Brighton Rock Quotes.

1. "You cannot conceive, nor can I, of the appalling strangeness of the mercy of God."
- Graham Greene, Brighton Rock

2. "A brain was only capable of what it could conceive, and it couldn't conceive what it had never experienced"
- Graham Greene, Brighton Rock

3. "It's a good world if you don't weaken."
- Graham Greene, Brighton Rock

4. "I know one thing you don't. I know the difference between Right and Wrong. They didn't teach you that at school.' Rose didn't answer; the woman was quite right: the two words meant nothing to her. Their taste was extinguished by stronger foods--Good and Evil."
- Graham Greene, Brighton Rock

5. "This was hell then; it wasn't anything to worry about: it was just his own familiar room."
- Graham Greene, Brighton Rock

6. "People change,' she said 'Oh, no they don't. Look at me. I've never changed. It's like those sticks of rock: bite it all the way down, you'll still read Brighton. That's human nature."
- Graham Greene, Brighton Rock

7. "She had an immense store of trivial memories and when she wasn't living in the future she was living in the past. As for the present - she got through that as quickly as she could, running away from things, running towards things, so that her voice was always a little breathless, her heart pounding at an escape or an expectation."
- Graham Greene, Brighton Rock

8. "He was like a child with haemophilia: every contact drew blood."
- Graham Greene, Brighton Rock

9. "It didn't matter anyway...he wasn't made for peace, he couldn't believe in it. Heaven was a word: hell was something he could trust."
- Graham Greene, Brighton Rock

10. "Fun... human nature... does no one any harm... Regular as clockwork the old excuses came back into the alert, sad and dissatisfied brain--nothing ever matched the deep excitement of the regular desire. Men always failed you when it came to the act. She might just as well have been to the pictures."
- Graham Greene, Brighton Rock

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