Adversity Quotes

Breakdowns can create breakthroughs. Things fall apart so things can  fall together. Unknown

A certain amount of opposition is a great help for a man. Kites rise against, not with, the wind. John Neal

Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records. William Arthur Ward

Adversity introduces a man to himself. Unknown

Adversity is the first path to truth. Lord Byron

Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it. Horace

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Writing Quotes

Book Quotes and Quotes about Writing

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If you want to write, pour your heart into it and love will emerge from it’s pages. Happy Life Quotes

Write your first draft with your heart. Re-write with your head. From the movie Finding Forrester

 

Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart. William Wordsworth

There are thousands of thoughts lying within a man that he does not know till he takes up the pen and writes. William Makepeace Thackeray

The role of a writer is not to say what we all can say, but what we are unable to say. Anaïs Nin

A classic is classic not because it conforms to certain structural rules, or fits certain definitions (of which its author had quite probably never heard). It is classic because of a certain eternal and irrepressible freshness. Edith Wharton

A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author. G.K. Chesterton

A good style should show no signs of effort. What is written should seem a happy accident. W. Somerset Maugham

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Contentment Quotes

Little Girl Walking Away on Bridge Contentment Quotes

 Most of us go through life not knowing what we want, but feeling darn sure this isn’t it. By a Cosmic Humorist, from the book, “Handbook to Higher Consciousness” -by Ken Keyes

When we cannot find contentment in ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere. Francois De La Rochefoucauld

A contented heart is an even sea in the midst of all storms. Anonymous

A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world; and if in the present life his happiness arises from the subduing of his desires, it will arise in the next from the gratification of them. Joseph Addison

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Small Beginnings Inspirational Quote

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[pullquote]Start wherever you are and start small. Rita Baily[/pullquote]

 

 

 

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