• Sometimes you make choices in life, and sometimes choices make you.
    ~ Gayle Forman
  • Sometimes, remembering hurts too much.
    ~ Jess Rothenberg, The Catastrophic History of You and Me.
  • Fear doesn't shut you down, it wakes you up.
    ~ Tobias Smollett, in Divergent by Veronica Roth
  • If there's a book you really want to read but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it.
    ~ Toni Morrison
  • There's many a bestseller that could have been prevented by a good teacher.
    ~ Flannery O'Connor
  • If the book is well written, I always find it too short.
    ~ Jane Austen
  • Books are a uniquely portable magic.
    ~ Stephen King
  • A book is a gift you can open again and again.
    ~ Garrison Keillor
  • I kept always two books in my pocket, one to read, one to write in.
    ~ Robert Louis Stevenson
  • One of the great things about books is sometimes there are some fantastic pictures.
    One of the great things about books is sometimes there are some fantastic pictures.
    ~ George W. Bush