10 Quotes from ‘The Da Vinci Code’ You Should Know

In celebration of The Da Vinci Code’s 18th anniversary, let’s take a look at a few quotes from the book that you should know.

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On this day 18 years ago, The Da Vinci Code, the sequel to Angels & Demons by Dan Brown, was released. Despite being criticized for its scientific and historical inaccuracies, that has not stopped this book from going on to become an international bestseller. The film adaptation even starred American treasure Tom Hanks so it at least did something right. In celebration of The Da Vinci Code‘s 18th anniversary, let’s take a look at a few quotes from the book that you should know.

1. Faith – acceptance of which we imagine to be true, that which we cannot prove.”

2. “History is always written by the winners. When two cultures crash, the loser is obliterated, and the winner writes the history books – books which glorify their own cause and disparage the conquered foe. As Napoleon once said, ‘What is history but fable agreed upon?'”

3. “Telling someone about what a symbol means is like telling someone how music should make them feel.”

4. “Life is filled with secrets. You can’t learn them all at once.”

 

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5. “When a question has no correct answer, there is only one honest response. The gray area between yes and no. Silence.”

6. “What really matters is what you believe.”

7. “Today is today. But there are many tomorrows.”

8.” Can you keep secrets? Can you know a thing and never say it again?”

9. “There is your truth and there is my truth…. as for the universal truth is does not exist.”

10. “The blind see what they want to see.”

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