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4/30/19

TTT # 14 Inspirational/Thought-Provoking Book Quotes


Top ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by the Artsy Reader Girl. This weeks topic is Inspirational/Thought-Provoking Book Quotes



1. "You never die if your written in a book"

-The Smugglers by Iain Lawrence.


2. "Look twice. Trust no one. Not even yourself"

-Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Cordova


3. "In every library there is a single book that can answer the question that burns like a fire in the mind"

-Series of Unfortunate Events by Lemony Snicket


4. "There is the past and there the future. The present is never more than the single second dividing one from the other."

-Dreams of gods and monsters by Laini Taylor


5. "Fairy stories are important...Legends teach us and guide scholars in searching out the truth of history."

-Lioness Rampant by Tamora Pierce


6.There are things you can't back down on, things you gotta take a stand on. But it's up to you to decide what them things are. You have to demand respect in this world, ain't nobody just gonna hand it to you. How you carry yourself, what you stand for--that's how you gain respect. But, little one, ain't nobody's respect worth more than your own.” 

- Roll of Thunder Hear my Cry by Mildred D, Taylor



7. “.....Just because it's possible doesn't mean its wise” 

-The False Prince by Jennifer A. Nielsen



8. “It’s kind of like a cult… Too late, man. I mean, I’ve been around the Catcher in the Rye block. I’ve been forced to read it like three hundred times, and don’t tell anyone but I think it sucks. Good luck avoiding it, though. If you can make it to puberty without already having become a Catcher in the Rye casualty, you’re a better man than I, and I’d love to know your secret. It’s too late for me but the Future Children of America will think you…” 

- King Dork by Frank Portmen


9. “All children mythologies their birth. It is a universal trait. You want to know someone? Heart, mind and soul? Ask him to tell you about when he was born. What you get won’t be the truth: it will be a story. And nothing is more telling than a story.”

- The Thirteenth Tale by Diana Shetterfield


10. “Only bad books have good endings.
If a book is any good, it's ending is always bad - because you don't want the book to end.” 


―  The Name of This Book Is Secret  by Pseudonymous Bosch










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