Do you have a favorite first line from a novel? I don't know if I can select just one, but I sure had fun reading the list of the top 100.
Regardless of whether you've read the books, or agree with the selection, you'll probably recognize many famous first lines from the list generated a few years ago by Illinois State University's American Book Review.
I've included a link to a web:
Have fun, and let me know which one is your favorite!