9 Quotes from The Bad Beginning book by Lemony Snicket

Hello. I am Deepak Kundu, an avid book reader and quotes collector. Here is a list of 9 quotes that I liked and saved while reading The Bad Beginning book by Lemony Snicket. I hope you enjoy reading them.

The Bad Beginning Quotes

If you are interested in stories with happy endings, you would be better off reading some other book. In this book, not only is there no happy ending, there is no happy beginning and very few happy things in the middle. - The Bad Beginning

To be in one’s own room, in one’s own bed, can often make a bleak situation a little better. - The Bad Beginning

I don’t know if you’ve ever noticed this, but first impressions are often entirely wrong. You can look at a painting for the first time, for example, and not like it at all, but after looking at it a little longer you may find it very pleasing. - The Bad Beginning

The worst surroundings in the world can be tolerated if the people in them are interesting and kind. - The Bad Beginning

Sometimes, just saying that you hate something, and having someone agree with you, can make you feel better about a terrible situation. - The Bad Beginning

I hate everything about our lives right now, but we have to keep our chin up. - The Bad Beginning

It is a sad truth in life that when someone has lost a loved one, friends sometimes avoid the person, just when the presence of friends is most needed. - The Bad Beginning

A good, long session of weeping can often make you feel better, even if your circumstances have not changed one bit. - The Bad Beginning

The really frightening thing about Olaf was that he was very smart after all. He wasn’t merely an unsavory drunken brute, but an unsavory, clever drunken brute. - The Bad Beginning