A Quote by Jack Kerouac on life, love, warrior, motivation, optimism, and play

I promise I shall never give up, and that I’ll die yelling & laughing.

Jack Kerouac (1922 - 1969)

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A Quote by Jeanette Winterson on play, win, lose, love, risk, and value

You play, you win, you play, you lose. You play. It’s the playing that’s irresistible. Dicing from one year to the next with the things you love, what you risk reveals what you value.

Jeanette Winterson

Source: The Passion, Pages: 43

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A Quote by Bill Watterson on play, problems, letting go, and thinking

Letting your mind play is the best way to solve problems.

Bill Watterson (1958 -)

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A Quote by John Muir on play and life


Surely all God's people, however serious or savage, great or small, like to play. Whales and elephants, dancing, humming gnats, and invisibly small mischievous microbes— all are warm with divine radium and must have lots of fun in them.

John Muir (1838 - 1914)

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A Quote by John Muir on nature, beauty, needs, soul, life, play, and prayer

Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul alike.

John Muir (1838 - 1914)

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A Quote by Walter Brueggemann on transformation, play, entertainment, reality, text, and interpretation

We now know that human transformation does not happen through didacticism or through excessive certitude, but through the playful entertainment of another scripting of reality that may subvert the old given text and its interpretation and lead to the embrace of an alternative text and its redescription of reality.

Walter Brueggemann

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A Quote by Julia Cameron on purpose, play, work, money, meaning, and calling

What we really want to do is what we are really meant to do. When we do what we are meant to do, money comes to us, doors open for us, we feel useful, and the work we do feels like play to us.

Julia Cameron

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A Quote by Robert Grudin on happiness, freedom, life, living, work, love, play, rest, and connection

The happy individual is able to renew daily and with full consciousness all the basic expressions of human identity: work, love, communication, play, and rest.

Robert Grudin

Source: Time and the Art of Living, Pages: 161

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A Quote by Mignon McLaughlin on actor, role, and play

Many of us go through life feeling as an actor might feel who does not like his part, and does not believe in the play.

Mignon McLaughlin (1915 -)

Source: The Neurotic's Notebook, 1960

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A Quote by Kaya McLaren on nakedness, outdoors, health, longevity, play, kaya mclaren, and church of the dog

I'm convinced quality outdoor naked time is the secret to health and longevity.

Kaya McLaren

Source: Church of the Dog, Pages: 35

Contributed by: Tsuya

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