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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Shadow Gaunt » Tue Jun 19, 2018 6:26 pm

From Looking For Alaska by John Green

Thomas Edison's last words were "It's very beautiful over there". I don't know where there is, but I believe it's somewhere, and I hope it's beautiful
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Maxim Trevelyan » Thu Jun 21, 2018 3:48 pm

From The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks:
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Amy Lupin » Thu Jun 21, 2018 4:42 pm

Words of encouragement

From Nice Dragons Finish Last by Rachel Aaron:
And for what it's worth, I think you've done amazingly well considering what happened.
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"I am only one, but I am one. I can't do everything, but I can do something. And I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do."
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Gustavo Flores » Mon Jun 25, 2018 5:32 am

Our final prompt for June is:

Found on a to-do list

From The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky:

Above all, don’t lie to yourself."
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Mon Jun 25, 2018 5:52 am

Found on a to-do list

From The Princess Bride: S. Morgenstern's Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure by William Goldman

decide how long the Five Hundredth Anniversary Parade is going to be and where does it start and when does it start and which nobleman gets to march in front of which other nobleman so that everyone's still speaking to me at the end of it, plus [ ] a wife to murder and a country to frame for it
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Maxim Trevelyan » Mon Jun 25, 2018 3:37 pm

From Little Women by Louisa May Alcott:
Have regular hours for work and play; make each day both useful and pleasant, and prove that you understand the worth of time by employing it well.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Shadow Gaunt » Mon Jun 25, 2018 5:37 pm

From Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K.Rowling

Have a biscuit
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Mon Jul 02, 2018 4:46 am

July starts out with this prompt!

A name for a dragon

from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K. Rowling
Blibbering Humdinger
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis » Mon Jul 02, 2018 5:03 pm

A name for a dragon

From Talking to Dragons by Patricia C. Wrede:
Oh, I thought you knew. Kazul is the King of the Dragons.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Maxim Trevelyan » Fri Jul 06, 2018 1:13 pm

From The Subtle Knife by Philip Pullman:
Pantalaimon
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Mon Jul 09, 2018 1:07 am

Week 2 of July has this prompt!

Something you would write on your school binder

From Hamlet by William Shakespeare

...there is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis » Mon Jul 09, 2018 3:30 am

Something you would write on your school binder

From Renegades by Marissa Meyer:
one cannot be brave who has no fear
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Maxim Trevelyan » Thu Jul 12, 2018 8:24 pm

From Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare:
“Go wisely and slowly. Those who rush stumble and fall.”
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Mon Jul 16, 2018 3:28 pm

July prompts continue with

Moments of doubt

from Burning Water by Mercedes Lackey
If I didn't know she knows what she's doing ...
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Maxim Trevelyan » Mon Jul 16, 2018 5:23 pm

From The Princess Bride by William Goldman:
“We’ll never survive!”

“Nonsense. You’re only saying that because no one ever has.”
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Mon Jul 23, 2018 5:10 am

Next up for July is this!

Words on entrance sign to haunted castle

From Brief Cases (Curses) by Jim Butcher
You will leave us now.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Maxim Trevelyan » Mon Jul 23, 2018 11:26 am

From Lullaby by Chuck Palahniuk:
“We're all of us haunted and haunting.”
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