Jo Quotes

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Nicholas Sparks
“I just tell people what they already know, but are afraid to admit to themselves.”
Nicholas Sparks, Safe Haven
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Karen Marie Moning
“There are men you build a future with, Dani. And then there are men that you know, going in, that you're only making a memory with. I know the difference
..Some memories are worth the price. I'll deal with it.”
Karen Marie Moning, Iced
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Vicki Pettersson
“There's nothing wrong with you..not even the darkest corner of that beautiful soul. ~ Hunter”
Vicki Pettersson, City of Souls

Lynsay Sands
“You aren't angry "
"You must be joking " she said dryly. "I'm alive Nicholas. And I'm immortal like you. This rocks”
Lynsay Sands, The Renegade Hunter

Louisa May Alcott
“Jo's face was a study next day, for the secret rather weighed upon her, and she found it hard not to look mysterious and important. Meg observed it, but did not troubled herself to make inquiries, for she had learned that the best way to manage Jo was by the law of contraries, so she felt sure of being told everything if she did not ask.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Karen Marie Moning
“I see how he feels about his world and I want to be one of the parts he prizes. I want to be worth fighting for. Worth the same kind of effort he puts into the things that matter to him. Like Dani.”
"I don’t tell her no human matters to the boss like Dani.”
Karen Marie Moning, Burned

Louisa May Alcott
“[Jo to her mother] I knew there was mischief brewing. I felt it and now it's worse than I imagined. I just wish I could marry Meg myself, and keep her safe in the family.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Alyxandra Harvey
“You were at the party on Friday night, weren't you?" I didn't mentioned I'd followed him into the woods.

He leaned back in his chair, his legs sprawled out. His boots nudged the bottom ruffle of my skirt. "Aye."
Aye? Seriously? Could he be any hotter?
Unless he had been looking for his girlfriend at the party.
Not hot.
"I was supposed to meet my cousin," he elaborated, "but I didn't find her,"
Hot again.”
Alyxandra Harvey, Stolen Away

Louisa May Alcott
“Is that my boy?’
As sure as this is my girl!”
Louisa May Alcott, Good Wives

Lynsay Sands
“We're just people Jo he said quietly.
Yeah I suppose. People with fangs who drink blood live a long time and apparently do crafts. She shook her head.”
Lynsay Sands, The Renegade Hunter

Louisa May Alcott
“It may be vain and wrong to say it, but- I'm afraid- Laurie is getting too fond of me.

Then you don't care for him in the way it is evident he begins to care for you? And Mrs March looked anxious as she put the question.

Mercy, no! I love the dear boy, as I always have, and am immensely proud of him, but as for anything more, it's out of the question.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Louisa May Alcott
“I don't believe it's the right sort of love, and I'd rather not try it," was the decided answer.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Louisa May Alcott
“Nothing more,—except that I don't believe I shall ever marry; I'm happy as I am, and love my liberty too well to be in any hurry to give it up for any mortal man.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Louisa May Alcott
“I might've said 'yes,' not because I love him any more, but because I care more to be loved than when he went away.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Louisa May Alcott
“And Jo felt as if during that fortnight her sister had grown up amazingly, and was drifting away from her into a world where she could not follow.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Louisa May Alcott
“For to be independent and earn the praise of those she loved were the dearest wishes of her heart, and this seemed to be the first step toward that happy goal.”
Louisa May Alcott
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Louisa May Alcott
“Mercy me! I don't know anything about love and such nonsense! Cried Jo, with a funny mixture of interest and contempt.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Louisa May Alcott
“Don' mean to have any. It's fun to watch other people philander, but I should feel like a fool doing it myself, Said Jo, looking alarmed at the thought.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Louisa May Alcott
“I'd rather do everything for myself, and be perfectly independent”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women
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Louisa May Alcott
“It would trouble me sadly to make him unhappy, for I couldn't fall in love with the dear old fellow merely out of gratitude, could I?”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Louisa May Alcott
“She began to see that character is a better possession than money, rank, intellect, or beauty, and to feel that if greatness is what a wise man has defined it to be, "truth, reverence. and good will." then her friend Friedrich Bhaer was not only good, but great.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women
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Louisa May Alcott
“I don't. I never wanted to make you care for me so, and I went away to keep you from it if I could.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Louisa May Alcott
“You, you are, you're a great deal too good for me, and I'm so grateful to you, and so proud and fond of you, I don't know why I can't love you as you want me to. I've tried, but I can't change the feeling, and it would be a lie to say I do when I don't.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Louisa May Alcott
“I can't help it. You know it's impossible for people to make themselves love other people if they don't, Cried Jo inelegantly but remorsefully, as she softly patted his shoulder, remembering the time when he had comforted her so long ago.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Louisa May Alcott
“I haven't the least idea of loving him or anybody else”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Louisa May Alcott
“... She said, hoping to soothe him with a little reason, which proved that she knew nothing about love.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Louisa May Alcott
“We don't agree and we never shall, so we'll be good friends all our lives, but we won't go and do anything rash.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Louisa May Alcott
“Not until months afterwards did Jo understand how she had the strength of mind to hold fast to the resolution she had made when she decided she did not love her boy, and never could. It was very hard to do, but she did it, knowing the delay was both useless and cruel.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Louisa May Alcott
“... It's selfish of you to keep teasing for what I can't give. I shall always be fond of you, very fond indeed, as a friend, but I'll never marry you, and the sooner you believe it the better for both of us.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Louisa May Alcott
“Then I don't feel as if I'd wasted my life. I'm not so good as you make me, but I have tried to do right. And now, when it's too late to begin even to do better, it's such a comfort to know that someone loves me so much, and feels as if I'd helped them.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

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