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Top 100 Quotes About Nearby

#1. It's sometimes better to pretend I don't hear the sound of somebody in the nearby woods with a shotgun. - Author: Dashiell Hammett
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#2. The Amyrlin Seat has fallen," a nearby Aes Sedai cried amid the crystallized Sharans. "The Amyrlin Seat has fallen! - Author: Robert Jordan
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#3. As he heard me approach, he quickly leaped up, grabbing a nearby loaf of bread and holding it in front of him as if struck by a sudden desire to make a sandwich. - Author: Sarah Dessen
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#4. They decided to get married in the house, because it was quick and there was a bed nearby. - Author: Sylvia Day
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#5. Master Dung's study was silent. So silent, in fact, that one might have been able to hear a gnat passing air, if only an obligingly flatulent gnat had happened nearby. - Author: Sorin Suciu
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#6. As a boy, Sebastian had listened to his grandfather's tales of fanged devils that lived in the nearby marshes. Vampiir. - Author: Kresley Cole
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#7. Know that walking into a small woodlot," he wrote, "is riskier than walking into a nearby large, extensive forest. - Author: David Quammen
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#8. Basically, my mother couldn't hold a tune and when I was a baby, a rather tactless baby, I would ask her not to sing ... you can't get to sleep if someone is singing off key nearby. - Author: Vikram Seth
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#9. The ancient priest who had taken Father Angel's place and whose name no one had bothered to find out awaited God's mercy stretched out casually in a hammock, tortured by arthritis and the insomnia of doubt while the lizards and rats fought over the inheritance of the nearby church. - Author: Gabriel Garcia Marquez
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#10. The end times were not the end times after all. The end times were always coming but never here, always nearby and influencing us but never realized. - Author: Philip K. Dick
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#11. With the IoT, we're headed to a world where things aren't liable to break catastrophically - or at least, we'll have a hell of a heads' up. We're headed to a world where our doors unlock when they sense us nearby. - Author: Scott Weiss
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#12. The route to his hotel had been committed to memory a long time ago. From the overflowing trashcan on the corner to the feral cats that frequented the dumpsters behind the nearby shawarma shop, Jamison knew every detail. - Author: Christian F. Burton
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#13. Detonations crash in from nearby like walls she's a void at the center of. - Author: Garth Risk Hallberg
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#14. There are times when we find ourselves pitching downwards, out of control. Yet God is always nearby ... - Author: Shirley Corder
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#15. Addiction is an insidious disease that's always lurking nearby like a snake ready to strike. - Author: Lou Gramm
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#16. Whenever you come upon a free supply of high-quality corn, provided unexpectedly right there in the middle of the forest, be careful! The people who put it there are probably sitting nearby in a stand, just waiting to take a shot at you. Keep your eyes and ears open! - Author: James C. Dobson
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#17. Sometimes guns really matter. Protecting those who need protection - children, women, minorities in rough parts of town, old folks living in places where cops aren't nearby. Guns are true empowerment for the powerless. - Author: Maya Angelou
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#18. In some cases, it's not just about cleaning up the factories. It's about cleaning up the nearby rivers and lakes that have been tainted with heavy metals. - Author: Ma Jun
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#19. There had been trials involving water, a time when witches were persecuted, bound, and tossed into the largest nearby body of water to see if they would sink or swim. - Author: Kayla Krantz
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#20. In their presence, there's no need for continuous conversation, but you find you're quite content in just having them nearby. - Author: Bob Marley
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#21. Few remember that the battle of Rorke's Drift was fought on the same day that the British Army suffered its most humiliating defeat at nearby Isandlwana. - Author: Saul David
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#22. I've tried to move [the sidhe-seers] during times of peace and quiet and had the luck of a broken mirror nailed beneath an upside-down horseshoe with a ladder nearby that a black cat just walked under. - Author: Karen Marie Moning
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#23. Nearby, an old man was similarly engaged in finding the pattern of his life in the depths of his glass. - Author: Ray Bradbury
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#24. This is what it is to learn programming. You get to know your useful tools, then you look around, and there are some handy new tools nearby and those tools show you the bottomless horror that was always right next to your bed. - Author: Anonymous
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#25. Interest and enthusiasm are the wellspring of continually evolving community life: they create bonds which unite us whether we are young or old, nearby or far from each other; they allow human warmth and love to be the formative forces in personal and community life and striving. - Author: Henning Hansmann
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#26. On one level, a roomful of men is always a dangerous thing. Competition is usually in the air, so the potential for violence is always nearby. - Author: Brennan Manning
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#27. My introduction to the Madonna Inn came as a young boy when we would take summer vacations to a nearby town. My dad would take us into their gift shop bathroom, which was a huge waterfall that functioned as the men's urinal. So as a kid, this was the most amazing thing I had ever seen. - Author: Aaron Ruell
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#28. I did not want to write a story about the invasion of Earth, so I had to create a race capable of living nearby, which meant to either on the Moon, on Mars, or on Venus. I picked Venus. - Author: Sarah Zettel
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#29. What do you think of this" he asked, indicating the painting nearby.
She gave him an odd look. "I think it's an enormous painting of a dog."
He made a show of considering the picture and nodded seriously. "An astute observation. - Author: Sarah MacLean
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#30. With forbidden, seething Havana waiting to open up nearby, South Beach is a riot of loose luxe and easy sleazy, where dancing the night away amid hundreds of tanned, undulating bodies is a standard prelude to hot, anonymous sex. - Author: Maureen Orth
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#31. But this time I was the one cut off as he gave a curt bow and turned, striding down the corridor toward the gardens and, I hoped, off a nearby cliff. Good riddance. - Author: Tarun Shanker
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#32. I am aware that men are in the habit of looking at whatever women happen to be nearby, in the hopes of deriving enjoyment from their physical beauty, their hair, makeup, fragrance, and clothing. - Author: Neal Stephenson
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#33. One of the women at the clinic had remarked dryly that Harrow's personal magnetism not only affected men, women and children but also extended to armoires, assorted chairs and the nearby goldfish in a bowl. - Author: Lisa Kleypas
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#34. I joined a writing class at a nearby community center, where I was the youngest participant by about 40 years. Once a week, I'd funnel down a staircase and join the dozen retirees crowded in folding chairs around a table to discuss one another's stories. - Author: Anthony Marra
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#35. A mist rises from a nearby mound. It could be me, that mist, or simply the caretaker's mower-dust. If the breeze blows just right, I'll ghost your solid, entwine your hair. Promise me you won't shampoo, but carry me along, tiny dust-particles of me. - Author: Chila Woychik
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#36. Why are you crying, Marie?
I didn't know.
I honestly had no idea.
Feelings? Whoremones? Maybe a nearby, but as of yet unseen onion? - Author: Penny Reid
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#37. I love hats. On tour, it's difficult to stop in at a barber. It's good to have a hat nearby. - Author: OMI
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#38. God, she looked like an angel from this angle as she sat in the sunlight that streamed in from a nearby open window. I was hoping with all my heart that what I was about to tell her, wouldn't make this angel fall. - Author: Angela Richardson
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#39. Nazarenes." Ezra faltered, leaning against a nearby wall. The word in Hebrew was Hanozree and held powerful significance among religious Judeans. The word signified the highest form of denial of self, rejection of sin, turning away from temptation, and earnestly seeking the Lord. - Author: Janette Oke
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#40. As our cities have developed, they've built sometimes small villages or communities that were in place. And we've taken for granted all of that child care, the neighbourliness, the help that you get from people nearby. - Author: Susan Oliver
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#41. Benji, book club isn't about the book. It's about women getting together to talk about our lives with an assortment of baked goods nearby. And wine. But don't you worry, it's okay if I skip one." "What are you talking - Author: Jenny Lee
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#42. He who lives in our mind is near though he may actually be far away; but he who is not in our heart is far though he may really be nearby. - Author: Chanakya
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#43. He watched her curiously from below, feeling as someone might feel watching a butterfly sit nearby, afraid to scare it off with a sound of voice or an abrupt movement. - Author: Alexandra Engellmann
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#44. But what good is yelling about the Capitol in the middle of the woods? It doesn't change anything. It doesn't make things fair. It doesn't fill our stomachs. In fact it scares off nearby game. - Author: Suzanne Collins
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#45. And then she was gone, disappearing into the nearby stacks like a rabbit taking to its hole, and he was left with a computer he didn't know how to use, words he could barely read, and the knowledge that he wasn't just a killer.
Most of the time, he was a pretty poor excuse for a person, too. - Author: Jennifer Lynn Barnes
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#46. I knew that my niece was working nearby with some bank, so my wife rang up the mother and the mother called back to say that shes just called up to say she was alright. - Author: Lee Kuan Yew
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#47. There is a world beyond ours, a world that is far away, nearby and invisible. - Author: Maria Sabina
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#48. And on nearby islands, the Japanese army was eating raw fish. We felt sorry for them. We didn't know that in America after the war, you wouldn't be able to get into a sushi joint without a reservation. And we thought they lost. - Author: Bob Hope
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#49. When I'm on the couch, I usually have the TV on and my MacBook Air nearby. And sometimes, when my ADD is really kicking in, I have my iPad too. And my iPhone. And a magazine that I haven't gotten to. And a book under the pillow to my left. - Author: Aubrey Plaza
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#50. My mother, who graduated from high school at sixteen, had no hope of affording college, so she went to work in the local post office for a dollar a day. She was doing better than her father, who earned ten cents an hour working at a nearby grain elevator. - Author: Tom Brokaw
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#51. Mars is a rock - cold, empty, almost airless, dead. Yet it's heaven in a way. We can see it in the night sky, a whole other world, but too nearby, too close within the reach of the people who've made such a hell of life here on Earth. - Author: Octavia E. Butler
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#52. Sometimes the grief was nearby, waiting, just barely held back, and I could ignore it for a while. But at other times it was like a cup that was always full and kept spilling over. - Author: Lydia Davis
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#53. Heaven is a place nearby, so there's no need to say goodbye. - Author: Lene Marlin
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#54. Growth is usually uncomfortable. If you're looking for comfort, you will more than likely feel tired and old earlier than you want, and the misery of your caged soul will always be looming nearby. - Author: Debbie Ford
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#55. With her through an angel that someone nearby could relate. The two women had one important predicament in common - questionable pregnancies, sure to stir up some talk. Elizabeth hadn't been out of the house in months. It - Author: Beth Moore
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#56. Out of sight is out of mind. The closer your hives are to your residence the better. Beginners need colonies nearby so they can visit them often. Casual visits are important even if you don't open the hives. You can learn much simply by observing the entrance. - Author: Richard E. Bonney
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#57. sunlight in. He followed her into a nearby - Author: Catherine Coulter
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#58. Pastor Russell lived in nearby Pittsburgh and said that there was no hell. This was terrible for we all knew that everyone but the Baptists were going there, so to believe there was no hell upset all the countryside theology. - Author: Ammon Hennacy
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#59. Pikachu: Piiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii. Ash: Pikatchu! You don't have to say that! Locate a bush fast!! (Pikachu looks at a nearby bush) Pikachu: Piiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiika!! Ash: Don't worry, I will not peek! Hurry up and finish! - Author: Jenson Publishing
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#60. Discover thou shalt/That wherever good is found,/Evil is nearby. - Author: Ian Doescher
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#61. The Pentagon has been looking into the possibility of developing "smart dust," dust-sized particles that have tiny sensors inside that can be sprayed over a battlefield to give commanders real-time information. In the future it is conceivable that "smart dust" might be sent to the nearby stars. - Author: Michio Kaku
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#62. It was said that the hernia whistled like a lugubrious bird on stormy nights and twisted in unbearable pain when a buzzard feather was burned nearby, but no one complained about those discomforts because a large, well-carried rupture was, more than anything else, a display of masculine honor. - Author: Gabriel Garcia Marquez
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#63. feel that God was so very close, so very concerned with my particular life, so very ready to protect and to love. Always nearby. Always listening. Always leading. But - Author: Lisa Wingate
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#64. On the day I was signed, Mr. Finley, the owner of the Athletics at that time came up to me and said, 'When you were six you ran away from home, and when your parents found you at a nearby lake, you had already caught two catfish and were pulling in a third. Now repeat it back to me.' - Author: Catfish Hunter
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#65. Then Freddie was transformed into a moth. His old empty body fell forward face first into the water with a splash. Slicked back hair tied in a ponytail floated on the surface of the pool like a dead rodent on the sea as Freddie fluttered up towards a nearby streetlamp. - Author: Stephen Livingston
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#66. I was dishwasher, then promoted to chef in a local kitchen in a restaurant in Seattle, and I was working on a building site as well, putting in insulation and painting houses, and then doing some classes at a community college nearby. - Author: Alexis Denisof
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#67. The testimony of DMT, for me, is that there is a nearby dimension, teeming with intelligences, that from one of the more conservative perspectives seems like an ecology of souls. - Author: Terence McKenna
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#68. (..) she cried and cried and cried, there weren't any napkins nearby so I ripped the page from the book - "I don't speak. I'm sorry." - and used it to dry her cheeks, my explanation and apology ran down her face like mascara (..) - Author: Jonathan Safran Foer
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#69. The two basic social identities were Normal and Greaser; although a few sophisticated girls wore peace signs, hippies didn't exist, and while a seminal punk band, Iggy and the Stooges, was playing in nearby Ann Arbor, punk didn't exist yet, either. - Author: Mary Gaitskill
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#70. The man was watching the nearby fish tank, which stood beneath a depiction of Tindwyl, Mother of Terris, perched on the walls during her last stand against the darkness. In the tank, tiny octopuses moved across the glass. - Author: Brandon Sanderson
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#71. Every year, tens of millions of salmon return to the pristine shores of Bristol Bay in Alaska. They linger in the bay's cool, shallow waters before charging up nearby streams to spawn and create another generation of wild salmon. - Author: Frances Beinecke
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#72. Suddenly Hal burst through the nearby trees and came to an abrupt halt when he saw her. "Cassie, are you hurt?"
He asked it so casually, as if he came upon women being held at sword point by nude men all the time. - Author: Donna Grant
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#73. I heard a miaow nearby and looked down to see a moon-grey cat melting out of the shadows. - Author: David Mitchell
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#74. Toward dusk, the black birds descend, millions of them, to sit in the branches of trees nearby. The trees grow heavy with black birds, branches like dendrites of the Nervous System fattening, deep in twittering nerve-dusk, in preparation for some important message ... . - Author: Thomas Pynchon
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#75. Hard to believe that so nearby, just across the Channel, such atrocities could still occur in their supposedly civilized world, that one could wake up one morning and find oneself bereft of brothers, parents, friends, all with the slice of an ax. - Author: Lauren Willig
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#76. Well." I lean forward seriously. So do Vanno and his bedmates nearby. "If you really want to know, you should ask your mother. - Author: Pierce Brown
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#77. Inside these letters, the eye will see
Nearby are your friends, and VFD. - Author: Lemony Snicket
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#78. When I've ridden in parades, I always throw to the kids, the elderly and anyone who is smiling and having a great time. I try to make eye contact with the person. If you catch a ton and a kid nearby hasn't caught much, share. - Author: Bryan Batt
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#79. Creating a world that is truly fit for children does not imply simply the absence of war ... It means having primary schools nearby that educate children, free of charge ... It means building a world fit for children, where every child can grow to adulthood in health, peace and dignity. - Author: Carol Bellamy
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#80. In September 1968, Rush played for around 20 people at a small hall in a church basement. We played songs like 'Spoonful,' 'Fire' and 'Born Under a Bad Sign,' and got paid $10. Then we went to a nearby deli and ordered Cokes and French fries and started planning our future. - Author: Alex Lifeson
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#81. Ephram watched as Miss P went to give the girl a hug. Ruby bristled and inched back, shaming the older woman into converting her gesture into straightening Tabasco bottles on a nearby shelf. - Author: Cynthia Bond
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#82. Join the locals as they bounce from place to place, never knowing what fun lies ahead but certain of the possibility. Add in local bounty such as the famous oysters and nearby - Author: Fionn Davenport
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#83. We made air attacks on the Japanese anchorage, sinking and damaging several vessels. However, the Japanese were alerted to the fact that American carriers were nearby. - Author: Jack Adams
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#84. Buy foods from nearby farms and have that food served in the cafeteria. - Author: Alice Waters
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#85. If parents are the fixed stars in the child's universe, the vaguely understood, distant but constant celestial spheres, siblings are the dazzling, sometimes scorching comets whizzing nearby. - Author: Alison Gopnik
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#86. YOU SHOULD KILL THEM. Vin looked up as she heard a pair of guards pass the door to her cell. There was one good thing about Ruin's voice - it tended to warn her when people were nearby, even if it did always tell her to kill them. - Author: Brandon Sanderson
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#87. Lauren Hill, I always have her solo CD nearby. I have Coldplay, Radiohead, just a mix. - Author: Taryn Manning
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#88. All night, I talked to other people. I didn't look in his direction, but I always knew where he was. I was painfully aware of him. When he was nearby, my body hummed. When he was away, there was this dull ache. With him near, I felt everything. - Author: Jenny Han
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#89. If we can't alter the tide of events, at least we can be nearby with towels to mop up. - Author: Peter David
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#90. In fact, when Warren Buffett was once asked about the key to success, he pointed to a stack of nearby books and said, "Read 500 pages like this every day. That's how knowledge works. It builds up, like compound interest. All of you can do it, but I guarantee not many of you will do it. - Author: Warren Buffett
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#91. I moved to Harvard in 1998, and in 2000 the first kidney exchange in the United States was done at a hospital nearby. I started to think, 'Gee, there might be a way where I could help organize it, make it easier for people to find kidneys.' - Author: Alvin E. Roth
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#92. Truth is we are all tragedies waiting to happen; we just have to remember to have the rescue crew nearby when it strikes. - Author: S. Elle Cameron
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#93. Aubrey, crouching on a nearby counter, watched me with squinty eyes, apparently pondering why anyone would willingly immerse themselves in water ever, let alone for extended periods of time. - Author: Richelle Mead
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#94. It will not be we who reach Alpha Centauri, and the other nearby stars. It will be a species very like us - but with more of our strengths and fewer of our weaknesses. - Author: Carl Sagan
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#95. The wealthiest cities of the world will follow Venice's lead and simply try to engineer their way around the problem. The poorest cities will follow New Orleans' lead - at least so far - and just move to other nearby cities. Either way the poplation stays urban. - Author: Steven Johnson
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#96. It's that awkward moment when you realize that the only nearby food is you. I - Author: Eric A. Shelman
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#97. Yves did not like showers, he preferred long, scalding baths, with newspapers, cigarettes, and whiskey on a chair next to the bathtub, and with Eric nearby to talk to, to shampoo his hair, and to scrub his back. - Author: James Baldwin
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#98. If we had the power over the ends of the earth, it would not give us that fulfillment of existence which a quiet devoted relationship to nearby life can give us. - Author: Martin Buber
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#99. The men in the nearby village fear us, thinking we are witches. Women who live without men - especially old women who grow herbs, heal the sick, and befriend wild animals - are always suspect. - Author: Pat Murphy
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#100. I end up standing in front of the nearby painting with my arms and legs open wide, flapping them around and doing a damn fine imitation of a demented hooker doing an upright snow-angel as I try to protect the painting from damage. - Author: Elle Casey
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