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mirrors Quotes

Eight of the best book quotes about mirrors
  1. #1
    “There was nothing else there in the mirror. Just her, in the corridor.
    A hand touched her shoulder, and she looked up. The other mother stared down at Coraline with big black button eyes.”
  2. #2
    “...no matter the flaws you find when you look at yourself in the mirror, somewhere on God’s earth, you are really “doing it” for someone - someone out there is attracted to you.”
  3. #3
    “I shut the bathroom door and caught sight of my face in the mirror. I had no idea how quickly it was to change, to fade. If I had, I would have stared at my reflection, memorizing it. It was the last time I would look into a real mirror for more than a decade.”
  4. #4
    “Maybe a nice look in the mirror is in order, Missy.”
  5. #5
    “you fall into the mirror,
    come through the other
    side staring at a lightbulb.”
  6. #6
    “And when that celestial chime sounds, perhaps a mirror will suddenly serve its truer purpose—revealing to a man not who he imagines himself to be, but who he has become.”
  7. #7
    “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.”
  8. #8
    “The universe is the mirror in which we can contemplate only what we have learned to know in ourselves.”