Just Trying To Survive

This soil is bad for certain kinds of flowers. Certain seeds it will not nurture, certain fruit it will not bear, and when the land kills of its own volition, we acquiesce and say the victim had no right to live. We are wrong, of course, but it doesn’t matter. It’s too late. At least on the edge of my town, among the garbage and the sunflowers of my town, it’s much, much, much too late.

– Toni Morrison

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Factory Girl

I went to the club to escape my life and pretend I’m somebody else. Now I don’t know who I am anymore.

– E. Leo Foster

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Come Through

She had taken many more punches to both body and soul than anyone should ever have to endure. But she had been able to rebel every time.

– Steig Larson

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Gimme Something Light

I love money. I love everything about it. I bought some pretty good stuff. Got me a $300 pair of socks. Got a fur sink. An electric dog polisher. A gasoline powered turtleneck sweater. And, of course, I bought some dumb stuff, too.

-Steve Martin

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New Outlook

A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself -and especially to feel, or not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at any moment is fine with them. That’s what real love amounts to – letting a person be what he really is.

– Jim Morrison

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Just Couldn’t Wait

What is life, it comes to me, without the occasional risk of pizza?”
– Tim Federle
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