Some quotes simply hit the right spot – here are a few that sweep us off our feet and ground us even more.
“What if I were smiling and running into your arms? Would you see then what I see now?”
― Jon Krakauer, Into the Wild
Alice: How long is forever?
White Rabbit: Sometimes, just one second.
― Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland
“You know,” said Arthur, “it’s at times like this, when I’m trapped in a Vogon airlock with a man from Betelgeuse and about to die of asphyxiation in deep space, that I really wish I’d listened to what my mother told me when I was young.”
“Why, what did she tell you?”
“I don’t know, I didn’t listen.”
― Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
“They may forget what you said — but they will never forget how you made them feel.”
— Carl W. Buehner
“A moment of silence is actually a very loud moment.”
— Nouf Alfadl