100+ Best Book Quotes Of All Time

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Welcome to our blog, where we have compiled a delightful collection of over 100 of the best book quotes of all time, with a special focus on the theme of romance. As the renowned writer Leo Tolstoy once beautifully put it, “All, everything that I understand, I only understand because I love.”

Book quotes are more than just words on a page; they have the power to touch our hearts and souls in profound ways. A great book quote can encapsulate the essence of a story, evoke powerful emotions, and resonate with us long after we’ve turned the final page. It’s like a little piece of magic that stays with us, reminding us of the beauty and power of literature.

In this article, we promise you a literary journey filled with promising book quotes that will inspire, move, and transport you to different worlds. Whether you’re a seasoned bookworm or a casual reader, these quotes are sure to captivate your imagination and leave a lasting impact. So, get ready to discover some of the most memorable and thought-provoking quotes ever written, and let the words of brilliant authors spark new emotions and insights within you. Happy reading!

Pride And Prejudice Book Quotes

Use these book quotes:

  • I could easily forgive his pride if he had not mortified mine.
  • There is a stubbornness about me that never can bear to be frightened at the will of others. My courage always rises at every attempt to intimidate me.
  • You must allow me to tell you how ardently I admire and love you.
  • The more I see the world, the more am I dissatisfied with it.
  • A lady’s imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment.
  • I cannot fix on the hour, or the spot, or the look, or the words, which laid the foundation. It is too long ago. I was in the middle before I knew that I had begun.
  • I am not afraid of being overpowered by the impression. It will pass away soon enough.
  • We are all fools in love.
  • I was in the middle before I knew that I had begun.
  • I cannot fix on the hour, or the spot, or the look, or the words, which laid the foundation. It is too long ago. I was in the middle before I knew that I had begun.
  • I may have lost my heart, but not my self-control.
  • Angry people are not always wise.
  • I hope I never ridicule what is wise or good. Follies and nonsense, whims, and inconsistencies do divert me, I own, and I laugh at them whenever I can.
  • A person who can write a long letter with ease, cannot write ill.
  • A lady’s imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment.
  • Distance is nothing when one has a motive.
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To Kill A Mocking Bird Book Quotes

Use these book quotes:

  • You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view… Until you climb inside his skin and walk around in it.
  • The one thing that doesn’t abide by majority rule is a person’s conscience.
  • You just hold your head high and keep those fists down. No matter what anybody says to you, don’t you let ’em get your goat?
  • The one place where a man ought to get a square deal is in a courtroom, be he any color of the rainbow, but people have a way of carrying their resentments right into a jury box.
  • It’s never an insult to be called what somebody thinks is a bad name. It just shows you how poor that person is, it doesn’t hurt you.
  • The only thing we’ve got is a black man’s word against the Ewells’.
  • They’re certainly entitled to think that, and they’re entitled to full respect for their opinions… but before I can live with other folks I’ve got to live with myself. The one thing that doesn’t abide by majority rule is a person’s conscience.
  • Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing.
  • People generally see what they look for, and hear what they listen for.
  • Things are always better in the morning.
  • The one thing that doesn’t abide by majority rule is a person’s conscience.
  • People don’t like to have somebody knowing more than they do.
  • The one thing that doesn’t abide by majority rule is a person’s conscience.
  • You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view… Until you climb inside his skin and walk around in it.

The Great Gatsby Book Quotes

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  • In my younger and more vulnerable years, my father gave me some advice that I’ve been turning over in my mind ever since.
  • And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.
  • Reserving judgments is a matter of infinite hope.
  • Whenever you feel like criticizing anyone, just remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages that you’ve had.
  • He smiled understandingly – much more than understandingly. It was one of those rare smiles with a quality of eternal reassurance in it.
  • I hope she’ll be a fool — that’s the best thing a girl can be in this world, a beautiful little fool.
  • There are only the pursued, the pursuing, the busy, and the tired.
  • Life is much more successfully looked at from a single window.
  • I was within and without, simultaneously enchanted and repelled by the inexhaustible variety of life.
  • So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.
  • Let us learn to show our friendship for a man when he is alive and not after he is dead.
  • I felt a haunting loneliness sometimes and felt it in others.
  • I like large parties. They’re so intimate. At small parties, there isn’t any privacy.
  • I wasn’t actually in love, but I felt a sort of tender curiosity.
  • The exhilarating ripple of her voice was a wild tonic in the rain.
  • I was within and without, simultaneously enchanted and repelled by the inexhaustible variety of life.
  • I wasn’t actually in love, but I felt a sort of tender curiosity.

The Kite Runner Book Quotes

Use these book quotes:

  • For you, a thousand times over.
  • There is only one sin, only one. And that is theft. Every other sin is a variation of theft.
  • It may be unfair, but what happens in a few days, sometimes even a single day, can change the course of a whole lifetime…
  • There are a lot of children in Afghanistan, but little childhood.
  • There is a way to be good again.
  • It’s wrong what they say about the past, I’ve learned, about how you can bury it. Because the past claws its way out.
  • Children aren’t coloring books. You don’t get to fill them with your favorite colors.
  • But better to get hurt by the truth than comforted by a lie.
  • When you kill a man, you steal a life. You steal his wife’s right to a husband, and rob his children of a father. When you tell a lie, you steal someone’s right to the truth.
  • A boy who won’t stand up for himself becomes a man who can’t stand up to anything.
  • There is a way to be good again.
  • There are a lot of children in Afghanistan, but little childhood.
  • I see America has infused you with the optimism that has made her so great.
  • I became what I am today at the age of twelve, on a frigid overcast day in the winter of 1975.
  • The past claws its way out. Looking back now, I realize I have been peeking into that deserted alley for the last twenty-six years.
  • I became what I am today at the age of twelve, on a frigid overcast day in the winter of 1975.
  • It may be unfair, but what happens in a few days, sometimes even a single day, can change the course of a whole lifetime…

A Thousand Splendid Suns Quotes

Use these book quotes:

  • Marriage can wait, education cannot.
  • A society has no chance of success if its women are uneducated.
  • A man’s heart is a wretched, wretched thing. It isn’t like a mother’s womb. It won’t bleed. It won’t stretch to make room for you.
  • Learn this now and learn it well. Like a compass facing north, a man’s accusing finger always finds a woman. Always. You remember that, Mariam.
  • Behind every trial and sorrow that He makes us shoulder, God has a reason.
  • I will follow you to the ends of the world.
  • You see, some things I can teach you. Some you learn from books. But there are things that, well, you have to see and feel.
  • Laila has moved on. Because in the end she knows that’s all she can do. That and hope.
  • Tell your secret to the wind, but don’t blame it for telling the trees.
  • love was a damaging mistake, and its accomplice, hope, a treacherous illusion.
  • One could not count the moons that shimmer on her roofs, or the thousand splendid suns that hide behind her walls.
  • Of all the hardships a person had to face, none was more punishing than the simple act of waiting.
  • You can not stop you from being who you are.
  • A woman who will be like a rock in a riverbed, enduring without complaint, her grace not sullied but shaped by the turbulence that washes over her.
  • Regret… when it comes to you, I have oceans of it.
  • The Chinese say it’s better to be deprived of food for three days than tea for one.
  • I only have eyes for you.
  • It always falls on the sober to pay for the sins of the drunk.

In Search Of Lost Time

Use these book quotes:

  • Love is a striking example of how little reality means to us.
  • The memory of a particular image is but regret for a particular moment.
  • I felt myself still reliving a past which was no longer anything more than the history of another person.
  • Happiness is salutary for the body but sorrow develops the powers of the spirit.
  • One might almost say that works of literature are like artesian wells, the deeper the suffering, the higher they rise.
  • In all countries fools outnumber the rest.
  • The universe is true for us all and dissimilar to each of us.
  • Each one of us is not a single person, but contains many persons who have not all the same moral value.
  • He loved sincerity, but only as he might love a pimp who could keep him in touch with the daily life of his mistress.
  • A work in which there are theories is like an object upon which the price is marked.

One Hundred Years Of Solitude Book Quotes

Use these book quotes:

  • It’s enough for me to be sure that you and I exist at this moment.
  • There is always something left to love.
  • Then he made one last effort to search in his heart for the place where his affection had rotted away, and he could not find it.
  • He really had been through death, but he had returned because he could not bear the solitude
  • They were so close to each other that they preferred death to separation.
  • Lost in the solitude of his immense power, he began to lose direction.
  • The secret of a good old age is simply an honorable pact with solitude.
  • One minute of reconciliation is worth more than a whole life of friendship!
  • He soon acquired the forlorn look that one sees in vegetarians.
  • The world was reduced to the surface of her skin and her inner self was safe from all bitterness.
  • He pleaded so much that he lost his voice. His bones began to fill with words.
  • She had that rare virtue of never existing completely except for that opportune moment.
  • A person does not belong to a place until there is someone dead under the ground.
  • Because races condemned to one hundred years of solitude did not have a second opportunity on earth.
  • Tell him,’ the colonel said, smiling, ‘that a person doesn’t die when he should but when he can.
  • The rain would not have bothered Fernanda, after all, her whole life had been spent as if it were raining.
  • The woman let out an expansive laugh that resounded through the house like a spray of broken glass.

The Alchemist Book Quotes

Use these book quotes:

  • One is loved because one is loved. No reason is needed for loving.
  • When we love, we always strive to become better than we are.
  • Remember that wherever your heart is, there you will find your treasure.
  • Maktub. If I am really a part of your dream, you’ll come back one day.
  • So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.
  • To realize one’s destiny is a person’s only real obligation.
  • When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
  • It’s the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
  • People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.
  • There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.
  • Don’t give in to your fears… If you do, you won’t be able to talk to your heart.
  • The secret of happiness is to see all the marvels of the world, and never to forget the drops of oil on the spoon.
  • Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
  • Every blessing ignored becomes a curse.
  • When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better, too.

The Forty Rules Of Love Book Quotes

Use these book quotes:

  • She had so much love to give and yet no one demanding it.
  • Every true love and friendship is a story of unexpected transformation. If we are the same person before and after we loved, that means we haven’t loved enough.
  • Where there is love, there is bound to be heartache.
  • Do not go with the flow. Be the flow.
  • What we need is sincere self-examination. Not being on the watch for the fault of others.
  • I hunt everywhere for a life worth living and a knowledge worth knowing. Having roots nowhere, I have everywhere to go.
  • Finally I understood that whenever people heard something unusual, they called it a dream.
  • No matter what your destination, just be sure to make every journey a journey within.
  • His honesty offended others, but he liked to provoke people to see what came out of them in moments of anger.
  • Be thankful for every thorn that others might throw at you. It is a sign that you will soon be showered in roses.
  • Just as clay needs to go through intense heat to become strong, Love can only be perfected in pain.
  • The way to a man’s heart can sometimes take a woman far away from herself, my dear.
  • Neither a drop of kindness nor a speck of evil will remain unreciprocated.
  • You can purify your body through fasting and abstinence, but only love will purify your heart.

10 Minutes 38 Seconds In This Strange World

Use these book Quotes:

  • Grief is a swallow,’ he said. ‘One day you wake up and you think it’s gone, but it’s only migrated to some other place, warming its feathers. Sooner or later, it will return and perch in your heart again.
  • We must do what we can to mend our lives, we owe that to ourselves – but we need to be careful not to break others while achieving that.
  • What was love if it wasn’t nursing someone else’s pain as if it were your own?
  • She was a foreigner and, like all foreigners, she carried with her the shadow of an elsewhere.
  • Funerals are for the living.
  • Never be ashamed of your tears. Cry and everyone knows you’re alive.
  • Relatives formed blood family;and friends,the water family.If your blood family happened to be nice and caring,you could count your lucky stars and make the most of it; and if not,there was still hope; things could take a turn for the better once you are old enough to leave your home sour home. As for the water family, this was formed much later in life and was,to a large extent,of your own making. While it was true that nothing could take the place of a loving, happy blood family, in the absence of one, a good water family could wash away the hurt and pain collected inside like black soot.It is therefore possible for your friends to have a treasured place in your heart, and occupy a bigger space than all your kin combined.But those who had never experienced what it felt like to be spurned by their own relatives would not understand this truth in a million years.They would never know that there were times when water ran thicker than blood.

The Silent Patient Book Quotes

Use these book quotes:

  • Remember, love that doesn’t include honesty doesn’t deserve to be called love.
  • You know, one of the hardest things to admit is that we weren’t loved when we needed it most. It’s a terrible feeling, the pain of not being loved.
  • No one is born evil. As Winnicott put it, “A baby cannot hate the mother, without the mother first hating the baby.
  • We’re all crazy, I believe, just in different ways.
  • There’s so much pain everywhere, and we just close our eyes to it. The truth is we’re all scared. We’re terrified of each other.
  • Sometimes it takes courage, you know, and a long time, to be honest.
  • I suppose what scares me is giving in to the unknown.
  • Trust, once lost, is hard to recover.
  • I didn’t want to die. Not yet; not when I hadn’t lived.
  • Perhaps some of us are simply born evil, and despite our best efforts we remain that way.
  • Well, I’d rather be lonely than be with the wrong person.
  • Somehow grasping at vanishing snowflakes is like grasping at happiness: an act of possession that instantly gives way to nothing.
  • Unexpressed emotions will never die. They are buried alive, and will come forth later, in uglier ways. 

Conclusion

In conclusion, the world of literature is a treasure trove of wisdom, insight, and inspiration, and our collection of 200+ best book quotes is a testament to that. These quotes are not just words on a page; they are windows into the minds of great authors who have captured the essence of life, love, and human emotions. Each quote has the power to stir your soul, ignite your imagination, and offer a fresh perspective on the world around you.

We hope that you have enjoyed this journey through the literary landscapes of renowned authors and their timeless works. From the profound philosophies of philosophers to the whimsical musings of children’s books, these quotes represent the rich tapestry of human thought and emotion. Whether you’re seeking guidance, comfort, or simply a moment of reflection, these book quotes are here to accompany you on your literary adventures.

As you continue to explore the boundless world of books, remember that these quotes are just a glimpse of the profound wisdom that lies within the pages of literature. The beauty of books is that they have the power to transport us to different worlds, connect us with diverse characters, and offer a myriad of perspectives. So, keep turning those pages, for the wonders of literature are endless, and the magic of words will continue to enrich your life in ways you never thought possible. Happy reading!

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