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Literary Quotes – famous works of Literature


Looking for a great quote from your favorite book, dramatic work or poem? Browse our huge collection of famous literary quotes from the works of the great authors!
2001: A Space Odyssey – Novel by Arthur C. Clarke
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn – Novel by Mark Twain
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer – Novel by Mark Twain
The Aeneid – Epic Poem by Virgil
The Alchemist – Novel by Paulo Coelho
All the Pretty Horses – Novel by Cormac McCarthy
The American Invasion – Essay by Oscar Wilde
The American Man – Article by Oscar Wilde
Anam Cara – Book by John O’Donohue
Angela’s Ashes – Autobiography by Frank McCourt
Anger: Wisdom for Cooling the Flames – Book by Thich Nhat Hanh
Animal Farm – Novel by George Orwell
The Apple Cart – Play by George Bernard Shaw
Arms and the Man – Play by George Bernard Shaw
The Art of Power – Book by Thich Nhat Hanh
The Autumn of the Patriarch – Novel by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Back to Methuselah – Five Plays by George Bernard Shaw
The Ballad of Reading Gaol – Poem by Oscar Wilde
Beauty: The Invisible Embrace – Book by John O’Donohue
Being Peace – Book by Thich Nhat Hanh
Blindness – Novel by Jose Saramago
Blood Meridian – Novel by Cormac McCarthy
The Bonfire of the Vanities
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
Breakfast at Tiffany’s
The Brothers Karamazov
Caesar and Cleopatra – Play by George Bernard Shaw
Candida – Play by George Bernard Shaw
The Canterville Ghost
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Catch-22
The Catcher in the Rye
Creating True Peace – Book by Thich Nhat Hanh
Crime and Punishment
The Critic as Artist
Cry, the Beloved Country
David Copperfield
De Produnfis
Death of a Salesman
Death in the Afternoon
The Decay of Lying
Defense of Dorian Gray
The Devil’s Disciple – Play by George Bernard Shaw
The Devoted Friend
Doctor Zhivago
The Doctor’s Dilemma – Play by George Bernard Shaw
A Doll’s House
Eleven Minutes
An Enemy of the People
Eternal Echoes – Book by John O’Donohue
Fanny’s First Play – Play by George Bernard Shaw
A Few Maxims for the Instruction of the Over-Educated
For Whom the Bell Tolls
Getting Married – Play by George Bernard Shaw
The Glass Menagerie
The Grapes of Wrath
The Great Gatsby
Happiness: Essential Mindfulness Practices – Book by Thich Nhat Hanh
The Happy Prince
Harry Potter Books series
The Heart of the Buddha’s Teaching – Book by Thich Nhat Hanh
Heartbreak House – Play by George Bernard Shaw
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
Ghosts
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
The God of Small Things
Going Home: Jesus and Buddha as Brothers – Book by Thich Nhat Hanh
The Golden Notebook
The Grass is Singing
Great Expectations
Hedda Gabler
An Ideal Husband
The Iliad
The Importance of Being Earnest
Impressions of America
The Irrational Knot – Novel by George Bernard Shaw
John Bull’s Other Island – Play by George Bernard Shaw
To Kill a Mockingbird
Lady Windermere’s Fan
Let the Great World Spin
Living Buddha, Living Christ – Book by Thich Nhat Hanh
Love Among the Artists – Novel by George Bernard Shaw
Lord Arthur Savile’s Crime
Lord of the Flies
The Lord of the Rings
The Fellowship of the Ring
The Two Towers
The Return of the King
Songs, Poems
Love in Action – Book by Thich Nhat Hanh
Love in the Time of Cholera
The Lovely Bones
Major Barbara – Play by George Bernard Shaw
Man and Superman – Play by George Bernard Shaw
Maxims for Revolutionists – Essay by George Bernard Shaw
The Miracle of Mindfulness – Book by Thich Nhat Hanh
Mrs. Warren’s Profession – Play by George Bernard Shaw
Pygmalion – Play by George Bernard Shaw
The Master
Mein Kampf
Of Mice and Men
Misalliance – Play by George Bernard Shaw
The Model Millionaire
The Myth of Sisyphus
The Nightingale and the Rose
Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984)
Nursery Rhymes
The Old Man and the Sea
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
One Hundred Years of Solitude
Opening Lines of Novels
Opening Lines of Poems
Peace Is Every Step – Book by Thich Nhat Hanh
Peter Pan
The Philanderer – Play by George Bernard Shaw
Phrases and Philosophies for the use of the Young
The Picture of Dorian Gray
The Plague
The Portrait of Mr. W. H. – Short Story by Oscar Wilde
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man – Novel by James Joyce
Pride and Prejudice – Novel by Jane Austen
The Prophet
The Power of Now
Pygmalion – Play by George Bernard Shaw
The Rebel
The Remains of the Day
The Remarkable Rocket – Short Story by Oscar Wilde
The Road
Saint Joan – Play by George Bernard Shaw
Salome – Play by Oscar Wilde
The Secret
The Secret Scripture
The Selfish Giant
Sense and Sensibility
The Soul of Man Under Socialism
The Stranger
A Streetcar Named Desire
To Bless the Space Between Us – Book by John O’Donohue
Touching Peace – Book by Thich Nhat Hanh
A Treatise on Parents and Children – Essay by George Bernard Shaw
True Love: A Practice for Awakening the Heart – Book by Thich Nhat Hanh
Ulysses
Under the Eye of God – Science Fiction Book by David Gerrold
Vera, or The Nihilists
A Woman of No Importance
The Wild Duck
The Wind in the Willows
Winnie the Pooh
The World We Have – Book by Thich Nhat Hanh
You Never Can Tell – Play by George Bernard Shaw
Your True Home – Book by Thich Nhat Hanh
Zuleika Dobson – Novel by Max Beerbohm