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Top 100 Quotes About Moons

#1. Marco Polo had seen the inhabitants of Zipangu place rose-colored pearls in the mouths of the dead. A sea-monster had been enamoured of the pearl that the diver brought to King Perozes, and had slain the thief, and mourned for seven moons over its loss. - Author: Oscar Wilde
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#2. The moon is considered a relatively easy object to land humans on, everything else is much harder by orders of magnitude. It is the reason why we have not been to Mars and will likely never go there successfully with humans. - Author: Steven Magee
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#3. I've swapped disco lights for celestial lights but I'm still surrounded by dancers. I am orbited by sixty-seven moons. - Author: Amy Liptrot
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#4. Waning moons their settled periods keep, to swell the billows and ferment the deep. - Author: Joseph Addison
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#5. The deeds of men, as footprints in the desert.
Nothing under the circling moons is fated to last.
Even the sun goes down. - Author: Guy Gavriel Kay
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#6. The worst part? Knowing that since a book this moving, this enthralling and enveloping comes along, as I said, only every once in a while, it will be many, many moons until we see its like again. - Sara Nelson - Author: Amazon Books Editors
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#7. Day had now given away to night and as we wandered along the great avenue lighted by the two moons of Barsoom, and with Earth looking down upon us out of her luminous green eye, it seemed that we were alone in the universe, and I, at least, was content that it should be so - Author: Edgar Rice Burroughs
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#8. We're all moons. Sometimes our dark sides overshadow our light. - Author: Richard Paul Evans
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#9. I'm different. I will give you my treasure chest of darkness first. If you can handle that, then I'll bring out my shining moons. If one cannot handle the darkness, then one should not deserve the light. I have no interest in "trapping" anyone into a silken web. I have no silken web. - Author: C. JoyBell C.
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#10. The star rises from the east. Watch out! - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#11. I've still got to go and see the world, but I will come back to Australia in the end, when I have my family, in many moons to come. - Author: Luke Bracey
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#12. Thoughts have power, influencing humanity's collective path. The difference between Mother Teresa and Adolf Hitler lies, ultimately, in how they thought. A thought can change the world for the better - or damn it forever. - Author: Diane Shauer
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#13. Io, Europa, Ganimedes puer, atque Calisto
lascivo nimium perplacuere Iovi.
(Io, Europa, the boy Ganymede, and Callisto greatly pleased lustful Jupiter.)
[Marius naming Jupiter's moons] - Author: Simon Marius
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#14. Beneath the moons' shadowscape, wisdom, women, whiskey and you are a dangerous and provocative combination... - Author: Virginia Alison
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#15. All her stories seemed to involve rowboats and ukuleles, full moons and campfires and grog. I was desperately jealous. - Author: Paula McLain
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#16. I swear, the reason for full moons is so the gods can more clearly see the mischief they create. - Author: Michael J. Sullivan
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#17. He had intense gravitational force. He was like Saturn because Saturn has so many moons. If I kicked my shoes up in the air, they would go into orbit around him. - Author: Heather O'Neill
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#18. Courtesy, not control, that was His means. Just as He requested the stars to sing and they leapt into bright being, so request was to be their rule over bird and beast, seas and trees, mountains and moons and all the dancing distances between the heavenlies filled with the unending song of Creation. - Author: Geoffrey Wood
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#19. Alone we are fine; but when we're two, we are eternal. The moons have aligned our separate lives; here become one and you would be the last thing I saw coming. - Author: Chrissy Anderson
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#20. Do you believe in Aertus and Vilai?"
Aaron hesitated, but let a slight smirk grow again. "Sure, I believe the moons exist. They're right there in the sky every night. - Author: Jaye L. Knight
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#21. The sky was filled with fat stars, swollen from the long night. The moon had risen briefly and then slipped out of sight. It was one of those sad moons that no one looks at or pays attention to. It had hung there a while, misshapen, not shedding any light, and then gone to hide behind the hills. - Author: Juan Rulfo
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#22. I never felt magic crazy as this
I never saw moons knew the meaning of the sea
I never held emotion in the palm of my hand
Or felt sweet breezes in the top of a tree
But now you're here
Brighten my northern sky. - Author: Nick Drake
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#23. He who called her so called her by her true name, for she is the full moon of full moons, afore God! - Author: Umar Ibn Muhammed Al-Nefzawi
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#24. My lord, they say five moons were seen to-night
Four fixed, and the fifth did whirl about The other four in wondrous motion. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#25. Experience was static in the valley; it was older than time itself, for time was a thing of but two generations, dated by moons and ending with the day in which he found himself. - Author: Peter Matthiessen
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#26. Seat thyself sultanically among the moons of Saturn, and take high abstracted man alone; and he seems a wonder, a grandeur, and a woe. But from that same point, take mankind in mass, and for the most part, they seem a mob of unnecessary duplicates, both contemporary and hereditary. - Author: Herman Melville
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#27. Once upon a time in the Land of Sad, / a girl went on a journey. / She was not a princess, except to her mother... / Her father had vanished some tipsy moons ago, / kidnapped by the pirate Captain Smirnoff. - Author: Susan Browne
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#28. When we got down to the Super Bowl in '85, against the Patriots, we're down there on the field checking things out. This helicopter flies overhead, probably taking pictures, and McMahon just moons it. He mooned the helicopter from the field. - Author: William Perry
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#29. And there were two moons; the clock moon with four faces in four night directions above the solemn black courthouse, and the real moon rising in vanilla whiteness from the dark east. - Author: Ray Bradbury
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#30. Only the lame could love and only the maimed could mourn - Author: Kate Forsyth
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#31. Turn the page . . . jump in. - Author: R.K. McWilliams
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#32. Stars, of course, are too hot to support life, so wherever life might exist in the universe, it has to be on planets or moons that are warmed, but not incinerated, by the stars they travel around. - Author: Thomas Mallon
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#33. They said nothing, caught in an eddy of silence, not touching, her knees on either side of him. Inej's eyes were wide and dark, lost planets, black moons. - Author: Leigh Bardugo
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#34. When Miss Bobbit saw them, two boys whose flower-masked faces were like yellow moons, she rushed down the steps, her arms outstretched. - Author: Truman Capote
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#35. Such is life. We grow up. Planets like Tiny get new moons. Moons like me get new planets. - Author: John Green
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#36. Sometimes, to destroy evil, it takes something equally dark; a selective malevolence that will do what others will not, or cannot do. - Author: Robert G. Moons
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#37. Clouds out of control decoct anticipation. What use can any of us have for two moons? The miracle of order has run out and I am left in an unmiraculous city where anything may happen. - Author: Samuel R. Delany
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#38. On Titan the molecules that have been raining down like manna from heaven for the last 4 billion years might still be there largely unaltered deep-frozen awaiting the chemists from Earth - Author: Carl Sagan
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#39. A miniature model of the solar system, contained within a glass dome. It was a beautiful thing; each of the moons glimmered in place around the nine planets and the fiery sun, - Author: J.K. Rowling
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#40. Once 'Walk Two Moons' received the Newbery Medal, I decided to write full-time. Partly because there seemed to be an audience out there who wanted to read what I wanted to write, and partly because I could now support myself financially through writing. - Author: Sharon Creech
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#41. With you in my hand I can travel across the universe in one verse and skip moons to the tunes of Miles or Coltrane. - Author: Brandi L. Bates
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#42. I'm clenching my fists so tight my fingernails leave red crescent moons on my skin. I feel a surge, a heat roar up inside me. As bad as I'm hurting now, he'll hurt ten times worse. That's the only thing that keeps me going. - Author: Jenny Han
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#43. Few minds are sunlike, sources of light in themselves and to others: many more are moons that shine with a borrowed radiance. One may easily distinguish the two: the former are always full; the latter only now and then, when their suns are shining full upon them. - Author: Augustus William Hare
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#44. Something in me vibrates to a dusky, dreamy smell of dying moons and shadows. - Author: Zelda Fitzgerald
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#45. Just like moons and suns, With certainty of tides, Just like hopes springing high, Still I'll rise. - Author: Maya Angelou
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#46. To marry the Daughter of the Nine Moons!" "To die and live again, and live once more a part of what was!" "To give up half the light of the world to save the world! - Author: Robert Jordan
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#47. It's strictly coincidental that Pluto of course was named for the god of the underworld and we're describing these Halloween moons - Author: Alan Stern
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#48. Returning to the Moon with NASA astronauts is not the best usage of our resources. Because OUR resources should be directed to outward, beyond-the-moon, to establishing habitation and laboratories on the surface of Mars that can be built, assembled, from the close-by moons of Mars. - Author: Buzz Aldrin
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#49. Her time on Twin Moons was really getting off to a great start. She hadn't even been awake for one whole morning and she'd already given a peep show to strangers and eaten a whole bowl full of horny fruit by mistake. What the hell was she going to do tonight? - Author: Evangeline Anderson
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#50. I love old moons. There is something humanized about them; they are dulled a little, and rich in color. One can stare all night at an old moon. - Author: Anne Bosworth Greene
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#51. Don't judge a man until you have walked two moons in his moccasins. - Author: Sharon Creech
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#52. Overhead, the two moons worked together to bathe the world in a strange light. - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#53. One could not count the moons that shimmer on her roofs,
Or the thousand splendid suns that hide behind her walls. - Author: Khaled Hosseini
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#54. And I look at him because he needs to be looked at. He needs to be seen. I hate that he has been on his own for so long painting graffiti moons in the dark keeping quiet about who he really is. - Author: Cath Crowley
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#55. Girl, when he gives you kisses twain, use one, and let the other stay; And hoard it, for moons die, red fades, and you may need a kiss - some day. - Author: Ridgely Torrence
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#56. As darkness holds the moons, so I shall hold our world. - Author: Dan Cuthbert
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#57. Until I had turned the car around and was on my way back up the lane. I looked back at the farmhouse in my rearview mirror, and a trick of the light made it seem as if two moons hung in the sky above it, like a pair - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#58. Time was a film run backward. Suns fled and ten million moons fled after them. - Author: Ray Bradbury
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#59. Russia perhaps is still entertaining the possibility that the moons of Mars might have access to ice or water. - Author: Buzz Aldrin
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#60. If Eastlake High School were the universe, I would be one of the moons circling Planet Emma, constantly hidden by her shadow, and glad to be there. Nash Hudson would be one of the stars: too bright to look at, too hot to touch and at the center of his own solar system. - Author: Rachel Vincent
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#61. Sunny, by all the moons, quit feeling sorry for dragons who want to abduct you and sell you off. - Author: Tui T. Sutherland
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#62. Writers are made
forged, really, in a kiln of their own madness and insecurities
over the course of many, many moons. The writer you are when you begin is not the same as the writer you become. - Author: Chuck Wendig
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#63. Most of the dandelions had changed from suns into moons. - Author: Vladimir Nabokov
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#64. ...he raised his eyes above the black shapes of the trees and saw a small moon, the colour of a lemon, dragged by clouds across the sky. Moons, he thought, were so that men like himself would know they lived here on earth. - Author: Beryl Bainbridge
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#65. Why must women stay quietly? Why must we be little moons, each of us stuck in our little orbit, revolving around a planet that is some man? Why can't we be other planets? Why must we be moons? - Author: Loretta Chase
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#66. Time and wave, sun and wind, night and fire, moons and stone. We walk through the world only once. Only one life is given by the Nameless. It is a gift, a burden, a challenge, a duty to not waste it. To serve the Highest. To the end of our road, with our Honor intact. - Author: G. Derek Adams
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#67. This is a difficult question, because it is quite impossible to say how time does wear on in the Neverland, where it is calculated by moons and suns, and there are ever so many more of them than on the mainland. - Author: J.M. Barrie
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#68. Sometimes I think it is a great mistake to have matter that can think and feel. It complains so. By the same token, though, I suppose that boulders and mountains and moons could be accused of being a little too phlegmatic. - Author: Kurt Vonnegut
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#69. She devoured stories with rapacious greed, ranks of black marks on white, sorting themselves into mountains and trees, stars, moons and suns, dragons, dwarfs, and forests containing wolves, foxes and the dark. - Author: A.S. Byatt
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#70. Sun of himself. All things are his moons. - Author: Kate Tempest
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#71. Jupiter is so big and its gravitational pull so strong that man would find it difficult to move about on the surface. The answer is to whittle it down to proper size with terrajets and nuclear power, using the debris to increase the size of Jupiter's moons so they, too, can be colonized. - Author: Fritz Zwicky
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#72. I had rather be Mercury, the smallest among seven [planets], revolving round the sun, than the first among five [moons] revolving round Saturn. - Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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#73. Moons and years pass by and are gone forever, but a beautiful moment shimmers through life a ray of light. - Author: Franz Grillparzer
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#74. One of the jovian moons, Europa, is coated with twice as much liquid water as is sloshing around our planet. - Author: Seth Shostak
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#75. Daphne came in with her arms full of books, and her eyes blazing like two poisoned moons. How'd you like the mess St. John? - Author: Helen Oyeyemi
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#76. I bet most of the crowd does not know that there are six moons in the solar system bigger than Pluto. - Author: Neil DeGrasse Tyson
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#77. Modern writers are the moons of literature; they shine with reflected light, with light borrowed from the ancients. - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#78. An ancient predator walks amongst us. He is neither man nor animal. He is the by passer of evolution, a blight on creationism, and the nightmare of man given form. - Author: Robert G. Moons
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#79. One man in a thousand can see the moons of Jupiter. Because the other nine hundred and ninety-nine can't see them there's no reason to doubt that the moons of Jupiter exist, and certainly no reason for calling the thousandth man a lunatic. - Author: Agatha Christie
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#80. You grew between the cracks of my skin, I built you, cell by cell, over nine full moons, a flower grown from blood. - Author: Key Ballah
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#81. and how to follow the moons for direkshuns - Author: Patrick Ness
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#82. Isn't it the rarest thing? Never mind the whale migrations, or total eclipses of suns and moons: love that lasts, and is returned in equal measure, is the rarest thing she knows of. - Author: Susan Fletcher
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#83. I'm an avid watcher of the Nat Geo channel, where I watch shows about how the planets are formed, and shows about moons, quasars, black holes. - Author: Mekhi Phifer
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#84. We were in the middle of nowhere, and in the back of beyond. - Author: Robert G. Moons
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#85. The arc of circling bodies is determined by the length of their tether, said the judge. Moons,coins,men. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#86. We are all cursed. We live in the era of the curse. A world that cannot be fixed. The best thing would be an alien ship. Another planet. One with three moons. But you, I saw you in my dreams. I saw you coming. You came to heal my broken heart. That's why I named you Ahlam. - Author: Hannah Lillith Assadi
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#87. Proud of my broken heart since thou didst break it,
Proud of the pain I did not feel till thee,
Proud of my night since thou with moons dost slake it,
Not to partake thy passion, my humility. - Author: Emily Dickinson
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#88. The tiger's roar filled the cave with thunder. Mother Wolf shook herself clear of the cubs and sprang forward, her eyes, like two green moons in the darkness, facing the blazing eyes of Shere Khan. - Author: Rudyard Kipling
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#89. I know about me. I am the moons sister, a tidal child stranded on land. The sea always in my ear, a surf of eternal discontent in my blood. - Author: Keri Hulme
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#90. Man is all symmetrie,
Full of proportions, one limbe to another,
And all to all the world besides:
Each part may call the farthest, brother:
For head with foot hath privite amitie,
And both with moons and tides. - Author: George Herbert
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#91. The astronomers tell us that other planets are gifted with two - four - even nine lavish moons. Imagine the romantic possibilities of nine moons. - Author: Edna Ferber
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#92. It is a very naive view to think that the resources and conditions on earth would last forever. Our race has to take necessary steps to be able to develop the technology necessary to live on other planets and moons and to reach to farther corners of the galaxy. - Author: Anousheh Ansari
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#93. Like silver moons the pale narcissi lay - Author: Oscar Wilde
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#94. Once every ten years, the three moons all fall under the world's shadow and turn scarlet, bleeding with the blood of our fallen warriors. - The New Atlas to the Moons, by Liu Xue You - Author: Marie Lu
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#95. There are moments, above all on June evenings, when the lakes that hold our moons are sucked into the earth, and nothing is left but wine and the touch of a hand. - Author: Charles Morgan
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#96. The fatherless son had two new moons in his forty days in the wilderness, the second one telling him it was time to become God and enter the beast of history. - Author: Jim Harrison
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#97. Against these turbid turquoise skies
The light and luminous blloons
Dip and drift like satin moons,
Drift like silken butterflies - Author: Oscar Wilde
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#98. I am a shadow's shade, a lunatic, perhaps,
Of two dark moons. - Author: Marina Tsvetaeva
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#99. The love I felt for her on that train ride had a capital and provinces, parishes and a Vatican, an orange planet and many sullen moons
it was systemic and it was complete. - Author: Gary Shteyngart
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#100. Rising up into the air, they took to the sky and flew. From west and beyond west, into the wind and through it, they came past countless moons and suns. One laughed and briefly wore a scarf of raindrops in her hair, and then with wicked feet she kicked a cloud and caused rain to swamp a boat. - Author: Pat O'Shea
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