"[A novel is] a paper where your thesis is that these people are real, and you have to prove it."
"I hide because there’s more to me than what you see and I’m not sure you’d like the rest. I know that sometimes, I don’t like the rest."
— Iain S. Thomas, I Wrote This For You
"I don’t like the terms “good person” or “bad person” because it’s impossible to be entirely good to everyone or entirely bad to everyone. To some, you are a good person, while to others, you are a bad person."
— Armin Arlelt (Shingeki No Kyojin)
"He who knows, does not speak. He who speaks, does not know."
"Perhaps they were right putting love into books. Perhaps it could not live anywhere else."
“What a miracle it is that out of these small, flat, rigid squares of paper unfolds world after world after world, worlds that sing to you, comfort and quiet or excite you. Books help us understand who we are and how we are to behave. They show us what community and friendship mean; they show us how to live and die.” — Anne Lamott
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"If you find someone who makes you smile, who checks up on you often to see if you’re okay. Who watches out or you and wants the best for you. Who loves and respects you. Don’t let them go. People like that are hard to find"
When you turn a page, you go to another world.