I Like to Collect Quotes

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    "Dead people receive more flowers

    than the living ones because the regret is stronger than gratitude" Quoted tersely but carries such meaning that leaves you genuinely in a world of wonders..
    cherryylips cherryylips
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 22, 2015

    My Favorite Quote

    We came into this world not to find a perfect person to love, but to learn to love an imperfect person perfectly
    calzona calzona
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Dec 12, 2010

    "Eat her like you need her.

    **** her like you haven't seen her in months." - Me
    glassbonespaperskin glassbonespaperskin
    18-21, F
    Apr 16

    don't tell me sky is the limit

    when they are footprints in the moon
    ElleTamon ElleTamon
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Nov 15, 2014

    A bore is someone who deprives you of solitude

    without providing you with company. -Oscar Wilde
    Ordinarylady Ordinarylady
    26-30, F
    Mar 10

    "Unless Commitment is made,

    there are only Promises and Hopes... But no Plans." Peter F. Drucker
    lifetime201 lifetime201
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Sep 7, 2014

    Stay away from people

    who make you feel like you're hard to love. - unknown
    DoIknowmenow DoIknowmenow
    26-30, F
    Mar 19

    I will love myself despite the ease in

    which I lean toward the opposite. - shane koycak
    KaterinaPetr0va KaterinaPetr0va
    22-25, F
    Mar 14
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jul 22, 2015

    "Your self-esteem won't come from body parts.

    You need to step away from the mirror every once in a while, and look for another reflection, like the one in the eyes of the people who love you and admire you." — Stacy London
    ThunderWaffles ThunderWaffles
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Apr 7

    "Having kids makes you no more a parent,

    than having a piano makes you a pianist." ~ Michael Levine
    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94
    22-25, F
    Jul 4, 2015

    Idiots

    I found this just now and I believe that it is brilliant. "Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level, then beat you with experience" Unknown
    bcj bcj
    51-55, M
    22 Responses Jun 19, 2010

    " Sometimes we expect more from others

    because we would be willing to do that much more for them." -Unknown
    Littlemisslollipop Littlemisslollipop
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 19

    Lasting Love Means~~~~(anonymous)

    Find someone that isn't afraid to admit they miss you. Someone that knows you're not perfect but treats you as if you are. Someone who couldn't imagine losing you. Someone who gives their heart to you completely. Someone who says I love you and proves it. Last but not least, find...
    akindheart akindheart
    56-60, F
    21 Responses Apr 10, 2012

    “the best kind of people are the ones

    that come into your life, and make you see the sun where you once saw clouds, the people that believe in you so much, you start to believe in you too, the people that love you, simply for being you, the once in a lifetime kind of people.”
    vikiii vikiii
    22-25, F
    Jul 3, 2014
    missyluvsmissy4me missyluvsmissy4me
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Mar 22

    "It's better to burn out

    than fade away." Kurt Cobain
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    11 Responses May 5, 2014

    ''Turn your face to the sun,

    and the shadows fall behind you.'' Maori Proverb
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jun 16, 2015

    "Existence would be intolerable

    if we were never to dream." ~Anatole France
    starphantom starphantom
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 9

    "Yes, I know, and I love to hear you say it,

    Louis. I need to hear you say it. I don't think anyone will ever say it quite like you do. Come on, say it again. I'm a perfect devil. Tell me how bad I am. It makes me feel so good!" ~Lestat
    starphantom starphantom
    18-21, F
    Mar 17

    Respect is for those

    who deserve it, not for those who demand it. 💯
    Sunshineh13 Sunshineh13
    22-25, F
    Jul 28, 2015

    Life is a series of natural and spontaneous

    change. Don't resist them - that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward to whatever way they like. ~Lao Tzu
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 3, 2015

    My Favorite Quote

    When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace. I found this written on a graffiti board at the university where I used to work, and it has been a favorite since.
    CherokeePatti CherokeePatti
    56-60, F
    19 Responses Oct 11, 2012

    "It's not who you are to the world,

    it's who you are to me."
    Littlemisslollipop Littlemisslollipop
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 12

    "I never really envision the finish of anything

    that I start. It's risk that fascinates, the moment of infinite possibility. It lures me through eternity when all other charms fail" ~Lestat de Lioncourt
    starphantom starphantom
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 28

    "Those who conquer the left,

    conquer the world"-? Anyone know who said this, I believe it is a boxing quote, but I can't remember for sure
    boxingman14 boxingman14
    13-15, M
    Mar 27

    The soil can grow both food

    and poison it doesn't care. The same with the mind. You reap what you sow. Be careful what you plant in your mind. Garden it well.
    Minimaxhall Minimaxhall
    26-30, M
    1 Response Oct 13, 2014
    missyluvsmissy4me missyluvsmissy4me
    41-45, F
    1 Response Mar 22
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jun 18, 2015

    Making someone smile

    and moan at the same time during make love should be a life goal for everyone.
    Rika39 Rika39
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 17

    "No one falls in love by choice,

    it is by chance. No one stays in love by chance, it is by work. And no one falls out of love by chance, it is by choice."
    micz521 micz521
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jan 4, 2015

    To Quote Mark Twain.

    "censorship is like telling a man he cant have his steak because a baby can't chew it.." - Mark Twain
    OnegativeGuy OnegativeGuy
    36-40, M
    7 Responses Aug 16, 2013

    “Intelligence is dangerous.

    Intelligence means you will start thinking on your own; you will start looking around on your own. You will not believe in the scriptures; you will believe only in your own experience.” Osho
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 10

    Here are some... "Some people are

    so poor, all they got is money" "Our happines depend on the thoughts we have"
    AngelaDodevska AngelaDodevska
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Jan 16, 2014

    Perhaps the most delightful friendships are

    those in which there is much agreement, much disputation, and yet more personal liking. George Eliot
    SiriusJT SiriusJT
    22-25, M
    Mar 22

    "J’ai aimé jusqu’à atteindre la folie.

    Ce que certains appellent la folie, mais ce qui pour moi, est la seule façon d’aimer." (I have loved to the point of madness; That which is called madness, That which to me, Is the only sensible way to love.) ~Françoise Sagan
    starphantom starphantom
    18-21, F
    Apr 14

    "Dear Past, Thanks for all the lessons.

    Dear future, I'M ready."
    Minimaxhall Minimaxhall
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Oct 12, 2014

    "Of ghosts, gods, and humans,

    humans are the most frightening of all. Ghosts harm for a vendetta. Gods harm for the sake of justice. But humans are the worst, for they harm others for no reason at all."-Loose english translation of a quote from a classic chinese novel I've been reading.
    Fuzzies Fuzzies
    61-65, M
    Mar 15

    Rebelle.

    “The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.” ~Albert Camus
    CyanCicada CyanCicada
    26-30, M
    Apr 9, 2013

    "All the best art comes from people

    who feel like they don't belong"
    ThunderWaffles ThunderWaffles
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 10
    DoIknowmenow DoIknowmenow
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 20

    Happiness is an allegory,

    unhappiness a story. -Tolstoy
    belikepotato belikepotato
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 9

    Before you start to judge me,

    step into my shoes and walk the life I'm living and if you get as far as I am, just maybe you will see how strong I really am. ~ unknown
    SirLaughalots SirLaughalots
    36-40, M
    4 Responses Apr 19, 2015

    "Be soft. Do not let the world make you hard.

    Do not let pain make you hate. Do not let the bitterness steal your sweetness. Take pride that even though the rest of the world may disagree, you still believe it to be a beautiful place." ? Kurt Vonnegut
    ThunderWaffles ThunderWaffles
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 10

    All that is gold does not glitter,

    Not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, Deep roots are not reached by the frost. From the ashes a fire shall be woken, A light from the shadows shall spring; Renewed shall be blade that was broken, The crownless...
    goodwitchofthenorth goodwitchofthenorth
    36-40, F
    1 Response Mar 13

    Take A Swim In Lake You

    I just watched a clip from last night's Celebrity Apprentice. Gary Busey was adamantly denying to his team mate Mark McGrath things he had already been shown on screen saying and doing. He said he felt like he was being targeted by the whole team for no reason. Mark was trying to...
    datura datura
    56-60, F
    31 Responses Apr 11, 2011

    Happiness will come to you

    when it comes from you. Success will be yours when you choose to take responsibility for making it so.
    iamsal iamsal
    13-15, F
    Mar 16

    Great Quotes To Live By!

    If you are depressed you are living in the past.  If you are anxious you are living in the future.  If you are at peace you are living in the present. You don't have to control your thoughts; you just have to stop letting them control you.     The problem is not the...
    LittleMilwee LittleMilwee
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Mar 12, 2013

    “butterflies can’t see their wings,

    they can’t see how truly beautiful they are, but everyone else can, people are like that as well.”
    vikiii vikiii
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 16, 2014

    Attitude!

    Oh my friend, it's not what they take away from you that counts. It's what you do with what you have left.~Hubert Humphrey
    Illiteratetroll Illiteratetroll
    46-50
    3 Responses May 28, 2013

    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
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 14

    "Love can sometimes be magic,

    but magic can sometimes just be an illusion." - Javan
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Mar 2, 2015
    iamsal iamsal
    13-15, F
    Mar 18

    "I'd rather die on my feet

    than live on my knees"~ Emiliano Zapata
    starphantom starphantom
    18-21, F
    Apr 13

    Some Beautiful Quotes

    -Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined. -Henry David Thoreau -Cause we all need the darkness, to see the light - Jason mraz -Reality continues to ruin my life. -Bill Watterson -For those who dare to dream, there is a whole world to win...
    krist1 krist1
    18-21, F
    May 28, 2013

    “The hours between 12am

    and 6am have a funny habit of making you feel like you’re either on top of the world, or under it.” Beau Taplin
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917
    22-25, F
    7 Responses Jun 10, 2014

    All it takes is one bad day to reduce the

    sanest man alive to lunacy. That's how far the world is from where I am. Just one bad day
    Cha0stheory Cha0stheory
    36-40, M
    Mar 19

    "Sometimes I feel like giving up.

    But then I remember I have a lot of people to prove wrong."- Unknown
    Slightlylostgirl Slightlylostgirl
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Nov 10, 2014
    ScissorhandsFingeredMe ScissorhandsFingeredMe
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 1
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