Quarantine Quotes


Subhadra M., Staff Writer

     How’s quarantine treating you? Not so great? Yeah, me neither. We can change that, though. You see, wise people have given us some advice in times past. We should listen to them, don’t you think? Here are a few of their ideas.


  1. “There is some good in this world, and it is worth fighting for.” – Sam Gamgee in The Lord of the Rings
  2. “The most wasted of days is one without laughter.” – E. E. Cummings, poet
  3. “Anything’s possible if you’ve got enough nerve.” – Ginny Weasley in Harry Potter
  4. “Be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi, lawyer
  5. “In the darkest times, hope is something you give yourself.” – Uncle Iroh in Avatar: The Last Airbender
  6. “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” – Oscar Wilde, poet
  7. “It is our choices that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” – Albus Dumbledore in Harry Potter
  8. “If you are always trying to be normal, you will never know how amazing you can be.” – Maya Angelou, poet
  9. “The problem is not the problem. The problem is your attitude about the problem.” – Jack Sparrow in The Pirates of the Caribbean
  10. “Never let yesterday take up too much of today.” – Will Rogers, actor


     Fictional characters and real people alike can show you the knowledge you already had inside you. Armed with these quotes, you can change things for the better in your life and others’. As Sam Gamgee once said, “Even darkness must pass.”