Wire Quotes

β€œWe used to make shit in this country...B...

β€œWe used to make shit in this country...BUILD shit. Now we just put our hand in the next guy's pocket.” - Frank Sobotka (The Wire)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 15
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The dancer slows her frantic pace in pain and desperation, her aching limbs and downcast fa...

The dancer slows her frantic pace in pain and desperation, her aching limbs and downcast face aglow with perspiration. Stiff as wire, her lungs on fire, with just the briefest pause -- then flooding through her memory, the echoes of old applause" ~Neil Peart RIP (Rush - Losing It)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 29
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A bikini is like a barbed wire fe...

A bikini is like a barbed wire fence. It protects the property without obstructing the view..... Joey Adams
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 17
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"I sent the club a wire stating, PLEASE ACCEPT...

"I sent the club a wire stating, PLEASE ACCEPT MY RESIGNATION. I DON'T WANT TO BELONG TO ANY CLUB THAT WILL ACCEPT ME AS A MEMBER." β€” Groucho Marx
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 14
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β€œOnce you’re wired for distraction, you...

β€œOnce you’re wired for distraction, you crave it.” ―Cal Newport, Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 24
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β€œYou are imperfect, you are wire...

β€œYou are imperfect, you are wired for struggle, but you are worthy of love and belonging.” β€” BrenΓ© Brown
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 18
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β€œDo the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do...

β€œDo the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it.” - Oprah Winfrey
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 18
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"A woman's dress should be like a bar...

"A woman's dress should be like a barbed-wire fence: serving its purpose without obstructing the view." – Sophia Loren
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 23
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β€˜A life. A life, Jimmy, you know what that is? ...

β€˜A life. A life, Jimmy, you know what that is? It’s the shit that happens while you’re waiting for moments that never come.’ - Lester Freamon [WIRE]
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 10
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β€œDo the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do...

β€œDo the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it.” -Oprah Winfrey
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 30
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The mind is wired by society, the ...

The mind is wired by society, the heart is wired by your deepest desires for a blissful life. ~ Steven Redhead
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 21
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"A life, Jimmy. You know what that is? It...

"A life, Jimmy. You know what that is? It's the shit that happens while you're waiting for moments that never come...." - The Wire
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 04
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"Nothing in the world's m...

"Nothing in the world's more expensive than 'free'". - That church guy in The Wire.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 26
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"But my body was like a harp and her ...

"But my body was like a harp and her words and gestures were like fingers running upon the wires." -James Joyce "Araby"
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 31
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"A life, Jimmy, you know what that is? It's th...

"A life, Jimmy, you know what that is? It's the shit that happens while you're waiting for moments that never come.." - Lester Freamon, The Wire
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 06
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β€œIt so often happens that somebody says ...

β€œIt so often happens that somebody says β€˜change your life’ and you repaint your car rather than re-wire the engine.” Pico Iyer
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 15
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"You follow drugs, you get drug addicts and drug dealers....

"You follow drugs, you get drug addicts and drug dealers. But you start to follow the money, and you don't know where the f*** it's gonna take you." -Det. Lester Freamon, The Wire
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 15
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β€œAt all hazards, a man must keep up...

β€œAt all hazards, a man must keep up appearances. Dignity, I say. Dignity above all.” - Bunk Moreland (The Wire)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 19
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"Come at the king,...

"Come at the king, you best not miss" - Omar Little, The Wire.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 19
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"Ain't no shame in holding on to grief......

"Ain't no shame in holding on to grief... As long as you make room for other things too." - Reginald "Bubbles" Cousins (The Wire)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 19
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"A life Jimmy, you know what it is? It's t...

"A life Jimmy, you know what it is? It's the shit that happens while you're waiting for moments that never come." - Freamon, The Wire
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 09
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"What's the most dangerous thing...

"What's the most dangerous thing in America? A nigger with a library card" - Brother Mouzone , The Wire
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 08
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For me, I don't want to go to ...

For me, I don't want to go to no dance unless I can rub some tit - Lester Freamon The Wire S01E04
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 06
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