107 Great Lines from Great Authors

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When God Doesn’t Fix It

23217086by Laura Story

Am I going to let my circumstances determine my view of God, or am I going to let God determine how I view my circumstances?

It’s not how strong my faith is.

It’s how strong my God is.

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The Feathered Bone

by Julie Cantrell 25379594

So maybe a miracle is anything that gets us through another day when life gets too hard.

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Turbo Twenty-Three

28686830by Janet Evanovich

“It’s sad to see a broken-down ice cream truck full of bullet holes,” Lula said. “What’s this country coming to?”

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A Moonbow Night

by Laura Frantz

I ain’t so blessed that the Lord’ll send a chariot of fire down from heaven to take me home like He did Elijah, but I’d be glad to go easy. 30259135

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The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion

17345258._SX120_by Fanny Flagg

What will people think when they find out I’m not a Krackenberry or a Simmons-that I’m an illegitimate Yankee Polish orphan?

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Jesus, My Father, the CIA, and Me

by Ian Morgan Cron10336978

My brother told me Sister Rita Marie was so old that she had been a personal friend of the Virgin Mary. It made me stop and think, How could the Virgin Mary be such a poor judge of character?

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The Mistress of Tall Acre

24933985-_sy180_by Laura Frantz

Theirs was a safe, suitable arrangement. She was in love with someone else. He had no wish to love again.

What could possibly go wrong?

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First Star I See Tonight

by Susan Elizabeth Phillips24948069

Cooper had met a lot of loonies during his career, but that lady lived in a bat house all her own, complete with blacked-out windows, and a big ol’ hole in the roof. One thing he’s say for her, though… She was straightforward. She laid her crazy right out on the front lawn for all the world to see.

 

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Song of Silence

26331919By Cynthia Ruchti

(This novel was packed with Zingers – I couldn’t pick just one!)

“The shoulds are like massive perfect storm waves to someone who’s drifting.”

The next speaker’s rabbit trail wandered so far afield, Lucy feared his point had already crossed into the next county without him.

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