Allegiant Quotes

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Veronica Roth
“She taught me all about real sacrifice. That it should be done from love... That it should be done from necessity, not without exhausting all other options. That it should be done for people who need your strength because they don't have enough of their own.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“You're not very nice," I say, grinning.
"You're one to talk."
"Hey, I could be nice if I tried."
"Hmm." He taps his chin. "Say something nice, then."
"You're very good-looking."
He smiles, his teeth a flash in this dark. "I like this 'nice' thing.”
veronica roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“The first step to loving someone else is to recognize the evil in ourselves, so we can forgive them.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“I didn't know that idiocy caused people to just start spontaneously bleeding from the nose.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“Sometimes I still forget to look for the gentler parts of her. For so long all I saw was the strength, standing out like the wiry muscles in her arms or the black ink marking her collarbone with flight.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“I don’t know how long it takes for me to realize that isn’t going to happen,
that she is gone. But when I do I feel all the strength go out of me, and I fall to my knees beside the table and I think I cry, then, or at least I want to, and everything inside me screams for just one more kiss, one more word, one more glance, one more.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“Caleb," I say, "I love you."
His eyes gleam with tear as he says, "I love you, too, Beatrice.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“His fingers slide into my hair, and I hold on to his arms to stay steady as we press together like two blades at a stalemate. He is stronger than anyone I know, and warmer than anyone else realizes; he is a secret that I have kept, and will keep for the rest of my life.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“One choice can transform you.
One choice can destroy you.
Once choice will define you.”
Veronica Roth

Veronica Roth
“If we stay together, I'll have to forgive you over and over again, and if you're still in this, you'll have to forgive me over and over again too. So forgiveness isn't the point. What I really should have been trying to figure out is whether we were still good for each other or not”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“I have never had parents who set good examples, parents whose expectations were worth living up to, but she did. I can see them within her, the courage and the beauty they pressed into her like a handprint.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“One thing I know: For helping me forget how awful the world is, I prefer her to alcohol.”
Veronica Roth, Four: A Divergent Story Collection

Veronica Roth
“All I can do is stand still- I feel like if I just stand still, I can stop it from being true, I can pretend that everything is all right.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“He is strong, and lithe, and certain.
And he is mine.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“It's stupid to miss a thing when there are so many people to miss instead, but I miss this train already, and all the others that carried me through the city, my city, after I was brave enough to ride them. I brush my fingers over the car wall, just once, and then jump.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“In the days that follow, it's movement, not stillness, that helps to keep the grief at bay.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“There are so many ways to be brave in this world. Sometimes bravery involves laying down your life for something bigger than yourself, or for someone else. Sometimes it involves giving up everything you have ever known, or everyone you have ever loved for the sake of something greater.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“she sighs, then breaks a piece off the muffin in my hand. 'Hey. There are plenty more just five feet to your right.'
'then you shouldn't be so concerned about losing some of yours.' she says, grinning.
'Fair enough.”
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Veronica Roth
“Everything inside me screams for just one more kiss, one more word, one more glance, one more.”
Veronica Roth

Veronica Roth
“It's strange how time can make a place shrink, make its strangeness ordinary.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“I take a deep breath. I'm not sure where that swell of desperation came from, but know that I've acknowledge it, it's impossible to ignore, like a living thing has awakened from a long sleep inside me. It writhes in my stomach and throat. I need to leave. I need the truth.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“For me, it feels like driving from truth into a lie, from adulthood to childhoold. I watch the land of pavement and glass and metal turn into an empty field. The snow is falling softly now, and I can faintly see the city's skyline up ahead, the buildings just a shade darker than the clouds.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“Though I know that he had something to do with the attack simulation, and with all those deaths, I find it difficult to pair those actions with the man I see in front of me. I wonder if this is how it is with all evil men, that to someone, they look just like good men, talk like good men, are just as likeable as good men.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“He's one of the last friends I have," she says, her voice breaking. "I don't know if I'll ever be able to look at you the same way again.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“I open the door to the fear landscape room and flip open the small black box that was in my back pocket to see the syringes inside. This is the box I have always used, padded around the needles; it is a sign of something sick inside me, or something brave.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“Caleb and Tris exchange a look. The skin on his face and on her knuckles is nearly the same colour, purple-blue-green, as if drawn with ink. This is what happens when siblings collide - they injure each other in the same way.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“I used to think that when people fell in love, they just landed where they landed, and they had no choice in the matter afterward. And maybe that's true of beginnings, but it's not true of this, now.
I fell in love with him. But I don't just stay with him by default as if there's no one else available to me. I stay with him because I choose to, every day that I wake up, every day that we fight or lie to each other or disappoint each other. I choose him over and over again, and he chooses me.”
Veronica Roth

Veronica Roth
“En este mundo hay muchas formas de ser valiente. A veces, la valentía implica dar la vida por algo más importante que tú o darla por alguien. A veces implica renunciar a todo lo que has conocido o a todos los seres queridos por un bien mayor.
Pero no siempre es así.
A veces no es más que apretar los dientes para soportar el dolor y el trabajo de cada día, y así caminar poco a poco hacía una vida mejor.
Y esa es la valentía que necesito ahora.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“Una elección...
Puede transformarte.
Una elección...
Puede destruirte.
Una elección... Te define.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Veronica Roth
“Both. So many of the Erudite helped me when I didn't;t ask them to" Will, Fernando, Cara-all Erudite all someone the best people I have known, however briefly.”
Veronica Roth, Allegiant

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