Top 100 Mitch Albom Quotes From The American Writer

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Renowned American author, Mitch Albom, is also a musician and journalist.

His books are inspirational. He wrote his very first book to pay the medical bills of Morrie, a character about which he talks in a later novel.

The following best Mitch Albom quotes include Mitch Albom book quotes, and Mitch Albom Timekeeper quotes. His book quotes about family revolve around Mitch Albom love quotes, famous death quotes, death in the family quotes, and 'have a little faith' Mitch Albom quotes. Quotes from his famous novels include 'Tuesdays With Morrie' love quotes, 'Tuesdays With Morrie' quotes with page numbers, and more.

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Mitch Albom Love Quotes

These loving quotes will take out all the anger and hatred from your mind.

1. “Love always wins.”

- Mitch Albom, 'Tuesdays With Morrie'.

2. "But love takes many forms, and it is never the same for any man and woman."

- Mitch Albom, 'The Five People You Meet In Heaven'.

3. “Love is the only rational act.”

- Mitch Albom, 'Tuesdays With Morrie'.

4. “Life has to end. Love doesn’t.”

- Mitch Albom, ' The Five People You Meet In Heaven'.

5. “Love each other or perish.”

- Mitch Albom, 'Tuesdays With Morrie'.

6. “Every life has one true love snapshot.”

- Mitch Albom, ' The Five People You Meet In Heaven'.

7. “The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in.”

- Mitch Albom, 'Tuesdays With Morrie'.

8. "For the rest of his life, whenever he thought of Marguerite, Eddie...would feel the same arterial burst of love."

- Mitch Albom, 'The Five People You Meet In Heaven'.

9. "Life is a series of pulls back and forth... A tension of opposites...Which side wins? Love wins. Love always wins"

- Mitch Albom, 'Tuesdays With Morrie'.

10. “Love does not make you a fool.”

- Mitch Albom, 'The Timekeeper'.

11. “Love is how you stay alive, even after you are gone.”

- Mitch Albom, 'Tuesdays With Morrie'.

12. “Holding on to things only breaks your heart.”

- Mitch Albom, 'The Timekeeper'.

13. “She had a bottomless well of love for me. Her only flaw was that she didn’t make me work for it.”

- Mitch Albom, 'For One More Day'.

14. “Sometimes, when you are not getting the love you want, giving makes you think you will.”

- Mitch Albom, 'The Timekeeper'.

15. “I love you every day. And now I will miss you every day.”

- Mitch Albom, 'For One More Day'.

16. “Loss is as old as life itself. But for all our evolution, we are yet to receive it.”

- Mitch Albom, 'The Next Person You Meet In Heaven'.

17. "One day spent with someone you love can change everything."

- Mitch Albom, 'For One More Day'.

18. "Love comes when it comes.”

- Mitch Albom, 'The Next Person You Meet In Heaven'.

19. “Love, like rain, can nourish from above, drenching couples with a soaking joy.”

- Mitch Albom, 'The Five People You Meet In Heaven'.

20. “First loves often remain in the heart, like plants that cannot grow in sunlight.”

- Mitch Albom, 'The Next Person You Meet In Heaven'.

Mitch Albom Quotes About Death

These sayings will console you when someone you know is eternally asleep. Read on as you never stopped loving the lost ones.

21. "The truth is, once you learn how to die, you learn how to live."

- Mitch Albom, 'Tuesdays With Morrie'.

22. "The tale of your life is written second by second, as shifting as the flip of a pencil to an eraser.”

- Mitch Albom, 'The Next Person You Meet In Heaven'.

23. "Death ends a life, not a relationship."

- Mitch Albom, 'Tuesdays With Morrie'.

24. “You lose something every day you live, sometimes it’s as tiny as the breath you just expelled, sometimes it’s so big you think you won’t survive it.”

- Mitch Albom, 'The Next Person You Meet In Heaven'.

25. "'Everyone knows they're going to die,' he said again, 'but nobody believes it, if we did, we would do things differently'."

- Mitch Albom, 'Tuesdays With Morrie'.

26. “Nothing haunts us like the things we don’t say.”

- Mitch Albom, 'Have A Little Faith'.

27. "Sharing tales of those we've lost is how we keep from really losing them."

- Mitch Albom, 'For One More Day'.

28. “Lost love is still love. It takes a different form.”

- Mitch Albom, 'The Five People You Meet In Heaven'.

29. “I think what you notice most when you haven’t been home in a while is how much the trees have grown around your memories.”

- Mitch Albom, 'For One More Day'.

30. “I had the coldest realization that time was running out.”

- Mitch Albom, 'Tuesdays With Morrie'.

31. "Death doesn't just take someone, it misses someone else, and in the small distance between being taken and being missed, lives are changed."

- Mitch Albom, 'The Five People You Meet In Heaven'.

32. "In the end, they wanna hold somebody's hand. And that's real to me."

- Mitch Albom

33. “Dying? Not the end of everything. We think it is. But what happens on Earth is only the beginning.”

- Mitch Albom, 'The Five People You Meet In Heaven'.

34. "I believe the biggest themes of life are put into the best focus when held up against the very sharp light of mortality."

35. "All who are born are always dying."

- Mitch Albom, 'The Timekeeper'.

36. "I believe that you live on inside the hearts and minds of everyone you've touched while you were here on earth."

37. "We are, as we die, who we most were in life."

- Mitch Albom, 'The Timekeeper'.

38. "This is a story about a man named Eddie and it begins at the end, with Eddie dying in the sun."

- Mitch Albom, 'The Five People You Meet In Heaven'.

39. “Ends are for yesterday, not tomorrows.”

- Mitch Albom, 'The Timekeeper'.

40. "After seeing how little work and careers really mean when you reach the end of your life, I put a new emphasis on things I believe count more."

- Mitch Albom

Quotations From 'Tuesdays With Morrie'

Mitch Albom quotes remind of pieces of your childhoods.

Loving quotes from 'Tuesdays With Morrie' are like peeking into someone's life through a looking glass.

41. “Don’t let go too soon, but don’t hold on too long.”

- Mitch Albom.

42. "Only an open heart will allow you to float equally between everyone."

- Mitch Albom.

43. “What if today were my last day on earth?”

- Mitch Albom.

44. "It's knowing that your family will be there watching out for you. Nothing else will give you that."

- Mitch Albom.

45. “Accept who you are; and revel in it.”

- Mitch Albom.

46. “Forgive yourself before you die. Then forgive others.”

- Mitch Albom.

47. “Don’t cling to things because everything is impermanent.”

- Mitch Albom.

48. “The culture we have does not make people feel good about themselves. And you have to be strong enough to say if the culture doesn’t work, don’t buy it.”

- Mitch Albom.

49. “If you really want it, then you’ll make your dream happen.”

- Mitch Albom.

50. “Aging is not just decaying…it’s growth. It’s more than the negative that you’re going to die, it’s also the positive that you understand that you’re going to die, and that you live a better life because of it.”

- Mitch Albom.

51. “Find someone to share your heart, give to your community, be at peace with yourself, try to be as human as you can be.”

- Mitch Albom.

52. "Detachment doesn’t mean you don’t let the experience penetrate you. On the contrary, you let it penetrate you fully."

- Mitch Albom.

53. "I give myself a good cry if I need it, but then I concentrate on all good things still in my life."

- Mitch Albom.

54. “If you’re always battling against getting older, you’re always going to be unhappy, because it will happen anyhow.”

- Mitch Albom.

55. "I like myself better when I'm with you."

- Mitch Albom.

56. “The fact is, there is no foundation, no secure ground, upon which people may stand today if it isn’t the family.”

- Mitch Albom.

57. "There is no such thing as 'too late' in life."

- Mitch Albom.

58. “What’s wrong with being number two?”

- Mitch Albom.

59. "People are only mean when they are threatened."

- Mitch Albom.

60. “Do I wither up and disappear, or do I make the best of my time left?”

- Mitch Albom.

Mitch Albom 'For One More Day' Quotes

These quotations talk about sacrifice and the love that is never truly gone.

61. “His songs half written, his work half done, who knows what paths his bruised feet trod, what hills of peace or pain he won?”

- Mitch Albom.

62. “You get shut out of your only child's life, you feel like a steel door has been locked; you're banging, but they just can't hear you. ”

- Mitch Albom.

63. "I seemed to be aging while standing still."

- Mitch Albom.

64. “What is it about childhood that never lets you go, even when you’re so wrecked it’s hard to believe you ever were a child.”

- Mitch Albom.

65. "A funeral is no place for secrets."

- Mitch Albom.

66. “I don’t know what it is about the food your mother makes for you, especially when it’s something that anyone can make - but it carries a certain taste of memory.”

- Mitch Albom.

67. "It's like this line is drawn somewhere in the world and if you never cross it, you'll never consider throwing yourself off a building."

- Mitch Albom.

68. “That's how my father was, he started things with an aim to finish them.”

- Mitch Albom.

69. "I carried a baseball glove because he loved baseball, and I took every hardball he threw, even the ones that stung my hands so badly I thought I would scream."

- Mitch Albom.

70. “The more you defend a lie, the angrier you become.”

- Mitch Albom.

71. "One day can bend your life."

- Mitch Albom.

72. “Kids chase the love that eludes them.”

- Mitch Albom.

73. "Going back to something is harder than you think."

- Mitch Albom.

74. “You need to keep people close, you need to give them access to your heart.”

- Mitch Albom.

75. "Sticking with your family is what makes it a family."

- Mitch Albom.

76. “I also believe that parents, if they love you, will hold you up safely, above their swirling waters, and sometimes that means you’ll never know what they endured, and you may treat them unkindly, in a way you otherwise wouldn’t.”

- Mitch Albom.

77. "There is everything you know and there is everything that happens. When the two do not line up, you make a choice."

- Mitch Albom.

78. “Secrets tear you apart.”

- Mitch Albom.

79. “A child embarrassed by his mother - is just a child who hasn’t lived long enough.”

- Mitch Albom.

80. “Part of me knows one more day won't do anything except postpone the heartbreak.”

- Mitch Albom.

Mitch Albom 'The Five People You Meet In Heaven' Quotes

Mitch Albom quotes are loved by parents too.

Quotes from this novel show how the lives of two people who are opposites, can intersect. The following quotes are all from 'The Five People You Meet In Heaven'.

81. "Sacrifice is a part of life. It's supposed to be. It's not something to regret. It's something to aspire to."

- Mitch Albom.

82. “This is the greatest gift God can give you: to understand what happened in your life. To have it explained. It is the peace you have been searching for.”

- Mitch Albom.

83. "Sometimes when you sacrifice something precious, you're not really losing it. You're just passing it on to someone else."

- Mitch Albom.

84. “No story sits by itself. Sometimes stories meet at corners and sometimes they cover one another completely, like stones beneath a river.”

- Mitch Albom.

85. "Holding anger is a poison...It eats you from inside...We think that by hating someone we hurt them...But hatred is a curved blade...and the harm we do to others...we also do to ourselves."

- Mitch Albom.

86. “That’s what heaven is. You get to make sense of your yesterdays.”

- Mitch Albom.

87. "All parents damage their children. It cannot be helped. Youth, like pristine glass, absorbs the prints of its handlers. Some parents smudge, others crack, a few shatter childhoods completely into jagged little pieces, beyond repair."

- Mitch Albom.

88. “Things that happen before you are born still affect you. And people who come before your time affect you as well.”

- Mitch Albom.

89. "All endings are also beginnings. We just don't know it at the time."

- Mitch Albom.

90. "People think of Heaven as a paradise garden, a place where they can float on clouds and laze in rivers and mountains. But scenery without solace is meaningless."

- Mitch Albom.

91. "Heaven can be found in the most unlikely corners."

- Mitch Albom.

92. “It’s fixed.”

- Mitch Albom.

93. " 'You have peace,' the old woman said, 'when you make it with yourself'."

- Mitch Albom.

94. "As always with Marguerite, Eddie mostly wants to freeze time."

- Mitch Albom.

95. "Each affects the other, and the other affects the next, and the world is full of stories, but the stories are all one."

- Mitch Albom.

96. "Young men go to war. Sometimes because they have to, sometimes because they want to. Always, they feel they are supposed to. This comes from the sad, layered stories of life, which over the centuries have seen courage confused with picking up arms, and cowardice confused with laying them down."

- Mitch Albom.

97. "The only time we waste is the time we spend thinking we are alone."

- Mitch Albom.

98. "Sometimes you have to do things when sad things happen."

- Mitch Albom.

99. “Strangers are just family you have yet to come to know.”

- Mitch Albom.

100. "She will hold his hand and tell him God is proud of him for being a good boy on his birthday, and that will make the world feel right-side up again."

- Mitch Albom.

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