The best Quotations

Where you used to be, there is a hole in the world, which i find myself constantly walking around in the daytime, and falling in at night. i miss you like hell.
- Edna St. Vincent Millay

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Quotation Writing is the only profession where no one considers you ridiculous if you earn no money. - writer
Quotation The only certain means of is to render more and better service than is expected of you, no matter what your task may be. - writer
Quotation Nature is trying very hard to make us succeed, but nature does not depend on us. We are not the only experiment. - writer
Quotation Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol or morphine or idealism. - writer
Quotation Status quo, you know, that is Latin for ''the mess we're in.'' - writer
Quotation Stride forward with a firm, steady step knowing with a deep, certain inner knowing that you will reach every goal you set yourselves, that you will achieve every aim . - writer