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starting over Quotes

15 of the best book quotes about starting over
  1. #1
    “Abuelita smiled, reached over, and pulled the yarn, unraveling all of Esperanza’s rows. ‘Do not be afraid to start over,’ she said.”
  2. #2
    “How do I show her that I’m not the guy she thinks I am? How do I erase everything I’ve done and start over?
    Maybe I can’t. Maybe it just can not be done. But if I’ve learned one thing from Juli Baker, it’s that I’ve got to put my whole heart and soul into it and try.”
  3. #3
    “People are like that, too, you know. They start over.”
  4. #4
    “Sometimes you need to scorch everything to the ground, and start over. After the burning the soil is richer, and new things can grow.”
  5. #5
    “You should be concentrating on what you’re here for, which is getting sober and rebuilding your life. Lilly is a distraction that takes you away from that.”
  6. #6
    “It’s tiring to have to work through difficulties with people. But for what it’s worth, I’ve learned it’s way easier than starting over.”
  7. #7
    “New beginnings start with knowing how we create the trap that we are caught in, how we have deprived ourselves of the love we need. Strong bonds grow from resolving to halt the cycles of disconnection, the dances of distress.”
  1. #8
    “Waiting for the pen to dry up so he can start fresh with thoughts that are worth new ink.”
  2. #9
    “‘I thought I could start over, you see. But now I know you can never start over. Not really. You think you have control, but you are like a fly in somebody else’s web. Sometimes I think that’s why I like accounting. All day, you are only dealing with numbers. You add them, multiply them, and if you are careful, you will always have a solution. There’s a sequence there. An order. With numbers, you can have control….’”
  3. #10
    ″ A Christian with a defective memory has to start everything from scratch and spends far too much of his or her time backtracking, repairing, and starting over.”
  4. #11
    “A Christian with a good memory avoids repeating old sins, knows the easiest way through complex situations, and instead of starting over each day continues what was begun in Adam.”
  5. #12
    “How many times in life do you get to just start all over again?”.
    That does sound tempting, actually. Can I start over today?”
  6. #13
    “Like any good school, learning from failure isn’t free. The tuition is paid in discomfort or loss and having to start over.”
  7. #14
    ″‘I never heard a mockingbird sing so early,’ said Ma, and Pa answered, softly, ‘He is telling us good-by.‘”
  8. #15
    “So they all went away from the little log house. The shutters were over the windows, so the little house could not see them go. It stayed there inside the log fence, behind the two big oak trees that in the summertime had made green roofs for Mary and Laura to play under. And that was the last of the little house.”

Books by Laura Ingalls Wilder

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