Hammond Innes’s Top 4 Popular and Famous Quotes

Four of My Favourite Hammond Innes Quotes 

Hammond Innes, a writer whom I am guessing you love? Here are our 4 best Hammond Innes 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 Hammond Innes’s top 4 popular and famous quotes. Like every good writer Hammond Innes made a number of memorable quotes, here are some of our favourites: 

Popular Quotes

“Del Ricci is, he’s prepared to act as Santa Claus an’ get the bleedin’ ship back for us.” His small leathery face was puckered with bewilderment as he shook his head and said, “Stands ter reason a bloke’d want payment for a thing like that, especially in this God-forsaken country. But there ain’t no point in our worrying about it like, is there? I mean, we ain’t got nothink to lose.” He was right there. The only thing I’d got to lose was my life—or my liberty if we were arrested for attempting to seize by force something that really belonged to us. I had no illusions about what was going to happen. The Little Octopus wasn’t taking an interest in us out of kindness. This was gang warfare and the party wasn’t likely to be a picnic. We were at the Castello Nuovo shortly before midnight. It was almost cool with a slight breeze coming in from the sea. The great square bulk of the castle crouched black against the moonlit waters of Naples Bay, and beyond it the dim outline of Vesuvius was raised towards the sky. I glanced down at Monique,”
― Hammond Innes, Dead and Alive

 “His thighs and legs tapered away like a bull terrier’s hind quarters so that they looked on the verge of buckling under the weight of that great barrel of a body.”
― Hammond Innes, The Wreck Of The Mary Deare

“Bill Lands turned away from the door and he came across to where I was sitting.”
― Hammond Innes

 “You weren’t there.”
― Hammond Innes , The Wreck Of The Mary Deare

4 Famous Quotes by Author Hammond Innes

Quotes for all, here you found our selection of 4 Hammond Innes quotes. Make sure you help by commenting your best Hammond Innes 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 4 quotes by Hammond Innes. However, feel free to comment below if you disagree or would like to include some other great and memorable Hammond Innes quotes in our list. 

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