#100daysofbookquotes: Quote week: 12

Back to the routine. Here is our round  up the week’s quotes and hey we are close to the 100th day. Yippie.
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“That’s the whole point of life, you know? To meet new people.”


― Sherman Alexie, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian


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“[T]he time your friends need you is when they’re wrong, Jean Louise. They don’t need you when they’re right” 
― Harper Lee, Go Set a Watchman
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“Baby,” I said, “I’m a genius but nobody knows it but me.” 
― Charles Bukowski, Factotum 
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Whenever somebody tells me to do something my instinct’s always to do the opposite. It’s got me into a lot of trouble, but I’ve had a lot of fun.”
― John Updike, Rabbit at Rest
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“I know 
you and I
are not about poems or
other sentimental bullshit
but I have to tell you
even the way 
you drink your coffee
knocks me the fuck out.
Clementine von Radics 
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“What you burnt, broke, and tore is still in my hands. I am the keeper of fragile things and I have kept of you what is indissoluble.”

― Anaïs Nin, House of Incest
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“The first thing I learned at school was that some people are idiots; the second thing I learned was that some are even worse. ” 
― Orhan Pamuk, Istanbul: Memories and the City
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  1. Jessica @ The Book Bratz

    Ooooh, I love the Part-Time Indian quote — that was one of my favorite books that I’ve ever had to read for school!

    I totally love this idea. I’ve always been meaning to do it but haven’t found the time — I think you’ve just inspired me! 🙂

    • Gayathri

      It was definitely a hilarious book.

  2. Mridula Gupta

    Is this a meme?

    • Gayathri

      I thought it was. But if it is not, well then we should make it one. What do you say?


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