Life is easy to chronicle, but bewildering to practice,
E.M. Forster -- A Room With A View
Says that this deed is chronicled in hell.
Shakespeare -- King Richard II
And here I have lamely related to you the uneventful chronicle of two foolish children in a flat who most unwisely sacrificed for each other the greatest treasures of their house.
O. Henry -- The Gift of the Maji
If I have read the chronicle
C.S. Lewis -- The Last Battle
There is no prophet in the earth’s long chronicle who’s not honored here today.
Cormac McCarthy -- The Road
She’d made a grim figure on the Fiji beach during our two-week honeymoon, battling her way through a million mystical pages of The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, casting pissy glances at me as I devoured thriller after thriller.
Gillian Flynn -- Gone Girl
That’s what Jace Wayland tells Clary Fray at the end of the first book of the Shadowhunters chronicles, City of Bones.
Cassandra Clare -- City of Heavenly Fire
"She’s not much of a horse, sir," Chronicler said.
Patrick Rothfuss -- The Name of the Wind
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Not surprisingly, the Duchess’s grumpiness became legendary, as Voltaire has so ably chronicled.
William Goldman -- The Princess Bride
I do observe and chronicle my mom and dad, but they will not let me do much diagnostic work on their behalf.
Holly Goldberg Sloan -- Counting by 7s
We have no idea of the value posterity will place on the events we attempt to chronicle.
V.S. Naipaul -- A Bend in the River
Sophie had not spoken for very long, but her diction was rapidly decomposing into French, she felt unaccountably and deeply fatigued beyond the fatigue of her illness—whatever it was—and decided to make her chronicle even more brief than she had intended.
William Styron -- Sophie’s Choice
—A LETTER FROM NEW YORK IN THE MORNING CHRONICLE AND LONDON ADVERTISER NEWSPAPER
Laurie Halse Anderson -- Chains
After two years spent covering local interest on the Metro desk of the Chronicle, Cindy could feel a story that might jump-start her career.
James Patterson -- 1st to Die
The Arriaga hospital chronicles a parade of misery.
Sonia Nazario -- Enrique’s Journey
To suckle fools and chronicle small beer.
William Shakespeare -- Othello, the Moor of Venice
I tire at the mere thought of writing it, and, besides, the suffering of this country has already been sufficiently chronicled, and by pens far more learned and eloquent than mine.
Khaled Hosseini -- And The Mountains Echoed
The whale has no famous author, and whaling no famous chronicler, you will say.
Herman Melville -- Moby Dick
As his subjects grew older, Terman issued updates on their progress, chronicling their extraordinary achievements.
Malcolm Gladwell -- Outliers
I was helping to chronicle history and science for anyone who opened those encyclopedias in the future.
Randy Pausch -- The Last Lecture
CONCLUSION SO endeth this chronicle.
Mark Twain -- The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
HELENA Ay, do persever, counterfeit sad looks, Make mows upon me when I turn my back; Wink each at other; hold the sweet jest up: This sport, well carried, shall be chronicled.
William Shakespeare -- A Midsummer Night’s Dream
At Paris, one of the journals which chronicled the fact fell into his hands.
Victor Hugo -- Les Miserables
It is The Morning Chronicle of April 27, 1890.
Arthur Conan Doyle -- The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
As for the past two years people have amused themselves by finding husbands for me (most of whom I don’t even know), the matchmaking chronicles of Moscow now speak of me as the future Countess Bezukhova.
Leo Tolstoy -- War and Peace
Its explanation lies in the history of the Ring, as it was set out in the chronicles of the Red Book of Westmarch, and is now told in The Lord of the Rings.
J.R.R. Tolkien -- The Hobbit
Think of this as a small sample from the family chronicle I want you to write.
Stieg Larsson -- The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
These words recurred to me again and again as I reviewed ten years, of which the story lay chronicled in the pages of my journal.
Johann Wyss -- The Swiss Family Robinson
The royal bloodline of Jesus Christ has been chronicled in exhaustive detail by scores of historians.
Dan Brown -- The Da Vinci Code
I had this from Harmon Gow, who had driven the stage from Bettsbridge to Starkfield in pre-trolley days and knew the chronicle of all the families on his line.
Edith Wharton -- Ethan Frome
Bibwit took down the first volume of the chronicle and set it with the other books and papers he’d collected for Alyss’ lessons.
Frank Beddor -- The Looking Glass Wars
This was to become a recurring scene in the Leep family chronicles.
Carl Hiassen -- Hoot
At the best someone will make them up somehow for himself out of books or from some old chronicle.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky -- Crime and Punishment
Some splendid nonfiction chronicle about sharing a three-bedroom house with six younger sisters, most of whom I’d been required to diaper?
Ellen Hopkins -- Burned
Thus did the year one thousand seven hundred and seventy-five conduct their Greatnesses, and myriads of small creatures—the creatures of this chronicle among the rest—along the roads that lay before them.
Charles Dickens -- A Tale of Two Cities
The next morning the judge heard the usual chronicle of small violence and nocturnal greed.
John Steinbeck -- East of Eden
Annie had chronicled the whole story in her meticulous way.
Stephen King -- Misery
No more yet of this; For ’tis a chronicle of day by day, Not a relation for a breakfast nor Befitting this first meeting.
William Shakespeare -- The Tempest
This neighborhood, at the time of which I am speaking, was one of those highly favored places which abound with chronicle and great men.
Washington Irving -- The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
Y’are a baggage; the Slys are no rogues; look in the chronicles: we came in with Richard Conqueror.
William Shakespeare -- The Taming of the Shrew
We have hinted that by the side of these views of the leveling and simplifying minister, which belong to history, the chronicler is forced to recognize the lesser motives of the amorous man and jealous rival.
Alexandre Dumas -- The Three Musketeers
CHAPTER VI AN EXQUISITE OF ’92 Sir Percy Blakeney, as the chronicles of the time inform us, was in this year of grace 1792, still a year or two on the right side of thirty.
Baroness Orczy -- The Scarlet Pimpernel
But when the restraining influence of the school was at a distance I began to hunger again for wild sensations, for the escape which those chronicles of disorder alone seemed to offer me.
James Joyce -- Dubliners
Let them be well used; for they are the abstracts and brief chronicles of the time; after your death you were better have a bad epitaph than their ill report while you live.
William Shakespeare -- Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
Yes, but it usually chronicles the things that have never happened, and couldn’t possibly have happened.
Oscar Wilde -- The Importance of Being Earnest
But Patrick’s first priority was taking care of the shooting victims, who lay sprawled on the floor from the cafeteria to the gymnasium, a bloody trail that chronicled the shooter’s movements.
Jodi Picoult -- Nineteen Minutes
We shall have to get it chronicled.
T. H. White -- The Once and Future King
And thou, O sage magician, whoever thou art, to whom it shall fall to be the chronicler of this wondrous history, forget not, I entreat thee, my good Rocinante, the constant companion of my ways and wanderings.