Laurie R. King: Author Bio About and Best Quotes

Ten of My Favorite Laurie R. King Quotes 

Laurie R. King, a writer whom I am guessing you love? Here are our 10 best Laurie R. King 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 Laurie R. King’s top 10 popular and famous quotes. Like every good writer Laurie R. King made a number of memorable quotes, here are some of our favorites: 

About Laurie R. King

Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes travel from London’s Bedlam to Venice’s Lido in King’s 2018 novel, Island of the Mad, where Young Things and Cole Porter’s friends pass Mussolini’s Blackshirts. The Mary Russell/Sherlock Holmes series follows a brilliant young woman who becomes Holmes’ student and then partner.

Born: Oakland, California, The United States
Twitter: mary_russell
Genre: Mystery & Thrillers, Historical Fiction, Gay & Lesbian

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Popular Quotes

“Eccentricty had flowered into madness.”
― Laurie R. King, The Beekeeper’s Apprentice

 “I think very few people are completely normal really, deep down in their private lives. It all depends on a combination of circumstances. If all the various cosmic thingummys fuse at the same moment, and the right spark is struck, there’s no knowing what one mightn’t do.”
― Laurie R. King

“The words given voice inside the mind are not always clear, however; they can be gentle and elliptical, what the prophets call the bat qol, the daughter of the voice of God, she who speaks in whispers and half-seen images.”
― Laurie R. King, The Beekeeper’s Apprentice

 “I took to the Bodleian library as to a lover and … would sit long hours in Bodley’s arms to emerge, blinking and dazed with the smell and feel of all those books.”
― Laurie R. King, The Beekeeper’s Apprentice

 “You cannot help being a female, and I should be something of a fool were I to discount your talents merely because of their housing.”
― Laurie R. King, The Beekeeper’s Apprentice

 “…but somehow the madness around me and the turmoil I carried within myself acted as counterweights, and I survived in the centre.”
― Laurie R. King, The Beekeeper’s Apprentice

“That’s what tears are for, you know, to wash away the fear and cool the hate.”
― Laurie R. King

 “Men do, I’ve found, accept the most errant nonsense from a well dressed woman”
― Laurie R. King, Justice Hall

“Using insult instead of argument is the sign of a small mind.”
― Laurie R. King, O Jerusalem

“I crawled into my book and pulled the pages over my head…”
― Laurie R. King

10 Famous Quotes by Author Laurie R. King

Quotes for all, here you found our selection of 10 Laurie R. King quotes. Make sure you help by commenting your best Laurie R. King quote below and sharing our favorite 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 Laurie R. King. However, feel free to comment below if you disagree or would like to include some other great and memorable Laurie R. King quotes in our list. 

One Final Bonus – Laurie R. King Quote 

“I was fifteen when I first met Sherlock Holmes, fifteen years old with my nose in a book as I walked the Sussex Downs, and nearly stepped on him. In my defense I must say it was an engrossing book, and it was very rare to come across another person in that particular part of the world in that war year of 1915.”
― Laurie R. King

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