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The Tree of Life Quotes

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  • Mr. O'Brien: My sweet boy.
    ‐ Submitted by Joseph D (2 years ago)

  • Young Jack: Where were you? You let a little boy die. You'll let anything happen. How can I be good, if you aren't?
    ‐ Submitted by Andrew O (3 years ago)

  • Young Jack: Where were you? You let a little boy die. You'll let anything happen. How can I be good, if you aren't?
    ‐ Submitted by Tom O (3 years ago)

  • Mr. O'Brien: You make yourself what you are. You gotta control your own destiny. Can't say 'I can't'. You say I'm having trouble, I'm not done yet. You can't say 'I can't'.
    ‐ Submitted by Joakim A (3 years ago)

  • Mr. O'Brien: [about his son, Jack] I made him feel shame. My shame.
    ‐ Submitted by Joakim A (3 years ago)

  • Grandmother: Life goes on. People pass along. Nothing stays the same.
    ‐ Submitted by Joakim A (3 years ago)

  • Jack: Where were You? You let a boy die. You let anything happen. Why should I be good ? When You aren't.
    ‐ Submitted by Scott T (3 years ago)

  • Jack: What I want to do, I can't do. I do what I hate.
    ‐ Submitted by Scott T (3 years ago)

  • Mrs. O'Brien: The only way to be happy is to love. Unless you love, your life will flash by. Do good to them. Wonder. Hope.
    ‐ Submitted by Typhon Q (3 years ago)

  • Jack: Brother. Keep us. Guide us. To the end of time.
    ‐ Submitted by Typhon Q (3 years ago)

  • Jack: Mother. Father. Always you wrestle inside me.
    ‐ Submitted by Lori W (4 years ago)

  • Mrs. O'Brien: There are two ways through life: The way of Nature, and the way of Grace. You have to choose which one you will follow.
    ‐ Submitted by Raymond W (4 years ago)

  • R.L.: Be quiet.
    ‐ Submitted by Matthew E (4 years ago)

  • Mr. O'Brien: It takes fierce will to get ahead in this world.
    ‐ Submitted by macky s (4 years ago)

  • Jack: Brother. Mother. It was they who led me to your door.
    ‐ Submitted by Matthew E (4 years ago)

  • Jack: Brother.
    ‐ Submitted by JD T (4 years ago)

  • Mr. O'Brien: The only way to be happy is to love. Unless you love, your life will flash by.
    ‐ Submitted by Nusfish K (4 years ago)

  • Jack: Before I knew I loved you, believed in you.
    ‐ Submitted by Yasin A (4 years ago)

  • Mrs. O'Brien: He is with God now. He's been with God the whole time.
    ‐ Submitted by Ilene H (4 years ago)

  • Jack's Wife: Unless you love, your life will flash by.
    ‐ Submitted by Chad E (4 years ago)

  • Mrs. O'Brien: I give him to you. I give you my son.
    ‐ Submitted by Brigita S (4 years ago)

  • Jack: I wanted to be loved because I was great. A big man. I'm nothing. Look--the glory all around us, trees, birds. I dishonored it all and didn't notice the glory. A foolish man.
    ‐ Submitted by Ben H (4 years ago)

  • Mr. O'Brien: Jack! Jack! Hit me! [pushes him over]
    Jack: [falls over]
    Mr. O'Brien: What are you doing? What're you doing?
    ‐ Submitted by Sean W (4 years ago)

  • Jack: What am I doing?
    ‐ Submitted by Sean W (4 years ago)

  • Mrs. O'Brien: You'll be grown before that tree is tall.
    ‐ Submitted by Sean W (4 years ago)

  • Jack: Mother, father, always you wrestle inside me, always you will.
    ‐ Submitted by Mars F (4 years ago)

  • Mr. O'Brien: Don't let anyone tell you there's anything you can't do.
    ‐ Submitted by Parth S (4 years ago)

  • Mrs. O'Brien: Without love, your life will flash by.
    ‐ Submitted by Matthew J (4 years ago)

  • Mr. O'Brien: Someday, we'll fall down and weep, and we'll understand it all. All things.
    ‐ Submitted by Akvile Z (5 years ago)

  • Mrs. O'Brien: Love everyone. Every leaf. Every ray of light.
    ‐ Submitted by Jarrod H (5 years ago)

  • Mrs. O'Brien: The only way to be happy is to love. Unless you love, your life will flash by.
    ‐ Submitted by Johnny L (5 years ago)

  • Mr. O'Brien: It takes fierce will to get ahead in this world.
    ‐ Submitted by Chris P (5 years ago)

  • Jack: Mother, Father. Always you wrestle inside me.
    ‐ Submitted by Asif K (5 years ago)