Norman Maclean Quotes

Top 33 wise famous quotes and sayings by Norman Maclean

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Norman Maclean quotes: Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it. Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it.
Norman Maclean quotes: I knew that, when needed, mountains would move for me. I knew that, when needed, mountains would move for me.
Norman Maclean quotes: The hardest thing usually to leave behind, as was the case now, can loosely be called the conscience. The hardest thing usually to leave behind, as was the case now, can loosely be called the conscience.
Norman Maclean quotes: When exhausted and feeling sorry for yourself, at least change your socks. When exhausted and feeling sorry for yourself, at least change your socks.
Norman Maclean quotes: I tried to find something I already knew about life that might help me reach out and touch my brother and get him to look at me and himself. I tried to find something I already knew about life that might help me reach out and touch my brother and get him to look at me and himself.
Norman Maclean quotes: If you push me far enough, all I really know is that he was a fine fisherman.""You know more than that," my father said. "He was beautiful. If you push me far enough, all I really know is that he was a fine fisherman."
"You know more than that," my father said. "He was beautiful.
Norman Maclean quotes: The most sublime of oddballs, Leonardo da Vinci The most sublime of oddballs, Leonardo da Vinci
Norman Maclean quotes: Help is giving part of yourself to somebody who comes to accept it willingly and needs it badly. Help is giving part of yourself to somebody who comes to accept it willingly and needs it badly.
Norman Maclean quotes: I am haunted by waters. I am haunted by waters.
Norman Maclean quotes: Many of us would probably be better fishermen if we did not spend so much time watching and waiting for the world to become perfect Many of us would probably be better fishermen if we did not spend so much time watching and waiting for the world to become perfect
Norman Maclean quotes: The nearest anyone can come to finding himself at any given age is to find a story that somehow tells him about himself. The nearest anyone can come to finding himself at any given age is to find a story that somehow tells him about himself.
Norman Maclean quotes: Power comes not from power everywhere, but from knowing where to put it on. Power comes not from power everywhere, but from knowing where to put it on.
Norman Maclean quotes: Slowly we became silent, and silence itself if an enemy to friendship. Slowly we became silent, and silence itself if an enemy to friendship.
Norman Maclean quotes: You can love completely without complete understanding.""That I have known and preached." my father said. You can love completely without complete understanding."
"That I have known and preached." my father said.
Norman Maclean quotes: Time was just a hangover from the past with no present meaning Time was just a hangover from the past with no present meaning
Norman Maclean quotes: A mystery of the universe is how it has managed to survive with so much volunteer help. A mystery of the universe is how it has managed to survive with so much volunteer help.
Norman Maclean quotes: At the time I did not know that stories of life are often more like rivers than books. At the time I did not know that stories of life are often more like rivers than books.
Norman Maclean quotes: Somehow it's hard to quit with an odd number of fish, so I wanted one more for four, Somehow it's hard to quit with an odd number of fish, so I wanted one more for four,
Norman Maclean quotes: I hope there are others also who don't mind trees. I hope there are others also who don't mind trees.
Norman Maclean quotes: It is those we live with and love and should know who elude us. It is those we live with and love and should know who elude us.
Norman Maclean quotes: ...it is natural for man to try to attain power without recovering grace...(3) ...it is natural for man to try to attain power without recovering grace...(3)
Norman Maclean quotes: At sunrise everything is luminous but not clear. At sunrise everything is luminous but not clear.
Norman Maclean quotes: What a beautiful world it was once. At least a river of it was. What a beautiful world it was once. At least a river of it was.