Pages Quotes

Quotes tagged as "pages" (showing 1-30 of 52)
Vladimir Nabokov
“The pages are still blank, but there is a miraculous feeling of the words being there, written in invisible ink and clamoring to become visible”
Vladimir Nabokov

Ray Bradbury
“For if we're destroyed, the knowledge is dead...We're nothing more than dust jackets for books...so many pages to a person...”
Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451

Virginia Woolf
“Every face, every shop, bedroom window, public-house, and dark square is a picture feverishly turned--in search of what? It is the same with books. What do we seek through millions of pages?”
Virginia Woolf, Jacob's Room

Markus Zusak
“At first, all is black and white.
Black on white.
That's where I'm walking, through pages.
These pages.
Sometimes it gets so that I have one foot in the pages and the words, and the other in what they speak of.”
Markus Zusak, Underdog

Israelmore Ayivor
“Once you can write an alphabet, you can write a book of 100 million pages. It's just a matter of believing it as possible, and taking the cross millimetre by millimetre.”
Israelmore Ayivor

Dejan Stojanovic
“There is only as much space, only as much time,
Only as much desire, only as many words,
Only as many pages, only as much ink
To accept all of us at light-speed
Hurrying into the Promised Land
Of oblivion that is waiting for us sooner or later.”
Dejan Stojanovic

Markus Zusak
“The pages and the words are my world, spread out before your eyes and for your hand to touch. Vaguely, I can see you face looking down into me, as I look back. Do you see my eyes?”
Markus Zusak, Underdog

Alberto Manguel
“In any of my pages in any of my books may life a perfect account of my secret experience of the world. ”
Alberto Manguel, The Library at Night

Kelli Jae Baeli
“I'm an open book. But some of the pages are stuck together.”
Kelli Jae Baeli, Crossing Paths

Markus Zusak
“Time will tell, I suppose, or at least, these pages will.”
Markus Zusak, Fighting Ruben Wolfe

Markus Zusak
“Well, this is basically the end, so the answers should be in these next few pages. I doubt they will surprise you, but you never know. I don't know how smart or thick you are. You could be Albert Einstein for all I know, or some literary prizewinner, or maybe you're just middle of the road like me.”
Markus Zusak, Underdog

Don Paterson
“Inconveniently, books are all the pages in them, not just the ones you choose to read.”
Don Paterson, The Book of Shadows

“Every story needs some sort of secret that impels it forward. Otherwise why would the reader bother to keep on turning the pages?”
Deb Loughead

Kamand Kojouri
“Do not go to my grave.
Mary knows, I am not there.
Look for me in between pages
and on people’s lips.
Do not go to my old school.
Do not go to my old house —
I am not in any of those places.
Look for me in your hearts
and greet me there.”
Kamand Kojouri

Kristen Henderson
“I write for pages,
get lost in the mezzanine
hidden from stages.”
Kristen Henderson

Richard L.  Ratliff
“I'm the cover of a book,
Whose pages are still being written”
Richard L. Ratliff

Kamand Kojouri
“She might not have read many books. But when she reads a book, she swallows the very words. If you open the books on her shelves, you will find that the front and back covers encase white pages.”
Kamand Kojouri

Jay Kristoff
“In between the pages, I'm an emperor. And adventurer. A warrior and a wanderer. In between the pages I'm not myself-and more myself than in any other place on earth.”
Jay Kristoff, Lifel1k3

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“We are living out the drama of a pathetic story whose pages are smeared with our own handwriting.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

“Words come alive from a page or script because both the writer and actor were brave enough to neither deny or invent their truth”
Val Uchendu

“IN the book of my heart, pages keep falling out, many of them marked "Mom and Dad.”
Darryl Pinckney, Black Deutschland

C.S. Lewis
“This lasted longer than I could describe even if I wrote pages and pages about it.”
C.S. Lewis, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Ana Claudia Antunes
“Life's a book filled on pages
Just awaiting to be written.
Some don't open it for ages,
Maybe afraid of being bitten.”
Ana Claudia Antunes, How to Make a Book

Milan Kundera
“She refused at first, saying it would make a mockery of their love. She loved him too much to admit that what she thought of as unforgettable could ever be forgotten. Finally, of course, she did as he asked, but without enthusiasm. The notebooks showed it: they had many empty pages, and the entries were fragmentary.”
Milan Kundera, The Book of Laughter and Forgetting

Ana Claudia Antunes
“Life is like a movie. Just roll up a film. When you finish it, just be kind and rewind. Don't live it to regret in the end, give it some room for reflections, meditate then leave like you were just starting it again.
Life is like a book, all unique and exclusive, filled with blank pages ready to be written, with many thoughts and creativity. So roll up your sleeve. Be bright and rewrite!”
Ana Claudia Antunes, How to Make a Book

“It's when your life is an open book that people only skim over the pages.”
Anthony T. Hincks

Hanna Abi Akl
“Now
Even the best pages
End
In dust”
Hanna Abi Akl, Diary in Poems

“When the writing's on the wall, the pages will be forgotten.”
Anthony T. Hincks

Deyth Banger
“You check out the cover, you check out the backward, you check out the author, you check out the tittle, you check out the content fast... few pages from there and there... ANd then judge... if you don't like it, skip it. You don't have time to check out the bullshit!”
Deyth Banger

“A book of flowers will always bloom pages of love.”
Anthony T. Hincks

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