Dystopian Author Quotes

March 24, 2020
Shh," I say. "Arms around me." Obediently, he slips both arms around my waist. I smile at the wall. I am not enjoying this. I am not, not even a little bit, no.

Veronica Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#89

Veronica Roth Shh,” I say. “Arms around me.” Obediently, he slips both arms around my waist. I smile at the wall. I am not enjoying this. […]
March 24, 2020
I'm sick of doing bad things and liking it and then wondering what's wrong with me. I want it to be over. I want to start again.

Veronica Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#88

Veronica Roth I’m sick of doing bad things and liking it and then wondering what’s wrong with me. I want it to be over. I want […]
March 24, 2020
My name is Four," I say. "Call me 'Stiff' again and you and I will have a problem.

Veronica Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#87

Veronica Roth My name is Four,” I say. “Call me ‘Stiff’ again and you and I will have a problem.
March 24, 2020
I have to face the fear. I have to take control of the situation and find a way to make it less frightening.

Veronica Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#86

Veronica Roth I have to face the fear. I have to take control of the situation and find a way to make it less frightening.
March 24, 2020
It doesn't prove anything except that you're bullying us. Which, as I recall, is a sign of cowardice.

Veronica Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#85

Veronica Roth It doesn’t prove anything except that you’re bullying us. Which, as I recall, is a sign of cowardice.
March 24, 2020
We are not people who touch each other carelessly; every point of contact between us feels important, a rush of energy and relief.

Veronica Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#84

Veronica Roth We are not people who touch each other carelessly; every point of contact between us feels important, a rush of energy and relief.
March 24, 2020
Cruelty does not make a person dishonest, the same way bravery does not make a person kind.

Veronica Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#83

Veronica Roth Cruelty does not make a person dishonest, the same way bravery does not make a person kind.
March 24, 2020
I think you're still the only person sharp enough to sharpen someone like me.

Veronica Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#82

Veronica Roth I think you’re still the only person sharp enough to sharpen someone like me.
March 24, 2020
To me, when someone wrongs you, you both share the burden of that wrongdoing — the pain of it weighs on both of you. Forgiveness, then, means choosing to bear the full weight all by yourself.

Veronica Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#81

Veronica Roth To me, when someone wrongs you, you both share the burden of that wrongdoing — the pain of it weighs on both of you. […]