Simile Quotes

Nicholas Sparks

Love is like the wind, you can't see it but you can feel it.. Nicholas Sparks
Love is like the wind, you can't see it but you can feel it.

Steve Martin

A day without sunshine is like, you know, night.

Albert Einstein

Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.. Albert Einstein
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.

Nicholas Sparks

Life, he realize, was much like a song. In the beginning there is mystery, in the
Life, he realize, was much like a song. In the beginning there is mystery, in the end there is confirmation, but it's in the middle where all the emotion resides to make the whole thing worthwhile.

Lemony Snicket

Deciding whether or not to trust a person is like deciding whether or not to climb a tree because you might get a wonderful view from the highest branch or you might simply get covered in sap and for this reason many people choose to spend their time alone and indoors where it is harder to get a splinter.

Lemony Snicket

Fate is like a strange, unpopular restaurant filled with odd little waiters who bring you things you never asked for and don't always like.

Rick Riordan

I felt like one of Apollo's sacred cows- slow, dumb, and bright red.

Chris Baty

A novel rough draft is like bread dough; you need to beat the crap out of it for it to rise.

Fridik Erlings

The church trembled and the hail hammered the roof, but his words glided in the air, joyful and bright like the birds at the cliffs. They floated freely around one another without colliding and the wind carried them high up into heaven.

Jasper Fforde

The sky was like ebony and the only illumination was the harsh white light of the central streetlamp, which cast shadows so hard it seemed you might cut yourself on them.

Mae West

Love is like a booger, you pick and pick at it. Then when you get it you wonder how to get rid of it.

Jodi Picoult

Anxiety's like a rocking chair. It gives you something to do, but it doesn't get you very far.

Fulton J. Sheen

Hearing nuns' confessions is like being stoned to death with popcorn.

Carl Sandburg

Life is like an onion; you peel it off one layer at a time, and sometimes you weep.

Stephenie Meyer

He's like a drug for you, Bella.

John Callahan

Sex is like air; it's not important unless you aren't getting any.

Leslie What

It was like hiking into a Hemingway story; everything was sepia-toned and bristling with subtext.

Osip Mandelstam

Where to start?
Everything cracks and shakes,
The air trembles with similes,
No one world's better than another;
the earth moans with metaphors.

Terry Pratchett

Getting an education was a bit like a communicable sexual disease. It made you unsuitable for a lot of jobs and then you had the urge to pass it on.

David Archuleta

Without inspiration, we’re all like a box of matches that will never be lit.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

A room without books is like a body without a soul.

Horace Mann

A house without books is like a room without windows.

John Green

Adult librarians are like lazy bakers: their patrons want a jelly doughnut, so they give them a jelly doughnut. Children’s librarians are ambitious bakers: 'You like the jelly doughnut? I’ll get you a jelly doughnut. But you should try my cruller, too. My cruller is gonna blow your mind, kid.

Katharine Graham

The only way I can describe the extent of my anxiety is to say that I felt as if I were pregnant with a rock.

Raymond Chandler

It was a smooth silvery voice that matched her hair. It had a tiny tinkle in it, like bells in a doll's house. I thought that was silly as soon as I thought of it.

Sophia Loren

A woman's dress should be like a barbed-wire fence: serving its purpose without obstructing the view.

John Green

Peeing is like a good book in that it is very, very hard to stop once you start.

Chet Raymo

Beauty soaks reality as water fills a rag.

John Piper

A prayerless Christian is like a bus driver trying alone to push his bus out of a rut because he doesn't know Clark Kent is on board.

Catherine Coulter

You know, a cell phone's like a guy; if you don't plug him in every night, charge him good, you got nothing at all.

Sara Sheridan

She wishes her grandmother had not been so protective, and that she understood better what passes between a man and woman. As it is, she simply enjoys the feelings and wonders if they are what lightning is made of, for everything comes back to the weather. Tears like rain. Smiles like the sun. Hair as dry as sand and fear like the dark ocean.

Stephen Moles

The amount of perfume she had on was like a human sacrifice on Incense Night.

Julie Anne Grasso

Her courage seemed to collapse around her ankles like an old pair of elastic undies

Patrick Rothfuss

She smiled like knife on a velvet, she stretched like cat on the sun.

Dennis Vickers

Like a fire alarm going off in your ear, sulfur up your nose, mouth full of sour milk, reality is what it is – you deal with it.

Juliet Marillier

His touch was like a bard's on his instrument, and it awakened a deep and mysterious music in my body.

Solomon Ibn Gabirol

There are three types of friends: those like food without which you can't live those like medicine which you need occasionally and those like an illness which you never want.

Cormac McCarthy

They passed, leaving a trail of foxfire shuffled up out of the wet leaves like stars plowed in a ship's wake.

John Piper

...childlike wonder and awe have died. The scenery and poetry and music of the majesty of God have dried up like a forgotten peach at the back of the refrigerator.

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