Inspirational Alice Sebold Quotes

Alice Sebold (born September 6, 1963) is an American writer. Below is a list of Inspirational Alice Sebold Quotes.

Alice Sebold Quote

Alice Sebold Quotes
Alice Sebold Quotes

“People grow up by living.”
― Alice Sebold

“Sometimes the dreams that come true are the dreams you never even knew you had.”
― Alice Sebold

“Nothing is ever certain.”
― Alice Sebold

“Between a man and a woman there was always one person who was stronger than the other one. That doesn’t mean the weaker one doesn’t love the stronger.”
― Alice Sebold

“You’re not supposed to look back, you’re supposed to keep going.”
― Alice Sebold

“Your first kiss is destiny knocking.”
― Alice Sebold

“Life is a perpetual yesterday for us.”
― Alice Sebold

“You save yourself or you remain unsaved.”
― Alice Sebold

“Heaven is comfort, but it’s still not living.”
― Alice Sebold

“Murderers are not monsters, they’re men. And that’s the most frightening thing about them.”
― Alice Sebold

“I was trying to prove to them and to myself that I was still who I had always been. I was beautiful, if fat. I was smart, if loud. I was good, if ruined.”
― Alice Sebold quotes

“Each time I told my story, I lost a bit, the smallest drop of pain. It was that day that I knew I wanted to tell the story of my family. Because horror on Earth is real and it is every day. It is like a flower or like the sun; it cannot be contained.”
― Alice Sebold

“You could not be filled with hate and be beautiful. Like any other girl, I wanted to be beautiful. But I was filled with hate.”
― Alice Sebold

“The living deserve attention, too.”
― Alice Sebold

“My name is Salmon, like the fish; first name, Susie. I was fourteen when I was murdered.”
― Alice Sebold

“This is just a temporary hell, not a permanent one.”
― Alice Sebold

“There’s no condition one adjusts to so quickly as a state of war.”
― Alice Sebold

“Because horror on Earth is real and it is every day. It is like a flower or like the sun; it cannot be contained.”
― Alice Sebold

“All you have to do is desire it, and if you desire it enough and understand why really know it will come.”
Alice Sebold

“You look invincible,’ my mother said one night. I loved these times, when we seemed to feel the same thing. I turned to her, wrapped in my thin gown, and said: I am.”
― Alice Sebold

“No one can pull anyone back from anywhere. You save yourself or you remain unsaved.”
― Alice Sebold

“I live in a world where two truths coexist: where both hell and hope lie in the palm of my hand.”
― Alice Sebold quotes

“Our only kiss was like an accident- a beautiful gasoline rainbow.”
― Alice Sebold

“What did dead mean, Ray wondered. It meant lost, it meant frozen, it meant gone.”
― Alice Sebold

“When the dead are done with the living, the living can go on to other things,” Franny said. “What about the dead?” I asked. “Where do we go?”
― Alice Sebold

“If I shut my eyes, I believed, I would disappear. To make it through, I had to be present the whole time.”
― Alice Sebold

“If I had but an hour of love,if that be all that is given me,an hour of love upon this earth,I would give my love to thee.”
― Alice Sebold

“She no longer believed in talk. It never rescued anything.”
― Alice Sebold

“Since then I’ve always thought that under rape in the dictionary it should tell the truth. It is not just forcible intercourse; rape means to inhabit and destroy everything.”
― Alice Sebold quotes

“Loss could be used as a measure of beauty in a woman.”
― Alice Sebold

“Learn a language of another country and then you can go to that country: a place where the problems of your family will not follow. A language they do not speak.”
― Alice Sebold

“I had rescued the moment by using my camera and in that way had found how to stop time and hold it. No one could take that image away from me because I owned it.”
― Alice Sebold

“Sometimes you cry, Susie, even when someone you love has been gone a long time.”
― Alice Sebold

“The moon is whole all the time, but we can’t always see it. What we see is an almost moon or not-quite moon. The rest is hiding just out of view, but there’s only one moon, so we follow it in the sky. We plan our lives based on its rhythms and tides.”
― Alice Sebold

“I wish you all a long and happy life.”
― Alice Sebold

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