Words That Stuck: 17 Iconic Quotes From Literature

There’s something about words. They seem to linger in our minds. Taking root, somewhere deep inside us. They change us; change the way we look at the world, the way we think. They become a part of what makes us who we are. Here are 17 quotes that stuck:


1. Khaled Hosseini

kite runner


2. Sylvia Plath

bell jar


3. Fannie Flagg

fried green tomatoes


4. Lewis Carroll

cheshire cat


5. Toni Morrison



6. Natalie Babbitt

tuck everlasting


7. Arundhati Roy

shape of the beast


8. Anne Frank

anne frank


9. Cassandra Clare



10. Charlotte Bronte



11. Martin Amis



12. Jack Kerouac

mad people


13. Cormac McCarthy



14. Jules Verne



15. Larry McMurtry

with herself


16. Haruki Murakami

warm like a blade


17. Markus Zusak

the book thief


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