Monsters Of Men Quotes

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Patrick Ness
“I’ll find you—

Keep calling for me, Viola—

Cuz here I come.”
Patrick Ness, Monsters of Men

Patrick Ness
“And it feels like, finally.”
Patrick Ness, Monsters of Men

Patrick Ness
“You went up a girl and came down a woman.”
Patrick Ness, Monsters of Men

Richard Kadrey
“See? Even dead she makes me a better whatever-the-hell it is I am. A less stupid person. A more considerate monster.”
Richard Kadrey, Sandman Slim

Kerri Maniscalco
“Flesh-and-blood men were the real monsters, and they could be cut down easily enough.”
Kerri Maniscalco, Hunting Prince Dracula

Patrick Ness
“Didn't you finish your chemistry in school?"
"You closed the school and burnt all the books."
"Ah, so I did.”
Patrick Ness

Alexandra Bracken
“Some people came into the world and never once looked up to see the lives around them--they were so focused on what they wanted, what they needed. No one else mattered to them. They disconnected from sympathy and pity and guilt. Some people came into the world as monsters. I understood that now.”
Alexandra Bracken, In The Afterlight

Holly Black
“That was the problem with monsters. Sometimes they looked just like everybody else.”
Holly Black, The Coldest Girl in Coldtown: Free Preview Edition: The First 8 Chapters

Patrick Ness
“My heart is broken, broken in a way that will never be healed, broken in a way that feels like it’s going to kill me, too, right here on this stupid, freezing beach”
Patrick Ness Monsters of Men

Patrick Ness
“Let the battle for peace commence”
Patrick Ness

Joseph Conrad
“I am stupid, am I not? What more can I want? If you ask them who is brave--who is true--who is just--who is it they would trust with their lives?--they would say, Tuan Jim. And yet they can never know the real, real truth....”
Joseph Conrad, Lord Jim

Patrick Ness
“What a sad thing men are. Can't do nothing good without being so weak we have to mess it up. Can't build something up without tearing it down.”
Patrick Ness, Monsters of Men

Patrick Ness
“THERE IT IS,’ my mother says, and what she means is that the dot we’ve been nearing for weeks, the one that’s been growing into a larger dot with two smaller dots circling it, has now become even larger than that, growing from a dot to a disc, shining back the light from its sun, until you can see the blue of its oceans, the green of its forests, the white of its polar caps, a circle of colour against the black beyond.”
Patrick Ness, The New World

Richelle E. Goodrich
“When a monster grows quiet and crumbles to the ground weeping, you feel sorry for him. You may approach with caution and hope, whispering words of peace. But in the morning he will rise to his full height, roaring and stomping and baring his sharp teeth because he is, after all, a monster.”
Richelle E. Goodrich, Being Bold

Craig R. Key
“There was one less monster on earth, and the world was certainly better off without him.”
Craig R. Key, Iniquitous

“Finalmente, los monstruos, con sus extrañas y extraordinarias apariencias, niegan la perfección del mundo y del orden establecido. En definitiva, los monstruos proyectan lo que los individuos y las sociedades niegan y temen de ellos mismos y, por lo tanto, mirando al monstruo, nos vemos a nosotros mismos y los defectos individuales y sociales que consideramos despreciables".”
Isabel Santaularia Capdevila, El Monstruo Humanouna Introducción A La Ficción De Los Asesinos En Serie

Adhish Mazumder
“Some dark nights hide the cruelest of secrets. Such are the tales of the dark shadows hidden in that old castle in a distant land. The story of ages started with a classic; highlighting the infamous monster made out of a man.”
Adhish Mazumder

Angela Panayotopulos
“It wasn't the darkness that killed people. It was the people who carried the darkness within them that did.”
Angela Panayotopulos, The Wake Up

Toni Rogers
“As a child I would never have imagined that all the monsters would be human”
Toni Rogers, The Lamb that lay down with The Wolf