The Most Highlighted Lines in E-Books ...

Amazon and The Atlantic have valuable information for us. They've figured out what the most highlighted lines in E-books are. Isn't that fascinating? If you think it is, you'll love reading these passages:

1. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

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β€œThere are many Beths in the world, shy and quiet, sitting in corners till needed, and living for others so cheerfully that no one sees the sacrifices till the little cricket on the hearth stops chirping, and the sweet, sunshiny presence vanishes, leaving silence and shadow behind.”

2. The Lord of the Rings by J. R. R. Tolkien

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β€œThe wide world is all about you: you can fence yourselves in, but you cannot for ever fence it out.”

3. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

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β€œIt is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.”

4. A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle

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β€œBut of course we can’t take any credit for our talents. It’s how we use them that counts.”

5. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis

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β€œWrong will be right, when Aslan comes in sight,
At the sound of his roar, sorrows will be no more, When he bares his teeth, winter meets its death, And when he shakes his mane, we shall have spring again.”

6. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J. K. Rowling

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β€œβ€˜Because that’s what Hermione does,’ said Ron, shrugging. β€˜When in doubt, go to the library.’”

7. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J. K. Rowling

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β€œYou fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!”

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