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Top 44 Quotes About Tropes

#1. It would seem as if the very language of our parlors would lose all its nerve and degenerate into palaver wholly, our lives pass at such remoteness from its symbols, and its metaphors and tropes are necessarily so far fetched. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#2. The ultimate act of heroism shouldn't be death. You're always saying you want to give Baz the stories he deserves ... So you're going to kill him off? Isn't the best revenge supposed to be a life well-lived? The punk-rock way to end it would be to let them live happily ever after. - Author: Rainbow Rowell
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#3. I just watched so many Westerns as a kid that you end up using archetypes and sort of tropes of that genre, because there's a language there and you can twist it and turn it on its head or play to it or go sideways at any time. - Author: Gore Verbinski
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#4. The young adult category is particularly interesting to me in terms of science fiction and fantasy tropes. - Author: Paolo Bacigalupi
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#5. The only way to real mature love is to get past the tropes of what we consider 'romance.' - Author: Joss Whedon
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#6. Panic is highly contagious, especially in situations when nothing is known and everything is in flux. - Author: Stephen King
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#7. Catch from the board of beauty/ Such careless crumbs as fall. - Author: Edna St. Vincent Millay
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#8. An imaginative book renders us much more service at first, by stimulating us through its tropes, than afterward, when we arrive atthe precise sense of the author. I think nothing is of any value in books, excepting the transcendental and extraordinary. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#9. We take our vitamins, we go to exercise class, we put on our seat belts. And then something blindsides us and gives the lie to our carefully constructed facade of safety. - Author: Anna Quindlen
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#10. A bit of advice Given to a young Native American At the time of his initiation: As you go the way of life, You will see a great chasm. Jump. It is not as wide as you think. - Author: Joseph Campbell
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#11. In movies and TV, we tend to fall into tropes about how characters might get out of problems. But when you look at real life, you realize that there is a lot of drama of not being able to get out of the problems. - Author: Matthew Weiner
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#12. I like to play with tropes. - Author: V.E Schwab
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#13. Star Wars film is breaking all previous box office records. (Why might we want to revisit those characters, that narrative, those jokes and tropes again, in this way, right now? I wonder what it will turn out to reveal about the economics and politics of this moment.) - Author: Laura Mullen
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#14. A few months more, and he, perhaps, may be walking here. - Author: Jane Austen
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#15. Hasty and reckless, just like a human." He sniffed, staring straight at Ash, now. "But ... I would have thought that you knew better, prince."
-Grimalkin - Author: Julie Kagawa
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#16. Silence can be a form of protest. It can be a means of survival. But it can also be a school of poetry - one with its own meter, tropes, and conventions. One that needn't be written with pencils or pens; but that can be written in the soul with a revolver to the chest." With - Author: Amor Towles
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#17. Hello?" he asked as he went ... just so that anyone intent on killing him would know exactly where to look. - Author: Stephen King
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#18. My novels tend to come about from a fusion of two big ideas, creating a critical mass that then fissions, throwing off hundreds of other particles, riffs, tropes and characters. - Author: Will Self
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#19. There are more important things in life than chasing after this myth of perfection. - Author: Alison G. Bailey
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#20. Nothing about the character was new. He was simply a combination of tropes from many sources: even his origin story itself was full of swipes. Kane - Author: Glen Weldon
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#21. Promptly peerless, hitherto peerless and hence peerless. - Author: Bret Hart
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#22. I never realized before this the emotional power of some really simple, corny tropes: people with top hats, people with batons, confetti going off, how important it is to smile. - Author: Ira Glass
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#23. I think that young women and little girls need to see that they don't have to be the damsel in distress. They don't have to not show their strength. They don't have to be whatever the stereotype is or the tropes that we go to in our minds. - Author: Octavia Spencer
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#24. A true Seeker of Love Should find a good Keeper'
The man Seeks and woman Keeps - Author: Bello Ahmd
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#25. Not as many people watch 'Doctor Who' as watch the Super Bowl, obviously, but the tropes that attract nerds are no longer a secret cult. It's a much larger culture, in the specific sense. - Author: John Hodgman
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#26. Do proper homage to thine idol's eyes; But no too humbly, or she will despise Thee and thy suit, though told in moving tropes: Disguise even tenderness if thou art wise. - Author: Lord Byron
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#27. There is one day that is ours. Thanksgiving Day is the one day that is purely American. - Author: O. Henry
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#28. Social media is addictive precisely because it gives us something which the real world lacks: it gives us immediacy, direction, a sense of clarity and value as an individual. - Author: David Amerland
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#29. I have a great amount of respect for the audience. They know narrative construct. They know all the tropes. - Author: Paul Scheuring
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#30. I think the idea was to make a horror film that became a science-fiction film with a lot of melodramatic tropes. - Author: Nicolas Winding Refn
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#31. I went at one stage to turn on the radio, but he glared
at me so ferociously that I hurriedly lean't back in my
seat and looked out the window instead.
- heller 1 - Author: J.D. Nixon
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#32. People first concern themselves with meeting their basic needs; only afterwards, do they pursue any higher needs. - Author: Abdolkarim Soroush
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#33. After the horrific massacre Wednesday at the French weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, perhaps the West will finally put away its legion of useless tropes trying to deny the relationship between violence and radical Islam. - Author: Ayaan Hirsi Ali
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#34. I should probably confess that I get bored easily, which explains my reluctance to work with formula, tropes, whatever. - Author: Kit Reed
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#35. Sound public finances are the essential foundation on which to construct a better-balanced economy from the wreckage of Labour's boom and bust. But it is economic growth that will create the jobs and the prosperity for the future and enable us to pay down Labour's debt. - Author: Philip Hammond
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#36. Teenage girls in television and film, in my experience, oftentimes are portrayed as either the sweet, innocent virgin or the super-sexy, experienced, town bicycle. There never seems to be an in-between. I think most girls are somewhere in between those two tropes. - Author: Tara Lynne Barr
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#37. What I like about narrative in general is when there is some incongruity between the form and content. Let's say, mixing up the gothic with a coming-of-age narrative. Telling a love story that's also a monster story. Mixing up superhero tropes with your monster tropes. I like category confusion. - Author: Kelly Link
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#38. I took a deep breath. I felt the scald of tears at the corners of my eyes, and my vision became misty
There was a lump in my throat - a choke of emotion - and my heart was racing so that it felt it might burst through my chest. "I love you," I said - Author: Jason Luke
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#39. Preachers at black churches are the last people left in the English-speaking world who know the schemes and tropes of classical rhetoric: parallelism, antithesis, epistrophe, synecdoche, metonymy, periphrasis, litotes - the whole bag of tricks. - Author: P. J. O'Rourke
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#40. Language is fossil poetry. As the limestone of the continent consists of infinite masses of the shells of animalcules, so language is made up of images, or tropes, which now, in their secondary use, have long ceased to remind us of their poetic origin. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#41. The TV Tropes QC page is every single idiotic comment from my forums distilled into one HTML document. - Author: Jeph Jacques
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#42. The devil is afraid of us when we pray and make sacrifices. He is also afraid when we are humble and good. He is especially afraid when we love Jesus very much. He runs away when we make the Sign of the Cross. - Author: Anthony Of Padua
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#43. She's everything I want: the key to my lock, the arrow to my bow - oh, and ten thousand other such pathetic poetic tropes, none of which comes close to describing what she means to me. - Author: Eve Edwards
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#44. The stories about epidemics that are told in the American press - their plots and tropes - date to the nineteen-twenties, when modern research science, science journalism, and science fiction were born. - Author: Jill Lepore
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