Quotes: Snippets II

I posted another Snippets post a very long time ago and I’ve finally gotten a collection of more book quotes (lines and phrases from the books I read that I enjoy) so thought it was about time I posted another one.

‘The truth is more complicated and possibly much more evil than the legend.’ – from The Sandman Presents: The Dead Boy Detectives by Brubaker and Talbot

‘Such harsh truths so early in the morning cannot be good for the digestion’ – Will from Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare

‘Whatever the colour, the shape, the design of the shade that conceals it, the flame inside the lamp remains the same.’ Jem from Clockwork Angel

‘The square root of I is I.’ from Bend Sinister by Vladimir Nabokov

‘The rare, strange thing is to hit the mark; the gross, obvious thing is to miss it.‘ From The Man Who Was Thursday by G.K. Chesterton

‘Always be comic in a tragedy. What the deuce else can you do?’ From The Man Who Was Thursday

‘I wish I could remember the moment when I was a kid and I discovered that the letters linked into words, and that the words linked to real things. What a revelation that must have been.’ From Dash & Lily’s Book of Dares by Cohn and Levithan

‘A dream deferred is a dream denied’ by Langston Hughes – Quoted in Dash & Lily’s Book of Dares

‘How quickly one accepts the incredible if only one sees it enough!’ From I Am Legend by Richard Matheson

‘I dub thee Vampiris.’ From I Am Legend

‘Plume-plucked-pignuts!’ From Random Magic by Sasha Soren

‘Call a cat by twenty different names, it’s still the same cat, right?’ From Random Magic

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