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Quotes From Famous Books

Books are "the" source of wisdom. It was probably the advent of the printed letter that caused knowledge, and as a consequence learning, to be made available to the masses. In this section, I will present you with handpicked quotations from select books.
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'Alice in Wonderland' Quotes
Enter the absurd world of 'Alice in Wonderland' and be mesmerized. These quotes take you through the book's best moments.

Lewis Carroll Quotes: Author of Alice in Wonderland
Lewis Carroll is a master story teller. His stories spin an intricate web of mystery, humor and even moral lessons. Read these famous Lewis Carroll quotes. Be warned, his views on life may be a bit difficult to understand. But when you really understand Lewis Carroll, you will find a rich resource of wisdom in his quotes.

Quotes from Alice in Wonderland
When you read these conversations between Alice and other characters of the story book, you may feel the whole idea absurd. In fact, very often, things don't make sense. The absurd nature of the story and the underlying philosophies make this book very interesting even for adults.

Lewis Carroll Quotes: Alice in Wonderland
Read the famous Lewis Carroll quotes. "Alice in Wonderland", a classic fiction is one of his greatest creations. He has also written "Through the Looking Glass", and "Hunting of the Snark". Alice in Wonderland is universally acknowledged as a masterpiece. Lewis Carroll employs great storytelling techniques to create a visual mélange of absurdities.

Dr. Seuss Quotes
Here is a doctor who is a favorite among children. "Dr. Seuss," as Theodor Seuss Geisel is fondly called, authored several children's books, including classics like The Cat in the Hat, Green Eggs and Ham, and How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Seuss' books are special because of his unique style of rhyming and bizarre cartoon characters. Children,...

Winnie the Pooh Quotes
Ask children about Winnie the Pooh and they will surprise you with their knowledge about Pooh. Pooh made a slow but steady climb on the popularity charts which is over-crowded with other animated characters. After Disney Pictures adopted Pooh bear for movie production, our lovable Pooh became a household name. Winnie the Pooh is not just a "silly old bear." Winnie the Pooh stories teach children important lessons about life. Revisit your childhood with these adorable Winnie the Pooh quotes.

"Moby Dick" Quotes
If sailors, seamen, and sea creatures are your thing, read Moby Dick, one of the finest novels by Herman Melville. This "unputdownable" book drags you thousand of leagues under the sea in search of a whale known for its ferocity. I am sure that you will enjoy these famous Moby Dick quotes.

"A Christmas Carol" Quotes
A Christmas Carol is a novella written by the prolific Charles Dickens. Dickens had shot to fame with books like Oliver Twist , A Tale of Two Cities , Great Expectations . His A Christmas Carol reminds us of important values such as sharing, caring, and celebrating. Read these quotes from A Christmas Carol to bring in the festive cheer.

"Crime and Punishment"
Can murder be justified? Read Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky, gain perspective on life's toughest challenges. The book will cause you to empathize with those on the fringes of society. Here are some of the memorable quotes from Crime and Punishment.

"Nicholas Nickleby" Quotes
Published Page URL: http://quotations.about.com/od/literaryquotes/a/nicholas.htm Charles Dickens, author of several masterpieces, gained immense popularity for his novel, The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby. The plot revolves around the life of young Nicholas, who has to support his sister and widowed mother. The story is widely...

"Oliver Twist" Quotes
"Oliver Twist" is a book that tugs at your heartstrings. You can't help feeling the anguish and despair of the young orphan, Oliver Twist. Satire, dark humor, and social messages abound in this book. Read "Oliver Twist" quotes to feel for the underdogs.

"Adventures of Huckleberry Finn"
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is one of the most popular works of Mark Twain. It was initially considered to be a sequel to Mark Twain's previous book, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn draws us deep into the life of an adventurous boy Huckleberry, and his friends. Read some thought provoking literary quotes from this famous classic.

"The Adventures of Tom Sawyer"
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is a poignant story of an orphan and his adventures. The story prominently features his friends, Huckleberry Finn and Joe Harper. You can't help loving the antics of the mischievous Tom Sawyer. If you have already read this book, read these quotes to walk down memory lane.

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