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being born Quotes

10 of the best book quotes about being born
  1. #1
    “Lincoln was not great because he was born in a log cabin, but because he got out of it.”
  2. #2
    “If we didn’t have birthdays, you wouldn’t be you. If you’d never been born, well then what would you do? [...] Why, you might be a WASN’T!”
  3. #3
    “If you’d never been born, then you might be an ISN’T! An Isn’t has no fun at all. No he disn’t.”
  4. #4
    “I wish I was still an atheist. Believing I was born into a harsh, uncaring cosmos – in which my existence was a random roll of the dice and I was destined to die and rot and then be gone forever – was infinitely more comforting than the truth.”
  5. #5
    “The Christian says, ‘Creatures are not born with desires unless satisfaction for those desires exists. A baby feels hunger: well, there is such a thing as food. A duckling wants to swim: well, there is such a thing as water. Men feel sexual desire: well, there is such a thing as sex.”
  6. #6
    “Girls like her were born in a storm. They have lightning in their souls. Thunder in their hearts. And chaos in their bones.”
  7. #7
    “Some people are born with tornadoes in their lives, but constellations in their eyes. Other people are born with stars at their feet, but their souls are lost at sea.”
  8. #8
    “Every child born into the world is nature’s attempt to make a perfect human being.”
  9. #9
    “I knew that if I allowed fear to overtake me, my journey was doomed. Fear, to a great extent, is born of a story we tell ourselves, and so I chose to tell myself a different story from the one women are told. I decided I was safe. I was strong. I was brave. Nothing could vanquish me.”
  10. #10
    “The Christian says, ‘Creatures are not born with desires unless satisfaction for those desires exists. A baby feels hunger: well, there is such a thing as food. A duckling wants to swim: well, there is such a thing as water. Men feel sexual desire: well, there is such a thing as sex.”

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