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days Quotes

38 of the best book quotes about days
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“morning, it touches the nerves quickly as if we were already in the hunter’s sights. the body yawns and stretches in the light. the pilgrimage is about to begin.”
Frantz Fanon
author
The Wretched of the Earth
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life
mornings
beginning
days
nerves
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hunters
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“It may be unfair, but what happens in a few days, sometimes even a single day, can change the course of a whole lifetime…”
Baba
character
life
unfairness
days
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’’There’s a lot of talk these days about giving children self-esteem. It’s not something you can give; it’s something they have to build. ”
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“For as it is not one swallow or one fine day that makes a spring, so it is not one day or a short time that makes a man blessed and happy. ”
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“He looked up at the skies, and although they were still very dark he thought the day had probably had enough rain”
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“Have you heard that it was good to gain the day? I also say it is good to fall, battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.”
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“On those cloudy days, Robert Neville was never sure when sunset came, and sometimes they were in the streets before he could get back.”
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″ When days grow dark and nights grow dreary, we can be thankful that our God combines in his nature the creative synthesis of love and justice that will lead us through life’s dark valleys and into sunlit pathways of hoop and fulfillment.”
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“It has been said that civilization is twenty-four hours and two meals away from barbarism.”
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“You’re brilliant,“he says.“But you’re a fool to stay with someone like me.” I close my eyes at the touch of his hand.“Then we are both fools.”
Marie Lu
author
June
character
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“You should have taken me with you,” I whisper to him. Then I lean my head against his and begin to cry. In my mind, I make a silent promise to my brother’s killer.”
Marie Lu
author
June
character
promises
legend
days
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“Each day means a new twenty-four hours. Each day means everything’s possible again. You live in the moment, you die in the moment, you take it all one day at a time.”
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“I will hunt you down. I will scour the streets of Los Angeles for you. Search every street in the Republic if I have to. I will trick you and deceive you, lie, cheat and steal to find you, tempt you out of your hiding place, and chase you until you have nowhere else to run. I make you this promise: your life is mine.”
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“One day spent with someone you love can change everything.”
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“One day can bend your life...”
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“It’s your Day of all Days! It’s the Best of the Best! So don’t waste a minute! Hop to it! Get dressed!”
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“Because, after your party, as well you may guess, it will take twenty days just to sweep up the mess.”
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“The days are long, but the years are short.”
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“Dusk is just an illusion because the sun is either above the horizon or below it. And that means that day and night are linked in a way that few things are there cannot be one without the other yet they cannot exist at the same time. How would it feel I remember wondering to be always together yet forever apart?”
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“The useless days will add up to something. The shitty waitressing jobs. The hours writing in your journal. The long meandering walks. The hours reading poetry and story collections and novels and dead people’s diaries and wondering about sex and God and whether you should shave under your arms or not. These things are your becoming.”
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“I believe the nicest and sweetest days are not those on which anything very splendid or wonderful or exciting happens but just those that bring simple little pleasures, following one another softly, like pearls slipping off a string.”
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“In the old days dogs in our town roamed freely. But the old ways changed.”
change
dogs
days
old
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“Your best days are not behind you. They’re in front of you.”
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“In those hours he is awake and prowling through the building, he sometimes feels he is a demon who has disguised himself as a human, and only at night is it safe to shed the costume he must wear by daylight, and indulge his true nature.”
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“I will follow you, my love, to the edge of all our days, to our very last tomorrows.”
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“That was a day with a trapdoor, and we all fell through.”
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″ ‘Get up!’ It is day. Time to get going. Go, dogs. Go!”
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With barely enough hours in the day for school and his music, J.J. has no time left over to contemplate the shocking revelation that his grandfather may have been a murderer. To make matters worse, this time problem seems to affect everyone in Kinvara.
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“What a beautiful day! We’re not scared.”
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“The ducklings liked the new island so much that they decided to live there. All day long they follow the swan boats and eat peanuts.”
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“It was the sort of day that sometimes leads to mischief.”
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″ ‘Sure,’ said Mike, ‘but Mary Anne can dig as much in a day as a hundred men can dig in a week.’ Though he wasn’t quite sure that this was true.”
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“Night followed day and day followed night over and over again. Sylvester on the hill woke up less and less often. When he was awake, he was only hopeless and unhappy.”
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“The very next day Angelina took her pink slippers and ballet dress and went to her first lesson at Miss Lilly’s Ballet School.”
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“How could I doubt such a miracle? Isn’t it a miracle that the sun rises every day in the east and sets in the west? Isn’t there mystery in all of nature’s wonders? In the movements of the moon or the stillness of the stars?”
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“When I was seven the days had more hours than I had use for and the distance between sun up and down again was a vast and lazy sprawl.”
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“Once upon a bicycle, So they say, A Jolly Postman came one day From over the hills And far away...”
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“It has been a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. My mom says some days are like that. Even in Australia. “

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