Jacob Quotes

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Stephenie Meyer
“Did you know that 'I told you so' has a brother,Jacob?" she asked cutting me off. "His name is 'Shut the hell up'.”
Stephenie Meyer, Breaking Dawn

Stephenie Meyer
“Hey, Rosalie? Do you know how to drown a blonde? Stick a mirror to the bottom of a pool.”
Stephenie Meyer, Breaking Dawn

Laurell K. Hamilton
“Sticks and stones will break your bones, but failure will get you killed.”
Laurell K. Hamilton, Narcissus in Chains

Justina Chen
“Come on, don't you ever stop and smell the coffee?”
Justina Chen, North of Beautiful

Jennifer L. Armentrout
“Are you two you know?" Jacob pointed at us. " Together? Together? "
I didn't get a chance to answer. Cam spun me around and kissed me, right there between the two buildings. It was no friendly peck on the lips. When our tongues touched, my bag slipped off my arm and hit the frosted ground.
"Holy crap," Jacob muttered. "I think they're going to make babies.”
Jennifer L. Armentrout, Wait for You

Jennifer L. Armentrout
“I would be clapping like a seal right now if I weren’t so fucking hung over, just so you know. Inside, I am doing happy jumping jacks for you with glittery pom poms.”
Jennifer L. Armentrout, Wait for You
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Jennifer L. Armentrout
“Sorry. Sorry. Don't hit. Bitches be scary when they hit.”
Jennifer L. Armentrout, Wait for You

Justina Chen
“Wait!"
What?" I lowered my cup hastily, wondering if maybe there was a stray hair, or worse, a newly boiled bug inside my cup.
You got to smell it first. It's the proper way to cup coffee."
Cup coffee?"
Taste it."
What? Are you the coffee police or something?”
Justina Chen, North of Beautiful

Melina Marchetta
“I think that we vote, not to get the best party in, but to keep the worst party out.”
Melina Marchetta, Looking for Alibrandi
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Melina Marchetta
“But you're almost eighteen. You're old enough. Everyone else is doing it.
And next year someone is going to say to someone else 'but you're only sixteen, everyone else is doing it' Or one day someone will tell your daughter that she's only thirteen and everyone else is doing it. I don't want to do it because everyone else is doing it.”
Melina Marchetta, Looking for Alibrandi

Melina Marchetta
“We're so different. You're an intellectual. I'm an idiot."
"Don't say that," I yelled. "You're not an idiot, you stupid idiot.”
Melina Marchetta, Looking for Alibrandi

Melina Marchetta
“We don't even love each other.
I do a bit, you know.
You do what a bit?
You know. Like you...whatever...love you a bit.
I think I kind of love you too.”
Melina Marchetta, Looking for Alibrandi

Melina Marchetta
“I just don't trust people who have bodies that change with their moods.
Well then you'll never trust the opposite sex again.”
Melina Marchetta, Looking for Alibrandi

Jonathan Safran Foer
“Jacob wrestled with God for the blessing. He wrestled with Esau for the blessing. He wrestled with Isaac for the blessing, with Laban for the blessing, and in each case he eventually prevailed. He wrestled because he recognized that the blessings were worth the struggle. He knew that you only get to keep what you refuse to let go of.”
Jonathan Safran Foer, Here I Am
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“In other words, it was a struggle with himself. And the product of that struggle: anger, bitterness, resentment, envy or transformation, aspiration, hope, decency..the product of that struggle is the quality of your life and the nature of your soul.”
Emma Forrest, Your Voice in My Head

Melina Marchetta
“What is it? A prize or something?
No. It's not a prize and I'm not a prize. But it's mine. It belongs to me and I can only give it away once, and I want to be so sure when it happens. I don't want to say that the first time for me was bad or it didn't mean a thing.”
Melina Marchetta, Looking for Alibrandi

Melina Marchetta
“I won't push you for it anymore, okay. We'll stick to clever conversation.
A bit of this and that won't hurt.
Yeah, it won't hurt you. It'll drive me bloody crazy.”
Melina Marchetta, Looking for Alibrandi

Melina Marchetta
“She was the most beautiful woman in the world. If she was alive I'd probably be a better person.”
Melina Marchetta, Looking for Alibrandi

Melina Marchetta
“You're good enough, Jacob.”
Melina Marchetta, Looking for Alibrandi

Melina Marchetta
“I'd run you know. It's like when you're really busy doing something and you don't have time to think about things. Well, I'd run and run and run so I couldn't think.”
Melina Marchetta, Looking for Alibrandi

Ransom Riggs
“What would Golan Do? That way I can ask myself before I do anything. Before I take a dump. How would Dr. Golan want me to take this dump? Should I bank it off the side or go straight down the middle? What would be the most psychologically beneficial dump I could take?”
Ransom Riggs, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

“Thus began a break of undetermined length and meaning.”
Jacob Slichter, So You Wanna Be a Rock & Roll Star: How I Machine-Gunned a Roomful Of Record Executives and Other True Tales from a Drummer's Life

“Don't call it death; call it moving to Heaven.”
Jacob Bowen

Katie McGarry
“Jacob smiled from ear to ear when he shook the man’s hand on stage. The man then handed him a trophy. "Tell the audience about your book."
My little brother confidently walked up to a microphone his height and beamed to the crowd. "I wrote about the person I love the most, my older brother, Noah. We don’t live together so I wrote what I imagine he does when we’re not together."
"And what is that?"
prodded the stout man.
"He’s a superhero who saves people in danger, because he saved me and my brother from dying in a fire a couple of years ago. Noah is better than Batman." The crowd chuckled.
"I love you, too, lil’ bro." I couldn’t help it. To see him standing there, still worshipping me like he did when he was five … it was too much.
Jacob’s smile reached a whole new level of excitement. "Noah!" He pointed right to me. "That’s Noah. That’s my brother, Noah!" Ignoring his foster parents, Jacob flew off the stage and ran down the middle aisle.
Joe lowered his head and Carrie rubbed her eyes. Jacob raced into my arms and the crowd erupted into applause.
"I’ve missed you, Noah." Jacob’s voice broke, bringing tears to my eyes. I couldn’t cry. Not in front of Jacob and not in front of Mrs. Collins. I needed to be a man and stay strong.
"I’ve missed you, too, bro. I’m so proud of you."

Katie McGarry, Pushing the Limits

“She could get lost staring into the kaleidoscope of unfathomable lifetimes swirling in a human iris. They were haunting and sober and wise, even when she coaxed a jaw-cracking sunny smile from the face they were set in.”
taoist elf, Chances

Melina Marchetta
“There's nothing to took forward to any more if you don't have dreams," he said. "Because dreams are goals and John might have run out of goals. So he died.”
Melina Marchetta

Stephenie Meyer
“It had not been Edward and Jacob that I'd been trying to force together. It was the two parts of myself, Edward's Bella and Jacob's Bella but they could not exist together, and I never should have tried.”
Stephenie Meyer, Eclipse

Anita Diamant
“Of all life's pleasures, only love owes no debt to death”
Anita Diamant, The Red Tent

Ransom Riggs
“You have your world to rebuild, and I have mine.”
Ransom Riggs, Library of Souls

Enock Maregesi
“Lakini ukweli ni upi? Ukweli ni kwamba utajiri una changamoto nyingi kuupata na kuudumisha pia kuliko usomi na kwamba ukweli ni amani ya Mungu katika moyo wa mwanadamu. Heri msomi kuliko tajiri – Heri yule aliyesoma kuliko tajiri asiyesoma au yule aliyesoma kuliko vile alivyosoma tajiri au tajiri asiyesoma au aliyesoma lakini asiyekuwa na tamaa kabisa na dunia hii ambaye kukosa kwake tamaa na dunia hii kunamfanya msomi. Ndivyo Kristo anavyomaanisha. Si kwamba tajiri hawezi kuuona ufalme wa mbinguni. Ibrahimu, Isaka, Yakobo, Yusufu, Daudi, Sulemani, Yehoshafati, Hezekia, Zakayo, Yoana, Susana, na Lidia watauona ufalme wa mbinguni na walikuwa matajiri. Mali zao zilivyozidi hawakuangalia moyoni, hawakuwa na tamaa kabisa na dunia hii, bali walimtumaini Mungu kwa kila kitu walichokuwa nacho. Anaweza. Lakini asiipende dunia bali ayapende mambo ya ufalme wa Mungu kwa moyo wake wote.”
Enock Maregesi

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