“A villain is just a victim whose story hasn’t been told.”
“Courage is one thing that no one can ever take away from you.”
“The world will always choose convenience over reality. It's easier to hate, blame, and fear than it is to understand. No one wants the truth; they want entertainment.”
“It doesn't matter how greatly you've been hurt or how much you're hurting, it's what you do with the pain that counts. You could cry for years or you could choose to learn and grow from it.”
“Once the world has made a decision, there is little anyone can do to change its mind.”
“No matter what you do, you can never please everyone. And that was the hardest lesson to learn. In fact, I'm still learning it.”
“Right now, we're living in an ugly chapter of our lives, but books always get better!”
“Once upon a time' These are the most magical words our world has ever known and the gateway to the greatest stories ever told. They're an immediate calling to anyone who hears them-a calling into a world where everyone is welcome and anything can happen. Mice can become men, maids can become princesses, and they can teach valuable lessons in the process.”
“I've learned that the more people embrace their disadvantages, the less disadvantaged they become!”
for being my first editor and giving me the best writing advice I’ve ever received: “Christopher, I think you should wait until you’re done with elementary school before worrying about being a failed writer.”
“Every driven person comes from a mountain of pain they wish to keep hidden.”
“Even in the worst of situations-even when it seems no one in the world appreciates you-as long as you have hope, everthing can get better”
“Sometimes we forget about our own advantages because we focus on what we don't have. Just because you have to work a little harder at something that seems easier to others doesn't mean you're without your own talents.”
“Woo! It's so cold, I think we may be twin sisters now," he said through rattling teeth.”
“I always laugh at the term 'Cinderella story', because, if you ask me, it doesn't matter what life you're living, life never has a solution. No matter how hard the struggles are that you leave behind, new struggles always take their place.”
“If you are going to live in a house made of candy, don't move next door to a couple of obese kids. A lot of these fairy-tale characters are missing common sense.”
“Be brave. Courage is one thing that no one can ever take away from you.”
“Who wouldn't have gone to the ends of the earth to be reunited with the person they loved more than life itself? Who wouldn't have ripped their own heart out to stop that kind of pain?”
“Even after years of constant abuse from her stepmother and her stepsisters, Cinderella remained a good person with high hopes. She never stopped believing in herself and in the good of the world. And although she married the prince in the end, Cinderella always had inner happiness. Her story shows that even in the worst of situations- even when it seems no one in the world appreciates you-as long as you have hope, everything can get better...”
“It doesn't matter how greatly you've been hurt of how much your hurting, it's what you do with the pain that counts.”
“It doesn't matter what life you're living, life never has a solution. No matter how hard the struggles are that you leave behind, new struggles alway take their place.”
“If this is what the world has labelled me, then that is the name I shall learn to live with,' the Evil Queen said, 'once the world has made a decision, there is little anyone can do to change its mind.”
“What do you suppose ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’ is about?” she asked. Conner contemplated a moment and slyly grinned. “Bad beans can cause more than indigestion,” he answered, laughing hysterically to himself. Alex pursed her lips to hide a smile. “What do you think the lesson of ‘Little Red Riding Hood’ is?” she asked him. “Do you think she should have just mailed her grandmother the gift basket?” “Now you’re thinking!” he said. “Although, I’ve always felt sorry for Little Red Riding Hood. It’s obvious her parents didn’t like her very much.” “Why do you say that?” Alex asked, wondering how he could have possibly construed that from the story. “Who sends their young daughter into a dark and wolf-occupied forest carrying freshly baked food and wearing a bright jacket?” Conner asked. “They were practically asking for a wolf to eat her! She must have annoyed the heck out of them!” Alex held back laughter with all her might but, to Conner’s delight, she let a quiet chuckle slip. “I”
“Something about this place made Alex feel as if everything were right in the world. It gave her more hope, excitement, and happiness with every step she took. It was paradise.”
“a date with the boy she loved, and has been running from”
“I'm a criminal and you're a hero," Goldilocks said with teary eyes. "A flame may love a snowflake, but they can never be together without each harming the other.”
“They loved fairy tales so much. If they ever got here and saw everything we've seen, I doubt they would have left.”
“Because,” Conner explained with a smirk on his face, “if you’re going to live in a house made of candy, don’t move next door to a couple of obese kids. A lot of these fairy-tale characters are missing common sense.” Alex let out another disapproving grunt. Conner figured he could get at least fifty more out of her before they got home. “The witch didn’t live next door! She lived deep in the forest! They had to leave a trail of bread crumbs behind so they could find their way back, remember. And the whole point of the house was to lure the kids in. They were starving!” Alex reminded him. “At least have all the facts straight before you criticize.” “If they were starving, what were they doing wasting bread crumbs?” Conner asked. “Sounds like a couple of troublemakers to me.” Alex grunted again. “And”
“And in your deranged mind, what do you think the lesson of ‘Goldilocks and the Three Bears’ is?” Alex challenged him. “Easy,” Conner said. “Lock your doors! Robbers come in all shapes and sizes. Even curly-haired little girls can’t be trusted.” Alex grunted again and crossed her arms.”
“Her clarity gave her purpose and her purpose gave her clarity.”
“A mass whose desperation made them seem like the feckless, and whose drab presence drained the classroom of all colours until even the white potties at the corner glinted like diamonds. I will never forgive Hitler for turning human beings into that.”
“Don't ever do anything on principle alone. If you haven't got a better reason for doing something other than the principle of the thing, then don't do it.”
“History was like some vast thing that was always over the tight horizon, invisible except in its effects. It was what happened when you weren't looking -- an unknowable infinity of events, which although out of control, controlled everything.”
“الحرية الايجابية تقوم في النشاط التلقائي للشخصية الكلية المتكاملة.
لقد قلنا ان الحرية السلبية بنفسها تجعل الفرد كائنا منعزلا وتكون علاقته بالعالم بعيدة ولا تقوم على الثقة والتي تكون نفسه ضعيفة مهددة باستمرار. والنشاط التلقائي هو النشاط الذي يستطيع به الانسان ان يقهر رعب الوحدة دون تضحية بتكامل النفس, ففي التحقق التلقائي للنفس يتحد الانسان من جديد بالعالم وبالانسان وبنفسه. والحب هو المركب الشديد لمثل هذه التلقائية, لا الحب بمعنى اذابة النفس في شخص آخر ولا الحب باعتباره تملكا لشخص آخر, بل الحب باعتباره التاكيد التلقائي للآخرين, باعتباره وحدة الفرد والآخرين على اساس الحفاظ على النفس الفردية. وتكمن الصفة الدينامية للحب في هذه القطبية نفسها: انه ينبع من الحاجة الى قهر الانفصال, انه يفضي الى الوحدة والاتحاد - ومع هذا لا نستأصل تلك الفردانية. والعمل هو المركب الآخر, لا العمل بمعنى النشاط الاضطراري للهرب من الوحدة, ولا العمل كعلاقة بالطبيعة التي تكون في جانب منها علاقة تسيد عليها وفي جانب آخر عبادة وعبودية لمنتجات ايدي الانسان, بل العمل كخلق حيث يصبح الانسان متحدا مع الطبيعة في فعل الخلق. وما يصدق على الحب والعمل يصدق على كل فعل تلقائي سواء كان تحقق لذة حسية او مشاركة في الحياة السياسية للجماعة. انه يؤكد لفردية النفس وفي الوقت نفسه يوحّد النفس بالانسان والطبيعة.
والسمة الاساسية الموجودة في الحرية - ميلاد الفردية والم الوحدة والعزلة- تنحل على مستوى اعلى عن طريق الفعل التلقائي للانسان.”
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