25 ‘Twilight Zone’ Quotes that Will Make You Question Your Life Decisions

  1. Up there, up there in the vastness of space, in the void that is sky, up there is an enemy known as isolation.

  2. Successful in most things but not in the one effort that all men try at some time in their lives – trying to go home again.

  3. There’s a saying, ‘Every man is put on Earth condemned to die, time and method of execution unknown.’ Perhaps this is as it should be.

  4. They say a dream takes only a second or so, and yet in that second a man can live a lifetime.

  5. And fate, a laughing fate, a practical jokester with a smile that stretched across the stars, saw to it that they got their wish.

  6. There are weapons that are simply thoughts, attitudes, prejudices, to be found only in the minds of men.

  7. For the record, prejudices can kill and suspicion can destroy, and a thoughtless, frightened search for a scapegoat has a fallout all of its own.

  8. Last stop on a long journey, as yet another human being returns to the vast nothingness that is the beginning and into the dust that is always the end.

  9. The most common ailment of all men, the strange and perverse disinclination to believe in a miracle.

  10. A scared, angry little man who never got a break. Now he has everything he’s ever wanted – and he’s going to have to live with it for eternity.

  11. Who discovered something about life; that it can be rich and rewarding and full of beauty, just like the music he played, if a person would only pause to look and to listen.

  12. The magic of a child’s smile, the magic of liking and being liked, the strange and wondrous mysticism that is the simple act of living.

  13. But it makes you wonder, doesn’t it? Just how normal are we? Just who are the people we nod our hellos to as we pass on the street?

  14. Odd how the real consorts with the shadows, how the present fuses with the past.

  15. A word to the wise now to the garbage collectors of the world, to the curio seekers, to the antique buffs, to everyone who would try to coax out a miracle from unlikely places.

  16. Because the old saying happens to be true. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, in this year or a hundred years hence, on this planet or wherever there is human life, perhaps out amongst the stars.

  17. In short, there’s nothing mightier than the meek.

  18. And if there’s any moral to it at all, let’s say that in any quest for magic, in any search for sorcery, witchery, legerdemain, first check the human heart.

  19. But the cure to some nightmares is not to be found in known medical journals.

  20. Some people possess talent, others are possessed by it. When that happens, the talent becomes a curse.

  21. We know that a dream can be real, but who ever thought that reality could be a dream?

  22. Any state, any entity, any ideology that fails to recognize the worth, the dignity, the rights of man, that state is obsolete.

  23. Some superstitions, kept alive by the long night of ignorance, have their own special power.

  24. According to the Bible, God created the heavens and the Earth. It is man’s prerogative – and woman’s – to create their own particular and private hell.

  25. No moral, no message, no prophetic tract, just a simple statement of fact: for civilization to survive, the human race has to remain civilized.

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