Mary Beth Keane’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Mary Beth Keane Quotes 

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

Popular Quotes

“We repeat what we don’t repair,”
― Mary Beth Keane, Ask Again, Yes

 “It wasn’t that she didn’t love him, he knew. It was that she loved him so much that it frightened her, loved him so much that she worried she might have to protect herself from it. He tried to let her know that he’d figured that out, finally, that there was no need to explain, but then he realized that she might not know it herself.”
― Mary Beth Keane, Ask Again, Yes

“There was no predicting where life would go. There was no real way for a person to try something out, see if he liked it – the words he’d chosen when he told his uncle Patsy that he’d gotten into the police academy – because you try it and try it and try it a little longer and next thing it’s who you are.”
― Mary Beth Keane, Ask Again, Yes

 “They’d both learned that a memory is a fact that has been dyed and trimmed and rinsed so many times that it comes out looking almost unrecognizable to anyone else who was in that room or anyone who was standing on the grass beneath that telephone pole.”
― Mary Beth Keane, Ask Again, Yes

 “…and sometimes when he watched her – searching for something in her bag, or peeling an apple with her knuckle guiding the blade – he felt a shiver of panic that he’d almost not met her.”
― Mary Beth Keane, Ask Again, Yes

 “Kate thought about their wedding day as a conclusion to something, where he thought about it as a beginning. Rising action versus falling action. They were reading different books.”
― Mary Beth Keane, Ask Again, Yes

“There was no real way for a person to try something out, see if he liked it…because you try it and try it and try it a little longer and next thing it’s who you are.”
― Mary Beth Keane, Ask Again, Yes

 “Now she wondered if presence was the thing her new neighbor had, if it was something a person had to be born with and could never be learned.”
― Mary Beth Keane, Ask Again, Yes

“The thing is, Peter, grown-ups don’t know what they’re doing any better than kids do. That’s the truth.”
― Mary Beth Keane, Ask Again, Yes

“She’d learned that the beginning of one’s life mattered the most, that life was top-heavy that way.”
― Mary Beth Keane, Ask Again, Yes

10 Famous Quotes by Author Mary Beth Keane

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

One Final Bonus – Mary Beth Keane Quote 

“And he’d figured out that the fun was often not the thing itself—the party, the keg stand, the naked running into the duck pond—but the endless talking about it after, the reliving and describing, and laughing about it in front of people who wished they’d been there. Used to be he was one of the kids listening, one of the kids who missed everything, but now, since college, since Kate, he was in the stories.”
― Mary Beth Keane, Ask Again, Yes

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