Tuesday, 10 July 2012
02:38:48 PM (GMT)
Just a list of some of my favorite book quotes. Half of these are from my childhood,
the other half are just from some of my favorite books. Or both.
“The only way out of the labyrinth of suffering is to forgive.”
~Pudge; Looking for Alaska by John Green
“What the hell is that?" I laughed.
"It's my fox hat."
"Your fox hat?"
"Yeah, Pudge. My fox hat."
"Why are you wearing your fox hat?" I asked.
"Because no one can catch the motherfucking fox.”
~Takumi and Pudge; Looking for Alaska by John Green
“You don’t know what goes on in anyone’s life but your own. And when you mess
with one part of a person’s life, you’re not messing with just that part.
Unfortunately, you can’t be that precise and selective. When you mess with one part
of a person’s life, you’re messing with their entire life. Everything. . .
~ Hannah Baker; Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
"We're all mad here"
~ Cheshire Cat; Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
“Yeah? Can you draw a skeleton riding a motorcycle with flames coming out of it?
And I want a pirate hat on the skeleton. And a parrot on his shoulder. A skeleton
parrot. Or maybe a ninja skeleton parrot? No, that would be overkill. But it'd be
cool if the biker skeleton could be shooting some ninja throwing stars. That are on
~ Adrian Ivaskhov; Bloodlines by Richelle Mead
"Nice blouse, Sage. It really brings out the khaki in your pants."
~Adrian Ivashkov; The Golden Lilly by Richelle Mead
“I stopped believing there was a power of good and a power of evil that were
outside us. And I came to believe that good and evil are names for what people do,
not for what they are.”
~The Amber Spyglass by Phillip Pullman
“It's a good thing most people bleed on the inside or this would be a gory,
~Go Ask Alice - Anonymous (aka Beatrice Sparks)
"Indeed, your failure to understand that there are things much worse than death has
always been your greatest weakness."
Dumbledore; Order of the Phoenix by J.K Rowling
“We had to save you because you're the mockingjay, Katniss. While you live, the
Plutarch Heavensbee; Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
"And James Henry Trotter, who once, if you remember, had been the saddest and
loneliest boy that you could find, now had all the friends and playmates in the
James in the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
"Good morning, Starshine! The Earth says hello!"
~ Willy Wonka; Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl