarii as they were called, were driven off and hadn’t been heard from since. Their origins were still a mystery. This was not a Ruminarii ship, but this encounter might have similar repercussions. And Commander Dayne Ortez aged 26, realized the meaning of this.”
Christina Engela, Space Sucks!

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“If my decisions constantly heed the voice of the world, I can be completely assured that I’m going to end up in a ‘world of hurt.’ If my decisions heed the word of God, I can be completely assured that this ‘world of hurt’ won't be anywhere near my solar system.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

“It is far kinder and smarter to show someone a better path in life than to darkly follow down their's with the self-righteous belief that you do so with the purer intentions of justly punishing them for their previous actions, making you hypocritically the same and thus influencing further negative repercussions.”
Isabella Poretsis

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“We work hard to believe that our actions really don’t affect others all that much because we want the license to act without thinking all that much.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Brownell Landrum
“Sometimes you get an idea that’s so outrageous it’s bound to be really important.”
Brownell Landrum, Repercussions: DUET stories Volume IV - Adult Version

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“The fear of getting knocked down is less about the pain of the fall and more about the embarrassment in having fallen. And so, to rid myself of the latter is to reduce my concern about the former, which means I just unleashed my life.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Brownell Landrum
“Nothing makes you feel more like a man than holding and comforting a woman in your arms.”
Brownell Landrum, Repercussions: DUET stories Volume IV - Adult Version

Brownell Landrum
“If you could dream about anything you want, what would it be?”
Brownell Landrum, Repercussions: DUET stories Volume IV - Adult Version

Brownell Landrum
“It’s awfully difficult to be ‘right’ when you don’t have all the information.”
Brownell Landrum, Repercussions: DUET stories Volume IV - Adult Version

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“If I look way back to the beginning of ‘whatever this is’ that I’m stuck in the middle of, I suddenly realize that ‘whatever this is’ got started by ‘whatever it is’ that I was doing. And I can be utterly confident in the fact that ‘whatever it is’ that I was doing, it wasn’t thinking.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“I will love or I will hate. And while it might be true that the former will demand everything of me, I can be certain that the latter will take everything from me.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“What we do today will effect the tomorrow that will soon be our next today.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

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