Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week is a new top ten topic. This week it’s Top Ten Quotes I Loved From Books I Read In The Past Year Or So.
I haven’t done a Top Ten Tuesday in a while, but this one looked like a lot of fun, so let’s get started!
Another secret of the universe: Sometimes pain was like a storm that came out of nowhere. The clearest summer could end in a downpour. Could end in lightning and thunder. – Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe, Benjamin Alire Saenz
The young always think they’re invincible, right until the moment they learn otherwise. Usually, the hard way. – The Girl at Midnight, Melissa Grey
“Okay,” he said, leaning closer to me. “I have a proposition for you.” Dear God, let it be marriage, I thought. – The Start of Me and You, Emery Lord
Hurting people, really, deeply hurting them – that isn’t something you do on purpose. It’s just a by-product of living. – Tonight the Streets Are Ours, Leila Sales
We don’t have to reveal everything to each other. It’s OK to be private. It’s OK to say no. It’s OK to say, ‘I’m not going to share that.’ – Finding Audrey, Sophie Kinsella
Plenty of humans were monstrous, and plenty of monsters knew how to play at being human. – Vicious, V.E. Schwab
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends. – Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, J.K. Rowling
I want everyone to meet you. You’re my favorite person of all time. – Eleanor & Park, Rainbow Rowell
The only thing worse than a boy who hates you: a boy that loves you. – The Book Thief, Markus Zusak
You have to know what you stand for, not just what you stand against. – Speak, Laurie Halse Anderson