The best Quotes by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

The best Quotes by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Gabriel José de la Concordia García Márquez (6 March 1927 – 17 April 2014) was a Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter, and journalist, known affectionately as Gabo or Gabito throughout Latin America. Considered one of the most significant authors of the 20th century, particularly in the Spanish language, he was awarded the 1972 Neustadt International Prize for Literature and the 1982 Nobel Prize in Literature.

There is always something left to love.
It's enough for me to be sure that you and I exist at this moment.
They were so close to each other that they preferred death to separation.
The heart's memory eliminates the bad and magnifies the good.
If God hadn't rested on Sunday, He would have had time to finish the world.
Humanity, like armies in the field, advances at the speed of the slowest.
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.
Tell him yes. Even if you are dying of fear, even if you are sorry later, because whatever you do, you will be sorry all the rest of your life if you say no.
What matters in life is not what happens to you but what you remember and how you remember it.
Ultimately, literature is nothing but carpentry. With both you are working with reality, a material just as hard as wood.
The heart's memory eliminates the bad and magnifies the good. And thanks to this artifice we manage to endure the burden of the past.
He who awaits much can expect little.
Always remember that the most important thing in a good marriage is not happiness, but stability.
Human beings are not born once and for all on the day their mothers give birth to them, but... life obliges them over and over again to give birth to themselves.
If I knew that today would be the last time I'd see you, I would hug you tight and pray the Lord be the keeper of your soul.
If I knew that this would be the last time you pass through this door, I'd embrace you, kiss you, and call you back for one more.
If I knew that this would be the last time I would hear your voice, I'd take hold of each word to be able to hear it over and over again.
If I knew this is the last time I see you, I'd tell you I love you, and would not just assume foolishly you know it already.
It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old, they grow old because they stop pursuing dreams.
No medicine cures what happiness cannot.
Nobody deserves your tears, but whoever deserves them will not make you cry.
A true friend is the one who holds your hand and touches your heart.

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A true hero isn't measured by the size of his strength, but by the strength of his heart.
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what is essential is invisible to the eye.
You think the dead we loved ever truly leave us? You think we don’t recall them more clearly than ever in times of great trouble? Your father is alive in you, Harry, and shows himself plainly when you have need of him.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment, until it becomes a memory.
Sometimes you must hurt in order to know, fall in order to grow, lose in order to gain. Because life's greatest lessons are learned through pain.
Harry, suffering like this proves you are still a man! This pain is part of being human.
Every person is a special thought of God, not only humanity as a whole.
If you do anything productive on a Sunday, you will die unfortunately.
Have you ever wondered what life is about?
You could search the world and never figure it out
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I'd give up all the world to see that little piece of heaven looking back at me.
Now that it's over, I just wanna hold her.
I've gotta live with the choices I made and I can't live with myself today.
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Poetry, she thought, wasn't written to be analyzed, it was meant to inspire without reason, to touch without understanding.
The answers you get from literature depend on the questions you pose.
People live their lives bound by what they accept as correct and true. That's how they define reality. But what does it mean to be correct or true? Merely vague concepts. Their reality may all be a mirage. Can we consider them to simply be living in their own world, shaped by their beliefs?
The future is easy because it doesn't exist; but the past is painful because it lives forever.
The Jedi are trained to let go. They're trained from birth. They're not supposed to form attachments. They can love people – in fact, they should love everybody. They should love their enemies; they should love the Sith. But they can't form attachments. So what all these movies are about is: greed. Greed is a source of pain and suffering for everybody.
It's the way it works: Love plus time minus distance equals hate.
Anything I've done up till May 27th 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
It takes much more courage to be in love than it does for war.
Helsinki in Money Heist - Season 4 Episode 5
Those that we love never truly leave us, Harry. There are things that death cannot touch.
It does not do to dwell on dreams, Harry, and forget to live.
All grown-ups were once children... but only few of them remember it.

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