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The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster
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Norton Juster
“So many things are possible just as long as you don't know they're impossible.”
Norton Juster, The Phantom Tollbooth

Norton Juster
“I don't know of any wrong road to Dictionopolis, so if this road goes to Dictionopolis at all it must be the right road, and if it doesn't it must be the right road to somewhere else, because there are no wrong roads to anywhere. Do you think it will rain?”
Norton Juster, The Phantom Tollbooth

Norton Juster
“Whether or not you find your own way, you're bound to find some way. If you happen to find my way, please return it, as it was lost years ago. I imagine by now it's quite rusty.”
Norton Juster, The Phantom Tollbooth

Norton Juster
“Expectations is the place you must always go to before you get to where you're going.”
Norton Juster, The Phantom Tollbooth

Norton Juster
“Just because you have a choice, it doesn't mean that any of them 'has' to be right.”
Norton Juster, The Phantom Tollbooth

Norton Juster
“if something is there, you can only see it with your eyes open, but if it isn't there, you can see it just as well with your eyes closed. That's why imaginary things are often easier to see than real ones.”
Norton Juster, The Phantom Tollbooth

Norton Juster
“Expect everything so that nothing comes unexpected.”
Norton Juster, The Phantom Tollbooth

Norton Juster
“We're right here on this very spot. Besides, being lost is never a matter of not knowing where you are; it's a matter of not knowing where you aren't - and I don't care at all about where I'm not.”
Norton Juster, The Phantom Tollbooth

Norton Juster
“Infinity is a dreadfully poor place. They can never manage to make ends meet.”
Norton Juster, The Phantom Tollbooth


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