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Time quote

Time is an illusion that only makes us pant. Life of Pi by Yann MartelFiled under: Yann Martel Tagged: Life of Pi, quote about time, time is illusion, Yann Martel...
by BookQuotesHub on Jan 4, 2015

Fight your fear quote

For fear, real fear, such as shakes you to your foundation, such as you feel when you are brought face to face with your mortal end, nestles in your memory like a gangrene: it seeks to rot everything, even the words with which to speak of it. So you...
by BookQuotesHub on Jan 3, 2015

Fear quote

Only fear can defeat life. It is a clever, treacherous adversary. It has no decency, respects no law or convention, shows no mercy. It goes for your weakest spot, which it finds with unerring ease. It begins in your mind, always. One moment you are f...
by BookQuotesHub on Dec 9, 2014

Books I’m Reading

I've been spending nearly all of my spare time reading, the past few weeks. Partly this is because I realized I wasn't reading nearly as much as I wanted to (Netflix is a glorious and dangerous creature), and partly this is because I received a belat...

Losing mother quote

To lose your mother, well, that is like losing the sun above you. Life of Pi by Yann MartelFiled under: Leo Tolstoy...
by BookQuotesHub on Dec 1, 2014

Losing a brother quote

To lose a brother is to lose someone with whom you can share the experience of growing old, who is supposed to bring you a sister-in-law and nieces and nephews, creatures to people the tree of your life and give it new branches.  Life of Pi by Yann...
by BookQuotesHub on Nov 25, 2014

Losing father quote

To lose your father is to lose the one whose guidance and help you seek, who supports you like a tree trunk supports its branches.  Life of Pi by Yann Martel Filed under: Yann Martel...
by BookQuotesHub on Nov 25, 2014

Making the most out of life

Things didn`t turn out the way they were supposed to, but what can you do ? You must take life the way it comes at you and make the best of it. Life of Pi by Yann Martel Filed under: Leo Tolstoy...
by BookQuotesHub on Nov 25, 2014

Why do people move

People move because of the wear and tear of anxiety. Because of the gnawing feeling that no matter how hard they work their efforts will yield nothing, that what they build up in one year will be torn down in one day by others. Because of the impress...
by BookQuotesHub on Nov 24, 2014

Quote about small business

Any business is risky business, and none more so than small business, the one that risks the shirt on its back. Life of Pi by Yann Martel Filed under: Yann Martel...
by BookQuotesHub on Nov 22, 2014

why do people leave their homeland

Why do people move ? What makes them uproot and leave everything they`ve known for a great unknown beyond the horizon ? Why climb this Mount Everest of formalities that makes you feel like a beggar ? Why enter this jungle of foreignness where everyth...
by BookQuotesHub on Nov 8, 2014

Progress quote

Progress is unstoppable. It is a drumbeat to which we must all march. Technology helps and good ideas spread – these are two laws of nature. If you don`t let technology help you, if you resist good ideas, you condemn yourself to dinosaur hood !
by BookQuotesHub on Nov 5, 2014

Socially superior quote

When two creatures meet, the one that is able to intimidate its opponent is recognized as socially superior, so that a social decision does not always depend on a fight; an encounter in some circumstances may be enough. Life of Pi by Yann Martel Fil...
by BookQuotesHub on Nov 1, 2014

Most dangerous animal

We commonly say in the trade that the most dangerous animal in a Zoo is Man. In a general way we mean how our species` excessive predatoriness has made the entire planet our prey. Life of Pi by Yann Martel Filed under: Yann Martel...
by BookQuotesHub on Oct 14, 2014

People we meet …

It is true that those we meet can change us, sometimes so profoundly that we are not the same afterwards, even unto our names.  Life of Pi by Yann Martel Filed under: Yann Martel...
by BookQuotesHub on Oct 11, 2014

Life and death quote

The reason death sticks so closely to life isn`t biological necessity- it`s envy. Life is so beautiful that death has fallen in love with it, a jealous possessive love that grabs at what it can. But life leaps over oblivion lightly, losing only a thi...
by BookQuotesHub on Oct 10, 2014

The Art of the Productive Break

Breaks are super important. It’s good to get away from your work and rest and relax – but sometimes it’s nice to be productive while you’re stepping away from the computer! Since starting to work from home as a freelancer, I&#...

Congratulations Life of Pi!!!!!

I am ecstatic that Ang Lee won best director for his magical 'Life of Pi.'...
by Lord Flea Sings on Feb 25, 2013

Kudos to LIFE OF PI

Kudos to LIFE OF PI Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: 4 Oscars, Best Director, Kudos to LIFE OF PI, Oscars, Yann Martel...
by Lord Flea Sings on Feb 25, 2013

Filmes: Life Of Pi

Life Of Pi Olá seguidores, seguidoras, e novos interessados, muito bom dia. Hoje é quarta-feira e como sabem é dia de filme. Hoje vou deixar aqui um pequeno resumo, junto com a minha opinião, de um filme que vi recentemente, e esta semana é Lif...
by The Katniss Wall on Feb 20, 2013


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