Matthew Dickman quotes

  • I've hurt you. I've loved you. I've mowed the front yard.
    -- Matthew Dickman

    #Hurt #Yards

  • In the morning I get out of bed, I brush my teeth, I wash my face, I get dressed in the clothes I like best. I want to be good to myself.
    -- Matthew Dickman

    #Morning #Clothes #Want

  • When I dance with him, one of my great loves, he is absolutely human, and when he turns to dip me or I step on his foot because we are both leading, I know that one of us will die first and the other will suffer. The slow dance of what’s to come and the slow dance of insomnia pouring across the floor like bath water.
    -- Matthew Dickman

    #Insomnia #Feet #Water

  • Social media isn't the end-all-be-all, but it offers marketers unparalleled opportunity to participate in relevant ways. It also provides a launchpad for other marketing tactics. Social media is not an island. It's a high-power engine on the larger marketing ship.
    -- Matthew Dickman

    #Opportunity #Media #Islands

  • I'm not going to / let a little thing like the world stand in my way. / Why should I? I understand it / as much as I understand penguins / and I still go to the zoo.
    -- Matthew Dickman

    #Zoos #World #Littles

  • When the guy says go, you start to suffer - or you might as well not be out there. It's a small piece of your life, make it hurt.

  • No man has ever loved a woman as much as I love you. Nothing will ever come before you. I don’t know what else I have to do to prove to you that I won’t let you down again. I won’t hurt you. You don’t have to be alone anymore. I need you.

  • Okay. If you want to do this thing with Marcus then fine. I’ll take it and deal with it. But when he hurts you. When he lets you down, I’ll be here. My arms are always open for you to run into. I want you happy and if you think this ***** will make you happy then fine. You need to live a little too. I can’t protect you from everything, but I can be here to hold you when he breaks your heart.

  • Women are the only people I am afraid of who I never thought would hurt me

  • Let people realize clearly that every time they threaten someone or humiliate or unnecessarily hurt or dominate or reject another human being, they become forces for the creation of psychopathology, even if these be small forces. Let them recognize that every person who is kind, helpful, decent, psychologically democratic, affectionate, and warm, is a psychotheraputic force, even though a small one.

  • Being a giver is not good for a 100-yard dash, but it’s valuable in a marathon.

  • They say Australians get that ten-yard stare. It comes from the land and the horizon. You can see all around you for as far as you can see. So you just stare. I do it all the time.

  • I love my blocks of marble, always piling up in the yard like a flock of sheep.

  • Many shots are spoiled at the last instant by efforts to add a few more yards.

  • Wasn't growing catnip in one's yard the kitty equivalent of giving candy to children?