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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Maxim Trevelyan » Mon Oct 23, 2017 6:46 pm

From Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen:
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Gustavo Flores » Mon Oct 30, 2017 3:49 pm

Let's end the month of October with this last prompt:

A message in a bottle

From The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry:

And now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.”
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Maxim Trevelyan » Mon Oct 30, 2017 4:08 pm

From The Fellowship of the Ring by J. R. R. Tolkien:
The world is indeed full of peril, and in it there are many dark places; but still there is much that is fair, and though in all lands love is now mingled with grief, it grows perhaps the greater.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Mon Oct 30, 2017 7:08 pm

A message in a bottle

From A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose by Eckhart Tolle
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
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"You have the inborn natural right to remain silent.
Don't think about it, don't talk about it, shuush ....... STILL." ~ Xaris

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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Mon Nov 06, 2017 9:43 pm

November starts off with --

Words on a welcome mat

from Children of the Night by Mercedes Lackey
"What's kicking, pony?"
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Don't think about it, don't talk about it, shuush ....... STILL." ~ Xaris

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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Maxim Trevelyan » Mon Nov 06, 2017 10:15 pm

From Dracula by Bram Stoker:
Once again...welcome to my house. Come freely. Go safely; and leave something of the happiness you bring.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Shadow Gaunt » Mon Nov 13, 2017 11:31 am

Words on a Welcome mat

Spoiler Alert!

From Great Expectations by Charles Dickens

Gracious goodness gracious me, what's gone — with the — pie!
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"You sort of start thinking anything’s possible if you've got enough nerve."-Ginevra Wesley
"In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes."-Benjamin Franklin

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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Mon Nov 13, 2017 8:17 pm

Our next November prompt:

A ridiculous tabloid headline

from The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
And may the odds be ever in your favor!
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Maxim Trevelyan » Fri Nov 17, 2017 8:04 pm

From Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins:
Well, don't expect us to be too impressed. We just saw Finnick Odair in his underwear.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Mon Nov 20, 2017 5:50 am

This week's prompt is:

A name for a cat

from Longshot by Dick Francis
Top Spin Lob
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Maxim Trevelyan » Mon Nov 20, 2017 11:39 am

From Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling:
Call him Voldemort, Harry.
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