Keep reading for FREE
First published in 1969, Slaughterhouse-Five is an anti-war novel about Billy Pilgrim, who becomes a chaplain's assistant in the US. Army during World War II.
While the story begins with Billy's childhood and continues years after the war, Billy occasionally travels through time to reflect upon his life, humanity, and the devastating effects of war.
MORE IDEAS ON THIS
Love is or it ain't. Thin love ain't love at all.
We accept the love we think we deserve.
Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.
Nolite te bastardes carborundorum.
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.
Time moves slowly, but passes quickly.
That's the thing about books. They let you travel without moving your feet.
Too much sanity may be madness — and maddest of all: to see life as it is, and not as it should be!
It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
Everything was beautiful, and nothing hurt.
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.
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.
They say nothing lasts forever but they're just scared it will last longer than they can love it.
Anything worth dying for is certainly worth living for.
Not all those who wander are lost.
Beware; for I am fearless, and therefore powerful.
When I discover who I am, I'll be free.
As he read, I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once.
I took a deep breath and listened to the old brag of my heart: I am, I am, I am.
What's the point of having a voice if you're gonna be silent in those moments you shouldn't be?
There is always something left to love.
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
If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
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.
Ready for the next level?
Read Like a Pro
Explore the World’s
Save ideas for later reading, for personalized stashes, or for remembering it later.
# Personal Growth
Take Your Ideas
Just press play and we take care of the words.
No Internet access? No problem. Within the mobile app, all your ideas are available, even when offline.
Ideas for your next work project? Quotes that inspire you? Put them in the right place so you never lose them.
2 Million Stashers
Don’t look further if you love learning new things. A refreshing concept that provides quick ideas for busy thought leaders.
Best app ever! You heard it right. This app has helped me get back on my quest to get things done while equipping myself with knowledge everyday.
This app is LOADED with RELEVANT, HELPFUL, AND EDUCATIONAL material. It is creatively intellectual, yet minimal enough to not overstimulate and create a learning block. I am exceptionally impressed with this app!
Great interesting short snippets of informative articles. Highly recommended to anyone who loves information and lacks patience.
Great for quick bits of information and interesting ideas around whatever topics you are interested in. Visually, it looks great as well.
Brilliant. It feels fresh and encouraging. So many interesting pieces of information that are just enough to absorb and apply. So happy I found this.
I have only been using it for a few days now, but I have found answers to questions I had never consciously formulated, or to problems I face everyday at work or at home. I wish I had found this earlier, highly recommended!
Even five minutes a day will improve your thinking. I've come across new ideas and learnt to improve existing ways to become more motivated, confident and happier.
Read & Learn
Access to 200,000+ ideas
Access to the mobile app
Unlimited idea saving & library
Unlimited listening to ideas
Downloading & offline access
Claim Your Limited Offer
Get Deepstash Pro