Category Archives: Quotes

Quotes About Hidden Things

“I don’t like the idea of being surrounded by hidden things; people you can’t see in buildings and cars.” -Will Oldham “Most people have come to prefer certain of lifes experiences and deny and reject others, unaware of the value … Continue reading

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Quotes about Cats

“It is a difficult matter to gain the affection of a cat. He is a philosophical, methodical animal, tenacious of his own habits, fond of order and neatness, and disinclined to extravagant sentiment. He will be your friend, if he … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Jhumpa Lahiri!

Quick info from Wikipedia: “Nilanjana Sudeshna “Jhumpa” Lahiri (Bengali: ঝুম্পা লাহিড়ী; born on July 11, 1967) is an American author. Lahiri has been selected as the winner of the 29th PEN/Malamud Award for Excellence in the Short story. Lahiri’s debut … Continue reading

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Pearl Buck Quotes

A quick bit from Wikipedia: “Pearl Sydenstricker Buck (June 26, 1892 – March 6, 1973; also known by her Chinese name Sai Zhenzhu; Chinese: 賽珍珠) was an American writer and novelist. As the daughter of missionaries, Buck spent most of … Continue reading

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Tennessee Williams Quotes

“At the age of fourteen I discovered writing as an escape from a world of reality in which I felt acutely uncomfortable.” “The scene is memory and is therefore nonrealistic. Memory takes a lot of poetic license. It omits some … Continue reading

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Summer Quotes

“Wander a whole summer if you can. Time will not be taken from the sum of life. Instead of shortening, it will definitely lengthen it and make you truly immortal.” – John Muir “Being a child at home alone in … Continue reading

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Ayn Rand Quotes

“An individualist is a man who says: ‘I will not run anyone’s life – nor let anyone run mine. I will not rule or be ruled. I will not be a master nor a slave. I will not sacrifice myself … Continue reading

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