Tuesdays with Morrie- Words & Quotes

Words from Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom:

  • aphorism- an observation that contains a general truth

Quotes from Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom:

“Morrie danced by himself.”

Shouldn’t the world stop? Don’t they know what has happened to me? But the world did not stop, it took no notice at all…”

“He would not wither. He would not be ashamed of dying.”

“My days were full, yet I remained, much of the time, unsatisfied.”

“Dying… is only one thing to be sad over, Mitch. Living unhappily is something else.”

“They seem half-asleep, even when they’re busy doing things they think are important.”

“The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in… We think we don’t deserve love, we think if we let it in we’ll become too soft. But a wise man named Levine said it right. He said, ‘Love is the only rational act.'”

“Sometimes you cannot believe what you see, you have to believe what you feel.”

“Everyone knows they’re going to die, but no one believes it.”

“Without love, we are birds with broken wings.”

“Aging is not just decay, you know. It’s growth.”

“You have to find what’s good and true and beautiful in your life as it is now.”

“Love is how you stay alive, even after you’re gone.”

“We think because we’re human we’re something above nature.”

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