Each of us has that right, that possibility, to invent ourselves daily. If a person does not invent herself, she will be invented. So, to be bodacious enough to invent ourselves is wise.
~ Maya Angelou (April 04, 1928 - )
Waves: general, inspiration, life, My quotes about life, Wisdom
History is the fiction we invent to persuade ourselves that events are knowable and that life has order and direction.
~ Calvin & Hobbes
Waves: Favorites, life, My Funny Quotes, My quotes about life, Quotes
We invent what we love, and what we fear
~ John Irving (March 02, 1942 - )
Waves: irving, john irving, my life, Random
In order to rally people, governments need enemies. They want us to be afraid, to hate, so we will rally behind them. And if they do not have a real enemy, they will invent one in order to mobilize us.
~ Thich Nhat Hanh
Quotes on: Government
Waves: Change, Email, Favorites, General Quotes, My quotes about life
I can invent my own creatures and give them their own powers. It was great fun.
~ Eoin Colfer
Children and dogs are as necessary to the welfare of the country as Wall Street and the railroads.
~ Harry S. Truman
Waves: Dog quotes, dogs, My Funny Quotes, My quotes about life
We really hadn't had a game like this (a blowout). It was nice being able to play some different guys, seeing different guys.
~ Pat Tarrant
The Eskimos had fifty-two names for snow because it was important to them: there ought to be as many for love.
quotesea.com © 2014