Edward Rutherfurd Quotes.

11. "When people are angry, any insult will do; and prejudice is magnified into a cause."
- Edward Rutherfurd, New York

12. "Can you do it?' 'Maybe I can, and maybe I can't. But I am going to make MacDuff think that I can. And belief,' said Gabriel Love, with the smile of an angel, 'is a wonderful thing."
- Edward Rutherfurd, New York

13. "And suddenly it came to him. That Strawberry Fields garden he'd come from, and the Freedom Tower he'd been thinking of: taken together, didn't they contain the two words that said it all about this city, the two words that really mattered? It seemed to him that they did. Two words: the one an invitation, the other an ideal, an adventure, a necessity. "Imagine" said the garden. "Freedom" said the tower. Imagine freedom. That was the spirit, the message of this city he loved. You really didn't need anything more. Dream it and do it. But first you must dream it."
- Edward Rutherfurd, New York

14. "I'll be damned if I'm going to miss the overture and finale when I've payed good money for it... You can go, but I'm staying."
- Edward Rutherfurd, New York

15. "Don’t rule your husband. But arrange the conditions in which he will make his choices."
- Edward Rutherfurd, New York

16. "Human nature, gentleman. It is original sin that leads men to misfortune, every time. I am a speculator in the market, gentlemen, and that is part of God's plan. Men only learn through suffering. So I punish human weakness, and God rewards me."
- Edward Rutherfurd, New York

17. "Gotham admired Maeve. By day she managed money, and did it brilliantly, but she didn't find it satisfied her intellect. She spoke four languages. She played the piano seriously well. And she read books. Lots of them."
- Edward Rutherfurd, New York

18. "Never mind,' Gertchen said with a smile, 'you'll have to be pagan today."
- Edward Rutherfurd, New York

19. "A New Yorker can never be beat, Gorham, because he gets right back up again. Remember that."
- Edward Rutherfurd, New York

20. "Imagine. Freedom. Always."
- Edward Rutherfurd, New York

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