Please find below a curated list of 52 of The Best Limbo Quotes by notable women and men. Please consider sharing with others any of the Limbo Quotes that resonate.
I think now that maybe true sweetness can only happen in limbo. I don’t know why. Is it because we are so unsure, so tentative and waiting? Like it needs that much room, that much space to expand. The not knowing anything really, the hoping, the aching transience: This is not real, not really, and so we let it alone, let it unfold lightly. Those times that can fly.
…the long train ride was like traveling through limbo. You weren’t anywhere when you were on a train, she decided. You weren’t where you had been, and you weren’t yet where you were going. You were nowhere. It might be beautiful outside the window-and it was, she had sense enough to realize that-but it wasn’t anywhere to her, just a scene passing by that was framed by the train window. (p160)
There are houses whose souls have passed into the limbo of Time, leaving their bodies in the limbo of London. Such was not quite the condition of Timothy’s on the Bayswater Road, for Timothy’s soul still had one foot in Timothy Forsyte’s body, and Smither kept the atmosphere unchanging, of camphor and port wine and house whose windows are only opened to air it twice a day.
When you are not happy where you are, and you are not quite sure if you want to leave or how to leave, you are in the meantime. Its a state of limbo. You are hanging on, ready to let go, afraid to fall, not wanting to hurt yourself, afraid you will hurt someone else. In the meantime, you pray the other person will let go first so that you will not feel guilty.
If you are getting into coaching right out of college, you’re not one of the coaches because you’re not really, like, a coach yet. You’re someone who’s in limbo all the time. Navigating that is not easy. If you try to be too much like a player, then the coaches are like, You’re not too serious about coaching. If you’re going to be too much like a coach, the players are not going to confide in anything.