Andrew Greeley’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Andrew Greeley Quotes 

Quotes, who doesn’t love a good quote? This series of articles we look at Top 10 Famous Quotes by Author Andrew Greeley, author quotes are always a challenge and fun to pick, with Andrew Greeley you will find my Ten favourites of Andrew Greeley’s quotes. 

Popular Quotes

“…I want to drink you in with my eyes till I am intoxicated forever.”
― Andrew M Greeley

 “It’s a terrible mistake to let the perfect get in the way of the good. If you wait to publish until you have written a great book, you will never publish anything. Great books happen by chance, not by design. The wise writer writes the best he can and leaves it to posterity to decide about greatness.”
― Andrew M Greeley

“He returned her love. He lusted after her sweet young body. He wanted her the way he wanted to breathe the spring air.
He had never loved anyone before. He had not known even what this feeling for his tiny slave was.
Now in the crisp, clear spring sunlight, he knew.”
― Andrew M. Greeley, The Magic Cup

 “His heart was now beating rapidly. He wanted to embrace her, cover her with kisses, caress her hair, touch her breast, stroke her thighs: he wanted to sing songs for her, dance dances for her, write poems for her.”
― Andrew M. Greeley

 “The only real Jesus is one who is larger tahn life, who escapes our categories, who eludes our attempts to reduce Him to manageable proportions so that we can claim him for our cause.”
― Andrew M. Greeley, Intro to “The Robe”

 “An impish gleam flickered across the lakes of her eyes.
“Do I cause pleasure in the eyes of my master?” She asked sarcastically, twirling the red leine before him.”
― Andrew M. Greeley, The Magic Cup

“Modesty means that you insist that men delight in you at the right time and in the right place and in the right way and we dictate what that means …”
― Andrew M. Greeley, Irish Whiskey

 “Well now, look at this, they keep winter in a box. That’s clever,” she congratulated me. Then she shut the fridge door…”
― Andrew M. Greeley, Emerald Magic: Great Tales of Irish Fantasy

“So you would kill Old Ireland?” Anna Livia said. “You would kill yourself, for without Old Ireland, you wouldn’t be.”
― Andrew M. Greeley, Emerald Magic: Great Tales of Irish Fantasy

“We are born with two incurable diseases, life, from which we die, and hope, which says maybe death isn’t the end.”
― Andrew Greeley

10 Famous Quotes by Author Andrew Greeley

So there you have it my Ten favourite quotes by Andrew Greeley, please comment below and share your favourite quotes by the fantastic author Andrew Greeley.  Furthermore, if you find any Authors not covered for there, top 10 quotes let me know and I will review their works and find some of their best quotes as has been done here for Andrew Greeley. 

One Final Bonus – Andrew Greeley Quote 

“Too late for that now,” the Eldest Leprechaun said. “The damage is done. Give the thing a name, and it takes shape. They gave a name and a shape to the force that’s always hated us. It’s everything we’re not. It’s New Ireland, it’s money for money’s sake, brown paper envelopes stuffed full of bribes—the turn of mind that says that the old’s only good for theme parks, and the new is all there needs to be. It’s been getting stronger and stronger all this while.And now that it’s more important to the people living in the city than we are, it’s become physically real.”

― Andrew M. Greeley, Emerald Magic: Great Tales of Irish Fantasy

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