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“The world changes too fast. You take your eyes off something that’s always been there, and the next…

“The world changes too fast. You take your eyes off something that’s always been there, and the next minute it’s just a memory.”

Michel Faber, The Book of Strange New Things

“Oh, I don’t mean you’re handsome, not the way people think of handsome. Your face seems kind. But…

“Oh, I don’t mean you’re handsome, not the way people think of handsome. Your face seems kind. But your eyes — they’re beautiful. They’re wild, crazy, like some animal peering out of a forest on fire.”

Charles Bukowski, Women

“People think being alone makes you lonely, but I don’t think that’s true. Being surrounded by the…

“People think being alone makes you lonely, but I don’t think that’s true. Being surrounded by the wrong people is the loneliest thing in the world.”

Kim Culbertson, The Liberation of Max McTrue

“And after all, everyone needs a few flaws to make them real.” – Helen Simonson, Major Pettigrew’s…

“And after all, everyone needs a few flaws to make them real.”

Helen Simonson, Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand

“I understood that as much as I had resisted the outside, as much as I had constricted my life, as…

“I understood that as much as I had resisted the outside, as much as I had constricted my life, as much as I had closed and narrowed the channels into me, there were still many takers for the quiet heart.”

Steve Martin, The Pleasure of My Company

“I am on fire with this thought, this need, this chance to escape.” – Veronica Roth, The Transfer

“I am on fire with this thought, this need, this chance to escape.”

Veronica Roth, The Transfer

“And I guess I realized at that moment that I really did love her. Because there was nothing to…

“And I guess I realized at that moment that I really did love her. Because there was nothing to gain, and that didn’t matter.”

Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

“A purpose of human life, no matter who is controlling it, is to love whoever is around to be…

“A purpose of human life, no matter who is controlling it, is to love whoever is around to be loved.”

Kurt Vonnegut, The Sirens of Titan

“There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor.” – Charles…

“There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor.”

Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol

“Numbing the pain for a while will make it worse when you finally feel it.” – J.K. Rowling, Harry…

“Numbing the pain for a while will make it worse when you finally feel it.”

J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire