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The English Patient Quotes

  • Katharine Clifton: New lovers are nervous and tender, but smash everything. For the heart is an organ of fire.
    Count Almaszy: New lovers are nervous and tender, but smash everything. For the heart is an organ of fire.

  • Count Laszlo Almasy: The thimble, you are wearing the thimble...

  • Katharine Clifton: We die containing a richness of lovers and tribes, tastes we have swallowed, bodies we have plunged into and swum up as if rivers of wisdom, characters we have climbed into as if trees, fears we have hidden in as if caves. I wish for all this to be marked on my body when I am dead. I believe in such cartography - to be marked by nature, not just to label ourselves on a map like the names of rich men and women on buildings. We are communal histories, communal books. We are not owned or monogamous in our taste or experience.

  • Count Laszlo Almasy: Every night.. I cut out my heart... But in the morning it was full again.

  • Count Laszlo Almasy: Swoon... I'll catch you.

  • Count Laszlo Almasy: I just wanted you to know: I'm not missing you yet.
    Katharine Clifton: You will.

  • Count Laszlo Almasy: New lovers are nervous and tender, but smash everything. For the heart is an organ of fire.

  • Count Laszlo Almasy: There is no God, but I hope someone watches over you.

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