I love reading books, especially fiction. I am currently reading The Pursuit of the Well Beloved by Thomas Hardy.
cover of book Norwegian wood

Norwegian Wood

“It just happens to be the way I’m made. I have to write things down to feel I fully comprehend them.”

cover of book Kafka on the shore

Kafka on the Shore

“The stars are like the trees in the forest, alive and breathing. And they’re watching me.”

cover of book Killing commendatore

The Killing Commendatore

“I couldn’t be sure if I had moved forward or fallen behind, or if I was just circling over the same spot.”

cover of book The lean startup

The Lean Startup

“We must learn what customers really want, not what they say they want or what we think they should want.”

cover of book Becoming by Michelle Obama


“If you don’t get out there and define yourself, you’ll be quickly and inaccurately defined by others.”

cover of book Invisible women

Invisible Women

“When we exclude half of humanity from the production of knowledge we lose out on potentially transformative insights.”

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Pride and Prejudice

“Pride relates more to our opinion of ourselves, vanity to what we would have others think of us.”

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Mansfield Park

“I was so anxious to do what is right that I forgot to do what is right.”

cover of book Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre

“I care for myself. The more solitary, the more friendless, the more unsustained I am, the more I will respect myself.”

cover of book Wuthering Heights

Wuthering Heights

“I have not broken your heart – you have broken it; and in breaking it, you have broken mine.”

cover of book 1989


“War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength.”

cover of book Animal Farm

Animal Farm

“All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.”

cover of book The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby

“I was within and without, simultaneously enchanted and repelled by the inexhaustible variety of life.”

cover of book The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

“It is a capital mistake to theorise before one has data.”

cover of book Dracula


“..the world seems full of good men–even if there are monsters in it.”

cover of book The Ladykiller

The Ladykiller

“What’s bred in the bone comes out in the blood.”

cover of book The yFamil

The Family

“the implication was there for anyone to hear.”

cover of book To kill a mocking bird

To Kill a Mockingbird

“The one thing that doesn’t abide by majority rule is a person’s conscience.”

cover of book A thousand spendid suns

A Thousand Splendid Suns

“Like a compass facing north, a man’s accusing finger always finds a woman. Always. You remember that, Mariam.”

cover of book The Kite Runner

The Kite Runner

“There is only one sin. and that is theft… when you tell a lie, you steal someones right to the truth.”

cover of book And the mountains echoed

And The Mountains Echoed

“I now know that some people feel unhappiness the way others love: privately, intensely, and without recourse.”

cover of book The Time Traveler's Wife

Time Traveler's Wife

“all of our laments could not add a single second to her life, not one additional beat of the heart, nor a breath. ”

cover of book Brida


“Nothing in the world is ever completely wrong. Even a stopped clock is right twice a day.”

cover of book The Witch of Portobello

The Witch of Portobello

“You are what you believe yourself to be.”

cover of book Eleven Minutes

Eleven Minutes

“When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.”

cover of book The Zahir by Paulo Coelho

The Zahir

“When someone leaves, it’s because someone else is about to arrive.”

cover of book Looking for Alaska

Looking for Alaska

 “…if people were rain, I was drizzle and she was a hurricane.”

cover of book Paper Towns

Paper Towns

“The town was paper, but the memories were not.”

cover of book The Last time we say goodbye
The Last Time We Say Goodbye

“It’s such a cliché, the whole ‘time heals all wounds’ thing, but it’s true. Clichés are clichés for a reason,”

cover of book The Boy in the striped pajamas
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

“And who decided which people wore the striped pajamas and which people wore the uniforms?”