#100daysofbookquotes: Quote week: 10

#100daysofbookquotes: Quote week: 10

We are at the week 10 already! Here is a quick recap of the week that was. 

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064
“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.”
― Maya Angelou, Letter to My Daughter

 

065

 

“To you, I’m an atheist.

 

To God, I’m the loyal opposition.” 

 

― Woody Allen

 

 

066“The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.” ― Mark Twain, The Wit and Wisdom of Mark Twain
067
“Still though, I think if you’re not self-obsessed, you’re probably boring.” 
― Dave Eggers
068
“It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” 
― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
 

 

069
“On Friday night, I was reading my new book, but my brain got tired, so I decided to watch some television instead.” 
― Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

 

070“This is the hardest part: waiting for stupid people to figure things out.” ― Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl

 

#100daysofbookquotes: Quote week: 10

#100daysofbookquotes: Quote week: 9

 Here is a quick recap for the week that we call Week 09. Yippie, my FB page like count has risen to 350 Just go ahead like this page, and don’t forget to share it forward.If you want to go read our previous posts. Here they are:

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Week 1      Week 2   Week 3    Week 4

Week 5    Week 6    Week 7    Week 8

 

057

 

“The thing I’m most afraid of is me. Of not knowing what I’m going to do. Of not knowing what I’m doing right now” 

 

― Haruki Murakami, 1Q84

 

 
 058

 

“I stopped looking for a Dream Girl, I just wanted one that wasn’t a nightmare.” 

 

― Charles BukowskiThe Captain is Out to Lunch and the Sailors Have Taken Over the Ship

 

 

 059

 

“If you aren’t on Goodreads, you should be. I’ve said it before, it’s like Facebook for readers on crack.” 

 

― Colleen Hoover

 

 

 060

 

“Sometimes people use thought to not participate in life.” 

 

-Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

 

 

 061

 

Do not put off till tomorrow what can be put off till day-after-tomorrow just as well. – Mark Twain

 

 

 062

 

“I don’t care about whose DNA has recombined with whose. When everything goes to hell, the people who stand by you without flinching–they are your family.” 

 

― Jim Butcher, Proven Guilty

 

 063
“Respect yourself enough to walk away from anything that no longer serves you, grows you, or makes you happy.” 

 

― Robert Tew

 

 

#100daysofbookquotes: Quote week: 10

#100daysofbookquotes: Quote week: 8

Well we crossed our grand 50 days of quotes! Here is a quick recap of the week that was.

Week 1      Week 2   Week 3    Week 4

Week 5    Week 6    Week 7

 

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050
“I have the choice of being constantly active and happy or introspectively passive and sad. Or I can go mad by ricocheting in between.” 

 

― Sylvia PlathThe Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath

 

 
 
051
“All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.” 
― Charles M. Schulz
052
Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.” 
― Robert A. Heinlein
053
“The truth is, it’s hard to get people to like you, but it’s even harder to keep people liking you.” 
― Mindy Kaling, Why Not Me?
054
“Books, which we mistake for consolation, only add depth to our sorrow. ” 
― Orhan Pamuk, My Name is Red
055
“Reserving judgements is a matter of infinite hope.” 
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby
056
“He used to love me,
and now
he’s just a stranger
who happens to know
all my secrets.”
 
– Clementine Von Radics, “It’s Just So Strange”
 
 
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#100daysofbookquotes: Quote week: 7

Here is a quick recap for the week that we call Week 7.
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043
“My idea of good company…is the company of clever, well-informed people, who have a great deal of conversation; that is what I call good company.’ 
‘You are mistaken,’ said he gently, ‘that is not good company, that is the best.” 
― Jane Austen, Persuasion
044
“You realize that our mistrust of the future makes it hard to give up the past.”
― Chuck Palahniuk, Survivor

 

045
“I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.” 

 

― Groucho Marx

 

 
046
Two people who were once very close can without blame or grand betrayal become strangers. Perhaps this is the saddest thing in the world.
― Warsan Shire

 

 047
“Love in action is a harsh and dreadful thing compared to love in dreams.” 
― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, The Brothers Karamazov
 
048
“he was loved for not being Simon more than he had ever been loved simply for being himself.”
― Nick Hornby, About a Boy
 
 
 049
“I felt something loosen in me, that shouldn’t have loosened. A stitch come undone.” 

 

― Gillian FlynnDark Places

 

#100daysofbookquotes: Quote week: 10

#100daysofbookquotes: Quote week: 6

We are back with the next set of quotes of week 6. Yes we are already there! What is this commotion about ? 
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036
“We’re all going to die, all of us, what a circus! That alone should make us love each other but it doesn’t. We are terrorized and flattened by trivialities, we are eaten up by nothing.” 

 

― Charles Bukowski

 

037“I am very interested and fascinated how everyone loves each other, but no one really likes each other.” Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower
 
038

 

“I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they go by.” 

 

― Douglas AdamsThe Salmon of Doubt

 

 
039
“We try so hard to hide everything we’re really feeling from those who probably need to know our true feelings the most.” 

 

― Colleen HooverMaybe Someday

 

 

 
040

 

“Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing.” 

 

― Harper LeeTo Kill a Mockingbird

 

 

 
041
“To think, a sweater, is made entirely of knots. My stomach could clothe a village.” 

 

― Andrea Gibson

 

 

 

042

 

“People only tell lies when there is something they are terribly frightened of losing.” 

 

― Orhan PamukThe Museum of Innocence