It’s time for another Top 10 Tuesday!!! For those of you who don’t know, Top 10 Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by the folks over at The Broke and the Bookish! This week’s Top 10 Tuesday theme revolves around the Top 10 Quotes I Loved From Books I Read in the Past Year! What are some of your favourite quotes? Do we have any similar choices? I hope you enjoy this list as much as I enjoyed writing it and I look forward to hearing about your top 10 quotes you loved from books you read in the last year!
“I don’t care what the stars say about how small we are. One, even the smallest, weakest, most insignificant one, matters.”
The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey
“It’s my experience that people are a lot more sympathetic if they can see you hurting, and for the millionth time in my life I wish for measles or smallpox or some other easily understood disease just to make it easier on me and also on them.”
All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven
Aristotle & Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz
“It’s not even the other kids, because fuck them. It’s me. My anxiety. I do this thing after I’m around people where I obsessively over analyze every interaction to see where I went wrong or who I offended.”
Deadly Class Vol.1 by Rick Remender, Wes Craig & Lee Loughridge
“Still, I can hear this one thought hiding in the dark corners of my mind. It doesn’t attack like the others, but it’s frightening in a totally different way. Because it’s the one that never leaves. And it’s the one that scares me most. What if I’m crazy?”
Every Last Word by Tamara Ireland Stone
And Mum just looked at me as if she wanted to laugh or maybe cry, and she said, ‘But Audrey, that’s what life is. We’re all on a jagged graph. I know I am. Up a bit, down a bit. That’s life.'”
Finding Audrey by Sophie Kinsella
“I can’t wait to have grandchildren. ‘When I was younger, I had to walk to the rim of a crater. Uphill! In an EVA suit! On Mars, ya little shit! Ya hear me? Mars!’”
The Martian by Andy Weir
You do not write your life with words,the monster said. You write it with actions. What you think is not important. It is only important what you do.
When A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness
I am a collection of oddities, a circus of neurons and electrons: my heart is the ringmaster, my soul is the trapeze artist, and the world is my audience. It sounds strange because it is, and it is because I am strange.
Mosquitoland by David Arnold
“There’s no time-outs or do-overs, there’s just gravity. That, and lots of witnesses to see your chute collapse as your body plummets helplessly toward certain death.”
Winger by Andrew Smith