Die Zeiten der Vergangenheit
Sind uns ein Buch mit sieben Siegeln.
Denn was man schwarz auf weiß besitzt,
Kann man getrost nach Hause tragen.
Bei euch, ihr Herrn, kann man das Wesen
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When you lose your temper, you lose a friend. When you lie, you lose yourself.Robyn Carr in Harvest Moon
Verlasse etwas für jemanden, aber verlassen nie jemanden für etwas.
Leave something for someone but dont leave someone for something.Enid Blyton in Fünf Freunde - Five on a Hike Together
Du hast kein Recht etwas zu behalten, um das du dich nicht kümmern kannst.
If you can't look after something in your care, you have no right to keep it.Enid Blyton
Hass ist so viel leichter zu gewinnen als Liebe - und so viel schwieriger, ihn wieder loszuwerden.
Hatred is so much easier to win than love - and so much harder to get rid of.HassEnid Blyton
Nothing like having a bucket of cold water flung over you to make you see things as they really are!Enid Blyton in Fünf Freunde - Five Have a Mystery to Solve
I don't know why, but the meals we have on picnics always taste so much nicer than the ones we have indoors.Enid Blyton in Fünf Freunde - Five Go Off in a Caravan
Der beste Weg, Hindernisse zu überwinden, ist, sie als Trittsteine zu verwenden. Lache über sie, betrete sie uns lass dich zu etwas Besserem führen.
The best way to treat obstacles is to use them as stepping-stones. Laugh at them, tread on them, and let them lead you to something better.Probleme & KrisenEnid Blyton in The Circus Series - Mr Galliano's Circus
I'm good at exploring roofs. You never know when that kind of thing comes in useful.Enid Blyton in The Barney Mysteries - The Rubadub Mystery
The point is not that I don't recognise bad people when I see them - I grant you I may quite well be taken in by them - the point is that I know a good person when I see one.Enid Blyton in The Barney Mysteries - The Rubadub Mystery
"Oh, I wish I lived in a caravan!" said Jimmy longingly. "How lovely it must be to live in a house that has wheels and can go away down the lanes and through the towns, and stand still in fields at night!"Enid Blyton in The Circus Series - Mr Galliano's Circus
The moon was coming slowly up over the hill in front of them. The countryside was bathed in light, pale and cold and silvery. Everything could be seen quite plainly, and Lotta and Jimmy thought it was just like daytime with the colours missing.Enid Blyton in The Circus Series - Mr Galliano's Circus
She realized she'd never felt this happy. Even at her old school, she had been an outsider, always the lonely girl, the one who stayed at home watching TV on Saturday nights while her friends went to parties and out on dates.R. L. Stine in Fear Street - First Date
"Just follow my lead," I said. "It'll be fun."
"Please," Sam begged, "don't let those words be carved on my tombstone."
Sometimes you lie to deceive people. Sometimes you lie because you need the lie to become the truth.Rick Riordan in Magnus Chase - Das Schiff der Toten
In case you're wondering, Old York looks absolutely nothing like New York. It looks older.
Magnus Chase, master of description. You're welcome.
That awkward moment when you jump out a window because your friend jumped out a window, then you remember that your other friend can fly.Rick Riordan in Magnus Chase - Das Schiff der Toten
Etiquette tip: If you're looking for the right time to leave a party, when the host yells, "No one leaves here alive," that's your cue.Rick Riordan in Magnus Chase - Der Hammer des Thor
You said Frey is about the middle ground between fire and ice. Maybe this isn't about choosing sides. Maybe I don't want to pick an extreme.Rick Riordan in Magnus Chase - Das Schwert des Sommers
A little secret, Magnus. There is no good and evil. There's only capable and incapable. I am capable.Rick Riordan in Magnus Chase - Das Schiff der Toten
He was conscious only of the mightiest deed of man; the complete and almost contemptuously final conquest of a world.Isaac Asimov in Foundation
I wanted to be a psychological engineer, but we lacked the facilities, so I did the next best thing - I went into politics. It's practically the same thing.Isaac Asimov in Foundation
"Wenn der Ozean so klar wie der Himmel wäre und wir alles sehen könnten, was sich darin tummelt, würde keiner je wieder einen Fuß ins Meer setzen. Denn das, was in den Tiefen des Ozeans lebt, viele Kilometer unter der Oberfläche, ist das Material für Albträume."
- Jace Heorendale
How can we prepare for the future if we won't acknowledge the past?N. K. Jemisin in Die große Stille - Steinerner Himmel
In a child's eyes, a mother is a goddess. She can be glorious or terrible, benevolent or filled with wrath, but she commands love either way. I am convinced that this is the greatest power in the universe.N. K. Jemisin in Inheritance - The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms
For all those that have to fight for the respect that everyone else is given without question.N. K. Jemisin in Die große Stille - Zerrissene Erde
Home is what you take with you, not what you leave behind.N. K. Jemisin in Die große Stille - Zerrissene Erde
But for a society build on exploitation, there is no greater threat than having no one left to oppress.N. K. Jemisin in Die große Stille - Steinerner Himmel
Being useful to others is not the same thing as being equal.N. K. Jemisin in Die große Stille - Brennender Fels
True peace required the presence of justice, not just the absence of conflict.N. K. Jemisin in Dreamblood - The Killing Moon
"I think," Hoa says slowly, "that if you love someone, you don't get to choose how they love you back."N. K. Jemisin in Die große Stille - Steinerner Himmel
Und das musst du verstehen: in jedem Krieg gibt es Gruppierungen - die einen, die Frieden wollen, die anderen, die aus einer Myriade von Gründen weiterhin Krieg wollen, und jene, deren Wünsche beides übertreffen.N. K. Jemisin in Die große Stille - Zerrissene Erde
We can never be gods, after all - but we can become something less than human with frightening ease.N. K. Jemisin in Inheritance - The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms
There's truth even in tainted knowledge, if one reads carefully.N. K. Jemisin in Inheritance - The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms
It's all right to need help. All of us have things we can't do alone.N. K. Jemisin in Inheritance - The Broken Kingdoms
But love like that doesn't just disappear, does it? No matter how powerful the hate, there is always a little love left, underneath. Yes. Horrible, isn't it?N. K. Jemisin in Inheritance - The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms