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nerves Quotes

Five of the best book quotes about nerves
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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
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″‘My heart is really pounding,’ I said. ‘That’s how you know you’re having fun,’ Margo said.”
Quentin Jacobsen
Margo Roth Spiegelman
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″ Almighty God!—no, no! They heard!—they suspected!—they knew!—they were making a mockery of my horror!—this I thought, and this I think.”
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“Let’s tell the truth to people. When people ask, ‘How are you?’ have the nerve sometimes to answer truthfully. You must know, however, that people will start avoiding you because, they, too, have knees that pain them and heads that hurt and they don’t want to know about yours. But think of it this way: If people avoid you, you will have more time to meditate and do fine research on a cure for whatever truly afflicts you.”
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“Her nerves were shredded, her muscles sagging meat.
Darby Thorne
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