Dystopian Author Quotes

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. […]
March 24, 2020
Sorry, am I being rude? she asks. "I'm used to saying whatever is on my mind. Mom used to say that politeness is deception in pretty packaging"

Veronica Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#80

Veronica Roth Sorry, am I being rude? she asks. “I’m used to saying whatever is on my mind. Mom used to say that politeness is deception […]
March 24, 2020
Grief is not as heavy as guilt, but it takes more away from you.

Veronica Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#79

Veronica Roth Grief is not as heavy as guilt, but it takes more away from you.
March 24, 2020
No matter how long you train someone to be brave, you never know if they are or not until something real happens.

Veronica Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#78

Veronica Roth No matter how long you train someone to be brave, you never know if they are or not until something real happens.
March 24, 2020
We both have war inside us. Sometimes it keeps us alive. Sometimes it threatens to destroy us.

Veronica Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#77

Veronica Roth We both have war inside us. Sometimes it keeps us alive. Sometimes it threatens to destroy us.
March 24, 2020
I do like to hit people-I like the explosion of power and energy, and the feeling that I am untouchable because I can hurt people. But I hate that part of myself, because it is the part of me that is the most broken

Veronica Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#76

Veronica Roth I do like to hit people-I like the explosion of power and energy, and the feeling that I am untouchable because I can hurt […]
March 24, 2020
It's strange how time can make a place shrink, make its strangeness ordinary.

Veronica Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#75

Veronica Roth It’s strange how time can make a place shrink, make its strangeness ordinary.
March 24, 2020
I think they're going to force us to eat lots of cake and then take an unreasonably long nap.

Veronica Roth Dystopian Author Quotes#74

Veronica Roth I think they’re going to force us to eat lots of cake and then take an unreasonably long nap.