Or maybe it's just that beautiful things are so easily broken by the world.— Cassandra Clare
Perspective City Of Fallen Angels quotations
If I got rid of my demons, I'd lose my angels.
Magnus sighed. "Alexander, I've been alive for hundreds of years. I've been with men, been with women - with faeries and warlocks and vampires, and even a djinn or two." He looked sideways at Maryse, who looked mildly horrified. "Too much information?
You left me. You made a pet out of me, and then you left me. If love were food, I would have starved on the bones you gave me.
If you have been brutally broken but still have the courage to be gentle to other living beings, than you're a badass with a heart of an angel.
You could give me the past,“ he said a little sadly. “But Alec is my future.
Imagination is the most powerful force in the universe.
Love is the most powerful force in the world.
If you love two people at the same time, choose the second. Because if you really loved the first one, you wouldn't have fallen for the second.
Eternity is a long time to spend alone, without others of your kind.
What's the point in wasting a perfectly good brick wall when you have someone to throw against it, that's what I always say.
He is bound to you,” said the Queen. “But does he love you?
Friends are angels who lift our feet when our own wings have trouble remembering how to fly.
Tribalism is the most powerful force in the world.
Anywhere you want. Thailand, South Carolina, Brezil, Peru-- Oh, wait, no, I'm banned from Peru. I'd forgotten about that. It's a long story, but amusing if you want to hear it.
Hearts are breakable," Isabelle said.
"And I think even when you heal, you're never what you were before".
The future lies before you, like a field of fallen snow. Be careful how you tread it, for every step will show.
You're the first Shadowhunter I've ever met.
" “That’s too bad,” said Jace, “since all the others you meet from now on will be a terrible letdown.
Is this the part where you tell me you're secretly in love with me? Vampire mojo strikes again.
They think they're better than everyone else.
" "No," said Jace. "I think I'm better than everyone else. An opinion that has been backed up with ample evidence." Kyle looked at Simon. "Does he always talk like this?" "Yes.
Even the devil was once an angel
I suppose you've always been amazing at this stuff."- Clary "I was born amazing." - Jace
Still I pictured having you for fifty, sixty more years.
I thought I might be ready then to let you go. But it's you, and I realize now that I won't be anymore ready to lose you then than I am right now. Which is not at all.
L'amor che move il sole e l'altre stelle.
"It means that love is the most powerful force in the world. That love can do anything.
Do not forget to show hospitality to strangers, for in doing so some have entertained angels without knowing.
I'm always so glad I have no idea what you're vacantly chatting about," said Jace. It fills me with a sense of peace and well-being.
You know, some people think Shadowhunters are just myths.
Like mummies and genies." Kyle grinned at Jace. "Can you grant wishes?" "That depends," he said. "Do you wish to be punched in the face?
It’s fascinating. You know all these words, and they’re all English, but when you string them together into sentences, they just don’t make any sense.
The future lies before you, like a field of fallen snow; Be careful how you tread it, for every step will show.
Alec keeps sending me annoying photos. Lots of captions like Wish you were here, except not really.
You can't forget the things you did in the past, or you'll never learn from them.
All that running and getting nowhere, he thought. Story of my life.
A day in the country is worth a month in the city.
Medium clever,” Simon acknowledged.
“Like a cross between George Clooney in Ocean’s Eleven and those MythBusters guys, but, you know, better-looking.” “I’m always so glad I have no idea what you’re vacantly chattering about,” said Jace. “It fills me with a sense of peace and well-being.
Hey," said Jace. who was sitting on an overturned speaker, looking at his cellphone, "do you want to see a photo of Alec and Magnus in Berlin?" "Not really," said Simon. "Magnus is wearing lederhosen." "And yet, still no.
No. That's Clary; shes's my best friend." Simon pocketed his phone. "And she has a boyfriend. Like, really, really, really has a boyfriend. The nuclear bomb of boyfriends. Trust me on this one.
I'm in love with cities I've never been to.
What was that?" Jace said. "Sorry, I think I fell asleep for a moment. Do, continue with whatever mesmerizing thing you were saying.
Do you even really know how vampires are made?' 'Well, when a mommy vampire and a daddy vampire love each other very much.
Do you have a lot of other profound thoughts like that? Blood is blood? A toaster is a toaster? A Gelatinous Cube is a Gelatinous Cube?
True friends are like angels. They are precious and rare. False friends are like leaves, found everywhere.
We can buy you one of those books they have for little kids 'Timmy Has Two Dads'. Except I don't think they have one called 'Timmy Has Two Dads and One of Them Was Evil'. That part you're just going to have to work through on your own.
He's my neophyte Downworlder to mock and boss around, not yours.
That's why when major badasses greet each other in movies, they don't say anything, they just nod. The nod means, 'I' am a badass, and I recognize that you, too, are a badass,' but they don't say anything because they're Wolverine and Magneto and it would mess up their vibe to explain.
You'd think the Angel would have been foresighted enough to give us a birth-control rune, but no dice.
He looks," Simon had once said to Isabelle, "like he's thinking about something deep and meaningful, but if you ask him what it is, he'll punch you in the face.