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staying Quotes

14 of the best book quotes about staying
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″‘No chance at all,’ snapped Mrs. Fox. ‘I refuse to let you go up there and face those guns. I’d sooner you stay down here and die in peace.‘”
Roald Dahl
author
Fantastic Mr. Fox
book
Mr. Fox
Mrs. Fox
characters
peace
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refusing
letting go
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“Nothing, thought Bruno, not even the insects, would ever choose to stay at Out-With.”
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“Those who leave have a reason that is more powerful than the one to stay.”
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“I don’t want to stay in the bad place, where no one believes in silver linings or love or happy endings.”
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“Even when no thunder sounds And no rain falls, if you but ask me Then I will stay beside you.”
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“You’re brilliant,“he says.“But you’re a fool to stay with someone like me.” I close my eyes at the touch of his hand.“Then we are both fools.”
Marie Lu
author
June
character
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“I still fly a lot in my dreams, she told us, but I try to stay close to the ground. At my age, a fall can be pretty serious.”
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“For perseverance is not resignation, putting up with things the way they are, staying in the same old rut year after year, or being a doormat for people to wipe their feet on.”
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“After a while I came to an accommodation with this and stayed alive, a pathetic denizen of a half-world that was as much of my own making as it had been of Borden’s, or so I came to believe. I went through the winter in this miserable state, a failure even at self-destruction.”
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″ A mole, tired from tunneling along, discovered the mitten and burrowed inside. It was cozy and warm and just the right size, so he decided to stay.”
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″ ‘Shucks’, said the bunny, ‘I might just as well stay where I am and be your little bunny.’ ”
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″‘You love Star more than you love me,’ I said. ‘I love you both,’ said Marigold. She hesitated. ‘But Star is Micky’s child.’ ‘Yes, and she’s with him now,’ I said, ‘She’s gone to him. I’ve stayed with you. Why can’t you love me best?‘”
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“I’m not staying here,” wailed the Duck. ” You never let me help with anything.” And he packed up a wheelbarrow, put on his his hat, and waddled away. “You’ll be back,” stormed the Cat, “after we’ve cleaned up” And the Squirrel shook his spoon in the air. But the Duck didn’t come back. Not for breakfast. Not even for lunch. “I’ll find him”, scoffed the Cat. “He’ll be hiding outside.”
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″‘Hey,’ said the lion, ‘I’m the king. But I’d be proud to stay and sing.‘”

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