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Top Ten Tuesday: Inspirational/Thought-Provoking Book Quotes


Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme that is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s topic is Inspirational/Thought-Provoking Book Quotes. I love a good book quote, especially those that are inspiring or make me think. Here is a list of some of my favourites!

“Sometimes you can do everything right and things will still go wrong. The key is to never stop doing right.”
― Angie Thomas, The Hate U Give

“You only get one life. It’s actually your duty to live it as fully as possible.” 
― Jojo Moyes, Me Before You

“It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” 
― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

“We accept the love we think we deserve.” 
― Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

“You write the story of you every day with your thoughts, words and deeds. You create yourself. You get to decide your story. No one else. You.” 
― Rachel Burge, The Twisted Tree

“Never forget what you are, for surely the world will not. Make it your strength. Then it can never be your weakness. Armour yourself in it, and it will never be used to hurt you.” 
― George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones

“You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view… Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.” 
― Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

“It isn’t what we say or think that defines us, but what we do.” 
― Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility

“Sometimes there is no good choice. Just the choice that has to be made.” 
― Alison Goodman, The Dark Days Club

“There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

What are your favourite inspirational or thought-provoking book quotes? Do they feature on this list? Let me know in the comments and feel free to link your Top Ten Tuesday post!

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