That's what I'll be. A silhouette, rarely seen, and yet believed in. Kaeleigh wants to believe in me. I am her twin, forever alive inside her. And when she needs me, I am always here.— Ellen Hopkins
Most Powerful Twins quotations
Sometimes, if you're lucky, someone comes into your life who'll take up a place in your heart that no one else can fill, someone who's tighter than a twin, more with you than your own shadow, who gets deeper under your skin than your own blood and bones.
Black women, historically, have been doubly victimized by the twin immoralities of Jim Crow and Jane Crow. ... Black women, faced with these dual barriers, have often found that sex bias is more formidable than racial bias.
We felt the imprisonment of being a girl, the way it made your mind active and dreamy, and how you ended up knowing which colors went together. We knew that the girls were our twins, that we all existed in space like animals with identical skins, and that they knew everything about us though we couldn’t fathom them at all. We knew, finally, that the girls were really women in disguise, that they understood love and even death, and that our job was merely to create the noise that seemed to fascinate them.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
Twin Peaks was special because it was so groundbreaking.
In the early '90s it really changed television a lot. A bunch of weird shows, like Northern Exposure, came on after that.
Slim Shady: Hotter then a set of twin babies In a Mercedes Benz, with the windows up When the temp goes up to the mid 80's.
We live under continual threat of two equally fearful, but seemingly opposed, destinies: unremitting banality and inconceivable terror. It is fantasy, served out in large rations by the popular arts, which allows most people to cope with these twin specters.
Scarlett O'Hara was not beautiful, but men seldom realized it when caught by her charm as the Tarleton twins were.
You can spend too much time wondering which of identical twins is the more alike.
I grew up in Colorado - went back there, tried to heal myself and grow and learn, then got a call that David Lynch wanted me to fly back to Seattle so he could meet me for Twin Peaks.
Skill is successfully walking a tightrope between the twin towers of New York's World Trade Center. Intelligence is not trying.
I'm really into a blush on the eyelid and on the high of the cheek.
The singer of 'Cocteau Twins' used to do that - really pink eyelids. It added a little romance to the hard kind of street-edge clothes.
Man-hating is everywhere, but everywhere it is twisted and transformed, disguised, tranquilized, and qualified. It coexists, never peacefully, with the love, desire, respect, and need women also feel for men. Always man-hating is shadowed by its milder, more diplomatic and doubtful twin, ambivalence.
Everybody finished the song at different times.
At last, only the Weasley twins were left singing along to a very slow funeral march.
All who joy would win must share it. Happiness was born a Twin.
A joy that's shared is a joy made double.
I've got a lot of cutting and pasting to do, gentlemen, so why don't you please return to your porch rockers and resume whittling.
With twins, reading aloud to them was the only chance I could get to sit down.
I read them picture books until they were reading on their own.
Its the most breathtakingly ironic things about living: the fact that we are all-identical twins included-alone. Singular. And yet what we seek-what saves us-is our connection to others.
Women are the twin halves of men.
There are two things in life for which we are never truly prepared: twins.
The Gullikson twins here. An interesting pair, both from Wisconsin.
One more lesson like that and I might just do a Weasley.
Body and spirit are twins: God only knows which is which.
The twin killers of success are impatience and greed.
Purpose and laughter are the twins that must not separate. Each is empty without the other.
Blimey,” said the other twin. “Are you — ?” “He is,” said the first twin. “Aren’t you?” he added to Harry. “What?” said Harry. “Harry Potter,” chorused the twins. “Oh, him,” said Harry. “I mean, yes, I am.
I come equipped with stereophonic funk producin´ disco inducin´ twin magnetic rock receptors.
Anger and intolerance are the twin enemies of correct understanding.
Memory is a complicated thing, a relative to truth, but not its twin.
The goddess Artemis had a twin brother, Apollo, the many-faceted god of the Sun.
He was her male counterpart: his domain was the city, hers the wilderness; his was the sun, hers the moon; his the domesticated flocks, hers the wild, untamed animals; he was the god of music, she was the inspiration for round dances on the mountains.
Anxiety and fear are cousins but not twins. Fear sees a threat. Anxiety imagines one.
A mate of mine has just told me he's shagging his girlfriend and her twin, I said how can you tell them apart, he said "her brothers got a moustache!"
It is true that I was born in Iowa, but I can't speak for my twin sister.