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For readers looking for a new inspirational read or wondering where some of the greatest lines originated from, here are some of the best literary quotes and the books they came from.

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The 22 best book quotes & the books they come from

The 22 best book quotes & the books they come from

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OCEAN VUONG

They say nothing lasts forever but they're just scared it will last longer than they can love it.

PAULO COELHO

It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.

TONI MORRISON

Love is or it ain't. Thin love ain't love at all.

LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.

KURT VONNEGUT

Everything was beautiful, and nothing hurt.

GABRIEL GARCÍA MÁRQUEZ

There is always something left to love.

ANGIE THOMAS

What's the point of having a voice if you're gonna be silent in those moments you shouldn't be?

JOSEPH HELLER

Anything worth dying for is certainly worth living for.

"Catch-22" by Joseph Heller

Loved as a funny and realistic view on war,

SYLVIA PLATH

I took a deep breath and listened to the old brag of my heart: I am, I am, I am.

ALICE WALKER

Time moves slowly, but passes quickly.

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award,

LOUISE ERDRICH

Now that I knew fear, I also knew it was not permanent. As powerful as it was, its grip on me would loosen. It would pass.

RALPH ELLISON

When I discover who I am, I'll be free.

MARY SHELLEY

Beware; for I am fearless, and therefore powerful.

First published in 1818,

ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPÉRY

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.

MIGUEL DE CERVANTES SAAVEDRA

Too much sanity may be madness — and maddest of all: to see life as it is, and not as it should be!

EMILY BRONTË

Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.

MAYA ANGELOU

There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.

MARGARET ATWOOD

Nolite te bastardes carborundorum.

Offred can remember enjoying life with her husband and daughter not long ago. Now, trapped in a dystopian present where women are only valued if they have viable ovaries, Offred is the Commander's handmaid, forced to lie down for him once a month and pray she gets pregnant in this 

JOHN GREEN

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

"The Fault in Our Stars" by John Green

Hazel's terminal cancer diagnosis has been extended by a few years when she meets a gorgeous boy named Augustus in her support group. Immediately drawn to one another, they agree to read each other's favorite books, launching a whirlwind teenage romance that's full of love and heartbreak.

JHUMPA LAHIRI

That's the thing about books. They let you travel without moving your feet.

STEPHEN CHBOSKY

We accept the love we think we deserve.

J.R.R. TOLKEIN

Not all those who wander are lost.

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