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10 Great Quotes from Aslan

Aslan, The Greatest Lion

Aslan, The Greatest Lion (Photo credit: peasap)

1. “But every year you grow, you will find me bigger.”

 2. “If you had felt yourself sufficient, it would have been a proof that you were not…”

 3. “You would not have called to me unless I had been calling to you,”

 4. “Narnia, Narnia, Narnia, awake. Love. Think. Speak. Be walking trees. Be talking beasts. Be divine waters.”

 5. “There is no other stream,”

 6. “My country was made for noble hearts such as yours.”

 7. “But I will not tell you how long or short the way will be; only that it lies across a river.  But do not fear that, for I am the great Bridge Builder.”

 8. “Things never happen the same way twice, dear one.”

 9. “Dearest daughter,  I knew you would not be long in coming to me.  Joy shall be yours.”

 10. “Are you not thirsty?”

From The Chronicles of Narnia – C.S. Lewis

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Betsy and Laurie


10 Great Quotes from Anne Frank

Anne Frank

Anne Frank (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. “Look at how a single candle can both defy and define the darkness.”

2. “A quiet conscience makes one strong!”

3. “Those who have courage and faith shall never perish in misery”

4. “Memories mean more to me than dresses.”

5. “I don’t think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.”

6. “Where there’s hope, there’s life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.”

7. “In the long run, the sharpest weapon of all is a kind and gentle spirit.”

8. “No one has ever become poor by giving.”

9. “Because paper has more patience than people. ”

10. “Whoever is happy will make others happy.”

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Betsy and Laurie

10 Great Quotes from Gandalf


1. All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.

2. I will not say: do not weep; for not all tears are an evil.

3 . He that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.

4. Even the most subtle spiders may leave a weak thread.

5. Many that live deserve death. And some that die deserve life.

6. Only a small part is played in great deeds by any hero.

7. A treacherous weapon is ever a danger to the hand.

8. The wise speak only of what they know.

9. The treacherous are ever distrustful.

10. A traitor may betray himself and do good that he does not intend.

From  J.R.R. Tolkien

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Betsy and Laurie

10 Great Quotes from Frederick Buechner

English: Public domain image from Library of C...

English: Public domain image from Library of Congress taken by Carl Van Vechten in 1950 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Great Inspiration from Frederick Buechner.

1. Here is the world. Beautiful and terrible things will happen. Don’t be afraid.

2. Go where your best prayers take you.

3. God himself does not give answers. He gives himself.

4. Jesus didn’t come to merely speak words that were true, He is the Word that makes us true.

5. To be wise is to be eternally curious.

6. Remember me not for the ill I’ve done but for the good I’ve dreamed.

7. … in the long run, there can be no joy for anybody until there is joy finally for us all.

8. Listen to your life. All moments are key moments.

9. The story of any one of us is in some measure the story of us all.

10. Faith is stepping out into the unknown with nothing to guide “Lord, I believe; help my unbelief’ is the best any of us can do really, but thank God it is enough.

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Betsy and Laurie

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