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Jacob Grimm Quotes

Nine of the best book quotes from Jacob Grimm
  1. #1
    “In the old tales, kindness is the purest form of heroism. Find the character who meets the world with a big heart and an open hand and you have found your hero or heroine.”
  2. #2
    “One does not know love until it arrives, and it’s arrival will always surprise.”
  3. #3
    “Very well, then, I said. I look forward to the day when every schoolchild will read Shakespeare’s great comedic play All’s Good That Ends Good.”
  4. #4
    “So why not mercy and justice to sweet youth from an omnipotent and benevolent Creator? There are only three answers. He is not omnipotent, or he is not benevolent, or-the dreariest possibility of all-he is inattentive. What if that was what happened to my nephew? That God’s gaze had merely strayed elsewhere?”
  5. #5
    “He turned toward my voice. ‘Am I well?’
    His mocking tone was unmistakable. ‘Am I well? Why can’t you just talk like everyone else? Why can’t you just say, ‘How you doin’? You doin’ good?‘”
  6. #6
    “Well, it is true. Sometimes avoiding something can give it more and more meaning rather than less and less.”
  7. #7
    “The studies, Jeremy, I said. The studies, the studies, the studies.”
  8. #8
    “What follows it the strange and fateful tale of a boy, a girl, and a ghost”
  9. #9
    “But I’d hate to think an angel couldn’t sing a little better than that.”