Quote - That’s how stories happen — with a turning...

Quote That’s how stories happen — with a turning...

“That’s how stories happen — with a turning point, an unexpected twist. There’s only one kind of happiness, but misfortune comes in all shapes and sizes. It’s like Tolstoy said. Happiness is an allegory, unhappiness a story.” - Haruki Murakami



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 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Most important thing in life is learning how to fall.

Most important thing in life is learning how to fall.

Jeannette Walls

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : I have learned all kinds of things from my many mistakes. The one thing I never learn is to stop making them.

I have learned all kinds of things from my many mistakes. The one thing I never learn is to stop making them.

Joe Abercrombie

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : If there's a single lesson that life teaches us, it's that wishing doesn't make it so.

If there's a single lesson that life teaches us, it's that wishing doesn't make it so.

Lev Grossman

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Instructions for living a life. Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it.

Instructions for living a life. Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it.

Mary Oliver

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can't practice any other virtue consistently.

Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can't practice any other virtue consistently.

Maya Angelou

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Certain things in life simply have to be experienced -and never explained. Love is such a thing.

Certain things in life simply have to be experienced -and never explained. Love is such a thing.

Paulo Coelho