Inspirational L.M. Montgomery Quotes

Lucy Maud Montgomery (November 30, 1874 – April 24, 1942) was a Canadian author. Below is a list of Inspirational L.M. Montgomery Quotes.

L.M. Montgomery Quotes
L.M. Montgomery Quotes

L.M. Montgomery Quotes

“Isn’t it nice to think that tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it yet?”
― L.M. Montgomery

“True friends are always together in spirit.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“You were never poor as long as you had something to love.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“Nothing is ever really lost to us as long as we remember it.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“It’s been my experience that you can nearly always enjoy things if you make up your mind firmly that you will.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“You may tire of reality but you never tire of dreams.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“Well, we all make mistakes, dear, so just put it behind you. We should regret our mistakes and learn from them, but never carry them forward into the future with us.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“Life is worth living as long as there’s a laugh in it.”
L.M. Montgomery

“Kindred spirits are not so scarce as I used to think. It’s splendid to find out there are so many of them in the world.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“I couldn’t live where there were no trees–something vital in me would starve.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“Because when you are imagining, you might as well imagine something worth while.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“Dear old world’, she murmured, ‘you are very lovely, and I am glad to be alive in you.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“People laugh at me because I use big words. But if you have big ideas, you have to use big words to express them, haven’t you?”
― L.M. Montgomery

“All life lessons are not learned at college,’ she thought. ‘Life teaches them everywhere.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“Humor is the spiciest condiment in the feast of existence. Laugh at your mistakes but learn from them, joke over your troubles but gather strength from them, make a jest of your difficulties but overcome them.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“I am simply a ‘book drunkard.’ Books have the same irresistible temptation for me that liquor has for its devotee. I cannot withstand them.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“I’ve loved you ever since that day you broke your slate over my head in school.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“It is ever so much easier to be good if your clothes are fashionable.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“Oh, it’s delightful to have ambitions. I’m so glad I have such a lot. And there never seems to be any end to them– that’s the best of it.”
― L.M. Montgomery quotes

“There is such a place as fairyland – but only children can find the way to it.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“Just as soon as you attain to one ambition you see another one glittering higher up still. It does make life so interesting.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“One can’t get over the habit of being a little girl all at once.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“If you can sit in silence with a person for half an hour and yet be entirely comfortable, you and that person can be friends. If you cannot, friends you’ll never be and you need not waste time in trying.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“Some people go through life trying to find out what the world holds for them only to find out too late that it’s what they bring to the world that really counts.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“I read in a book once that a rose by any other name would smell as sweet, but I’ve never been able to believe it. I don’t believe a rose WOULD be as nice if it was called a thistle or a skunk cabbage.”
― L.M. Montgomery quotes

“I believe the nicest and sweetest days are not those on which anything very splendid or wonderful or exciting happens but just those that bring simple little pleasures, following one another softly, like pearls slipping off a string.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“Look at that sea, girls–all silver and shadow and vision of things not seen. We couldn’t enjoy its loveliness any more if we had millions of dollars and ropes of diamonds.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“Oh, sometimes I think it is of no use to make friends. They only go out of your life after awhile and leave a hurt that is worse than the emptiness before they came.”
― L.M. Montgomery

7 Comments


  1. Some great quotes here and guidelines to live life well. Humor is a necessary daily ingredient. Happy Writing!

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  2. This has been my favorite so far, I think. Every quote seemed worded exactly as it should. They each held a special relevance. I am enarmored with her voice. Once again, thank you!

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  3. The October and “dear old world” quotes alone made me smile today. Thanks for sharing . .

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