Failure is a state of mind. It's like one of those sand traps an ant lion digs. You keep sliding back. Takes one hell of a jump to get out of it.
("The Winter of Our Discontent")
More Quotes from John Steinbeck:I think there must have been some other girl printed somewhere in his heart, for he was a man of love and his wife was not a woman to show her feelings.
There's an awful lot of inactive kindness which is nothing but laziness, not wanting any trouble, confusion, or effort.
The house was clean, scrubbed and immaculate, curtains washed, windows polished, but all as a man does it - the ironed curtains did not hang quite straight and there were streaks on the windows and a square showed on the table when a book was moved.
No man really knows about other human beings. The best he can do is to suppose that they are like himself.
I.çimden eve gitmek istiyorum, dedim..
If you're in trouble, or hurt or need - go to the poor people. They're the only ones that'll help - the only ones.
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