quote by Irena Sendler

I was brought up to believe that a person must be rescued when drowning, regardless of religion and nationality. The term ‘hero’ irritates me greatly – the opposite is true – I continue to have pangs of conscience that I did so little.

— Irena Sendler

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Rescue me quote A library is a hospital for the mind.
A library is a hospital for the mind.

Silverstream: You idiot!!! What are you doing in my territory??? Graystripe:.

..Drowning? Silverstream: Can't you do that in your own territory? Graystripe: Ah, but who would rescue me there?

I need you to rescue me from my destiny, I'm tryna live right and give you whatevers left of me.

After all the stops and starts, we keep coming back to these two hearts.

Two angels rescued from the fall, and after all that we've been through, it all comes down to me and you. I guess it's meant to be, forever, you and me, after all.

Aristotle Onassis rescued me at a moment when my life was engulfed with shadows.

He brought me into a world where one could find both happiness and love. We lived through many beautiful experiences together which cannot be forgotten, and for which I will be eternally grateful.


Let me give you a piece of advice. The handsome young fellow who's trying to rescue you from a hideous fate is never wrong. Not even if he says the sky is purple and made of hedgehogs.

In bed my real love has always been the sleep that rescued me by allowing me to dream.

Today I will not wait for someone to come to my aid.

I'm not helpless. Although help may come, I'm my own rescuer. My relationships will dramatically improve when I stop rescuing others and stop expecting others to rescue me.

In my daughter's eyes, I am a hero, I am strong and wise, and I know no fear, but the truth is plain to see, she was sent to rescue me, I see who I want to be, in my daughter's eyes.

If I asked you about love, you'd probably quote me a sonnet.

But you've never looked at a woman and been totally vulnerable. Known someone that could level you with her eyes, feeling like God put an angel on earth just for you. Who could rescue you from the depths of hell.


I looked at a fetal development chart at the Operation Rescue Office in Dallas.

I had a lot of emotions stirring up inside of me. That's when I decided that it was wrong in any stage of pregnancy.

I was rescued by librarians. It was librarians who said 'maybe you would like to read The Hardy Boys as well as Nancy Drew.' It is true for me, as for so many countless others, that librarians saved my life, my internal life.

The good news of the kingdom is not freedom from hardship, suffering, and loss.

It is the news of a Redeemer who has come to rescue me from myself.

Maybe he thinks he can rescue me? No one is that stupid.

At some point in my life I'd honestly hoped love would rescue me from the cold, drafty castle I lived in. But at another point, much earlier I think, I'd quietly begun to hope for nothing at all in the way of love, so as not to be disappointed. It works. It gets to be a habit.


Heavenly Father, thank You so much for Your grace.

Your forgiveness is SO good that I struggle with believing it at times. Thank You for rescuing me from myself and giving me Your Holy Spirit. Your love is better than life.

I shall last a year, and but little longer: we must think to do good work in that year. Four things are laid upon me: to drive out the English; to bring you to be crowned and anointed at Reims; to rescue the Duke of Orléans from the hands of the English; and to raise the siege of Orléans.

I'm not a Republican because I grew up rich, but because I didn't want to spend the rest of my life poor, waiting for the government to rescue me.

I had rescued the moment by using my camera and in that way had found how to stop time and hold it. No one could take that image away from me because I owned it.

I always looked for a man to rescue me and bring me happiness.

I bought into that myth, of course, and looked for my own Prince Charming.


God did not rescue me out of the pain, He rescued me through the pain!

Ive fostered five dogs for the Best Friends Program, which is an amazing no-kill sanctuary for animals, as well as a greyhound named Natasha from the greyhound rescue. All of my fosters have taught me great lessons like patience, nurture, and responsibility. My last foster dog was a Cocker Spaniel, and I couldnt let him go. I adopted him!

I just love animals, and I'm an advocate for animals rights, and my family has rescued dogs from all over the world. I don't believe in animal testing. If you see me in fur, it's always fake. Sometimes you see me wearing skulls, but those are all from roadkill

I have a pathological terror of falling through ice.

I nearly drowned once. I fell off a boat and got a cramp, and was rescued by an oil-rig diver, a great bear of a man who simply leant into the water and scooped me out with one finger.

No one ever found out what was happening inside me.

How the pain was eating me away. No one ever came to my rescue, or stood up for me.


As anyone who goes into dog-rescue knows, it is not a for-profit business, but the rewards are priceless for me.

There are a lot of recent pics of me rocking silk strings of beads.

They're made by survivors of the sex trade in Cambodia who were rescued by one of the organizations I support.

They call me superman, I'm here to rescue you.

I think that instinct, that storytelling instinct, rescued me most of my life.

Jordan couldn’t keep the smile off her face.

“Yeah, I like this guy. He rescued me from a crazed man with a gun, he makes me laugh, and he calls his mother Ma. I’d say he’s a keeper.


Survival starts by paying attention to what is close at hand and immediate.

To look out with idle hope is tantamount to dreaming one's life away.

Think about it. These guys have far more reasons to pull a prank on Doug than they do me. I kind of wished we had changed clothes, though.' 'There wasn't time,' Katie said. 'Your true love is in desperate need of your assistance. How can you think of changing into the appropriate attire for a rescue?

I am human because God made me. I experience suffering and temptation because mankind chose to follow Satan. God is reaching out to me to rescue me. I am learning to trust Him, learning to live by His precepts that I might be preserved.

Yet what keeps me from dissolving right now into a complete fairy-tale shimmer is this solid truth, a truth which has veritably built my bones over the last few years--I was not rescued by a prince; I was the administrator of my own rescue.

Since my first novel was rescued from a slush pile, it makes me sad that most publishing houses no longer accept unsolicited manuscripts. Nor are many willing to take chances on novels that are not deemed immediately "marketable."

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