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Anatole Broyard Quotes and Sayings

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When friends stop being frank and useful to each other,
the whole world loses some of its radiance.
- Anatole Broyard

Related topics: Friendship Relationship

We are all tourists in history, and irony is what we win in wars.
- Anatole Broyard

Rome was a poem pressed into service as a city.
- Anatole Broyard

There was a time when we expected nothing of our children but obedience,
as opposed to the present, when we expect everything of them but obedience.
- Anatole Broyard

 

There is something about seeing real people on a stage
that makes a bad play more intimately,
more personally offensive than any other art form.
- Anatole Broyard

Lapped in poetry, wrapped in the picturesque,
armed with logical sentences and inalienable words.
- Anatole Broyard

It is one of the paradoxes of American literature that
our writers are forever looking back with love and
nostalgia at lives they couldn't wait to leave.
- Anatole Broyard

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People have no idea what a hard job it is for two writers to be friends.
Sooner or later you have to talk about each other's work.
- Anatole Broyard

The more I like a book, the more slowly I read.
this spontaneous talking back to a book is one of the
things that makes reading so valuable.
- Anatole Broyard

To be misunderstood can be the writer's punishment
for having disturbed the reader's peace.
The greater the disturbance, the greater the possibility of misunderstanding.
- Anatole Broyard

Aphorisms are bad for novels.
They stick in the reader's teeth.
- Anatole Broyard

The epic implications of being human end in more than this:
We start our lives as if they were momentous stories,
with a beginning, a middle and an appropriate end,
only to find that they are mostly middles.
- Anatole Broyard

The tension between "yes" and "no," between "I can" and "I cannot,"
makes us feel that,
in so many instances, human life is an interminable debate with one's self.
- Anatole Broyard

To go against the dominant thinking of your friends,
of most of the people you see every day,
is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.
- Theodore H. White PHOTO

It is the friends you can call up at 4 A.M. that matter.
- Marlene Dietrich PHOTO

Live with intention.
Walk to the edge.
Listen hard.
Practice wellness.
Play with abandon.
Laugh.
Choose with no regret.
Appreciate your friends.
Continue to learn.
Do what you love.
Live as if this is all there is.
- Mary Anne Radmacher PHOTO

Our opportunity is to Soar our Spirit.
To see Light and Joy in everything.
To spread our wings and fly boldly.
To give thanks for rainbows and butterflies -
our symbols of renewal and rebirth.
To offer daily Thanksgiving - for ourselves, our family,
our friends, our community, for the whole world.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

Your greatest gift to your family and friends is yourself -
your relaxed, happy, and fully-present self.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

Best Friends: we're a parade - even by ourselves!
- Mary Anne Radmacher PHOTO

You can make more friends in two months
by becoming interested in other people
than you can in two years by trying
to get other people interested in you.
- Dale Carnegie

Am I not destroying my enemies
when I make friends of them?
- Abraham Lincoln PHOTO

May love and laughter light your days,
and warm your heart and home.
May good and faithful friends be yours,
wherever you may roam.
May peace and plenty bless your world
with joy that long endures.
May all life's passing seasons
bring the best to you and yours.
- Irish Blessing

It takes a great deal of courage to stand up to your enemies,
but even more to stand up to your friends.
- J.K. Rowling

Farewell My Friend
It was beautiful as long as it lasted
The journey of my life.
I have no regrets whatsoever
save the pain I'll leave behind.
Those dear hearts who love and care...
And the strings pulling at the heart and soul...
The strong arms that held me up
When my own strength let me down.
At every turning of my life
I came across good friends,
Friends who stood by me,
Even when the time raced me by.
Farewell, farewell my friends
I smile and bid you goodbye.
No, shed no tears for I need them not
All I need is your smile.
If you feel sad do think of me
for that's what I'll like
when you live in the hearts
of those you love, remember then
you never die.
- Gitanjali Ghei PHOTO

Marriage, ultimately, is the practice of
becoming passionate friends.
- Harville Hendrix

Best friends are the ones who can be the farthest away
but there the fastest when you call.
- Anonymous

Don't make friends who are comfortable to be with.
Make friends who will force you to lever yourself up.
- Thomas J. Watson Sr.

Can miles truly separate us from friends?
If we want to be with someone we love, aren't we already there?
- Richard Bach

The making of friends, who are real friends,
is the best token we have of a man's success in life.
- Edward Everett Hale

Truly great friends are hard to find,
difficult to leave, and impossible to forget.
- Anonymous

My own gratitude list begins with health, family, friends,
and the beauty around me - from the butterflies and rainbows,
to the dolphins, to the birds, to the works produced by the human hand.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Friends are those rare people who ask how we are
and then wait to hear the answer.
- Anonymous

I no doubt deserved my enemies,
but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
- Walt Whitman

Life is partly what we make it,
and partly what it is made by the friends we choose.
- Tehyi Hsieh

Friends are the siblings God never gave us.
- Mencius

The difference between men friends and women friends
is that men tend to do things together,
women tend to just be together.
- Art Jahnke

Friends are like bras:
close to your heart and there for support.
- Anonymous

Books and friends should be few but good.
- Anonymous

Chance makes our parents, but choice makes our friends.
- Jacques Delille

Good friends are like stars ...
you don't always see them,
but you know they are always there.
- Anonymous

I make friends with my fear. I am unstoppable.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that
they can grow separately without growing apart.
- Elisabeth Foley

It is one of the blessings of old friends
that you can afford to be stupid with them.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Friends are born, not made.
- Henry Adams

Friendship with one's self is all important,
because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Your friends love you anyway.
- Dave Barry

The best time to make friends is before you need them.
- Ethel Barrymore

Everyone hears what you say.
Friends listen to what you say.
Best friends listen to what you don't say.
- Anonymous

I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.
- Abraham Lincoln

Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience:
this is the ideal life.
- Mark Twain

It is only the great-hearted who can be true friends.
The mean and cowardly can never know what true friendship means.
- Charles Kingsley

Fate makes us family. choice makes us friends.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

True friends are appreciative and never demanding.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Friends are God's apology for relations.
- Hugh Kingsmille

Fate chooses your relations, you choose your friends.
- Jacques Delille

When true friends meet in adverse hour,
'Tis like a sunbeam through a shower.
A watery way an instant seen,
The darkly closing clouds between.
- Sir Walter Scott

No man is the whole of himself;
his friends are the rest of him.
- Harry Emerson Fosdick

True friends are those who lift you up
when your heart's wings forget how to fly.
- Anonymous

I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving
for my friends, the old and the new.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is easy enough to be friendly to one's friends.
But to befriend the one who regards himself as your enemy
is the quintessence of true religion.
The other is mere business.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The best way to keep your friends
is not to give them away.
- Wilson Mizner

Fear makes strangers of people
who would otherwise be friends.
- Shirley MacLaine

We all tend to measure our worth by what we DO -
the actions we take.
We also highly value what we SAY.
However, the greatest impact we have
on our family, our friends,
and our world is our kindness and love.
A bowl of soup served with love
is a greater gift than a steak dinner served brusquely.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Our opportunity is always to make the choice for Joy.
To see the world with new eyes - open eyes - loving eyes.
To choose compassion and understanding -
for ourselves, our family, our friends,
our community, for the whole world.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Every man should have a fair-sized cemetery
in which to bury the faults of his friends.
- Henry Brooks Adams

Friends... they cherish one another's hopes.
They are kind to one another's dreams.
- Henry David Thoreau

I will reflect the finest qualities my friends offer me
and remind them of all the promise I see in them.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

We'll be friends until forever, just you wait and see.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Choose your friends carefully.
Your enemies will choose you.
- Yasser Arafat

Friends are God's way of apologizing to us for our families.
- Anonymous

Be careful the friends you choose -
for you will become like them.
- W. Clement Stone


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