7 of the Most Insightful 'Life of Pi' Quotes

Almost two decades ago today, Life of Pi was first published. In honor of the publication anniversary of this international bestseller, we’ve gathered together some of the most insightful quotes from Yann Martel’s smash hit. Come along with us as we relive Pi’s amazing journey!   Image via Amazon   1 – It is true that those we meet can change us, sometimes so profoundly that we are not the same afterwards, even unto our names. 2 – To choose doubt as a philosophy of life is akin to choosing immobility as a means of transportation. 3 – If we, citizens, …

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Almost two decades ago today, Life of Pi was first published. In honor of the publication anniversary of this international bestseller, we’ve gathered together some of the most insightful quotes from Yann Martel’s smash hit. Come along with us as we relive Pi’s amazing journey!
 

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1 – It is true that those we meet can change us, sometimes so profoundly that we are not the same afterwards, even unto our names.
2 – To choose doubt as a philosophy of life is akin to choosing immobility as a means of transportation.
3 – If we, citizens, do not support our artists, then we sacrifice our imagination on the altar of crude reality and we end up believing in nothing and having worthless dreams.
4 – You must take life the way it comes at you and make the best of it.
 

 
5 – If you stumble about believability, what are you living for? Love is hard to believe, ask any lover. Life is hard to believe, ask any scientist. God is hard to believe, ask any believer. What is your problem with hard to believe?
6 – Life will defend itself no matter how small it is.
7 – I suppose in the end, the whole of life becomes an act of letting go, but what always hurts the most is not taking a moment to say goodbye.
 

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