Robert James Waller: Author Bio About and Best Quotes

Ten of My Favorite  Robert James Waller Quotes 

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

About Robert James Waller

  Robert James Waller was an American author and photographer. There were several of his books on the New York Times bestseller list, including 1992’s The Bridges of Madison County, which was the top seller in 1993. Both that novel and Puerto Vallarta Squeeze, his 1995 novel, have been adapted for the screen.

Born: August 01, 1939. Rockford, Iowa, The United States
Genre: Literature & Fiction

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Popular Quotes

“Complex things are easy to do. Simplicity’s the real challenge.”
― Robert James Waller, The Bridges of Madison County

 “This is why I’m here on this planet, at this time, Francesca. Not to travel or make pictures, but to love you. I know that now. I have been falling from the rim of a great, high place, somewhere back in time, for many more years than I have lived in this life. And through all of those years, I have been falling toward you.”
― Robert James Waller

“I sometimes have the feeling you’ve been here a long time, more than one lifetime, and that you’ve dwelt in private places none of the rest of us has even dreamed about.”
― Robert James Waller , The Bridges of Madison County

“And in that moment, everything I knew to be true about myself up until then was gone. I was acting like another woman, yet I was more myself than ever before.”
― Robert James Waller, The Bridges of Madison County

 “In a universe of ambiguity, this kind of certainty comes only once, and never again, no matter how many lifetimes you live.”
― Robert James Waller, The Bridges of Madison County

 “Analysis destroys wholes. Some things, magic things, are meant to stay whole. If you look at their pieces, they go away.”
― Robert James Waller, The Bridges Of Madison County

“Once a person knows a kiss and a kind word, you can’t blame him for never wanting to live without them again.”
― Robert James Waller

 “The human heart has a way of making itself large again even after it’s been broken into a million pieces.”
― Robert James Waller, The Bridges of Madison County

“The heart never forgets, never gives up, the territory marked off for those who came before.”
― Robert James Waller, The Bridges of Madison County

“The old dreams were good dreams; they didn’t work out but I’m glad I had them.”
― Robert James Waller, The Bridges of Madison County

10 Famous Quotes by Author  Robert James Waller

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

One Final Bonus – Robert James Waller Quote 

“It’s clear to me now that I have been moving toward you and you toward me for a long time. Though neither of us was aware of the other before we met, there was a kind of mindless certainty bumming blithely along beneath our ignorance that ensured we would come together. Like two solitary birds flying the great prairies by celestial reckoning, all of these years and lifetimes we have been moving toward one another.”― Robert James Waller, The Bridges of Madison County

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