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Strangeness Quotes

Seven of the best book quotes about strangeness
  1. #1
    “You will be good to me, won’t you? . . . Because we’re going to have a strange life.”
  2. #2
    If to live in this style is to be eccentric, it must be confessed that there is something good in eccentricity.
  3. #3
    “How sweet the morning air is! See how that one little cloud floats like a pink feather from some gigantic flamingo. Now the red rim of the sun pushes itself over the London cloud-bank. It shines on a good many folk, but on none, I dare bet, who are on a stranger errand than you and I. How small we feel with our petty ambitions and strivings in the presence of the great elemental forces of Nature!”
  4. #4
    “There they were, all together, up in the air.”
  5. #5
    Strange things may be generally accounted for if their cause be fairly searched out.
  6. #6
    “I do love nothing in the world so well as you:
    is not that strange?”
  7. #7
    “Life is infinitely stranger than anything which the mind of man could invent. We would not dare to conceive the things which are really mere commonplaces of existence. If we could fly out of that window hand in hand, hover over this great city, gently remove the roofs, and and peep in at the queer things which are going on, the strange coincidences, the plannings, the cross-purposes, the wonderful chains of events, working through generations, and leading to the most outre results, it would make all fiction with its conventionalities and foreseen conclusions most stale and unprofitable.”
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