Category Archives: WAIT

If you wish for good luck, sleep and wait. Japanese.

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“Not everyone can wait: neither the sated nor the satisfied nor those without respect can wait. The only ones who can wait are people who carry restlessness around with them.”
― Dietrich Bonhoeffer, God Is in the Manger: Reflections on Advent and Christmas

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“Escaping goblins to be caught by wolves!” he said, and it became a proverb, though we now say ‘out of the frying-pan into the fire’ in the same sort of uncomfortable situations.” ― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit

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“I want us to cool down for a while before we end up on horses’ said Scully.

‘What?’ Hank asked.

‘A definition of confusion.’ Mulder explained, hands clasped behind his head. ‘He jumped up on his horse and rode off in all directions.’ He winked. ‘Scully likes wise sayings like that. She hoardes fortune cookies you know.”

― Charles Grant, The X-Files: Goblins