#100daysofbookquotes: Quote week: 5

Feb 22, 20160 comments


Here is a quick recap for the week that we call Week 4.
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If you want to go read our previous posts. Here they are:

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“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.”

 

― Alice Walker

 

 
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“The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it’s indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it’s indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it’s indifference.” 
― Elie Wiesel

 

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If history repeats itself, and the unexpected always happens, how incapable must Man be of learning from experience. – G B Shaw

 

 

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“Before I die, I want to be somebody’s favorite hiding place, the place they can put everything they know they need to survive, every secret, every solitude, every nervous prayer, and be absolutely certain I will keep it safe. I will keep it safe.”

 

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“ For Connie had adopted the standard of the young: what there was in the moment was everything. And moments followed one another without necessarily belonging to one another.” 
― D.H. Lawrence, Lady Chatterley’s Lover
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“As he read, I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once.” 
― John Green, The Fault in Our Stars
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He loved her of course, but better than that, he chose her day after day. Choice: that was the thing.
― Sherman Alexie, The Toughest Indian in the World

 

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