A Thousand Acres
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"A Thousand Acres" Quotes

By Jane Smiley

fiction | 385 pages | Published in 2011

ISBN_13:9780307787712
ISBN_10:0307787710

Quotes

Sometimes it takes a thousand acres to make you feel whole, other times just a patch of sky.

Jane Smiley

Silence has a loudness of its own.

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There's something about being outside at night, under the stars. It's like you're part of something bigger, something eternal.

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In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived, and how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you.

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Sometimes the greatest storms bring out the greatest beauty... Life can be like that too.

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Family isn't always blood. It's the people in your life who want you in theirs; the ones who accept you for who you are.

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Regret is a part of life, but if you don't learn from it, then you've wasted an opportunity.

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Love is a wild bird that no one can tame.

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The hardest battles are fought in the mind, not on the battlefield.

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Sometimes the strongest among us are the ones who smile through silent pain, fight battles nobody knows about.

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