Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted.
Both Buddha and Lao Tzu are poets, one listening to the rhythm of infinite sorrow, one to the rhythm of infinite joy.
L. Cranmer-Byng -- A Lute of Jade
Scrooge was better than his word. He did it all, and infinitely more; and to Tiny Tim, who did not die, he was a second father.
Charles Dickens -- A Christmas Carol
no matter how hard Tita tried she always got an infinite number of things wrong.
Laura Esquivel -- Like Water for Chocolate
"I feel infinite." And Sam and Patrick looked at me like I said the greatest thing they ever heard. Because the song was that great and because we all really paid attention to it. Five minutes of a lifetime were truly spent, and we felt young in a good way.
Stephen Chbosky -- The Perks of Being a Wallflower
When he entered, she looked at him, and an expression of infinite joy came over her.
Oscar Wilde -- The Picture of Dorian Gray
He possessed infinite courage,
F. Scott Fitzgerald -- This Side of Paradise
And the treasure of your infinite depths would be revealed to your eyes.
Kahlil Gibran -- The Prophet
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I thanked God, in a improvised prayer, for having created mud in His infinite and wonderful universe.
Elie Wiesel -- Night
O Goodness infinite, Goodness immense!
John Milton -- Paradise Lost
Then he went up to the bed where his wife slept and touched her brow with infinite tenderness; she opened her eyes, and it seemed to me that her lips were brushed by a smile.
Elie Wiesel -- Night
"I find the prospect of a Coffee infinitely horrifyin’," she said, "but I’d love one."
Harper Lee -- Go Set a Watchman
It’s a strange silence, infinitely small, infinitely large, and I’m locked inside it, pacing, circling the question.
Sabaa Tahir -- An Ember in the Ashes
I want to yell, No, stop or Yes, live, but all I can do is squeeze my eyes shut and picture seconds running like water into an infinite pool, and I imagine all of us hurtling through time and I think, Now, now, it’s going to happen now—
Lauren Oliver -- Before I Fall
"Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the universe."
Neal Shusterman -- Unwind
"We’ve got something that’s infinitely better than weapons."
James Dashner -- The Death Cure
My dad was a man of infinite varieties of bitterness, rage, distaste.
Gillian Flynn -- Gone Girl
And the moment after that—the understanding that she meant me—was infinitely reassuring.
Kiera Cass -- The Elite
I’m tired and weak, but this seems infinitely bearable by comparison.
Nicholas Sparks -- The Longest Ride
"You never held the life of a whole world in your hand, Mom," said Clary, with infinite tenderness and infinite sorrow.
Cassandra Clare -- City of Heavenly Fire
In that moment, the future—uncontainable by any Theorem mathematical or otherwise—stretched out before Colin: infinite and unknowable and beautiful.
John Green -- An Abundance of Katherines
Now I beg forgiveness from the infinite sea of upturned faces.
Rick Yancey -- The 5th Wave
The old house built by the farmer’s grandfather was now a deserted island surrounded by an infinite sea of brown.
Rick Yancey -- The Infinite Sea
Most observers assumed he was still involved, and some insisted that his fingerprints, his knack for solutions global and elegant and infinitely scalable, were on every major Circle innovation.
Dave Eggers -- The Circle
"The composition of the human species is infinitely more diverse than most humans suspect," she began.
Ransom Riggs -- Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
I felt infinitely better.
Piper Kerman -- Orange Is the New Black
I do know, however, that a series of properly conducted wolf-naps is infinitely more refreshing than the unconscious coma of seven or eight hours’ duration which represents the human answer to the need for rest.
Farley Mowat -- Never Cry Wolf
Infinite waters cohabit with flotsam on this side of the breakwater and the luxury liners and Maldive fishing vessels steam out to erase calm sea.
Michael Ondaatje -- Running in the Family
The Hummer is just one in a sea of empty cars, the path just a random pattern of gaps among an infinite maze.
Susan Ee -- Angelfall
While Confinement would be brutal for anyone, Bellamy knew that it’d be infinitely worse for 0.
Kass Morgan -- The 100
They were infinitely weary.
Jojo Moyes -- Me Before You
We gods are capable of infinite marvels.
Rick Riordan -- The Trials of Apollo
From the Northwest Tip to the Romantic Keys, You’ll Find Infinite Variety.
Judy Blume -- In the Unlikely Event
"The fact is," Sticky said in a defeated tone, "there are an infinite number of things that we aren’t."
Trenton Lee Stewart -- The Mysterious Benedict Society
It appears to be a great conglomeration of soft rimmed cups of infinitely varied sizes, together with a wheel and a dial and a lever, and what it does is beyond me.
William Goldman -- The Princess Bride
She gave me her smile of infinite kindness and understanding, the smile I had seen her aim at so many other needy souls, and in that moment I hated her.
Jerry Spinelli -- Stargirl
Outside, the leaves were falling to the ground, and I was infinitely sad, sad down to my bones.
Sharon Creech -- Walk Two Moons
Esperanza reached for Miguel’s hand and found it, and even though her mind was soaring to infinite possibilities, his touch held her heart to the earth.
Pam Munoz Ryan -- Esperanza Rising
All you have to remember is that every ordinary fraction can be converted into an infinite periodic decimal fraction.
Madeleine L’Engle -- A Wrinkle in Time
I am infinitely older than you, lad.
Neil Gaiman -- The Graveyard Book
When they stood in the doorway and looked out, they saw no new city at all, but something infinitely stranger: a land vast and spacious beyond any of their dreams, filled with air that seemed to move, and lit by a shining silver circle hanging in an immense black sky.
Jeanne DuPrau -- The City of Ember
The future had been full of infinite possibilities.
Ji-Li Jiang -- Red Scarf Girl
In fact, they had been made infinitely harder.
David Baldacci -- Zero Day
It is only movement and love; it is the living infinite.
Anthony Doerr -- All the Light We Cannot See
He heard her prayers, and in his infinite compassion he instead removed from her the curse of deliria, with which all humans had been burdened as punishment for the original sin of Eve and Adam.
Lauren Oliver -- Delirium
We got to do the infinitely cool circle thing again, but by that point I was desensitized to both my dread and the whispers that had already begun to follow me.
Katja Millay -- The Sea of Tranquility
Barbara had lived a year without a husband and an absentee husband seemed infinitely better than no husband at all.
Pat Conroy -- The Water is Wide
What to us was a trip through the country, to her was a feast of clouds and light and infinite blue distances.