Tag: waterstones

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 25)

Ulysses Author: James Joyce Year: 1922 “History, Stephen said, is a nightmare from which I am trying to awake.”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 24)

London Fields Author: Martin Amis Year: 1989 “And meanwhile time goes about its immemorial work of making everyone look and feel like …”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 23)

The Scarlet Letter Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne Year: 1850 “No man, for any considerable period, can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 22)

The Picture Of Dorian Gray Author: Oscar Wilde Year: 1890 “Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing.”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 21)

The Children Of Men Author: P.D. James Year: 1992 “We can experience nothing but the present moment, live in no other second of time, and to understand this is as close as we can get to eternal life.”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 20)

Their Eyes Were Watching God Author: Zora Neale Hurston Year: 1937 “She had waited all her life for something, and it had killed her when it found her.”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 18)

Valis Author: Philip K. Dick Year: 1981 “It is sometimes an appropriate response to reality to go insane.”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 19)

Frankenstein Author: Mary Shelley Year: 1818 “Nothing is so painful to the human mind as a great and sudden change.”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 17)

The Witches Author: Roald Dahl Year: 1983  “It doesn’t matter who you are or what you look like, so long as somebody loves you.”