Quotes of Elwyn Brooks White

“ Commas in The New Yorker fall with the precision of knives in a circus act, outlining the victim. ”

- Elwyn Brooks White

“ Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does. ”

- William James

“ She's a classic stuck in a world full of trends. ”

- Kierra C.T. Banks

“ Every mistake is a stepping stone to build well your soul. ”

- Lailah Gifty Akita

“ If you don’t know exactly where you’re going, how will you know when you get there? ”

- Steve Maraboli

“ We do not need to eat animals, wear animals, or use animals for entertainment purposes, and our only defense of these uses is our pleasure, amusement, and convenience. ”

- Gary L. Francione

“ The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise. ”

- Maya Angelou

“ Three years? That's a thousand tomorrows, ma'am. ”

- Karen Kingsbury

“ Each writer is unique. We must write in our unique way. ”

- Avijeet Das

“ Some people are meant to fall in love with each other, but not meant to be together. ”

- Unknown

“ He who believes in soul mates never ceases to doubt if his current partner is, truly, “The One.” As a result, the great irony emerges: those who believe in soul mates are much less likely to actually find one. ”

- Vironika Tugaleva

“ If I am truly to become an autonomous woman, then I must take over that role of being my own guardian...I not only have to become my own husband, but I need to be my own father, too. ”

- Elizabeth Gilbert

“ Words are not enough to express my feelings for you. But all I can tell you is that a part of me dies each time you go faraway from me. ”

- Avijeet Das

“ Each person has got a voice inside them. Communicate with it and take hold of it. Do not let it push and shove you around – you are its master! ”

- Stephen Richards

“ I fell in love with her courage, her sincerity, and her flaming self respect. And it's these things I'd believe in, even if the whole world indulged in wild suspicions that she wasn't all she should be. I love her and it is the beginning of everything. ”

- F. Scott Fitzgerald

“ Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit. ”

- Vince Lombardi

“ What men and women need is encouragement. Their natural resisting powers should be strengthened, not weakened ... Instead of always harping on a man's faults, tell him of his virtues. Try to pull him out of his rut ... Hold up to him his better self, his real self that can dare and do and win out! ... People radiate what is in their minds and in their hearts. ”

- Eleanor H. Porter

“ Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination. ”

- Voltaire

“ It is never about who is right or wrong, it is about what is best. ”

- Steve Backley

“ Well. behaved women seldom make history. ”

- Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

“ It is only with true love and compassion that we can begin to mend what is broken in the world. It is these two blessed things that can begin to heal all broken hearts. ”

- Steve Maraboli

“ Blessed are the weird people: poets, misfits, writers mystics, painters, troubadours for they teach us to see the world through different eyes. ”

- Jacob Nordby

“ Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ Dare not say that man forgets sooner than woman, that his love has an earlier death. ”

- Jane Austen

“ Fear will keep you grounded in the wrong way; take the leap and soar. ”

- Martika Shanel

“ For those who feel as though bullying is an unknown situation, let’s dare to be different and make the situation known by opening the problem at hand by speaking up and finding a solution to the problem. We should always remember, when a problem occurs, we must not forget that there’s always a solution. ”

- CHARLENA E JACKSON