Open Quotes

"The trouble with having an open mind, of cou...

"The trouble with having an open mind, of course, is that people will insist on coming along and trying to put things in it." โ€” Terry Pratchett
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โ€œLibraries store the energy that fuels the imagination. They open up windows...

โ€œLibraries store the energy that fuels the imagination. They open up windows to the world and inspire us to explore and achieve, and contribute to improving our quality of life. Libraries change lives for the better.โ€ ~ Sidney Sheldon
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โ€œThe internet has not just open-sourced ...

โ€œThe internet has not just open-sourced information, it has also open-sourced insecurity, self-doubt, and shame.โ€ - Mark Manson
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I went to the 24 hour grocery. When I got there, the guy ...

I went to the 24 hour grocery. When I got there, the guy was locking up. I said, "Hey, the sign says you're open 24 hours.' The guy said, "Yes, but not in a row." - Steven Wright
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โ€œYou mustn't be so open...

โ€œYou mustn't be so open-minded that your brains fall out.โ€ - Walter Kotschnig
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Open on all channels, ready to receive, and weโ€™re not at the mer...

Open on all channels, ready to receive, and weโ€™re not at the mercy of your shimmers and spells. We are of the earth, to her we do return, the future is inside us, itโ€™s not somewhere else. -Thom Yorke
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The jaws of power are always open to devour, and her ...

The jaws of power are always open to devour, and her arm is always stretched out, if possible, to destroy the freedom of thinking, speaking, and writing. ...John Adams
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"Live with your head in the lion's mouth. I want you to overcome 'em ...

"Live with your head in the lion's mouth. I want you to overcome 'em with yeses, undermine 'em with grins, agree 'em to death and destruction, let 'em swoller you till they vomit or bust wide open." - Ralph Ellison
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โ€œWell, life will pass me by ...

โ€œWell, life will pass me by if I donโ€™t open up my eyes. Well, thatโ€™s fine by me.โ€ - Avicii
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 27
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โ€œBut paradise is locked and bolted. We must mak...

โ€œBut paradise is locked and bolted. We must make a journey around the world to see if a back door has perhaps been left open.โ€ -Heinrich von Kleist
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"Open your ha...

"Open your hands if you want to be held." โ€”Rumi
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โ€œWhen one door closes, another opens; but we often look so...

โ€œWhen one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.โ€ - Alexander Graham Bell
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 15
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"Leave your front door and your back doo...

"Leave your front door and your back door open. Allow your thoughts to come and go. Just don't serve them tea." โ€”Shunryu Suzuki
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"A bad past memory is just the excess packag...

"A bad past memory is just the excess packaging of experience. Open wrapper, consume contents, then dispose of the trash, responsibly." -Me
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 19
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"You suppose you are the trouble, but you are the cure. You suppose you are the lock on t...

"You suppose you are the trouble, but you are the cure. You suppose you are the lock on the door, but you are the key that opens it. It's too bad that you want to be someone else. You don't see your own face, your own beauty. Yet no face is more beautiful than yours." --Rumi
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 13
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โ€œWhen The Roads Of Life Are Tight Always Remember That Sometimes Gettin...

โ€œWhen The Roads Of Life Are Tight Always Remember That Sometimes Getting Through A Tight Road You Might Turn On A Wide Open Road Which May Infact Like The Road Open Your Life Wide Open To New Opportunitiesโ€-Hassan Patel
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 17
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"On a day when the wind is perfect, the...

"On a day when the wind is perfect, the sail just needs to open and the world is full of beauty. Today is such a day." --Rumi
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 11
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โ€œThe trouble with having an open mind, of cour...

โ€œThe trouble with having an open mind, of course, is that people will insist on coming along and trying to put things in it." ... Terry Pratchett
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 08
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It is better to keep your mouth clo...

It is better to keep your mouth closed and seem a fool than to open it and remove all doubt. ---Abraham Lincoln
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โ€œMinds are like flowers; ...

โ€œMinds are like flowers; they only open when the time is right." --Stephen Richards
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For every door in your life that open...

For every door in your life that opens, another one closes. Do your best to make sure the good ones are the ones open.
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"We are born of the blood, made men...

"We are born of the blood, made men by the blood, undone by the blood. Our eyes are yet to open." -Master Willem
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โ€œWhen we hit our lowest ...

โ€œWhen we hit our lowest point, we are open to the greatest changeโ€ -Avatar Aang
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 02
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โ€œLike The Clouds In The Sky That Drift Away Reminds ...

โ€œLike The Clouds In The Sky That Drift Away Reminds You That Lifeโ€™s Bad Times Will Also Drift Away Opening Up A Clear Blue Sky For You To Embark Uponโ€-Hassan Patel
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 09
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โ€œAlways remain open to the idea that y...

โ€œAlways remain open to the idea that your beliefs might be wrong is the best way to get closer to the truthโ€ -Karl Popper
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Politics: the art of appearing cand...

Politics: the art of appearing candid and completely open while concealing as much as possible. ...Frank Herbert
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When you stop living your life based on what others thi...

When you stop living your life based on what others think of you real life begins. At that moment, you will finally see the door of self acceptance opened ~Shannon L. Alder
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"Why struggle to open a d...

"Why struggle to open a door between us when the whole wall is an illusion?" --Rumi
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"A question opens the mind, a statement closes the...

"A question opens the mind, a statement closes the mind. When you say I can't afford it, your mind shuts down, and you become what you say." -Robert Kiyosaki
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 29
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"I keep the subject of my inquiry constantly before me,...

"I keep the subject of my inquiry constantly before me, and wait till the first dawning opens gradually, by little and little, into a full and clear light." โ€” Isaac Newton
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 02
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Tragedy is when I cut my finge...

Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you fall into an open sewer and die. -Mel Brooks
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โ€œCommunity doesnโ€™t happen by accident. We have to actually cult...

โ€œCommunity doesnโ€™t happen by accident. We have to actually cultivate and create a space where people can come in and be real, be open, and be honest.โ€ โ€“ Matt Roberts (founder, the Genesis Project)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 28
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"Only open your mouth if wh...

"Only open your mouth if what you have to say is more beautiful than silence." โ€”Unknown
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โ€œIf your mind is empty, it is always ready for anything, it is...

โ€œIf your mind is empty, it is always ready for anything, it is open to everything. In the beginner's mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert's mind there are few.โ€ -Shunryu Suzuki
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"Memories are bullets. Some whiz by a...

"Memories are bullets. Some whiz by and only spook you. Others tear you open and leave you in pieces." -Richard Kadrey
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 03
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Evolution and all hopes for a better world...

Evolution and all hopes for a better world rest in the fearlessness and open-hearted vision of people who embrace life. - John Lennon
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"The moment you accept wh...

"The moment you accept what troubles youโ€™ve been given, the door will open." --Rumi
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"Gratitude opens the door to... the power, t...

"Gratitude opens the door to... the power, the wisdom, the creativity of the universe. You open the door through gratitude." --Deepak Chopra
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The mind is like a ...

The mind is like a parachute. It doesnโ€™t work if itโ€™s not open.
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Your mind is like a para...

Your mind is like a parachute: If it isn't open, it doesn't work - Buzz Aldrin
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"The best way to call any ball...

"The best way to call any ball game is to keep your eyes open and to tell the truth." - Vin Scully
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When a man opens a car door f...

When a man opens a car door for his wife, it's either a new car or a new wife. -Prince Philip
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"When I got older, when I opened my eyes ...

"When I got older, when I opened my eyes and saw the real world, I began to laugh and I havenโ€™t stopped since." - Sรธren Kierkegaard
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 11
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"No matter how many people care about you.. if you...

"No matter how many people care about you.. if you can't be open with them about who you truly are, you're still alone." Diane Chamberlain, The Silent Sister
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โ€œThe hourglass has busted open, and what ...

โ€œThe hourglass has busted open, and what heโ€™d always assumed was a bunch of sand turned out to be a million tiny diamondsโ€-unknown
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"Before you argue with someone, first ask if you are open t...

"Before you argue with someone, first ask if you are open to change from a different perspective, than ask if they would be open to change." - Me (after that dumb quote by Amber Veal)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 22
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โ€œHave you ever been in love? Horrible isn't it? It makes you so ...

โ€œHave you ever been in love? Horrible isn't it? It makes you so vulnerable. It opens your chest and it opens up your heart and it means that someone can get inside you and mess you up.โ€ โ€”Neil Gaiman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 02
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"Grief can lead us to a profound understanding that reaches beyond our individual loss...

"Grief can lead us to a profound understanding that reaches beyond our individual loss. It opens us to the most essential truth of our lives: the truth of impermanence, the causes of suffering, and the illusion of separateness." โ€”Mark Matousek, โ€œA Splinter of Loveโ€
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 19
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The doors we open and cl...

The doors we open and close each day decide the lives we live. Flora Whittemore
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 23
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by the time you open your ...

by the time you open your eyes, the world might have already changed.โ€ โ€• Matsuri Hino
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It is better To keep your mouth closed ...

It is better To keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt. -Mark Twain
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โ€œA mind is like a parac...

โ€œA mind is like a parachute. It doesnโ€™t work if it isnโ€™t open.โ€ โ€“ Frank Zappa
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 25
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"Being open to ideas is ...

"Being open to ideas is itself a sign of confidence in your own." -Andrew Yang
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"He who opens a sc...

"He who opens a school door, closes a prison." --Victor Hugo
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โ€œStay flexible...

โ€œStay flexible, and open to change.โ€ โ€• Izey Odiase
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 01
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Despite how open, peaceful and loving, yo...

Despite how open, peaceful and loving, you attempt to be, people can only meet you as deeply as they've met themselves. -Matt Kahn
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โ€œWithout an open-minded m...

โ€œWithout an open-minded mind, you can never be a great success.โ€ โ€” Martha Stewart
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No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of th...

No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit. - Helen Keller
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