Khaled hosseini Quotes

“And that’s the thing about people wh...

“And that’s the thing about people who mean everything they say. They think everyone else does too.” - Khaled Hosseini
📅︎ Feb 05
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“But better to get hurt b...

“But better to get hurt by the truth than comforted with a lie.” ― Khaled Hosseini
📅︎ Sep 30
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“They say, find a purpose in your life and live it. But, sometim...

“They say, find a purpose in your life and live it. But, sometimes, it is only after you have lived that you recognise your life had a purpose, and likely one you never had in mind.” - Khaled Hosseini
📅︎ Jun 18
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"I should have been more kind. That is something a person will never regret. Yo...

"I should have been more kind. That is something a person will never regret. You will never say to yourself when you are old, ‘Ah, I wish I was not good to that person.’ You will never think that. I should have been more kind." -Khaled Hosseini
📅︎ Sep 07
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“It's wrong what they say about the past, I've le...

“It's wrong what they say about the past, I've learned, about how you can bury it. Because the past claws its way out.” -Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner
📅︎ Dec 15
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“I opened my mouth, almost said something. Almost. T...

“I opened my mouth, almost said something. Almost. The rest of my life might have turned out differently if I had. But I didn’t.” -Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner
📅︎ Dec 08
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“It's a funny thing... but people mostly have it backward. They...

“It's a funny thing... but people mostly have it backward. They think they live by what they want. But really, what guides them is what they're afraid of. What they don't want.” - Khaled Hosseini
📅︎ Apr 05
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"That’s the thing about people who mean e...

"That’s the thing about people who mean everything they say. They think everyone else does too." – Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner
📅︎ May 14
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"I wondered if that was how forgiveness budded, not with the fanfare of ...

"I wondered if that was how forgiveness budded, not with the fanfare of epiphany, but with pain gathering its things, packing up, and slipping away unannounced in the middle of the night." - Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner
📅︎ Jan 24
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"I suspect the truth is that we are waiting, al...

"I suspect the truth is that we are waiting, all of us, against insurmountable odds, for something extraordinary to happen to us." —Khaled Hosseini
📅︎ Apr 11
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“But better to get hurt b...

“But better to get hurt by the truth than comforted with a lie.” --Khaled Hosseini
📅︎ Feb 23
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“But better to get hurt b...

“But better to get hurt by the truth than comforted with a lie.” ― Khaled Hosseini
📅︎ Nov 20
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"I opened my mouth, almost said something. Alm...

"I opened my mouth, almost said something. Almost. The rest of my life might have turned out differently if I had. But I didn’t." –Khaled Hosseini
📅︎ Apr 04
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"But better to get hurt ...

"But better to get hurt by the truth than comforted with a lie." Khaled Hosseini
📅︎ Feb 16
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“And that's the thing about people who mea...

“And that's the thing about people who mean everything they say. They think everyone else does too.” Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner
📅︎ Mar 10
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"When you kill a man, you steal a life. You steal his wife's right to a husba...

"When you kill a man, you steal a life. You steal his wife's right to a husband, rob his children of a father. When you tell a lie, you steal someone's right to the truth. When you cheat, you steal the right to fairness." – Khaled Hosseini
📅︎ Apr 04
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“It's wrong what they say about the past, I've le...

“It's wrong what they say about the past, I've learned, about how you can bury it. Because the past claws its way out.” - Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner
📅︎ Jan 10
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