Most Beautiful Sentences In Literature




“I left parts of myself everywhere
The way absent-minded people leave
Gloves and umbrellas.”
— Charles Simic

I have no notion of Loving People by halves. 
It’s not in my Nature. 
My Attachments are always excessively Strong 
– Emily Bronte
‘He’s more myself than I am.
 Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.’
– Emily Bronte 
  “She wasn’t doing a thing that I could see, except standing there leaning on the balcony railing, holding the universe together.”
—J. D. Salinger, “A Girl I Knew”
“Sometimes I can feel my bones straining under the weight of all the lives I’m not living.”
—Jonathan 
Foer, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close 
“It frightened him to think what must have gone to the making of her eyes.”
—Edith Wharton, The Age of Innocence
“She had always wanted words, she loved them; grew up on them.
 Words gave her clarity, brought reason, shape.”
Michael Ondaatje, The English Patient 
 
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