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Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Time goes faster the more hollow it is. Lives with no meaning go straight past you, like trains that don’t stop at your station."

Time goes faster the more hollow it is. Lives with no meaning go straight past you, like trains that don’t stop at your station.




Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Every piece of that marvelous world was a silent tear."

Every piece of that marvelous world was a silent tear.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "The day I die, all that was once mine will be yours, Julián, he would say. Except my dreams."

The day I die, all that was once mine will be yours, Julián, he would say. Except my dreams.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "as long as we are being remembered, we remain alive"

as long as we are being remembered, we remain alive




Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Some disappointments honor those who inspire them"

Some disappointments honor those who inspire them



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "A Gentleman's agreement cannot be broken without breaking the person who has entered into it."

A Gentleman's agreement cannot be broken without breaking the person who has entered into it.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Inspiration comes when you stick your elbows on the table, your bottom on the chair and you start sweating. Choose a theme, an idea, and squeeze your brain until it hurts. That's called inspiration."

Inspiration comes when you stick your elbows on the table, your bottom on the chair and you start sweating. Choose a theme, an idea, and squeeze your brain until it hurts. That's called inspiration.




Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "- Boys my age are boring. They have nothing to say and half of them seem like complete idiots.I was going to say that they didn't improve with age but didn't want to spoil her illusions."

- Boys my age are boring. They have nothing to say and half of them seem like complete idiots.I was going to say that they didn't improve with age but didn't want to spoil her illusions.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "The same thing that had happened with the flowers was happening with my longing: once I held it in my hands, I didn't know where to put it."

The same thing that had happened with the flowers was happening with my longing: once I held it in my hands, I didn't know where to put it.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "In the shop we buy and sell them, but in truth books have no owner. Every book you see here has been somebody’s best friend."

In the shop we buy and sell them, but in truth books have no owner. Every book you see here has been somebody’s best friend.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Justice is an affectation of perspective, not a universal value."

Justice is an affectation of perspective, not a universal value.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "One loves truly only once in a lifetime, Julian, even if one isn’t aware of it."

One loves truly only once in a lifetime, Julian, even if one isn’t aware of it.




Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Ignatius B. Samson, welcome to the Cemetery of Forgotten Books."

Ignatius B. Samson, welcome to the Cemetery of Forgotten Books.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Destiny is usually just around the corner. Like a thief, a hooker, or a lottery vendor: its three most common personifications. But what destiny does not do is home visits. You have to go for it."

Destiny is usually just around the corner. Like a thief, a hooker, or a lottery vendor: its three most common personifications. But what destiny does not do is home visits. You have to go for it.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "I was no longer able to hear the music that issues from a decent piece of prose."

I was no longer able to hear the music that issues from a decent piece of prose.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Paris is the only city in the world where starving to death is still considered an art."

Paris is the only city in the world where starving to death is still considered an art.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "I wandered off, walking through streets that seemed emptier than ever, thinking that if I didn't stop, if I kept on walking, I wouldn't notice that the world I thought I knew was no longer there."

I wandered off, walking through streets that seemed emptier than ever, thinking that if I didn't stop, if I kept on walking, I wouldn't notice that the world I thought I knew was no longer there.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Now, back in the reality that always lies in wait among the shadows of the Ensanche quarter, the enchantment was lifting, and all I had was painful desire and an indescribable restlessness."

Now, back in the reality that always lies in wait among the shadows of the Ensanche quarter, the enchantment was lifting, and all I had was painful desire and an indescribable restlessness.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "I was raised among books, making invisible friends in pages that seemed cast from dust and whose smell I carry on my hands to this day."

I was raised among books, making invisible friends in pages that seemed cast from dust and whose smell I carry on my hands to this day.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Destiny doesn't do home visits... you have to go for it yourself."

Destiny doesn't do home visits... you have to go for it yourself.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Life has enough torturers as it is, without you going around moonlighting as a Grand Inquisitor against yourself."

Life has enough torturers as it is, without you going around moonlighting as a Grand Inquisitor against yourself.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "[H]e lay awake, dreading the dawn when he would have to say good-bye to the small universe he had built for himself over the years."

[H]e lay awake, dreading the dawn when he would have to say good-bye to the small universe he had built for himself over the years.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "A young man is the perfect soldier. He has great potential for aggression and a limited critical capacity - or none at all - with which to analyze it and judge how to channel it."

A young man is the perfect soldier. He has great potential for aggression and a limited critical capacity - or none at all - with which to analyze it and judge how to channel it.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "You talk as if Bea were a trophy.''No, as if she were a blessing, ' Fermin corrected."

You talk as if Bea were a trophy.''No, as if she were a blessing, ' Fermin corrected.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Most of us have the good or bad fortune of seeing our lives fall apart so slowly we barely notice."

Most of us have the good or bad fortune of seeing our lives fall apart so slowly we barely notice.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "In small towns, news travels at the speed of boredom."

In small towns, news travels at the speed of boredom.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Human beings believe just as they breathe - in order to survive."

Human beings believe just as they breathe - in order to survive.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "I handed the photo back to her. The caretaker gazed at it as if it were a lucky charm, a return ticket to her youth."

I handed the photo back to her. The caretaker gazed at it as if it were a lucky charm, a return ticket to her youth.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Man is a moral animal abandoned in an amoral universe and condemned to a finite existence with no other prupose than to perpetuate the natural cycle of the species."

Man is a moral animal abandoned in an amoral universe and condemned to a finite existence with no other prupose than to perpetuate the natural cycle of the species.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "There are few reasons for telling the truth, but for lying the number is infinite."

There are few reasons for telling the truth, but for lying the number is infinite.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Cada vez que un libro cambia de manos, cada vez que alguien desliza la mirada por sus páginas, su espíritu crece y se hace fuerte. (Sempere)"

Cada vez que un libro cambia de manos, cada vez que alguien desliza la mirada por sus páginas, su espíritu crece y se hace fuerte. (Sempere)



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Remember me, even if it's only in a corner and secretly. Don't let me go."

Remember me, even if it's only in a corner and secretly. Don't let me go.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Never trust anyone, Daniel, especially the people you admire. Those are the ones who will make you suffer the worst blows."

Never trust anyone, Daniel, especially the people you admire. Those are the ones who will make you suffer the worst blows.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Evil presupposes a moral decision, intention, and some forethought. A moran or a lout, howeverm doesn't stop to think or reason."

Evil presupposes a moral decision, intention, and some forethought. A moran or a lout, howeverm doesn't stop to think or reason.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Everyone wanted to see [him] fall so they could devour his remains. As is usually the case, the army of sycophants had turned into a horde of hungry hyenas"

Everyone wanted to see [him] fall so they could devour his remains. As is usually the case, the army of sycophants had turned into a horde of hungry hyenas



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "We all give up great expectations along the way."

We all give up great expectations along the way.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "future could be read much more clearly in the streets, factories, and barracks than in the morning press."

future could be read much more clearly in the streets, factories, and barracks than in the morning press.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "The words with which a child's heart is poisoned, whether through malice or through ignorance, remain branded in his memory, and sooner or later they burn his soul."

The words with which a child's heart is poisoned, whether through malice or through ignorance, remain branded in his memory, and sooner or later they burn his soul.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Time has taught me not to lose hope, yet not to trust too much in hope either."

Time has taught me not to lose hope, yet not to trust too much in hope either.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "If there is a god, or hundreds of them, I hope they will forgive me for the harm I may have inflicted on you by telling you exactly what happened."

If there is a god, or hundreds of them, I hope they will forgive me for the harm I may have inflicted on you by telling you exactly what happened.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "I've learnt that solitude is sometimes a path that leads to peace"

I've learnt that solitude is sometimes a path that leads to peace



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "The moment you stop to think about whether you love someone, you've already stopped loving that person forever."

The moment you stop to think about whether you love someone, you've already stopped loving that person forever.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "And here I was thinking you were a bit slow, what with so much asking and not knowing anything."

And here I was thinking you were a bit slow, what with so much asking and not knowing anything.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "nations never see themselves clearly in the mirror, much less when war preys on their minds"

nations never see themselves clearly in the mirror, much less when war preys on their minds



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "In those days I learned that nothing is more frightening than a hero who lives to tell his story, to tell what all those who fell at his side will never be able to tell."

In those days I learned that nothing is more frightening than a hero who lives to tell his story, to tell what all those who fell at his side will never be able to tell.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "I've always said that idleness dulls the spirit. We have to keep the brain busy, or at least the hands if we don't have a brain."

I've always said that idleness dulls the spirit. We have to keep the brain busy, or at least the hands if we don't have a brain.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Don't be afraid of being scared. To be afraid is a sign of common sense. Only complete idiots are not afraid of anything."

Don't be afraid of being scared. To be afraid is a sign of common sense. Only complete idiots are not afraid of anything.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "We spend a good part of our lives dreaming, especially when we're awake."

We spend a good part of our lives dreaming, especially when we're awake.



Carlos Ruiz Zafón Quotes: "Presents are made for the pleasure of who gives them, not the merits of who receives them."

Presents are made for the pleasure of who gives them, not the merits of who receives them.