Evocative Literary Lines II

words-blog2A few of literature’s memorable and thought provoking sentences:

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair.”

Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities (1859)

“At the still point, there the dance is.”

T. S. Eliot, Four Quartets (1943)

“A story has no beginning or end; arbitrarily one chooses that moment of experience from which to look back or from which to look ahead.”

Graham Greene, The End of the Affair (1951)

What lines in literature do you know to be unforgettable?
Please share a line or two that has impacted you?

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