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Quotes

Here are some of the best lines produced by humans in the history of the world

“Personal happiness lies in knowing that life is not a checklist of acquisition. Your qualifications are not your life.”
― J.K. Rowling

“The truth.” Dumbledore sighed. “It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and should therefore be treated with great caution.”
— J.K. Rowling (Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (Harry Potter, #1))

“Hercules,huh? Percy frowned. “That guy was like the Starbucks of Ancient Greece. Everywhere you turn–there he is.”
— Rick Riordan (The Mark of Athena (The Heroes of Olympus, #3))

“War doesn’t negate decency. It demands it, even more than in times of peace.” – Baba”
— Khaled Hosseini (The Kite Runner)

“With great power… comes great need to take a nap. Wake me up later.”
― Rick Riordan, The Last Olympian

“I’ve learned that home isn’t a place, it’s a feeling.”
— Cecelia Ahern (Love, Rosie)

“Life… It’s a great and terrible and short and endless thing. None of us come out of it alive.”
— Cecelia Ahern

“Believe me, when you die, it’s everybody else’s but your problem” — Cecelia Ahern (The Gift)

“When you kill a man, you steal a life,” Baba said. “You steal his wife’s right to a husband, rob his children of a father. When you tell a lie, you steal someone’s right to the truth. When you cheat, you steal the right to fairness. Do you see?”
— Khaled Hosseini (The Kite Runner)

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