concept

arriving Quotes

Four of the best book quotes about arriving
01
Share
“That is how it seemed to young George Webber, who was never so assured of his purpose as when he was going somewhere on a train. And he never had the sense of home so much as when he felt that he was going there. It was only when he got there that his homelessness began.”
Thomas Wolfe
author
You Can't Go Home Again
book
George Webber
character
home
actions
purpose
trains
self-assured
arriving
homelessness
concepts
02
Share
“Reason is man’s instrument for arriving at the truth, intelligence is man’s instrument for manipulating the world more successfully; the former is essentially human, the latter belongs to the animal part of man.”
03
Share
“‘Ah’ she said, ‘to come is easy and takes hours; to go is different--and may take centuries.’”
04
Share
“In your heart, in your bones, no matter how silly you know it is, you feel that everything has been leading to this, all the secret arrows were pointing here, the universe and time itself crafted this long ago, and you are just now realizing it, you are just now arriving at the place you were always meant to be.”

Recommended quote pages

View All Quotes