Tag: waterstones

Powerful Literary Quote (Day 16)

Birdsong Author: Sebastian Faulks Year: 1993 “I know. I was there. I saw the great void in your soul, and you saw mine.”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 15)

Stardust  Author: Neil Gaiman Year: 1999 “She says nothing at all, but simply stares upward into the dark sky and watches, with sad eyes, the slow dance of the infinite stars.”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 14)

The Price of Salt Author: Patricia Highsmith Year: 1952 “Perhaps it was freedom itself that choked her.”  

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.”