The Looking Glass Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Quotes About The Looking Glass

#1. The voices didn't join in this time, as she hadn't spoken, but to her surprise, they all thought in chorus." - LEWIS CARROLL, Through the Looking-Glass - Author: Connie Willis
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#2. Suddenly, the world I had scrutinised for so long was all around me, as if I had leaned forward and climbed into the television like Alice through the looking-glass. I had no idea just how deep the rabbit hole would go. - Author: Simon Pegg
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#3. The sign outside the juice store had said CHANGE YOUR FUTURE WITH SUNSHINE IN A GLASS. My future was looking pretty great already, and I couldn't wait to see what would happen if I added orange juice to it. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#4. It had rained on some vivid green ferns in Maine and it was quite beautiful. I was moving the camera slightly and studying the ground glass. Looking at those 20 square inches, trying to find out just what were the right elements to include. - Author: John Sexton
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#5. I seriously believe that you will retard the course of civilisation in Ireland by preventing the Irish people from having one good look at themselves in my nicely polished looking glass. - Author: James Joyce
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#6. The accidents of life separate us from our dearest friends, but let us not despair. God is like a looking glass in which souls see each other. The more we are united to Him by love, the nearer we are to those who belong to Him. - Author: Elizabeth Ann Seton
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#7. There are twelve good reasons for failure. The first one is the avowed intention of doing no more than one is paid to do, and the person who makes this avowal may see the other eleven by stepping before a looking glass. - Author: Napoleon Hill
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#8. The world is a looking-glass which flings back to us the reflection of ourselves. If we laugh it laughs back at us. If we shed tears, it reflects a sorrowful face. - Author: Orison Swett Marden
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#9. I think I speak for all of us when I say, "Huh? - Author: Frank Beddor
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#10. You're the one they're looking for," he said, with a curled lip. "You're the Glass Serpent. - Author: Millicent Ashby
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#11. I had a small looking glass on the wall and I stood before it and gazed at my own reflection. - Author: Philippa Gregory
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#12. The room boasted many luxurious perks: a narrow bed, a rotted writing table, a stained wall, and a warped looking glass dangling on a rusty hook. I wondered if Mr. Kent recommended this hellish place so I would hurry back to his home. - Author: Tarun Shanker
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#13. On the manufacturing side, surfing was a lot harder than sailing. You had to find guys who could shape, who could glass, and you're looking for good people among all these surfers, you know. Keeping the quality up was always a problem. - Author: Hobart Alter
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#14. With the sensation that he was passing through the Looking-Glass, Max stared at his father as if he had never seen him before - simultaneously impressed and unnerved at the thought that, after all these years, he still knew so little about him. - Author: Sol Luckman
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#15. I am out in public and using the phone. I am in a phone booth, got the phone in my hand and a man taps on the glass and says You using the phone? Nope, I'm superman, i am just looking for my costume. Here's your sign! - Author: Bill Engvall
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#16. The world is a looking glass. It gives back to every man a true reflection of his own thoughts. Rule your mind or it will rule you. - Author: Gautama Buddha
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#17. Son, We're in no mood for Mickey Mouse. Get out of the road.
Chief Miller, Into the Looking Glass - Author: John Ringo
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#18. It's funny. Looking back, none of it seems to matter now, those moments of yearning, craving to belong with people I thought mattered. No more fragments of glass, pieces of a broken mirror you can't put back together and wouldn't want to even if you could. - Author: Rebecca Harris
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#19. But I killed you," said Alyss.
Did you?" Redd turned to The Cat. "Why wasn't I informed?"
The Looking Glass Wars - Author: Frank Beddor
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#20. Do you want to know the man against whom you have most reason to guard yourself? Your looking-glass will give you a very fair likeness of his face. - Author: Richard Whately
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#21. The effects of her words stung me, and after she stole away I stood a long while before her looking glass, studying my profile, the line I cut in this world of men and ladies. - Author: Patrick DeWitt
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#22. I was trying to drown my sorrows," I explained, looking down into the bottom of my glass, "but my sorrows learned to swim. - Author: Eliza Lentzski
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#23. There is magic in motion. There is energy in change. There is something in all of us to make a difference in anyway, everyday. - Author: Doug Brown
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#24. It is not a question of observation which propels mankind forward as if toward a looking glass of great magnitude; it is an instance of aggrandized reflection that insinuates the human psyche to the inhuman. - Author: Gaston Bachelard
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#25. I have liv'd long enough for others, like the Dog in the Wheel, and it is now the Season to begin for myself: I cannot change that Thing call'd Time, but I can alter its Posture and, as Boys do turn a looking-glass against the Sunne, so I will dazzle you all. - Author: Peter Ackroyd
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#26. In Lewis Carroll's Through the Looking-Glass, the Red Queen tells Alice that the world keeps shifting so quickly under her feet that she has to keep running just to keep her position. This is our predicament with cancer: we are forced to keep running merely to keep still. - Author: Siddhartha Mukherjee
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#27. The mirror done broke and your life looking back at you from them sharp glass pieces. - Author: Rita Leganski
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#28. The sky is but a looking glass into a pool of airless oceans, cast off into a dance of light and energy, leaving only a facet of guidance to navigate. Such an existence lays but within the mind man. - Author: Indiana Lang
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#29. When looking at your reserve when going through trials and you see a glass over half empty, remember to look at the one who gives the water. Our focus is what is important, not our struggle. - Author: Gail Davis
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#30. To look into the mirror is to see the future, in blood and rubies. - Author: Gregory Maguire
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#31. When Alice fell down the rabbit hole, it was an accident, but when she stepped through the looking glass, it was of her own free will, and a braver deed by far. - Author: Salman Rushdie
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#32. The older you get, I should think, the more you will come to understand that the universe is very much a looking glass, Miss Lancaster." "Meaning what, precisely?" "That it reflects a great deal more of yourself to your senses than you probably know. - Author: Jim Butcher
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#33. In most gardens", the Tiger-lily said, "they make the beds too soft-so that the flowers are always asleep. - Author: Lewis Carroll
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#34. And so I went through the looking glass, stepped into the netherworld, where up is down and food is greed, where convex mirrors cover the walls, where death is honor and flesh is weak. It is ever so easy to go. Harder to find your way back. - Author: Marya Hornbacher
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#35. To never see a fool you lock yourself in your room and smash the looking-glass. - Author: Carl Sandburg
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#36. You still belong on the other side of the looking glass. Someday, when you're ready to take the step over to our side, I'll come see you again. Live well, Daniel. Make that final step count. - Author: Marie Lu
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#37. In every age someone, looking at Fedora as it was, imagined a way of making it the ideal city, but while he constructed his miniature model, Fedora was already no longer the same as before, and what had been until yesterday a possible future became only a toy in a glass globe. - Author: Italo Calvino
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#38. I had always been interested in race and racial justice, but mostly it was with my nose pressed up against the glass, looking at the South from a long way away. - Author: Tom Brokaw
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#39. She looked fragile. Alone. Prisoner in the room through the mirror; an Alice who never made it back through the looking-glass. - Author: Joss Stirling
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#40. He placed me on a pedestal, and wondered why his Queen was only a mere doll in the looking glass. - Author: Jennifer Megan Varnadore
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#41. The eyes were steady, and told me no more than would my own, seen in a looking glass. - Author: Diana Gabaldon
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#42. Although I'd had no trouble looking at the casket the day before, on that Saturday I did my best to keep my eyes averted. I stared instead at the stained-glass window behind the altar and imagined shooting the panes out with a slingshot. - Author: William Kent Krueger
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#43. In looking for my mind, I discovered that it seems to be in many different places. Sometimes it is drinking a glass of water, remembering swimming in the summer, feeling the breeze. In this contemplation I observed that the self is more elusive than I thought. - Author: Sakyong Mipham
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#44. She wasn't looking at herself in the glass, but out at a great silver moon hanging beyond a thin metal balcony that looked over the grey towers of a human city. - Author: Denny B. Reese
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#45. This is the way it is with me, always looking in or looking out, a chilly pane of glass between me and a remote and longed-for world. - Author: John Banville
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#46. When you think everything is someone else's fault, chances are that you're looking at the wrong side of the looking glass. - Author: Jennifer Megan Varnadore
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#47. You'll always meet someone new, encounter something odd. That's the peculiar thing about life. Everything will make sense after it happens in the end. Everything will be clear, fresh, as if looking through glass. Crazy, isn't it? - Author: Serena Winter
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#48. What are you looking at?"
"The woman I love." With all his heart and soul.
Reese looked over her shoulder. "Where? I don't see any one." Then she laughed, hitting the glass table with the palm of her hand. - Author: Erin McCarthy
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#49. Mirrors have come to mean much more than the original 'looking glass.' They are now a part of the decorative scheme of a modern home. By using them, there are no dark, gloomy corners, no drab caverns for halls. There can be a feeling of freedom, light, air, space. - Author: Dorothy Draper
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#50. The drama is the looking-glass in which we see the hideousness of vice and the beauties of virtue. - Author: Fanny Kemble
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#51. A display connected to a digital computer gives us a chance to gain familiarity with concepts not realizable in the physical world. It is a looking glass into a mathematical wonderland. - Author: Ivan Sutherland
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#52. The crashing sound of years lost shattered in her ears, and new fears emerged from the looking glass. Sometimes I wonder if she'll ever sing again. - Author: Nikki Grimes
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#53. And they made Alice drink something from a bottle which reduced her to a size where she could no longer cry 'Curiouser and curiouser,' and they gave the Looking Glass one hammer blow to smash it and every Red King and Oyster away! - Author: Ray Bradbury
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#54. Ironically, it was only maybe a year prior to Tim calling I had re-read Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, and what I took away from it was these very strange, little cryptic nuggets that he'd thrown in there. - Author: Johnny Depp
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#55. I can explain all the poems that were ever invented - and a good many that haven't been invented just yet. - Author: Lewis Carroll
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#56. The glass door swung open and two big, homely women walked in looking guilty. They were the kind of women who, out of sheer loneliness, end up doing kinky stuff with candy bars and wake up with apple fritters in their hair. - Author: Donald Ray Pollock
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#57. If intellection and knowledge were mere passion from without, or the bare reception of extraneous and adventitious forms, then no reason could be given at all why a mirror or looking-glass should not understand. - Author: Ralph Cudworth
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#58. But the princess had never seen the beautiful expression of her eyes; the expression that came into them when she was not thinking of herself. As is the case with everyone, her face assumed an affected, unnatural, ugly expression as soon as she looked in the looking glass. - Author: Leo Tolstoy
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#59. You'll find truth in your looking glass, not on the tongues of men. - Author: George R R Martin
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#60. Must a name mean something?" Alice asked doubtfully.
Of course it must," Humpty Dumpty said with a short laugh; "my name means the shape I am - and a good handsome shape it is, too. With a name like yours, you might be any shape, almost. - Author: Lewis Carroll
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#61. The Red Queen shook her head. "You may call it 'nonsense' if you like," she said, "but I've heard nonsense, compared with which that would be as sensible as a dictionary! - Author: Lewis Carroll
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#62. There is someone looking through the befogged glass, he opens the glass door of the bar, everything is misty, inside, too, as if seen by nearsighted eyes, or eyes irritated by coal dust. - Author: Italo Calvino
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#63. He finished the Cherry Coke, and when the hash arrived he ordered a glass of milk to go with it. He ate the hash and drank the milk without looking up. Out of the corner of his eye, he caught Josie Jackson looking at him as she passed down the counter. - Author: Terry Brooks
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#64. The windows of my soul are made of one-way glass, don't bother looking into my eyes if there's something you want to know, just ask - Author: Ani DiFranco
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#65. The perennial wonder of Venice is to peer at herself in her canals and find that she exists-incredible as it seems. It is the same reassurance that a looking-glass offers us: the guarantee that we are real. - Author: Mary McCarthy
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#66. Disneyland is like Alice stepping through the Looking Glass; to step through the portals of Disneyland will be like entering another world. - Author: Walt Disney Company
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#67. Looking through the atmosphere is somewhat like looking through a piece of old, stained glass. The glass has defects in it, so the image is blurred from that. - Author: Nancy Roman
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#68. The morning sun on her white hair and pale face made her seem almost translucent. She'd been a beautiful woman in her day, with wide eyes, high cheekbones, and a long, thin nose. Sometimes you could still catch sight of that beauty, and it was like looking through enchanted glass. - Author: Sarah Addison Allen
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#69. I let the curtains fall back against the glass, effectively blocking the view of my nemesis standing there beneath the twinkle lights, looking way too hot in his charcoal-colored suit.
It would be so much easier to hate him if he didn't look so good. And I want to hate him; I really do. - Author: Kristi Cook
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#70. Like the glass I've been looking through is coated in the dust of my own perception and I haven't seen what's real. - Author: Katja Millay
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#71. I was different and more beautiful. I had somehow emerged on the other side of the looking glass. I was on the beautiful path; a positive life path, walking hand-in-hand, with the dreamers, believers, lovers and keepers of the vision of a kinder and more beautiful world. - Author: Bryant McGill
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#72. I'm the sheen on water, Rin thought. I'm a looking glass. I'm not real. - Author: Shannon Hale
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#73. Looking through the ruby glass one cannot see the true colour of the sky. - Author: Lara Biyuts
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#74. I'm having the weirdest sense of deja vu right now," said the green caterpiller.
Duh!" said the blue caterpiller. "Do you think, just maybe, that's because you predicted this?"
Oh, yeah."
The Looking Glass Wars - Author: Frank Beddor
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#75. A mother is a child's first looking glass into the world. - Author: Richelle E. Goodrich
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#76. I looked out into the dead garden. Against the fading light, my shadow hovered in the glass, looking into the dead room. What did she make of us? I wondered. What did she think of our attempts to persuade ourselves that this was life and that we were really living it? - Author: Diane Setterfield
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#77. Ellen, not for the wide world! But while she said it, madam - I was looking in her glass; of course, she didn't know I could see her - she put her little hand on her heart just like her dear mother used to, and lifted her eyes ... Oh, madam! - Author: Katherine Mansfield
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#78. A good conscience is the best looking-glass of heaven. - Author: Ralph Cudworth
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#79. Only the previous day, Arch had found him in a spirit-dance corral, blistering the creatures to the point of death, such was his need to touch and destroy. - Author: Frank Beddor
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#80. Much of depression's pain arises out of the recognition that what might make one feel better--human connection-- seems impossible in the midst of a paralyzing episode of depression. It is rather like dying from thirst while looking at a glass of water just beyond one's reach - Author: David A. Karp
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#81. Sometimes ... sometimes I think the Asylum is a head. We're inside a huge head that dreams us all into being. Perhaps it's your head, Batman. Arkham is a looking glass ... and we are you. - Author: Grant Morrison
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#82. When she went upstairs to dress, and looked into the looking glass, she noticed with joy that it was one of her good days, and that she was in complete possession of all her forces, - she needed this so for what lay before her: she was conscious of external composure and free grace in her movements. - Author: Leo Tolstoy
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#83. At the corner he turned, looking back up at her. She put her palm to the glass. - Author: Laura Kinsale
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#84. She turned her face to the glass window and smiled, waving goodbye to Robert,
wondering if he were looking. That's the trouble with being blind, she thought. You never know if anyone waves back. - Author: Melinda Cross
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#85. The throw truck driver and car-lot owner stood there, peering at us. Hier voice came through, muffled by the glass. 'You find what you're looking for?'
Grace reached across and rolled down the window. She was talking to him but looking at me, gaze intense, when she said, 'Absolutely. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#86. I knew that no matter what I said, it would not be enough; when you're on the other side of the looking glass, nothing is as it seems. - Author: Melanie Benjamin
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#87. Well now," the scholar went on, "I'm just an old fuddy-duddy who could use a tan, so you needn't grant my opinion any authority, but I consider the queendom lucky that a handful of Milliners and their children lived incognito among the population during Redd's tyranny. - Author: Frank Beddor
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#88. Now we come to the passage. You can just see a little peep of the passage in Looking-glass House, if you leave the door of our drawing room wide open: and it's very like our passage as far as you can see, only you know it may be quite different on beyond. - Author: Francesca Woodman
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#89. The surface of the shoes seemed to pulse with hundreds of reflections and refractions. In the firelight, it was like looking at boiling corpuscles of blood under a magnifying glass. - Author: Gregory Maguire
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#90. To the Looking-Glass world it was Alice that said 'I've a sceptre in hand, I've a crown on my head. Let the Looking-Glass creatures, whatever they be, Come and dine with the Red Queen, the White Queen, and me. - Author: Lewis Carroll
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#91. And I'm looking through the glass Where the light bends at the cracks And I'm screaming at the top of my lungs Pretending the echoes belong to someone - Someone I used to know. - Author: James K.A. Smith
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#92. Looking at these people now from behind the counter, made her feel like that little girl again, the deprived child that used to press her nose on the glass, peering at things she could never have. - Author: Effrosyni Moschoudi
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#93. One large bundle held their all - bed, coffee-mill, looking-glass, hens - all but the cat; she took to the woods and became a wild cat, and, as I learned afterward, trod in a trap set for woodchucks, and so became a dead cat at last. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#94. Looking at the glass half full seems to help others do the same and help fill their glasses too. - Author: Emilyann Girdner
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#95. I'd say she's ready, wouldn't you?
The Rook, The Looking Glass Wars - Author: Frank Beddor
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#96. You lose a certain type of innocence when you experience this type of kindness. You lose your right to be a jaded cynic. You can no longer go back through the looking glass and pretend not to know what you know about kindness. - Author: Rob Sheffield
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#97. He downs the contents of his glass in a single gulp and, looking at Simon, adds: "This is as amusing as a novel. - Author: Laurent Binet
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#98. The homosexuals fist fuck in the steam room
while the janitor isn't looking. He calls
and never speaks but you can hear Oahu rain.
Press your ear against the glass and heart another
life
not happening, the soundless blur of snow
on the plasma screen. - Author: Eric Gamalinda
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#99. Lord St. Vincent sees to it that his wife is dressed like a queen. I'll tell thee summat: if she wanted the moon for her looking glass, he'd find a way to pull it down for her. - Author: Lisa Kleypas
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#100. Dr. Holmes came again. Large, fresh coloured, handsome, flicking his boots, looking in the glass, he brushed it all aside-headaches, sleeplessness, fears, dreams-nerve symptoms and nothing more, he said. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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