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"What a strange turn of events." - Delta Goodrem

"There are certain events which to each man's life are as comets to the earth, seemingly strange and erratic portents; distinct from the ordinary lights which guide our course and mark our seasons, yet true to their own laws, potent in their own influences." - Bill Vaughan

"All strange and terrible events are welcome, but comforts we despise." - Cleopatra

"Strange world isn't it?" - Stephenie Meyer

"How strange women are." - Gabriel Garcia Marquez

"There is probably not one person, however great his virtue, who cannot be led by the complexities of life's circumstances to a familiarity with the vices he condemns the most vehemently-without his completely recognizing this vice which, disguised as certain events, touches him and wounds him: strange words, an inexplicable attitude, on a given night, of the person whom he otherwise has so many reasons to love." - Marcel Proust

"They're a very strange lot actors, very strange people." - Ben Kingsley

"Politics makes strange post-masters." - Kin Hubbard

"Loneliness is a strange gift." - E B White

"The dearest events are summer-rain." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Future events cast their shadow before them." - Tim Lahaye

"How strange are the tricks of memory, which, often hazy as a dream about the most important events of a man's life, religiously preserve the merest trifles." - Richard Francis Burton

"How strange it is, sometimes, which conversations or events stays with us while so much else melts as fast as April snow." - Marlena De Blasi

"How strange are the tricks of memory, which, often hazy as a dream about the most important events of a man's life, religiously preserve the merest trifles." - Richard Burton

"Birth goes best if it is not intruded upon by strange people and strange events. It goes best when a woman feels safe enough and free enough to abandon herself to the process." - Penny Armstrong

"Great events are the hour-hands of time, while small events mark the minutes." - Andrew Michael Ramsay

"Sometimes strange fiction, becomes grim reality." - Wayne Gerard Trotman

"Life's nonsense pierces us with strange relation." - Wallace Stevens

"People are strange when you're a stranger." - Jim Morrison

"Many strange things happen in this world" - Johanna Spyri

"Grown ups are certainly very strange." - Antoine de Saint-Exupery

"Love makes a person do strange things." - Laini Taylor

"Sometimes blessings come in strange packages." - Jordan Peele

"Thou strange piece of wild nature!" - Colley Cibber

"Change is always a little bit strange." - Brendon Urie

"The mind that is anxious about future events is miserable." - Seneca the Younger

"History employs evolution to structure biological events in time." - Stephen Jay Gould

"Events are influenced by our very great desires." - William James

"When I can't handle events, I let them handle themselves." - Henry Ford

"Worry is a morbid anticipation of events which never happen." - Russell Green

"Perfection belongs to narrated events, not to those we live." - Primo Levi

"Events bring you small joy, while ? existence brings you bliss." - Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

"Soul-directed events defy logic and ridicule reason." - Sarah Ban Breathnach

"Heroism often results as a response to extreme events." - James Geary

"The future is about emotion: reactions to events are usually far more important than the events themselves." - Patrick Dixon

"I was at number one in Australia with both my album and my single. And then I was told I had cancer. I thought, 'What a strange turn of events." - Delta Goodrem

"Recounting the strange is like telling one's dreams: one can communicate the events of a dream, but not the emotional content, the way that a dream can colour one's entire day." - Neil Gaiman

"Money is the driving force of Hand to Mouth, the lack of money, and all those true stories about strange things in The Red Notebook, coincidences and unlikely events, surprise, the unexpected." - Paul Auster

"Music can imply the infinite if enough things depart from the norm far enough. Strange abnormal events can lead to the feeling that anything can happen, and you have a music with no boundaries." - Morton Feldman

"Music can imply the infinite if enough things depart from the norm far enough. Strange "abnormal" events can lead to the feeling that anything can happen, and you have a music with no boundaries." - Morton Feldman

"I was at number one in Australia with both my album and my single. And then I was told I had cancer. I thought, 'What a strange turn of events.'" - Delta Goodrem

"Rise up nimbly and go on your strange journey!" - Rumi

"Fate is not quite as strange as it appears!" - John McLeod

"Strange that theory and practice so seldom should accord." - Mary Jane Holmes

"Having wrinkles is at once strange and exciting." - Meryl Streep

"Dying for dark - the darker the worse. Strange." - Samuel Beckett

"I am not strange. I am just not normal." - Salvador Dali

"People do strange things sometimes, when they feel hopeless." - Danielle Steel

"Being in love is a very strange thing." - Pittacus Lore

"Everything was strange and beautiful and swollen with possibilities." - Holly Black

"Nothing, perhaps, is strange, once you have accepted life itself, the great strange business which includes all lesser strangeness." - Rose Macaulay

"Strange thoughts beget strange deeds." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"The powers that be not only try to control events, but they try to control our memory and understanding of these events, which is part of controlling the events themselves." - Michael Parenti

"Events become feelings, feelings become events" - Jerry Spinelli

"A novel makes it possible to understand not just events, but the people who control the events; not only their choices, but also their motives." - David Frum

"Events don't happen because I write a speech. I am allowed to write a speech because events are going to happen." - David Frum

"Events, time, forms, all propel the inner plot within each of us." - Vanna Bonta

"The moralist must praise heroism and condemn cruelty; but the moralist does not explain events." - Georges Lefebvre

"I'm not someone who dwells upon past events, taking the view that life is too short" - Charles Kennedy

"We live in reference to past experience and not to future events, however inevitable." - H G Wells

"What is it to be a philosopher? Is it not to be prepared against events?" - Epictetus

"Few people realize the profound part angelic forces play in human events." - Billy Graham

"Many 'natural' events - like early death, disease, hardship - are neither desirable nor necessary." - Phyllis Chesler

"Superstition is just fantasy with attitude; it's a way of erroneously trying to control events." - Joy Browne

"happiness depends more upon the state of mind - and body, perhaps - than upon circumstances and events." - Flora Thompson

"Why should I read something someone made up when real events are so interesting?" - Frank Buckles

"I express preference for a chronological sequence of events which precludes a violence." - Terry Pratchett

"I come from a newspaper background, so maybe Im attuned to current events." - Jess Walter

"Without faith you can't see a miracle; you just see unexplained events." - Tim Ward

"At all events there is in Brooklyn something that makes me feel at home." - Marianne Moore

"The great man is not convulsible or tormentable; events pass over him without much impression." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"The unpleasant events you are passing from will not have been profitless to you." - Abraham Lincoln

"My strength and my weakness is that I see normally impersonal events vividly and personally." - Newt Gingrich

"Events, circumstances, etc., have their origin in ourselves. They spring from seeds which we have sown." - Henry David Thoreau

"Places remember events." - James Joyce

"Consult duty not events." - Walter Savage Landor

"The human mind likes a strange idea as little as the body likes a strange protein and resists it with a similar energy." - William Beveridge

"As we sit here and idly chat, there are woman, female human beings, rolling around in strange beds with strange men, and we are making money from that." - Henry Winkler

"I want his children to know: wasn't anything strange about your daddy. It was strange what your daddy had to deal with." - Al Sharpton

"There are certain events which to each man's life are as comets to the earth, seemingly strange and erratic portents; distinct from the ordinary lights which guide our course and mark our seasons, yet true to their own laws, potent in their own influences." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton

"Unlike prose writing, the strange process of writing with pictures encourages associations and recollections to accumulate literally in front of your eyes; people, places, and events appear out of nowhere. Doors open into rooms remembered from childhood, faces form into dead relatives, and distant loves appear, almost magically, on the page- all deceptively manageable, visceral, the combinations sometimes even revelatory." - Chris Ware

"One of the most striking and fundamental things about probability theory is that it leads to an understanding of the otherwise strange fact that events which are individually capricious and unpredictable can, when treated en masse, lead to very stable average performances." - Warren Weaver

"Wherever there is disaster, the newsman is there. If he cannot find disaster, he searches for the odd and the peculiar, the exotic and the unfamiliar. His photographs, seen by millions, make momentary events and strange occurrences all over the world our common property." - Beaumont Newhall

"Never, never, never believe any war will be smooth and easy, or that anyone who embarks on the strange voyage can measure the tides and hurricanes he will encounter. The statesman who yields to war fever must realize that once the signal is given, he is no longer the master of policy but the slave of unforeseeable and uncontrollable events." - Winston Churchill

"Well, finally, the events I've been through have been tremendously complicated. All kinds of characters have come on the scene, and strange things have happened one after another, to the point where, if I try to think about them in order, I lose track." - Haruki Murakami

"It's very strange when people get so focused on what a song means, what actual events inspired a song. That gets people really excited for some reason... But that's what's great about music - however people interpret it, whatever they see, is what I want to be there for them." - Conor Oberst

"Isn't it strange how much we know if only we ask ourselves instead of somebody else." - Richard Bach

"This strange disease of modern life, With its sick hurry, its divided aims." - Matthew Arnold

"For some strange reason, no matter where I go, the place is always called "here"." - Ashleigh Brilliant

"Strange how people who suffer together have stronger connections than those who are most content." - Bob Dylan

"It is strange people should be so greedy, when they are alone in the world." - Emily Bronte

"Documenting one's life in the midst of living it is a strange pursuit." - Rosanne Cash

"There will be strange ebbs and flows in the tide of race feelings." - Amy Levy

"How strange it is that life must be nearly over, before one fully learns to live!" - Myrtle Reed

"It is a strange paradox: Humans drown in the water, fish drown in the land." - Javad Alizadeh

"The cat is cryptic, and close to strange things which men cannot see." - H P Lovecraft

"Strange, though I am saved from sin, I am not saved from sinning." - Martin Luther

"You know, its really strange now with the Internet, with everyone having an unsolicited, anonymous opinion." - Jeff Daniels

"Strange, how the best moments of our lives we scarcely notice except in looking back." - Joe Abercrombie

"The strange thing about television is that it doesn't tell you everything." - Walter Tevis

"I'm sure other people have a very strange view of my lifestyle." - Madonna Ciccone

"A strange thing, words. Once they're said, it's hard to imagine they're untrue." - Lauren Destefano

"That which is denied gains power, and seeks strange and unexpected forms of manifestation." - Peter J. Carroll

"Changmin teases me so much...it's to the point that it feels strange when he doesn't." - Junsu

". . . Endlessness is a really strange idea in a universe that is defined by its endings." - John Green

"Strange but true: those who have loved God most have loved men least." - Robert Green Ingersoll

"Like strange mechanical grotesques, Making fantastic arabesques, The shadows raced across the blind." - Oscar Wilde

"I want to hear the chanting Around a heathen fire Of a strange black race." - Gwendolyn B. Bennett

"Strange, what brings these past things so vividly back to us, sometimes!" - Harriet Beecher Stowe

"We lead strange lives, chasing our dreams around from place to place." - Erin Morgenstern

"There is a certain unique and strange delight about walking down an empty street alone." - Sylvia Plath

"For the eye has this strange property: it rests only on beauty." - Virginia Woolf

"You two are a strange pair. You are a pair, aren't you?" "We're in training." - Maggie Stiefvater

"It's strange to be so physically close to someone who's so distant" - Suzanne Collins

"What work you do! It's strange work for a Christian girl to hang old women!" - Arthur Miller

"The heart is a strange beast and not ruled by logic." - Maria V. Snyder

"If we are alone, we become more alone. Life is strange" - Paulo Coelho

"A king who dies on the cross must be the king of a rather strange kingdom." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"Overhead, the two moons worked together to bathe the world in a strange light." - Haruki Murakami

"I have been loved,' she said, 'by something strange, and it has forgotten me." - Djuna Barnes

"Time flows in strange ways on Sundays, and sights become mysteriously distorted." - Haruki Murakami

"Listen, strange women lying in ponds distributing swords is no basis for a system of government" - Graham Chapman

"I don't really care if you think I'm strange-I ain't gonna change!" - Joan Jett

"I'm sorry," he breathed. "You're just extremely irresistible." "Strange, men have been resisting me for years." - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"Some kids look at me strange in the hallways because I don't decorate my locker,..." - Stephen Chbosky

"I'm not strange, weird, off, nor crazy, my reality is just different from yours." - Lewis Carroll

"Politics make strange bedfellows." - Charles Dudley Warner

"Such labored nothings, in so strange a style, amaze the unlearned and make the learned smile." - Alexander Pope

"Yet beauty, tho' injurious, hath strange power, After offence returning, to regain Love once possess'd." - John Milton

"Away, thou strange justifier of thyself, to be wiser than thou wert, by the event." - George Thomas Staunton

"Adversity makes strange bedfellows." - William Shakespeare

"Go see old virgins! Now ask a strange boy out, you shy, Retarded thing!" - Maureen Johnson

"Nostalgia in reverse, the longing for yet another strange land, grew especially strong in spring." - Vladimir Nabokov

"Poverty has strange bedfellows." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

"Politics makes strange postmasters." - Kin Hubbard

"How strange it was that a dream, once realized, could quickly turn mundane." - Maggie Shipstead

"Writers were a strange sort; I knew that much from the newspapers." - Chris Priestley

"People are strange . . ." - Jim Morrison

"People are pretty strange." - Norman Reedus

"Being a shy person, I always felt strange outside with my camera." - Kim Weston

"If you haven't found something strange during the day, it hasn't been much of a day." - John Archibald Wheeler

"War makes strange bedfellows." - Helen Thomas

"Politics makes strange bedfellows." - Charles Dudley Warner

"The greatest events occur without intention playing any part in them; chance makes good mistakes and undoes the most carefully planned undertaking. The world's greatest events are not produced, they happen." - Georg C Lichtenberg

"It is a fact of history and of current events that human beings exaggerate, misinterpret, or wrongly remember events. They have also fabricated pious fraud. Most believers in a religion understand this when examining the claims of other religions." - Dan Barker

"If some books are deemed most baneful and their sale forbid, how then with deadlier facts, not dreams of doting men? Those whom books will hurt will not be proof against events. Events, not books should be forbid." - Herman Melville

"Could it be that time is too narrow for all events? Could it happen that all the seats within time might have been sold? Worried, we run along the train of events, preparing ourselves for the journey." - Bruno Schulz

"This is an important point about symbols: they do not refer to historical events; they refer through historical events to spiritual or psychological principles and powers that are of yesterday, today, and tomorrow, and that are everywhere." - Joseph Campbell

"It is not the events but our viewpoint toward events that is the determining factor. We ought to be more concerned about removing wrong thoughts from the mind than removing tumors and abscesses from the body." - Epictetus

"That's the great danger of sectarian opinions, they always accept the formulas of past events as useful for the measurement of future events and they never are, if you have high standards of accuracy." - John Dos Passos



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