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

“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

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

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

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

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, Glitterland

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

“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”

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

Lauren Landish
“Glitter is the herpes of crafting materials. Once you've got it, there's no un-getting it. My apartment's done for. It'll be perpetually covered in gold glitter for the rest of the time I live here no matter how many time I vacuum. I should move out now and forfeit my security deposit.”
Lauren Landish, My Big Fat Fake Honeymoon

Jennifer Lynch
“When Linda danced, her body twisted and swayed in a hypnotic motion which caused envy among her dance friends.”
Jennifer Lynch, Salsa

Emiko Jean
“...Just to clarify, beautiful like a unicorn bathed in glitter?”
Emiko Jean

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