Quote of the Day
Authors Categories Blog Quote Maker Videos
 

William Faulkner, The Hamlet Quotes: Ab figured that the chance of his recognising it would be about the same as a burglar recognising a dollar watch that happened to get caught for a minute on his vest button five years ago
         

Ab figured that the chance of his recognising it would be about the same as a burglar recognising a dollar watch that happened to get caught for a minute on his vest button five years ago


William Faulkner, The Hamlet
Check all other quotes by William Faulkner, The Hamlet

Want to display this quote image on your website or blog? Simply copy and paste the below code on your website/blog.

Embed:

Format of this image is jpg. The width and height of image are 1200 and 630, repectively. This image is available for free to download.



Ab figured that the chance of his recognising it would be about the same as a burglar recognising a dollar watch that happened to get caught for a minute on his vest button five years ago
         





Citation

Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:


Styles:

×

MLA Style Citation


"William Faulkner, The Hamlet Quotes." Quoteslyfe.com, 2021. Wed. 22 Sep. 2021. <https://www.quoteslyfe.com/quote/Ab-figured-that-the-chance-of-his-247562>.





Check out



Other quotes you may like


The road to enlightenment is long and difficult, and you should try not to forget snacks and magazines.

The road to enlightenment is long and difficult, and you should try not to forget snacks and magazines.



God, if you ever loved me, open my eyes for me when I'm being this stupid! (Ron)

God, if you ever loved me, open my eyes for me when I'm being this stupid! (Ron)



We are treated different because we want to be treated different.

We are treated different because we want to be treated different.



one may know how to gain victory, and know not how to use it

one may know how to gain victory, and know not how to use it




I'm not always sincere. One can't be in this world, you know.

I'm not always sincere. One can't be in this world, you know.




A man wreaks harm because he forgets to love peace. He kills because of self-blinded fear, that imagines no other protection.

A man wreaks harm because he forgets to love peace. He kills because of self-blinded fear, that imagines no other protection.



Being willing to listen to others and let them speak into our lives is a critical attitude leaders must have. It is not weakness to get good advice - it is strength to seek it out.

Being willing to listen to others and let them speak into our lives is a critical attitude leaders must have. It is not weakness to get good advice - it is strength to seek it out.



And tears came before he could stop them, boiling hot then instantly freezing on his face, and what was the point in wiping them off? Or pretending? He let them fall.

And tears came before he could stop them, boiling hot then instantly freezing on his face, and what was the point in wiping them off? Or pretending? He let them fall.




Quote Description


This page presents the quote "Ab figured that the chance of his recognising it would be about the same as a burglar recognising a dollar watch that happened to get caught for a minute on his vest button five years ago". Author of this quote is William Faulkner, The Hamlet. This quote is about deception, the-hamlet,.