Jokes

“The marvelous thing about a joke with a double meaning is that it can only mean one thing.”

~Ronnie Barker

Loving free

“If queer people and marginalized people and freaks and outsiders cannot live free, freedom is not worth the paper it’s printed on.”

~Laurie Penny

Freedom

“You can’t walk into a shop and buy a torch of freedom – you can only light a fire and pass it on.”

~Laurie Penny

In the gaps

“We were the people who were not in the papers. We lived in the blank white spaces at the edge of print. It gave us more freedom.

We lived in the gaps between the stories.”

~ Margaret Atwood

The Handmaid’s Tale

Agony

” There is so greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.”

~Maya Angelou

Against the wind

“Kites rise against the wind not with it.”

Winston Churchill

What season is it!

“People don’t notice whether it’s winter or summer when they’re happy.”

~Anton Chekhov

Anywhere else

“A true friend is someone who is there for you when they’d rather be anywhere else.”

~Len Wein

Using your imagination

“Worrying is using your imagination to create something you don’t want.”

~Abraham-Hicks

Peace of Mind

“Peace of mind is not the absence of conflict but the ability to cope with it.”

~ Scott Hawkins

Library at Mount Char

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