I Am a Quote Junkie

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    This Could Not Be More True...

    I still find each day too short for all the thoughts I want to think, all the walks I want to take, all the books I want to read, and all the friends I want to see. John Burroughs 
    Firegod74 Firegod74
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Sep 13, 2012

    Whenever I hear anyone arguing

    for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally. Abraham Lincoln
    jml2000 jml2000
    61-65, M
    Jul 21, 2014

    To Be Happy

    If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy, and inspires your hopes. ~ Andrew Carnegie
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Oct 11, 2013

    Why so serious all the time!

    You waste the funny bone. Yay "funny bone"
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 18, 2015

    'Painting is poetry that is seen

    rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.' Leonardo da Vinci.
    EvanescentIridescent EvanescentIridescent
    16-17, F
    Oct 2, 2015

    Love quotes. Being a humanities freak,

    the best statements usually become quotes. Getting a book of quotes can be a cheap way to get a basic education. Lol
    Nijima Nijima
    41-45, M
    Oct 2, 2015

    'Resentment is like drinking poison

    and waiting for the other person to die.' Carrie Fisher.
    EvanescentIridescent EvanescentIridescent
    16-17, F
    Oct 2, 2015

    The Most Amazing Secrets Are On Display, But They're Cloaked By Perception, More Inside

    We are then free to become. There are alternative economic models that do not use money - and our current economic model cannot be sustained without war, crime & punishment, poverty, hunger, ignorance, etc. etc. etc. The best alternative brings us back together whereas the...
    klegend0 klegend0
    18-21, M
    1 Response Oct 11, 2012

    I Told You I Am a Quote Junkie Lol

    "I'm afraid of the dark,and suspicious of the light." -Woody Allen
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    6 Responses Apr 15, 2009

    The means by which an end is reached must

    exemplify the value of the end itself.
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    Mar 6, 2014

    Your Destiny

    you have to love so u can be loved;you have to dream to have hope;you need hope to have faith and with faith you can move mountains;when u move those mountains,you can reach your destiny...
    vicdrago vicdrago
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Dec 1, 2010
    szchwakovpf szchwakovpf
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jul 21, 2014

    Brain Power

    "We use 10 percent of our brains. Imagine what we could accomplish if we used the other 60 percent." ~ Ellen Degeneres
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    1 Response Dec 10, 2011

    The beauty of the day lies in the hopes

    that we build in it, the love that surrounds us and the wonderful people who help us get better in life. ~ Jolene Hopes
    jml2000 jml2000
    61-65, M
    Mar 9, 2014

    Hindsight

    First there was today, and then it would be tomorrow, but beyond that things like next week were quite remote. ~Eva Figes
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    1 Response Mar 17, 2013

    I have quotes taped up all over my room.

    My favorite ones any way. They are so inspiring I just love them.
    VioletCarroll VioletCarroll
    16-17, F
    Mar 3, 2014
    CloseButNoGuitar CloseButNoGuitar
    26-30, M
    Oct 2, 2015
    LittleMilwee LittleMilwee
    22-25, F
    Jul 22, 2015

    Clicking My Red Shoes

    I told a dear friend the other day, I feel like Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz. In my mind and soul, I'm clicking my red shoes, I wanta go Home! hmmm... Is home where the heart is? Where you hang your hat? by ~ Phoebe Cary One sweetly solemn thought Comes to me o'er and o'er I am...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    1 Response Feb 12, 2012

    Us......

    Didn't you hear me when I said I won't take it any more,I won't be your mat lying on the floor...do you miss me when you think of me when lying alone,did you really think my heart is made of stone....its the hurt we never wanted,it's the hurt I never wanted,what we wanted we...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Feb 7, 2013

    Quote On Perseverence

    When we long for a life with no difficulties, remind us that oaks grow strong in contrary winds, and diamonds are made under pressure. -Peter Marshall
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Apr 15, 2009

    Begins With You

    Every circumstance and situation gives you the opportunity to choose this path, to allow your soul to shine through you, to bring into the physical world through you its unending and unfathomable reverence for and love of life. ~Gary Zukav
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    1 Response Mar 17, 2013

    I am a quote Junkie. I am always looking

    for new quotes that I can relate to, or that can match how I am feeling or what I am going through. I love finding a good quote that can make me feel like I am less alone, and one that can make me laugh too., that's always fun.
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 12, 2014

    "Behold, I send you out

    as sheep into the midst of wolves. Be wise as serpents and an innocent as doves." ~ Jesus
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Nov 5, 2014

    Oh but darling, why do we compare rollercoaters

    to people, because on rollercoasters, going down is the fun part
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 5, 2015

    you turn from strangers,

    to friends from friends, to lovers from lovers, to strangers with lots of memories
    Tinkerbell585 Tinkerbell585
    13-15, F
    Oct 3, 2015

    Life Is A Mystery

    " LIFE IS NOT A PUZZLE TO BE FIGURED OUT. IT IS A MYSTERY. A MYSTERY TO BE LIVED. A MYSTERY TO BE LOVED, A MYSTERY TO BE DANCED." -OSHO
    indigowitch indigowitch
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Dec 15, 2011

    Join my circle to hear about me

    and my life journey đź‘Ź
    arielbreedlove arielbreedlove
    22-25, F
    Mar 4, 2014

    Nothing ever goes away

    until it has taught us what we need to know. ~Pema Chodron
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    Jul 19, 2015

    Some German Proverbs

    Coffee and love are best when they are hot." "Hunger is the best cook." An example from the monkey: the higher it climbs, the more you see of its behind. A fence lasts three years, a dog lasts three fences, a horse lasts three dogs, and a man lasts three horses...
    lonelycloud36 lonelycloud36
    41-45, M
    1 Response Oct 25, 2009

    Life is a series of natural

    and spontaneous changes. Don't resist them ...that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward. In whatever way they like. ~Lao-Tzo
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    Dec 3, 2015

    "She wasn't doing a thing

    that I could see, except standing there leaning on the balcony railing, holding the universe together"
    alonewiththegods alonewiththegods
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 20, 2015

    I have several quote books

    and They act as inspiration to me. I love reading uplifting things :)
    Harmony242 Harmony242
    26-30, F
    Dec 21, 2014

    A Better Walker

    "It is necessary that, in continuing what you have begun, your will, your intelligence, your sensibilites be ever on the alert. It is this unceasing activity in yourself that is the reward of your effort. The road on which you walk may, perhaps not lead you where you wished to go...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Feb 5, 2012
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    1 Response Dec 21, 2014

    Remember this quote Khaleesi.

    Be strong Be smart Be brave
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 18, 2015

    And what is so rare as a day in June?

    Then, if ever, come perfect days. James Russell Lowell
    jml2000 jml2000
    61-65, M
    1 Response Jun 3, 2014

    Love, cherish, and respect yourself.

    Become your own best friend and take care of yourself, for you are the only person with whom you will surely have a lifelong relationship. ~ A quote from the book, Open Your Mind, Open Your Life, By Taro Gold. A book of Eastern Wisdom
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    1 Response Aug 25, 2014

    I Love Eastern Wisdom

    One of my Teachers, that i learn from his quotes is ~ Mahatma Gandhi. Here is my all time favorite quote from him. Keep your thoughts postive, because your thoughts become your words. Keep your words postive, because your words become your behavior. Keep your behavior postive...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    9 Responses Oct 8, 2010

    Pay Attention

    "To pay attention to what someone does not do is often more important than noting what he does." ~The Method of Zen, Eugen Herrigel, 1974
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Dec 30, 2012

    "Quotes are a food for the soul.

    They only do you good if you take them in" I'm such a quote junkie.. quotes everywhere
    Spfxartist13 Spfxartist13
    16-17, F
    1 Response Jun 19, 2015

    Oneself

    The task is to define oneself, for oneself, in a manner that enables a relationship to oneself. In so doing, one becomes who one truly is. ~ Dr. Allan W. Anderson
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Sep 28, 2013

    One Thing Leads To Another ....

    Here is just one of my favorite quotes from one of the wisest men that walked the Earth! Keep your thoughts postive, because your thoughts become words. Keep your words postive, because your words become your behavior. Keep your behavior postive, because your behavior becomes...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    12 Responses Jul 6, 2010

    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    Jul 19, 2015

    The Art Of Love

    The first step to make is to become aware that love is an art, just as living is an art; if we want to learn how to love we must proceed in the same way we have to proceed if we want to learn any other art, say music, painting, carpentry, or the art of medicine or engineering...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    1 Response May 22, 2012
    Amym014 Amym014
    31-35, F
    Oct 8, 2015
    EmojiGirl EmojiGirl
    18-21, F
    Dec 22, 2014
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    4 Responses Jan 8, 2015

    I love a great, memorable quote!

    I just love it when people say so much with so few words. A short sentence or two is all it takes to express something with a lot of meaning. :)
    CarverReturns CarverReturns
    22-25, F
    Apr 1

    Tribute To The Crazy Ones

    "Here's to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square hole. The ones who see things differently. They're not fond of rules. And they have no respect for the status quo. You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them...
    indigowitch indigowitch
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Dec 16, 2011

    Related Experiences

    this is one of my own quotes that discribes me and the like "Better to be alone then being abandoned and forgotten"
    SladeBolinLeaderofEp SladeBolinLeaderofEp
    18-21, M
    Apr 18
    Funny huh? I like reading quotes about love, but I have no clue what love even feels like. Let me guess, the inability to feel love counts as a disorder too? It wouldn't surprise...
    EridianaAndErin EridianaAndErin
    13-15, F
    Apr 17
    I remember posting this quote before but I really do love it. It speaks about not being afraid to get hurt, that you have to take risks and put yourself out there. Life is not...
    VioletVivid VioletVivid
    26-30
    Apr 17
    I have an obsession with quotes because other people are so much better at putting my feelings into words than I am -cool person on tumblr
    thinkofaname thinkofaname
    16-17, F
    Apr 11
    "People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from...
    Aleahya Aleahya
    22-25, F
    Apr 9
    "L’essentiel est invisible pour les yeux. (What is essential is invisible to the eye.)" 'Le Petit Prince' - Saint-Exupéry
    Letmebee Letmebee
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 8
    Many people die at twenty five and are not buried until they are seventy five.
    iamnotperfect iamnotperfect
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Apr 8
    Eros' [?] That bruise you left on my chest is the best proof that you too frothed of loneliness... [?] The sea is like love: you get in and you never know whether you'll come out...
    ScissorhandsFingeredMe ScissorhandsFingeredMe
    16-17, F
    Apr 8
    "Bananas are good" - Christopher Eccleston
    BioticCactus2 BioticCactus2
    13-15, T
    3 Responses Apr 8
    I became strong when you set me free and I became even stronger when I let you go
    endlessl0ve endlessl0ve
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 8
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