concept

anonymity Quotes

Six of the best book quotes about anonymity
01
Share
“Everybody knew what she was called, but nobody anywhere knew her name. Disremembered and unaccounted for, she cannot be lost because no one is looking for her, and even if they were, how can they call her if they don’t know her name? Although she has claim, she is not claimed.”
Toni Morrison
author
Beloved
book
anonymity
forgotten
unaccounted
concepts
02
Share
“Who was it said that coincidence was just God’s way of remaining anonymous?”
God
person
James "Hobie" Hobart
character
03
Share
“Anonymity was one of the major perks of the OASIS.”
04
Share
“Yes, a bottle of wine was the ultimate distillation of time and place; a poetic expression of individuality itself. Yet here it was, cast back into the sea of anonymity, that realm of averages and unknowns.”
05
Share
“If you do something nice for somebody in secret, anonymously, without letting the person you did it for know it was you or anybody else know what it was you did or in any way or form trying to get credit for it, it’s always its own form of intoxicating buzz.”
06
Share
“For as long as I could recall, my mother had simply called me ‘Son,’ and, since her name was Asta, ‘Asta’s son’ became my common name. In a world in which one lived by the light of a father’s name and rank, that meant—since I had no father—I existed in a shadow.”

Recommended quote pages

View All Quotes