Karen Maitland’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Karen Maitland Quotes 

Love reading? Then it’s likely you will love a good quote from your favourite author. This article covers Karen Maitland’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes that we at Australia Unwrapped have collected from some of his greatest works. Karen Maitland 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 Karen Maitland’s top 10 quotes is not easy, but here they are:

Popular Quotes

“Hope is a beautiful lie and it requires talent to create it for others.”
― Karen Maitland, Company of Liars

 “Home is the place you return to when you have finally lost your soul. Home is the place where life is born, not the place of your birth, but the place where you seek rebirth. When you no longer have to remember which tale of your own past is true and which is an invention, when you know that you are an invention, then is the time to seek out your home. Perhaps only when you have come to understand that can you finally reach home.”
― Karen Maitland, Company of Liars

“The day that I left my home, I had prayed that my children would forget me. I wanted to spare them the pain of remembering. But that night, as I crouched in the white mist, waiting, I knew more than anything that I wanted them to remember, I wanted desperately to go on living in someone’s memory. If we are not remembered, we are more than dead, for it is as if we had never lived.”
― Karen Maitland, Company of Liars

 “You’ve heard tales of beauty and the beast. How a fair maid falls in love with a monster and sees the beauty of his soul beneath the hideous visage. But you’ve never heard the tale of the handsome man falling for the monstrous woman and finding joy in her love, because it doesn’t happen, not even in a story-teller’s tale.”
― Karen Maitland, Company of Liars

 “We had taken her for granted until she was no longer there, like an ancient tree you don’t truly see until it is felled, and then only from the empty space in the sky do you suddenly grasp its stature.”
― Karen Maitland, Company of Liars

 “They all wait impatiently for the blessed cloak of darkness to cover their wretched little deeds, but the sun will not be hurried by the whims of men.”
― Karen Maitland, The Gallows Curse

“Reckon it’s best if you don’t have anyone you care about; then it can’t hurt you. Don’t have to be afraid of losing someone if you no one to lose.”
― Karen Maitland, Company of Liars

 “Rain slips through your fingers as easily as words blow away in the wind, and yet it has the power to destroy your whole world.”
― Karen Maitland, Company of Liars

“There was a new king and his name was pestilence. And he had created a new law – thou shalt do anything to survive.”
― Karen Maitland, Company of Liars

“But then, the flames of a fire are not made less painful by the knowledge that others are burning with you.”
― Karen Maitland, Company of Liars

10 Famous Quotes by Author Karen Maitland

10 quotes by Karen Maitland 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 Karen Maitland 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 Karen Maitland Quote. 

One Final Bonus – Karen Maitland Quote 

“Are you finally admitting that you can sell a man hope? Have I at last succeeded in teaching you that?’
He laughed and flicked his whip again, harder. He was in a better mood than I had seen for months.
No, Camelot, not hope. Hope is for the weak; have I not succeeded in teaching you that? To hope is to put your faith in others and in things outside yourself; that way lies betrayal and disappointment. They didn’t want hope, Camelot; they wanted certainty. What a man needs is the certainty that he is right, no selfdoubt, no fleeting thought that he might be wrong or misled. Absolute certainty that he is right, that’s what gives a man the confidence and power to do whatever he wants and to take whatever he wants from this world and the next.”

― Karen Maitland, Company of Liars

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