Quotes of David Foster Wallace

“ Lonely people tend, rather, to be lonely because they decline to bear the psychic costs of being around other humans. They are allergic to people. People affect them too strongly. ”

- David Foster Wallace

“ Anyone, anyone can break loose from his chains. That courage, no matter how deeply buried, is always waiting to be called out. All it needs is the right coaxing, the right voice to do that coaxing, and it will come roaring like a tiger. ”

- William Melvin Kelley

“ Sometimes life knocks you on your ass... get up, get up, get up!!! Happiness is not the absence of problems, it's the ability to deal with them. ”

- Steve Maraboli

“ Love is Walking in the barefoot grass together... ”

- Khadijah

“ No relationship is perfect, ever. There are always some ways you have to bend, to compromise, to give something up in order to gain something greater…The love we have for each other is bigger than these small differences. And that’s the key. It’s like a big pie chart, and the love in a relationship has to be the biggest piece. Love can make up for a lot. ”

- Sarah Dessen

“ People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a person or they can stunt your growth and make you wilt and die. ”

- Plato

“ It’s good to be openminded, but not so open that your brains fall out. Jacob Needleman ”

- Jacob Needleman

“ If a man has his eyes bound, you can encourage him as much as you like to stare through the bandage, but he'll never see anything. ”

- Franz Kafka

“ You have to fight, because if you don't, you let the opponent win, and if your opponent is cancer, the results can be deadly. ”

- Lawrence Wray

“ Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love. ”

- Stevie Wonder

“ Goodness is the only investment that never fails. ”

- Henry David Thoreau

“ Friendship is the finest balm for the pangs of despised love. ”

- Jane Austen

“ They say: 'If a man knew himself, he would know all mankind.' I say: 'If a man loved mankind, he would know something of himself. ”

- Khalil Gibran

“ Remember: nobody said it would be easy. ”

- Maxime Lagacé

“ It is important to cultivate love in all branches of my life ”

- Malebo Sephodi

“ I know it’s magical to be alone but sometimes it’s horrible too ”

- Sami Abouzid

“ Expect nothing less ”

- Daren Martin

“ Tears shed for another person are not a sign of weakness. They are a sign of a pure heart. ”

- José N. Harris

“ Even playing game you have to be serious. ”

- Abhiyanda B

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

- William James

“ Seindah apa pun huruf terukir, dapatkah ia bermakna apabila tak ada jeda? Dapatkan ia dimengerti jika tak ada spasi? Bukankah kita baru bisa bergerak jika ada jarak? Dan saling menyayang bila ada ruang? ”

- Dee

“ Time is divine! Time can’t stop the love of moss with a stone_Saqib Abraham ”

- Saqib Abraham

“ Treat your relationship as if you are growing the most beautiful sacred flower. Keep watering it, tend to the roots, and always make sure the petals are full of color and are never curling. Once you neglect your plant, it will die, as will your relationship. ”

- Suzy Kassem

“ There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure. ”

- Colin Powell

“ No podía sentirme una perdedora en el amor cuando me rodeaba en todas las versiones de Paloma. ”

- Isabel Quintín