Tuesday, April 14, 2015

10 Book Quotes that I Love

I love motivational quotes...or just quotes in general so this was a super fun top ten Tuesday for me. I can't wait to see the quotes everyone else has chosen, so make sure to leave your links in the comments!

1 "A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent" -William Blake, Auguries of Innocence

2 "Don't be afraid of the space between your dreams and reality. If you can dream it, you can make it so." -Belva Davis

3 "She refused to be bored chiefly because she wasn't boring." -Zelda Fitzgerald, The Collected Writings

4 "Isn't that...Isn't that what friends do? They change our perspective on the world. Part of why we care about them is because we love that feeling. The feeling of being changed." -Marie Rutkoskil, The Shadow Society

5 "I lie to myself all the time. But I never believe me." -S.E. Hilton, The Outsiders

6 “To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.” ― Oscar Wilde

7 "People shout when they don't have the vocabulary to whisper." - Maggie Steifvater, The Raven Boys
8 "I mean, they say you die twice. One time when you stop breathing and a second time, a bit later on, when somebody says your name for the last time." -Banksy

9 "I said, I prefer the ocean when it's gray. Or not really gray. A pale, in-between color. It reminds me of waiting for something good to happen." -Lauren Oliver, Delirium

10 Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.” ― Neil Gaiman, Coraline


  1. Wow, you've got some really powerful quotes here. I need time to think after reading these. Excellent choices. Seriously.

    Michelle @ Michelle's Minions

    My TTT

  2. What beautiful choices! I really love a few of these to bits but Corlaline is my favorite one for sure!
    ❤️Britt @ Please Feed The Bookworm

  3. Lovely quotes! I especially love the one by Oscar Wilde, I love his works so much I find most of it quotable :-) Here's my TTT @ Emma's Bookery if you would like to check it out :-) Have a great day!

  4. That fairy tale quote with the dragons and all that? YES. I LOVE that one.

    Rachel @ Beauty and the Bookshelf