Augusten Burroughs Quotes

Augusten Burroughs Quotes: I don't think writers -in general- ever achieve the fame of movie stars. For the simple reason that only a fraction of the population reads. But I guess there are exceptions.
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Augusten Burroughs Quote: In some ways, blogging is like drinking - it gives a person permission to be a total asshole.
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Quotes about Augusten Burroughs: There's a lot about being
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Quote about Augusten Burroughs: In order for us [people] to progress, we need brilliance and brilliance isn't fair and it's not polite and we can't grow it. It happens. Genius happens and it doesn't always happen in a zip code where we can access it. Therefore, we kind of need [Internet] not to keep tabs on everybody but we need to give them access to everybody else.
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Augusten Burroughs Sayings: You must never allow something that happened to you to become a morbidly treasured heirloom that you carry, show people, put back in its black velvet pouch and then tuck back into your jacket where you can keep it close to your heart.
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Augusten Burroughs Saying: Some damage is too severe, some harm endures. And what you have to do is accept it. And by accept it I mean, don't be the paralyzed person in the bed who is waiting to walk again. Realize, it's never gonna happen. And find some other way to get around
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Sayings about Augusten Burroughs: The most valuable moments and experiences that life has to offer are found only along its most treacherous paths.
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Saying about Augusten Burroughs: If I were a serial killer, I would not be the kind that stabs and then eats the victim. I would be the kind that hides in a tree and shoots at the aerobics class.
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Augusten Burroughs Quotes: No matter how huge your loss, as long as you remain engaged with your life, the best days of your life may still be ahead of you. Don't misunderstand me: the pain of your loss will remain with you for the rest of your life. But great joy will be there right beside it. Deep sorrow and deep joy can exist within you, side by side. At every moment. And it's not confusing. And it's not a conflict.
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Augusten Burroughs Quote: The truth is that nobody is owed an apology for anything. Apologies are lovely when they happen. But they change nothing. They do not reverse actions or correct damage. They are merely nice to hear.
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Quotes about Augusten Burroughs: It was like living in a new house. I saw the undersides of tables, walked through the tangle of chair legs. It would be good to be a dog, I thought. You would feel safe surrounded by all of these leggy objects that never tried to run away.
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Quote about Augusten Burroughs: I myself am made entirely of flaws, stitched together with good intentions.
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Augusten Burroughs Sayings: Decisions are beautiful. They are the evidence of thought and care. Decisions are the polishing cloths of life.
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Augusten Burroughs Saying: So we can be filled with holes and loss and wide expanses of unhealed geography - and we can also be excited by life and in love and content at the exact same moment.
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Sayings about Augusten Burroughs: Are you one of those people who says on a first date, 'I'm really not in a hurry to meet somebody, I figure if it happens, it happens'? Because those are the most desperate people of all. I'm just saying this so that if you are this person, you aren't hiding it from anybody. There is no shame in being hungry for another person. There is no shame in wanting very much to share your life with somebody.
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Saying about Augusten Burroughs: You can make almost anything a learning or positive experience. I think I offer a good example of how to make the most out of what life gives you and how to keep moving on.
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Augusten Burroughs Quotes: There is no shame in being hungry for another person. There is no shame in wanting very much to share your life with somebody.
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Augusten Burroughs Quote: No matter what I've written, someone somewhere has come up to me and said,
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