Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Inspiring Quotes

April 14, 2015 Top Ten Tuesday 8

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Inspiring Quotestoptentuesday

Welcome to Top Ten Tuesday! This weekly shared “meme” has a different theme each week and is shared by many blogs. We’re aiming to come up with ten things between us each week so they won’t be in any particular order!

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This week’s topic:

Top Ten Inspiring Quotes from Books

Hitchhikers guide

1. 

“Don’t panic.”

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Douglas Adams

– Natasha

2. 

“A dream, all a dream, that ends in nothing, and leaves the sleeper where he lay down, but I wish you to know that you inspired it.”

A Tale of Two Cities, Charles Dickens

– Natasha

Tale of two cities

avery

3. 

“I loved you when you were a man, and I love you as a woman. I see you as you are, Ave – broken into pieces and suffocating – and I love all the pieces of you, no matter how small they’ve shattered, nor how far they’ve been scattered.”

Avery, Charlotte McConaghy

A beautiful love story – Angelya

4. 

“And I swear in that moment we were infinite”

The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Stephen Chbosky

– Natasha

 

Perks movie

ohtheplaces

5. 

“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who’ll decide where to go…”

Oh, The Places You’ll Go! Dr. Seuss

– Angelya

6.

“And so we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.”

The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald

-Natasha

greatgatsby

hp1_new

7. 

“It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.”

Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, J.K. Rowling

– Angelya

8. 

“As he read, I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once.”

The Fault in Our Stars, John Green

Fault in our stars

The Lord of the Rings

9. 

“The world is indeed full of peril, and in it there are many dark places; but still there is much that is fair, and though in all lands love is now mingled with grief, it grows perhaps the greater.”

The Lord of the Rings, J.R.R. Tolkien

– Angelya

10. 

“The moment where you doubt whether you can fly, you cease forever to be able to do it”

Peter Pan, JM Barrie

Natasha

peterpan

 

 

Anni lives in Brisbane, Australia with her young family. She loves everything fantasy and science fiction and believes sleep is really very underrated.

8 Responses to “Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Inspiring Quotes”

  1. Chrissi Reads

    It’s lovely to see someone else with the Doctor Seuss quote from Oh The Places You Will Go. I adore that quote. Very meaningful. You’vr got some great quotes!

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