One Hundred Years Of Solitude Quotes by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Francine Prose, James Patterson and many others.
Thus they went on living in a reality that was slipping away, momentarily captured by words, but which would escape irremediably when they forgot the values of the written letters.
He allowed himself to be swayed by his conviction that human beings are not born once and for all on the day their mothers give birth to them, but that life obliges them over and over again to give birth to themselves.
Both looked back then on the wild revelry…and they lamented that it had cost them so much of their lives to find the paradise of shared solitude.
wisdom comes to us when it can no longer do any good.
The only difference today between Liberals and Conservatives is that the Liberals go to mass at five o’clock and the Conservatives at eight.
Amputees suffer pains, cramps, itches in the leg that is no longer there. That is how she felt without him, feeling his presence where he no longer was.
Death really did not matter to him but life did, and therefore the sensation he felt when they gave their decision was not a feeling of fear but of nostalgia.
Tell him yes. Even if you are dying of fear, even if you are sorry later, because whatever you do, you will be sorry all the rest of your life if you say no.
He really had been through death, but he had returned because he could not bear the solitude.
Intrigued by that enigma, he dug so deeply into her sentiments that in search of interest he found love, because by trying to make her love him he ended up falling in love with her.
Always remember that the most important thing in a good marriage is not happiness, but stability.
There is always something left to love.
One minute of reconciliation is worth more than a whole life of friendship!
It’s enough for me to be sure that you and I exist at this moment.
races condemned to 100 years of solitude did not have a second opportunity on earth.
Tell him,’ the colonel said, smiling, ‘that a person doesn’t die when he should but when he can.
A true friend is the one who holds your hand and touches your heart.