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Top 100 Thorn Quotes

#1. Better one thorn pluck'd out than all remain. - Author: Horace
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#2. Don't run away from grief, o' soul/ Look for the remedy inside the pain/ because the rose came from the thorn/ and the ruby came from a stone. - Author: Rumi
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#3. Brother, stand the pain. Escape the poison of your impulses. The sky will bow to your beauty, if you do. Learn to light the candle. Rise with the sun. Turn away from the cave of your sleeping. That way a thorn expands to a rose. - Author: Rumi
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#4. The thorn keeps us from over-inflating - Author: Fraser Young
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#5. This is your sword. You press the pointy end into the enemy. Try not to let him make eye contact with you and remember, he spits invisible poison. (Thorn) - Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
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#6. Nah, if she's the rose, he can be her thorn." Calo snapped his fingers. "The Thorn of Camorr! Now, that's got some shine to it!"
"That's the dumbest fucking thing I've ever heard," said Locke. - Author: Scott Lynch
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#7. The things of the world knew so much more than we did and lived them more truly. The thorn trees had no grief or fear. The constellations didn't fight or hold themselves back, nor did the translucent hook of the moon. Everything was momentary and endless. - Author: Paula McLain
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#8. Disheartened, enraptured, and strangely lightheaded, Grady emerged from the trees and walked back through town to the island bridge, his ankles and hands marked up with thorn scratches. - Author: Molly Ringle
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#9. Not that I want to be thin. Heaven forbid. I do not want to take up less space in the world. I should like to take up more... - Author: Ellen Hart
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#10. Even when you tear its petals off one after another,
the rose keeps laughing and doesn't bend in pain.
"Why should I be afflicted because of a thorn?
It is the thorn which taught me how to laugh."
Whatever you lost through fate,
be certain that it saved you from pain. - Author: Rumi
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#11. I'll tell you what, I love my daddy. And he's so special. He's meant so much to me, so it's not a thorn in my side to be known as Billy Graham's daughter. It's a privilege. - Author: Anne Graham Lotz
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#12. And never since harvests were ripened, / Or laborers born, / Have men gathered figs of the thistle, / Or grapes of the thorn! - Author: Phoebe Cary
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#13. I have a faithful joy and a joy that is lost. One is like a rose, the other, a thorn. The one that was stolen I have not lost. - Author: Gabriela Mistral
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#14. I forgave her, of course. I always did; I had to, because there were only the two of us. The two of us on our thorn-encircled island, waiting for rescue; and, on the mainland, everyone else. - Author: Margaret Atwood
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#15. Nothing like a little wanton destruction to get boys excited, Thorn thought, smiling to himself. - Author: John Flanagan
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#16. Just because I am increasingly bored by sabermetric arcana doesn't mean anyone else has to be; it remains good for people who like that sort of thing. - Author: John Thorn
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#17. Why we play as children is not because it is our work or because it is how we learn, though both statements are true; we play because we are wired for joy, it is imperative as human beings. - Author: John Thorn
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#18. Anna's spiritual formation was relegated to cultural expressions of faith: the Christmas Baby Jesus and his gifts, the Easter risen Christ and his chocolate bunnies, and a copy of The Thorn Birds pulled from her mother's bookshelf. - Author: Jill Alexander Essbaum
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#19. Don't let the fear of the thorn keep you from the rose. - Author: Groucho Marx
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#20. The heroes of our youth grow old - 'the boys of summer in their ruin', in Dylan Thomas's verse - yet we seem the same. - Author: John Thorn
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#21. But ne'er the rose without the thorn. - Author: Robert Herrick
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#22. She was a hurt animal- a tiger willing to destroy the whole jungle to get a thorn out of its paw.
And he knew she would destroy him, too, if he got in her way. - Author: Kit Alloway
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#23. Thorn. Good demon overlord. - Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
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#24. Flowers of all hue, and without thorn the rose. - Author: John Milton
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#25. At times God will delay granting you relief in order to draw you closer to himself. He might want to teach you just how helpless you really are and how all-sufficient he really is. Sometimes God will allow you to suffer for a season to test and strengthen your faith. - Author: Joe Thorn
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#26. If I look at the one thorn that is in my side, of all my life, it is my weight. I fret about it, I'm anxious about it, being an actor on television - it drives me insane. It just seems to be something that plays a central part in waking up in the morning and thinking, 'How am I with myself today?' - Author: Deborah Mailman
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#27. Salon prepared for you and Miss Thorn to enjoy tea. - Author: Rose Gordon
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#28. The rose and the thorn, and sorrow and gladness are linked together. - Author: Saadi
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#29. Only in art will the lion lie down with the lamb, and the rose grow without thorn. - Author: Martin Amis
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#30. Pippa's Song The year's at the spring The day's at the morn Morning's at seven, The Hill side's dew-pearled The lark's on the wing The snail's on the thorn God's in his heaven- All's right with the world - Author: Robert Browning
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#31. Sweet love, sweet thorn, when lightly to my heart. I took your thrust, whereby I since am slain, And I lie disheveled in the grass apart, A sodden thing bedrenched by tears and rain. - Author: Edna St. Vincent Millay
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#32. When someone refuses to tell me a certain piece of information, it only makes me that much more determined to find out the truth. I hate being ignorant. For me, a question unanswered is like a thorn in my side - Author: Christopher Paolini
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#33. May our lives be born from the beauty of darkness, and shine with the possibility of light. - Author: T. Thorn Coyle
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#34. What you have despised in yourself
as a thorn opens into a rose. - Author: Rumi
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#35. If I hold you in my heart, you'll wither;
Become a thorn if I hold you in my eyes.
No, I'll make a place for you within my soul instead
So you'll be my love in lives beyond this life. - Author: Rumi
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#36. Oh dear, oh deary me!" Thorn said in a ridiculous falsetto voice. "What are we going to do? It's twelve big hairy guardsmen and Mahmel in a natty green hat."
It was all very well to joke about it, Hal thought, but the situation was serious. - Author: John Flanagan
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#37. Now he stood in the farthest end of the cave, in front of the great lion chase he had watched Thorn paint so long ago. He saw again: it was by far the greatest painting in the the cave, maybe the world. Maybe it would always be the greatest painting. - Author: Kim Stanley Robinson
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#38. I don't like half the folks I love. - Author: Paul Thorn
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#39. Aidan pulled against his bonds. "They keep talking to him in a whole bunch of languages. A lot of French. Something about the Thorn of Istra. I think he's in trouble."
"Are you?" Tana asked.
"Not exactly," said Gavriel. - Author: Holly Black
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#40. Please come out so I can see your face," Darcy said.
There was a smile in Thorn's voice when he said, "I gave my jeans to Warrick. I'm no' shy, lass, but I doona want to embarrass Warrick. - Author: Donna Grant
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#41. I am a thorn in the side of designers. - Author: Robin Givhan
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#42. Your views of God and self are not small ideas of little consequence. - Author: Joe Thorn
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#43. The thorn from the bush one has planted, nourished and pruned pricks more deeply and draws more blood. - Author: Maya Angelou
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#44. There is nothing more dreadful than the habit of doubt. Doubt separates people. It is a poison that disintegrates friendships and breaks up pleasant relations. It is a thorn that irritates and hurts; it is a sword that kills. - Author: Gautama Buddha
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#45. If you could kill a man by frowning at his back, the Breaker of Swords would have fallen bloody through the Last Door that day, but a frown is no blade, and Thorn's hatred cut no one but her. - Author: Joe Abercrombie
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#46. I am just a thorn in everybody's side. - Author: John McAfee
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#47. I see time away hasn't made you any more charming. (Fang)
Oh, I can be charming. I just choose not to. People start to think you like them, then when you stab them in the back, they take it so personally. Really pisses me off. (Thorn) - Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
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#48. Your suffering is real, but those who trust the Lord will find life even in the midst of death. - Author: Joe Thorn
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#49. The shame, the roused feeling of exposure acted on his brain, made him heavy, unutterably heavy. - Author: D.H. Lawrence
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#50. When the roses are gone, nothing is left but the thorn. - Author: Ovid
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#51. By the time I was 10 or 12, I had discovered the lure of the romance genre - and the dusty copy of 'The Thorn Birds' on my parents' bookshelf. - Author: Sarah MacLean
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#52. (...) he was beginning to be himself. And now he wanted madly to be free to go on. A home, his work, and absolute freedom to move and to be, in her, with her, this was his passionate desire. He thought in a kind of ecstasy, living an hour of painful intensity. - Author: D.H. Lawrence
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#53. Before man's fall the rose was born,St. Ambrose says, without the thorn;But for man's fault then was the thornWithout the fragrant rose-bud born; But ne'er the rose without the thorn. - Author: Robert Herrick
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#54. We know these men are professionals whose services are up for bid and whose bags are packed, and yet we call them our own and take personal, even civic pride in their accomplishments. - Author: John Thorn
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#55. Some people are like thorns. But you have to let them be thorns, because thorns can't turn into petals. The trick is not letting them prick you; never let a thorn prick you! - Author: C. JoyBell C.
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#56. The bee, though it finds every rose has a thorn, comes back loaded with honey from his rambles; and why should not other tourists do the same? - Author: Thomas Chandler Haliburton
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#57. A fool is a thorn in his own flesh,
and day after day his wounds worsen.
The more he serves folly,
the more foolish he becomes. - Author: Matshona Dhliwayo
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#58. Since presumably the world exists for God's enjoyment, not in any simple sense, of course, but as you enjoy the being of a child even when he is in every way a thorn in your heart. - Author: Marilynne Robinson
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#59. Eddie asks, So what next?
And Jesus, his eyes dark but laced with a hint of mercy, the thorn scars just barely visible at his hairline, says, Damned if I know. - Author: Tom Piccirilli
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#60. Of all the trees that grow so fair Old England to adorn,
Greater are none beneath the Sun
Than Oak, and Ash and Thorn. - Author: Rudyard Kipling
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#61. To smile at the jest which plants a thorn in another's breast is to become a principal in the mischief. - Author: Richard Brinsley Sheridan
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#62. When Lilia was four years old, her mother filled a shallow dish with Lilia's blood and fed it to the boars that patrolled the thorn fence. - Author: Kameron Hurley
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#63. You seriously lack people skills. (Fang)
And I flunked anger management the moment I put the counselor through a stone wall. (Thorn) - Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
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#64. This was nostalgia in the literal Greek sense: the pain of not being able to return to one's home and family. - Author: John Thorn
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#65. If I Separated Myself
From You ... I Would Turn
Entirely Thorn! - Author: Rumi
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#66. Anger was a reliable defense, but one that allowed no chance of final victory. Anger was a medicine but never a cure, briefly numbing the pain without extracting the thorn that caused the agony. - Author: Dean Koontz
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#67. You are lucky, Thorn. You are very lucky."
"Doubtless. Not every girl gets to be stabbed through the face."
"And by a duke of royal blood too! - Author: Joe Abercrombie
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#68. The thorn in the cushion of the editorial chair. - Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
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#69. The Thorn of Istra, her mind supplied. That's the Thorn of Istra.
Lots. He's killed lots and lots and lots. - Author: Holly Black
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#70. Each time you allow the past to hold your future, [he] steals more and more from you. - Author: Pepper D. Basham
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#71. We are not immortal ourselves, my friend; how can we expect our enjoyments to be so? We have no rose without its thorn; no pleasure without alloy. It is the law of our existence; and we must acquiesce. - Author: Thomas Jefferson
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#72. Can I ask you something?" Jo
"Maybe" Thorn
"What's between you and Karma?" Jo
"Right about now ... three miles." Thorn - Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
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#73. Thorn bushes grow where armies have camped. - Author: Laozi
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#74. Several hundred feet ahead, Saphira and Thorn tussled, two giants in the night. - Author: Christopher Paolini
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#75. Sovereign of beauty, like the spray she grows;Compass'd she is with thorns and canker'd bower.Yet, were she willing to be pluck'd and worn,She would be gather'd, though she grew on thorn. - Author: Robert Greene
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#76. A thorn in your side is better than a thorn in your soul. - Author: Matshona Dhliwayo
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#77. Thorn, Gardener, get it? More skeptical people tended to believe that the Thorn family simply named itself after their high position in the Gardeners. I had my own theory. I thought his name was Thorn because he's a giant prick. - Author: Erica Lindquist
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#78. Baseball presents a living heritage, a game poised between the powerful undertow of seasons past and the hope of next day, next week, next year. - Author: John Thorn
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#79. Dorian used to watch you like a starving man who wants meat. Now he looks at you like he wants seconds. - Author: Richelle Mead
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#80. A romantic, I think, picks the rose and is careless with the thorn. - Author: Gene Tierney
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#81. And if I die? (Fang)
I'll know and I won't be happy. Remember, wolf, I'm one of the few beings who can follow you into the afterworld and seriously fuck you up there. Don't fail me. (Thorn) - Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
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#82. There were people who gave everything they had to the war because it was the last war and by winning it we would remove war like a thorn from the flesh of the world and there wouldn't be any more such horrible nonsense. - Author: John Steinbeck
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#83. The old man was cranky, bitter bastard, but it's the thorn in your side that leaves the biggest hole. - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#84. I dip my forefinger in the watery blood of your impotent mad redeemer, and write over his thorn-torn brow: The true prince of evil- the king of the slaves! - Author: Anton Szandor LaVey
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#85. Alice Stewart [is] a much underestimated scientist who has been an indomitable challenger of the establishment and a thorn in the flesh of the nuclear industry. - Author: Joseph Rotblat
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#86. When a rose dies, a thorn is left behind. - Author: Ovid
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#87. I don't think I'm a thorn in the industry, I'm just another part of it. - Author: Neil Young
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#88. Nature shaped the claw to trap, and the tooth to kill, but the thorn ... the thorn's only purpose is to hurt. - Author: Mark Lawrence
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#89. I'm looking for the binding energy of a look
a crop of reflections to be reaped
in a winter of thorn
when icebergs of illusion will melt
to be served at high tea
and the spaces between the poles pinned down - Author: Nancy Peters
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#90. Lok was running as fast as he could. His head was down and he carried his thorn bush horizontally for balance and smacked the drifts of vivid buds aside with his free hand. - Author: William Golding
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#91. The puritan through life's sweet garden goes to pluck the thorn and cast away the rose. - Author: Kenneth Hare
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#92. But the dream is never forgotten, only put aside and never out of reach: Where once the dream connected boys with the world of men, now it reconnects men with the spirit of boys. - Author: John Thorn
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#93. I am Thorn, and I have come to make you bleed, - Author: P.A. Ross
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#94. The Arab League tells us to go in and take out Qaddafi. We've spent billions of dollars already with respect to the Arab League. Billions of dollars, because they told us to do it. Why aren't they paying for it? They don't like Qaddafi, Qaddafi's been a terrible thorn in their side. - Author: Donald Trump
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#95. Finally, for all of us but a lucky few, the dream of playing big-time baseball is relinquished so we can get on with grown-up things. - Author: John Thorn
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#96. The whole point of life is learning to live with the consequences of the bad decision we've made. - Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
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#97. Fuck up and I'll most likely kill you. Fuck up bad enough and I'll torture you first."
"-Thorn - Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
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#98. Fortunately, Captain Helena Thorn had acquired a reputation for an eclectic taste in sexual companions and a fast turnover - Author: Sophie Angmering
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#99. He who wants a rose must respect her thorn. - Author: Andre Gide
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#100. This move is called Qworegoys,
and the women of my grandmother's family taught it to their daughters just as they taught them to make thorn-bush fences to protect the hut from hyenas. - Author: Ayaan Hirsi Ali
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