Sometimes I wondered if I was seeing the same things through my eyes that the rest of the world was seeing through theirs. Maybe there was a glitch in my brain.— Stephenie Meyer
Devotion Twilight Book quotations
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
Look after my heart - I've left it with you.
About three things I was absolutely positive.
First, Edward was a vampire. Second, there was a part of him - and I didn’t know how potent that part might be - that thirsted for my blood. And third, I was unconditionally and irrevocably in love with him.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
When life offers you a dream so far beyond any of your expectations, it’s not reasonable to grieve when it comes to an end.
Yeah, it's an off day when I don't get somebody telling me how edible I smell." - Bella Swan.
I stared because their faces, so different, so similar, were all devastatingly, inhumanly beautiful.
Each time you read a book, a tree smiles knowing there's life after death.
I thought you were supposed to be pretending I don’t exist, not irritating me to death.
I was in disbelief that I’d just explained my dreary life to this bizarre, beautiful boy who may or may not despise me. Bella Swan
Don't be self-conscious, if I could dream at all, it would be about you. And I'm not ashamed of it.
The book to read is not the one that thinks for you but the one which makes you think.
In dim eclipse, disastrous twilight sheds On half the nations, and with fear of change Perplexes monarchs.
I tried to be diplomatic, but mostly I just lied a lot.
And so the lion fell in love with the lamb.
You dont have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.
Just because I’m resisting the wine doesn’t mean I can’t appreciate the bouquet.
At twilight, nature is not without loveliness, though perhaps its chief use is to illustrate quotations from the poets.
The fans reacted very positively to me being cast [The Mortal Instruments] which, as a Twilight or Harry Potter franchise, when you read a book and you have someone in your mind or you have a vision and then they're cast in real life, it can go either way. So I was very, very honored and happy that they were excited.
I went away in my head, into a book.
Now came still evening on; and twilight gray Had in her sober livery all things clad: Silence accompanied; for beast and bird, They to they grassy couch, these to their nests, Were slunk, all but the wakeful nightingale.
No one could be still like Edward.
I tried to remember how to exhale. I had to look away before it came back to me.
A book is a dream that you hold in your hand.
You come home to find your 17-year-old daughter engrossed in a book.
Which would delight you more - if it were 'Twilight' or 'Middlemarch?'
You are my life. You're the only thing it would hurt to lose.
No measure of time with you will be long enough, but we'll start with forever.
WIth freedom, books, flowers, and the moon, who could not be happy.
And third, I was unconditionally and irrevocably in love with him.
Mostly I dream about being with you forever.
It's not the end. It's the beginning.
A room without books is like a body without a soul.
Because there was nothing more terrifying to me, more excruciating, than the thought of turning away from him. it was an impossibility.
I peeked up at him one more time, and regretted it.
He was glaring down at me again, his black eyes full of revulsion. As I flinched away from him, shrinking against my chair, the phrase if looks could kill suddenly ran through my mind.
It was nice to be alone, not to have to smile and look pleased;
a relief to stare dejectedly out the window at the sheeting rain and let just a few tears escape.
There comes a time when you have to choose between turning the page and closing the book.
He called you pretty...That's practically an insult, the way you look right now...You're much more than beautiful.
Hasn’t anyone ever told you? Life isn’t fair.
It's twilight. It’s the safest time of day for us. The easiest time. But also the saddest, in a way...the end of another day, the return of the night. Darkness is so predictable, don’t you think?
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
Surely it was a good way to die, in the place of someone else, someone I loved.
I said it would be better if we weren’t friends, not that I didn’t want to be.
Twilight, again. Another ending. No matter how perfect the day is, it always has to end.
Because when I thought of him, of his voice, his hypnotic eyes, the magnetic force of his personality, I wanted nothing more than to be with him right now.