As bookworms, we adore well-written books.
Something with an enthralling plot twist, stories that take us to a compelling journey!
But…don’t you think while enjoying a spectacular story we miss out on something?
Words from those books that persuade us to simply live in the moment?
The greatest and the most uplifting quotes ever written by those genius writers?
That’s why today’s post is all about amazing quotes! A list of 14 quotes from the classic literature about life and relationships!!
Book: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Author: J.K Rowling
“If you want to know what a man’s like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.”
Book: The Great Gatsby
Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald
“Let us learn to show our friendship for a man when he is alive and not after he is dead.”
Book: The Hobbit or There and Back Again
Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
“There is nothing like looking if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.”
Book: The Little Prince
Author: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
“And now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.”
Book: Anna Karenina
Author: Leo Tolstoy
“It’s much better to do good in a way that no one knows anything about it.”
Book: The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time
Author: Mark Haddon
“Sometimes we get sad about things and we don’t like to tell other people that we are sad about them. We like to keep it a secret. Or sometimes, we are sad but we really don’t know why we are sad, so we say we aren’t sad but we really are.”
Book: The Catcher in the Rye
Author: J.D. Salinger
“What really knocks me out is a book that, when you’re all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. That doesn’t happen much, though.”
Book: Charlotte’s Web
Author: E.B. White
“Why did you do all this for me?’ he asked. ‘I don’t deserve it. I’ve never done anything for you.’ ‘You have been my friend,’ replied Charlotte. ‘That in itself is a tremendous thing.”
Author: A.A. Milne
“You can’t stay in your corner of the Forest waiting for others to come to you. You have to go to them sometimes.”
Book: Anne of Green Gables
Author: Lucy Maud Montgomery
“It’s been my experience that you can nearly always enjoy things if you make up your mind firmly that you will.”
Book : Work: A Story of Experience
Author: Louisa May Alcott
“She is too fond of books, and it has turned her brain.”
Book: Jane Eyre
Author: Charlotte Brontë
“I would always rather be happy than dignified.”
Book: A Christmas Carol
Author: Charles Dickens
“There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor.”
Book: The Critic as Artist
Author: Oscar Wilde
“Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.”
Time for your action:
I know this is not an ultimate list of quotes. I might have missed many great quotes. That’s why I would love to hear the ones that you adore the most. Leave them in the comments so that I can have a look at them too.
Always curious to hear from you,
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