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We are always being pushed and squeezed down one road or another. We have no choice but to step forward, and then step forward again, and then step forward again; suddenly we find ourselves on a road we haven't chosen at all.


Lauren Oliver

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LAUREN OLIVER
One of the strangest things about life is that it will chug on, blind and oblivious, even as your pr...
LAUREN OLIVER
Now I'd rather be infected with love for the tiniest sliver of a second than live a hundred years sm...
LAUREN OLIVER
And now I know why they invented words for love, why they had to: It's the only thing that can come ...
LAUREN OLIVER
[S]he'd realized that he had loved her only because she belonged to him.
LAUREN OLIVER
Sometimes I feel as though there are two me's, one coasting directly on top of the other: the superf...
LAUREN OLIVER
Everything in me feels fluttering and free, like I could take off from the ground at any second. Mus...
LAUREN OLIVER
Time becomes a stutter-the space between drumbeats, splintered into fragments, and also endlessly lo...
LAUREN OLIVER
If you're ever wishing for things to go back to the way they were. You just have to look up
LAUREN OLIVER
That’s when you realize the most of it—life, the relentless mechanism of existing—isn’t abou...
LAUREN OLIVER
Someday all the wilds will be razed, and we will be left with a concrete landscape, a land of pretty...
LAUREN OLIVER
I wonder idly how long i can go without sleep before I flip my shit and start running down the stree...
LAUREN OLIVER
Finishing books - and leaving the world you've created - is always a kind of emotionally wrenchi...
LAUREN OLIVER
Everything looks stark and vivid and frozen, as though drawn precisely and outlined in ink - parents...
LAUREN OLIVER
I’ll tell you another secret, this one for your own good. You may think the past has something to ...
LAUREN OLIVER
It's funny, isn't it? When you are young you just want to be old, and then later you wish you could ...
LAUREN OLIVER
Live free or die.
Four words. Thirteen letters. Ridges, bumps, swirls under my fingertips.
LAUREN OLIVER
Grief is like sinking, like being buried. I am in water the tawny color of kicked-up dirt. Every bre...
LAUREN OLIVER
That was what her parents did not understand—and had never understood—about stories. Liza told h...
LAUREN OLIVER
This is the past: It drifts, it gathers. If you are not careful, it will bury you.
LAUREN OLIVER
Be honest: Are you surprised that I didn't realize sooner? Are you surprised that it took me so long...
LAUREN OLIVER
I want to apologize to you,” she says calmly.
“Oh yeah? For what?” I don’t have time fo...
LAUREN OLIVER
I'm a nonperson, a shadow, a ghost. Even before the accident I'm not sure that I was a whole ...
LAUREN OLIVER
No one can tell us no. No one can make us stop. We have picked each other, and the rest of the world...
LAUREN OLIVER
My heart shoots into my throat every time I think I see his loping walk, or catch sight of some flop...
LAUREN OLIVER
i feel like a curtain has dropped away and i'm seeing people for who they really are, different, and...
LAUREN OLIVER
Who the hell calls at two in the morning?"
"Maybe it's Matt Wilde, confessing his love," Lindsa...
LAUREN OLIVER
Love will turn the whole world into something greater than itself.
LAUREN OLIVER
How did I love her?
Let me count the ways.
The freckles on her nose like the shadow of a s...
LAUREN OLIVER
Everyone is asleep. They've all been asleep for years. You seemed ... awake.' Alex is whispering now...
LAUREN OLIVER
A good friend keeps your secrets for you. A best friend helps you keep your own secrets.
LAUREN OLIVER
Quizá para ti hay un
mañana. Quizá para ti hay mil mañanas, o tres mil, o diez mil, tanto t...
LAUREN OLIVER
That’s when I realized that certain moments go on forever. Even after they’re over they still go...
LAUREN OLIVER
(I)f you do not believe that hearts can bloom suddenly bigger, and that love can open like a flower ...
LAUREN OLIVER
I used to think that's what love was: knowing someone so well he was like a part of you.
LAUREN OLIVER
How is it possible, I think, to change so much and not be able to change anything at all?
LAUREN OLIVER
With 'Delirium,' I had to spend time thinking about the political, social and religious stru...
LAUREN OLIVER