Ross McDonald’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Ross McDonald Quotes 

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

Popular Quotes

“She was trouble looking for somebody to happen to.”
― Ross Macdonald, The Wycherly Woman

 “It was some time since I had gone to sleep in the same room with a girl. Of course, the room was large and reasonably well-lighted, and the girl had other things than me on her mind.”
― Ross MacDonald, The Blue Hammer

“The walls of books around him, dense with the past, formed a kind of insulation against the present world and its disasters.”
― Ross McDonald

“Chandler wrote like a slumming angel and invested the sun-blinded streets of Los Angeles with a romantic presence.”
― Ross MacDonald

 “There was nothing wrong with Southern California that a rise in the ocean level wouldn’t cure.”
― Ross Macdonald, The Drowning Pool

 “Some men spend their lives looking for ways to punish themselves for having been born.”
― Ross Macdonald, The Chill

“I have a secret passion for mercy. But justice is what keeps happening to people.”
― Ross MacDonald, The Goodbye Look

 “No one looks at the mountains. But they were there, making them all look silly.”
― Ross Macdonald, The Moving Target

“He had pink butterfly ears. The rest of him was still in the larval stage.”
― Ross Macdonald, The Drowning Pool

“The past was filling the room like a tide of whispers.”
― Ross Macdonald, The Instant Enemy

10 Famous Quotes by Author Ross McDonald

10 quotes by Ross McDonald 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 Ross McDonald 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 Ross McDonald Quote. 

One Final Bonus – Ross McDonald Quote 

“I used to think the world was divided into good people and bad people, that you could pin responsibility for evil on certain definite people and punish the guilty. I’m still going through the motions.”― Ross Macdonald, The Moving Target

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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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