✌(◕‿-)✌♡ try 1ClickGram.com download instagram videos and photos

For a moment she felt utterly dislocated. She did not know where she was; she was not entirely sure who she was. It is astonishing just how much of what we are can be tied to the bed we wake up in in the morning and it is astonishing how fragile that can be.


Neil Gaiman

Follow: KnowYourQuote on Twitter

  Email Quote to Friends   Link to Quote   Create Short URL  Publish Text About This Quote   Share on Facebook, Twitter, and more
  See Recommended Quotes For You
👕 Try MeTee.com: publish meme shirts in seconds and earn a commission forever

Related

Coraline was woken by the mid-morning sun, full on her face.

For a moment she felt utterl...
NEIL GAIMAN
She did not know where she was; she was not entirely sure who she was. It is astonishing just how mu...
NEIL GAIMAN
It is astonishing just how much of what we are can be tied to the beds we wake up in in the morning,...
NEIL GAIMAN
She wasn't entirely sure how she felt,
All she knew was that he entered her world
And sh...
NIKKI ROWE
She did not think it was love. She did not think it was love when she felt a curious ache and anxiet...
ROBERT JACKSON BENNETT
She did not care where he was or how she was going to find him, all she knew is the reward would be ...
VIRGINIA ALISON
The times that were most fun seemed always to be followed by sadness now, because it was when life s...
JOHN GREEN
Other families who are poor do what they can to get out of it. My mother did not. She did not utilis...
SAID SAYRAFIEZADEH
She started off the season playing much more aggressive because she felt like she had to. She just g...
ANTHONY HOUSTON
Pea was aware suddenly of how fragile her heart was, how much darkness was inside it, fighting, alwa...
KATE DICAMILLO
She laughed when there was no joke. She danced when there was no music.
She had no friends, ye...
JERRY SPINELLI
You never know. This is not the time to do it, but she did it. I wasn't expecting it. She was feelin...
ANDY LEGGIO
It was so close and she was really disappointed to not get a chance to swim. We call her the 'torped...
DANA FOSSMO
She made sure we went to Catholic school and church. And how. When I was a teenager, she bounced me ...
LARRY WEIMAN
She told me, 'It's just sex,' ... She flew to London to let me know how interested she was in the pa...
FERNANDO MEIRELLES
She told me, 'It's just sex,' ... She flew to London to let me know how interested she was in the p...
FERNANDO MEIRELLES
When she was in the home, she wanted to know how it was doing.
BRENDA SMITH
She felt as she often did in class when she was nearly sure she had the right answer, but could not ...
CATHERYNNE M. VALENTE
Not sure how much longer she can continue her fight for the children or how much more of her there i...
KAY BRATT
Another distinguished critic has agreed with Gide--that old lady in the anecdote who was accused by ...
E. M. FORSTER
When your mom named you, she did not know how accurate she was.
DAVE THOMPSON
Deep in her heart, she wasn't sure she deserved to be happy, nor did she believe that she was worthy...
NICHOLAS SPARKS
When your mom named you, she did not know how accurate she was.
DAVE THOMPSON
She was a girl who knew how to be happy even when she was sad. And that’s important—you know
MARILYN MONROE
She was in a bit of a state and needed to know that I was OK. She managed to get a message to me say...
PETE DOHERTY
She was a businesswoman, and she was doing something that was not in sync with the times. She felt s...
RICHARD MILLER
Loneliness, she thought, was craving for other people's company. But she did not know that lonelines...
DORIS LESSING
At the time she died, she had a severe medical disease. She did not know what she was doing.
DR. XIAOYAN WU
She was amazed. I was afraid of how she would take it, but it was a great moment to be able to help ...
RICK ADAMS
The woman was simply leaving us alone with our future, the future she wouldn't be a part of. She did...
AUSTIN GROSSMAN
My mother never wore much make-up, and she was a kind of natural beauty; she knew just how to enhanc...
FRANCOIS NARS
During my childhood I didn't need to hear stories about evil ogres eating children and so forth; the...
LAO SHE
In the teahouses one could hear the most absurd stories, such as how a in a certain place a huge spi...
LAO SHE
She was broken from moment to moment, watching her world collide she felt lost inside herself. She f...
ROBERT M. DRAKE
She could feel the blood flowing within her and she felt that she must die or break forth into leave...
MERVYN PEAKE
Her face felt like it was scattered in pieces and she could not keep it straight. The feeling was a ...
CARSON MCCULLERS
I know she was not able to escape when she was up in the hills,
ELIZABETH SMART
She has been pitching for us the past two years, and does a very good job for us. She has remarkable...
GREG TUCKER
She was tired of everyone deciding her life for her. She was ready to figure out who she really was-...
MARISSA MEYER
She had loved him for such a long time, she thought. How was it that she did now know him at all?
CASSANDRA CLARE
She was elusive. She was today. She was tomorrow. She was the faintest scent of a cactus flower, the...
JERRY SPINELLI
She was illusive. She was today. She was tomorrow. She was the faintest scent of a cactus flower, th...
JERRY SPINELLI
She didn't even know her hand was gone. She did not scream. She was very calm.
DAMEKAH RILEY
Was it love or wasn't it that she felt for Carol? And how absurd it was that she didn't even know. S...
PATRICIA HIGHSMITH
Aaliyah revolutionized what it was to be a young black woman in America. She made it OK to be a nerd...
ALEXANDRA SHIPP
She [Draper] is just mentally tough, she likes to compete. We were trying to decide if she could com...
BRAD CATTERMOLE
My mom is one of my role models in a complicated way. I learned from her how to be a good mom. She w...
LESLIE MORGAN STEINER
That was big and that's what Camille can do. She's a great defensive player. Earlier in the season, ...
ANTHONY SMITH
She was fed up. She was in her 40s. She was not a child. There comes a point where you say, 'No, I'm...
ELAINE STEELE
She raised one hand and flexed its fingers and wondered, as she had sometimes before, how this thing...
IAN MCEWAN
And when she started becoming a “young lady,” and no one was allowed to look at her because she ...
STEPHEN CHBOSKY
she was the perfect version of what she was. In life, that's all anyone can aspire to be
TOBIAS WADE
…you know how hard it is to be utterly, drop dead gorgeous," she said, twirling that shiny instrum...
TAI
How can she explain to him that every tear takes her further and further away from the box of razors...
JULIA HOBAN
She was incredible. She is unbelievable and has great moves and can handle the ball. If she can deve...
AMY VICKERS
Education Minister Dolores Cristina had a lot to answer for. If she knew what was going on and did n...
JOSEPH MUSCAT
In the short summer night she learned so much. She would have thought a woman would have died of sha...
D.H. LAWRENCE
The most ironic thing was that, the thing she valued the most was freedom. For according to her, hap...
PRADNYA CHABBI
She is so distraught. She does not know how she'll go on. It just sickens us.
COLLEEN AVENAIM
Education Minister Dolores Cristina had a lot to answer for. If she knew what was going on and did n...
JOSEPH MUSCAT
Wendy was a smart, kind, warm, funny, talented, generous, successful woman - that we all know. But p...
ANDRE BISHOP
...She wasn't anyone special. She wasn't that brave, that clever or that strong. She was just somebo...
ALAN MOORE
She had so much motivation. I knew she was going to win a medal. She is a really strong skater and i...
ANNI FRIESINGER
And how different her face looked the first time she really liked a boy who was not on a poster on h...
STEPHEN CHBOSKY
She did not care about anything very much. Hope was gone. She existed that was all.
DONNA WOOLFOLK CROSS
The moment she was cursed, I lost her. Once it wears off- soon- she will be embarrassed to remember ...
HOLLY BLACK
Emily was tremendous. She is going to be an outstanding lacrosse player. She has a lot of different ...
JOE TORNETTA
Annie Bidwell did what she thought was right. In a sense she did a good job; in a sense she totally ...
ARLENE WARD
She did what she thought in her own professional judgment was best. She might not have been right, b...
JOEL HIRSCHHORN
...his soul (was) ringing like a well-struck bell. But it was a bell that rang with more than joy an...
PAUL HOFFMAN
That was really cool, how she stood up and gave credit where it was due.
ANDY VIOLETTE
She (Taylor) is just tough to guard. She has a great crossover and knows how to get to the basket. S...
MARK CLARKE
She came in and she was just not what you expected in that part,
JOSH SCHWARTZ
The men in the room suddenly realized that they did not want to know her better. She was beautiful, ...
TERRY PRATCHETT
Loving her was a labyrinth of entanglement. Just when you felt you were breaking through, she would ...
LAUREN VALENCIA
Loving her was a labyrinth of entanglement. Just when you felt you were breaking through, she would ...
LAUREN VALENCIA
She came in and she was just not what you expected in that part,
JOSH SCHWARTZ
She is a huge helper. She's a fabulous big sister. It amazes us because we can bring one of the boys...
APRIL SIX
(Cannon) had 15 rebounds. Twelve of those were offensive. I feel she was getting beat up in there an...
CONNIE ALLEN
When she got onstage she was just a different kid. She was so confident and she looked so happy, and...
TINA KNOWLES
She thought not so much of what had happened as of how she could describe it.
E.M. FORSTER
How much she wanted it - that people should look pleased as she came in, Clarissa thought and turned...
VIRGINIA WOOLF
She just does everything. She passed well, she played great defense and she rebounded well. It was a...
LAURIE CARTER
She looked at me, and even though she couldn't talk I could see in her eyes that she was trying to a...
BECKY HOLLAND
It didn't help that she was painfully shy and kept to herself, because then they just thought she wa...
MELISSA DE LA CRUZ
She had made her choice, and this was it, where she felt safe, in a world she could, for the most pa...
SARAH DESSEN
She stands alone for what she did. She was such a beacon and a light in that way.
LESLIE HOWLE
What she did was a good thing. And she did it without any recognition. She wanted to do it because i...
KAREN PARKER
Monica was very tough in the middle for us this year and she was a pest on defense. She did exactly ...
WERNER CHRISTEN
The message of music was also the first thing what I learned from my first teacher. She was an organ...
KURT MASUR
The doctor's wife wasn't a bad woman. She was sufficiently convinced of her own importance to believ...
DIANE SETTERFIELD
She was Anna and that was it. There was not a vain bone in her body. She dressed simply, but always ...
HELEN LINHART
A few days before the confirmation service, she told her father—the pastor of the church—that sh...
LAUREN F. WINNER
Sometimes she did not know what she feared, what she desired: whether she feared or desired what had...
LEO TOLSTOY
That's the kind of person she was -- and she worked so hard in everything she did, it was amazing.
OLGA ABDALLAH
She really needed that. She needed to just be a teenager and remember who she was before all of this...
JANE LAWRENCE
She was alive, and she was stuck in this fucking tunnel, and she had just broken a fuck of a hex war...
STACIA KANE
She didn't ask my anything, and nor did she say anything. She just stared into my eyes as i was lost...
UZAIR ALAM
For Liesel Meminger, the early stages of 1942 could be summed up like this:
She became thirteen...
MARKUS ZUSAK
Did she know what she was signing at 106 years old? I don't know. She was definitely killed at the h...
INSPECTOR DENNIS MAFFEI

More Neil Gaiman

Really, he thought, if you couldn't trust a poet to offer sensible advice, who could you trust?
NEIL GAIMAN
So the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is out there preserving and fighting for, and sometimes winning...
NEIL GAIMAN
And there never was an apple, in Adam's opinion, that wasn't worth the trouble you got into ...
NEIL GAIMAN
We who make stories know that we tell lies for a living. But they are good lies that say true things...
NEIL GAIMAN
You've a good heart. Sometimes that's enough to see you safe wherever you go. But mostly, it's not.
NEIL GAIMAN
Google can bring you back 100,000 answers. A librarian can bring you back the right one.
NEIL GAIMAN
That which is dreamed can never be lost, can never be undreamed.
NEIL GAIMAN
Stories you read when you're the right age never quite leave you. You may forget who wrote them or w...
NEIL GAIMAN
Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell u...
NEIL GAIMAN
They were having an argument as old and comfortable as an armchair, the kind of argument that no one...
NEIL GAIMAN
I was kidnapped by aliens, they came down from outer space with ray guns, but I fooled them by weari...
NEIL GAIMAN
It is astonishing just how much of what we are can be tied to the beds we wake up in in the morning,...
NEIL GAIMAN
Because,' she said, 'when you're scared but you still do it anyway, that's brave.
NEIL GAIMAN
I don't want whatever I want. Nobody does. Not really. What kind of fun would it be if I just got ev...
NEIL GAIMAN
Have you ever been in love? Horrible isn't it? It makes you so vulnerable. It opens your chest and i...
NEIL GAIMAN
Oh, he'll help us whether he wants to or not. I told the truth. I would not kill him. The death-curs...
NEIL GAIMAN
We are all improved by the glow of memory.
NEIL GAIMAN
There is a madness, yes, this is true. Few mortals possess it, the willingness to step away from the...
NEIL GAIMAN
I suppose the point you grow up is the point you let the dreams go.
NEIL GAIMAN
All around me darkness gathers,
Fading is the sun that shone,
We must speak of other mat...
NEIL GAIMAN
She seems so cool, so focused, so quiet, yet her eyes remain fixed upon the horizon. You think you k...
NEIL GAIMAN
Does it make you feel big to make a little boy cry?
NEIL GAIMAN
There's never been a true war that wasn't fought between two sets of people who were certain they we...
NEIL GAIMAN
It has always been the prerogative of children and half-wits to point out that the emperor has no cl...
NEIL GAIMAN
Love that we can not have is the one that lasts the longest, hurts the deepest and feels the stronge...
NEIL GAIMAN
You get ideas from daydreaming. You get ideas from being bored. You get ideas all the time. The only...
NEIL GAIMAN
I've been blogging since February of 2001. When I started blogging, it was a dinosaur blog. It w...
NEIL GAIMAN
The last dead leaves of fall crackled underfoot, winter-crisp.
NEIL GAIMAN
I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes.

Because if you are making mistakes, ...
NEIL GAIMAN
Proper bread was white, and pre-sliced, and tasted like almost nothing: that was the point.
NEIL GAIMAN
Is the chemical aftertaste the reason why people eat hot dogs, or is it some kind of bonus?
NEIL GAIMAN
Even nothing cannot last forever.
NEIL GAIMAN
You know what happens when you dream of falling? Sometimes you wake up.
Sometimes the fall kil...
NEIL GAIMAN
Of course you don't believe in fairies. You're fifteen. You think I believed in fairies at fifteen? ...
NEIL GAIMAN
Some things are too big to be seen; some emotions are too huge to be felt.
NEIL GAIMAN
And all the time we spent in this place would fade and vanish, like a dawn dream on waking that colo...
NEIL GAIMAN
I think all geniuses - or the ones thet I've run into - tend to have a faintly tenuous relationship ...
NEIL GAIMAN
It is selfish to love people and expect them to love you back.
NEIL GAIMAN
Words can be worrisome, poeple complex, motives and manners unclear, grant her the wisdom to choose ...
NEIL GAIMAN
Do not lose hope - what you seek will be found.
NEIL GAIMAN
You might have loved me, if you had known me. If you had ever known my mind. If you would have walke...
NEIL GAIMAN
I try to talk to you, but I don't know what to say. I am afraid you don't want me to say anything. S...
NEIL GAIMAN
exists for him chiefly as a body in a sequence of hotel rooms.
NEIL GAIMAN
So whenever we come together to work together it's because it's fun and because we want to.
NEIL GAIMAN
I was the kind of kid whose parents would drop him off at the local town library on their way to wor...
NEIL GAIMAN
He had noticed that events were cowards: they didn't occur singly, but instead they would run in pac...
NEIL GAIMAN
I think . . . I said things to Silas. He'll be angry.'

'If he didn't care about you, you ...
NEIL GAIMAN
Nearly' only counts in horseshoes and hand-grenades.
NEIL GAIMAN
Be hole, be dust, be dream, be wind/Be night, be dark, be wish, be mind,/Now slip, now slide, now mo...
NEIL GAIMAN
You are obvious, boy. You are difficult to miss. If you came to me in company with a purple lion, a ...
NEIL GAIMAN
You're brave. You are the bravest person I know, and you are my friend. I don't care if you are imag...
NEIL GAIMAN
It's like the people who believe they'll be happy if they go and live somewhere else, but who learn ...
NEIL GAIMAN
Somebody would say, 'Can you do us an article about big, bodice-ripping, blockbusting romance novels...
NEIL GAIMAN
I felt very much like a hooker who had just been told she was a lady of the evening.
NEIL GAIMAN
No, look, there's a blue box. It's bigger on the inside than it is on the outside. It can go anywher...
NEIL GAIMAN
I guess when your heart gets broken you sort of start to see cracks in everything. I'm convinced tha...
NEIL GAIMAN
He wondered how it could have taken him so long to realize he cared for her, and he told her so, and...
NEIL GAIMAN
In the case of 'Ocean at the End of the Lane,' it's a book about helplessness. It's ...
NEIL GAIMAN
There are three things, and three things only, that can lift the pain of mortality and ease the rava...
NEIL GAIMAN
I lost some time once. It's always in the last place you look for it.
NEIL GAIMAN
Fat Charlie wasn't sure that he liked freedom, ... There was too much open air involved.
NEIL GAIMAN
Human beings do not like being pushed about by gods. They may seem to, on the surface, but somewhere...
NEIL GAIMAN
This isn't about what is . . . it's about what people think is. It's all imaginary anyway. Th...
NEIL GAIMAN
The TV's the altar. I'm what people are sacrificing to.'
'What do they sacrifice?' asked Shadow...
NEIL GAIMAN
Religions are, by definition, metaphors, after all: God is a dream, a hope, a woman, an ironist, a f...
NEIL GAIMAN
People believe, thought Shadow. It's what people do. They believe, and then they do not take respons...
NEIL GAIMAN
I know that David Tennant's Hamlet isn't till July. And lots of people are going to be doing Dr Who ...
NEIL GAIMAN
When writing a novel, that's pretty much entirely what life turns into: 'House burned down. Car stol...
NEIL GAIMAN
I do not miss childhood, but I miss the way I took pleasure in small things, even as greater things ...
NEIL GAIMAN
Gods die. And when they truly die they are unmourned and unremembered. Ideas are more difficult to k...
NEIL GAIMAN
Everything he had ever done that had been better left undone. Every lie he had told — told to hims...
NEIL GAIMAN
The imagination is a muscle. If it is not exercised, it atrophies.
NEIL GAIMAN
It is only a gesture," he said, turning back to Shadow. "But gestures mean everything. The death of ...
NEIL GAIMAN
I knowed a man in Paphlagonia who'd swallow a live snake every morning, when he got up. He used to s...
NEIL GAIMAN
So, having found a lady, could you not have come to her aid, or left her alone? Why drag her into yo...
NEIL GAIMAN
While clothes do not, as the saying would sometimes have it, make the man, and fine feathers do not ...
NEIL GAIMAN
He stared up at the stars: and it seemed to him then that they were dancers, stately and graceful, p...
NEIL GAIMAN
As far as I'm concerned, the entire reason for becoming a writer is not having to get up in the morn...
NEIL GAIMAN
I watched my life as if it were happening to someone else. My son died. And I was hurt, but I...
NEIL GAIMAN
You're no help," he told the lime. This was unfair. It was only a lime; there was nothing special ab...
NEIL GAIMAN
We have eyes and we have nerveses
We have tails we have teeth
You'll all get what you dese...
NEIL GAIMAN
You have a very open relationship with your fans."

"Yes. We have an open relationship. Ob...
NEIL GAIMAN
If you make art, people will talk about it. Some of the things they say will be nice, some won’t. ...
NEIL GAIMAN
Potentially evil. Potentially good, too, I suppose. Just this huge powerful potentiality waiting to ...
NEIL GAIMAN
Hell may have all the best composers, but heaven has all the best choreographers.
NEIL GAIMAN
Death and Famine and War and Pollution continued biking towards Tadfield. And Grievous Bodily Harm, ...
NEIL GAIMAN
You were her way here, and it's a dangerous thing to be a door.
NEIL GAIMAN
I make art, sometimes I make true art, and sometimes it fills the empty places in my life. Some of t...
NEIL GAIMAN
Do not lose hope — what you seek will be found. Trust ghosts. Trust those that you have helped to ...
NEIL GAIMAN
Of course, everyone's parents are embarrassing. It goes with the territory. The nature of parents is...
NEIL GAIMAN
It was love, I knew, and it tasted like champagne in my mind.
NEIL GAIMAN
I saw her chewing gum, when I was thirteen, and I fell for her like a suicide from a bridge.
NEIL GAIMAN
When we hold each other, in the darkness, it doesn't make the darkness go away. The bad things are s...
NEIL GAIMAN
Adults should not weep, I knew. They did not have mothers who would comfort them.
NEIL GAIMAN
As we age, we become our parents; live long enough and we see faces repeat in time.
NEIL GAIMAN
. . . I lay on the bed and lost myself in the stories.
I liked that. Books were safer than oth...
NEIL GAIMAN
Different people remember things differently, and you'll not get any two people to remember anything...
NEIL GAIMAN
That's the trouble with living things. Don't last very long. Kittens one day, old cats the next. And...
NEIL GAIMAN
Dolorita Hunsickle says that the chipmunks tell your fortune if you catch them but I never did. She ...
NEIL GAIMAN
Memories were waiting at the edges of things, beckoning to me.
NEIL GAIMAN
I remembered that, and, remembering that, I remembered everything.
NEIL GAIMAN
Rebirth always follows death.
NEIL GAIMAN
Being a grown up is highly over rated. Just be an author.
NEIL GAIMAN
You lived what anybody gets, Bernie. You got a lifetime. No more. No less.
NEIL GAIMAN
One thing I've learned: you can know anything, it's all there, you just have to find it.
NEIL GAIMAN
All that I did," she said, "everything I tried to do. All for nothing."

Nothing is done ...
NEIL GAIMAN
But he did not understand the price. Mortals never do. They only see the prize, their heart's desire...
NEIL GAIMAN
I think the short story is a very underrated art form. We know that novels deserve respect.
NEIL GAIMAN
I don't have a lot of patience for stories in which women are rescued by men.
NEIL GAIMAN
Well?" said Loki. "What about you, Heimdall? Do you have any suggestions?"
"I do," said Heimdal...
NEIL GAIMAN
Loki was trying to look serious, but even so, he was smiling at the corners of his mouth. It was not...
NEIL GAIMAN
Cease your weeping!" he said. "It is I, Loki, here to rescue you!"
Idunn glared at him with red...
NEIL GAIMAN
There are little pockets of old time in London, where things and places stay the same, like bubbles ...
NEIL GAIMAN
What's it like then?" asked Old Bailey. "Being dead?"
The marquis sighed. And then he twisted ...
NEIL GAIMAN
The boy had the towering arrogance only seen in the greatest of artists and all nine-year-old boys.
NEIL GAIMAN
He..." Richard began. "The marquis. Well, you know, to be honest, he seems a little bit dodgy to me....
NEIL GAIMAN
I'm going to go home. Everything is going to be normal again. Boring again. Wonderful again.
NEIL GAIMAN
Nothing, like something, happens anywhere.
NEIL GAIMAN
Writing's a lot like cooking. Sometimes the cake won't rise, no matter what you do, and every now an...
NEIL GAIMAN
If you were to try and pick him out of a group of boys, you’d be wrong. He’d be the other one. O...
NEIL GAIMAN
You know how is it when you love someone? And the hard part, the bad part, the Jerry Springer Show p...
NEIL GAIMAN
La persona más valiente que conozco, y eres mi amigo. Me importa un pimiento que seas imaginario
NEIL GAIMAN
You get what anybody gets - you get a lifetime.
NEIL GAIMAN
People talk about books that write themselves, and it's a lie. Books don't write themselves. It take...
NEIL GAIMAN
But," expostulated Josiah Worthington. "But. A human child. A living child. I mean. I mean, I mean. ...
NEIL GAIMAN
I make things up and write them down.
NEIL GAIMAN
M is for magic. All the letters are, if you put them together properly. You can make magic with them...
NEIL GAIMAN
I hope you read some fine books and kiss someone who thinks you’re wonderful, and don’t forget t...
NEIL GAIMAN
There are a number of paths that lead to this place. I have been avoiding them for some small time, ...
NEIL GAIMAN
She's as old as the hills, evil as a snake, all malevolence and magic and death.
NEIL GAIMAN
You wouldn't have to wash," said Brian, whose parents forced him to wash a great deal more than he t...
NEIL GAIMAN
Don't start anything you're not prepared to finish.
NEIL GAIMAN
In fact, the only things in the flat Crowley devoted any personal attention to were the houseplants....
NEIL GAIMAN
We'll win, of course," he said.
"You don't want that," said the demon.
"Why not, pray?...
NEIL GAIMAN
All Bette's stories have happy endings. That's because she knows where to stop. She's realized the r...
NEIL GAIMAN
Sister Mary chose that moment to come in with the tea. Satanist or not, she'd also found a plate and...
NEIL GAIMAN
According to my daughters, my most irritating habit is asking for cups of tea.
NEIL GAIMAN
I'm Jill Dumpty."
"So your brother was Humpty Dumpty?"
"And he didn't fall off that wall, ...
NEIL GAIMAN
You’re playing with fire,” she warned him. “That’s how I know I’m alive,
NEIL GAIMAN
Nosotros escuchábamos a los Adverts y a los Jam, a los Stranglers, los Clash y los Sex Pistols. Aun...
NEIL GAIMAN
Por muy lejos que te vayas, nunca podrás huir de ti mismo.
NEIL GAIMAN
È come quando c’è chi crede di essere felice andando a vivere da qualche altra parte, ma poi imp...
NEIL GAIMAN
7 Somewhere
NEIL GAIMAN
Someone had once told her that if you look up at the sky from the bottom of a mine shaft, even in th...
NEIL GAIMAN
Thank you,” said the dog.
NEIL GAIMAN
Spiders’ webs only have to be large enough to catch flies.’ Coraline
NEIL GAIMAN
Coraline sighed. ‘You really don’t understand, do you?’ she said. ‘I don’t want whatever I...
NEIL GAIMAN
Stay here with us,” said the voice from the figure at the end of the room. “We will listen to yo...
NEIL GAIMAN
The air was alive with yellow wasps. We must have stepped on a wasps' nest in a rotten branch as we ...
NEIL GAIMAN
In the flat above Coraline’s, under the roof, was a crazy old man with a big mustache. He told Cor...
NEIL GAIMAN
I don’t want whatever I want. Nobody does. Not really. What kind of fun would it be if I just got ...
NEIL GAIMAN
You people have names. That's because you don't know who you are. We know who we are, so we don't ne...
NEIL GAIMAN
It was true: the other mother loved her. But she loved Coraline as a miser loves money, or a dragon ...
NEIL GAIMAN
Coraline's father stopped working and made them all dinner.

Coraline was disgusted. "Dadd...
NEIL GAIMAN
She said, ‘You know that I love you.’ And, despite herself, Coraline nodded. It was true: the ot...
NEIL GAIMAN
Coraline wondered why so few of the adults she had met made any sense. She sometimes wondered who th...
NEIL GAIMAN
No one had hugged her like that since she had retired from the theater.
NEIL GAIMAN
Cats don't have shoulders, not like people do. But the cat shrugged, in one smooth movement that sta...
NEIL GAIMAN
Realmente no lo entiendes, ¿verdad?. No quiero tener todo lo que deseo. Nadie lo quiere, no de verd...
NEIL GAIMAN
It wasn’t brave because he wasn’t scared: it was the only thing he could do. But going back agai...
NEIL GAIMAN
It seemed to Coraline that it was crouching, and staring down at her, as if it were not really a hou...
NEIL GAIMAN
Coraline went over to the window and watched the rain come down. It wasn't the kind of rain you coul...
NEIL GAIMAN
It was true: the other mother loved her. But she loved Coraline as a miser loves money, or a dragon ...
NEIL GAIMAN
How big are souls anyway?" asked Coraline.
The other mother sat down at the kitchen table and l...
NEIL GAIMAN
Oh ... My twitchy witchy girl I think you are so nice, I give you bowls of porridge And I give you b...
NEIL GAIMAN
But how can you walk away from something and still come
back to it?"
"Easy," said the cat....
NEIL GAIMAN
o non voglio tutto ciò che desidero. Nessuno lo vuole. Non veramente. Che divertimento sarebbe, se ...
NEIL GAIMAN
Coraline’s father stopped working and made them all dinner. Coraline was disgusted. “Daddy,” s...
NEIL GAIMAN
Coraline tried drawing the mist. After ten minutes of drawing she still had a white sheet of paper w...
NEIL GAIMAN
Small world," said Coraline. "It's big enough for her," said the cat. "Spiders' webs only have to be...
NEIL GAIMAN
Cats don’t have names,” it said.

“No?” said Coraline.

“No,” said t...
NEIL GAIMAN
Old but contented, the face of a man who had sipped life’s vinegar and found it, by and large, to ...
NEIL GAIMAN
Sometimes I suspect that we build our traps ourselves, then we back into them, pretending amazement ...
NEIL GAIMAN
Charitably... I think... sometimes, perhaps, one must change or die. And, in the end, there were, pe...
NEIL GAIMAN
What I say is, a town isn’t a town without a bookstore. It may call itself a town, but unless it...
NEIL GAIMAN
Fair enough,” said Thor. “What’s the price?” “Freya’s hand in marriage.” “He just wa...
NEIL GAIMAN
It would have been hard for Fat Charlie to say exactly when the accumulation of birds on the wire me...
NEIL GAIMAN
I believe in absolute honesty and sensible social lies.
NEIL GAIMAN
You have to believe. Otherwise, it will never happen.
NEIL GAIMAN
In a perfect world, you could fuck people without giving them a piece of your heart. And every glitt...
NEIL GAIMAN
Honestly, if you're given the choice between Armageddon or tea, you don't say 'what kind of tea?
NEIL GAIMAN
She sat down on one of her grandmother's uncomfortable armchairs, and the cat sprang up into her lap...
NEIL GAIMAN
The cat wrinkled its nose and managed to look unimpressed. "Calling cats," it confided, "tends to be...
NEIL GAIMAN
The world seemed to shimmer a little at the edges.
NEIL GAIMAN
Oh- my twitchy witchy girl
I think you are so nice,
I give you bowls of porridge
And ...
NEIL GAIMAN
Nothing’s changed. You’ll go home. You’ll be bored. You’ll be ignored. No one will listen to...
NEIL GAIMAN
I am the mother of Odin's stallion, Sleipnir. I am the father of Fenrir Sun-Eater, and of Hel Half-R...
NEIL GAIMAN
We do what we do, because of who we are. If we did otherwise, we would not be ourselves.
NEIL GAIMAN
Have you ever been in love? Horrible isn't it? It makes you so vulnerable. It opens your chest and i...
NEIL GAIMAN
You're a poem?' I repeated.

She chewed her lower lip. 'If you want. I am a poem, or I am ...
NEIL GAIMAN
We...we could be friends.'

We COULD be rare specimens of an exotic breed of dancing Afric...
NEIL GAIMAN
What's your name,' Coraline asked the cat. 'Look, I'm Coraline. Okay?'
'Cats don't have names,'...
NEIL GAIMAN
Anyway: I'm not blessed or merciful. I'm just me. I've got a job to do and I do it. Listen: even as ...
NEIL GAIMAN
When you smiled you had my undivided attention. When you laughed you had my urge to laugh with you. ...
NEIL GAIMAN
To love is to risk not being loved in return. To hope is to risk pain. To try is to risk failure, bu...
NEIL GAIMAN
Love comes to those who still hope even though they've been disappointed, to those who still believe...
NEIL GAIMAN
Adventures are all very well in their place, but there's a lot to be said for regular meals and free...
NEIL GAIMAN
My guiltiest pleasure is Harry Stephen Keeler. He may have been the greatest bad writer America has ...
NEIL GAIMAN
I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you ar...
NEIL GAIMAN
Touched by her fingers, the two surviving chocolate people copulate desperately, losing themselves i...
NEIL GAIMAN