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Post by Maxim Trevelyan » Sun Jul 02, 2017 10:24 pm

From Oh, The Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss:
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who'll decide where to go...
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Re: Quick Quotes

Post by Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Mon Jul 03, 2017 11:17 pm

Advice to Graduating Students

from Fables and Reflections by Neil Gaiman
Somes you wake up. Sometimes the fall kills you. And sometimes, when you fall, you fly.
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Post by Kendra Givens » Sun Jul 09, 2017 5:20 pm

Advice for graduating students

From Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
“Here's some advice. Stay alive.”
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Re: Quick Quotes

Post by Vanessa Tilley » Sun Jul 09, 2017 5:35 pm

"A life without challenge, a life without hardship, a life without purpose, seems pale and pointless. With challenge come perseverance and gumption. With hardship come resilience and resolve. With purpose come strength and understanding." - Terry Fallis, The High Road
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Re: Quick Quotes

Post by Shiloh Adlar » Sun Jul 09, 2017 6:42 pm

The Power of Six, Pittacus Lore-
The only limits for tomorrow are the doubts we have today.
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Post by Hannah R Thomas » Sun Jul 09, 2017 10:07 pm

"For there is no book so bad but it has something good in it" - Miguel de Cervantes, Don Quixote

"Honour and virtue are the ornamentss of the mind, without which the body, though it be so, has no right to pass for beautiful" - Miguel de Cervantes Don Quixote
Success just doesn't come and find you, you have to go get it yourself - Carmichael
Happiness can be found in the darkest of times if one remembers to turn on the light - Albus Dumbledore
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Re: Quick Quotes

Post by Sky Alton » Sun Jul 09, 2017 11:38 pm

This weeks prompt is (drum roll please)....

Step 5 in my evil plan to take over the world

From Matilda by Roald Dahl
The bottle of PLATINUM BLONDE HAIR-DYE EXTRA STRONG
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Re: Quick Quotes

Post by Maxim Trevelyan » Mon Jul 10, 2017 10:03 pm

From The Last Song by Nicholas Sparks:
I'm going to eat a sandwich.
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Post by Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Tue Jul 11, 2017 2:57 am

Step 5 in my evil plan to take over the world

from The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Nail Gaiman
I lay on the bed and lost myself in the stories.
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Post by Prof. Amy Lupin » Tue Jul 11, 2017 2:53 pm

Step 5 in my evil plan to take over the world

From The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde:
That's where you come in.
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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

Post by Vanessa Tilley » Fri Jul 14, 2017 2:33 am

Step Five:

Fantastic Mr. Fox by Robert Dahl

"We wait will there until he comes out"
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Re: Quick Quotes

Post by Shiloh Adlar » Sat Jul 15, 2017 10:55 pm

From City of Bones by Cassandra Clare:
I use my rapier wit to hide my inner pain.
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Post by Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Sat Jul 15, 2017 11:20 pm

Shiloh Adlar wrote:From City of Bones by Cassandra Clare:
I use my rapier wit to hide my inner pain.
I know who said that! :lol: Recognized it immediately.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Post by Sky Alton » Mon Jul 17, 2017 1:51 pm

This weeks prompt is...

A stage direction from a comedic play

From Frogkisser! by Garth Nix
Exeunt, pursued by weasels
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Re: Quick Quotes

Post by Maxim Trevelyan » Mon Jul 17, 2017 6:52 pm

From Inferno by Dan Brown:
sticks her head in the sand while a pack of hyenas closes in around her
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Re: Quick Quotes

Post by Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Sun Jul 23, 2017 6:40 pm

A stage direction from a comedic play -

from The Winter's Tale by William Shakespeare
Exit, pursued by a bear.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Post by Sky Alton » Sun Jul 23, 2017 10:00 pm

This week's prompt is....(or is it?)

Text from a book about conspiracy theories

From Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare
Never trust a duck
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Re: Quick Quotes

Post by Prof. Amy Lupin » Mon Jul 24, 2017 7:15 am

Text from a book about conspiracy theories

From Something Rotten by Jasper Fforde:
Quite simply, we deny everything, including any story that you might have heard now or in the future.
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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."
- Edward Everett Hale
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Post by Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Mon Jul 24, 2017 4:37 pm

Text from a book about conspiracy theories

from The Family Tree by Sheri S. Tepper
"... And then one of them asked if it was time."
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Re: Quick Quotes

Post by Maxim Trevelyan » Tue Jul 25, 2017 5:23 pm

From Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J.K. Rowling:
They're working to bring down the Ministry of Magic from within using a mixture of dark magic and gum disease.
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