Billie Letts’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Billie Letts Quotes 

Billie Letts, a writer whom I am guessing you love? Here are our 10 best Billie Letts quotes for you to enjoy. At Australia Unwrapped we believe every book has at least one quotable line, and our mission is to find them all. Here you will find Billie Letts’s top 10 popular and famous quotes. Like every good writer Billie Letts made a number of memorable quotes, here are some of our favourites: 

Popular Quotes

“…tell them that we have some good in us, too. And the only thing worth living for is the good. That’s why we’ve got to make sure we pass it on.”
― Billie Letts, Where the Heart Is

“Home is the place that’ll catch you when you fall. And we all fall.”
― Billie Letts

“Then tell them we’ve all got meanness in us…But tell them we have some good in us too. And the only thing worth living for is the good. That’s why we’ve got to make sure we pass it on.”
― Billie Letts,  Where the Heart Is

“Well, sometimes love seems easy. Like..it’s easy to love rain…and hawks. And it’s easy to love wild plums…and the moon. But with people, seems like love’s a hard thing to know. It gets all mixed up. I mean, you can love one person in one way and another person in another way. But how do you know you love the right one in every way?”
― Billie Letts

“You ever think about this? Every year you live, you pass the anniversary of your death. Now you don’t know what day it is, of course.”
― Billie Letts, Where the Heart Is

“Tell them that our lives can change with every breath we take. Lord, we both know that. Tell them to let go of what’s gone because men like roger Briscoe never win. And tell them to hold on like hell to what they’ve got- each other, and a mother who would die for them, and almost did.”
― Billie Letts, Where the Heart Is

“You’re dying right now. Right this minute.’ He looked at his watch, said, ‘Right this second,’ then tapped it with his finger. ‘See there? That second passed. It’s gone. Not gonna come again. And while I’m talking to you, every second I’m talking, a second is passing. Gone. Count them up. Count them down. They’re gone. Each one bringing you closer to your dying time.”
― Billie Letts, Where the Heart Is

“Never act like you want it, darlin’. Act like you wouldn’t own it if they paid you. Tell them it’s dirty, broken…a useless thing. Then make an offer.”
― Billie Letts, Where the Heart Is

“Well, sometimes love seems easy. Like… it’s easy to love rain… and hawks. And it’s easy to love wild plums… and the moon. But with people, seems like love’s a hard thing to know. It gets all mixed up. I mean, you can love one person in one way and another person in another way. But how do you know you love the right one in every way?”

“I’m not sure, but I think you’ll know. I think if it’s the right person, it’ll be better than rain and hawks and wild plums. Even better than the moon. I think it’ll be better than all that put together.”
― Billie Letts, Where the Heart Is

“And the needles of the pine trees, freshly washed to a deep, rich green, shimmered with droplets that blinked like clear crystals.”
― Billie Letts,  Shoot the Moon

10 Famous Quotes by Author Billie Letts

Quotes for all, here you found our selection of 10 Billie Letts quotes. Make sure you help by commenting your best Billie Letts quote below and sharing our favourite authors so we can look them up, read some of their works and give you the best quotes we can find. We hope you enjoyed our top 10 quotes by Billie Letts. However, feel free to comment below if you disagree or would like to include some other great and memorable Billie Letts quotes in our list. 

One Final Bonus – Longer – Billie Letts Quote 

“Well, sometimes love seems easy. Like … it’s easy to love rain … and hawks. And it’s easy to love wild plums … and the moon. But with people, seems like love’s a hard thing to know. It gets all mixed up. I mean, you can love one person in one way and another person in another way. But how do you know you love the right one in every way?”

“I’m not sure, but I think you’ll know. I think if it’s the right person, it’ll be better than rain and hawks and wild plums. Even better than the moon. I think it’ll be better than all that put together.”


 Billie Letts, Where the Heart Is

Dave Peterson

Dave Peterson Passion for adventure and sharing his life long journey with as many others as possible. "What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." HENRY S. HASKINS

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