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Rebecca Solnit
“...[Cabeza de Vaca] ceased to be lost not by returning but by turning into something else.”
Rebecca Solnit, A Field Guide to Getting Lost

Chuck Palahniuk
“At the store, they have one-hundred-percent-recycled toilet paper," Marla says. "The worst job in the whole world must be recycling toilet paper.”
Chuck Palahniuk, Fight Club

Joanne Harris
“I don't believe God really cares what you eat, or what you wear, or whom you love. I think that if God made the stars, He must have a greater perspective.”
Joanne Harris, Different Class

Rick Riordan
“I am a monster."
"Don't say that."
"It is okay. I will be good monster. Then you will not have to be mad.”
Rick Riordan, The Sea of Monsters

Lauren Oliver
“This was progress. This was modernity: you could cover over the past completely. You could bury the old under a relentless surface of new, stretched from corner to corner.”
Lauren Oliver, Rooms

George Orwell
“It was not desirable that the proles should have strong political feelings. All that was required of the was a primitive patriotism which could be appealed to whenever it was necessary to make them accept longer working hours or shorter rations. And even when they became discontented, as they sometimes did, their discontent led nowhere, because, being without general ideas, they could only focus it on petty specific grievances. The larger evils invariably escaped their notice.”
George Orwell, 1984

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