Profile of Lariatte

Member of thyQuotes since 04/22/2019

Quotes that Lariatte loves:

You know how advice is. You only want it if it agrees with what you wanted to do anyway.

AdviceJohn Steinbeck
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Ideas are like rabbits. You get a couple and learn how to handle them, and pretty soon you have a dozen.

Thinking, IdeasJohn Steinbeck
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I stepped into the bookshop and breathed in that perfume of paper and magic that strangely no one had ever thought of bottling.

BooksCarlos Ruiz Zafón in The Angel's Game
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Everyone wants to say they hate lawyers, and yet I've never met a parent who didn't want their kid to be a lawyer.

LawyerJessi Klein
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The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.

Patience & EnduranceLeo Tolstoi
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Mad Hatter: 'Have I gone Mad?'
Alice: 'I'm afraid so. You're entirely bonkers. But I'll tell you a secret. All the best people are.'

Lewis Carroll in Alice in Wonderland
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The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.

BirthMark Twain
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My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it.

MotherMark Twain
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Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much.

Forgiveness & MercyOscar Wilde
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Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.

Experience, FailuresOscar Wilde
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Conversation about the weather is the last refuge of the unimaginative.

WeatherOscar Wilde
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Books are mirrors: you only see in them what you already have inside you.

Books, MirrorsCarlos Ruiz Zafón in The Shadow of the Wind
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A mind needs books like a sword needs a whetstone.

Books, Mind & Apprehension, IntelligenceTyrion Lannister in Game of Thrones, Season 1 Episode 2
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Books are a uniquely portable magic.

BooksStephen King
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One should never underestimate the power of books.

BooksPaul Auster in The Brooklyn Follies
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If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.

Books, GardenMarcus Tullius Cicero
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But books – they’re different. When you watch a film, you’re sort of an outsider looking in. With a book – you’re right there. You are inside. You are the main character.

Books, ReadingAlice Oseman, Solitaire
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If there is a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, you must be the one to write it.

Books, WritingToni Morrison
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Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.

Gone with the Wind, by Rhett Butler
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