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escape picture quotes


Picture quote by John Green about future

We just use the future to escape the present. ⏤ John Green


Picture quote by Alan Saporta about solution

The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it. ⏤ Alan Saporta


Picture quote by Rumi about inspirational

Escape from the black cloud that surrounds you. Then you will see your own light as radiant as the full moon. ⏤ Rumi


Picture quote by Lloyd Alexander about reality

Fantasy is hardly an escape from reality. It's a way of understanding it. ⏤ Lloyd Alexander


Picture quote by Horace about speak

Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled. ⏤ Horace


Picture quote about life

We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.


Picture quote by Nadia Comaneci about courage

Don't run from a challenge. Instead run toward it, because the only way to escape fear is to trample it beneath your feet. ⏤ Nadia Comaneci


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In order to go on living one must try to escape the death involved in perfectionism.

Hannah Arendt, historian

Every man builds his world in his own image. He has the power to choose, but no power to escape the necessity of choice.

Ayn Rand, writer

Nobody ever did, or ever will, escape the consequences of his choices.

Alfred A. Montapert, author

The classroom should be an entrance into the world, not an escape from it.

John Ciardi, dramatist

Every life is narrow. Our only escape is not to run away, but to learn to love the people we are and the world in which we find ourselves.

Mark Haddon, novelist

War is only a cowardly escape from the problems of peace.

Thomas Mann, writer

The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.

Marcus Aurelius, emperor

To run away from trouble is a form of cowardice and, while it is true that the suicide braves death, he does it not for some noble object but to escape some ill.

Aristotle, philosopher

Music should be your escape.

Missy Elliot, musician

The past is our definition. We may strive with good reason to escape it, or to escape what is bad in it. But we will escape it only by adding something better to it.

Wendell Berry, poet

Hiding places there are innumerable, escape is only one, but possibilities of escape, again, are as many as hiding places.

Franz Kafka, novelist

I write to escape; to escape poverty.

Edgar Rice Burroughs, author

We have need of history in its entirety, not to fall back into it, but to see if we can escape from it.

Jose Ortega y Gasset, philosopher

I think the more stressful our times get, the more we look for fantasy escapes.

Jeri Ryan, actress

It is vain for the coward to flee; death follows close behind; it is only by defying it that the brave escape.

Voltaire, writer

Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled.

Horace, poet

I spent my whole childhood looking for an escape.

Dennis Rodman, basketball player

Nothing escapes the vigilance of the New South Wales police; their reputation is known the world over.

Joshua Slocum, explorer

We're so trendy we can't even escape ourselves.

Kurt Cobain, musician

The glory of my name increases my shame. Less known by mortals, I could better escape their eyes.

Jean Racine, dramatist

No man should escape our universities without knowing how little he knows.

J. Robert Oppenheimer, physicist

The omnipotence of evil has never resulted in anything but fruitless efforts. Our thoughts always escape from whoever tries to smother them.

Victor Hugo, author

What fugitive from his country can also escape from himself.

Horace, poet

Books were this wonderful escape for me because I could open a book and disappear into it, and that was the only way out of that house when I was a kid.

Dean Koontz, author

Poverty must not be a bar to learning and learning must offer an escape from poverty.

Lyndon B. Johnson, president

The people of England have been led in Mesopotamia into a trap from which it will be hard to escape with dignity and honor.

T. E. Lawrence, soldier

The best way to escape from your problem is to solve it.

Robert Anthony, author

I love acting because it's a bit of an escape. It gives you the ability to reinvent yourself. They say that acting is the shy man's revenge.

Hayden Christensen, actor

Maybe you don't like your job, maybe you didn't get enough sleep, well nobody likes their job, nobody got enough sleep. Maybe you just had the worst day of your life, but you know, there's no escape, there's no excuse, so just suck up and be nice.

Ani DiFranco, musician

Art and Religion are, then, two roads by which men escape from circumstance to ecstasy. Between aesthetic and religious rapture there is a family alliance. Art and Religion are means to similar states of mind.

Clive Bell, critic

It's about avoiding reality through various escape routes that become addictions and lead to Hell. My character is addicted to television, chocolate, coffee, to her dream of her son, which has no basis in reality.

Ellen Burstyn, actress

Of all escape mechanisms, death is the most efficient.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

A horse is the projection of peoples' dreams about themselves - strong, powerful, beautiful - and it has the capability of giving us escape from our mundane existence.

Pam Brown, poet

We feel free when we escape - even if it be but from the frying pan to the fire.

Eric Hoffer, writer

The success or failure of a life, as far as posterity goes, seems to lie in the more or less luck of seizing the right moment of escape.

Alice James, writer

I was one of the many horses pulling the wagon and couldn't escape left or right because of the will of the driver.

Adolf Eichmann, criminal

These poor wretches were stolen from their homes, carried to a strange country, and sold to servitude, from which they sought to escape on the first occasion which offered.

Philip Hone, politician

He was not a runner, my father, but he was quick. I always remember it was very difficult to escape from him when he was angry. If he wanted to beat us he would always catch us. Even me, he could always catch me.

Haile Gebrselassie, athlete

The first song is called "London." It's about two Russian soldiers who desert the Russian army and escape to London, where they indulge in a life of crime.

Neil Tennant, musician

Creating a character on or off the stage is an escape.

Roger Moore, actor

Every person should have their escape route planned. I think everyone has an apocalypse fantasy, what would I do in the event of the end of the world, and we just basically - me and Nick - said what would we do, where would we head?

Simon Pegg, comedian

Drugs are marvelous if you want to escape, but reality is so rich, why escape?

Geraldine Chaplin, actress

We need to take command of the solar system to gain that wealth, and to escape the sea of paper our government is becoming, and for some decent chance of stopping a Dinosaur Killer asteroid.

Larry Niven, writer

It was a great escape for me and it was a way to take a break from what was going on in my own world, to go into another world.

Alice Hoffman, author

I wanted to escape so badly. But of course I knew I couldn't just give up and leave school. It was only when I heard my mom's voice that I came out of my hiding place.

Zhang Ziyi, actress

The people who couldn't get out of New Orleans to escape the storm were predominantly Black.

Charles Rangel, politician

Just when we most need to be clearheaded, in order to face the hard facts before us, there is all too frequently a very real inclination to give way to dangerous tendencies merely as an escape from realities.

William Lyon Mackenzie King, politician

I didn't really escape that gravity until I moved 300 miles south to go to college at 18, where authorship no longer seemed something liable to induce vengeful punishment.

David Knopfler, musician

Good men, whether they be Christians or rationalists, do not desire to discriminate between races, but the distinctions implanted by Nature are too conspicuous to escape the observation of our senses.

Arthur Keith, scientist

If you're into architecture and you're from the West, everything is hors d'oeuvres for working to rebuild the Temple. Ultimately you're led there. You can't escape it.

Ben Nicholson, artist

I do everything I think possible or acceptable to escape from this trap.

Jacques Derrida, philosopher

At 20, 25, 30, we begin to realise that the possibilities of escape are getting fewer. We have jobs, children, partners, debts. This is the part of us to which literary fiction speaks.

Mark Haddon, novelist

I think I may have become an actor to hide from myself. You can escape into a character.

John Candy, comedian

The fact that I was fortunate enough to escape contagion, in spite of frequent, sometimes daily contacts with the disease, was because I soon guessed how it spread.

Charles Jules Henry Nicole, scientist

There's something about the Houdini act that is not always made clear - about the escape act in general.

James Randi, entertainer

I don't really read as much as I used to. A lot of what I was looking for as an escape I find in writing. And the other thing is that I don't want to get into someone else's language when I'm working.

Alice Hoffman, author

The thing about rock is that people are not just interested in bands because of where they want to go. It's where they want to escape from that matters.

Colin Greenwood, musician

Everybody past a certain age, regardless of how they look on the outside, pretty much constantly dreams of being able to escape from their lives.

Doug Coupland, author

Acting and writing go together. Actors write because they love words and becoming other people - we love to escape into other characters.

Susannah York, actress

That's the thing about interviews, at some point you're going to change your mind. But it's there forever and you can't escape it.

Martha Plimpton, model

To escape jury duty in England, wear a bowler hat and carry a copy of the Daily telegraph.

John Mortimer, novelist

All the best stories are but one story in reality - the story of escape. It is the only thing which interests us all and at all times, how to escape.

A. C. Benson, author

It's silly to try to escape other people's faults. They are inescapable. Just try to escape your own.

Marcus Aurelius, emperor

A leaf fluttered in through the window this morning, as if supported by the rays of the sun, a bird settled on the fire escape, joy in the task of coffee, joy accompanied me as I walked.

Anais Nin, author

I believe that nothing happens apart from divine determination and decree. We shall never be able to escape from the doctrine of divine predestination - the doctrine that God has foreordained certain people unto eternal life.

Charles Spurgeon, preacher

Our life is a book that writes itself and whose principal themes sometimes escape us. We are like characters in a novel who do not always understand what the author wants of them.

Julien Green, novelist

It has been said that idleness is the parent of mischief, which is very true; but mischief itself is merely an attempt to escape from the dreary vacuum of idleness.

George Borrow, author

I always knew I wanted to be a character in the movies. When I was growing up, I had to have a lot of surgery, and I spent a lot of time recovering at home and in the hospital. Watching movies took me away from my own problems and gave me a total escape.

Josh Ryan Evans, actor

Furthermore, the slaves cannot be put into a more wretched situation, ourselves being judges, and the community cannot take a more lively step to escape ruin, and obtain the smiles and protection of Heaven.

Samuel Hopkins, clergyman

Man seeks to escape himself in myth, and does so by any means at his disposal. Drugs, alcohol, or lies. Unable to withdraw into himself, he disguises himself. Lies and inaccuracy give him a few moments of comfort.

Jean Cocteau, director

Leave everything. Leave Dada. Leave your wife. Leave your mistress. Leave your hopes and fears. Leave your children in the woods. Leave the substance for the shadow. Leave your easy life, leave what you are given for the future. Set off on the roads.

Andre Breton, poet

The other inmates stand in a long straight line, flanked by guards, and I am dragged past them. I do not respect them, because they will not run - will not try to escape.

Jack Henry Abbott, author

I expected to die. At no time before the trial did I expect to escape with my life. Yet being executed in the gas chamber did not necessarily mean defeat. It could be one more step to bring the community to a higher level of consciousness.

Huey Newton, activist

I submitted manuscripts to publishers. This was not so much a feeling that I should be published as a wish to escape the feared and hated drudgery of normal work.

Tanith Lee, writer

All persons harboring or secreting the conspirators or aiding their concealment or escape, will be treated as accomplices in the murder of the President and shall be subject to trial before a military commission, and the punishment of death.

Edwin M. Stanton, lawyer

To me, fantasy has always been the genre of escape, science fiction the genre of ideas. So if you can escape and have a little idea as well, maybe you have some kind of a cross-breed between the two.

Sheri S. Tepper, author

The first song that I wrote was when I was with The Del Rios. I was like 14 years old but I was always putting my thoughts down on paper even before then because it was like an escape - a way of unleashing all the stuff.

William Bell,

There was a war crimes trial because an American prisoner had been shot trying to escape. He had obviously been recaptured and shot, and that violated the Geneva Convention.

Charles Guggenheim, director

Anyone who has passed though the regular gradations of a classical education, and is not made a fool by it, may consider himself as having had a very narrow escape.

William Hazlitt, critic

Art is a way to express yourself and through that you can escape a bad situation.

Russell Simmons, businessman

There are going to be questions about what major oil companies are doing with all of the resources they're accumulating. They can't escape that.

Pete Domenici, politician

This is the most terrible thing that can happen in a friendly country if Thai people have to escape from the backdoor of an embassy.

Thaksin Shinawatra, politician

The drawing and the crafting of the story are fun, but it's the overall meaning that matters to me. It might escape some people who just want to read a comic, and that's fine. The overall meaning is what matters.

Brian Michael Bendis, artist

Outside of the mindless sitcoms that the networks thrive on, people able to think generally consider most entertainment is escape in one form or another.

Gary Gygax, inventor

I never wore glasses except when I had to read a teleprompter at an awards show or drive, so I didn't notice much. I could exist in my head. It was kind of my escape from the world and my protection.

Nicole Kidman, actress

I just went and got an agent because I thought I can create my own world - you can't right your own life, but you can escape to a world where you can have control.

Helena Bonham Carter, actress

Hip-hop reflects the truth, and the problem is that hip-hop exposes a lot of the negative truth that society tries to conceal. It's a platform where we could offer information, but it's also an escape.

Busta Rhymes, musician

I always felt that acting was an escape, like having the secret key to every door and permission to go into any realm and soak it up. I enjoy that free pass.

Edward Norton, actor

I'd go to swim practice, put my face in the water, and I didn't have to talk to anybody. Swimming was like my escape, but it was also like this huge prison because I felt like I had to swim up to people's standards.

Amanda Beard, athlete

On my job I end up jumping out of planes. Last week I got in an 18-wheeler and drove down a runway onto a skid track. The week before that they put me in a car and sunk me to the bottom of a lake to see if I could escape without an oxygen tank.

Rick Mercer, comedian

There is no escape - we pay for the violence of our ancestors.

Frank Herbert, writer

I do know that I've read somewhere that it's been statistically proven that in times of war, horror films are much more popular. I don't know why that is. You'd think it'd be the opposite. You'd think people would want to escape from it.

Aaron Stanford, actor

It's difficult to do a genre film well, and it doesn't matter if you're talking vampire movies or 'Dawn of the Dead' or 'The Thing' or 'Escape From New York.' Those kind of movies, they understand what the old-school B-movie is supposed to be, they get the throwback of it.

Ethan Hawke, actor

There's so much going on in the world. There's so much information being thrown at us - so many things are being sold to us, and we're being told how we should appear and how to be more successful, blah, blah, blah. How does that manifest itself? In the pressures, the stress, this need to escape.

Michael Fassbender, actor

Being a posh actor in England you cannot escape the class-typing from whatever side you look at it.

Benedict Cumberbatch, actor

We all want to escape our circumstances, don't we? Especially if you are an actor.

Benedict Cumberbatch, actor

I love going to movies. It's just big, it takes you away, you can escape into it.

Tom Welling, actor

I think you can't really escape any kind of spiritual education as a child, whether it's New Age or Judaism or Buddhism or whatever it is. You can't escape it, even if you completely disagree with it, you still have it as a foundation that you base things off of.

Jack White, musician

Gluttony is an emotional escape, a sign something is eating us.

Peter De Vries, novelist

This howling mouth, this head which rolls back and tries to escape.

Frederick Leboyer,

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Famous authors of escape quotes

Who has the best quotes? Top quotes from American, British, French, German and Spanish authors. 18 Jack Henry Abbott quotes,2 Brian Michael Bendis quotes,3 Edgar Rice Burroughs quotes, sayings and images.

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