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Secrets Quotes

15 of the best book quotes about secrets
  1. #1
    “What happened down in the dungeons between you and Professor Quirrell is a complete secret, so, naturally the whole school knows.”
  2. #2
    “‘Have I gone mad?’ ‘I am afraid so, you are entirely bonkers. but I will tell you a secret… all the best people are.‘”
  3. #3
    It is the easiest thing in the world for a man to look as if he had a great secret in him.
  4. #4
    “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
  5. #5
    “The marsh did not confine them but defined them and, like any sacred ground, kept their secrets deep.”
  6. #6
    “There’s always another secret.”
  7. #7
    “Sand keeps secrets better than mud.”
  8. #8
    “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’.‘”
  1. #9
    “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.”
  2. #10
    “If you want to keep a secret, you must also hide it from yourself.”
    author
    George Orwell
    book
    1984
    concept
    Secrets
  3. #11
    “It is not in doing what you like, but in liking what you do that is the secret of happiness.”
  4. #12
    “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.”
  5. #13
    “He’ll tell you, perhaps . . . if you’re willing to pay.”
  6. #14
    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.
  7. #15
    “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.”
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