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Eight of the best book quotes about views
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“People suffer because they are caught in their views. As soon as we release those views, we are free and we don’t suffer anymore.”
Thich Nhat Hanh
author
Buddhism Suffering
book
life
freedom
suffering
people
views
concepts
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“It has been reserved for us to see flying a commonplace and ordinary event.”
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“His father’s general mistrust of the future carried through to his thoughts on women. Like success, women would inevitably turn on you someday. He had a suspicion of women that bordered on paranoia. His son internalized these views as well.”
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″(His) vision, his version of himself was singular to the point of being delusional.”
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″(His) vision, his version of himself was singular to the point of being delusional.”
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“High up in the mountains were terrible ledges Where the track ran along only feet from the edges. The view was breathtaking but after one look, It was so upsetting she shivered and shook.”
Bill Peet
author
Katy Caboose
character
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″ ‘What,’ cried I, ‘were you in the English army?’ ‘That was I,’ said Alan. ‘But I deserted to the right side at Prestonpans–and that’s some comfort.’ I could scarcely share this view: holding desertion under arms for an unpardonable fault in honour. But for all I was so young, I was wiser than say my thought. ‘Dear, dear,’ says I, ‘the punishment is death.’ ”
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“It’s rather hard when you have a splendid house yourself that the chief view from your windows should be that of your enemy’s dingy fortress, but this had to be endured...”

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