The Beginning Of Everything Quotes

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Robyn Schneider
“The way I figured it, keeping quiet was safe. Words could betray you if you choose the wrong ones, or mean less if you used too many.”
Robyn Schneider, The Beginning of Everything

Robyn Schneider
“I pictured her tragically; it never once ocurred to me to picture her as the tragedy.”
Robyn Schneider, The Beginning of Everything

Robyn Schneider
“You're better off without me.

And I don't want to be around when you realize it.”
Robyn Schneider, The Beginning of Everything

Robyn Schneider
“...history is filled with fictional people. We have all been fooled into believing in people who are entirely imaginary - made-up prisoners in a hypothetical panopticon. But the point isn't whether or not you believe in imaginary people; it's whether or not you want to.”
Robyn Schneider, The Beginning of Everything

Robyn Schneider
“I don't know which is worse," Cassidy mused, "when people laugh at things that aren't funny, or when they don't laugh at things that are.”
Robyn Schneider, The Beginning of Everything

Robyn Schneider
“So," I said as Cassidy and I headed toward Mr. Moreno's room, "I didn't see any secret messages last night."
"I didn't want to be predictable," Cassidy retorted. "But at least now I know you're paying attention.”
Robyn Schneider, The Beginning of Everything

Robyn Schneider
“I reached for the switch on my desk lamp and flashed HELLO.
The lights switched off in Cassidy's bedroom, and her flashlight flicked on.
SORRY.
"She's sorry," I told Cooper, because he didn't understand Morse code.
He lifted his head as if to say But you already knew that, old sport.
Her flashlight flickered again.
FORGIVE ME.
This time, I didn't hesitate.
ALWAYS, I replied.”
Robyn Schneider, The Beginning of Everything

Robyn Schneider
“We'd been so good together once, and then we'd rotted, like some corpse with a delayed burial.”
Robyn Schneider, The Beginning of Everything

Robyn Schneider
“We're two sides of the same tragic coin. It's like we were tied together before we even met.”
Robyn Schneider, The Beginning of Everything

Robyn Schneider
“It's awful, ins't it, how I remember crap like that? Tiny, insignificant details in the midst of a massive disaster.”
Robyn Schneider, The Beginning of Everything

Robyn Schneider
“I knew what is was like to have people stare at you with pity. For everyone's gaze to follow you through the hallways as though you were marked by tragedy and no longer belonged. And I could understand why she hadn't wanted that.”
Robyn Schneider, The Beginning of Everything

Robyn Schneider
“Everyone's life, not matter how unremarkable, has a singular tragic encounter after which everything that really matters will happen. That moment is the catalyst - the first step in the equation. But knowing the first step will get you nowhere - it's what comes after that determines the result.”
Robyn Schneider, The Beginning of Everything

Robyn Schneider
“we're two sides of the same tragic coin, its like we were tied together before we even met”
Robyn Schneider