Evocative Literary Lines III

“I wondered if that was how forgiveness budded; not with the fanfare of epiphany, but with pain gathering it’s things, packing up, and slipping away unannounced in the middle of the night.

Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner (2003)

“Beauty is truth, truth beauty.”

Keats, Ode on a Grecian Urn (1819)

“There are more things in Heaven and Earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy.”


William Shakespeare, Hamlet (1599-1602)


What lines in literature do you know to be unforgettable?

Please share a line or two that has impacted you?