15 Quotes by Famous Authors That Will Never Lose Their Bite

You know those moments when you’re reading a really great book and you come across this great line that makes you stop and go back to read it again and again, possibly resulting in you contemplating the very meaning of life? Yeah, us too.

Here is a list of quotes that did that to us, and hopefully, to you too.

  1. “People will forget what you said. People will forget what you did. But people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou
  2. “Why not go out on a limb? That’s where the fruit is.” – Mark Twain
  3. “It’s never too late to be what you might have been.” – George Eliot
  4. “Our lives are defined by opportunities, even the ones we miss.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald
  5. “A single dream is more powerful than a thousand realities.” – J.R.R. Tolkien
  6. “Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny.” – C.S. Lewis
  7. “It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.” – J.K. Rowling
  8. “If we wait until we’re ready, we’ll be waiting for the rest of our lives.” – Lemony Snicket
  9. “For small creatures such as we, the vastness is bearable only through love.” – Carl Sagan
  10. “Those who say it can’t be done are generally interrupted by those doing it.” – James Baldwin
  11. “Beware; for I am fearless, and therefore powerful.” – Mary Shelley
  12. “They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.” – Edgar Allen Poe
  13. “The world is changed by your example, not your opinion.” – Paulo Coelho
  14. “The Earth has music for those who listen.” – Shakespeare
  15. “Buying a book is not about obtaining a possession, it’s about securing a portal.” – Laura Miller

Here at A Page in the Sun, our Romantic Zone cafe in Puerto Vallarta, we believe in the magic of used books and the power of words. Come on down to our used bookstore in Old Town Vallarta to enjoy a delicious coffee or smoothie and settle into one of our comfy chairs to read your way into your other dimension.