Top Ten Inspiring Quotes from Books

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April 14: Top Ten Inspiring Quotes from Books

“You give away nice like it doesn't cost you anything.”
Rainbow Rowell, Fangirl

“Things are rough all over.”
S.E. Hinton, The Outsiders

“I can’t believe I only knew you for a year and a half—how can one person change you in two football seasons?”
Heather Demetrios, I'll Meet You There

“Once you want something, everything changes.”
Ally Condie, Matched

“It is strange how we hold on to the pieces of the past while we wait for our futures.”
Ally Condie, Matched

“It's the choosing that's important, isn't it?”
Lois Lowry, The Giver

“It matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

“When I look at my room, I see a girl who loves books.”
John Green, Looking for Alaska

“You don't get to choose if you get hurt in this world...but you do have some say in who hurts you. I like my choices.”
John Green, The Fault in Our Stars

“The world is not a wish-granting factory.”
John Green, The Fault in Our Stars

“Sometimes writing is running downhill, your fingers jerking behind you on the keyboard the way your legs do when they can’t quite keep up with gravity.”
Rainbow Rowell, Fangirl

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  1. The quote from I'll Meet You There definitely has made me want to read it! I've been seeing it around quite a lot. I also love your quote from Looking for Alaska. It's my favorite John Green book. :D
    Krystianna @ Downright Dystopian

    1. Hi,
      You should read it. I love it, I would re-read it just because I liked it that much!
      Looking for Alaska was amazing. Thank you for stopping by and Happy Reading!


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