Faraway Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Faraway Quotes

#1. Well, it's a problem in general with the American military. If you are the biggest and the strongest military power in the world, you have this natural reluctance to learn the quirky ways of the natives in faraway lands. - Author: Yaroslav Trofimov
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#2. Now we're guests in a faraway land nearly 40 years on.
No trees, no cool breeze,
no best friends.
Only endless days spent in sending SMSs... - Author: Nabeel Philip Mohan
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#3. She would take him to faraway lands to observe foreign ways, so he could get closer to the strangeness within himself. - Author: Fatema Mernissi
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#4. The scent of a faraway place lay on my skin. - Author: Scott Westerfeld
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#5. The piece of you that loves a part of me tries its best to hold onto the rest,
but my heart is a thousand-piece puzzle of a faraway galaxy, deep purple,
colors blending together and impossible to place. - Author: Kris Kidd
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#6. I leave these speculations to others. It's quite possible that my work represents a search for beauty in the most prosaic and ordinary places. One doesn't have to be in some faraway dreamland in order to find beauty. - Author: Saul Leiter
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#7. She had been a princess in a faraway kingdom when a jolt like a thousand bolts of electricity forced her eyes wide open. - Author: C.E. Weisman
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#8. Body parts telegraphed complaints from faraway places. - Author: Max Barry
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#9. She now had a faraway look in her eyes, and I experienced the unfamiliar, yet intense need to hold her and protect her from the world, but most of all from me. - Author: B.B. Reid
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#10. How horrible, fantastic, incredible, it is that we should be digging trenches and trying on gas-masks here because of a quarrel in a faraway country between people of whom we know nothing. - Author: Neville Chamberlain
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#11. How quiet the woods are today... not a murmur except that soft wind putting in the treetops! It sounds like surf on a faraway shore. How dear the woods are! You beautiful trees! I love every one of you as a friend! - Author: L.M. Montgomery
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#12. I met Anne in the autumn ... Autumn, that wild season when rural men rack orchard trees with sticks and weep with the desire to kiss faraway Demeter's supple breasts - to set lips to her travel-swollen eyes. They seek goddesses, but I desired only Anne. - Author: Roman Payne
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#13. Indeed I have always found that the only thing in regard to Toronto which faraway people know for certain is that McGill University is in it. - Author: Stephen Leacock
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#14. When she shines we all bask in her happiness, but when the thunderstorms come in, let me warn you, find a faraway hiding hole. Dorothy Broadbelt, lady in waiting to Queen Elizabeth 1. - Author: Suzanne Crowley
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#15. What if it's the there
and not the here
that I long for?
The wander
and not the wait,
the magic
in the lost feet
stumbling down
the faraway street
and the way the moon
never hangs
quite the same. - Author: Tyler Knott Gregson
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#16. I'd Begin to imagine my life in a foreign country, some faraway land where, if things went wrong, i could always blame somebody else, saying I'd never wanted to live there in the first place. - Author: David Sedaris
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#17. It used to be just CIA agents with ear-pieces who walked round with preoccupied, faraway expressions, and consequently regarded all the little people as irrelevant scum. Now, understandably, it's nearly everybody. - Author: Lynne Truss
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#18. The best way to find out what we really need is to get rid of what we don't. Quests to faraway places or shopping sprees are no longer necessary. All you have to do is eliminate what you don't need by confronting each of your possessions properly. - Author: Marie Kondo
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#19. I need to go someplace faraway that doesn't have telephones and doesn't have a record player and doesn't have movie theaters and people walking down the street in order to not do anything. - Author: Will Oldham
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#20. I never cared about whatever tragic event happened in China. It's faraway decoration, even if in blood and plague. - Author: Fernando Pessoa
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#21. People come up to us and ask how we knew so much about their own family ... I'm talking about people from faraway places, too. I get people from Turkey and Chile coming up to me and saying I wrote about their family. - Author: Paul Reiser
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#22. Hearing the faraway sounds of children at recess makes me understand that I am no longer life's main character. - Author: Alec Sulkin
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#23. The restlessness and the longing, like the longing that is in the whistle of a faraway train. Except that the longing isn't really in the whistle - it is in you. - Author: Meindert DeJong
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#24. Smile and make someone's day better - Author: Alan Faraway
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#25. In a certain faraway land the cold is so intense that words freeze as soon as they are uttered, and after some time then thaw and become audible so that words spoken in winter go unheard until the next summer. - Author: Plutarch
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#26. His yearning for new and faraway places, his desire for freedom, relief and oblivion was as he admitted to himself, an urge to flee-an urge to get away from his work, from the everyday site of a cold, rigid, and passionate servitude. - Author: Thomas Mann
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#27. I made a boy's mistake, common enough, of thinking that real life was knowing many things and many people, living dangerously in faraway places, crossing the sea, or starting a power company on the Columbia River, a steamship line in Bolivia. - Author: Mark Helprin
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#28. If sorrow and beauty are all tied up together, then perhaps maturity brings with it not what Nabhan calls abstraction, but an aesthetic sense that partially redeems the losses time brings and finds beauty in the faraway. - Author: Rebecca Solnit
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#29. It is one thing to tell the citizens of some faraway country to go to hell, but it is another to do the same to your own citizens, who are supposedly your ultimate sovereigns. - Author: Ha-Joon Chang
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#30. [I]t's guilty of the very thing that makes kids hate history as a subject when it's taught badly: The Da Vinci Code makes the past feel like a dull, grainy, faraway thing, instead of something vibrant and alive. - Author: Stephanie Zacharek
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#31. Again from a distance, Sukie was once again struck by her mother's chic and how different things can seem from far away, how there's more than one truth, the faraway truth and the truth close up. - Author: Delia Ephron
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#32. Snow-quiet, sleep-silent, only the fun-fire faraway songsinging of children; and the room was blue with cold, colder than the cold of fairytales: lie down my heart among the igloo flowers of snow. - Author: Truman Capote
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#33. Er eyes were the color of faraway love
her arms were matching topazes
her lips moved soundlessly in the coral light
and ultimately, she left by the door.. - Author: Pablo Neruda
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#34. Yes,' she said, in a faraway voice, 'he was my husband, but he was much more than that. He was my best friend, my partner in grammar, and the only person I knew who could whistle with crackers in his mouth. - Author: Lemony Snicket
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#35. As a child, a library card takes you to exotic, faraway places. When you're grown up, a credit card does it. - Author: Sam Ewing
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#36. I is sometimes hearing faraway music coming from the stars in the sky.' A - Author: Roald Dahl
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#37. During that year by the railroad embankment, at the time of my father's complete disaster, distance meant for us not only some faraway lyrical splendor but also the exceedingly utilitarian idea of running away, the deliverance from fear and hunger. - Author: Danilo Kis
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#38. Later, we'll look up what was recorded in our history about yours in faraway lands.
Then we'll ask ourselves, Was Andalusia here or there? On earth, or only in poems? - Author: Mahmoud Darwish
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#39. Cities and roads
I have never seen
Are in the background of your photos
Yet, I don't feel
How faraway you are - Author: Shasika Amali Munasinghe
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#40. That's what I call meditation. You simply stand aloof and just see the mind disappearing, like a cloud on a faraway horizon, leaving the sky clean and pure. And in that state arises your consciousness in its full glory, in its full celebration. - Author: Rajneesh
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#41. Almost all philanthropy is by definition undemocratic, its priorities set by wealthy donors and boards of trustees, who by extension can shape the direction of public policy in faraway communities. - Author: Dale Russakoff
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#42. When girls see women in leadership roles speaking out for what they believe in, they see it is possible for them, too. Instead of a faraway dream, their aspirations become real, concrete and achievable. Womanhood starts to look more inviting. - Author: Tabby Biddle
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#43. Never the less, it is no light thing to enter into a profession absolutely foreign and alien to the people among which one's lot is cast; a profession which seems as dim and faraway and unreal as the shores of Europe. - Author: Robert E. Howard
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#44. Sometimes the near seemed far, far away and the faraway was right beneath your feet. - Author: Lou Berney
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#45. In a faraway city where the palette was pure and bright, Ruth stirred in her sleep, and smiled - Author: Amruta Patil
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#46. It made the woman feel like a thousand seas had come together from all worlds, like faraway lands had been bridged together, and the vastness of the known and the unknown were somehow easier to comprehend. - Author: Cristina M. Sburlea
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#47. What would you do if your cat suddenly went psycho and started to attack you for no apparent reason, lying in wait and pouncing or stalking you with a faraway look reminiscent of its predatory cousins and ancestors? - Author: Nicholas Dodman
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#48. The traditional religions worry me. Their long history proves that they have not understood the meaning of the commandment: Thou shalt not kill. If we want to save this world from unimaginable destruction we should concentrate not on the faraway God , but on the heart of the individual. - Author: Albert Einstein
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#49. Wherever it's good, whatever strange, faraway land, let's go there, let's stay in that place alone. - Author: Daniel Handler
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#50. Why does nothing change, even when you set out for a faraway place? - Author: Young-Ha Kim
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#51. Insomnia is an all-night travel agency with posters advertising faraway places. - Author: Charles Simic
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#52. And now she was going. She was going to walk up the steps leading to the silver bird that would gobble her up, holding her in its belly until it reached its faraway destination, where it would spit her out. In one piece, she hoped. - Author: Judy Blume
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#53. Given the chance, i'll die like a baby, on some faraway beach, when the season's over. - Author: Brian Eno
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#54. Reluctantly, we had already accepted every challenge at the moment we were born. And as long as we live, we have no right to give up. For we, or at least someone very similar to us, already died once, long ago in a faraway place. - Author: Jeno Marz
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#55. He was beautiful, like looking at a favorite piece of artwork. Not something one can own, but something in a faraway museum, where she would have to go halfway around the world, push through crowds on people, just to catch a glimpse of his unreal splendor. - Author: Caroline Hanson
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#56. From Louisiana, he followed the hyphens in the road that blurred together toward a faraway place, bridging unrelated things as hyphens do. - Author: Isabel Wilkerson
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#57. I have spent most of my life studying the lives of other peoples - faraway peoples - so that Americans might better understand themselves. - Author: Margaret Mead
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#58. She looked lonely through the lens of my telescope, like one of those faraway stars, still visible to our eyes but no longer really there. - Author: Karen Thompson Walker
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#59. I am thinking of our family's women
as faraway bulbs, their history
with crippling loss, and
how I am pieced together, shell and sand,
from the spine of their collective strength. - Author: Jerrold Yam
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#60. Though I go, I will be present. We are on the other side of everyplace, so that you are never unseen or unheard by us. The Faraway is closer than your next breath. That is where we live. And - Author: Brandon Barr
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#61. The bands were everywhere, close and faraway, a blend of discordant noise. He passed close to one now, a half-dozen drummers pounding away, a sergeant leading them in a rhythm that was no rhythm at all, and behind, men with fifes, squealing out something that had no resemblance to a song. - Author: Jeff Shaara
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#62. 'Faraway' takes only minutes or a couple of bus stops to play. The easy to use touch controls work beautifully on the iPad. This is the game that should come standard on every new iPad. - Author: Rob Manuel
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#63. It was becoming more and more clear that if the asteroids were the schools of minnows swimming among the pod of whales, then Pluto and the Kuiper belt objects were simply a previously overlooked collection of sardines swimming in a faraway sea. - Author: Mike Brown
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#64. I've always loved the old epics that tell a simple emotional story, whether it's the tumultuous relationship between Rhett and Scarlett or Lawrence of Arabia's passion to get lost in a faraway place. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#65. I am restless. I am athirst for faraway things. My soul goes out in a longing to touch the skirt of the dim distance. O Great Beyond, O the keen call of thy flute! I forget, I ever forget, that I have no wings to fly, that I am bound in this spot evermore. - Author: Rabindranath Tagore
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#66. My mother was an avid reader ... She loved books about romance. Books that took place in faraway places and times. Stories with costumes ... - Author: Adriana Trigiani
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#67. When I was seven, I'd asked my dad why he'd never remarried. He'd gotten a faraway look in his eyes and told me that once you found your reason to breathe, no one else could pass muster. - Author: Harper Bentley
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#68. Do not waste time dreaming of great faraway opportunities; do the best you can where you are. Open your petals of power and beauty and fling out the fragrance of your life in the place that has been assigned to you. - Author: Orison Swett Marden
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#69. He looked like songs, sung to life. He looked life faraway places, planted here in Kayforl. - Author: Christine Hinwood
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#70. Once, lovers on faraway shores sat by candlelight and dipped ink to parchment, writing words that could not be erased. They took an evening to compose their thoughts, maybe the next evening as well. - Author: Mitch Albom
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#71. Australia seems like a really faraway Canada, just with funnier animals. - Author: Nadia Bolz-Weber
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#72. Australia, to the rest of the world, is just far away, and Australia in the Thirties was the faraway of the faraway. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#73. The spring which moved my energies lay far away beyond seas, in an Indian isle. - Author: Charlotte Bronte
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#74. The road may bend out of sight at times, but I know what lies ahead: the faraway horses. - Author: Buck Brannaman
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#75. What's the classical moment that every actor or actress deals with? A tragic thing. They get that blank, faraway look in their eyes. But in life, it's not that way. - Author: Skeet Ulrich
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#76. You should not see the desert simply as some faraway place of little rain. There are many forms of thirst. - Author: William Langewiesche
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#77. It's a longing, an aching to complete ourselves, to unite with that which makes us whole. We are longing for God the way a soldier longs for his wife faraway. It a relentless homesickness that, however desperately we try, will accept no substitutes. - Author: Arianna Huffington
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#78. One way I differ from my character, Coach Taylor, is that I never would have taken this faraway job without my wife's consent. - Author: Kyle Chandler
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#79. War reporter Lawrence Sheets's edgy memoir evokes exactly the fatalism, confusion, and centrifugal forces that suddenly broke up the Soviet Union two decades ago. Refreshingly free of faraway theorizing, this book focuses on what people actually saw and experienced in those years. - Author: Hugh Pope
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#80. I do feel a kinship with anthropology or ethnography, although when you hear those terms you think of something exotic. Generally, photographic anthropology has that taste of the faraway or undiscovered place. But my anthropology has more to do with what's in my reach. - Author: Ari Marcopoulos
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#81. A very faraway part of her realized that she was in trouble. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#82. We who came here saw what was happening. This was far more than a war in a faraway place. This was a moral imperative, a terrible vision of the future. - Author: Paddy Ashdown
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#83. Greger gave us a faraway look.
'Now you'rrre getting somewhere, lads! This is Holgerrri.'
I turned to Niila and muttered a gruesome premonition:
'By God, but he's going to get beaten up.
'What?' said Greger
'Oh, nothing. - Author: Mikael Niemi
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#84. Daydreams of wealth or women must have given Carolo that faraway look which never left him; sad and silent, he contemplated huge bank balances and voluptuous revels. - Author: Anthony Powell
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#85. Amos sipped his coffee. The faraway look on his face reminded me of my dad. "I don't want to scare you."
"Too late. - Author: Rick Riordan
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#86. If I must be ruled by larcenous bullies, I much prefer that they be located far away. Local bullies know far more about me and my doings than faraway bullies sitting in offices in Washington, and can oppress me far more effectively. - Author: Henry Spencer
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#87. I find myself doing fieldwork physically, in the tradition of anthropology. I literally go to the opposite end of the world, to the most exotic faraway places I possibly can, only to find the closest things to me when I get there. - Author: Aleksandra Mir
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#88. I don't think of the sky as any kind of heaven item. I think of it as a bunch of gases and faraway echoes of things that used to be on fire. - Author: Maria Dahvana Headley
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#89. When you think there are faraway lands filled with talking animals, it's easy to believe that some special guy will rescue you from your craptastic life. As - Author: Amber J. Keyser
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#90. I'm having a hard time writing about Sunday. Getting the long hollow feeling of Sundays. No mail and faraway lawn mowers, the hopelessness. - Author: Lucia Berlin
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#91. Faraway a leopard barked that high, dissatisfied deep roar it cuts off so sharply, as if its annoyance is too great to express, can only be appeased. - Author: Mike Bond
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#92. Something in her small eyes caught the sunlight and glistened, like a glacier on the faraway face of a mountain. - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#93. People travel to faraway places to watch, in fascination, the kind of people they ignore at home. - Author: Rolf Potts
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#94. [H]is mouth pursed, but pursed in American, more generous than English pursing, ready for broader vowels and less mincing sounds. His body was long and lean and trim; he had American hips, ready for a neat belt and the faraway ghost of a gunbelt. - Author: A.S. Byatt
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#95. In the Balkans the peasants say that if you long for faraway countries and leave your own land and home to find them, you are born under A LILAC-BLEEDING STAR. - Author: Lesley Blanch
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#96. While we tend to think of love as some faraway place, it is actually a place nearby that we have forgotten. - Author: Vironika Tugaleva
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#97. Venture to a remote corner of a faraway land and, from the moment you get there, every person and every thing becomes an obstacle, designed to entrap you, to stop you proceeding on your way. - Author: Tahir Shah
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#98. He stretched out his arms towards the dark water in a curious way, and,far as I was from him I could have sworn he was trembling involuntarily I glanced seaward - and distinguishing nothing except a single green light, minute and faraway, that might have been the end of a dock. - Author: F Scott Fitzgerald
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#99. You seem incredibly faraway to me, like someone on the other side of a lake. A dot so small that it isn't male or female or young or old; it is just smiling. - Author: Miranda July
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#100. Four types of psychological distance can separate you from your goals: social (between yourself and other people), temporal (between the present and the future), spatial (between your physical location and faraway places), and experiential (between imagining something and experiencing it). - Author: Anonymous
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