Book Quotes by Cassandra Clare

Judith Lewis, better known by her pen name Cassandra Clare, is an American author of young adult fiction, best known for her bestselling series The Mortal Instruments.

The best Book Quotes

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

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

You know, when most girls say they want a big rock, they don't mean, you know, literally a big rock.

- Cassandra Clare in The Mortal Instruments - City of Bones

This is about more than us.

- Cassandra Clare in The Mortal Instruments - City of Bones

The stories you were told about monsters, nightmares, legends whispered around campfires. They are all true.

- Cassandra Clare in The Mortal Instruments - City of Bones

'One does not question miracles, or complain that they are not constructed perfectly to one's liking.'

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der SchattenjägerMiracles

It is not easy to be different, and even less so to be unique.

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der SchattenjägerCharacter

Life is full of risks. Death is much simpler.

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der Schattenjäger

I'm the one with Team Evil over here. You're Team Good. Keep it in mind.
-Clary

- Cassandra Clare in The Mortal Instruments - City of Lost Souls

There might be a god, and there might not, but I don't think it matters, Clary. Either way, we're on our own.

- Cassandra Clare in The Mortal Instruments - City of GlassGod

If you were half as funny as you think you are, you'd be twice as funny as you are now.

- Cassandra Clare in The Mortal Instruments - City of Bones

When you find a man you wish to marry, Tessa, remember this: You will know what kind of man he is not by the things he says, but by the things he does.

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der SchattenjägerLies, Men, Taking action, Talking

If no one in the entire world cared about you, did you really exist at all?

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der SchattenjägerLife, Friendship, Solitude & Being Alone

It's all right to love someone who doesn't love you back, as long as they're worth you loving them. As long as they deserve it.

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der SchattenjägerFalling in love

'Jesus!' Luke exclaimed.
'Actually, it's just me,' said Simon. 'Although I've been told the resemblance is startling.'

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der Schattenjäger

Will looked horrified. 'What kind of monster could possibly hate chocolate?'

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der SchattenjägerChocolate

Only the very weak-minded refuse to be influenced by literature and poetry.

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der SchattenjägerBooks, Foolishness, Reading

'One must always be careful of books,' said Tessa, 'and what is inside them, for words have the power to change us.'

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der SchattenjägerBooks

He remembered the first time he’d kissed her, in the greenhouse, how he’d finally gotten it, finally understood the way someone’s mouth against yours could undo you, leave you spinning and breathless. That all the expertise in the world, any techniques you knew or had learned, went out the window when it was the right person you were kissing.

- Cassandra Clare in The Mortal Instruments - City of BonesKissing, Falling in love

The measure of love is to love without measure.

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der SchattenjägerLove

There are so many worse things than death. Not to be loved or not to be able to love: that is worse.

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der SchattenjägerLove, Death

Every meeting led to a parting, and so it would, as long as life was mortal. In every meeting there was some of the sorrow of parting, but in everything parting there was some of the joy of meeting as well.

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der SchattenjägerLife, Breakup & Lovesick, Farewell, Beginning

I thought perhaps that when you told me you did not love me that my own feelings would fall away and atrophy, but they have not. They have grown every day. I love you now more desperately, this moment, than I have ever loved you before, and in an hour I will love you more than that.

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der Schattenjäger

Do not seek revenge and call it justice.

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der SchattenjägerRevenge, Justice

There is more to living than not dying.

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der SchattenjägerLife, Death

Men may be stronger, but it is women who endure.

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der SchattenjägerMen, Women

No one can say that death found in me a willing comrade, or that I went easily.

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der SchattenjägerDeath

It has been the privilege and the honor of my life to know you.

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der Schattenjäger

I am catastrophically in love with you.

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der SchattenjägerLove

Life is a book and there are a thousand pages I have not yet read. - Will, p. 502

- Cassandra Clare in Chroniken der Schattenjäger - Chroniken der SchattenjägerLife, Books