QUOTES FROM WHITE TEETH

“It’s the immigrant story: moving, rooting, uprooting, rooting again.”

“It was a cruel reminder that the past is always with us, gnawing at our heels like some starving stray.”

“Out of the mud of your fears comes the lotus of your success.”

“Beneath the surface, we are all connected, bound together by the threads of fate.”

“Life is like a balance sheet, and every decision we make is a transaction.”

“The power of forgiveness is not about forgetting the past, but about healing the wounds and moving forward.”

“The beauty of youth lies in its ignorance, the willingness to take risks without fully comprehending the consequences.”

“Sometimes the hardest part of being human is accepting our own flaws and imperfections.”

“Love is not bound by race, religion, or culture. It transcends all barriers, leaving only pure connection.”

“In the end, it’s not about where you come from, but where you choose to go.”

“Life is a journey, and along the way, we meet different people who shape us, leaving an indelible mark on our souls.”

“The past is like an old photograph, yellowed and creased, but it is a part of who we are, a testament to our resilience.”

“Destiny is not something predetermined, but something we create with the choices we make.”

“The world is a melting pot of cultures, each one adding its own unique flavor to the mix.”

“The true measure of a person is not where they start, but how far they are willing to go.”

“Fear is like a dark cloud that obscures our judgment and prevents us from reaching our full potential.”

“Life is a tapestry woven with threads of joy and sorrow, light and darkness. Embrace both, for they are what make us whole.”

“Growth comes from embracing discomfort, stepping outside our comfort zones, and daring to be different.”

“Time is both a blessing and a curse. It heals wounds, but it also carries away precious moments, leaving only memories.”

“We are all a mixture of our heritage and our experiences, a patchwork quilt of identities.”

“Perspective is a powerful tool. It allows us to see beyond our own narrow view and understand the complexities of others.”

“Change is the only constant in life. It shapes us, molds us, and propels us forward.”

“The world is a mosaic of stories, each one unique and worthy of being told.”

“The power of literature lies in its ability to transport us to different worlds, to make us see through the eyes of others.”

“The truth is a delicate thing, easily distorted and manipulated. It takes courage to seek it and even more to accept it.”

“Friendship is a bond that surpasses time and distance. It is a lifeline in a world filled with chaos and uncertainty.”

“The pursuit of happiness is a lifelong journey, one that requires constant self-reflection and acceptance.”

“Family is not only defined by blood but by the connections we create and nurture.”

“Life is a symphony with many instruments, each playing its part to create a harmonious whole.”

“The key to a fulfilling life lies in embracing our differences and celebrating our shared humanity.”