Jonathan Stroud’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Jonathan Stroud Quotes 

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

Popular Quotes

“Freedom is an illusion. It always comes at a price.”
― Jonathan Stroud, The Bartimaeus Trilogy Boxed Set

 “According to some, heroic deaths are admirable things. I’ve never been convinced by this argument, mainly because, no matter how cool, stylish, composed, unflappable, manly, or defiant you are, at the end of the day you’re also dead. Which is a little too permanent for my liking.”
― Jonathan Stroud, Ptolemy’s Gate

“A dozen more questions occurred to me. Not to mention twenty-two possible solutions to each one, sixteen resulting hypotheses and counter-theorems, eight abstract speculations, a quadrilateral equation, two axioms, and a limerick. That’s raw intelligence for you.”
― Jonathan Stroud, Ptolemy’s Gate

 “Can you define “plan” as “a loose sequence of manifestly inadequate observations and conjectures, held together by panic, indecision, and ignorance”? If so, it was a very good plan.”
― Jonathan Stroud, The Ring of Solomon

 “Check out that one at the end. He’s taken the form of a footstool. Weird…but somehow I like his style.”

“That is a footstool.”
― Jonathan Stroud, The Golem’s Eye

 “Hey, we’ve all got problems, chum. I’m overly talkative. You look like a field of buttercups in a suit.”
― Jonathan Stroud, The Golem’s Eye

“One magician demanded I show him an image of the love of his life. I rustled up a mirror.”
― Jonathan Stroud, The Amulet of Samarkand

 “And then, as if written by the hand of a bad novelist, an incredible thing happened.”
― Jonathan Stroud, The Amulet of Samarkand

“Besides, if you’re going to die horribly, you might as well do it with style.”
― Jonathan Stroud, The Ring of Solomon

“Watch where you leave your victims! I stubbed my toe on that.”
― Jonathan Stroud, The Amulet of Samarkand

10 Famous Quotes by Author Jonathan Stroud

So there you have it my Ten favourite quotes by Jonathan Stroud, please comment below and share your favourite quotes by the fantastic author Jonathan Stroud.  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 Jonathan Stroud. 

One Final Bonus – Jonathan Stroud Quote 

“That did it. I’d gone through a lot in the past few days. Everyone I met seemed to want a piece of me: djinn, magicians, humans…it made no difference.I’d been summoned, manhandled, shot at, captured, constricted, bossed about and generally taken for granted. And now, to cap it all, this bloke is joining in too, when all I’d been doing was quietly trying to kill him.”

― Jonathan Stroud, The Amulet of Samarkand

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