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When Did You See Her Last?

Lemony Snicket

Top 10 Best Quotes

“I'm not a stranger," I said, and pointed to his book. "I'm someone who reads the same authors you do.”

“Do the scary thing first, and get scared later.”

“Anyone who thinks the pen is mightier than the sword has not been stabbed with both.”

“Anyone who gives you a cinnamon roll fresh out of the oven is a friend for life.”

“With a library it is easier to hope for serendipity than to look for a precise answer.”

“No reality has the power to dispel a dream.”

“Nobody wants to hear that you will try your best. It is the wrong thing to say. It is like saying 'I probably won't hit you with a shovel.' Suddenly everyone is afraid you will do the opposite.”

“We weren't friends[...]We were more like jigsaw pieces, each of us part of the same big picture. There are people like this wherever you go. They are part of the same mystery as you are, but you can't quite tell how you fit together. The world is a puzzle, and we can't solve it alone.”

“We are all told to ignore bullies. It's something they teach you, and they can teach you anything. It doesn't mean you learn it. It doesn't mean you believe it. One should never ignore bullies. One should stop them.”

“It seemed to me that every adult did something terrible sooner or later. And every child, I thought, sooner or later becomes an adult.”

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