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Secrets Quotes

25 of the best book quotes about secrets
  1. #1
    Never let anyone know what you are thinking.
  2. #2
    “What happened down in the dungeons between you and Professor Quirrell is a complete secret, so, naturally the whole school knows.”
  3. #3
    “‘Have I gone mad?’ ‘I am afraid so, you are entirely bonkers. but I will tell you a secret… all the best people are.‘”
  4. #4
    There are things that have to be done and you do them and you never talk about them. You don’t try to justify them. They can’t be justified. You just do them. Then you forget it.
    author
    Mario Puzo
    book
    Godfather
    character
    Tom Hagen
    concepts
    CrimeSecrets
  5. #5
    “There’s always another secret.”
  6. #6
    “The greatest secret for eliminating the inferiority complex, which is another term for deep and profound self-doubt, is to fill your mind to overflowing with faith. Develop a tremendous faith in God and that will give you a humble yet soundly realistic faith in yourself.”
  7. #7
    “The secret of a better and more successful life is to cast out those old, dead, unhealthy thoughts. Substitute for them new vital, dynamic faith thoughts. You can depend upon it—an inflow of new thought will remake you and your life.”
  8. #8
    “Mary Poppins never told anybody anything. . . .”
  1. #9
    It is the easiest thing in the world for a man to look as if he had a great secret in him.
  2. #10
    “Then he grunts, ‘I will call you by Whisper-Ma-Phone, for the secrets I tell are for your ears alone.‘”
    author
    Dr. Seuss
    book
    The Lorax
    concept
    Secrets
  3. #11
    “The marsh did not confine them but defined them and, like any sacred ground, kept their secrets deep.”
  4. #12
    “Sand keeps secrets better than mud.”
  5. #13
    “I’ll never tell about it,” he answered. “But I says to mother, ‘Mother,’ I says, ‘I got a secret to keep. It’s not a bad ‘un, tha’ knows that. It’s no worse than hidin’ where a bird’s nest is. Tha’ doesn’t mind it, does tha’?‘”
    Mary always wanted to hear about mother.
    “What did she say?” she asked, not at all afraid to hear.
    Dickon grinned sweet-temperedly.
    “It was just like her, what she said,” he answered. “She give my head a bit of a rub an’ laughed an’ she says, ‘Eh, lad, tha’ can have all th’ secrets tha’ likes. I’ve knowed thee twelve year’.‘”
  6. #14
    “Actually that’s my secret — I can’t even talk about you to anybody because I don’t want any more people to know how wonderful you are.”
  7. #15
    “If you want to keep a secret, you must also hide it from yourself.”
    author
    George Orwell
    book
    1984
    concept
    Secrets
  8. #16
    “He’ll tell you, perhaps . . . if you’re willing to pay.”
  1. #17
    “When someone refuses to tell me a certain piece of information, it only makes me that much more determined to find out the truth. I hate being ignorant. For me, a question unanswered is like a thorn in my side that pains me every time I move until I can pluck it out.”
  2. #18
    What the deuce does the fellow mean by getting trap-doors made without first consulting you? Trap-doors!
  3. #19
    “It is not in doing what you like, but in liking what you do that is the secret of happiness.”
  4. #20
    “What of a love unspoken
    no one ever knows
    But this is a love that lasts
    and in secrecy it grows”
  5. #21
    How could she imagine that a man who could love with so much intensity as Percy Blakeney had loved her from the first—how could such a man be the brainless idiot he chose to appear? She, at least, ought to have known that he was wearing a mask, and having found that out, she should have torn it from his face, whenever they were alone together.
  6. #22
    “But someday you’ll reach them all, for what you learn today, for no reason at all, will help you discover all the wonderful secrets of tomorrow.”
  7. #23
    ″‘Not this way, master!’ he pleaded. ‘There is another way. O yes indeed there is. Another way, darker, more difficult to find, more secret. But Sméagol knows it. Let Sméagol show you!‘”
  8. #24
    “What must I do, Mother, what must I do to make a different world for her? How do I start?”
    “The secret lies in the reading and the writing. You are able to read. Every day you must read one page from some good book to your child. Every day this must be until the child learns to read. Then she must read every day, I know this is the secret.”
  9. #25
    “At the great judgment day, whispered the minister—and, strangely enough, the sense that he was a professional teacher of truth impelled him to answer the child so. Then, and there, before the judgment seat, thy mother, and thou, and I, must stand together. But the daylight of this world shall not see our meeting!”
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