Author: Sonny Price

Favorite Quotes, batch 1

Favorite Quotes, batch 1

Thank you to Mandibelle16 for tagging me for the quote challenge. I couldn’t do the challenge itself, but I really liked the idea of posting some of my favorite quotes. Here’s the first batch, I hope you’ll like them.

Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I’ll try again tomorrow.

Mary Anne Radmacher

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The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.

Alice Walker

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People keep saying “science doesn’t know everything!” Well, science knows it doesn’t know everything; otherwise it would stop.

Dara Ó Briain

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When I hear somebody sigh, “Life is hard,” I am always tempted to ask, “Compared to what?”

Sydney Harris

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You cannot have power for good without having power for evil too. Even mother’s milk nourishes murderers as well as heroes.

George Bernard Shaw

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You can avoid reality, but you cannot avoid the consequences of avoiding reality.

Ayn Rand

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Holding on is believing that there’s only a past; letting go is knowing that there’s a future.

Daphne Rose Kingma

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Fantasy is hardly an escape from reality. It’s a way of understanding it.

Lloyd Alexander

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It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.

Unknown (sometimes attributed to Aristotle)

 

“The Light of His World”

“The Light of His World”

The man with the cap showed up in the park without his dog one day. My friend thought that was simply curious, but I knew something horrible had happened. The light of his world, his dog, was dead.

We met the man everyday after that. He was always happy to see me and my friend, but the sadness crept back into his mind as soon as we parted. Meeting us was probably the bright spot of his day.

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