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Top 100 Slip Away Quotes

#1. The legends on the tombstones are eventually worn away as the stone is eroded by rain and wind and centuries. Better to slip away quietly after having lived as fully as one can, doing the very best one can with the gifts one has been given. - Author: Barbara Quick
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#2. Men fight for liberty and win it with hard knocks. Their children, brought up easy, let it slip away again, poor fools. And their grandchildren are once more slaves. - Author: D.H. Lawrence
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#3. We tend to let our freedoms slip away because they are tucked away in documents and policies that we don't ever deal with directly. - Author: Oliver DeMille
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#4. You've been really hard on my clothes lately", I said. I pushed him away just enough to slip out of my T-shirt and drop it on the floor before he turned it into a stretched-out rag.
"I've been really hard ... and your clothes are in my way. - Author: Jordan Castillo Price
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#5. For all their faults. I am passing out. O bitter ending! I'll slip away before they're up. They'll never see. Nor know. Nor miss me. - Author: James Joyce
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#6. Slip away and come watch the sunset." -Marcus
'There are more calls to finish.' -Shari
"Those will wait. The sunset won't" -Marcus - Author: Dee Henderson
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#7. The United States is the most innovative country in the world. But our leadership could slip away if we fail to properly fund primary, secondary and higher education. - Author: Jeff Bingaman
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#8. Kayleigh was right. Without the pills, you really do feel nothing.
And nothing can be nice. - Author: Beth Revis
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#9. When he was younger, he used the slightest opportunity to slip away from people, without his being able to understand very clearly why he did so: a longing to break free and to breathe in the fresh air? - Author: Patrick Modiano
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#10. I work on my novels wherever I have a PC, and I have four or five places around the world where I do have a PC. These days you can just slip a little flash drive into your top pocket, fly for 12 hours, come to another place, plug it into a computer and you are away again. - Author: Wilbur Smith
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#11. Either you let your life slip away by not doing the things you want to do, or you get up and do them. - Author: Roger Von Oech
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#12. What are other women really thinking, feeling, experiencing, when they slip away from the gaze and culture of men? - Author: Naomi Wolf
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#13. I want to think quietly, calmly, spaciously, never to be interrupted, never to have to rise from my chair, to slip easily from one thing to another, without any sense of hostility, or obstacle. I want to sink deeper and deeper, away from the surface, with its hard separate facts. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#14. The past tempts us, the present confuses us, and the future frightens us. And our lives slip away, moment by moment, lost in that vast terrible in-between. But there is still time to seize that one last fragile moment. - Author: J. Michael Straczynski
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#15. I want this," he said softly, leaning over and kissing me between the shoulder blades. "I need to own you. All of you. Make you scream and realize that you belong to me and I belong to you and nothing else matters. I can't let you slip away from me, babe. - Author: Joanna Wylde
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#16. Her heart began to ache, and she felt the numbness slip away. Misery welled up inside her. She clamped down on it, trying to hold onto the deadness that had blanketed her emotions for the past few days. - Author: Lili Wilkinson
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#17. To perceive the world differently, we must be willing to change our belief system, let the past slip away, expand our sense of now, and dissolve the fear in our minds, - Author: William James
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#18. When the people we love stop paying attention, trust begins to slip away and hurt starts seeping in. - Author: Brene Brown
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#19. If only my whole life could be words and music, if only everything else could slip away. - Author: Elizabeth Wurtzel
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#20. I love that moment, when you stop struggling to stay awake and your eyelids shut sink down and you slip effortlessly into another realm that's beckoning to you. - Author: Rachel Klein
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#21. All I know is when I start getting serious about songwriting ... it's like a playground. All responsibilities slip away and you're with your essence. There can be delight there and self-discovery. You can dance there ... I think of it as my serious playground. - Author: Laura Nyro
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#22. He has, like me, a sense of smell. I let him inhale me, then I slip away. - Author: Anais Nin
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#23. True friends never turn you away when all you need is someone to talk to. Ever. It's not the only thing that helps, but it's the only thing that works. Real friends never walk away, letting you slip deeper into the pit of despair. - Author: Northern Adams
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#24. It's not easy, getting old, feeling one's relevance slip away. - Author: Kate Morton
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#25. Don't let the magic slip away," he says, "or you'll sink into the quicksand of the ordinary. - Author: Elena Gorokhova
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#26. Frequently mentioned topics populate the mind even as others slip away from awareness. In turn, what the media choose to report corresponds to their view of what is currently on the public's mind. It is no accident that authoritarian regimes exert substantial pressure on independent media. - Author: Daniel Kahneman
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#27. And always, I could see that, despite his weakness for her or because of it, he seemed uncatchable, as if he might slip away at any moment. - Author: Jodi Lynn Anderson
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#28. I am tied down with single words. But you wander off; you slip away; you rise up higher, with words and words in phrases. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#29. I should have begun to worry then, for as fortune comes to you, so does it slip away. - Author: Alice Hoffman
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#30. Running away has been futile. Wherever I went life would be the same. Resisting my chains only seem to tighten them. Yet all around me women found ways to slip those bonds, to discreetly flout the rules and then return to their so-called captivity before anyone noticed. - Author: Sherry Jones
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#31. You have to work ceaselessly on your end to digest and imbibe your opportunities or, I have come to believe, they will gradually slip away and knock on someone else's more receptive door. - Author: Elizabeth Gilbert
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#32. The way they knew that Bone Gap had gaps just wide enough for people to slip through, or slip away, leaving only their stories behind. - Author: Laura Ruby
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#33. After the kids are asleep you ... well, you know. Whatever it is. You slip away for a night. - Author: Jennifer Garner
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#34. We can hold to the iron rod even if others slip away and a few end up mocking us from "the great and spacious building." - Author: Neal A. Maxwell
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#35. The reason we might lose love is because we are always looking outside of us, thinking that the object or action of love is out there. That is why we allow the love, the harmony, the mature understanding, to slip away from ourselves. - Author: Nhat Hanh
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#36. Tranquillity hides in small spaces, and when found needs to be treasured, because you know it's a phantom that will slip away again. - Author: Diane Ackerman
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#37. And yet I was filled with grief. In the beginning of all love there is grief, because at that moment you're closest to the ghost of parting. You know how easily it could all slip away, how easily it could evaporate into eternal, never-to-be-consummated longing. - Author: Edeet Ravel
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#38. Only fear stands in your way. Forge ahead in spite of it and don't let anything slip away. You clould be glorious. - Author: Kaye Vincent
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#39. I noticed this process of waking, and predicted with terrifying logic that one of these years not far away I would be awake continuously and never slip back, and never be free of myself again. - Author: Annie Dillard
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#40. When we are crazy busy, we put our souls at risk. The challenge is not merely to make a few bad habits go away. The challenge is to not let our spiritual lives slip away. - Author: Kevin DeYoung
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#41. Catch your dreams before they slip away
Dying all the time
Lose your dreams
And you will lose your mind - Author: Rolling Stones
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#42. With women, I've got a long bamboo pole with a leather loop on the end. I slip the loop around their necks so they can't get away or come too close. Like catching snakes. - Author: Marlon Brando
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#43. How easily they spoke of love. And yet, when she'd needed the certainty of his feeling for her, he'd let her slip away, never able to bring himself to tell her about the ways in which he'd been changed. He'd been incapable he'd let Nenebah believe the problem lay with her. - Author: Aminatta Forna
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#44. Let the suns warmth fall on your face, bask in the light, let the shadows fall softly on your shoulders, don't look back, keep walking, feel the shadows slip away. Look forward to a new day. - Author: Jennifer Calvert
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#45. I almost let the best thing that ever happened to me slip away because I was hung up on ideas of what I 'should' want. Sometimes there is no 'should,' there's only a single chance to grab on to happiness. - Author: Nalini Singh
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#46. On those we love:
"Every year that passed, it seemed a little more of her had slipped away; and I began to fear that one day I would come to foget her altogether. But the truth is: No matter how much time passes, those we have loved never slip away from us entirely. - Author: Amor Towles
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#47. I like rivers. They promise to take you places you ain't never dreamed of. Besides, if you got troubles? Just slip into a river and let the current carry them away. That's what I think when I'm in a river. - Author: Judith Redline Coopey
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#48. Days like these go on for years. It's the ones you want to last that slip away - one, two, three - in seconds. - Author: Gayle Forman
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#49. Trouble. Sweetheart. Sang. Don't. Don't slip away." He sniffed.
I felt a droplet meeting my forehead.
Gabriel was crying.
"I need you," he whispered. "Comeback to me. I need you. - Author: C.L.Stone
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#50. Too many times we stand aside, and let the waters slip away. Til what we put off til tomorrow has now become today. - Author: Garth Brooks
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#51. Chapter 19 Where are you, Aeney? You slip away from me as you always did. Where are you? - Author: Niall Williams
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#52. Humor is the great thing, the saving thing. The minute it crops up, all our irritations and resentments slip away and a sunny spirit takes their place. - Author: Mark Twain
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#53. Understand I will quietly slip away from the noisy crowd when I see the pale stars rising, blooming over the oaks.
I'll pursue the solitary pathways of the twilight meadows with only this one dream. You come too. - Author: Rainer Maria Rilke
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#54. Life is a miracle thus don't let it slip away
You were given a heart and a purpose for reason
so love and cherish each day
See the beauty in everything and know everything is beautiful
Be gracious and forgiving and follow the examples
of Gods only son. - Author: Sandile Sean Mntla
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#55. It's a grand thing to be able to take your money in your hand and to think no more of it when it slips away from you than you would a trout that would slip back into the stream. - Author: Lady Gregory
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#56. This set off a series of additional questions from Batty, which Iantha gracefully took on, giving Rosalind the chance to slip away unnoticed. She crossed the street to the Geigers' house, headed round to the back, and knocked on the kitchen door, just as she'd done a thousand times before. - Author: Jeanne Birdsall
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#57. What is hell to a writer? Hell is being too busy to find the time to write or being unable to find the inspiration. Hell is suddenly finding the words but being away from your notebook or typewriter. Hell is when the verses slip away through your fingers and they never return again. - Author: R.M. Engelhardt
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#58. When we let our freedoms slip away without a fight or even without concern, we take freedom, prosperity and happiness away from our posterity. What kind of people do that? Are we such people? These are questions each of us must face. - Author: Oliver DeMille
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#59. Knuckle deep inside the borderline.
This may hurt a little but it's something you'll get used to.
Relax. Slip away. - Author: Maynard James Keenan
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#60. He knew how isolated he could become and hardly notice it was happening. How relationships could slip away like smoke in the breeze. How easily he could sink into himself. How natural and benign his isolating obsessions could seem. - Author: John Verdon
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#61. Sometimes when you lose someone, it's at that moment that you realize how much they mean to you. And when that happens, and when you think about how you let them slip away, you know you'd do anything just to have them there with you again. - Author: Jennifer Farwell
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#62. Gruesome that nobody wants to go near it. Then you slip away." "But the Canning Master's family, - Author: Adam Johnson
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#63. Using a fisherman's net with large holes will only catch big fish; letting the smaller ones escape unharmed. It is a lot like life: focusing only on one golden opportunity lets the smaller ones slip away unnoticed. However, starting small will catch larger opportunities over time. - Author: Adam Santo
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#64. They're not doing much for themselves. I'm sure they'd rather slip away, relax their fingers and float, but they can't. They're not allowed. Effort is so painful; our knuckles are white, yet we keep clinging. The alternative is suicide- and we are too fearful for that. - Author: Wesley Stace
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#65. Smart lad, to slip betimes away
From fields where glory does not stay
And early though the laurel grows
It withers quicker than the rose. - Author: A.E. Housman
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#66. At night when I lie awake I can hear it, quiet but unrelenting, undeniable: a whisper in my head, Slip away. When I close my eyes, my head is filled with images of past and future lives, the things I dreamed I wanted, the things I had and threw away. - Author: Paula Hawkins
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#67. Deep in my heart I'm concealing things that I'm longing to say. Scared to confess what I'm feeling - frightened you'll slip away. - Author: Madonna
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#68. We chase after ghosts and spirits and are left holding only memories and dreams. It's not that we want what we can't have; it's that we've held all we could want and then had to watch it slip away. - Author: Charles De Lint
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#69. All grief would slip away and all questions would be remembered as the uncomprehending wails of a newborn who did not grasp the meaning of his existence and hungered only for milk. - Author: Michael D. O'Brien
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#70. There is great power in loving, consistent, fervent family prayer. Don't deny your families this blessing. Don't allow the strength that comes from family prayer to slip away from you and your loved ones through neglect. - Author: John H. Groberg
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#71. Maybe you once were excited about that person God supernaturally brought into your life as a marriage partner, but now all the excitement has worn off. Don't' allow that sense of a miracle to slip away. Don't get so familiar with each other that you take one another for granted. - Author: Joel Osteen
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#72. All that is important is this one moment in movement. Make the moment important, vital, and worth living. Do not let it slip away unnoticed and unused. - Author: Martha Graham
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#73. I slip away into the night, I won't have much to take. Only the story of this life, with you, I leave behind - Author: S.L. Northey
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#74. They have learned that resistance is actually possible. The holds are beginning to slip away. - Author: George Jackson
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#75. Don't let that girl slip away." A single shake. "Lonely is no way to live." He tapped me on the chest. "And you been lonely since the moment I met you. - Author: Charles Martin
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#76. Right now life is on pause and I want it that way, because she can't slip away from me entirely until I start moving on. - Author: Mindy McGinnis
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#77. K
Maybe one day when we're older and wiser, our paths will cross again and we can do it right. You're the love of my life. I can't believe I let that slip away. I hope one day it'll come back.
All of my love and apologies are forever yours, as am I.
S - Author: Emily Trunko
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#78. How is it right to slip free of an old skin and walk away from the scene of the crime? We came, we saw, we took away and we left behind, we must be allowed our anguish and our regrets. - Author: Barbara Kingsolver
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#79. Her throat is tight with fear. She is afraid of how this man, this stranger, has already changed the sensation of being alive. She is afraid he will slip away. - Author: Maggie Shipstead
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#80. I may be the type who manages to grab all the pointless things in life but lets the really important things slip away. - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#81. Take it from someone who's had it before ... you don't want to let it slip away. Fight for her. - Author: Colleen Hoover
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#82. Alan Watts, the Buddhist scholar, proposed the existence of a mental faculty he called forgettory, which is the flip side of memory. There are times, Watts maintained, when we need to forget things, to let them slip away into the unremembered past. - Author: Larry Dossey
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#83. It was hard work being old. It was like being a baby, in reverse. Every day for an infant means some new little thing learned; every day for the old means some little thing lost. Names slip away, dates mean nothing, sequences become muddled, and faces blurred. Both infancy and age are tiring times. - Author: Elizabeth Taylor
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#84. I know that collector types can be a pain in the neck and seem perpetually frozen in time - or at least in their parents' basement - but someone has to look out for the past, lest it slip away forever. - Author: Henry Rollins
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#85. I remain quiet. I am determined to close myself to the world, to tighten my heart and hold what has not yet been stolen from me. I cannot let myself slip away. I will hold what I am inside, and keep my hands tight around all the things I have seen and heard, and felt. - Author: Hannah Kent
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#86. Anybody who has a career is going to have to deal with a rumor in their time, or something that usually isn't true. I have a great team behind me and a family that supports me. I just care too much about my career. I have been working too long to let it slip away for something stupid. - Author: Jesse McCartney
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#87. However we pass Time, he passes still,
Passing away whatever the pastime,
And, whether we use him well or ill,
Some day he gives us the slip for the last time. - Author: Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl Of Lytton
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#88. Sometimes we get caught up in our troubles and our problems and we let life slip away, but life is precious, all of life, and one must try to take in as much of it as possible. - Author: Yanni
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#89. The best ideas come unexpectedly from a conversation or a common activity like watering the garden. These can get lost or slip away if not acted on when they occur. - Author: Ruth Asawa
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#90. All those hints and glimpses of a larger and more satisfying democracy, which literature and our own hopes supply, have a tendency to slip away from us and to leave us sadly unguided and perplexed when we attempt to act upon them. - Author: Jane Addams
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#91. What is the soul? What color is it? I suspected my soul, being mischievous, might slip away while I was dreaming and fail to return. I did my best not to fall asleep, to keep it inside of me where it belonged. - Author: Patti Smith
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#92. Do not allow to slip away from you freedoms the people who came before you won with such hard knocks. - Author: D.H. Lawrence
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#93. What we do with this peace-whether we preserve it and defend it, or whether we lose it and let it slip away-will be the measure of our worthiness of the spirit and sacrifice of the hundreds of thousands who gave their lives in two World Wars, Korea, and in Vietnam. - Author: Richard M. Nixon
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#94. The focus and the concentration and the attention to detail that flying takes is a kind of meditation. I find it restful and engaging, and other things slip away. - Author: Harrison Ford
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#95. So life goes on. For years we plant the seed, we feel ourselves rich; and then come other years when time does its work and our plantation is made sparse and thin. One by one, our comrades slip away, deprive us of their shade. - Author: Antoine De Saint-Exupery
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#96. She agreed with everything that was planned for her, and made her own arrangements later, for she had discovered that the easiest way through life was to set out obediently upon the appointed path and then slip away down a side turning. - Author: Elizabeth Cadell
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#97. To hold a human soul in the palm of your hand like a pebble. To feel somebody slip away, yet by your actions to bring her back! Not even a king had such power. - Author: Noah Gordon
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#98. That was the thing about love. It didn't leave because you told it to go. It simply stayed quiet, bleeding out from the pain, still praying you wouldn't let it slip away. - Author: Brittainy C. Cherry
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#99. I need to fix my makeup.I realized she probably just wanted a chance to compose herself. Maybe she just wanted to slip away completely. After what just happened, I couldn't blame her. Hell, maybe I'd get lucky and we could end this whole thing now. - Author: Joe Schreiber
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#100. Most mornings I get away, slip out the door before light, set forth on the dim, gray road, letting my feet find a cadence that softly carries me on. Nobody is up - all alone my journey begins. Some - Author: William Stafford
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