Unbroken Quotes

Quotes tagged as "unbroken" (showing 1-18 of 18)
Sarah Dessen
“The future was one thing that could never be broken, because it had not yet had the chance to be anything.”
Sarah Dessen, Saint Anything

“To be unbroken, what would that be?
If words that were spoken, had not shattered me”
ZOEgirl, Zoegirl - Different Kind of Free

Rick Yancey
“The bent but unbroken ones.”
Rick Yancey, The Last Star

Simona Panova
“The utter unbroken silence was more appalling than any ominous noise, than the loudest yells of anguish, than the most piercing screaming...
Dead silence.
Literally dead.”
Simona Panova, Nightmarish Sacrifice

Laura Hillenbrand
“All he had left was his alcohol and his resentment, the emotion that, Jean Améry would write, “nails every one of us onto the cross of his ruined past.”
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Melyssa Winchester
“On a good day, I'm a first class prick, but even I know that being treated like you're disposable is something no one should ever be used to.”
Melyssa Winchester, Unbroken

Melyssa Winchester
“It’s not the place that creates the magic, Ryder. It’s the person. The magic is wherever you are.”
Melyssa Winchester, Unbroken

Marieke Nijkamp
“It’d be easy to get lost here, in the spaces where I feel like a ghost. A spirit who couldn’t touch, or be touched. It’d be easy, so easy, to drown. But I keep swimming back towards the shore.”
Marieke Nijkamp, Unbroken: 13 Stories Starring Disabled Teens

Louis Zamperini
“One moment of pain is worth a lifetime of glory”
Louis Zamperini

Marieke Nijkamp
“Dad would call it my Sisyphus toll. Push a boulder up a hill, pretending it’s okay, and come nightfall it - and I - come crashing down. But he forgets the view each time I make it to the top.”
Marieke Nijkamp, Unbroken: 13 Stories Starring Disabled Teens

Melyssa Winchester
“I was worthy before. Maybe with him I can be worthy again.”
Melyssa Winchester, Unbroken

Christine Evangelou
“You can only heal a broken heart through allowing it to open again; a closed heart remains a wounded heart. Many battles may be lost but you are not broken and you are not your wounds.”
Christine Evangelou, Stardust and Star Jumps: A Motivational Guide to Help You Reach Toward Your Dreams, Goals, and Life Purpose

Marieke Nijkamp
“To find magic in the mending.”
Marieke Nijkamp, Unbroken: 13 Stories Starring Disabled Teens

Marieke Nijkamp
“But I live here, in this place. And I don’t know how to tell you that. I don’t want you to squirm, or take my hand and say it’s tragic. I don’t want you to roll your eyes as though I’m playing a macho game of one-upmanship: My pain can beat up everyone else’s adolescent pain, so I’ll just be over here in the corner, savoring the depths of my stoic suffering and shedding no more than a single tear when I listen to every single cover of “Hurt” and “Hallelujah” on repeat. No, you can’t help me. Don’t try to help me. Please try to help me.”
Marieke Nijkamp, Unbroken: 13 Stories Starring Disabled Teens

Marieke Nijkamp
“The word pain does too much work, you know? It’s like sorry, which really shouldn’t have to carry both “I sympathize” and “this is all my fault.”
Marieke Nijkamp, Unbroken: 13 Stories Starring Disabled Teens

Marieke Nijkamp
“You’re brave.” Lorna said. “I’m not,” I assured her, trying not to bristle. I hate being called brave. It’s almost as bad as inspiring.”
Marieke Nijkamp, Unbroken: 13 Stories Starring Disabled Teens

Melyssa Winchester
“I refer you to my earlier statement. I love you, Ryder. It doesn’t shut off because you run away. It doesn’t die because you want it to in order to protect me. You think you’re destroying me, but loving you strengthens me. Heals the broken.”
Melyssa Winchester, Unbroken

Melyssa Winchester
“The untouched created the unbroken.”
Melyssa Winchester, Unbroken