Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Quotes from Books This Year

I don't normal write down or remember quotes, but I looked some up for some of my favorite books from the year, just for this prompt!  Because I do truly love quotes after all! Check out The Broke and the Bookish for other bloggers' lists!

Top Ten Quotes for the Year

"Push yourself. Don't settle. Just live well. Just live."  -- Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

"There are different kinds of happy. Some kinds don't need any proof." -- This Is What Happy Looks Like by Jennifer E. Smith

"Life isn't something that happens to you. It's something you make yourself, all the time." -- Goodbye Stranger by Rebecca Stead

"Funny how you notice the beautiful things just when you're about to leave them." -- Bone Gap by Laura Ruby

"Life doesn't have to be only anxiety about what's gone wrong, and complaints about the world around you." -- How to Save a Life by Sara Zarr

"All animals are equal. Some animals are more equal than others." -- Animal Farm by George Orwell

"You could die tomorrow, you don't think you should kiss her today?" -- These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner

"Faith is believing in something even without proof, because you know it in your heart to be true." --The Golem and the Jinni by Helen Wecker

"Once he'd hated her for it. Then it had somehow tricked him. He knew it himself. He too felt now the heart chooses its own home and refuses reason." --The Winner's Crime by Marie Rutkoski

"Funny how sometimes you worry a lot about something and it turns out to be nothing." -- Wonder by R.J. Palacio


  1. I lOVED Golem and the Jinni. That quote struck me also.

  2. Great quotes. I definitely need to read some of these. I always feel like maybe U should have a notebook with me when I read. Maybe I'll make that my new years resolution. Take more notes!

  3. *I* not u. Though you could get one too. ;)

  4. I'm bad at keeping track of quotes too. I haven't read any of these books, except for Animal Farm a long time ago, but I love some of these quotes so I might have to pick up the other books sometime. Great list!

  5. Great quotes, especially the one from Me Before You. That was my favorite quote of the book.

  6. love this post. my favorite quote from your list is the one by Laura Ruby--so true.



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