200+ "Anne Rice" Quotes And Sayings

Anne Rice was born in New Orleans, Louisiana on November 19, 1928. She is the bestselling author of many novels, including the best-selling "Lives of the Saints" series. Her books have been translated into thirty-six languages and have sold more than 100 million copies worldwide. Rice has received numerous awards for her work, including the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1987 for Interview with the Vampire Read more

Rice's other novels include The Feast of All Saints, The Witching Hour, The Mummy, Queen of the Damned, Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt, and The Tale of the Body Thief.

I never lie,
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I never lie, " I said offhand. "At least not to those I don't love. Anne Rice
Oh to have you with me, to have you here,...
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Oh to have you with me, to have you here, not to be alone, but to be with you, my beauty, you of all souls! You. Anne Rice
It was as if when I looked into his eyes...
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It was as if when I looked into his eyes I was standing alone on the edge of the world...on a windswept ocean beach. There was nothing but the soft roar of the waves. Anne Rice
The world changes, we do not, therein lies the irony...
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The world changes, we do not, therein lies the irony that kills us. Anne Rice
I was good and bad, but never wicked.
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I was good and bad, but never wicked. Anne Rice
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Do you know what I think about crying? I think some people have to learn to do it. But once you learn, once you know how to really cry, there's nothing quite like it. I feel sorry for those who don't know the trick. It's like whistling or singing. Anne Rice
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Truth is a risky proposition. It's the nature of mediocre human beings to believe that lies are necessary, that they serve a purpose, that truth is subversive, that candor is dangerous, that the very scaffold of communal life is supported by lies. Anne Rice
People who cease to believe in God or goodness altogether...
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People who cease to believe in God or goodness altogether still believe in the devil... Evil is always possible. And goodness is eternally difficult. Anne Rice
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How could anyone love Him? What did you just tell me yourself about the world? Don't you see, everybody hates God now. It's not that God is dead in the twentieth century. It's that everybody hates Him! At least I think so. Anne Rice
I saw my real gods .. the gods of most...
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I saw my real gods .. the gods of most men. Food, drink, and security in conformity. Anne Rice
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Não importava que Deus no céu fosse católico, protestante ou hindu. O que importava era uma coisa mais profunda, mais antiga e mais forte do que qualquer imagem dessas: um conceito do bem baseado na afirmação da vida, na repulsa à destruição, à perversidade, ao uso e abuso do homem pelo homem. Era a afirmação do humano e do natural. Anne Rice
The Maker offers us creation itself as proof of his...
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The Maker offers us creation itself as proof of his greatness. Anne Rice
Would that death were like this. Would that one would...
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Would that death were like this. Would that one would sleep and sleep and sleep forever. Anne Rice
And books, they offer one hope -- that a whole...
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And books, they offer one hope -- that a whole universe might open up from between the covers, and falling into that universe, one is saved. Anne Rice
Oh Lestat, you deserved everything that's ever happened to you....
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Oh Lestat, you deserved everything that's ever happened to you. You better not die. You might actually go to hell. Anne Rice
Merciful death. How you love your precious guilt
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Merciful death. How you love your precious guilt Anne Rice
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The spirit who inhabits her animates us all. Destroy the host, you destroy the power. The young die first; the old wither slowly; the eldest perhaps would go last. But she is the Queen of the Damned, and the Damned can't live without her. Anne Rice
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I was just walking around saying “We’re all gonna die! ” I never got over it. I went to class, I did what I had to do, but I was a gibbering idiot. It never went away. I never again felt the same way about life and death. Anne Rice
Go where the pain is, go where the pleasure is.
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Go where the pain is, go where the pleasure is. Anne Rice
First-person narrators is the way I know how to write...
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First-person narrators is the way I know how to write a book with the greatest power and chance of artistic success. Anne Rice