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Top 100 Quotes About Life Like A Book

#1. We live in the best of worlds. But still, it's like we've lost something on the way to here: a sense of life. I can't know for sure, I might be the only one who's lost it. Maybe everybody else is living the now, thinking they're having it well. Anyhow, that motivated me to write the books. - Author: Karl Ove Knausgard
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#2. Life was an uncertain thing, and there were some moments one wished to remember, to imprint upon one's mind that the memory might be taken out later, like a flower pressed between the pages of a book, and admired and recollected anew. - Sophie and Gideon Lightwood - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#3. In my spare time I like to stare at shit. I mean, not literally. I like to stare at the TV, or the Internet, or a book, or cat videos. There's a lot of sitting very still and not moving involved. I suspect in a former life I was probably a statue because I am profoundly good at it. - Author: Jenny Lawson
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#4. Anyone who tells you her life is like a book has either been reading some bad books or is not being straight with you or herself about her life. - Author: M.J. Andersen
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#5. I've learned that life is like a book. Sometimes we must close a chapter and begin the next one.
- Hanz, Age 13, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, December 8 - Author: R.J. Palacio
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#6. Every book has it's destiny, Like a human life , Sometime when an Author is dead the destiny of the book begins" The days of Childhood !!!!! - Author: Tushar Upreti
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#7. There's a lot of stuff that happened to me when I was kinda young. Like when I was just 12, or 13 or so. It might really shock some people. It's an interesting part of my life, I hope it's in the book, I didn't check whether they put it in or not. - Author: Katie Price
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#8. The Bible is not merely a book-it is a living power ... Nowhere as in the Bible can be found such a series of beautiful ideas and admirable maxims which pose before us like the battalions of a celestial army ... The soul can never go astray while it has this book for its guide. - Author: Napoleon Bonaparte
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#9. I read the Steve Jobs book, and that kind of changed everything. I've been, like, an Apple geek my whole life and have always seen him as a hero. But reading the book, and learning about how he built the company, and maintaining that corporate culture and all that, I think that influenced me a lot. - Author: G-Eazy
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#10. My first biography was 'Our Golda: The Life of Golda Meir.' To research that book, I bought a 1905 set of encyclopedias. Those books told me what each of the places Golda Meir lived in were like when she lived there. - Author: David A. Adler
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#11. And then she began to cry, and when I asked her why she was doing that, she said it was because I was to have a happy ending, and it was just like a book; and I wondered what books she'd been reading. - Author: Margaret Atwood
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#12. I worked 12 hours a day, seven days a week for years. Being a comic book artist is like sentencing yourself to life imprisonment at hard labor in solitary confinement. I don't think I'd do it again. - Author: Wally Wood
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#13. Writing a book is a bit like going on location for a movie. You're absent from your life, your family, and your friends. You're psychologically gone, so you might as well be physically gone. - Author: Michael Crichton
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#14. I spend a lot of time looking at rococo books. And almanacs used to be huge sellers - they were pretty much part of the fabric of life. I thought, this is bizarre, I'd love to buy a book like this, and there isn't one. So I thought, all right then, this could be fun. I'll write an almanac. - Author: Ben Schott
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#15. The Anglican service today was more familiar to me from movies. Like one of the great Shakespeare speeches, the graveside oration, studded in fragments in the memory, was a succession of brilliant phrases, book titles, dying cadences that breathed life, pure alertness, along the spine. - Author: Ian McEwan
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#16. As Popa penetrates deeper into his life, with book after book, it begins to look like a Universe passing through a Universe. It is one of the most exciting things in modern poetry, to watch this journey being made. - Author: Ted Hughes
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#17. It's not like most people read anymore. Well, not unless the book has a wizard school or a hot vampire. And, as a Kari Kngsley expert, I'm absolutely certain your life has neither of those things. - Author: Janette Rallison
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#18. I like talking about comic book process, and one of the things is that I have plans going ahead for years, and the plans constantly get thrown away and shifted. There's a difference between planning and what actually happens in life, and comics have a life of their own. - Author: Ann Nocenti
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#19. I had never had a big opinion for myself. I had always thought I'd be a fuck up, that I'd be disappointed like always by life and people. But at this very moment, I knew it. I wasn't a good man, not well-adjusted. - Nolan - Author: Stephanie Witter
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#20. Life is like a book written with lots of surprises,
Spell it wrongly and you'll be spilled otherwise. - Author: Ana Claudia Antunes
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#21. None of what I know is out of books ... I prefer tactual learning. Touching, on the quick of the sore nail, of present, mobile life. To toy, to gnaw, to tear: at the living element of pain. Like at a living drumstick. - Author: Caitlin Thomas
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#22. There are many people who reach their conclusions about life like schoolboys; they cheat their master by copying the answer out of a book without having worked out the sum for themselves. - Author: Soren Kierkegaard
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#23. I have high hopes for the book and have already made a down payment on a Ferrari. Well, it's actually a small metal model of a Ferrari, kind of like a Dinky Toy, but a little bit bigger. - Author: Paul Benedetti
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#24. I can only write a book like 'The Tin Drum' or 'From the Diary of a Snail' at a special period of my life. The books came about because of how I felt and thought at the time. - Author: Gunter Grass
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#25. Because a book is a life, like one man is a life. - Author: Studs Terkel
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#26. It's like when you read a book and you know that the words are important, but the images blossoming in your imagination are even more important because it's your mind that allows the words to come to life. - Author: Jack Gantos
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#27. ...Time had seemed infinite when she still had many years and decades ahead of her. A book waiting to be written: as a girl, that was how she had seen her future life. Now she was sixty, and the pages were blank. Infinity had passed like one long continuous day. - Author: Nina George
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#28. It's like reading a book about a life that you will never occupy, but that's the beauty of being transported. - Author: Sarah Jessica Parker
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#29. Reading a book is like life: you live it one page at a time. - Author: Ronald E. Yates
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#30. A book without conversation, is like a life without friends, you know it's going to end, but you want it to be soon. - Author: Ken Balneaves
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#31. Lizzie Harris's Stop Wanting is an unflinching book about a girlhood filled with violence, doubt, vulnerability, and loss. These gorgeously crafted and hauntingly memorable poems are a bleak place full of life, prayer, and the kind of answers only poems like these can provide. - Author: Rachel Zucker
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#32. I concentrate, more than I think virtually any comic book artist has in the past, on the so-called mundane details of every day life - quotidian life. What happens to a person during a working day, marital relations, and stuff like that. - Author: Harvey Pekar
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#33. Life is like a book that never ends. Chapters close, but not the book itself. - Author: Marianne Williamson
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#34. A life is like a book of many chapters and topics. Which Chapter are is your life? - Author: Elizabeth Adeniyi
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#35. You realize that especially when you're writing a book like this, looking back on your life, that there's just such a depth of understanding you acquire over time with the help of the people who love you that that's when you can really get down to what you really think and believe. - Author: Anna Quindlen
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#36. I really like Google+ it's much better than face book. The only game you can play on it is life. Which is a game that can only be played and never won. - Author: Stanley Victor Paskavich
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#37. This book is a guide to living life the right way, like the Bible is for crazies and weak people (JK, bro), this book should be to you. - Author: Eugene Mirman
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#38. A book is really like a lover. It arranges itself in your life in a way that is beautiful. - Author: Maurice Sendak
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#39. I'm doing exactly what I was supposed to do. Yeah. I didn't exactly choose this. My own life, if it were up to me, would be very, very quiet. I'd be like a shopkeeper, a book collector, or something like that. I'm not like this. Myself as a performer and an artist is totally different from who I am. - Author: Mos Def
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#40. I do not believe in God. I have no religion. But this to me is as close to a church as I have known in this life. It is a holy place. With bookstores like this, I feel confident in saying that there will be a book business for a very long time. - Author: Gabrielle Zevin
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#41. Well, we studied a lot of books and things like that. Denzel has a personal experience with it, not himself, that's his business-I won't get into that, but he knows a lot about it as well. So, we took some real life experiences that we both-I've been told that I have OCD. - Author: Antoine Fuqua
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#42. I had also once come across a phrase about a book "lying like a poleaxed wildebeest in the middle of my life." It was my life that was lying in the middle of my life like that, like a poleaxed wildebeest. - Author: Rivka Galchen
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#43. Everywhere I go, the kids call me 'the book lady.' The older I get, the more appreciative I seem to be of the 'book lady' title. It makes me feel more like a legitimate person, not just a singer or an entertainer. But it makes me feel like I've done something good with my life and with my success. - Author: Dolly Parton
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#44. Your life isn't about doing one perfect 'thing' and then falling down dead. It's more like going to church or writing a book. You do it over and over, always trying to be a little bit better. Then you die. - Author: Chuck Palahniuk
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#45. I'd begun to realize that there was an unspoken predjudice among book-learned people, a secret conviction they all seemed to share, that life as we know it is an imperfect vision of reality, and that only art, like a pair of reading glasses can correct it. - Author: Ian Caldwell
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#46. Each piece of jewellery tells a story of my life. Picking one particular piece as a favorite would be like taking a chapter out of a book. - Author: Erin Wasson
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#47. I wanted a do over. A time machine. That magic wand. But real life didn't have any easy outs, and very few happily-ever-afters. The real world was more like a Choose Your Own Adventure book, with most of the choices ripped out before you even opened the cover. - Author: Rachel Vincent
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#48. Lately, I feel like my life is a book written in a language I don't know how to read. - Author: Brandon Sanderson
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#49. Life in a small town is like an intricately plotted novel, and even though I had read every book in the public library by the time I was fourteen, I found the real people around me saying and doing far more interesting things than did the imaginary book characters. - Author: Maxine Cheshire
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#50. I look at life like a big book and sometimes you get half way through it and go 'Even though I've been enjoying it, I've had enough. Give us another book - Author: Karl Pilkington
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#51. A book is just like life and anything can change - Author: Dr. Seuss
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#52. For every book that I write ... I develop a history for each person and make sure they are well rounded and flawed. You have to know everything about them from their shoe size, to where they went to school, to what their first pet was, to what they like to eat, to what they want out of life. - Author: Jojo Moyes
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#53. I often like to enjoy the beauty of a beautiful book. - Author: Debasish Mridha
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#54. I go too long without picking up a good book, I feel like I've done nothing useful with my life. - Author: Jane Austen
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#55. Jane Austen: Getting into her books is like getting in bed with a cadaver. Something vital is lacking; namely, life. - Author: Edward Abbey
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#56. I've never written a book with the intention of winning someone back or getting back at someone or anything like that. It's always just been about thinking about life and how relationships fit in to what life means. - Author: Jeffrey Brown
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#57. She told fortunes for a living. It's a wacky book and was great fun to write. It is very much a look at what life was like for women in Australia in the 1960's. - Author: Colleen McCullough
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#58. Life isn't like a book. Life isn't logical or sensible or orderly. Life is a mess most of the time. And theology must be lived in the midst of that mess. - Author: Charles Caleb Colton
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#59. Over the past two weeks she's worked her way through it [the book], a little each night, savoring the words like a cherry Life Saver tucked inside her cheek. - Author: Celeste Ng
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#60. A good book is like a stream, with which we can flow slowly, playfully, it lets us savor the joy of weaving the magic of lovely thoughts, revealing the secrets of life with beautiful words. - Author: Balroop Singh
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#61. A life without books is like body without a soul. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#62. Life's like a book: What matters is the hook.
Be it short or long, just live it strong.
Whether it's five stars, or how near or far, just soar! - Author: Ana Claudia Antunes
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#63. Well, the truth is, we hope that this book will do just that. I like to think of it as idiot encouragement. Take a chance in life. Set a goal for yourself and make it happen. - Author: Patrick Schulte
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#64. I believe that it is my job not only to write books but to have them published. A book is like a child. You have to defend the life of a child. - Author: George Konrad
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#65. Energy is a being yet is not. For it to materialise it must be pure thus it turns into a crystal like form.
That is the true being of the Elders and the Three Immortal Blades.
And your body has been cursed with it.
Max Jacket- The Three Immortal Blades - Author: Kia Carrington-Russell
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#66. Life is like reading a book ... Sometimes when you need to move forward you just have to start the next chapter. - Author: Christie Cote
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#67. Life is like a good book... some chapters engaging, some funny, some sad and some challenging...However, its all left to the design of fate in which order they are arranged... - Author: Nirmala Kasinathan
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#68. I love to read. I remember hearing that the average author takes two years to write a book. So when I read a book, I feel like I am getting two years of life experiences. - Author: Mark Batterson
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#69. My life has been the antithesis of that book 'The Secret'. I've always been interested in doing what I do. I love storytelling and I really enjoyed acting, but it never seemed like a realistic thing. - Author: Aaron Stanford
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#70. he pretty much slipped his ass over my face like a Halloween mask. I had never been so happy in my life.

Inman,John. Ben and Shiloh (The Belladonna Arms Book 4) (Kindle Location 1941). Dreamspinner Press. Kindle Edition. - Author: John Inman
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#71. Like ultraviolet rays memory shows to each man in the book of life a script that invisibly and prophetically glosses the text. - Author: Walter Benjamin
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#72. The research in Ralph Keyes' The Quote Verifier is impressive, and each conclusion is like the solution to a real-life historical mystery. Who knew a reference book could be so entertaining? - Author: Will Shortz
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#73. He lived like a devil and died like a saint - Author: Haidji
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#74. There is no great companion like a book. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#75. A good argument, like a good dialogue, is always a proof of life, but I'd much rather go and read a book. - Author: Ali Smith
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#76. I like to curl up in a quiet corner and write a good book.

I hate when life gets in the way of my hobbies. - Author: Carrie Olguin
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#77. I feel like one can have all of that as a writer; you're writing, you're reading, you're talking to interesting and intelligent people. Your life is structured around whatever book you're writing, and so is your reading and so are many of your conversations. - Author: Sheila Heti
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#78. I'd send them both letters wishing them safe travels. Maybe they'd send me a postcard. Maybe they'd call when they got back, or when they settled in at college. Maybe they wouldn't, and they'd end up in the book. It was uncertain, like life.
I was starting to be okay with that. - Author: Sarah Ockler
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#79. READING A GOOD BOOK IS LIKE LIVING ANOTHER LIFE. THE BEST PART IS, YOU DON'T HAVE TO LIKE IT. - Author: Phillip Knight
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#80. I am just diving into life again. I just have nothing new to offer right now as an idea for a book. I feel like if I were to write something, I would probably repeat the same idea in a different story. - Author: Karan Bajaj
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#81. Life is like a book. Some of the pages you want to rip out and others you want to keep. I've been ripping out a lot of pages lately, getting rid of the ugly stuff. The stuff that's left behind isn't as bad as I thought it was. - Author: R.K. Ryals
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#82. Reading a good book in silence is like eating chocolate for the rest of your life and never getting fat. - Author: Becca Fitzpatrick
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#83. If youre a sugar addict like most people, you need to read Beyond Sugar Shock. This compassionate, comforting, uplifting book will change your life. - Author: Kathy Smith
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#84. I see ... the way you're always searching. How much you hate anything fake or phony. How you're older than your years, but still ... playful, like a little girl. How you're always looking into people, or wondering what they see when they look back at you. Your eyes. It's all in the eyes. - Author: Claudia Gray
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#85. It was too long ago; she couldn't recall the feelings of love, only remember that she'd had them. A dried-out memory, like a flower pressed between the pages of a book. - Author: Sarah Painter
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#86. Superciliousness is not safe after all, because a person who forms the habit of wearing it may some day find his lower lip grown permanently projected beyond the upper, so that he can't get it back, and must go through life looking like the King of Spain. - Author: Booth Tarkington
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#87. Never judge a book by its cover like never judge or underestimate a person on the outside." -
Kate - Author: Kate
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#88. I read slave narratives, books like Bullwhip Days, Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl. [The Root's chairman] Henry Louis Gates has an amazing documentary called Many Rivers to Cross - really, his whole writings; he's such a wealth of knowledge. - Author: Jurnee Smollett
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#89. I got my iPad, and I'm trying to buy books on that, but I kind of like a book. At the end of my life, when I'm old, I want to have all these shelves full of books. So I'm just gonna do the book thing. - Author: Luke Bryan
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#90. I feel like my life is a book, and someone turned the page before I was ready, and now I can't follow the story. - Author: Rachel Vincent
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#91. Writing this book feels like a completely different activity from writing my comic strip because it's about real life. I feel like I'm using a part of my brain that's been dormant until now. - Author: Alison Bechdel
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#92. If tragedy does not ensnare a man, if affliction does not agitate him, if love does not lay him down in the cradle of dreams, then his life is like a blank, white page in the book of existence. In that year I saw the - Author: Kahlil Gibran
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#93. Write and keep writing, not because people will like it, but because someone may get a kick out of thrashing your book. - Author: Magus Tor
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#94. But, I think that the reason I responded to this book, sort of paradoxically, is that it starts out like The Big Chill, sort of. Four friends, who are not quite happy with their life, and every year they get together for a week and look for some comfort from each other. - Author: Lawrence Kasdan
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#95. Life is a book that never ends. Chapters close, but not the book itself. The end of one physical incarnation is like the end of a chapter, on some level setting up the beginning of another. - Author: Marianne Williamson
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#96. It's like saving up that perfect comeback you read in a book or heard on TV - it always sounds good in your head, but it never quite fits in real life. - Author: Rysa Walker
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#97. I travel not only for the passion and madness and desire of movement, but because travel, like bread and water and air, becomes necessary to a life fully dreamed and lived. - Author: Carew Papritz
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#98. Life's like the piano and the violin, it's about how smart you could play the melodies to make a good harmony. - Author: Lucy 'Aisy
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#99. Her life with others no longer interests him. He wants only her stalking beauty, her theatre of expressions. He wants the minute secret reflection between them, the depth of field minimal, their foreignness intimate like two pages of a closed book. - Author: Michael Ondaatje
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#100. Publishing a new book is like adding anything new to your life--marriage, a child, a new job, a new house. It takes time to adjust to a different status. - Author: Annette Wood
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