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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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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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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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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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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Mon Nov 27, 2017 2:57 am

Our last prompt for November is --

An excuse for forgetting a birthday

from Blood Rites by Jim Butcher
The building was on fire, and it wasn’t my fault.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Maxim Trevelyan » Mon Nov 27, 2017 11:53 am

From The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald:
He had seen me several times, and had intended to call on me long before, but a peculiar combination of circumstances had prevented it.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis » Mon Nov 27, 2017 4:07 pm

An excuse for forgetting a birthday

From Tower of Dawn by Sarah J. Maas:
"I had no idea that she-devils actually had them."
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Shadow Gaunt » Sat Dec 02, 2017 3:17 am

An excuse for forgetting a birthday:

From The Secret Garden by Francis Burnett

I intended to send you a governess or a nurse, or some one of that sort, but I forgot.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Mon Dec 04, 2017 10:54 pm

Our first December prompt is --

The title of ______’s autobiography

From Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman

Richardrichardmayhewdick
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Shadow Gaunt » Mon Dec 04, 2017 11:03 pm

From The Second Foundation by Isaac Asimov

When can a man know he is not a puppet?
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Maxim Trevelyan » Tue Dec 05, 2017 3:20 pm

From P.S. I Love You by H. Jackson Brown Jr.:
Explore. Dream. Discover.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Wed Dec 13, 2017 6:37 pm

Our next prompt is:

The secret password to a magical cave

from The Paladin Prophecy, by Mark Frost
OPEN ALL DOORS, AND AWAKEN.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Maxim Trevelyan » Wed Dec 13, 2017 7:42 pm

From Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling:
“Jiggery pokery!” said Harry in a fierce voice. “Hocus pocus — squiggly wiggly —”
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