new life Quotes

19 of the best book quotes about new life
  1. #1
    “Look back to those who lived before and look to those who live now. Like grain the mortal decays and like grain again springs up (is reborn).”
  2. #2
    “I was lost . . . but it was like looking at a knot, knowing it was a knot, but not knowing how to untie it. I had no map for this life.”
  3. #3
    “People are like that, too, you know. They start over.”
  4. #4
    “It was more appropriate to give her a new name to celebrate the start of her new life.”
  5. #5
    “The interaction of disparate cultures, the vehemence of the ideals that led the immigrants here, the opportunity offered by a new life, all gave America a flavor and a character that make it as unmistakable and as remarkable to people today as it was to Alexis de Tocqueville in the early part of the nineteenth century.”
  6. #6
    “In sum, then, we can see that as each new wave of immigration has reached America it has been faced with problems, not only the problems that come with making new homes and learning new jobs, but, more important, the problems of getting along with people of different backgrounds and habits.”
  7. #7
    “The opportunities that America offered made the dream real, at least for a good many; but the dream itself was in large part the product of millions of plain people beginning a new life in the conviction that life could indeed be better, and each new wave of immigration rekindled that dream.”
  8. #8
    “Tears came to his eyes, perhaps from the cold air blowing in through the open doors. His new family was already outside; they turned and looked back at him. Salva blinked away the tears and took his first step into a new life in America.”
  9. #9
    “When in April the sweet showers fall
    And pierce the drought of March to the root, and all
    The veins are bathed in liquor of such power
    As brings about the engendering of the flower”
  1. #10
    “If your life is going to change, you must think for a change. You are always only one thought away from changing your life.”
  2. #11
    “When you understand the power you possess by declaring it daily little by little you will begin to create a life of power.”
  3. #12
    “Well, that’s all in the past. Tomorrow, I’ll start finding out what life is really like.”
  4. #13
    “If I have to learn how other people live, I’d better start now.”
  5. #14
    “America allowed them to create a life they couldn’t have dreamed of in their home countries of Jamaica and Cuba.”
  6. #15
    “When my grandparents moved to the United States, their first priority was to save enough money to buy this house . . . To them a house meant much more than shelter; it was a stake in their new country.”
  7. #16
    “People don’t realize how a man’s whole life can be changed by one book.”
  8. #17
    “If you don’t like the way your life is going, redesign it.”
  9. #18
    “You dead awhile there, mon.”
  10. #19
    “You are saving their lives for a life not worth living.”

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