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invisible Quotes

24 of the best book quotes about invisible
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“The founder [of the Company] had written: “The three virtues of the Stranger are to be silent, to be cunning, but above all to be invisible.”
Laurence Yep
author
Dragonwings
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“Though the visible whole has come out from that Invisible Whole, yet the Whole remains unaltered.”
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“There were thousands of ‘dead’ spaces like the lot I had observed, thousands of transitional environments that no one saw, that had been rendered invisible because they were not ‘of use.’ ”
Biologist
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“I am visible-see this Indian face-yet I am invisible. I both blind them with my beak nose and am their blind spot. But I exist, we exist. They’d like to think I have melted in the pot. But I haven’t. We haven’t.”
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Where the Sith once wore armor, we now wear cloaks. But the Force works through us all the more powerfully in our invisibility.
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“He had a colorless translucence about him that made him seem as if he were in the earliest stages of progressive invisibility.”
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“Most of all, Hugo would do his best to remain invisible.”
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“The fragile balance depends on things we’ll never be able to see, hear, smell, taste, or touch. Life itself depends on them. ”
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“And then one day the invisible man decided, the monster said, its voice ringing in Conor’s ears, I will make them see me.”
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I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me.
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After years of trying to adopt the opinions of others I finally rebelled. I am an invisible man.
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“And here we see the invisible boy In his lovely invisible house, Feeding a piece of invisible cheese To a little invisible mouse. Oh, what a beautiful picture to see! Will you draw an invisible picture for me?”
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“Negroes do not, strictly or legally speaking, exist in any other [country]. ”
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“Once upon a time a man who had become invisible arrived in America.”
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“For as long as she’s been alive, the family has never spoken of it, and even if they had, it would have changed nothing.”
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“…If I can’t be beautiful, I want to be invisible…”
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“Religious Warfare: Someone has described religious warfare as ‘killing people over who has the best invisible friend.’ We tend to agree.”
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“Whether you were visible or invisible, it was all about how other people reacted to you. Good and bad things happened either way. If you were invisible, the bad people couldn’t hurt you, that was true. But the good people couldn’t help you, either.”
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“She’d felt ragingly alive in the dream, but now she’s as inert as the eggs cooling on a plate. Ther’s a mirror her in the bedroom, too, but she chooses not to look at it, just in case her hunch is true and she’s invisible.”
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“Our understanding of racism is therefore shaped by the most extreme expressions of individual bigotry, not by the way in which it functions naturally, almost invisibly (and sometimes with genuinely benign intent), when it is embedded in the structure of a social system.”
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“Our understanding of racism is therefore shaped by the most extreme expressions of individual bigotry, not by the way in which it functions naturally, almost invisibly (and sometimes with genuinely benign intent), when it is embedded in the structure of a social system.”
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“An androgynous mind was not a male mind. It was a mind attuned to the full range of human experience, including the invisible lives of women.”
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“Root tilted his polymer wings, hugging the underside of a fogbank. There was no need to be careful. With his shield activated, he was invisible to the human eye. Even on stealth-sensitive radar he would be no more than a barely perceptible distortion. The commander swooped low to the gunwales. It was an ugly craft, this one. The smell of death and pain lingered in the blood swabbed decks. Many noble creatures had died here, died and been dissected for a few bars of soap and some heating oil. Root shook his head. Humans were such barbarians.”
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“I’m invisible, see? One of the invisible people. Right now I’m sitting in a doorway watching the passers-by. They avoid looking at me. They’re afraid I want something they’ve got, and they’re right.”

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