About Sunshine884

I'm that quiet girl that used to be in the library all the time, bookworm is my middle name ;)

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  • Sunshine884 shared from Developing the Leader Within You by John C. Maxwell
    But real leadership is more than having authority; it is more than having the technical training and following the proper procedures. Real leadership is being the person others will gladly and confidently follow.
  • Sunshine884 shared from CyberStorm by Matthew Mather
    Fear isn’t the answer. If we’re afraid of everything, then we’re afraid to do anything, and that means we’re giving up our freedom.
  • Sunshine884 shared from CyberStorm by Matthew Mather
    “Fear. Fear is the real enemy.” He looked up at the ceiling. “Fear and ignorance.”
  • Sunshine884 shared from My Daylight Monsters (Kindle Single) (Mary Hades) by Sarah Dalton
    I finally realise what my daylight monsters were, they were my own fears of being ill, of losing control. I never wanted to end, you see. I really didn’t. But we all end one day.
  • Sunshine884 shared from My Daylight Monsters (Kindle Single) (Mary Hades) by Sarah Dalton
    “There are those who fear me, and those who crave me. Some try to find me, while others run from me. I come to all. An end to a beginning, a beginning to an end.”
    Note: An interesting riddle
  • Sunshine884 shared from Annihilation: A Novel (The Southern Reach Trilogy Book 1) by Jeff VanderMeer
    “We all live in a kind of continuous dream,” I told him. “When we wake, it is because something, some event, some pinprick even, disturbs the edges of what we’ve taken as reality.”
  • Sunshine884 shared from Annihilation: A Novel (The Southern Reach Trilogy Book 1) by Jeff VanderMeer
    There are certain kinds of deaths that one should not be expected to relive, certain kinds of connections so deep that when they are broken you feel the snap of the link inside you.
  • Sunshine884 shared from Annihilation: A Novel (The Southern Reach Trilogy Book 1) by Jeff VanderMeer
    I also liked the ocean, and I found staring at it had a calming effect. The air was so clean, so fresh, while the world back beyond the border was what it had always been during the modern era: dirty, tired, imperfect, winding down, at war with itself. Back there, I had always felt as if my work amounted to a futile attempt to save us from who we are.
  • Sunshine884 shared from Annihilation: A Novel (The Southern Reach Trilogy Book 1) by Jeff VanderMeer
    Nothing that lived and breathed was truly objective—even in a vacuum, even if all that possessed the brain was a self-immolating desire for the truth.
    Note: This one really has me thinking...
  • Sunshine884 shared from Annihilation: A Novel (The Southern Reach Trilogy Book 1) by Jeff VanderMeer
    The beauty of it cannot be understood, either, and when you see beauty in desolation it changes something inside you. Desolation tries to colonize you.
(Philadelphia, PA)
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