Awfulness Famous Quotes & Sayings

List of top 33 famous quotes and sayings about awfulness to read and share with friends on your Facebook, Twitter, blogs.

Top 33 Awfulness Quotes

#1. Forgiveness is taking seriously the awfulness of what has happened when you are treated unfairly. Forgiveness is not pretending that things are other than the way they are. - Author: Desmond Tutu
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#2. I've gotten a lot of livid letters about the awfulness of my work. I've never known what to make of it. Why do people bother to write if they hate what I do? - Author: Lynda Barry
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#3. I feel like a lot of my aesthetic was in response to feeling the awfulness and cheapness of that [ the 70'th]. - Author: Daniel Clowes
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#4. I suppose I really seemed mad, then; but it was only through the awfulness of having said nothing but the truth, and being thought to be deluded. - Author: Sarah Waters
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#5. I have seen people who find that grief gives them something they never had before, and no matter how terrible and real their loss they choose to hug that awfulness to them rather than push it away. - Author: Iain M. Banks
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#6. It's a small piece of awfulness. - Author: Erika Swyler
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#7. a person would never wish for tragedy, but there can be a kind of transformation that results. There is an awfulness to it, but also a form of grace. - Author: Terry Tracy
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#8. With the ebb of lust, an ashen sense of awfulness, abetted by the realistic drabness of a grey neuralgic day, crept over me and hummed within my temples. - Author: Vladimir Nabokov
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#9. Their eager eyes unlocking the secrets of the human form. who could just look at it as it is, without prettying it up or emphasizing its awfulness - Author: Janet Fitch
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#10. Only the victims and survivors can truly comprehend the awfulness of that time and place; the rest of us live on the other side of the fence, staring through from our own comfortable place, trying in our own clumsy ways to make sense of it all. - Author: John Boyne
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#11. the awfulness of love and violets - Author: Vladimir Nabokov
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#12. I'd rather find out exactly why and when you two hooked up than think about this awfulness any longer, so let's talk about that on the ride back instead." Aaron's - Author: Nora Sakavic
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#13. What do you know of love? It comes from being with someone, from facing life together! Life in its awfulness as well as its joy! You love a handsome face. Nothing more! - Author: Karleen Koen
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#14. Mere numbers could not overawe us unless we lent them, from our own resources, that awfulness which they themselves could no more supply than a banker's ledger. - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#15. fleas are like a bad habit - awfully hard to get rid of once you get them - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#16. Closing your eyes won't make the awfulness go away. It may be that nothing will. But dwelling on it, dreading the evil, playing out the misery in your head - doesn't this feed the monster? You can't close your eyes to life, but you can choose where your gaze lingers. - Author: Richelle E. Goodrich
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#17. In the consciousness of the truth he has perceived, man now sees everywhere only the awfulness or the absurdity of existence and loathing seizes him. - Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
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#18. You're brave. You're good. Why would you hesitate to explore yourself? Your dark nooks and crannies? With someone who is fascinated by the whole of you? You aren't a bad woman, merely a human one, which entails a certain amount of" - he cocked his head - "'awfulness,' as you call it. - Author: Judith Ivory
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#19. Having become conscious of the truth he once perceived, man now sees only the awfulness or the absurdity of existence, he now understands the symbolic element in Ophelia's fate, he now recognizes the wisdom of the woodland god, Silenus: it nauseates him. - Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
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#20. It is only as we see His holiness, His absolute purity and moral hatred of sin, that we will be gripped by the awfulness of sin against the Holy God. To be gripped by that fact is the first step in our pursuit of holiness. - Author: Jerry Bridges
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#21. Why is the awfulness of families such a popular reason for starting another? - Author: Peter De Vries
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#22. She knew there was enormous penalty for what they had done to her - but she could not conceive of that, did not require that: she only wanted a little comfort, a bit of charity; with the awfulness, the unknowable, removed. - Author: John Hawkes
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#23. Wonderful is the depth of thy words, whose surface is before us, gently leading on the little ones: and yet a wonderful deepness, O my God, a wonderful deepness. It is awe to look into it; even an awfulness of honour, and a trembling of love ... - Author: Saint Augustine
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#24. Oft in my way have I stood still, though but a casual passenger, so much I felt the awfulness of life. - Author: William Wordsworth
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#25. I looked inside, compelled to stare, staining the image of a dead body into my memory. I did not deserve to look away. I had to know the awfulness of war; the wickedness of our species. - Author: Jeffrey Sands
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#26. We all know that a vast proportion of travel is accumulated nuisance; but if boredom or awfulness is handled with skill and concrete detail, it is funnier and truer than the sunniest prose. - Author: Paul Theroux
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#27. The awfulness of Monday mornings is the world's greatest common denominator. To the millionaire and the coolie it is the same, because there can be nothing worse. - Author: Kenneth Fearing
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#28. It's the very awfulness of [murder] that makes reading about it feel so cozy. - Author: Louise Doughty
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#29. All I try to do is as earnestly and as acutely as I can, conceive a character and try to portray this character just honestly. If the humor is within the absurdity and the awfulness of situations, then let it be seen that way. - Author: Patrick Warburton
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#30. I can tell you that the book 'The Ugly Truth' is about puberty and all the awfulness that comes with that time in a person's life. It was definitely some different subject matter to be writing about, especially knowing some of my audience are second and third graders. - Author: Jeff Kinney
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#31. A dim consciousness of infinite mystery and grandeur lies beneath all the commonplace of life . There is an awfulness and a majesty around us, in all our little worldliness . - Author: Albert Pike
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#32. Marriage is a step so grave and decisive that it attracts light-headed, variable men by its very awfulness. - Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
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#33. Such things as anguish, woe, affliction, guilt, feelings of awfulness, and utter wretchedness, the bread and butter of Days of Yore and Russians, sadly have very little staying power in these lickety-split Modern Times. - Author: Marisha Pessl
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