Jess Kidd’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Jess Kidd Quotes 

Love reading? Then it’s likely you will love a good quote from your favourite author. This article covers Jess Kidd’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes that we at Australia Unwrapped have collected from some of his greatest works. Jess Kidd quotes to remember and here you will find 10 of the best. A memorable quote can stay with you and can be used along your journey. Choosing Jess Kidd’s top 10 quotes is not easy, but here they are:

Popular Quotes

“… for love is just as heartbreaking as pity.”
― Jess Kidd, Himself

 “Words are capable of flying. They dart through windows, over fences, between bar stools and across courtyards. They travel rapidly from mouth to ear, from ear to mouth. And as they go, they pick up speed and weight and substance and gravity. Until they land with a scud, take seed and grow as fast as the unruliest of beanstalks.”
― Jess Kidd, Himself

“For the dead don’t change or grow. They’re just echoes of the stories of their own lives sung back in the wrong order: arsewards. They’re the pattern on closed eyelids after you turn away from a bright object. They are twice-exposed film. They’re not really there, so cause and effect means nothing to them.”
― Jess Kidd, Himself

 “My sister said that when the tide was out you could walk all the way to America; the waves pulled back that far. So far that the starfish forgot there ever was an ocean and stiffened with dismay. So far that the seaweed wept itself dry on the rocks with nostalgia.”
― Jess Kidd, The Hoarder

 “My creative juices only flow freely in the dark. My mind is like a mushroom: if you shine the light of the one true church on it, well then, inspiration may not spore at all.”
― Jess Kidd, Himself

 “Memory is like a wayward dog. Sometimes it drops the ball and sometimes it brings it, and sometimes it doesn’t bring a ball at all; it brings a shoe.”
― Jess Kidd, The Hoarder

“It is a truth universally unacknowledged that when the dead are trying to remember something, the living are trying harder to forget it.”
― Jess Kidd, Himself

 “It is the smell of a million mould-blossomed pages, of a thousand decaying bindings, of a universe of dead words.”
― Jess Kidd, Himself

“He has the look of someone whose soul got up and walked away in disgust a long time ago.”
― Jess Kidd, Himself

“An interview with Quinn is like fighting a yellow snake in a sandpit.’ Desmond”
― Jess Kidd, Himself

10 Famous Quotes by Author Jess Kidd

10 quotes by Jess Kidd there you go! It’s never an easy task picking the best quotations from great writers, so please if you disagree or have more to add, please comment and share your opinions. My 10 greatest Jess Kidd quotes will likely be different from yours; however, that’s the best thing about them, each quote can mean something different to each person. So don’t wait, comment and shares your best Jess Kidd Quote. 

One Final Bonus – Jess Kidd Quote 

“Once upon a time Sister Mary Margaret had answered a loud knocking at the door of the orphanage. It was very early one morning, before the city was awake. All the pigeons had their heads tucked under their wings and all the rats were curled up tight behind the dustbins. All the cars and lorries were asleep in their garages and depots, and all the trains slumbered on their tracks at Connolly Station. All the boats bobbed gently in the harbor, dreaming of the high seas, and all the bicycles slept leaning along the fences. Even the angels were asleep at the foot of the O’Connell Monument, fluttering their wings as they dreamt, quite forgetting to hold still and pretend to be statues.”

Jess Kidd’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes― Jess Kidd, Himself

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