Hosted by Rachel from Fiktshun, Lisa from A Life Bound By Books, Jessica from Confessions of a Bookaholic, Jaime from Two Chicks on Books and Mindy from Magical Urban Fantasy Reads, the Top 10 of 2013 runs for five consecutive days and highlights some of our favourite reads throughout the year.
"What the hell was I supposed to do, Eva? I didn't know you existed. If I'd known you were out there, I would have hunted you down. I wouldn't have waited a second to find you. But I didn't know, and I settled for less. So did you. We both wasted ourselves on the wrong people."
It's easy and un-extraordinary to be frightened of life. It's far more difficult to arm yourself with the good stuff despite all the bad and step foot into tomorrow as an everyday warrior.
Going after him might not be the smart choice, the logical choice - but it was how I felt, and Doctor Z always encouraged me to try to get what I wanted. To feel I deserved to get what I wanted.
"I would have torn this whole damn country apart looking for you."
My mom said once that education was a privilege not afforded to everyone, but she was wrong - it wasn't a privilege. It was our right. We had the right to a future.
For too long I've been pulled one way, then another; between who I was, and who I am. But who do I want to be? Who I am now and what I do, now, will be decided by me, and me alone.
She's all broken inside but no one will ever notice.
That night it felt that somehow by flicking them off the roof, the matches would burn down everything, the sparks from the tips of the flames torching the world and all the heartbroken people in it.
I was an independent, twenty-four-year-old grown-ass woman.
God, I love quotes!! :)
Merry Christmas :)
What are your favourite quotes of 2013? :)