Torey L. Hayden quotes

  • Perhaps the greatest magic of the human spirit is the ability to laugh, at ourselves, at each other, and at our sometimes hopeless situation. Laughter normalized our lives
    -- Torey L. Hayden

    #Laughter #Laughing #Magic

  • Safety is the most basic task of all. Without sense of safety, no growth can take place. Without safety, all energy goes to defense
    -- Torey L. Hayden

    #Safety #Growth #Defense

  • She looked up. "What I can't figure out is why the good things always end." "Everything ends." "Not some things. Not the bad things. They never go away." "Yes, they do. If you let them, they go away. Not as fast as we'd like sometimes, but they end too. What doesn't end is the way we feel about each other. Even when you're all grown up and somewhere else, you can remember what a good time we had together. Even when you're in the middle of bad things and they never seem to be changing, you can remember me. And I'll remember you.
    -- Torey L. Hayden

    #Going Away #Together #Good Times

  • It's a funny place, this world. Hate has rights. Love has none.
    -- Torey L. Hayden

    #Hate #Rights #World

  • Yeah, it's hard. It's really, really hard. But 'hard' is not 'impossible'.
    -- Torey L. Hayden

    #Impossible #Yeah

  • With the fearful strain that is on me night and day, if I did not laugh I should die.

  • I laugh because I must not cry, that is all, that is all.

  • That is the saving grace of humor, if you fail no one is laughing at you.

  • I want to make people laugh.

  • My new shorty got a gymnastic back, '87 emerald green on a classic Jag. She had the cleft palate, I ordered chef's salad; She had the club foot, with that little arm, I couldn't help but laugh...she ordered Chicken Parm.

  • At around 19 I realized that I really didn't have any skills other than making people laugh, so I should probably pursue it full-time.

  • Frauds master our minds; magicians, like poets and lovers, engage them in a permanent maze of possibilities.

  • The alleycats manipulate the blocks with gutter magic

  • I've been in the studio when you go through a track and you run down a track and you know even before the singer starts singing, you know the track is swinging ... you know you have a multimillion-seller hit - and what you're working on suddenly has magic,

  • The best magic always results from ecstasies of logic.