Quotes

Since I *love* quotes, I thought that I’d devote a page for quotes.  If you have a fabulous quote, by all means, please comment and tell me what it is! 😀

  • “Be who you are, say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind.” – Dr. Seuss
  • “Do the right thing, come what may.”
  • “An object is only as strong as its weakest point.” – Casey, Ice Princess
  • “You forgot one very important thing, Mate. I’m Captain Jack Sparrow.” – ’nuff said.

  • “You must be the worst pirate I’ve ever heard of.” “Ah, but you have heard of me.” – Commodore Norington, and Captain Jack Sparrow, The Curse of the Black Pearl.
  • “Inconceivable!” – Vizzini, The Princess Bride
  • “You’ve lost your muchness.” – Mad Hatter, Alice in Wonderland
  • “It’s true that you don’t see many dwarf women.  In fact, they are so alike in voice and appearance, that they are often mistaken for dwarf men.” “It’s the beards!” – Gimli, Aragorn, and Eowyn, The Two Towers

  • “You fool! No man can kill me. Die now.”  “I am no man.” *pierces his helm* – Wraith King and Eowyn, The Return of the King
  • “Don’t be hasty, Master Meriadoc.” – Treebeard, The Two Towers
  • “Wraiths on wings!!” – Gollum, The Two Towers
  • “Hello.  My name is Inigo Montoya.  You killed my father – prepare to die.” – Inigo Montoya, The Princess Bride
  • “I have noticed that everyone who is for abortion has been born.” – Ronald Reagan
  • “Everyone has a photographic memory. Some don’t have film.”
  • “In all matters of opinion, our adversaries are insane.” – Oscar Wilde
  • “You grow up the day you have your first real laugh – at yourself.” – Ethel Barrymore
  • “Sometimes, God doesn’t give you what you think you want.  Not because you don’t deserve it, but because you deserve so much more.”
  • “As humans, we are little leaky love cups.” – Stephen Butler
  • “The hobbit you just called fat?  He’s skipping second breakfast.  The dwarf woman you called ugly?  She spends hours braiding her beard so you can differentiate her from a dwarf man.  The Uruk-Hai you just killed?  He’s been abused by Saruman.  See that Gollum creature with the gangly limbs and large eyes?  For 500 years the Ring poisoned his mind.  That Elf you just made fun of for crying?  She just lost her wizard friend to a Balrog.”
  • “Some people talk as if meeting the gaze of absolute goodness would be fun.  They need to think again.  They are still only playing with religion.  Goodness is either the great safety or the great danger – according to the way you react to it.  And we have reacted the wrong way.” – C.S. Lewis, Mere Christianity
  • “Certainty of death, small chance of success; what are we waiting for?” – Gimli, The Return of the King
  • “So this is how liberty dies…with thunderous applause.” – Padme, Star Wars: Episode 3

  • “If you’re good at something, never do it for free.” – The Joker, The Dark Knight
  • “To make the reader *feel* is the highest goal of the creative writer.  Only a person who knows and understands the human spirit can achieve it.”  -Norine Reed
  • “Nothing worthwhile is easy.” – Bonnie Leon, “Touching the Clouds”
  • “It’s not about what the world holds for you; it’s what you bring to it.” – Anne Shirley, Anne of Avonlea
  • “True success requires passion and a vision.” – Jack Garrison Jr., Anne of Green Gables, The Continuing Story
  • “Unlikely adventures require unlikely tools.” – Mr. Magorium, Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium
  • “I am more interested in making a path than following a trail.” – Michael Jackson
  • “No matter how loud you shout, you cannot drown out the voice of the people!” – William Wilberforce, Amazing Grace
  • “If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.” – Albert Einstein
  • “I write when I’m inspired, and I see to it that I’m inspired at nine o’clock every morning.” – William Faulkner
  • “If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.” ~Toni Morrison
  • “Gentleness is not a lack of strength; gentleness is strength under control.” – Voddie Baucham
  • “Writing is a delicious agony.” -Gwendolyn Brooks
  • “If I put love into work, it will find friends.” –Vincent Van Gogh
  • “The trouble is, you think you have time.” –Buddha
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16 Comments

16 thoughts on “Quotes

  1. “I am so clever that sometimes I don’t understand a single word of what I am saying.” -Oscar Wilde
    “In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.”- Coco Chanel
    “Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: “What! You too? I thought I was the only one.” – C.S. Lewis
    “Fairy tales are more than true; not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.” -G.K. Chesterton
    “I don’t pretend to be captain weird. I just do what I do.” -Johnny Depp

    I figured you’d like that last one the best 😉

  2. “Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn’t go away.” – Phillip K. Dick
    “The most difficult things but an essential one- is to Love Life, to Love it even while one suffers, Because Life is all, Life is God, and to Love Life means to Love God.” – Tolstoys “war and peace”
    “Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God’s side, for God is always right” ~ Abraham Lincoln

    By the way piccoloitaliana, I love the C.S. Lewis one.

  3. “And that is precisely what Christianity is about. This world is a great sculptor’s shop. We are the statues and there is a rumor going round the shop that some of us are some day going to come to life.” C.S.Lewis
    Julius Caesar writing about cows – ‘Their strength and speed are extraordinary; they spare neither man nor wild beast which they have espied . . . not even when taken very young can they be rendered familiar to men and tamed’.

  4. “Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You.” – Dr. Seuss(yet again)
    “You musn’t be afraid to dream a little bigger, darling.” – Inception
    “We are rich, we have our wonderful imaginations; we should be as happy as queens.” – Anne of Green Gables
    “We are all a little weird and life’s a little weird and when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it ‘Love’.” – unknown

    Great blog! I enjoy reading it. 🙂

    • Wow, those are great quotes!! Thanks for sharing! I love all of them…especially the Dr. Seuss one, and the last one. I can completely relate with all the weirdness. 🙂

      I’m glad you like my blog! Thanks for commenting!

      -Tia

  5. •“You must be the worst pirate I’ve ever heard of.” “Ah, but you have heard of me.” – Commodore Norington, and Captain Jack Sparrow, The Curse of the Black Pearl.
    ROFL!!!

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