Backwards Related Quotes
“I felt him scrambling. I fell backwards, and when I hit the rocks I felt my back break, like a pop, and my legs went numb.”
[Lincoln in the Bardo] is not a long book. And that meant I could obsess over it and live in it both backwards and forwards and hyper-control everything.
I stay away from churches in which I feel like I have to pretend I'm a better person than I am. That sort of thing moves my faith backwards.
“Clearly if the person is sick, I think you want to bend over backwards to compensate.”
I learned everything by ear and played all the different instruments. So then I was able to find a guitar. That was, like, in the seventh grade. And then I didn't know how to put my fingers on all the different strings, so I had to figure out how to do it upside down and backwards, and I still play that way today.
To the rationally minded the mental processes of the intuitive appear to work backwards
There are those who never reason on what they should do, but what they have done; as if Reason had her eyes behind, and could only see backwards.