3 Day Quote Challenge – Day 2

Hello and welcome to day 2 of the 3 day quote challenge!

I was tagged by the awe-inspiring Arden @ Phantom Paper. She conveniently happens to have a wonderlicious book blog and you should absolutely pay her a visit.

This is a marvelous challenge in which I get to share some of my favourite quotes over three days and tag fellow bloggers to challenge them do the same.



  • Thank the person who nominated you.
  • Post a quote for three consecutive days (1 quote for each day).
  • Share why this quote appeals so much to you.
  • Nominate 3 different bloggers


Quote of the day


This quote is from Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender by Leslye Walton which is a novel filled with gorgeous quotes. I really like this one because, in a way, I tend to think the same way. I like counting how many days (2740), hours (65,760), minutes (3,945,600), seconds (236,736,000), nanoseconds (2.36736e+17) I have been together with my husband. Just for fun. I happen to find it fascinating. I also like to think how far I would get if all those seconds were actually steps (I could walk 4.14 times around the world). What about if they were baby carrots? In how many days could I eat them all? (I would have to eat 6485 baby carrots a day for a hundred years. Let’s not take the seconds as baby carrots.)

I know I’m weird but think how super cool it is. What’s there not to love about stats.

I also absolutely loved the book.

Quote in text:

“By this point Viviane Lavender had loved Jack Griffith for twelve years, which was far more than half of her life. If she thought of her love as a commodity and were to, say, eat it, it would fill 4,745 cherry pies. If she were to preserve it, she would need 23,725 glass jars and labels and a basement spanning the length of Pinnacle Lane.

If she were to drink it, she’d drown.”

― Leslye Walton, The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender


I tag:

Lauren @ Northern Plunder,



Meaghan @ The Words Gremlin

I would love to read through some quotes you love! But don’t feel forced to do the challenge if you don’t want to 😊


Are you a weird stats-lover like me? What’s your favourite quote?

Thank you so much for reading!

– Pauliina

6 thoughts on “3 Day Quote Challenge – Day 2

  1. Aww shucks, thank you!! You’re the absolute sweetest, babeeee!

    I think I’m in the middle, I stop myself from getting too carried away by stats as it overwhelms me by its magnitude! This quote is brilliantly written, the last line packs a punch. And lollll, yes, let’s not get into what those seconds mean in baby carrots(I don’t love it THAT much to calculate it :P) Now I’m curious as to your 3rd and last quote!


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