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We asked readers to send in their favorite quotes from books. Here’s what they said…

We asked readers to send in their favorite quotes from books. Here’s what they said!

“Some infinities are bigger than other infinities” – John Green, The Fault in Our Stars




“It isn’t what we say or think that defines us, but what we do.” – Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility 

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“Once there was, and one day there will be. This is the beginning of every story.” ― Traci Chee, The Reader


“To the stars who listen— and the dreams that are answered.” – Sarah J. Maas, A Court of Mist and Fury

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“Let’s carpe the hell out of this diem.” – Alexandra Bracken, The Darkest Minds

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“Your now is not your forever.” – John Green, Turtles All the Way Down


“I’d rather die on an adventure than live standing still.” Victoria Schwab, A Darker Shade of Magic

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“Broken isn’t the same as unfixable.” – Marissa Meyer, The Lunar Chronicles


But after two months had passedtimework, and friendship brought Aubrey to a place where it was possible to hurt, and to laugh, in the same dayHe never would’ve guessed he could.” Julie Berry, Lovely War


Words were different when they lived inside of you” – Benjamin Alire Sáenz, Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe


“Tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it… yet.”― L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables

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“Break my heart. Break it a thousand times if you like. It was only ever yours to break anyway.” Kiera Cass, The One

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“It was books that made me feel that perhaps I was not completely alone. They could be honest with me, and I with them.” Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Prince

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“No mourners, no funerals.” – Leigh Bardugo, Six of Crows

Six of Crows

“Maybe okay will be our always.”
 – John Green, The Fault in Our Stars


“I spent my life folded between the pages of books.” ― Tahereh Mafi, Shatter Me

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“For the two of us, home isn’t a place. It is a person. And we are finally home.” Stephanie Perkins, Anna and the French Kiss


“You will burn for you are an ember in the ashes” Sabaa Tahir, An Ember in the Ashes


“Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise.” Victor Hugo, Les Misérables

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“Society Matched them, but love set them free.” – Ally Condie, Matched


“You were the sun, and I was crashing into you.” Rainbow Rowell, Carry On

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“Your emotions make you human. Even the unpleasant ones have a purpose. Don’t lock them away. If you ignore them, they just get louder and angrier.”—Sabaa Tahir, A Torch Against the Night


“I am beginning to measure myself in strength, not pounds. Sometimes in smiles.” ― Laurie Halse Anderson, Wintergirls


“Each day means everything’s possible again. You live in the moment, you die in the moment, you take it all one day at a time.” Marie Lu, Legend

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“In the beginning there was nothing. And then there was everything.” Nicola Yoon, Everything Everything

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“Stars, too, were time travelers. How many of those ancient points of light were the last echoes of suns now dead? How many had been born but their light not yet come this far? If all the suns but ours collapsed tonight, how many lifetimes would it take us to realize we were alone? I had always known the sky was full of mysteries—but not until now had I realized how full of them the earth was.” – Ransom Riggs, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children 


“And the infinite captivates us because it allows us to believe all things are possible. That true love can last beyond time.” Renée Ahdieh, The Beautiful


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