Tag: book blogging

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 13)

The Good Soldier Author: Ford Madox Ford Year: 1915 “Why can’t people have what they want? The things were all there to content everybody; yet everybody has the wrong thing.”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 12)

Middlemarch Author: George Eliot Year: 1874 “We mortals, men and women, devour many a disappointment between breakfast and dinner-time; keep back the tears and look a little pale about the lips, and in answer to inquiries say, “Oh, nothing!” Pride helps; and pride is not…

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 11)

Beloved Author: Toni Morrison Year: 1987 “You are your best thing”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 10)

Breakfast at tiffany’s Author: Truman Capote Year: 1958 “Anyone who ever gave you confidence, you owe them a lot.”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 9)

The Sound And The Fury Author: William Faulkner Year: 1929 “Clocks slay time… time is dead as long as it is being clicked off by little wheels; only when the clock stops does time come to life.”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 8)

The Sound And The Fury Author: William Faulkner Year: 1929 “Clocks slay time… time is dead as long as it is being clicked off by little wheels; only when the clock stops does time come to life.”  

May Short Book Reviews

These short book reviews were kindly requested by Lean Stone Book Club. American History by William Willis The blurb pretty much covers everything that the book entails. It definitely is a road map to discovering America and where everything originates. What I found interesting…

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 7)

Snow Falling on Cedars Author: David Guterson Year: 1994 “None of those other things makes a difference. Love is the strongest thing in the world, you know. Nothing can touch it. Nothing comes close. If we love each other we’re safe from it all. Love…

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 6)

In a Free State Author: V.S. Naipaul Year: 1971 “The only lies for which we are truly punished are those we tell ourselves.”