No matter how perfect the day is, it always has to end.Ending0
I know love and lust don't always keep the same company.Love, Passion0
The right thing isn't always real obvious. Sometimes the right thing for one person is the wrong thing for someone else. So... good luck figuring that out.0
Even more, I had never meant to love him. One thing I truly knew - knew it in the pit of my stomach, in the center of my bones, knew it from the crown of my head to the soles of my feet, knew it deep in my empty chest - was how love gave someone the power to break you.0
I like the night. Without the dark, we'd never see the stars.Darkness, Night & Evening, Stars0
If I could dream at all, it would be about you. And I'm not ashamed of it.0
'And you're worried, not because you're headed to meet a houseful of vampires, but because you think those vampires won't approve of you, correct?'
'That's right,' I answered immediately, hiding my surprise at his casual use of the word.
He shook his head. 'You're incredible.'
Surely it was a good way to die, in the place of someone else, someone I loved.Death, Selflessness0
About three things I was absolutely positive:
First, Edward was a vampire.
Second, there was a part of him - and I didn’t know how potent that part might be-that thirsted for my blood.
And third, I was unconditionally and irrevocably in love with him.
Bella: 'Look, you gotta give me some answers.'
Edward: 'Yes. No. To get to the other side. 1.772453.'
Bella: 'I don't want to know what the square root of Pi is.'
[Riddle for Gollum]
Bilbo Baggins: 'What have I got in my pocket?'
'I miss you,' I whispered.
'I know, Bella. Believe me, I know. It's like you've taken half my self away with you.'
'But I don't want to go among mad people,' said Alice.
'Oh you can't help that,' said the cat.
'We're all mad here. I'm mad. You're mad.'
'How do you know I'm mad?' asked Alice.
'You must be,' said the cat, 'or you wouldn't have come.'
If you live to be hundred, I hope i live to be hundred minus one day. So I never have to live without you.Friendship, Love declerations, Children's Books0
Her greatest problem was that she was a woman of the twenty-second century living in the twenty-first, and making no secret of the fact either. Did she pay a price? She certainly did.0
By all means continue destroying my possessions, I daresay I have too many.Albus Dumbledore0
...yet, sadly, accidental rudeness occurs alarmingly often.Kindness, Albus Dumbledore0
Where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.Heart0
'...Do we walk in legends or on the green earth in the daylight?'
'A man may do both,' said Aragorn. 'For not we but those who come after will make the legends of our time. The green earth, say you? That is a mighty matter of legend, though you tread it under the light of day!'
You can't force love, I realized. It's there or it isn't. If it's not there, you've got to be able to admit it. If it is there, you've got to do whatever it takes to protect the ones you love.Love0
I read a book one day and my whole life was changed.Books, Reading0
The first thing I learned at school was that some people are idiots; the second thing I learned was that some are even worse.Foolishness, Society0
I don't want to be a tree; I want to be its meaning.Trees0
I am not pretty. I am not beautiful. I am as radiant as the sun0
Thrall: 'The beginning of wisdom is the statement 'I do not know.' The person who cannot make that statement is one who will never learn anything. And I have prided myself on my ability to learn.'Learning0
...when I was a kid and rode in cars I used to imagine I held a big scythe in my hand and cut down all the trees and posts and even sliced every hill that zoomed past the window.Children & Childhood, Imagination0
You have brains in your head.
You have feet in your shoes.
You can steer yourself
any direction you choose.
You're on your own.
And you know what you know.
And YOU are the one who'll decide where to go...
Step with care and great tact
And remember that Life's a Great Balancing Act
Just never forget to be dexterous and deft
And never mix up your right foot with your left.
I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.0
I am the Lorax, and I'll yell and I'll shout for the fine things on earth that are on their way out!0
What if we knew what tomorrow would bring? Would we fix it? Could we?0
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.0
Albus Dumbledore: 'You have shown bravery beyond anything I could have expected of you tonight, Harry. You have shown bravery equal to those who died fighting Voldemort at the height of his powers. You have shouldered a grown wizard's burden and found yourself equal to it.'Albus Dumbledore0
For a fleeting instant, Harry thought he saw a gleam of something like triumph in Dumbledore's eyes.0
A child's voice, however honest and true, is meaningless to those who've forgotten how to listen.Children & Childhood, Albus Dumbledore, Listening0
Peeta: 'My nightmares are usally about losing you.'0
Remus Lupin: 'You can exist without your soul, you know, as long as your brain and heart are still working. But you’ll have no sense of self anymore, no memory, no... anything. There's no chance at all of recovery. You'll just exist. As an empty shell.'Soul0
Albus Dumbledore: 'People find it far easier to forgive others for being wrong than being right.'Forgiveness & Mercy, Albus Dumbledore0
Youth cannot know how age thinks and feels. But old men are guilty if they forget what it was to be young.Youth, Age, Generations, Albus Dumbledore0
Harry Potter: 'I don’t go looking for trouble. Trouble usually finds me.'0
Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and by far the best ending for one.Laughing & Smile, Friendship0
An ending was an ending. No matter how many pages of sentences and paragraphs of great stories led up to it, it would always have the last word.Ending0
'You want to talk about failure?' He looked up at me, meeting my eyes. 'Try being the one who was driving. Who got to live.'Failures, Guilt0
'Of course I do,' he said. 'Failing sucks. But it's better than the alternative.'
'Not even trying.' Now he did look at me, straight on.
'Life's short, you know?'
The words with which a child's heart is poisoned, whether through malice or through ignorance, remain branded in his memory, and sooner or later they burn his soul.Ignoranz0
He was waving. "Saukerl," she laughed, and as she held up her hand, she knew completely that he was simultaneously calling her a 'Saumensch'. I think that's as close to love as eleven-year-olds can get.Love, Children & Childhood0
One opportunity leads directly to another, just as risk leads to more risk, life to more life, and death to more death.Chances0
So much good, so much evil. Just add water.Humanity, Good and Evil0