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holding back Quotes

Seven of the best book quotes about holding back
  1. #1
    “Why rate him? He knows the poles better than I do.”
  2. #2
    “Stop and take your time to notice things and make those things you notice matter.”
  3. #3
    “His words hit me in the gut and my head spins. He’s right. I’ve been choosing alone because it’s safe and easy. It doesn’t mean that I’m stronger or smarter than everyone else. Just that I’m... scared. I’m letting all of the hurt I’ve had over the last few years keep me from moving forward.”
  4. #4
    ″‘Riches are not keeping you from the kingdom,’ he said. ‘You must give up your hate.‘”
  5. #5
    ″...You’re afraid of being a one-hit wonder. You’re afraid of being a no-hit wonder.... Listen, I don’t have all day here, so I’m not going to keep listing fears. It’s a bottomless list, anyhow, and a depressing one. I’ll just wrap up my summary this way: SCARY, SCARY, SCARY.
  6. #6
    “The desire to seem clever often keeps us from being so.”
  7. #7
    “I had already begun to sense that my feelings varied too far from those of the people around me for me to blab about what I felt.”