Book Quotes from The Hate U Give

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Sometimes you can do everything right and things will still go wrong. The key is to never stop doing right.

- Angie Thomas in The Hate U GiveMotivation

Brave doesn't mean you're not scared. It means you go on even though you're scared.

- Angie Thomas in The Hate U GiveFear, Courage

What's the point of having a voice if you're gonna be silent in those moments you shouldn't be?

- Angie Thomas in The Hate U GiveBeing Silent, Voice

You can destroy wood and brick, but you can't destroy a movement.

- Angie Thomas in The Hate U GiveRevolution

At an early age I learned that people make mistakes, and you have to decide if their mistakes are bigger than your love for them.

- Angie Thomas in The Hate U Give

Intentions always look better on paper than in reality.

- Angie Thomas in The Hate U Give

Funny. Slave masters thought they were making a difference in black people’s lives too. Saving them from their 'wild African ways.' Same shit, different century. I wish people like them would stop thinking that people like me need saving.

- Angie Thomas in The Hate U Give

Your voices matter, your dreams matter, your lives matter. Be roses that grow in the concrete.

- Angie Thomas in The Hate U Give

People say misery loves company, but I think it’s like that with anger too.

- Angie Thomas in The Hate U GiveAnger

Good-byes hurt the most when the other person's already gone.

- Angie Thomas in The Hate U GiveFarewell

Funny how it works with white kids though. It’s dope to be black until it’s hard to be black.

- Angie Thomas in The Hate U Give

Don’t let them put words in your mouth. God gave you a brain. You don’t need theirs.

- Angie Thomas in The Hate U Give

Funerals aren’t for dead people. They’re for the living.

- Angie Thomas in The Hate U Give

No matter what we say or how loud we shout, they will never hear us.

- Angie Thomas in The Hate U Give