“My mother said it was like a cassette tape you could never rewind. But it was hard to remember you couldn’t rewind it while you were listening to it. And so you’d forget and fall into the music and listen and then, without you even knowing it, the tape will suddenly end.” —Tell the Wolves I’m Home. - Carol Rifka Brunt.
“They like their coffee like they like their ex-boyfriends: bitter.” —An Abundance of Katherines, John Green
“I realized it in waves and we held on to each other crying and I thought, God we must look so lame, but it doesn’t much matter when you have just now realized, all the time later, that you still alive.” —Looking for Alaska - John Green
“Late in the winter of my seventeenth year, my mother decided I was depressed, presumably because I rarely left the house, spend quite a lot time in bed, read the same book over and over, ate infrequently, and devoted quite a bit of my abundant free time to thinking about dead” —John Green, The Fault in Our Stars.
“there is no shortage of fault to be found amid our stars” —John Green, The Fault in Our Stars
“What a treacherous thing to believe that a person is more than a person.” —John Green, Paper Towns
“The town was paper, but the memories were not.” —John Green, Paper Towns
“We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.” —Sam Keen