The Alchemist pp127-143; Quotes
1. Well then, why should I listen to my heart?
Because you will never again be able to keep it quiet. (Page 129)
I chose this quote because your heart is like something living inside of you that
Thus far, in reading The Alchemist, I have learned and taken many things from
the book. In fact, I almost feel as if I am beginning to realize the language of the world. I
have noticed that certain things can be expr
The Alchemist pg 143-167: Quotes
1. We were all made by the same hand and we have the same soul. (Page 146)
I chose this quote because it tells us that we were all made by the same being and
he has an idea for all of us. He has a
The Alchemist, pp 82-104: Quotes
1. Because people become fascinated with pictures and words, and wind up
forgetting the Language of the Word. (page 87).
I chose this quote because the Language of the World is not spoken with wor
Page 3: Afghanistan Questions
24) What are some common jobs in Afghanistan?
Jobs in Afghanistan are very similar to the jobs in the United States. They include
secretaries, journalists, customer service workers, doctors, nurses, e
The Alchemist Response Question 1
1. When Santiago must turn himself into the wind to protect his own life, he must
ask the elements of nature for their help. However, asking the desert, the wind,
and the sun appeared to be of lit
The Alchemist Response Question 4
2. The Alchemist was an exceptional book, yet an interesting one that was far
different than any book that I had read prior to this. Although I could not relate
the entire story to real life situa
Mans Search for Meaning Quotes
1. No group consists of entirely decent or indecent people. (Page 86)
This quote means that there can be a good side and a bad side of a situation with
member on both sides, but not every member of th
Born on February 7, 1870 in Vienna Austria.
Almost died of pneumonia at age 5.
Begins studies at University of Vienna in 1888 at age 18.
Receives medical degree from University of Vienna in 1895.
Marries Raisa Timofeivna Epstein in 1897, and
God Grew Tired of Us Response
If I was a refugee who was relocated to the United States, I would have to endure
countless difficulties, struggles, and obstacles. When my family made a simple move
across town, I found it hard to ad
The Men I Killed
It was a hot summer afternoon, when my son Regis entered the room, interrupting
my time of silence and reminiscence of the war. Regis first words after entering were
concerning exactly what I was thinking about. My
The Ghost Soldiers
1. He leaned in and put his head against my shoulder and almost hugged me.
This quote exemplifies the brotherhood and togetherness of the soldiers. They
spend all of their time together, and they grow
Kite Runner: Pg. 344 371; the final chapter
At the beginning of this reading, I was devastated. Just as Amir received the good
news, he discovered that he was too late, and Sohrab had already cut his wrists and