Wednesday, June 26, 2019

real quotes about life situations

real quotes about life situations


“In a time of destruction, create something.” 
― Maxine Hong Kingston


“Wisdom comes from experience. Experience is often a result of lack of wisdom.” 
― Terry Pratchett



“If people refuse to look at you in a new light and they can only see you for what you were, only see you for the mistakes you've made, if they don't realize that you are not your mistakes, then they have to go.” 
― Steve Maraboli



“You can have it all. Just not all at once.” 
― Oprah Winfrey


“The more you know who you are, and what you want, the less you let things upset you.” 
― Stephanie Perkins



“I meant," said Ipslore bitterly, "what is there in this world that truly makes living worthwhile?"
Death thought about it.
CATS, he said eventually. CATS ARE NICE.” 
― Terry Pratchett



“If you end up with a boring miserable life because you listened to your mom, your dad, your teacher, your priest, or some guy on television telling you how to do your shit, then you deserve it.” 
― Frank Zappa



“The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” 
― Eleanor Roosevelt



“Whenever you read a cancer booklet or website or whatever, they always list depression among the side effects of cancer. But, in fact, depression is not a side effect of cancer. Depression is a side effect of dying.” 
― John Green



“When we least expect it, life sets us a challenge to test our courage and willingness to change; at such a moment, there is no point in pretending that nothing has happened or in saying that we are not yet ready. The challenge will not wait. Life does not look back. A week is more than enough time for us to decide whether or not to accept our destiny.” 
― Paulo Coelho



“Remember, remember, this is now, and now, and now. Live it, feel it, cling to it. I want to become acutely aware of all I’ve taken for granted.” 
― Sylvia Plath



“People come, people go – they’ll drift in and out of your life, almost like characters in a favorite book. When you finally close the cover, the characters have told their story and you start up again with another book, complete with new characters and adventures. Then you find yourself focusing on the new ones, not the ones from the past.” 
― Nicholas Sparks



“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” 
― Confucius



“I like flaws. I think they make things interesting.” 
― Sarah Dessen



“All parents damage their children. It cannot be helped. Youth, like pristine glass, absorbs the prints of its handlers. Some parents smudge, others crack, a few shatter childhoods completely into jagged little pieces, beyond repair.” 
― Mitch Albom



“The trouble is if you don’t spend your life yourself, other people spend it for you.” 
― Peter Shaffer



“There is only one sin. and that is theft... when you tell a lie, you steal someones right to the truth.” 
― Khaled Hosseini



“Be mindful. Be grateful. Be positive. Be true. Be kind.” 
― Roy T. Bennett


“Do not fall in love with people like me. 
I will take you to museums, and parks, and monuments, and kiss you in every beautiful place, so that you can never go back to them without tasting me like blood in your mouth.
I will destroy you in the most beautiful way possible. And when I leave you will finally understand, why storms are named after people.” 
― Caitlyn Siehl



“Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.” 
― Sun Tzu


“I don't like people who have never fallen or stumbled. Their virtue is lifeless and it isn't of much value. Life hasn't revealed its beauty to them. ” 
― Boris Pasternak


“Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but of playing a poor hand well.” 
― Robert Louis Stevenson



“Time was passing like a hand waving from a train I wanted to be on. 
I hope you never have to think about anything as much as I think about you.” 
― jonathan safran foer



“No matter how careful you are, there's going to be the sense you missed something, the collapsed feeling under your skin that you didn't experience it all. There's that fallen heart feeling that you rushed right through the moments where you should've been paying attention.
Well, get used to that feeling. That's how your whole life will feel some day.
This is all practice.” 
― Chuck Palahniuk



“Be the reason someone smiles. Be the reason someone feels loved and believes in the goodness in people.” 
― Roy T. Bennett



“To choose doubt as a philosophy of life is akin to choosing immobility as a means of transportation.” 
― Yann Martel


“If the real world were a book, it would never find a publisher. Overlong, detailed to the point of distraction-and ultimately, without a major resolution.” 
― Jasper Fforde




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