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Norton Juster

Datum narození: 2. červen 1929
Další jména: נורטון ג'סטר

Norton Juster is an American academic, architect, and popular writer. He is best known as an author of children's books, notably for The Phantom Tollbooth and The Dot and the Line. Wikipedia

„So many things are possible just as long as you don't know they're impossible.“

—  Norton Juster, kniha The Phantom Tollbooth

Varianta: So many things are possible as long as you don't know they're impossible.
Zdroj: The Phantom Tollbooth

„Expect everything, I always say, and the unexpected never happens.“

—  Norton Juster, kniha The Phantom Tollbooth

Zdroj: The Phantom Tollbooth

„The only thing you can do easily is be wrong, and that's hardly worth the effort.“

—  Norton Juster, kniha The Phantom Tollbooth

Zdroj: The Phantom Tollbooth

„Everybody is so terribly sensitive about the things they know best.“

—  Norton Juster, kniha The Phantom Tollbooth

Zdroj: The Phantom Tollbooth

„You can swim all day in the Sea of Knowledge and not get wet.“

—  Norton Juster, kniha The Phantom Tollbooth

Zdroj: The Phantom Tollbooth

„It's bad enough wasting time without killing it.“

—  Norton Juster, kniha The Phantom Tollbooth

Zdroj: The Phantom Tollbooth

„The most important reason for going from one place to another is to see what's in between.“

—  Norton Juster, kniha The Phantom Tollbooth

Varianta: The most important reason for going from one place to another is to see what's in between, and they took great pleasure in doing just that.
Zdroj: The Phantom Tollbooth

„But just because you can never reach it, doesn’t mean that it’s not worth looking for.“

—  Norton Juster, kniha The Phantom Tollbooth

Varianta: Just because you have a choice, it doesn't mean that any of them 'has' to be right.
Zdroj: The Phantom Tollbooth

„There are no wrong roads to anywhere.“

—  Norton Juster, kniha The Phantom Tollbooth

Zdroj: The Phantom Tollbooth

„… what you learn today, for no reason at all, will help you discover all the wonderful secrets of tomorrow.“

—  Norton Juster, kniha The Phantom Tollbooth

Varianta: What you learn today, for no reason at all, will help you discover all the wonderful secrets of tomorrow.
Zdroj: The Phantom Tollbooth

„Expectations is the place you must always go to before you get to where you're going.“

—  Norton Juster, kniha The Phantom Tollbooth

Zdroj: The Phantom Tollbooth

„Things which are equally bad are also equally good. Try to look at the bright side of things.
- Humbug“

—  Norton Juster, kniha The Phantom Tollbooth

Zdroj: The Phantom Tollbooth

„Have you ever heard a blindfolded octopus unwrap a cellophane-covered bathtub?“

—  Norton Juster, kniha The Phantom Tollbooth

Zdroj: The Phantom Tollbooth

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