When did the future switch from being a promise to a threat?
Quote by Chuck Palahniuk
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Our Generation has had no Great war, no Great Depression. Our war is spiritual. Our depression is our lives.
I used to work in a funeral home to feel good about myself, just the fact that I was breathing.
Find joy in everything you choose to do. Every job, relationship, home... it's your responsibility to love it, or change it.
Do you remember when you were 10 or 11 years old and you really thought your folks were the best? They were completely omniscient and you took their word for everything. And then you got older and you went through this hideous age when suddenly they were the devil, they were bullies, and they didn't know anything.
Maybe it's our sins that give God consolation when he finally has to give us cancer.
My goal is more to be remembered. They'll remember this thing and like it in the future. The trick is to stay remembered long enough for that to happen.
I believe in something. But I don't believe that anything can hold a grudge for long enough to condemn its creation to eternal punishment. Nobody can hold a grudge that long, even God.
The most boring scenes are the scenes where a character is alone.
It's funny how you never think about the women you've had. It's always the ones who get away that you can't forget.
Maybe humans are just the pet alligators that God flushed down the toilet.
Oh God, how do the world and heavens confine themselves, when our hearts tremble in their own barriers!
Let us be sure that those who come after will say of us in our time, that in our time we did everything that could be done. We finished the race we kept them free we kept the faith.
How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.
Next to the Word of God, the noble art of music is the greatest treasure in the world.
Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous.
Our treasure lies in the beehive of our knowledge. We are perpetually on the way thither, being by nature winged insects and honey gatherers of the mind.
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
When I get up and work out, I'm working out just as much for my girls as I am for me, because I want them to see a mother who loves them dearly, who invests in them, but who also invests in herself. It's just as much about letting them know as young women that it is okay to put yourself a little higher on your priority list.
Science has yet to isolate the Godiva Chocolate or Prada gene, but that doesn't mean your weakness for pricey swag isn't woven into your DNA. According to a new study of identical twins, it's less TV ads or Labor Day sales that make you buy the things you do than the tastes and temperaments that are already part of you at birth.
It is better to live rich than to die rich.