Quote Posts

Why would you be given wings if you weren’t meant to fly?

— Leslye Walton

We believe in the wrong things. That’s what frustrates me the most. Not the lack of belief, but the belief in the wrong things. You want meaning? Well, the meanings are out there. We’re just so damn good at reading them wrong.

Eleanor was right. She never looked nice. She looked like art, and art wasn’t supposed to look nice; it was supposed to make you feel something.

— Rainbow Rowell, Eleanor & Park

Because Margo knows the secret of leaving, the secret I have only just now learned; leaving feels good and pure only when you leave something important, something that mattered to you. Pulling life out by the roots. But you can’t do that until your life has grown roots.

— John Green, Paper Towns

Books are my friends, my companions. They make me laugh and cry and find meaning in life.

— Christopher Paolini, Eragon

The moon is a loyal companion. It never leaves. It’s always there, watching, steadfast, knowing us in our light and dark moments, changing forever just as we do. Every day it’s a different version of itself. Sometimes weak and wan, sometimes strong and full of light. The moon understands what it means to be human. Uncertain. Alone. Cratered by imperfections.

— Tahereh Mafi, Shatter Me

Becoming fearless isn’t the point. That’s impossible. It’s learning how to control your fear, and how to be free from it.

— Veronica Roth, Divergent