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Dave Eggers quotes: Secrets are the enablers of antisocial, immoral and destructive behavior. Secrets are the enablers of antisocial, immoral and destructive behavior.
Dave Eggers quotes: But there is risk.But the risk is worth it. But there is risk.
But the risk is worth it.
Dave Eggers quotes: What would a brain do if not these sorts of exercises? I have no idea how people function without near-constant chaos. I'd lose my mind. What would a brain do if not these sorts of exercises? I have no idea how people function without near-constant chaos. I'd lose my mind.
Dave Eggers quotes: Dan nodded emphatically, as if his mouth had just uttered, independently, something that his ears found quite profound. Dan nodded emphatically, as if his mouth had just uttered, independently, something that his ears found quite profound.
Dave Eggers quotes: You look at pictures of Nepal, push a smile button, and you think that's the same as going there. You look at pictures of Nepal, push a smile button, and you think that's the same as going there.
Dave Eggers quotes: Hello Frances, I have just been to health class, and I was wondering how your feminine parts were developing. Hello Frances, I have just been to health class, and I was wondering how your feminine parts were developing.
Dave Eggers quotes: Memory, perhaps, should have no physical shape. Memory, perhaps, should have no physical shape.
Dave Eggers quotes: We were entwined so tightly that I was afraid to breathe, lest she move at all. We were entwined so tightly that I was afraid to breathe, lest she move at all.
Dave Eggers quotes: A combination of acting, lying, begging, and cheating. A combination of acting, lying, begging, and cheating.
Dave Eggers quotes: Things that exist exist, and everything is on their side. Things that exist exist, and everything is on their side.
Dave Eggers quotes: Everyone will be tracked, cradle to grave, with no possibility of escape. Everyone will be tracked, cradle to grave, with no possibility of escape.
Dave Eggers quotes: It is no way to live, to wait to love. It is no way to live, to wait to love.
Dave Eggers quotes: The needed to talk about Annie, the thoughts she was thinking. Why shouldn't they know them? The world deserved nothing less and would not wait. The needed to talk about Annie, the thoughts she was thinking. Why shouldn't they know them? The world deserved nothing less and would not wait.
Dave Eggers quotes: For a moment, she thought it natural in a way seeing a plane fall from the sky can seem natural, too. The horror comes later. For a moment, she thought it natural in a way seeing a plane fall from the sky can seem natural, too. The horror comes later.
Dave Eggers quotes: She backed away, looking at him, his shirt hiked up, his crotch exposed. She could think only of a campfire, one small log, all of it doused in milk. She backed away, looking at him, his shirt hiked up, his crotch exposed. She could think only of a campfire, one small log, all of it doused in milk.
Dave Eggers quotes: The death of a young person for no reason is an apocalypse. The death of a young person for no reason is an apocalypse.
Dave Eggers quotes: But I'm thinking about 12 things at once, a hundred thousand times a day. Most people do, I would imagine. But I'm thinking about 12 things at once, a hundred thousand times a day. Most people do, I would imagine.
Dave Eggers quotes: 1. The Amazing Race2. I Thought This Show Was Gonna Be About Aryans3. Oh.(Joe O'Neill, from Opium) 1. The Amazing Race
2. I Thought This Show Was Gonna Be About Aryans
3. Oh.
(Joe O'Neill, from Opium)
Dave Eggers quotes: Everyone in the life before was cranky, I think, because they just wanted to know.After I Was Thrown in the River and Before I Drowned Everyone in the life before was cranky, I think, because they just wanted to know.
After I Was Thrown in the River and Before I Drowned
Dave Eggers quotes: The Pakistan fundraiser was thoroughly inspiring - the event was able to amass 2.3 million smiles for the school The Pakistan fundraiser was thoroughly inspiring - the event was able to amass 2.3 million smiles for the school
Dave Eggers quotes: Through the small tall bathroom window the December yard is gray and scratchy, the tree calligraphic. Through the small tall bathroom window the December yard is gray and scratchy, the tree calligraphic.
Dave Eggers quotes: I often cannot believe the things I do. I often cannot believe the things I do.
Dave Eggers quotes: My Cuddle Time Bible Story BookSleeping with Jesus Baby Bibles: Tall Tales for Tiny totsEverybody Poops (Except God) My Cuddle Time Bible Story Book
Sleeping with Jesus
Baby Bibles: Tall Tales for Tiny tots
Everybody Poops (Except God)
Dave Eggers quotes: Nicaragua sounded dangerous; she liked the word. Nicaragua! It sounded like some kind of spider. There it goes, under the table - Nicaragua! Nicaragua sounded dangerous; she liked the word. Nicaragua! It sounded like some kind of spider. There it goes, under the table - Nicaragua!
Dave Eggers quotes: Young men need to be kept away from guns, bombs, women, cars, hard alcohol and heavy machinery. Young men need to be kept away from guns, bombs, women, cars, hard alcohol and heavy machinery.
Dave Eggers quotes: They were so in love with the world, and so disappointed in every aspect of it. They were so in love with the world, and so disappointed in every aspect of it.
Dave Eggers quotes: Then he got more books. He saved all the books. Then he got more books. He saved all the books.
Dave Eggers quotes: Under the guise of having every voice heard, you create mob rule, a filterless society where secrets are crimes. Under the guise of having every voice heard, you create mob rule, a filterless society where secrets are crimes.
Dave Eggers quotes: Openness is all, she thought. Truth was its own reward. Openness is all, she thought. Truth was its own reward.
Dave Eggers quotes: I went to public school all my life and all through college and I liked it. I went to public school all my life and all through college and I liked it.
Dave Eggers quotes: Write your goddamned book now. The world awaits. Write your goddamned book now. The world awaits.
Dave Eggers quotes: Her student loans were voracious and demanded monthly feedings, Her student loans were voracious and demanded monthly feedings,
Dave Eggers quotes: I just said, 'I hope she can get by with a salary of sixty thousand dollars.' I just said, 'I hope she can get by with a salary of sixty thousand dollars.'
Dave Eggers quotes: Surveillance shouldn't be the tradeoff for any goddamn service we get. Surveillance shouldn't be the tradeoff for any goddamn service we get.
Dave Eggers quotes: Don't you think if someone like me, someone who invented most of this shit, is scared, don't you think you should be scared, too? Don't you think if someone like me, someone who invented most of this shit, is scared, don't you think you should be scared, too?
Dave Eggers quotes: I am too fucking fragile. I hate being fragile. I am too fucking fragile. I hate being fragile.
Dave Eggers quotes: It was just an idea I had, that it could be cool to have a book covered in fake fur. It was just an idea I had, that it could be cool to have a book covered in fake fur.
Dave Eggers quotes: Once a year, she remembers that she is insignificant. Then she forgets agains, because more than she is insignificant, she is forgetful. Once a year, she remembers that she is insignificant. Then she forgets agains, because more than she is insignificant, she is forgetful.
Dave Eggers quotes: They took my mother's stomach out six months ago. They took my mother's stomach out six months ago.
Dave Eggers quotes: I went to Saudi Arabia in 2010, and spent most of my time in Jeddah and the King Abdullah Economic City. I went to Saudi Arabia in 2010, and spent most of my time in Jeddah and the King Abdullah Economic City.
Dave Eggers quotes: I am a bike enthusiast; there's a certain amount of romance to bikes. They're both beautiful and utilitarian. I am a bike enthusiast; there's a certain amount of romance to bikes. They're both beautiful and utilitarian.
Dave Eggers quotes: I didn't care anymore what my ancestors would think. We were the Red Army and needed to eat. I didn't care anymore what my ancestors would think. We were the Red Army and needed to eat.
Dave Eggers quotes: Dignity is an affectation, cute but eccentric, like learning French or collecting scarves. Dignity is an affectation, cute but eccentric, like learning French or collecting scarves.
Dave Eggers quotes: Love is implicit in every connection. It should be. Thus when absent it makes us insane. (You Shall Know Our Velocity) Love is implicit in every connection. It should be. Thus when absent it makes us insane. (You Shall Know Our Velocity)
Dave Eggers quotes: And what we were trying to offer every day was one-on-one attention. The goal was to have a one-to-one ratio with every one of these students. And what we were trying to offer every day was one-on-one attention. The goal was to have a one-to-one ratio with every one of these students.
Dave Eggers quotes: It was a sad place, especially after a day at the Circle, where all was made with care and love and the gift of a good eye. It was a sad place, especially after a day at the Circle, where all was made with care and love and the gift of a good eye.
Dave Eggers quotes: There is travel and there are babies; everything else is drudgery and death. There is travel and there are babies; everything else is drudgery and death.
Dave Eggers quotes: To be described is to be seduced. Shit. One turn of phrase. One thing noticed that she'd never noticed. It works always. To be described is to be seduced. Shit. One turn of phrase. One thing noticed that she'd never noticed. It works always.
Dave Eggers quotes: This was uncalled for. This was uncalled for.
Dave Eggers quotes: Because I grew up with this naive expectation of people doing right, I get shocked by every little violation. Because I grew up with this naive expectation of people doing right, I get shocked by every little violation.
Dave Eggers quotes: He's turned inside out, and is with the Sudanese to find out how to become right again. He's turned inside out, and is with the Sudanese to find out how to become right again.
Dave Eggers quotes: I publish my own books, so there isn't a certain editor I owe the book to at a publishing house. I publish my own books, so there isn't a certain editor I owe the book to at a publishing house.
Dave Eggers quotes: First of all, I know it's all people like you. And that's what's so scary. Individually you don't know what you're doing collectively. First of all, I know it's all people like you. And that's what's so scary. Individually you don't know what you're doing collectively.
Dave Eggers quotes: I've never had WiFi at home. I'm too easily distracted, and YouTube is too tempting. I've never had WiFi at home. I'm too easily distracted, and YouTube is too tempting.
Dave Eggers quotes: His mind seemed barely tethered to his body, much less the earth. His mind seemed barely tethered to his body, much less the earth.
Dave Eggers quotes: Why do we pursue information that we know will never leave our heads? Why do we pursue information that we know will never leave our heads?
Dave Eggers quotes: I think I'm far too hopeful and trusting. That's something I got from my mum. I think I'm far too hopeful and trusting. That's something I got from my mum.
Dave Eggers quotes: As we all know here at the Circle, transparency leads to peace of mind. No longer As we all know here at the Circle, transparency leads to peace of mind. No longer
Dave Eggers quotes: People worried about our passing over into some robotic state, but we were so much like robots already, programmed and easy to manipulate. People worried about our passing over into some robotic state, but we were so much like robots already, programmed and easy to manipulate.
Dave Eggers quotes: This was a new skill she'd acquired, the ability to look, to the outside world, utterly serene and even cheerful, while, in her skull, all was chaos. This was a new skill she'd acquired, the ability to look, to the outside world, utterly serene and even cheerful, while, in her skull, all was chaos.
Dave Eggers quotes: What can one do with one's hands when the camera is interested in other things? What can one do with one's hands when the camera is interested in other things?
Dave Eggers quotes: I had grown up as a fan of Studs Terkel. In Chicago he sort of looms large and is mentioned often. I had grown up as a fan of Studs Terkel. In Chicago he sort of looms large and is mentioned often.
Dave Eggers quotes: We see the beauty within and cannot say no. We see the beauty within and cannot say no.
Dave Eggers quotes: Every fucking suburb has a SWAT team. Every fucking suburb has a SWAT team.
Dave Eggers quotes: There were people in the world for whom the world and its people were subjects on which to cast spells. There were people in the world for whom the world and its people were subjects on which to cast spells.
Dave Eggers quotes: I don't mean to beat a made-in-America drum, but I would be lying if I said it doesn't feel somehow right to be printing books in the U.S. I don't mean to beat a made-in-America drum, but I would be lying if I said it doesn't feel somehow right to be printing books in the U.S.
Dave Eggers quotes: There is no faith like the faith of a builder of homes in coastal Louisiana There is no faith like the faith of a builder of homes in coastal Louisiana
Dave Eggers quotes: ALL THAT HAPPENS MUST BE KNOWN. ALL THAT HAPPENS MUST BE KNOWN.
Dave Eggers quotes: Yes, a dark time passed over this land, but now there is something like light. Yes, a dark time passed over this land, but now there is something like light.
Dave Eggers quotes: If you think I'm annoying and preachy now, you should have known me in grade school. If you think I'm annoying and preachy now, you should have known me in grade school.
Dave Eggers quotes: The work of man is done behind the back of the natural world. When nature notices, and can muster the energy, it wipes the slate clean again. The work of man is done behind the back of the natural world. When nature notices, and can muster the energy, it wipes the slate clean again.
Dave Eggers quotes: Here I am Rock You Like a Hurricane. Here I am Rock You Like a Hurricane.
Dave Eggers quotes: I think almost every writer in the world would hope that books would be always talked about with respect and civility and depth and seriousness. I think almost every writer in the world would hope that books would be always talked about with respect and civility and depth and seriousness.
Dave Eggers quotes: Did children want sports cars for parents? No. They wanted Hondas. They wanted to know that the car would start in all seasons. Did children want sports cars for parents? No. They wanted Hondas. They wanted to know that the car would start in all seasons.
Dave Eggers quotes: No. There is no balance, and no retribution, and no rules. The rules and balances you blather about are hopeful creations of a man fearing death. No. There is no balance, and no retribution, and no rules. The rules and balances you blather about are hopeful creations of a man fearing death.
Dave Eggers quotes: Morning comes like a scream through a pinhole. Morning comes like a scream through a pinhole.
Dave Eggers quotes: I live because I do not exist. I live because I do not exist.
Dave Eggers quotes: If you don't want anyone to know about your existence, you might as well kill yourself. You're taking up space, air. If you don't want anyone to know about your existence, you might as well kill yourself. You're taking up space, air.
Dave Eggers quotes: When I'm doing work online or on the computer, it's one thing. When I want to read, I want to go elsewhere, and I want to be away from the When I'm doing work online or on the computer, it's one thing. When I want to read, I want to go elsewhere, and I want to be away from the screen.