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The Pearl Quotes

Four of the best book quotes from The Pearl
  1. #1
    “But now, by saying what his future was going to be like, he had created it. A plan is a real thing, and things projected are experienced. A plan once made and visualized becomes a reality along with other realities—never to be destroyed but easily to be attacked.”
    author
    John Steinbeck
    book
    The Pearl
    character
    Kino
    concepts
    PlansGoals
  2. #2
    “It is not good to want a thing too much. It sometimes drives the luck away. You must want it just enough . . . ”
  3. #3
    “Luck, you see, brings bitter friends.”
  4. #4
    “For it is said that humans are never satisfied, that you give them one thing and they want something more. And this is said in disparagement, whereas it is one of the greatest talents the species has and one that has made it superior to animals that are satisfied with what they have.”
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