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Top Ten Tuesday: Inspirational Book Quotes


Happy Tuesday everyone!  Welcome to the Top Ten Tuesday now hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl.  This week's topic is Inspirational Book Quotes.  A few of these aren't from books, but I still decided to include them.  Here we go, in no particular order:

“Don't think or judge, just listen.” ― Sarah Dessen, Just Listen

“We believe in ordinary acts of bravery, in the courage that drives one person to stand up for another.” ― Veronica Roth, Divergent

“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” ― Mahatma Gandhi

“Courage. Kindness. Friendship. Character. These are the qualities that define us as human beings, and propel us, on occasion, to greatness.” ― R.J. Palacio, Wonder

“For me, becoming isn’t about arriving somewhere or achieving a certain aim. I see it instead as forward motion, a means of evolving, a way to reach continuously toward a better self. The journey doesn’t end.” ― Michelle Obama, Becoming

“Difficult" and "impossible" are cousins often mistaken for one another, with very little in common.” ― Scott Lynch, Red Seas Under Red Skies

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” ― Oscar Wilde

“In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.” ― Robert Frost

“I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.” ― Thomas A. Edison

“What is the point of being alive if you don't at least try to do something remarkable?” ― John Green, An Abundance of Katherines

What are some of you favorite quotes?  As always, thanks for visiting my blog and perhaps even commenting down below!

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  1. I loved Wonder so much, and thats a great quote. 👍✨

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    1. It's fantastic. Thanks for coming over, La La. :)

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  2. That Thomas Edison quote is so inspirational.

    Here is our Top Ten Tuesday.

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  3. Love these quotes, especially the one from Wonder, John Green's, and Robert Frost's.

    -Lauren
    www.shootingstarsmag.net

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  4. Being the change you want to see in the world is such an inspirational piece of advice.

    My TTT.

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    1. Yes, it certainly is. Thanks for sharing, Lydia.

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  5. Great list! I love that quote from Red Seas Under Red Skies.

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  6. I loved Michelle Obama's book, she's such an inspiring person!
    My TTT: https://jjbookblog.wordpress.com/2019/04/30/top-ten-tuesday-209/

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    1. Her voice really came through. Thanks for sharing!

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  7. Well this make me want to pick up the next Gentleman Bastard book real quick. Great picks!

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  8. Wilde and Green both made my list. I love that Wilde quote too. Definitely a favorite. Wonder had so many beautiful quotes, heck, the whole book was beautiful.

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  9. Love the quotes from WONDER and BECOMING. Thanks for sharing. My TTT favorite quotes this year

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  10. The Dauntless Manifesto are good words to live by (even though I'm Erudite). Love the John Green quote. Okay, they're all lovely!

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  11. I love the one by Thomas A. Edison. it's great.

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