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We're not perfect. Any of us. We make mistakes, we screw up but then we forgive and move forward

Nicholas Sparks in The Last Song

The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it.

J.M. Barrie in Peter PanCourage, Flying

A room without books is like a body without soul

Kami Garcia in Sixteen Moons - eine unsterbliche liebe

I think ... if it is true that there are as many minds as there are heads, then there are as many kinds of love as there are hearts.

Leo Tolstoi in Anna Karenina

You will never be able to escape from your heart. So it is better to listen to what it has to say!

Paulo Coelho in The AlchemistHeart

Every second he breathed, the smell of the grass, the cool air on his face, was so precious: to think that people had years and years, time to waste, so much time it dragged, and he was clinging to each second.

Joanne K. Rowling in Harry Potter

'KILL ME!'
And then Newt's eyes cleared, as if he'd gained one last trembling gasp of sanity, and his voice softened.
'Please, Tommy. Please.'
With his heart falling into a black abyss, Thomas pulled the trigger.

James Dashner in The Maze Runner - in der Todeszone

Without Pain, How Could We Know Joy?

John Green in The Fault in Our StarsPain, Joy

They danced down the streets like dingledodies, and I shambled after as I’ve been doing all my life after people who interest me, because the only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars and in the middle you see the blue centerlight pop and everybody goes ‘Awww!’ What did they call such young people in Goethe’s Germany?

Jack Kerouac in On the Road

So in America when the sun goes down and I sit on the old broken-down river pier watching the long, long skies over New Jersey and sense all that raw land that rolls in one unbelievable huge bulge over to the West Coast, and all that road going, and all the people dreaming in the immensity of it, and in Iowa I know by now the children must be crying in the land where they let the children cry, and tonight the stars'll be out, and don't you know that God is Pooh Bear? the evening star must be drooping and shedding her sparkler dims on the prairie, which is just before the coming of complete night that blesses the earth, darkens all the rivers, cups the peaks and folds the final shore in, and nobody, nobody knows what's going to happen to anybody besides the forlorn rags of growing old, I think of Dean Moriarty, I even think of Old Dean Moriarty the father we never found, I think of Dean Moriarty.

Jack Kerouac in On the Road

So in America when the sun goes down and I sit on the old broken-down river pier watching the long, long skies over New Jersey and sense all that raw land that rolls in one unbelievable huge bulge over to the West Coast, and all that road going, and all the people dreaming in the immensity of it, and in Iowa I know by now the children must be crying in the land where they let the children cry, and tonight the stars'll be out, and don't you know that God is Pooh Bear? the evening star must be drooping and shedding her sparkler dims on the prairie, which is just before the coming of complete night that blesses the earth, darkens all the rivers, cups the peaks and folds the final shore in, and nobody, nobody knows what's going to happen to anybody besides the forlorn rags of growing old, I think of Dean Moriarty, I even think of Old Dean Moriarty the father we never found, I think of Dean Moriarty.

Jack Kerouac in On the Road

That's the thing about pain. It demands to be felt.

John Green in The Fault in Our StarsPain

If you never tell anyone the truth about yourself, eventually you start to forget (...). If I kept them all inside,my memories of them would start to diaappear,. And then I would disappear.

Cassandra Clare in The Mortal Instruments - City of Heavenly Fire

Everytime I think I'm missing a piece of me, you give it back.

Cassandra Clare in The Mortal Instruments - City of Heavenly Fire

Because the world isn't divided into the special and the ordinary.
Everyone has the potential to be extra ordinary. As long as you have a soul and free will, you can be anything, do anything, choose anything.

Cassandra Clare in The Mortal Instruments - City of Heavenly Fire

Wha if 'yes' was the right answer instead of 'no'? What if what made me do all those things everyone thought I shouldn't have done was what also had got me here? What if I was never redeemed? What if I already was?

Cherly Strayed in Wild - A Journey from lost to found

Alone had always felt like an actual place to me, as if it weren't a state of being, but rather a room where I could retreat to be who I really was. (...) Alone wasn't a room anymore, but the whole wide world, and now I was alone in that world, occupying it in a way I never had before.

Cherly Strayed in Wild - A Journey from lost to found

I'd loved books in my regular life, but on the trail, they'd taken on even greater meaning. They were the world I could lose myself in when the one I was actually in became too lonely or harsh or difficult to bear.

Cherly Strayed in Wild - A Journey from lost to found

Fear, to great extent, is born of a story we tell ourselves, and so I chose to tell myself a different story from the one women are told. I decided I was safe. I was strong. I was brave. Nothing could vanquish me.

Cherly Strayed in Wild - A Journey from lost to found

I would want things to be different than they were. The wanting was a wilderness and i had to find my own way out of the woods.

Cherly Strayed in Wild - A Journey from lost to found

I considered my options. There was only one, I knew. There was always only one. To keep walking.

Cherly Strayed in Wild - A Journey from lost to found

Otto thought it ironic that he had fought for a freedom that his friends and family at home did not have. Well, that's how it went sometimes.

Dan Verner in On Wings of the Morning

What a wonderful girl - young woman. The future looked brighter suddenly. Now all he had to do was survive the next mission. And the ones after it.

Dan Verner in On Wings of the Morning

There are memories that time does not erase... Forever does not make loss forgettable, only bearable.

Cassandra Clare in The Mortal Instruments - City of Heavenly Fire

'I don´t know why I ever helped you.'
'Because you like broken things.'

Cassandra Clare in The Mortal Instruments - City of Heavenly Fire

Temper us in fire and we grow strong. When we suffer, we survive.

Cassandra Clare in The Mortal Instruments - City of Heavenly Fire

If you want to see the true measure of a man, watch how he treats his inferiors, not his equals. [Sirius Black]

Joanne K. Rowling in Harry Potter - und der Feuerkelch

It is always important to know when something has reached its end. Closing circles, shutting doors, finishing chapters, it doesn’t matter what we call it; what matters is to leave in the past those moments in life that are over.

Paulo Coelho in The Zahir

There's a difference between really loving someone and loving the idea of her

Gillian Flynn in Gone GirlLove

Laters, Baby.

E.L. James in Fifty Shades of Grey

I wouldn't throw myself in front of the princess, I would throw myself in front of you!

Richelle Mead in Dimitri Belikov

What I need is a dandelion in the spring.
-Kateniss

Suzanne Collins in Die Tribute von Panem - Flammender Zorn

If we are all alone, then that's also somthing we have together.

Cecelia Ahern in P.S. I Love YouSolitude & Being Alone

The only way out of this labyrinth of suffering is to forgive.

John Green in Looking for AlaskaForgiveness & Mercy

Let your inner DORK shine through.

Rachel Renee Russell in Dork Diaries: Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life

I'll let you go. If you stay.

Gayle Forman in If I Stay

Sometimes you make choices in life, and sometimes choices make you.

Gayle Forman in If I StayDecisions

Maybe 'okay' will be our 'always'.

John Green in The Fault in Our Stars

The world is not a wish-granting factory.

John Green in The Fault in Our Stars

Some infinities are bigger than other infinities.

John Green in The Fault in Our StarsEternity

I need a chapter break.

Colleen Hoover

It's real, Six. You can't get mad at a real ending. Some of them are ugly. It's the fake happily ever afters that should piss you off.

Colleen Hoover in Hopeless

I want you to help them open...because I need you to watch me give you the very last piece of my heart.

Colleen Hoover in Hopeless

Fuck all the firsts,Sky.The only thing that matters to me with you are the forevers.

Colleen Hoover in Hopeless

The sky is always beautiful.Even when it's dark or rainy or cloudy,it's still beautiful to look at...it'll be there no matter what...and I know it'll always be beautiful.

Colleen Hoover in Hopeless

Once upon a time,
a little girl was raised by monsters.

But angels burned the doorways to their world, and she was all alone.

Laini Taylor in Zwischen den Welten - Daughter of Smoke and Bone - Zwischen den Welten - Daughter of Smoke and Bone

We can be only who we are; no more, no less.

Terry Goodkind in Das Schwert der Wahrheit - Das erste Gesetz der MagieCharacter

A DEFINITION NOT FOUND IN THE DICTIONARY
Not leaving: an act of trust and love, often deciphered by children.

Markus Zusak in The Book Thief

You challenge me and I feel more alive than I have done in years

Ivory Quinn in Obsession - Darkness FallsAmbition

Things never happen the same way twice.

C.S. Lewis in Die Chroniken von Narnia