Five Things I’ve Learned From Books

“Life is pain, highness. Anyone who tells you differently is selling something.”
and also:
“Life isn’t fair, it’s just fairer than death, that’s all.”

― William GoldmanThe Princess Bride: S. Morgenstern’s Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure: The “Good Parts” Version, Abridged

5

“We’ve all been raised on television to believe that one day we’d all be millionaires, and movie gods, and rock stars. But we won’t. And we’re slowly learning that fact. And we’re very, very pissed off.”
― Chuck PalahniukFight Club

5

“…talent means nothing, while experience, acquired in humility and with hard work, means everything.”
― Patrick SüskindPerfume: The Story of a Murderer

5

“Trying to write about love is ultimately like trying to have a dictionary represent life. No matter how many words there are, there will never be enough.”
― David LevithanThe Lover’s Dictionary

5

And one more for luck:

“Urban survival rule 22: Never annoy an armed man.”
― Kelley ArmstrongBitten

5
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s