Favourite Quotes

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday prompt is your favourite quotes. I actually don’t really have any favourite quotes or make note of any quotes I come across while reading… So I figured I would go through the last 10 book that I have read and pick my favourite quotes from those particular books!

A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir

“Failure doesn’t define you. It’s what you do after you fail that determines whether you are a leader or a waste of perfectly good air.”

Night Film by Marisha Pessl

“Mortal fear is as crucial a thing to our lives as love. It cuts to the core of our being and shows us what we are. Will you step back and cover your eyes? Or will you have the strength to walk to the precipice and look out?”

The Language of Thorns: Midnight tales and Dangerous Magic by Leigh Bardugo

“We were not made to please princes.”

Blood Heir by Amelie Wen Zhao

“You can achieve everything in this world, but if it’s for someone else, it’s pointless. Live for yourself.”

He Started It by Samantha Downing

 “sometimes we are a family of a**holes”

An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir

“You are an ember in the ashes, Elias Veturius. You will spark and burn, ravage and destroy. You cannot change it. You cannot stop it.”

The Memory of Babel by Christelle Dabos

“I’ve been Berenilde’s valet, Farouk’s plaything, and prey,” she repeated to herself, while returning her lens to its frame. “An empty threat isn’t going to intimidate me.”

A Song of Wraiths and Ruin by Roseanne A. Brown

“Nothing good can come of a place that refuses to see the pain of the people on whose backs it was built.”

The Guest List by Lucy Foley

“When he broke up with me, he told me that he would love me forever. But that’s total crap. If you love someone, really, you don’t do anything to hurt them.”

The One by John Marrs

“If you’ve got the opportunity to love someone as much as they love you, then grab it with both hands and hold on to it for dear life.”

5 Quotes from Last 5 Books

These are five of my favourite quotes from the last five books that I have read!!

Foundryside by Robert Jackson Bennett

“I did what was necessary to gain my freedom. Wouldn’t you?”

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Middlegame by Seanan McGuire

“You can’t skip to the end of the story just because you’re tired of being in the middle. You’d never survive.”

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Harry Potter and the Prizoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling

“I solemnly swear that I am up to no good.”

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The Black Prism by Brent Weeks

“Moments of beauty sustain us through hours of ugliness.”

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I Believe in a Thing Called Love by Maurene Goo

“You can always control how hard you fight.”

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5 Quotes from 5 Books

These are five of my favourite quotes from the last 5 books that I have completed!

Rebel Spring by Morgan Rhodes

“Sometimes, to regain sanity, one had to acknowledge and embrace the madness.”

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The Star Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi

“Trust is won in years. Not words.”

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House of Salt and Sorrows by Erin A. Craig

“Nights like this were meant to be shared, remembers, and talked about for years. Skies like this were meant to be kissed under.”

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All These Beautiful Strangers by Elizabeth Klehfoth

“In many ways, my mother, my father—the people I was closest to, the people who meant the most to me—were strangers. Beautiful strangers.”

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Paper Towns by John Green

“It is so hard to leave—until you leave. And then it is the easiest goddamned thing in the world.”

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5 Quotes from last 5 Books I’ve Read

These are five of my favourite quotes from the last 5 books that I have completed!

The Girl the Sea Gave Back by Adrienne Young

“It had been a long time since I’d prayed to Thora or Sigr. Not because I didn’t believe in the gods, but because I wasn’t sure they listened.”

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Crown of Feathers by Nicki Pau Preto

“But is love ever truly a choice?”

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Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes

“Then his heart, now broken into a thousand pieces, slowly began to turn to ice.”

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Serpent & Dove by Shelby Mahurin

“A witch and a witch hunter bound in holy matrimony. There was only one way such a story could end-a stake and a match.”

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An Anonymous Girl by Sarah Pekkanen & Greer Hendriks

“If you have to ask if you can trust someone, you already know the answer.”

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5 Quotes from the last 5 books I’ve Read

These are five quotes that stuck with me from the last 5 books that I’ve read!

The Test by Sylvain Neuvel

“When faced with a choice, humans almost invariably seek a no-action, no-change option, even when one of the presented alternatives is quantifiably and logically more advantageous.”

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A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J Maas

“When you spend so long trapped in darkness, Lucien, you find that the darkness begins to stare back.”

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Holy Sister by Mark Lawrence

“There might not be a meaning to the world, or in it, but that does not mean that what we do has no meaning.”

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Red, White and Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston

“You are”, he says, “the absolute worst idea I’ve ever had.”

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Mooncakes by Suzanne Walker

“…you mess with them, you mess with us.”

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