character

Rose Mary Walls Quotes

Eight of the best book quotes from Rose Mary Walls
  1. #1
    ″‘Oh Yeah?’ I said. ‘How about Hitler? What was his redeeming quality?’
    ‘Hitler loved dogs,’ Mom said without hesitation.”
  2. #2
    “Until then, when I thought of writers, what first came to mind was Mom, hunched over her typewriter, clattering away on her novels and plays and philosophies of life and occasionally receiving a personalized rejection letter. But a newspaper reporter, instead of holing up in isolation, was in touch with the rest of the world. What the reporter wrote influenced what people thought about and talked about the next day; he knew what was really going on. I decided I wanted to be one of the people who knew what was really going on.”
  3. #3
    “Mom frowned at me. ‘You’d be destroying what makes it special’ she said, ‘It’s the Joshua tree’s struggle that gives it its beauty’.”
  4. #4
    “Mom pointed her chopsticks at me. ‘You see?’ she said. ‘Right there. That’s exactly what I’m saying. You’re way too easily embarrassed. Your father and I are who we are. Accept it.’
    ‘And what am I supposed to tell people about my parents?’
    ‘Just tell the truth,’ Mom said. ‘That’s simple enough.‘”
  5. #5
    “‘Life is a drama full of tragedy and comedy,’ Mom told me. ‘You should learn to enjoy the comic episodes a little more.‘”
  6. #6
    “She had her addictions and one of them was reading.”
  7. #7
    “You should never hate anyone, even your worst enemies. ‘Everyone has something good about them.’ She said. ‘You have to find the redeeming quality and love the person for that.‘”
  8. #8
    “Sometimes you need a little crisis to get your adrenaline flowing and help you realize your potential.”

Books about dogs

View All
Where the Red Fern Grows book
Chapter book
6.5
Sheep Dog and Sheep Sheep book
Picture book
6.1
Solutions for Cold Feet book
Picture book
6.0
Spot Loves His Daddy book
Board book
6.0
The Chicken Squad book
Chapter book
6.0
The Bear Ate Your Sandwich book
Picture book
6.0
Antoinette book
Picture book
5.8
Great Dog book
Picture book
5.8

Try these other great quote pages!

Join Our Kids Book Club
Learn More

Suggested Links