Top Ten Tuesday is a bookish list meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. Go over there and check out other bloggers’ lists or write your own and link it up there. This week’s topic is favorite quotes.
I haven’t always paid attention to quotes, but I do pick some out that I like every now and then. I don’t think I’ve done a post like this before, so I’m going to choose some quotes from some things that I read a long time ago.
We accept the love we think we deserve.
from The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
Words are the thread in the fabric of the universe
from The Siren by Tiffany Reisz
“Life,” he says ‘”doesn’t have to be so bad all of the time. We don’t have to be anxious about everything. We can just be. We can get up, anticipate that the day will probably have a few good moments and a few bad ones, and then just deal with it. Take it all in and deal as best we can.”
from Where Things Come Back by John Corey Whaley
Words were different when they lived inside of you.
from Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz
Maybe some people are just meant to be in the same story.
from I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson
There are all these moments you don’t think you will survive. And then you survive.
from Two Boys Kissing by David Levithan
People really are like a house with vast rooms and tiny windows. And maybe it’s a good thing, the way we never stop surprising each other.
from Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli
My point is, it takes a special person to cry over a book. It show compassion as well as imagination… Don’t ever lose that.
from George by Alex Gino
The problem with getting your hopes too far up is: it’s a long way down.
from The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon
Human nature is both predictable and mysterious; prone to great and sudden advances, yet still mired in despicable self-interest.
from Scythe by Neal Shusterman
Those are my picks this week!