Michael Koryta’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Michael Koryta Quotes 

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

Popular Quotes

“based on what the wind does, we build”
― Michael Koryta, Those Who Wish Me Dead

 “So much water. It just went on and on and on, a sight that squeezed the soul. He felt so damn small out here. And that felt good. Maybe that was strange, but it felt good. He was insignificant. The world was too big to care about his decisions. There was no weight here, no burden.”
― Michael Koryta, The Cypress House

“…what still blew them all away was time itself, the days and months and the years, oh yes, the years. They went faster than anything man had the capacity to invent, so fast that for a while they fooled you into thinking they were slow, and was there any crueler trick than that?”
― Michael Koryta, So Cold the River

 “You became what you wanted to become. That’s what Ezra believe. You could become it if you tried hard enough, could take what you really were and change it, force-feed yourself a new life until it became your old life, too, blurred together until a better self emerged.”
― Michael Koryta, Envy the Night

 “To weep not for the way things had once been but for the way things had been supposed to go and did not. People believed that they were haunted by bad memories, but that wasn’t the truth. The most sinister hauntings were from unrealized futures.”
― Michael Koryta, Last Words

 “You have bound us, Kimble imagined saying, to an evil world. Where’s the love in that? And in that scenario, God always answered, Temporarily bound you, yes. Now, during your time in that evil world, did you do anything to help?”
― Michael Koryta, The Ridge

“He stood at the edge of town feeling very small, powerless. Night in the mountains could do that to you, reminding you of your place in the world and laughing at any sense of self-importance.”
― Michael Koryta, Rise the Dark

 “He kept the gun in his lap as he drove, and he prayed. It was the strangest prayer he’d ever offered. He asked for strength to do the wrong thing, and then forgiveness for doing it.”
― Michael Koryta, The Prophet

“It was all about size now: the big ran the world on the sweat of the small, and if the big faltered for any reason, the small were the first to go.”
― Michael Koryta, The Cypress House

“There are different layers of honesty—the truth of what you said and the truth of what was in your heart when you spoke the words.”
― Michael Koryta, The Prophet

10 Famous Quotes by Author Michael Koryta

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

One Final Bonus – Michael Koryta Quote 

“You’re too worried about figuring out what you can believe about all of this, and then figuring out how to control it. That’s how most people approach their lives. Way I feel, though, after a lot of years of living? Not much of what matters in the world is under your control. You don’t dictate, you adapt. That’s all. So stop trying to control this, and start trying to listen to what it’s telling you.”

― Michael Koryta, So Cold the River

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Dave Peterson Passion for adventure and sharing his life long journey with as many others as possible. "What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." HENRY S. HASKINS

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