15 BEAUTIFUL WORDS FROM CLASSIC BOOKS
Bookshelves are filled with new authors everywhere, but for some reason we continue to return to classic books.
The wisdom and universal truths written by the greatest literary minds of their time have spoken for generations and their readers continue to be captivated to this day.
1. by Anna Karenina Leo Tolstoy
"If it is true that there are as many minds as there are heads, then there is as much love as hearts."
2. On the Road by Jack Kerouac
“For me, only people are crazy people, crazy to live, crazy to talk, crazy to be saved, but also the desire of everything, a side like magnificent yellow roman candles that never stretch or say anything ordinary, but burns, burns, bursts like a spider among the stars . "
3. The Invisible Man - Ralph Ellison
"What and how much did I lose by trying to do only what I expected instead of what I wanted to do myself?"
4. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
“I cannot fix it to the clock, place or appearance or words that make up the foundations. It was a long time ago. I was in the middle before I knew I started. "
5. The Lord of the Rings, J.R.R. Tolkien
"The moonlight sinks everything except the brightest stars."
6. Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
“Who knows where madness is when life itself looks crazy? Perhaps being very practical is insane. Surrendering dreams - this can be insane. There can be a lot of mental health madness - and most importantly: seeing life as it is, not as it should be! "
7. Red Letter from Nathaniel Hawthorne
“We dream of our awake moments and walk in our sleep.”
8. East of Heaven - John Steinbeck
"And now you don't have to be perfect, you might be fine."
9. Loved by Toni Morrison
"You are the best thing."
10. Revolutionary Path Richard Yates
“Being alone has nothing to do with how many people are around.”
11. Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
"And so, we beat the boats against the tide, back to the past without stopping."
12. Vanity Fair - William Makepeace Thackeray
"Never lose a chance to say a polite word."
13. Alice in Wonderland, Lewis Carroll
"There's no use going back to yesterday, because I was different then."
14. Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
"Experience is just the name that men give to their mistakes."
15. The Little Prince, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
“And now my secret is a very simple secret: It is only the heart that one can see correctly; the main thing is invisible to the eye. "
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