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ignore Quotes

20 of the best book quotes about ignore
  1. #1
    “I soon found out this much:—terror can be endured so long as a man simply ducks;—but it kills, if a man thinks about it.”
  2. #2
    ″Fundamentals, fundamentals, fundamentals. As a college professor, I’ve seen this as one lesson so many kids ignore, always to their detriment:You’ve got to get the fundamentals down, because otherwise the fancy stuff is not going to work.″
  3. #3
    ″‘Fly you high, Gregor the Overlander,’ said Vikus.
    Gregor struggled with how to respond. Should he ignore Vikus? Let him know that none of them, not even an Overlander, could forgive him? Just as he had steeled himself against replying, Gregor thought of the last two years, seven months, and was it fifteen days now? There were so many things he wished he’d said to his dad when he’d had the chance. Things like how special it was when they went on the roof at night and tried to find the stars. Or how much he loved it when they took the subway out to the stadium to watch a baseball game. Or just that he felt lucky that out of all the people in the world, his dad was his dad.
    He didn’t have room inside him for any more unspoken words. The bats were rising into the air. He only had a second. ‘Fly you high, Vikus!’ he yelled. ‘Fly you high!’
    Vikus turned back, and Gregor could see tears shining on his cheeks. He lifted up a hand to Gregor in thanks.”
    And then they were gone.”
  4. #4
    “Lesson learned? When people say, ‘You really, really must’ do something, it means you don’t really have to. No one ever says, ‘You really, really must deliver the baby during labor.’ When it’s true, it doesn’t need to be said.”
  5. #5
    “Sleep is like a cat: It only comes to you if you ignore it.”
  6. #6
    “The suicide rate among ranchers and farmers in the US is now about three times higher than the national average. The issue briefly received attention during the 1980s farm crisis, but has been pretty much ignored ever since.”
  1. #7
    “One of the sweetest fruits of victory, after sleep and looting, must be the chance to ignore no-parking signs.”
  2. #8
    “The question of race was like the power of the moon in my house. It’s what made the river flow, the ocean swell, and the tide rise, but it was a silent power, intractable, indomitable, indisputable, and thus completely ignorable. Mommy kept us at a frantic living pace that left no time for the problem.”
  3. #9
    “Jasnah had once defined a fool as a person who ignored information because it disagreed with desired results.”
  4. #10
    They could laugh at him but they couldn’t ignore him.
  5. #11
    “I think that’s what people most always do with the stuff they can’t make out - just forget it.”
  6. #12
    “Let Rome in Tiber melt, and the wide arch of the ranged empire fall; here is my space. ”
  1. #13
    “What you don’t know, you don’t miss.”
  2. #14
    “I have never understood how people can blithely disregard the damage they do by following their hearts.”
  3. #15
    “Failures plagued me. Things I had omitted or ignored, neglected. What I should have given and hadn’t. I felt the biting pang of every unfulfillment.”
  4. #16
    “The more alienated people are, the easier it is to divide them and keep them divided… These focalized forms of action, by intensifying the focalized way of life of the oppressed (especially in rural areas), hamper the oppressed from perceiving reality and keep them isolated from the problems of oppressed men and women in rural areas.”
  5. #17
    “The English! They expect you to fight for them but won’t talk to you. Singh. And the ambiguities.”
  6. #18
    “It always makes me want to grab him by the shirt and push him until he lets the girl go.
    But instead, every time, I pretend not to notice.
    What could I do anyway?”
  7. #19
    “In the end, the Catholic hierarchy gave up and after a time reached a tacit understanding with them. They now allowed Voodoo drums and songs to be sung in Catholic Church services and ignored what they once called devil worship.”
  8. #20
    “Pay no attention when they tap you on the shoulder and say come along we’ve got to fight for liberty or whatever their word is there’s always a word.”
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