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Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: It was hard not to be full of It was hard not to be full of hope Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Nobody has the time to sit down and Nobody has the time to sit down and explain the first world from first principles. Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: She was whispering into it in some language She was whispering into it in some language that sounded like butterflies drowning in honey. Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: If I could not smile, I think my If I could not smile, I think my situation would be even more serious. Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: I do not know why the mind chooses I do not know why the mind chooses these small things to break itself on. Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: A scar means, I survived. A scar means, I survived. Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Our stories are the tellers of us. Our stories are the tellers of us. Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: hand of a soldier on my arm but hand of a soldier on my arm but I did not turn — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: At one point he had covered more than At one point he had covered more than seven tenths of the earth's surface. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: The young see the world that they wish The young see the world that they wish for. The old see the world as it is. You — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Peace is a time when people can tell Peace is a time when people can tell each other their real names — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: What is the good of influence if one What is the good of influence if one can only use it on strangers? — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: They spoke of small things at first, since They spoke of small things at first, since it was best, when reattaching threads, to begin with the easiest knots. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: With love, one could glow. One did not With love, one could glow. One did not need the intense flame after all. Now — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: I think, in common with a lot of I think, in common with a lot of novelists, I wasn't the most athletic guy at school. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: She supposed she must be in love. That She supposed she must be in love. That [he] was slightly infuriating, and that she didn't mind in the slightest, might be proof of it. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: A girl like me gets stopped at immigration. A girl like me gets stopped at immigration. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: London was perfectly prepared to give him a London was perfectly prepared to give him a night out of anywhere on earth, and yet all he asked was to come home. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: It is possible to do good things with It is possible to do good things with an imperfect situation. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Let them say whatever gives them comfort. Let them say whatever gives them comfort. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: I realized that I was carrying two cargoes. I realized that I was carrying two cargoes. Yes, one of them was horror, but the other one was hope. I realized I had killed myself back to life. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: You are a mousetrap of a friend, all You are a mousetrap of a friend, all soft cheese and hard springs — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Still shaking, in the pew, I understood that Still shaking, in the pew, I understood that it isn't the dead we cry for. We cry for ourselves, and I didn't deserve my own pity. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Such was the past, after all: it left Such was the past, after all: it left the present cluttered with objects the survivors were immune to. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: London had always had this trick of living London had always had this trick of living in two time signatures at once - the urgent and the always - each in earshot of the other. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Our stories are the tellers of us. -Little Our stories are the tellers of us. -Little Bee — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Yes but he is a man though, don't Yes but he is a man though, don't you see? You could knit one quicker than you can make one fit off-the-shelf. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Death, finally, was British; life chaotic and foreign. Death, finally, was British; life chaotic and foreign. The — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: There was extraordinary pain behind the ordinary nouns. There was extraordinary pain behind the ordinary nouns. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Horror in your country is something you take Horror in your country is something you take a dose of to remind yourself that you are not suffering from it. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: It is good to live like this. Once It is good to live like this. Once you are ready to die, you do not suffer so badly from the horror. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Everything can be restored. If one won't believe Everything can be restored. If one won't believe that, how does one endure all this? — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: This helpful war. It makes us better people This helpful war. It makes us better people and then it tries to kill us. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: You're not asking for input. You are asking You're not asking for input. You are asking your admirer's to prove they are paying attention. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: We were exiles from reality that summer. We We were exiles from reality that summer. We were refugees from ourselves. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: I'm telling you, trouble is like the ocean. I'm telling you, trouble is like the ocean. It covers two thirds of the world. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: To be well in your mind you have To be well in your mind you have first to be free. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: To survive, you must look good or talk To survive, you must look good or talk even better. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: I'm really interested in people's decisions. I'm really interested in people's decisions. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: April showers bring May flower April showers bring May flower — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: The gasoline flowing through the pump made a The gasoline flowing through the pump made a high pitched sound, as if the screaming of my family was still dissolved in it [p.181]. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: You know what worries me about the enemy? You know what worries me about the enemy? It's the violence. It is almost as if he thinks he can solve every problem this way. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: If I can't write it would be as If I can't write it would be as if I died. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: But what good is it to teach a But what good is it to teach a child to count, if you don't show him that he counts for something? — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: The first problem of war was that no The first problem of war was that no one was any good at it yet. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: There's what people say, and there's what people There's what people say, and there's what people mean, and I like to explore the difference between the two. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: We are a nation of glorious cowards, ready We are a nation of glorious cowards, ready to battle any evil but our own." Her — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: I hope this letter reaches you (Osama) anyway. I hope this letter reaches you (Osama) anyway. I hope it finds you before the Americans do otherwise I'm going to wish I hadn't bothered aren't I? — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: In the quiet of the garden then the In the quiet of the garden then the robin shook his worm, and swallowed its life from the light into darkness with the quick indifference of a god. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: This thing with being lovers, it isn't like This thing with being lovers, it isn't like being married. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: We did not have hurry. We did not We did not have hurry. We did not have electricity or fresh water or sadness either, because none of these had been connected to our village yet. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: But life is not inclined to let any But life is not inclined to let any of us escape. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: You are blind to the present and we You are blind to the present and we are blind to the future — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: This is the forked tongue of grief again. This is the forked tongue of grief again. It whispers in one ear: return to what you once loved best, and in the other ear it whispers, move on. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: So when I say that I am a So when I say that I am a refugee, you must understand that there is no refuge. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: I am a woman built upon the wreckage I am a woman built upon the wreckage of myself. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: My whole life is my work. My whole life is my work. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: One could always imagine that one's life, though One could always imagine that one's life, though smoldering in parts, might be undamaged in the west. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: It was an air one might still breathe, It was an air one might still breathe, if everyone forgiven was brave. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: I was hoping my life might make more I was hoping my life might make more sense from a great height. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Yu only be livin one life, darlin. Don't Yu only be livin one life, darlin. Don't matter yu don't uh-preshie-ate part of it, cos it don't stop bein part of yu. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: One does not rise above the everyday simply One does not rise above the everyday simply because one ought to. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Perhaps life just turned a person who tried Perhaps life just turned a person who tried harder into a person who felt they must write it on someone else's report. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Looking after a very sick child was the Looking after a very sick child was the Olympics of parenting. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: I'm always determined that as a novelist I'm I'm always determined that as a novelist I'm going to go out there and research my characters very thoroughly before I start writing. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Life is extremely short and you cannot dance Life is extremely short and you cannot dance to current affairs. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Andrew had a gift for deepening the incision Andrew had a gift for deepening the incision he began. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: In the end I suppose we lay flowers In the end I suppose we lay flowers on a grave because we cannot lay ourselves on it. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: And thus love makes fools of us all. And thus love makes fools of us all. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: April showers bring May flowers April showers bring May flowers — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Stupid is you can't learn, ignorant is you Stupid is you can't learn, ignorant is you haven't learned yet. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: who, what, where, when, and why? who, what, where, when, and why? — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: I like to push characters to extremes so I like to push characters to extremes so they have to make really tough decisions and there is no life more extreme than that of an athlete. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: I suppose all of us have to look I suppose all of us have to look at our job and ask how it now serves the cause I suppose one is lucky if a simple answer presents itself. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: There are countries of the world, and regions There are countries of the world, and regions of one's own mind, where it is unwise to travel. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: I thought there'd be some black people." "Hitler I thought there'd be some black people." "Hitler will only fight them in separate units. He's a snob. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: There's eight million people here pretending the others There's eight million people here pretending the others aren't getting on their nerves. I believe it's called civilization. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: I do not think you are wrong for I do not think you are wrong for living the life you were born in. A dog must be a dog and a wolf must be a wolf, that is the proverb in my county — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: But the film in your memory, your cannot But the film in your memory, your cannot walk out so easily.Wherever you go it is always playing — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: We're often told that we live in a We're often told that we live in a globalized world, and we talk about it all the time, but people don't stop to think about what it means. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: I was carrying two cargoes. Yes, one of I was carrying two cargoes. Yes, one of them was horror, but the other one was hope. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: Women fall differently, that's all. We die by Women fall differently, that's all. We die by the stopping of our hearts, they by the insistence of theirs. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: People wonder how they are ever going to People wonder how they are ever going to change their lives, but really it is frighteningly easy. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: A scar does not form on the dying. A scar does not form on the dying. A scar means I've survived. — Chris Cleave
Chris Cleave Quotes By Chris Cleave: All the things we make exceptional are merely All the things we make exceptional are merely borrowed from the mundane and must without warning be surrendered to it. — Chris Cleave