Psychological Suspense Quotes

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Gloria Mallette
“Never Let anyone tell you that you can't; show them that you can.”
Gloria Mallette

“The more you love,the more love you have to give.It's the only feeling we have which is infinite...”
Christina Westover, Precipice

S.E. Lynes
“Unhappy people can be very dangerous, don't forget that.”
S.E. Lynes

Jess C. Scott
“Other girls play with soft toys,” I said, “and you play with knives…”
Jess C. Scott, Playmates

Robbi Sommers Bryant
“Support Imagination. Read a book.”
Robbi Sommers Bryant, Dream

Justin Bog
“I don't correct her to let her know her backdoor wisdom yanks me deep into another country, where water runs uphill.”
Justin Bog, Sandcastle and Other Stories: The Complete Edition

P.D. Alleva
“Books and movies are like a blueprint…a survival manual disguised as fiction. As folklore. Because the truth hides in plain sight and those that see have to hide and those that can’t see…well, they’re just a part of the plan.'
~ Excerpt from a NYPD Investigation, November, 1951”
P.D. Alleva, Golem

Justin Bog
“Now, a month later, I sit, foggy, a similar state of mind, in a different seafood restaurant with a locals-know-every-secret bar, two happy hour martinis downed, fidgeting with my napkin below the lip of the table, and I barely hear Wendy ask me another question. She brought a bag of them tonight.”
Justin Bog, The Conversationalist

Lori Krause
“Wickedness or evil, devilry or hell. In total darkness, I sit real still.”
Lori Krause

Nina G. Jones
“Shy, I can’t be fixed. We won’t ride off into the sunset. There will be no happy ending.”
Nina G. Jones, Strapped

Kate White
“I closed the door and sank into my desk chair. My heart was pounding even harder. I felt like someone who had just staggered out of her car after an accident on a freeway. This was different from the cockroach and the books and the Barbie. I’d been injured. Someone had tried to physically harm me.”
Kate White, Eyes on You

Cheryl Rainfield
“I should know better than anyone--you can't tell who a person is just from his looks.”
Cheryl Rainfield, Stained

Elizabeth Heiter
“As Evelyn slid to a stop in the center of the hallway, Butler calmly shook his head. Then he lifted his machine gun and fired.”
Elizabeth Heiter, Seized

Elizabeth Heiter
“There was no mistaking her daughter's handwriting. And the words... "If you're reading this, I'm already dead.”
Elizabeth Heiter, Stalked

Marc Berlin
“Art is a rebellion against fate.
-Andre Malraux”
Marc Berlin, Oddball in 3G

Sydney Jamesson
“If you scrape away the surface, you’ve gotta be prepared to see what’s underneath.”
Sydney Jamesson, Duty of Care

Sydney Jamesson
“I’m just trying to figure out if you’re a safe woman to be around but, I guess as long as you don’t want my job, I’ll be okay.”
Sydney Jamesson, Duty of Care

Sydney Jamesson
“So tell me, Em … are you the backstabber or the knife through the heart kinda girl?”
Sydney Jamesson, Duty of Care

Sydney Jamesson
“You’re kinda hard to break away from, Emily, even if trouble seems to follow you around like a goddam shadow.”
Sydney Jamesson, The Caretakers

Sydney Jamesson
“Now the snow has melted, I’ve been able to see the world for what it truly is.”
Sydney Jamesson, The Caretakers

Kate White
“Well, be careful,” she said, her words deliberate. She quickly twisted her head, as if making certain no one was behind her. When she turned back around, her green eyes were hard and filled with hate. “Because wouldn’t it be terrible if you slipped and hurt yourself?”
Kate White, Eyes on You

Kate White
“She had her sonar continually set for excuses to entertain, to bring together influential and powerful people in a mix that hummed, sizzled, throbbed, and sometimes burst into flames. But I was delighted to be her excuse tonight.”
Kate White, Eyes on You

Jacqueline Simon Gunn
“She would not have another man push her aside like some appetizer, there to wet his whistle only to be left once the main dish arrived.

No more. She pushed her thumb into his throat a little harder.”
Jacqueline Simon Gunn, Circle of Truth

Marc Berlin
“Art is a rebellion against fate." - Andre Malraux”
Marc Berlin, Oddball in 3G

Jessica Keener
“Everything in life is trouble, haven't you learned that yet?”
Jessica Keener, Strangers in Budapest