Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Favorite Quotes From Books

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Each Tuesday features a different topic and you post your top ten list related to the topic.

This weeks topic is Top Ten Favorite Quotes From Books.

1. "When Love cast me out, it was Cruelty who took pity upon me."
- Phedre no Delaunay de Montreve
Kushiel's Dart by Jacqueline Carey

2. "Just because you can doesn't mean you should"
- Acheron Parthenopaeus
Night Pleasures by Sherrilyn Kenyon

3. "Tink's a Disney whore."
- Jenks
Dead Witch Walking by Kim Harrison

4. "I was dead until you found me, though I breathed. I was sightless, though I could see. And then you came... and I was awakened."
- Zsadist 
Lover Awakened by J.R. Ward

5. "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."
- Tyrion Lannister
A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin

6. "I hurt with you. I bled with you - not only because we're bonded but because of the love I have for you."
- Eric Northman
Dead in the Family by Charlaine Harris

7. "It's a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road,
and if you don't keep your feet, there's no knowing where you might be swept off to."

- Bilbo Baggins
The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien

8. "Love Sucks. Sometimes it feels good. Sometimes it's just another way to bleed."
- Anita Blake
Blue Moon by Laurell K. Hamilton

9."Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times if one only remembers to turn on the light."
- Albus Dumbledore
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling

10. "The scar had not pained Harry for nineteen years. All was well."
- J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling


  1. I thought about putting that Sookie Stackhouse quote. Yea Eric Northman. Great Quotes by the way.Oh and I see you have Dark Frost under your most wanted. I was able to review an ARC and it was awesome! Hope you enjoy it too. Here are my My Top Ten

    Amanda @ Sisters Unedited

    1. It was hard picking one from the Sookie Stackhouse series, there have been so many good ones. :)

  2. Wonderful! Especially "Tink's a Disney whore"! I laughed.

    I tried something different with my quotes, you're welcome to visit :)

  3. Awww the last quote gave me a little jolt of sadness....HP is really over :-(. I wish it could have gone on forever!

    My TTT: http://www.pocketfulofbooks.com/2012/05/top-ten-tuesday-favourite-book-quotes.html

    1. Oh I know! That last line always gets to me.

  4. I am OBSESSED with the Tyrion quote, I post it everywhere I can and I forgot it for this week's list! Can you believe it?? Also, loving the Charlaine Harris quotes, I was going to add those but went with an Anita Blake quote instead, a different one from yours (which I love, BTW) and I appreciate all the HP love!! Great list!

    My Top Ten

  5. Love them....one question...how were you able to narrow it down to only ten??!!! LOL

    1. Well, it wasn't easy. Plus, I kept wanting to put in movie quotes. LOL!

  6. All great! :) Only a few that I didn't recognize, and that's only from not reading the books.

    TBQ's Book Palace

  7. I love Z's quote *happy sigh*

    1. Lover Awakened is still my favorite, I need to re-read it again sometime soon. :)

  8. I love that you picked the last line of Deathly Hallows...so awesome and bittersweet! Love Acheron and Zsadist's as well...I almost picked those. Great list!

    Jennifer @ Feminist Fairy Tale Reviews

  9. Great quotes! I love the one for Jenks. He's actually my favorite character in the Hollows series. My favorite quote on this list is Z's...*sigh* He's my favorite "Brother".

    1. Thanks! I love Jenks too. He has so many great lines. :)

  10. Hahaha! That quote about Tinkerbell was priceless! You have some seriously great quotes!

    Here's my Top Ten Tuesday

  11. Awww, beautiful list!! :) I love the one from Night Pleasures :) It's true ;) <3

    My Top10



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