It's an universal law-- intolerance is the first sign of an inadequate education. An ill-educated person behaves with arrogant impatience, whereas truly profound education breeds humility.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
The great challenge of the twenty-first century is to raise people everywhere to a decent standard of living while preserving as much of the rest of life as possible.
In that moment he had loved her far more than he had ever done when they were together and free. Also he knew that somewhere or other she was still alive and needed his help.
Logic will get you from A to Z; imagination will get you everywhere.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow.
If you don't know where you're going, any road'll take you there
Is this the part where you start tearing off strips of your shirt to bind my wounds?"
"If you wanted me to rip my clothes off, you should have just asked.
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Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?
Human Nature Human
Is this the part where you say if I hurt her, you'll kill me?"
"No" Simon said, "If you hurt Clary she's quite capable of killing you herself. Possibly with a variety of weapons.
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Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.