Overall Rank: 305
"Brenda was six when she fell out of the apple tree."
Overall Rank: 151
"You are about to begin reading Italo Calvino's new novel, If on a winter's night a traveler.Stai per cominciare a leggere il nuovo romanzo Se una notte d’inverno un viaggiatore di Italo Calvino."
Overall Rank: 165
"The world is what it is; men who are nothing, who allow themselves to become nothing, have no place in it."
Overall Rank: 282
"I have never seen anything like it: two little discs of glass suspended in front of his eyes in loops of wire. Is he blind?"
Overall Rank: 167
"My name is Ruth."
Overall Rank: 548
"The Elite Cafe was entered by a staircase from the foyer of a cinema. "
Overall Rank: 417
"It was a wrong number that started it, the telephone ringing three times in the dead of night, and the voice on the other end asking for someone he was not."
Overall Rank: 351
"Sophie couldn't sleep. A brilliant moonbeam was slanting through a gap in the curtains. It was shining right onto her pillow."
Overall Rank: 565
"There are the so-called inert gases in the air we breathe."
Overall Rank: 572
"As my cab pulled of FDR Drive, somewhere in the early Hundreds, a low-slung Tomohawk full of black guys came sharking out of lane and slopped in fast right across our bows."