All God does is watch us and kill us when we get boring. We must never, ever be boring.
Quote by Chuck Palahniuk
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Minimalism seems closest to the sophisticated storytelling of movies. Movies have really educated contemporary audiences to be the most intelligent, sophisticated audiences in history. We don't any longer need to have the relationship between one scene and the next explained. We will figure it out ourselves.
Only through destroying myself can I discover the greater power of my spirit.
Every time I write something, I think, this is the most offensive thing I will ever write. But no. I always surprise myself.
Personal identity seems like it's just such an American archetype, from Holly Golightly re-inventing herself in 'Breakfast At Tiffany's' to Jay Gatsby in 'The Great Gatsby.' It seems like the sort of archetypal American issue. If you're given the freedom to be anything, or be anyone, what do you do with it?
Why is it you feel like a dope if you laugh alone, but that's usually how you end up crying?
Find joy in everything you choose to do. Every job, relationship, home... it's your responsibility to love it, or change it.
You hear the best stories from ordinary people. That sense of immediacy is more real to me than a lot of writerly, literary-type crafted stories. I want that immediacy when I read a novel.
If death meant just leaving the stage long enough to change costume and come back as a new character, would you slow down? Or speed up?
The only way to find true happiness is to risk being completely cut open.
Our Generation has had no Great war, no Great Depression. Our war is spiritual. Our depression is our lives.
Don't dare filter my emotions, you're not the one that focused. You're the one that caused this, heartbreak songs on my hit list.
Success in its highest and noblest form calls for peace of mind and enjoyment and happiness which come only to the man who has found the work that he likes best.
If we change the definition of marriage to be more inclusive, then it is logical to argue that we should broaden the definition so that won't exclude anyone.
When you look good, you feel good. Confidence with what you're wearing is very important. If you feel good, you will always perform your best without worrying about anything.
Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way.
I never heard of an old man forgetting where he had buried his money! Old people remember what interests them: the dates fixed for their lawsuits, and the names of their debtors and creditors.
Living in peace doesn't only mean living in peaceful places, It means living within your soul in any chaotic place.
Saddam Hussein has been engaged in the development of weapons of mass destruction technology which is a threat to countries in the region and he has made a mockery of the weapons inspection process.
The golden child may be the oldest one, unless it's the youngest. It may be the toughest one, unless it's the most sensitive. It's not even necessary that Mom and Dad have the same favorite - and typically they don't.
If the United Nations once admits that international disputes can be settled by using force, then we will have destroyed the foundation of the organization and our best hope of establishing a world order.