A place where I can share the quotes that I have collected (and keep collecting) over the years. I have gathered them from all sorts of sources. The "Quote of the Day" posts will always be a quote from a book and may be on any topic.

Saturday, January 15, 2011

Quote It! Saturday

This blog is, of course, devoted to quotes. But Freda's Voice as a wonderful meme called Quote It! that I cannot resist participating in. You can post as many quotes as you like. To participate, hop on over to Freda's place and join in!

Today's Quotes:

It was important to stick to what you know, right to the end, especially at the end.

"The Mountain"
A History of the World in 10 1/2 Chapters (p. 143)
by Julian Barnes

There always appear to be two explanations of everything. That is why we have been given free will, in order that we may choose the correct one.

Miss Ferguson
"The Mountain"
A History of the World in 10 1/2 Chapters (p. 154)
by Julian Barnes

Everything is connected, even the parts we don't like, especially the parts we don't like.

"The Survivor"
The History of the World in 10 1/2 Chapters (p. 84)
by Julian Barnes


  1. I think I like the last one best.

    Thank you for participating!

  2. Wow... excellent quotes, especially the free will choice.
    Thanks for stopping by!