"Your old tutor did you a great disservice, Mr. Kynaston. He taught you how to speak, and swoon, and toss your head but he never taught you how to suffer like a woman, or love like a woman. He trapped a man in a woman's form and left you there to die! I always hated you as Desdemona. You never fought! You just died, beautifully. No woman would die like that, no matter how much she loved him. A woman would fight! "
A man isn't how he walks or how he speaks. It's what he does.
I live in torture, thinking of these moments. With every look he gives you, I get sicker and sicker. There is a burning in me I feel on fire, and there's guilt I can't comidify. Does it make you happy to know that?
(Tristan and Isolde)
Now, if I'm not mistaken this means you have to come with me. You're going to be a birthday gift for Victoria, my true love. Yvaine: [sarcastically] But of course! Nothing says "romance" like the gift of a kidnapped injured woman! I'm not going anywhere with you!
What value will there ever be in life, if we are not together?
There are some people that live in a dream world, and there are some who face reality; and then there are those who turn one into the other. -Douglas Everett
Cassie, his heart will stop at the sight of you, or he doesn't deserve to live. And, yes, I am aware of the contradiction embodied in that sentence.
Trust is a careless pursuit at best, at worst it's a good way to get yourself killed. - Lauren Kate (Fallen)
I tended to be more of a romantic than a realist, I chose blind faith over cold logic. - Becca Fitzpatrick (Crescendo)
...five minutes from now, when everything else had dropped away, I realized the full impact of what I'd done, I'd feel my heart breaking. - Becca Fitzpatrick (Crescendo)
I'd rather die my way, than live yours.
- Lauren Oliver (Delirium)