Labyrinth Looking For Alaska Quotes by John Green, Barack Obama, Simon Bolivar, Gabriel Garcia Marquez and many others.
And imagining that future keeps you going, but you never do it. You just use the future to escape the present.
It’s not life or death, the labyrinth. Suffering. Doing wrong and having wrong things happen to you.
I came here looking for a Great Perhaps, for real friends and a more-than-minor life.
We need never be hopeless because we can never be irreperably broken.
We are greater than the sum of our parts.
But that part of us greater than the sum of our parts cannot begin and cannot end, and so it cannot fail
The labyrinth blows, but I choose it.
We are greater than the sum of our individual ambitions
We all use the future to escape the present.
The only way out of the labyrinth of suffering is to forgive.
That’s the mystery, isn’t it? Is the labyrinth living or dying? Which is he trying to escape—the world or the end of it?
We cannot be born, and we cannot die. Like all energy, we can only change shapes and sizes and manifestations.
And then I screwed up and the Colonel screwed up and Takumi screwed up and she slipped through our fingers.
Before I got here, I thought for a long time that the way out of the labyrinth was to pretend that it did not exist, to build a small, self-sufficient world in the back corner of the endless maze and to pretend that I was not lost, but home.
Suffering is universal. it’s the one thing Buddhists, Christians, and Muslims are all worried about.
Imagining the future is a kind of nostalgia.
Damn it, how will I ever get out of this labyrinth?