Mortals. I envy you. You think you can change things. Stop the universe. Undo what was done long before you came along. You are such beautiful creatures.— Kami Garcia
The most remarkable Kami Garcia quotes that will activate your desire to change
The right thing and the easy thing are never the same.
Knowing you don't have much time left changes things.
You get kind of philosophical. And you figure things out-more like, they figure themselves out-and everything gets real clear.
There are no coincidences.
Because saving the people you love isn't stupid. It isn't even a choice
Who can judge the judge?
Ethan Wate: What I can't figure is, you go to church everyday, how do you believe in all of this and still believe in God? Amma: God created all things didn't he? Only man will decide which ones is mistakes. - Beautiful Creatures
I had never been this mad at her before.
It was one thing to be attacked by someone you hated, but this was something else. This was the kind of hurt that could only be inflicted by someone you loved, who you thought loved you. It was sort of like being stabbed from the inside out.
I'll love you until the day after forever.
It almost felt like she was sucking it all out of me, like she sucked on that sticky red lollipop, the one she kept licking as she drove.
the whole way down, I was only thinking one thing . . . L E N A
Do you believe in love after last sight?
You end up taking your sugar with your salt and your kicks with your kisses.
I'm just the librarian. I can only give you the books. I can't give you the answers.
We don't get to chose what is true. We only get to choose what we do about it.
we love what we love and who we love who we love and why we love why we love and find a falling shoelace knotted and strung between the fingers of strangers
There was no one color that could paint Lena Duchannes.
She was a red sweater and a blue sky, a gray wind and a silver sparrow, a black curl escaping from behind her ear.
I suppose I am a snob. I loathe towns. I loathe townspeople. They have small minds and giant backsides. Which is to say, what they lack in interiors they make up in posteriors.
Lena's hair was sticking out in about fifteen directions, and her eyes were all small and puffy from crying. So this was what girls looked like in the morning. I had never seen one, not up close.
In one moment I was feeling everything and I was feeling nothing.
I never loved you any more than I do, right this second.
And I'll never love you any less than I do, right this second.
Blood of my heart, protection is thine.
Life of my life, taking yours, taking mine Body of my body, marrow and mind Soul of my soul, to our spirit bind Blood of my heart, my tides, my moon Blood of my heart, my salvation, my doom
You couldn't take two roads. And once you were on one, there was no going back.
Dig deep. Find your way to your soul.
Even lost in the darkness, my heart will find you.
I'll drive like my grandma. I'll drive like your grandma." "You wouldn't say that if you knew my gramma.
There’s something about sitting alone in the dark that reminds you how big the world really is, and how far apart we all are. The stars look like they’re so close, you could reach out and touch them. But you can’t. Sometimes things look a lot closer than they are.
You're not the only one falling
surrounded by strangers who love me (un)strangers made strange by pain
The toes of our ratty black sneakers touched.
Old things are better than new things, because they've got stories in them, Ethan.
I start with a beat sheet, which is more of an abbreviated outline.
It hits all the major plot points. From there, I move to note cards. But the most important part of my process is my inspiration board.
the missing piece my breath my heart my memory me the other half the missing half
If a girl says not to get her a birthday present that means get me a birthday present and make sure it's jewelry.
It was crazy how a hearse and a pair of sneakers could cheer a guy up.
High school sucked. It was a universal truth, and whoever said these were supposed to be the best years of your life was probably drunk or delusional.
It wasn't that she was different from all the other girls at Jackson.
That was obvious. It was that she made me realize how much I was just like the rest of them, even if I wanted to pretend I wasn't.
The ways I could hurt her and hurt myself.
Those two things were intertwined somehow. It's hard to explain, but when you were as closed off as I was the past few months, opening felt as wrong as stripping naked in church.
We're gonna be late for English, and I gotta take these pantyhose off on the way. I'm gettin' a serious wedgie.
The mortal world is in a state of Beautiful Chaos and destruction, which will ultimately lead to an exquisite end.
Suffering has been stronger than all other teaching, and has taught me to understand what your heart used to be.
There's something about sitting alone in the dark that reminds you how big the world really is, and how far apart we all are.
Summer School: Never stop learnin' if you want to stop earnin'.
I'm reasonably sure there G's in learning and earning.
I walked over and picked up one of the jugs.
"What's this? Some kind of Caster disinfectant?" Lena took it out of my hand and lined it up with the others. "Yeah, it's called bleach.
Don’t spit down my back and tell me it’s raining.
Because life goes on, L. The birds do their thing, and the bees do theirs. Seeds get scattered, and everything grows back.
Obviously the whole Wayward thing hasn't been explained to you properly.
You don't have any superpowers. You can't leap over tall buildings in a single bound or fight Dark Casters with your magic cat. Basically, you're a glorified tour guide who's no better equipped to face a bunch of Dark Casters than Mary P. over here -Ridley
Kind of like love before first sight.
” and “Butterflies in your stomach. That was such a crappy metaphor. More like killer bees.
When you look up. Do you see the blue sky of what might be? Or the darkness of what will never be? Do you see me?