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Life takes us to unexpected places sometimes. The future is never set in stone, remember that.

Erin Morgenstern in The Night Circus
 
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People don't pay much attention to anything unless you give them reason to.

Erin Morgenstern in The Night Circus
 
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Not all stories speak to all listeners, but all listeners can find a story that does, somewhere, sometime. In one form or another.

Erin Morgenstern in The Starless Sea
 
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Everyone wants the stars. Everyone wishes to grasp that which exists out of reach. To hold the extraordinary in their hands and keep the remarkable in their pockets.

Erin Morgenstern in The Starless Sea
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Strange, isn't it? To love a book. When the words on the pages become so precious that they feel like part of your own history because they are. It's nice to finally have someone read stories I know so intimately.

Erin Morgenstern in The Starless Sea
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Be brave. Be bold. Be loud. Never change for anyone but yourself.

Wise SayingsErin Morgenstern in The Starless Sea
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For those who feel homesick for a place they’ve never been to. Those who seek even if they do not know what (or where) it is that they are seeking. Those who seek will find.

Erin Morgenstern in The Starless Sea
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It is easier to be in love in a room with closed doors. To have the whole world in one room. One person. The universe condensed and intensified and burning, bright and alive and electric.

Erin Morgenstern in The Starless Sea
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It doesn't look like anything special, like it contains an entire world, though the same could be said of any book.

Erin Morgenstern in The Starless Sea
 
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But the world is strange and endings are not truly endings no matter how the stars might wish it so.

Erin Morgenstern in The Starless Sea
 
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There is no fixing. There is only moving forward in the brokenness.

Erin Morgenstern in The Starless Sea
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Reading a book four times in one day is perfectly normal behavior.

Erin Morgenstern in The Starless Sea
 
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We are all stardust and stories.

Erin Morgenstern in The Starless Sea
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This is not where our story ends, he writes. This is only where it changes.

Erin Morgenstern in The Starless Sea
 
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"How are you feeling?" Zachary asks. "Like I’m losing my mind but in a slow, achingly beautiful sort of way."

Erin Morgenstern in The Starless Sea
 
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A boy at the beginning of a story has no way of knowing that the story has begun.

Erin Morgenstern in The Starless Sea
 
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It is a sanctuary for storytellers and storykeepers and storylovers. They eat and sleep and dream surrounded by chronicles and histories and myths.

Erin Morgenstern in The Starless Sea
 
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In a perfect world everything would be either black or white, right or wrong, and everyone would know the difference. But this isn't a perfect world. The problem is people who think it is.

Neal Shusterman in Unwind Dystology - Unwind
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Stupid dreams. Even the good ones are bad, because they remind you how poorly reality measures up.

Neal Shusterman in Unwind Dystology - Unwind
 
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"Words don't hurt you." Which is one of the hugest criminal lies perpetrated by adults against children in this world. Because words hurt more than any physical pain.

Neal Shusterman in Unwind Dystology - UnWholly
 
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The sad truth about humanity... is that people believe what they're told. Maybe not the first time, but by the hundredth time, the craziest of ideas just becomes a given.

Neal Shusterman in Unwind Dystology - UnWholly
 
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Hope in the shadow of fear is the world's most powerful motivator.

Neal Shusterman in Arc of a Scythe - Scythe
 
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"Looks are deceiving," Risa says. "After all, when I first saw you I thought you looked reasonably intelligent."

Neal Shusterman in Unwind Dystology - Unwind
 
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Without the threat of suffering, we can’t experience true joy.

Neal Shusterman in Arc of a Scythe - Scythe
 
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I think all young women are cursed with a streak of unrelenting foolishness, and all young men are cursed with a streak of absolute stupidity.

Neal Shusterman in Arc of a Scythe - Scythe
 
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Getting to know someone in blind darkness changes your impression of them.

Neal Shusterman in Unwind Dystology - Unwind
 
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I'd rather be partly great than entirely useless.

Neal Shusterman in Unwind Dystology - UnSouled
 
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When you live a life without questions, you're unprepared for the questions when they come.

Neal Shusterman in Unwind Dystology - UnWholly
 
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The moment you're loved, that's when you got your soul.

Neal Shusterman in Unwind Dystology - Unwind
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Sure, when you're in the midst of your own suffering, it's easy to convince yourself that you're no good - but we are all tested in this life… The measure of a man is not how much he suffers in the test, but how he comes out at the end.

Neal Shusterman in Unwind Dystology - UnWholly
 
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When I can't bend heaven I will raise hell.

Cassandra Clare in The Mortal Instruments - City of Lost Souls
 
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Happiness is only real when shared.

HappinessJon Krakauer in Into the Wild
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When you forgive, you love. And when you love, God's light shines upon you.

Forgiveness & MercyJon Krakauer in Into the Wild
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Sometimes he tried too hard to make sense of the world, to figure out why people were bad to each other so often.

Jon Krakauer in Into the Wild
 
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The core of mans' spirit comes from new experiences.

ExperienceJon Krakauer in Into the Wild
 
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That's what was great about him. He tried. Not many do.

Jon Krakauer in Into the Wild
 
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Some people feel like they don't deserve love. They walk away quietly into empty spaces, trying to close the gaps of the past.

Jon Krakauer in Into the Wild
 
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It's not always necessary to be strong, but to feel strong.

StrengthJon Krakauer in Into the Wild
 
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I now walk into the wild.

Jon Krakauer in Into the Wild
 
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It is the experiences, the memories, the great triumphant joy of living to the fullest extent in which real meaning is found. God it's great to be alive! Thank you. Thank you.

Jon Krakauer in Into the Wild
 
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I understood what he was doing, that he had spent four years fulfilling the absurd and tedious duty of graduating from college and now he was emancipated from that world of abstraction, false security, parents, and material excess.

Jon Krakauer in Into the Wild
 
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"Are you mine?"
"Yes, always."
I don't have a choice. I haven't since the day I met you.

Anna Todd in After
 
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Man, when you lose your laugh you lose your footing.

Ken Kesey in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
 
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He knows that you have to laugh at the things that hurt you just to keep yourself in balance, just to keep the world from running you plumb crazy.

Ken Kesey in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
 
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They can't tell so much about you if you got your eyes closed.

Ken Kesey in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
 
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Good writin' ain't necessarily good readin'.

Ken Kesey in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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All I know is this: nobody's very big in the first place, and it looks to me like everybody spends their whole life tearing everybody else down.

Ken Kesey in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
 
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The stars up close to the moon were pale; they got brighter and braver the farther they got out of the circle of light ruled by the giant moon.

Ken Kesey in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
 
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"Time heals all wounds."
"But every wound leaves a scar."

Jessica Koch in Close to the Horizon
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Most people have all the time in the world. They'll live to be eighty or older. But they don't use the time they have. They waste it on the couch, in front of the TV, or at the computer. They don't have time for the things that make life really worth living: other people, their friends and family, the friendship of a dog, the beauty of nature… They've lost all mindfulness.

Jessica Koch in Close to the Horizon
 
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