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Control Quotes

Six of the best book quotes about control
  1. #1
    “And it’d be our own, an’ nobody could can us. . . . An’ if a fren’ come along, why we’d have an extra bunk, an’ we’d say, ‘Why don’t you spen’ the night?′ An’ . . . he would.”
  2. #2
    “If you wish to be happy, Eragon, think not of what is to come nor of that which you have no control over but rather of the now and that which you are able to change.”
  3. #3
    “At length from us may find, who overcomes
    By force, hath overcome but half his foe.”
  4. #4
    “George said wonderingly, ‘S’pose they was a carnival or a circus come to town, or a ball game, . . . We’d just go to her . . . We wouldn’t ask nobody if we could. Jus’ say, ‘We’ll go to her,’ an’ we would. Jus’ milk the cow and sling some grain to the chickens an’ go to her.‘”
  5. #5
    “Take special care that your thoughts remain unfettered. One may be a free man and yet be bound tighter than a slave.”
  6. #6
    “[L]et no one rule your mind or body.”
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