I love quotes. I’ve been collecting them for a long time and recently I came across a notebook from about 7 years ago with a collection of quotes from books I was reading at the time.
- “Hearts do not break, they are only bent and mutilated.” -From Cassandra by Kerry Green.
- “If the world comes to an end while I’m asleep, just leave a note.” – From Eye of the Daemon by Camille Bacon-Smith.
- “I heard the chief of police three times today, claiming they expected a big break in the case any time now. You know what dat means. They ain’t got a clue what’s happening.” – From A Modern Magician by Robert Weinberg.
- “Would you get out of here you twittering numbskull and let me get on with saving your life?” – From Socerer’s Ward by Barbara Hambly.
It is interesting to see that the books I was reading then still have a very special place on my shelf and these four books are ones I have re-read incessantly.
What are some of your favourite lines from books? Which authors do you find yourself quoting most often?