Vivid Quotes

Quotes tagged as "vivid" (showing 1-20 of 20)
Lisa Ann Sandell
“Somewhere, things must be beautiful and vivid. Somewhere else, life has to be beautiful and vivid and rich. Not like this muted palette -a pale blue bedroom, washed out sunny sky, dull green yellow brown of the fields. Here, I know ever twist of every road, every blade of grass, every face in this town, and I am suffocating.”
Lisa Ann Sandell, A Map of the Known World

Michael Bassey Johnson
“There are certain truths that occurs to us, which we cannot convey in words, but requires a personal experience to grasp more vividly.”
Michael Bassey Johnson

Criss Jami
“Vivid simplicity is the articulation, the nature of genius. Wisdom is greater than intelligence; intelligence is greater than philosobabble.”
Criss Jami, Killosophy

Kate McGahan
“Soul mates meet in a place where time stands still. You recall where you were when the call came in. The vivid colors of the day. The season. The way the sun was streaming in or how the rain fell upon the glass. That’s how you know it was your destiny. You can remember the smallest details of your meeting. And you thought it wouldn’t matter.”
Kate McGahan, Jack McAfghan: Return from Rainbow Bridge

John Banville
“Although it was autumn and not summer the dark-gold sunlight and the inky shadows, long and slender in the shape of felled cypresses, were the same, and there was the same sense of everything drenched and jewelled and the same ultramarine glitter on the sea. I felt inexplicably lightened; it was as if the evening, in all the drench and drip of its fallacious pathos, had temporarily taken over from me the burden of grieving.”
John Banville, The Sea

Michael Bassey Johnson
“The future is as blank as a plane sheet if you don't have an eagle's eye, that's why you should climb to a vantage point to get a good perspective view at your future.”
Michael Bassey Johnson

Ana Claudia Antunes
“Let it shine, the light in you.
Oh, and that's delighting me!
Various colors shining through.
Elated, it fills my soul with ecstasy.”
Ana Claudia Antunes, A-Z of Happiness: Tips for Living and Breaking Through the Chain that Separates You from Getting That Dream Job

Kabir
“Between the poles of the conscious and the unconscious, there has the mind made a swing:
Thereon hang all beings and all worlds, and that swing never ceases its sway. (pg. 16)”
Kabir, One Hundred Poems of Kabir

“Shadows only come to life in our imaginations.
Unfortunately for me, I've got a very vivid imagination.”
Anthony T.Hincks

Kate McGahan
“We meet in a place where time stands still. You recall where you were when the call came in. The vivid colors of the day. The season. The way the sun was streaming in or rain falling on the glass. That’s how you know it was your destiny. You can remember all the tiny details of your meeting. And you thought it wouldn’t matter.”
Kate McGahan, Jack McAfghan: Return from Rainbow Bridge

“The pond is clear, but it isn't this beyond the sea blue and has never been. The sky is blue, but it isn't this strikingly bright and vivid nor has it ever been. But together, and in each other's company, they are more beautiful than they could ever have been alone...”
Anoma Natasha Paleebut

John Milton
“Their rising all at once was as the sound
Of thunder heard remote.”
John Milton

“With my sometimes blunt indecent vocabulary & very vivid imagination, I wonder if I should be writing "other" kinds of content.”
April Mae Monterrosa

M.D. Elster
“When one finds oneself in the kind of strange, unsettling circumstances as I presently find myself, it is only natural, after all, to have a few, unusual, vivid dreams.”
M.D. Elster, Four Kings

Raymond E. Feist
“A shrieking battle cry echoed on the wind, a spine-tingling scream that sounded like the baying of the wolves closing in on their prey.”
Raymond E. Feist, Honored Enemy

Raymond E. Feist
“Seconds slowed and passed before Nicholas's mind's eye like a parade of snails upon the garden path.”
Raymond E. Feist, The King's Buccaneer

Garth Risk Hallberg
“You assumed whatever was vivid to yourself was vivid to others, and vice versa, but she was going to make him spell it out, for the first time in either of their lives.”
Garth Risk Hallberg, City on Fire

Sara Baume
“I wish I'd been born with your capacity for wonder. I wouldn't mind living a shorter life if my short life could be as vivid as yours.”
Sara Baume

J.K. Rowling
“Harry tore open the envelope while Hedwig helped herself to some of Neville's cornflakes.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
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Ana Claudia Antunes
“Leave no livid life in your days but vivid days in your life”
Ana Claudia Antunes, A-Z of Happiness: Tips for Living and Breaking Through the Chain that Separates You from Getting That Dream Job