Quirky Quotations  October 14, 2011 - November 14, 2011

Reading and Deliberating


Use these quotes to steer you in the direction of a new poem or short story:

“You don't win races by wishing, you win them by running faster than everyone else does.”
― Philip Pullman, Clockwork

“In the beginning the Universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move.”
― Douglas Adams, The Restaurant at the End of the Universe

“Your past is always your past. Even if you forget it, it remembers you.”
― Sarah Dessen, What Happened to Goodbye

“I am fond of pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals.”
― Winston S. Churchill


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Nelson, New Zealand


1 Contestant
1 Submissions
Created Oct 14, 2011

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  • Writing may be submitted 10/14/2011 - 11/14/2011
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