Lucy Maud Montgomery Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old lucy maud montgomery quotes, lucy maud montgomery sayings, and lucy maud montgomery proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


We should regret our mistakes and learn from them, but never carry them forward into the future with us.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

Twilight drops her curtain down, and pins it with a star.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

Twilight drops her curtain down, and pins it with a star.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

Looking forward to things is half the pleasure of them.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

Looking forward to things is half the pleasure of them.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

A broken heart in real life isn't half as dreadful as it is in books. It's a good deal like a bad tooth, though you won't think THAT a very romantic simile. It takes spells of aching and gives you a sleepless night now and then, but between times it lets you enjoy life and dreams and echoes and peanut candy as if there were nothing the matter with it.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

Red hair is my life long sorrow.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

A good laugh is as good as a prayer sometimes.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

Cakes have such a terrible habit of turning out bad just when you especially want them to be good.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

Red hair is my life long sorrow.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

No use in taking a cat's opinion of a dog.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

Kindred spirits are not so scarce as I used to think. It's splendid to find out there are so many of them in the world.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

Kindred spirits alone do not change with the changing years.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

All pioneers are considered to be afflicted with moonstruck madness.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

It's bad enough to feel insignificant, but it's unbearable to have it grained into your soul that you will never, can never, be anything but insignificant.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

A favor is never so long-lived as a grudge.      

Lucy Maud Montgomery

Twilight drops her curtain down, and pins it with a star.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

it would be lovely to sleep in a wild cherry-tree all white with bloom in the moonshine     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

It's delightful when your imaginations come true, isn't it?     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

Oh, it's delightful to have ambitions. I'm so glad I have such a lot. And there never seems to be any end to them-- that's the best of it. Just as soon as you attain to one ambition you see another one glittering higher up still. It does make life so interesting.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

It's dreadful what little things lead people to misunderstand each other.      

Lucy Maud Montgomery

Kindred spirits alone do not change with the changing years.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

It is ever so much easier to be good if your clothes are fashionable.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

The only true animal is a cat, and the only true cat is a gray cat.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

As a rule, I am very careful to be shallow and conventional where depth and originality are wasted.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery

I have a little brown cocoon of an idea that may possibly expand into a magnificent moth of fulfilment.     

Lucy Maud Montgomery