Quotes May 25, 2019

Courtesy of Everyday Power Blog

“I just wanted to tell you that I understand if you go. It’s okay if you have to leave us. It’s okay if you want to stop fighting.”
Gayle Forman
“All the world’s a stage and most of us are desperately unrehearsed.”
Sean O’Casey
“Don’t waste words on people who deserve your silence. Sometimes the most powerful thing you can say is nothing at all.”
Mandy Hale
“If your blade were as sharp as your tongue, you’d have sliced my through years ago.”
Erica Goros
“Dear me, whatever shall we do with mother?”
James Goldman
“Don’t hate the game, hate the player… the player should have known better than to play the game in the first place.”
Nyki Mack
“Save the drama for the queens. Stand alone be a wolf, a rebel, a warrior, a savage, a badass. Be anything but a damn drama queen!”
Melody Lee
“Isn’t it kind of silly to think that tearing someone else down builds you up?”
Sean Covey
“Every true genius is bound to be naive.”
Friedrich Schiller
“When it’s sunny, why not spend some time dressing up and go out to have a walk!”
Tachibana Higuchi
“Love means never having to say you’re sorry.”
Erich Segal
“The whole world can become the enemy when you lose what you love.”
Kristina McMorris
“Real life is messy, and drama is a shaped version of real life.”
Simon Beaufoy
“It took me years to figure out that upset was upset, and tumultuousness was not the same thing as passion. Love isn’t drama.”
Deb Caletti
“I saw myself driving through eternity in a timeless taxi.”
K. Mansfield
“When you don’t know where you’re going, you drive on the highway.”
Roger Hedden
“If there’s not drama and negativity in my life, all my songs will be really wack and boring or something.”
“I will break your heart over a fucking library card.”
Patrick Rothfuss
“My life is full of drama, and I don’t have time to worry about something as petty as what I look like.”
“You are enough to drive a saint to madness or a king to his knees.”
Grace Willows
“Anger precedes hate, while love vicariously hangs in the balance.”
Lorraine Gokul
“Every one of us is a minor tragedy. Most of us learn to cope.”
Elizabeth Bear
“Never annoy an inspirational author or you will become the poison in her pen and the villain in every one of her books.”
Shannon L. Alder
“I had liked him for all the wrong reasons.”
Wendelin Van Draanen
“She was a ray of sunshine, a warm summer rain, a bright fire on a cold winter’s day, and now she could be dead because she had tried to save the man she loved.”
Grace Willows
“There is a voice in my head that is only silenced by the scratching of my pen”
Jessica-Lynn Barbour
“There ought to be a law that allows eavesdroppers to sue.”
Gill McKnight
“Just because some people are fueled by drama doesn’t mean you have to attend the performance.”
Cheryl Richardson
“No I’m not a dream, I’m your worst nightmare”
C.T. Todd
“I am not interested in living in a city where there isn’t a production by Samuel Beckett running.”
Edward Albee
“What if two people want to be your partner, then what?”
Emily Giffin
“Those who truly know, know those who don’t, will learn if they ask”
Rose Blue
“Don’t feed the drama monster. It’s insatiable and has no friends.”
Donna Goddard
“If you live a long life and get to the end of it without ever once having felt crushingly depressed, then you probably haven’t been paying attention.”
Duncan MacMillan
“To be able to say “I love you”, one has to be able to say “I”
Ayn Rand
“No more games, no more drama. When you wanna be real gimme a hello.”
Nitya Prakash
“I was born when she kissed me. I died when she left me. I lived a few weeks while she loved me.”
Humphrey Bogart
“Pay attention… When a person is gossiping, you are learning more about them and their character than anything they are gossiping about.”
Steve Maraboli
“I only have time for you, not your drama”
Ibrahim Hanif
“Taking on too much of other people’s drama is just a poor excuse for not taking ownership and control over your own life.”
José N. Harris
“If you’re going to give me something, give me something I’ll miss.”
“Every thing’s for sale out here. Anything you want. About the only thing you can’t buy is my dignity and self-respect, cause those were the first to go. And I gave them away for free.”
Darlene Susan Girard
“When you surround yourself with dramatic people, your life will be driven by drama instead of destiny.”
Gift Gugu Mona
“People love scandal; people love drama. They love stripping away the layers to see what’s really in there, and they’ll do anything – as well as make it up – to get it.”
Julia Roberts

“If only people put as much energy into helping people as they do into creating drama.”
Akiroq Brost
“You don’t need everyone to like you, just the right one(s)!”
LaTonya “Tee” Johnson
“I learned to keep my eyes open and my mouth shut.”
Gary Heiden
“Maybe the consequences of someone’s unreason can be remedied only with new unreason?”
“It always turns out this way: at first people idolize you, swear to be your faithful friend forever and then spit in your tea and in your soul, too.”
“How perfectly evil spirit and beauty can combine in one person, harmonically supplementing each other.”
Igor Eliseev