Watches Quotes

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Douglas Adams
“Far out in the uncharted backwaters of the unfashionable end of the western spiral arm of the Galaxy lies a small unregarded yellow sun. Orbiting this at a distance of roughly ninety-two million miles is an utterly insignificant little blue green planet whose ape-descended life forms are so amazingly primitive that they still think digital watches are a pretty neat idea.”
Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Douglas Adams
“And so the problem remained; lots of people were mean, and most were miserable, even the ones with digital watches.”
Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Jeannette Walls
“Unlike diamonds, watches were practical. They were for people on the run, people with appointments to keep and schedules to meet.”
Jeannette Walls, The Glass Castle

Anthony Liccione
“She knows her timing, always knows. The time to strike or the time to starve. Her eyes as a clock, she watches she waits she learns, and in the second she blinks, she changes her mind just like that.”
Anthony Liccione

K. Martin Beckner
“People create all kind of fancy watches and clocks, never stopping to realize they're building monuments to the greatest of all thieves.”
K. Martin Beckner, A Million Doorways

Holly Black
“Locke brings me a thimbleful of liquor, and I take a tiny scalding sip for
the sake of politeness. I start coughing immediately. At that moment,
Cardan’s gaze goes to me. His eyes are barely open, but I can see the shine of
them, wet as tar. He watches me as the girl kisses his mouth, watches me as
she slides her hand beneath the hem of his silly, ruffly shirt.”
Holly Black, The Cruel Prince

“When it comes to ladies watches, women are sure spoilt for choice. You will find watches to suit your needs, your tastes in fashion as well as different occasions.”

“Only watches the movie those who pay for the ticket. Never remain in struggling with negative emotions that no one knows, except you.”
Alan Maiccon

Jenny Holiday
“You don't let go of love without a fight." He smiled at her. "The part where you talk to him. The part where you try to keep him. The part where you let him decide he doesn't want you instead of making that decision for him.”
Jenny Holiday, A Princess for Christmas

Guy Endore
“Here's my watch. If I wind it, it marks time. It exists. It is alive. If the spring breaks, it stops. It no longer marks the hour. It is dead. Time does not exist for it. Same with you, when your main spring is gone.”
Guy Endore, The Werewolf of Paris