Glitter Quotes

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J.R.R. Tolkien
“All that is gold does not glitter,
Not all those who wander are lost;
The old that is strong does not wither,
Deep roots are not reached by the frost.

From the ashes a fire shall be woken,
A light from the shadows shall spring;
Renewed shall be blade that was broken,
The crownless again shall be king.”
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

J.R.R. Tolkien
“All that is gold does not glitter,
Not all those who wander are lost.”
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

Lady Gaga
“Being gay is like glitter, it never goes away.”
Lady Gaga

Mandy Hale
“Consider the fact that maybe…just maybe…beauty and worth aren’t found in a makeup bottle, or a salon-fresh hairstyle, or a fabulous outfit. Maybe our sparkle comes from somewhere deeper inside, somewhere so pure and authentic and REAL, it doesn’t need gloss or polish or glitter to shine.”
Mandy Hale, The Single Woman: Life, Love, and a Dash of Sass

Pete Doherty
“Broken glass. It's just like glitter, isn't it?”
Pete Doherty

Lauren Oliver
“What glitters may not be gold; and even wolves may smile; and fools will be led by promises to their deaths.”
Lauren Oliver, Delirium Stories: Hana, Annabel, and Raven

Demetri Martin
“Glitter is the herpes of craft supplies.”
Demetri Martin

“Stars in the sky will always glitter if we are not blinded by the erosion of our emotions, or hampered by our lack of interest and awareness. ("Living life as a poem")”
Erik Pevernagie

Maggie Stiefvater
“Noah had wandered down the aisle, but now he gleefully returned with a snow globe. He stood behind Ronan until he pushed off the shelf to admire the atrocity.
"Glitter," whispered Noah reverentially, giving it a shake.”
Maggie Stiefvater, The Dream Thieves

John D. MacDonald
“I am wary of the whole dreary deadening structured mess that we have built into such a glittering top-heavy structure that there is nothing left to see but the glitter, and the brute routines of maintaining it.”
John D. MacDonald, The Deep Blue Good-By

Maggie Stiefvater
“What's happening here?" This last bit was hissed to Ronan and Noah.
"Noah took a personal day."
"I lost..." Noah struggled for words. "There wasn't air. It went away. The - the line!"
"The ley line?" Gansey asked.
Noah nodded once, a sloppy thing that was sort of a shrug at the same time. "There was nothing ... left for me." Releasing Ronan, he shook out his hands.
"You're welcome, man," Ronan snarled. He still couldn't feel his toes.
"Thanks. I didn't mean to ... you were there. Oh, the glitter."
"Yes," Ronan replied crossly. "The glitter.”
Maggie Stiefvater, The Dream Thieves

Adrienne Kress
“Note to self: Never leave home without glitter.”
Adrienne Kress, The Friday Society

Alexis  Hall
“I half imagined I could taste the silver on his nails, as sharp as glitter in my mouth. Maybe when he touched me, colour would spill from his hands like heat.”
Alexis Hall

H.S. Crow
“Fairies are just girls with glitter in their veins”
H.S. Crow

Mariah Carey
“I've been working on my craft for a long time. People never want to let go of the whole 'Glitter,'... I'm like, 'It's eight years later, people. Let's move on.”
Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey
“Everybody out there, don't ever take anybody for granted, 'cause you never know when you might lose them and you may never get the chance to tell them how you really feel.”
Mariah Carey

Joseph Conrad
“He lived then before me, he lived as much as he had ever lived---a shadow insatiable of splendid appearances, of frightful realities, a shadow darker than the shadow of the night, and draped nobly in the folds of a gorgeous eloquence. The vision seemed to enter the house with me---the stretcher, the phantom-bearers, the wild crowd of obedient worshipers, the gloom of the forests, the glitter of the reach between the murky bends, the beat of the drum regular and muffled like the beating of a heart, the heart of a conquering darkness.”
Joseph Conrad

Tracy Krimmer
“Even though on the outside we glittered like gold, inside we were almost as black as coal. Sometimes the glitter people saw was only the shattered pieces reflecting among the broken glass.”
Tracy Krimmer, All That Glitters

Jandy Nelson
“She glitters like she walked out of a Klimt painting”
Jandy Nelson

Thomm Quackenbush
“Magic was not in glitter and sparks. Real magic didn't need to be.”
Thomm Quackenbush, We Shadows

Rebecca McNutt
“She dug into one of the boxes, finding clay angels she’d made in art class when she was seven years old. She found plastic swans on strings and red crystal cardinals. She found a blue-and-white rocking horse covered in glitter. She found a porcelain Santa Claus. She found that she couldn’t figure out where the hell time had gone.”
Rebecca McNutt, Mandy and Alecto: The Collected Smog City Book Series

Kevin Hearne
“Have you learned nothing from this journey? Magic is a drug. You can't just go around eating everything that sparkles.”
Kevin Hearne, Kill the Farm Boy

Mike Bond
“...He sat back on his heels and watched the stars one by one cut their way through onrushing darkness, till all was reversed, day was night, and the blackness glittered with all the desert's sands, each a tiny flame beyond the bounds of time.”
Mike Bond, The Last Savanna

Lynne Ewing
“She dug through the clothes packed in the trunk until she found the blue halter top and black jeans she had been wearing the night Veto died. She wasn't sure why she had saved them, but she was glad she had, now. She was going to wear them tonight in honor of Veto.
She carried them back to her room, stood in front of the mirror over her dresser, and slipped on the gold earrings that had been a gift from Veto. Then she started to dress. She rubbed glitter lotion over her arms and painted black lines on her eyelids. She rolled on her mascara, then stood back.”
Lynne Ewing, Night Shade

“The glitter of life starts fading when you put logical equations in every aspect of it. There are some dimensions which are beyond logical equations so leave them as they are.”
Yash Thakur

Lynne Ewing
“Serena and Jimena walked into the crowd, strides long and seductive. Jimena wore a silver bustier and capris with matching sandals. Her hair was rolled on top of her head with glitter and jewels. Curls bounced with each step. Her face gleamed; her full lips sparkled. The tattoos on her arms seemed iridescent. She whooped and squealed and gave Serena a high five.
Serena had moussed her hair so it stood on end. Streaks of orange glitter shot from her temples into her hair. She wore a yellow tulle skirt over a sheer, clingy red dress and looked like a walking flame.”
Lynne Ewing, Goddess of the Night

“When you're in doubt, glitter it out”
Barbie

Vincent Okay Nwachukwu
“A bitter experience can embitter and deter a quitter but not same for a fighter who’s determined to litter the narrative with glitter.”
Vincent Okay Nwachukwu, Weighty 'n' Worthy African Proverbs - Volume 1

Lisa Jenn Bigelow
“I may only be four foot, eight inches, but all the more reason I've got to stand by every one of them. Now, where's my glitter?”
Lisa Jenn Bigelow, Drum Roll, Please

Danielle  Paige
“Madison sparkled like the words on her oversized chest. There was glitter embedded in her eye shadow, in her lip gloss, in her nail polish, hanging from her ears in shoulder grazing hoops, dangling from her wrists in blingy bracelets. If the lights went out in the hallway, she could light it up like a human disco ball.”
Danielle Paige, Dorothy Must Die

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