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not what things seem Quotes

Five of the best book quotes about not what things seem
  1. #1
    “In the real world
    as in dreams,
    nothing is quite
    as it seems.”
  2. #2
    “Though there was nowhere one so busy as he,
    He was less busy than he seemed to be.”
  3. #3
    Or one might take the tip of the pencil and magnify it. One reaches the point where a stunning realization strikes home: The pencil tip is not solid; it is composed of atoms which whirl and revolve like a trillion demon planets. What seems solid to us is actually only a loose net held together by gravity.
  4. #4
    ″‘Scuse me. We’re heading straight for a brick wall.’
    ‘Don’t...worry, Robin...it’s just a hologram”
  5. #5
    “Things are never what they seem, Pa, I thought. I used to think they were, but I was wrong or stupid or blind or something. Old folks are forever complaining about their failing eyesight, but I think your vision gets better as you get older. Mine surely was.”