J D Salinger Quotes [25 Quotes On Love, Life & Happiness]

J D Salinger Quotes

Looking For The Best Quotes Of J.D Salinger? (Born January 1, 1919, New York, U.S.—died January 27, 2010, Cornish, New Hampshire), JD Salinger or Jerome David Salinger is a full-fledged American writer as the author of the best-selling novel, ‘The Catch in the Rye’, selling about 250,000 copies every year. His writing style is unique, as he incorporates introspective monologues, letters, and extended phone calls, dialogues in his works to establish a connection between his characters and readers.

Here, we gathered 25 J. D. Salinger quotes that surely will impress and inspire you.Check it out!

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  1. I am always saying “Glad to meet you” to somebody I am not at all glad to met. If you want to stay alive, you have to say that stufff, though.― J.D. SalingerJ D Salinger Quotes
  2. “Make sure you marry someone who laughs at the same things you do.” — J. D. Salinger
  3. “I’m sick of just liking people. I wish to God I could meet somebody I could respect.” — J. D. Salinger
  4. “Its really hard to be roommates with people if your suitcases are much better than theirs.” — J. D. Salinger
  5. “I don’t even know what I was running for—I guess I just felt like it.”– J. D. Salinger
  6. “Know your true measurements and dress your mind accordingly”  — J. D. Salinger
  7. “The more expensive a school is, the more crooks it has — I’m not kidding.” — J. D. Salinger
  8. “I’m sick of not having the courage to be an absolute nobody.” — J. D. Salinger
  9. “The worst thing that being an artist could do to you would be that it would make you slightly unhappy constantly.” — J. D. Salinger
  10. “when you’re not looking, somebody’ll sneak up and write “Fuck you” right under your nose.”― J.D. Salinger
  11. It’s funny. All you have to do is say something nobody understands and they’ll do practically anything you want them to.”― J.D. Salinger,
  12. She wasn’t doing a thing that I could see, except standing there leaning on the balcony railing, holding the universe together.
  13. If you do something too good, then, after a while, if you don’t watch it, you start showing off. And then you’re not as good anymore.
  14. If a girl looks swell when she meets you, who gives a damn if she’s late?
  15. I’m a kind of paranoiac in reverse. I suspect people of plotting to make me happy.
  16. It’s funny. All you have to do is say something nobody understands and they’ll do practically anything you want them to.
  17. The fact is always obvious much too late, but the most singular difference between happiness and joy is that happiness is a solid and joy a liquid.
  18. Who wants flowers when you’re dead? Nobody.__ J D Salinger Quotes
  19. I’m just sick of ego, ego, ego. My own and everybody else’s.
  20. I don’t know what good it is to know so much and be smart as whips and all if it doesn’t make you happy.
  21. People always clap for the wrong reasons.__ J D Salinger Quotes
  22. The mark of the immature man is that he wants to die nobly for a cause, while the mark of the mature man is that he wants to live humbly for one.
  23. I’m sick of just liking people. I wish to God I could meet somebody I could respect.
  24. Certain things, they should stay the way they are. You ought to be able to stick them in one of those big glass cases and just leave them alone.
  25. I have scars on my hands from touching certain people… Certain heads, certain colors and textures of human hair leave permanent marks on me.

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