Classic Quotes

Emily Brontë

If he loved with all the powers of his puny being, he couldn't love as much in eighty years as I could in a day.

Jane Austen

The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must
The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.

Augustine Of Hippo

The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.

Alan Sheinwald

The definition of a professional is one who does a job well even when they don't like it.

Thanhha Lai

Being stubborn won't make you fluent. Practicing will! The more mistakes you make, the more you'll learn not to.

Miguel De Cervantes Saavedra

The reason for the unreason with which you treat my reason , so weakens my reason that with reason I complain of your beauty.

Margaret Mitchell

After all, tomorrow is another day!

Mario Puzo

Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.

Kate Chopin

There was a dull pang of regret because it was not the kiss of love which had inflamed her, because it was not love which had held this cup of life to her lips.

Thomas Hardy

He had been held to her by a beautiful thread which it pained him to spoil by breaking, rather than by a chain he could not break.

Charlotte Brontë

I know my maker sanctions what I do. For the world's judgement - I wash my hands thereof. For man's opinion- I defy it

Lisa Prysock

It was William who would climb out of his carriage unafraid and help a farmer drive a herd of cattle or sheep across a road when necessary.

K.A. Gunn

The Told shone brightly. They truly stood out among the Inhabitants for their life and love, and the power to rebrand words went with them. They employed every type of literary term to form new passages of powerful change, and they rose above the tendency to write about the mundane or the antics of the Untold.

Mark Twain

Classic' - a book which people praise and don't read.

Mark Twain

Persons attempting to find a motive in this narrative will be prosecuted; persons  attempting to find a moral in it will be banished; persons attempting to find a plot in it will be shot.

Oksana Rus

In the coastal strains of music full of lovers hopes and dreams upon, wearing only warmth, fresh scent of the ocean and delightfully joyous smile...I look deep in your dark gloomy ochi 'cross the oceans and lands between us, am aware by sweet memories your heart is tortured...and you are for eternity mine...

Aman Jassal

A classic is read not to enjoy but only to be boast about it.

Frances Hodgson Burnett

Is the spring coming?" he said. "What is it like?"...
"It is the sun shining on the rain and the rain falling on the sunshine...

Charles Bukowski

I often stood in front of the mirror alone, wondering how ugly a person could get.

Jeaniene Frost

A vibrator can last all night, too, vampire! - Denise

Josh Mitchell

I’m 30, it’s Christmas, and I’m a writer without a job. I sit here
engulfed in a furious fit of frustration. My future unknown. My
nuts so small you could fit them in a gnat’s navel and have room
left over for my brain.

Beverley Cross

How may a mortal, face and defeat the Kraken

J.R.R. Tolkien

In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, sandy hole with nothing in it to sit down on or to eat: it was a hobbit hole, and that means comfort.

Ian Livingstone

The warm days of Firestreak are usually good for travellers in the world of Amarillia.

Andrew Davidson

Love is as strong as death, as hard as hell.

King George III

Nothing of importance happened today.

Okay Tiryakioğlu

Söylemek istediğim şu ki, medeniyet ihracı fikrine alışamıyorum ben. Çok değil, daha on sekizinci yüzyılla rayına giren endüstriyel dönemin başlangıcına kadar, şehirlerinin sokaklarından açık lağımlar akan ve tuvalet alışkanlığı bulunmayan bu insanlardan şimdi medeniyet dilemek zorunda kalmak bana

Meša Selimović

Sve bi se u životu moglo izdržati za kratko, i da budeš dobar, i hrabar, i pažljiv, ali život ne traje kratko, a ništa ne može postati teško kao obaveza koju sam sebi nametneš u jednom času slabosti ili oduševljenja. Stid te da odustaneš, muka da istraješ, a nemaš koga da psuješ, jer si sam sebe natovario.

F. Scott Fitzgerald

No amount of fire or freshness can challenge what a man will store up in his ghostly heart.

Joseph Conrad

I let him run on, this papier-maché Mephistopheles, and it seemed to me that if I tried I could poke my forefinger through him, and would find nothing inside but a little loose dirt, maybe.

Joseph Conrad

There is a taint of death, a flavour of mortality in lies - which is exactly what I hate and detest in the world - what I want to forget.

Carolyn Chute

If it ran, a Bean would eat it. If it fell, a Bean would eat it.

Carolyn Chute

If it ran, a Bean would shoot it. If it fell, a Bean would eat it.

J.M. Barrie

Love, it is said, is blind, but love is not blind. It is an extra eye, which shows us what is most worthy of regard. To see the best is to see most clearly, and it is the lover's privilege.

Jerril Thomas Abraham

what you know is way Beyond you think.

Margaret Mitchell

As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.

Alexei Maxim Russell

Just like the notion of "Internet natives", who have never known a world without Internet access, we, who have lived our entire lives with video games, can be known as "video game natives.

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