Top F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Inspirational Image quotes and Sayings from his books

Top F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Inspirational Image quotes and Sayings from His book

best  F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes

This is a collection of the best inspirational image quotes of F. Scott Fitzgerald from his books and his life.
Who is F. Scott Fitzgerald?

Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald was an American fiction writer, whose works helped to illustrate the flamboyance and excess of the Jazz Age. While he achieved popular success, fame, and fortune in his lifetime, he did not receive much critical acclaim until after his death
Born: September 24, 1896
Died: December 21, 1940

Famous books The Great Gatsby, Tender Is the Night, This Side of Paradise, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. The Beautiful and Damned and he has also great short stories.

Show me a hero“Show me a hero, and I’ll write you a tragedy.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald

best  F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes

Reserving judgments“Reserving judgments is a matter of infinite hope.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

“Cut out all these exclamation points. An exclamation point is like laughing at your own joke.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald

“They slipped briskly into an intimacy from which they never recovered.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise

The Great Gatsby: can I repeat the past?

“Can’t repeat the past?… Why of course you can!”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

“It was always the becoming he dreamed of, never the being.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise

best  F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes

best  F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes

“Let us learn to show our friendship for a man when he is alive and not after he is dead.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

“I’m not sentimental–I’m as romantic as you are. The idea, you know,
is that the sentimental person thinks things will last–the romantic
a person has a desperate confidence that they won’t.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise

“You see I usually find myself among strangers because I drift here and there trying to forget the sad things that happened to me.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

 F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes

“I was within and without, simultaneously enchanted and repelled by the inexhaustible variety of life.”
― Fitzgerald F. Scott, The Great Gatsby

“He smiled understandingly-much more than understandingly. It was one of those rare smiles with a quality of eternal reassurance in it, that you may come across four or five times in life. It faced–or seemed to face–the whole eternal world for an instant, and then concentrated on you with an irresistible prejudice in your favor. It understood you just as far as you wanted to be understood, believed in you as you would like to believe in yourself, and assured you that it had precisely the impression of you that, at your best, you hoped to convey.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

I wasn’t actually in love

“I wasn’t actually in love, but I felt a sort of tender curiosity.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

 F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes

 F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes

 F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes

 F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes

 F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes

 F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes

 “I want to know you moved and breathed in the same world with me.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Short Stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald

“They’re a rotten crowd’, I shouted across the lawn. ‘You’re worth the whole damn bunch put together.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

“You’ll find another.’
God! Banish the thought. Why don’t you tell me that ‘if the girl had been worth having she’d have waited for you’? No, sir, the girl really worth having won’t wait for anybody.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise

 F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes

“Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

“You don’t write because you want to say something, you write because you have something to say.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald

“It was only a sunny smile, and little it cost in the giving, but like morning light it scattered the night and made the day worth living.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald

 F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes

Things are sweeter when they’re lost

“Things are sweeter when they’re lost. I know–because once I wanted something and got it. It was the only thing I ever wanted badly, Dot, and when I got it turned to dust in my hand.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Beautiful and Damned

There are all kinds of love

“There are all kinds of love in this world but never the same love twice.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald

“Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald

The loneliest moment in someone’s life 

“The loneliest moment in someone’s life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald

 F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes

 F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes

“Grown-up, and that is a terribly hard thing to do. It is much easier to skip it and go from one childhood to another.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald

“Here’s to alcohol, the rose-colored glasses of life.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Beautiful and Damned

“A woman should be able to kiss a man beautifully and romantically without any desire to be either his wife or his mistress.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Beautiful and Damned

 F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes
  F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes

“There are only the pursued, the pursuing, the busy and the tired.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

“Whenever you feel like criticizing anyone…just remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages that you’ve had.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald

“In my younger and more vulnerable years, my father gave me some advice that I’ve been turning over in my mind ever since.
“Whenever you feel like criticizing anyone,” he told me, “just remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages that you’ve had.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

 F. Scott Fitzgerald inspirational quotes

“That is part of the beauty of all literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings, that you’re not lonely and isolated from anyone. You belong.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald

“I don’t want to repeat my innocence. I want the pleasure of losing it again.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise

“Angry, and a half in love with her, and tremendously sorry, I turned away.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

“I fell in love with her courage, her sincerity, and her flaming self-respect. And it’s these things I’d believe in, even if the whole world indulged in wild suspicions that she wasn’t all she should be. I love her and it is the beginning of everything.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald

“New friends can often have a better time together than old friends.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, Tender is the Night

“I felt a haunting loneliness sometimes, and felt it in others–young clerks in the dusk, wasting the most poignant moments of night and life.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

“And I like large parties. They’re so intimate. At small parties, there isn’t any privacy.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

“And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby