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We're all dying. The world’s just a hospice with fresh air.

Stephen King in Doctor Sleep
 
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You can't be deep without a surface.

Jonathan Lethem in You Don't Love Me Yet
 
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'I want what we all want,' said Carl. 'To move certain parts of the interior of myself into the exterior world, to see if they can be embraced.'

Jonathan Lethem in You Don't Love Me Yet
 
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Listen to me. I’m shy. I’m not stupid. I can’t meet people’s eyes. I don’t know if you understand what that’s like. There’s a whole world going on around me, I’m aware of that. It’s not because I don’t want to look at you, Lucinda. It’s that I don’t want to be seen.

Jonathan Lethem in You Don't Love Me Yet
 
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To the resentment that hides inside love, to the loneliness that hides among companions.

Jonathan Lethem in You Don't Love Me Yet
 
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Of course when you were running with the bottom dogs, what you mostly saw were paws, claws, and assholes.

Stephen King in Doctor Sleep
 
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Someday I'd change my name to Shut Up and save everybody a lot of time.

Jonathan Lethem in Motherless Brooklyn
 
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Consensual reality is both fragile and elastic, and it heals like the skin of a bubble.

Jonathan Lethem in Motherless Brooklyn
 
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Enough of this. Does every conversation with you have to be the director's cut?

Jonathan Lethem in Motherless Brooklyn
 
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How strange it began to seem that cars have bodies that never are supposed to touch, a disaster if they do.

Jonathan Lethem in Motherless Brooklyn
 
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There is nothing Tourettic about the New York City subways.

Jonathan Lethem in Motherless Brooklyn
 
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I'm always serious. That's the tragedy of my life.

Jonathan Lethem in Motherless Brooklyn
 
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Waves, sky, trees, Essrog - I was off the page now, away from the grammar of skyscrapers and pavement.

Jonathan Lethem in Motherless Brooklyn
 
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Prince's music calmed me as much as masturbation or a cheeseburger.

Jonathan Lethem in Motherless Brooklyn
 
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The wind was picking up off the ocean now and the whole coastal scene had a bleak, abandoned look, as though Maine in November really belonged to the ragged gulls who wheeled over the sun.

MaineJonathan Lethem in Motherless Brooklyn
 
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The marks humans leave are too often scars.

ScarsJohn Green in The Fault in Our Stars
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Things change. And friends leave. Life doesn't stop for anybody.

Stephen Chbosky in The Perks of Being a Wallflower
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There is nothing I would not do for those who are really my friends. I have no notion of loving people by halves, it is not my nature.

FriendshipJane Austen in Northanger Abbey
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Friendship... is born at the moment when one man says to another 'What! You too? I thought that no one but myself...'

C.S. Lewis in The Four Loves
 
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I'd cut up my heart for you to wear if you wanted it.

Margaret Mitchell in Vom Winde verweht
 
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After all, if there is a heaven, we will find each other again, for there is no heaven without you.

Nicholas Sparks in The Longest Ride
 
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If we'd never met, I think I would have known my life wasn't complete. And I would have wandered the world in search of you, even if I didn't know who I was looking for.

Nicholas Sparks in The Longest Ride
 
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Trust people, until they give you a reason not to. And then never turn your back.

Nicholas Sparks in The Longest Ride
 
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I know you miss me terribly. I miss you, too. But we still have each other, for I am - and always have been - part of you. You carry me in your heart, just as I carried you in mine, and nothing can ever change that.

Nicholas Sparks in The Longest Ride
 
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The only thing I do know for sure is that if we both want to, we’ll find a way to make it work.

Nicholas Sparks in The Longest Ride
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We shared the longest ride together, this thing called life, and mine has been filled with joy because of you.

Nicholas Sparks in The Longest Ride
 
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Yet experience has taught me that fate is sometimes cruel and that even a boatload of hope is sometimes not enough.

Nicholas Sparks in The Longest Ride
 
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Do not worry about tomorrow until you have to.

Nicholas Sparks in The Longest Ride
 
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How about we just see where life takes us for awhile?

Nicholas Sparks in The Longest Ride
 
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And in your smile, I will live forever.

Nicholas Sparks in The Longest Ride
 
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I fled out of the deep night - the deep night of the protected child-life , and tugged into the bright Day - the bright day of being-grownup

YouthStephen King in It
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We lie best when we lie to ourselves.

Stephen King in It
 
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Eddie discovered one of his childhood's great truths. 'Grownups are the real monsters', he thought.

Stephen King in It
 
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What can be done when you’re eleven can often never be done again.

Stephen King in It
 
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Maybe there aren't any such things as good friends or bad friends - maybe there are just friends, people who stand by you when you're hurt and who help you feel not so lonely. Maybe they're always worth being scared for, and hoping for, and living for. Maybe worth dying for too, if that's what has to be. No good friends. No bad friends. Only people you want, need to be with; people who build their houses in your heart.

Stephen King in It
 
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You can't be careful on a skateboard.

Stephen King in It
 
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Calling it a simple schoolgirl crush was like saying a Rolls-Royce was a vehicle with four wheels, something like a hay-wagon. She did not giggle wildly and blush when she saw him, nor did she chalk his name on trees or write it on the walls of the Kissing Bridge. She simply lived with his face in her heart all the time, a kind of sweet, hurtful ache. She would have died for him.

Stephen King in It
 
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Most women will shrug off what a man would kill you for, and kill you for what a man would shrug off.

Robert Jordan in The Wheel of Time - Der Pfad der Dolche
 
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Take care of what can be done now, before worrying too long over what might never be.

Robert Jordan in The Wheel of Time - Herr des Chaos
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A man who trusts everyone is a fool and a man who trusts no one is a fool. We are all fools if we live long enough.

Robert Jordan in The Wheel of Time - Das Herz des Winters
 
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I will hate the man you choose because he isn't me, and love him if he makes you smile.

Robert Jordan in The Wheel of Time - Das Auge der Welt
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In wars, boy, fools kill other fools for foolish causes.

Robert Jordan in The Wheel of Time - Das Auge der Welt #2
 
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The oak fought the wind and was broken, the willow bent when it must and survived.

Robert Jordan in The Wheel of Time - Die Feuer des Himmels
 
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It was easier to be brave when someone needed your protection.

Robert Jordan in The Wheel of Time - Das Auge der Welt
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You have made a place in my heart where I thought there was no room for anything else. You have made flowers grow where I cultivated dust and stones. Remember this, on this journey you insist on making. If you die, I will not survive you long.

Robert Jordan in The Wheel of Time - Der Schatten erhebt sich
 
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Better to have one woman on your side than ten men.

Robert Jordan in The Wheel of Time - Die große Jagd
 
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Run when you have to, fight when you must, rest when you can.

Robert Jordan in The Wheel of Time - Das Auge der Welt
 
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He was swimming in a sea of other people’s expectations. Men had drowned in seas like that.

Robert Jordan in The Wheel of Time - Der neue Frühling
 
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Happiness is an allegory, unhappiness a story.

Haruki Murakami in Kafka on the Shore
 
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Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.

MemoriesHaruki Murakami in Kafka on the Shore
 
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