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Tag: Quote

  • Thomas Slatin Quote


    “Although I have considered writing a novel, my wheelhouse is not in fiction, and even it it were, my writing would center around black forests and wolves, with characters all in half-costume, half-awake, and half gone to seed. When I was younger, I would write in riddles and rhymes, whereas in recent years, I have…

  • Thomas Slatin Quote


    “When I was a little girl, I listed and wrote down my dreams. People laughed at me and said I’d never accomplish any of them. Now that I’ve accomplished every single one, I’m the one who now has the right to laugh.” Thomas Slatin

  • Thomas Slatin Quote


    “Something that has always bewildered me is that in capitalist societies, if someone hoards objects, they are called a hoarder, but whenever someone hoards money to the point that they impoverish others, they are called successful.” —Thomas Slatin

  • Unknown Quote


    “Your value does not decrease based on someone’s inability to see your worth.” —Unknown

  • Thomas Slatin Quote


    “If one succumbs to the dreams of another instead of their own, they will live a life of dissatisfaction.” —Thomas Slatin

  • Thomas Slatin Quote


    “Everyone speaks of how far the human race has advanced, yet we refuse to acknowledge the fact that we still unnecessarily and inexcusably condone the use of violence and destruction as a justifiable means of conflict resolution.” —Thomas W.P. Slatin

  • Maya Angelou Quote


    “When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time.”—Maya Angelou

  • Joan Didion Quote


    “I write entirely to find out what I’m thinking, what I’m looking at, what I see and what it means. What I want and what I fear.” —Joan Didion

  • Alice Walker Quote


    “Don’t wait around for other people to be happy for you. Any happiness you get you’ve got to make yourself.”—Alice Walker

  • Joan Didion Quote


    “To free us from the expectations of others, to give us back to ourselves – there lies the great, singular power of self-respect.”—Joan Didion