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She could ask for anything, she thought dizzily, anything--an end to pain or world hunger or disease, or for peace on earth. But then again, perhaps these things weren't in the power of angels to grant, or they would already have been granted. And perhaps people were supposed to find these things for themselves.


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There was a yell, but Magnus had already risen and closed the door before he could see Alec fall dow...
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I'm the warlock who's here to cure you. Didn't they tell you I was coming?"

"I know who y...
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It's your gift, to see the beauty and the horror in ordinary things. It doesn't make you crazy, just...
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You have something on your neck.
What
Looks like a bite mark, what were you doing out al...
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Jace said that the cast of Gilligan's Island could do something anatomically unlikely with themselve...
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Well," said Clary, after a judicious pause, "I guess you wouldn't have taken advantage of her when s...
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Julian had heard stories-whispers really-of other Shadowhunter children who thought or felt differen...
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Clary knew she’d never be able to pull off that sort of elegance in a million years, and she didn...
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Simon turned to Jordan, who was lying down across the futon, his head propped against one of the wov...
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You know what I am." The words breathed out in an auguished whisper. "I'm part demon, Clary. Part de...
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Good. Because I don't need protecting."

"I knew you'd say that.But the thing is, sometime...
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His eyes were green.
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Oh, what is brighter than the light?
What is darker than the night?
What is keener than...
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Few of us are lucky enough ever to know the whole truth about anything.
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Nobody sells books like J.K. Rowling. We have a rule in publishing: Never compare anything to 'H...
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Where am I?" Magnus croaked.
"Nazca."
"Oh, so we went on a little trip."
"You broke i...
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Another vampire pushed her way through the crowd to stand at his
side—a pretty blue-haired As...
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If you insist on disavowing that which is ugly about what you do," said Magnus, still looking at Ale...
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I tend to write in coffee shops and restaurants with friends of mine because if I'm at home, I g...
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No permitas que ninguno de ellos te diga quién eres. Eres la llama que no puede ser apagada. Eres l...
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SIMON LEWIS, ERIC HILLCHURCH, KIRK DUPLESSE, AND MATT CHARLTON
"THE MORTAL INSTRUMENTS"
M...
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You do not want to help us,” Will said to Magnus. “You do not want to position yourself as an en...
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Father . . . ," Gabriel began. "Father is a worm."
Will gave a short laugh. He was in gear as i...
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For five years it had been his absolute truth. Jem and Will. Will and Jem. Will Herondale lives, the...
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I love you so much, so incredibly much," he went on, "and I forget when you're close to me, I forget...
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And the gold of her ruined wedding dress.
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Our hearts, they need a mirror, Tessa. We see our better selves in the eyes of those who love us.
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You hear that, James Carstairs? We are bound, you and I, over the divide of death, down through what...
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Sometimes the only choice is between acceptance and madness.
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Beauty fades, but cooking is eternal.
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Perhaps you are a clockwork girl. Perhaps Mortmain’s warlock father built you, and now Mortmain se...
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What kind of monster could possibly hate chocolate?" - Will Herondale
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Jem told me what Ragnor Fell said about my father,” Will said. “That for my father, there was on...
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I lived for you. And I lived for Will, and then I lived for Tessa - and for myself, because I wanted...
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It’s that I think Will is angry with me,” Tessa explained. “So whatever he told you—”
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Not really, but after that I think about how I could kill him while he slept if I really wanted to, ...
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You know, there's a reason we can remember," [Catarina] said more softly.
"That's much easier w...
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Wo wei ni xie de,” he said, as he raised the violin to his left shoulder, tucking it under his chi...
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Say something in Mandarin,” said Tessa, with a smile.
Jem said something that sounded like a ...
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Black for hunting through the night

For death and mourning the color's white

G...
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Those who cannot love do not understand it
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I know you have nothing to worry about. I wasn't in love with Mark. I'll never be in love with anyon...
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You know Jace Lightwood?" said Emma.
"I-- What?"
"He's famous," Emma said with obvious ama...
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Sometimes the most ruthless heart speaks the most truth
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Oh, come on," Clary said. "You're a vampire, not Spider-Man.
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Your boyfriend's dead. Thought you should know.
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Luke made pasta." - Jocelyn Fray
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«Khal epa ta kala». [...] Lo que vale la pena tener, las cosas buenas, nobles y honorables, son di...
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There is more to living than not dying," he said. "Look at the way you live, Will. You burn as brigh...
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You don't have to do this."
"I think I do," Julian said. "I remember making a vow to that affec...
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But Julian's blood was different. When she saw it she thought of him, shot and crumpling, the way hi...
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It’s me,” he said, and cleared his throat. “I could understand if you didn’t believe me, but...
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To love is to destroy, and that to be loved is to be destroyed
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It was hard to live normally when you were constantly pretending you didn't see what was going on in...
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If you really love something, you never try to keep it the way it is forever. You have to let it be ...
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It doesn't hurt."
"But my eyes do," said a coolly amused voice from the doorway. Jace. He had c...
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It's like Dungeons and Dragons, but real."
Jace was looking at Simon as if he were some ...
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You want a piece of all this fabulousness?" He gestured to himself. "Well, my best friend com...
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Every Shadowhunter should have a stele.
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Rocking back and forth, she clutched the sword like it was the only thing she had ever loved, and le...
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Honestly I don't know why i have these parties"

"Because of your cat"

"That's ...
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When life gives you lemons, make lemonade, and then throw it in the face of the person who gave you ...
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Since I've met you, everything I've done has been in part because of you. I can't untie myself from ...
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[Jem] 'It will help you sleep.'
'All I’ve been doing is sleeping!' [Tessa]
'And very amu...
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I believe in good and evil," said Jem. "And I believe the soul is eternal. But I don't believe in th...
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