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Best Quotes from “The Great Gatsby” By F. Scott Fitzgerald

Here are some best quotes from The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

“I hope she’ll be a fool — that’s the best thing a girl can be in this world, a beautiful little fool.”

“I was within and without, simultaneously enchanted and repelled by the inexhaustible variety of life.”

“I wasn’t actually in love, but I felt a sort of tender curiosity.”

“Let us learn to show our friendship for a man when he is alive and not after he is dead.”

“You see I usually find myself among strangers because I drift here and there trying to forget the sad things that happened to me.”

“Whenever you feel like criticizing any one, “just remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages that you’ve had.”

“Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.”

“Can’t repeat the past?…Why of course you can!”

“All I kept thinking about, over and over, was ‘You can’t live forever; you can’t live forever.”

“I felt a haunting loneliness sometimes, and felt it in others–young clerks in the dusk, wasting the most poignant moments of night and life.”

“No amount of fire or freshness can challenge what a man will store up in his ghostly heart.”

“He looked at her the way all women want to be looked at by a man.”

“It takes two to make an accident.”

“There is no confusion like the confusion of a simple mind…”

“Do you ever wait for the longest day of the year and then miss it? I always wait for the longest day of the year and then miss it!”

“Life is much more successfully looked at from a single window.”

“The rich get richer and the poor get – children.”

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