Red Queen Quotes

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Victoria Aveyard
“They trained me for this. It's their own fault. They helped make their own doom.”
Victoria Aveyard, Red Queen

Victoria Aveyard
“As you enter, you pray to leave. As you leave, you pray to never return.”
Victoria Aveyard, King's Cage

Victoria Aveyard
“You want me to pin my entire operation, the entire revolution on some teenaged love story? I can't believe this.”
Victoria Aveyard, Red Queen

Victoria Aveyard
“They don't know the meaning of danger or fear or pain. It's only their pride that can be truly hurt.”
Victoria Aveyard, Red Queen

Victoria Aveyard
“You could have been my red queen.”
Victoria Aveyard, Red Queen

Victoria Aveyard
“And you're late."
"I prefer chronologically challenged.”
Victoria Aveyard, Cruel Crown

Lewis Carroll
“The Red Queen shook her head. "You may call it 'nonsense' if you like," she said, "but I've heard nonsense, compared with which that would be as sensible as a dictionary!”
Lewis Carroll, Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There

Victoria Aveyard
“I could set this world on fire and call it rain"- Maven”
Victoria Aveyard, Red Queen/Glass Sword

Victoria Aveyard
“I wold never call loving someone else a weakness. I think living without love at all, any kind of love, is weakness. And the worst kind of darkness.”
Victoria Aveyard, War Storm

Philippa Gregory
“Yes, Your Grace," I correct her. "I am My Lady, the King's Mother, now, and you shall curtsey to me, as low as to a queen of royal blood. This was my destiny: to put my son on the throne of England, and those who laughed at my visions and doubted my vocation will call me My Lady, the King's Mother, and I shall sign myself Margaret Regina: Margaret R.”
Philippa Gregory, The Red Queen

Victoria Aveyard
“Monsters are more dangerous when they're afraid.”
Victoria Aveyard, King's Cage

Christina Henry
“There were monsters in the night but there were monsters in the day too, and monsters inside people who smiled and showed you all their teeth like they were nice. There were monsters inside Alice, but they only had power if she gave it to them, and other things had power too, like the laughter of children enjoying a picnic together and like the love she had for this terrible, wonderful, imperfect man, this man who hid inside the body of a wolf because he thought that was where he belonged.”
Christina Henry, Red Queen

Victoria Aveyard
“Fear can be a good thing. Fear doesn't let you forget.”
Victoria Aveyard, King's Cage

Victoria Aveyard
“How many times does one wicked boy have to betray you people before you learn?”
Victoria Aveyard, King's Cage

Victoria Aveyard
“I know my brother. It comes down to it, to saving your life or saving his crown, we both know what he will choose.”
Victoria Aveyard, Red Queen

Victoria Aveyard
“You want to thank me, Barrow?" she mutters, kicking away the last of my bindings. "Then keep your word. And let this fucking place burn.”
Victoria Aveyard

Victoria Aveyard
“My skin burs under Maven's gaze, with the memory of one stolen kiss. It was him who saved me from Evangeline. Cal who saved me from escaping and bringing more pain upon myself. Cal who saved me from conscription. I've been too busy trying to save others to notice how much Cal saves me. How much he loves me.”
Victoria Aveyard, Red Queen

Victoria Aveyard
“Now I am king and you could have been my Red Queen. Now, you are nothing.”
Victoria Aveyard, Red Queen

Victoria Aveyard
“My mistakes cannot be undone, forgotten, or ignored. But I can make amends. I can do something now.”
Victoria Aveyard, King's Cage

Victoria Aveyard
“I don't recognize Cal's voice anymore. I've turned him into a monster. I forced his hand. I made him choose. I was eager, I was stupid. I let myself hope.
I am a fool.
- Mare Barrow”
Victoria Aveyard, Red Queen

Victoria Aveyard
“I could set the world on fire and call it rain”
Victoria Aveyard

Victoria Aveyard
“His opinion isn’t worth the rust on my fathers wheelchair”
Victoria Aveyard, Red Queen

Victoria Aveyard
“I don't know why, but I'm reminded of something Julian taught me once, long ago.

We destroy. It's the constant of our kind.

I've seen that firsthand. In Archeon, in Harbor Bay, on every battlefield. In the way Reds were treated and are still treated across the continent.

But that world is changing.

We destroy, but we also rebuild.”
Victoria Aveyard

Victoria Aveyard
“I am finally learning my lesson. Anyone can betray you”
Victoria Aveyard

Victoria Aveyard
“We can't choose who we love. I wish, more than anything, that we could.”
Victoria Aveyard, Glass Sword

Victoria Aveyard
“¡Somos la Guardia Escarlata y abogamos por la libertad e igualdad de todos los hombres comenzando por los Rojos!"
"¡Y nos levantaremos Rojos como el amanecer!”
Victoria Aveyard, Red Queen

Victoria Aveyard
“I follow the usual schedule... Wake up. Immediately regret it.”
Victoria Aveyard

Mariia Manko
“Today, I wanted to be a bit aggressive and sexy . . . to be a provoking woman who remains a ghost in the hearts of men, so vivid that they could never forget. And this ghost shines with different colours in their imagination every time . . . I have always been good at being a muse. I adored this role and have always kept improving this image.”
Mariia Manko, Through the Magic Sunglasses

Victoria Aveyard
“Ако ние се променим, ще се променят ли и те? или ще се опитат да унищожат и нас?”
Victoria Aveyard

Siddhartha Mukherjee
“Even targeted therapy, then, was a cat-and-mouse game. One could direct endless arrows at the Achilles' heel of cancer, but the disease might simply shift its foot, switching one vulnerability for another. We were locked in a perpetual battle with a volatile combatant. ... the Red Queen tells Alice that the world keeps shifting so quickly under her feet that she has to keep running just to keep her position. This is our predicament with cancer: we are forced to keep running merely to keep still.”
Siddhartha Mukherjee, The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer

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