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Because no one thought she was a person, she had no one to really talk to. — John Green

And I wondered if hurdlers ever thought, you know, ‘This would go faster if we just got rid of the hurdles. — John Green

If I had cared about her as I should have, as I thought I did, how could I have let her go? — John Green

I thought you hung the moon. — John Green

The voracious ambition of humans is never sated by dreams coming true, because there is always the thought that everything might be done better and again. — John Green

My thoughts are stars I can’t fathom into constellations. — John Green

It occurred to me that the voracious ambition of humans is never sated by dreams coming true, because there is always the thought that everything might be done better and again. aa — John Green

Lacey shrugged bashfully. ‘Do you think I’m superficial?’ ‘Well, yeah.’ I thought of myself standing outside Becca’s bedroom, hoping she’d take her shirt off. ‘But so am I,’ I added. ‘So is everyone. — John Green

It always shocked me when I realized that I wasn’t the only person in the world who thought and felt such strange and awful things. — John Green

She’s cute, I thought, but you don’t need to like a girl who treats you like you’re ten: You’ve already got a mom. — John Green

I thought being an adult meant knowing what you believe, but that has not been my experience. — John Green


This was the first time in my life that so many things would never happen again. — John Green

I realized during my time as a chaplain that I didn’t want to be a minister. — John Green

I wanted more time so we could fall in love. — John Green

What a slut time is. She screws everybody. a — John Green

Remember that time in the minivan, twenty minutes ago, when we didn’t die? — John Green

See, popularity is complicated. You have to spend a lot of time thinking about liking; you have to really like being liked, and also sort like being disliked. — John Green

For the longest time, it felt kind of like my chest was cracking open, but not precisely in an unpleasant way. — John Green


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But you know what they say about Gutshot: the population never goes up and never goes down, because every time a woman gets pregnant, a man leaves town. — John Green

There’s no way of knowing that your last good day is Your Last Good Day. At the time, it is just another good day. — John Green

If I had a nervous breakdown every time something awful happened in the world, I’d be crazier than a shithouse rat. — John Green

After all this time, it seems to me like straight and fast is the only way out–but I choose the labyrinth. The labyrinth blows, but I choose it. — John Green

That’s why those tapes we made are going to be so great one day, because they’ll tell stories that time has swallowed up or distorted or whatever. — John Green

I’ve stopped thinking about it. I don’t have time to have a girlfriend. I have like a full–time job Learning How to Be Blind. — John Green

It sounded like a dragon breathing in time with me, like I had this pet dragon who was cuddled up next to me and cared enough about me to time his breaths to mine. — John Green

Walt Whitman is HOT! I mean, that guy could sound his barbaric yawps over the roofs of my world any time. — John Green

I’ll fight it. I’ll fight it for you. Don’t you worry about me, Hazel Grace. I’m okay. I’ll find a way to hang around and annoy you for a long time. — John Green

We just sat there quiet for a long time, which was fine, and I was thinking about way back in the very beginning in the Literal Heart of Jesus… — John Green

And in my classes, I will talk most of the time, and you will listen most of the time. Because you may be smart, but I’ve been smart longer. — John Green

Some infinities are bigger than other infinities… — John Green


Peeing is like a good book in that it is very, very hard to stop once you start. — John Green

Books belong to their readers. — John Green

You cannot invent an algorithm that is as good at recommending books as a good bookseller. — John Green

Books–they weren’t ladders out of the abyss, but they were companions. — John Green

This is unbearable … God. These books she’ll never read. Her Life’s Library. — John Green

They belong to their readers now, which is a great thing–because the books are more powerful in the hands of my readers than they could ever be in my hands. — John Green

There are books which you can’t tell people about, books so special and rare and yours that advertising your affection feels like a betrayal. — John Green

Great books help you understand, and they help you feel understood. — John Green

Books are the ultimate Dumpees: put them down and they’ll wait for you forever; pay attention to them and they always love you back. — John Green

I think it’s crazy, crazy that book tours lose so much money. They shouldn’t. Book tours should be part of what keeps independent bookstores vibrant and profitable. — John Green

That’s part of what I like about the book in some ways. It portrays death truthfully. You die in the middle of your life, in the middle of a sentence — John Green

When I look at my room, I see a girl who loves books. — John Green

Reading a good book helps us to feel un–alone. — John Green

As I recall, you promised to CALL when you finished the book, not text. — John Green


The thing about chameleoning your way through life is that it gets to where nothing is real. — John Green

As lives go, I’ll take the quietly desperate over the radically bipolar. — John Green

Nerd life is just so much better than regular life. — John Green

It is worth it to leave behing my minor life for grander maybes. — John Green

I try to live life so that I can live with myself. — John Green

Some people have lives; some people have music. — John Green

Life is not a wish granting factory. — John Green

You spend your whole life stuck in the labyrinth. — John Green

Maybe life is not about accomplishing some bullshit markers. — John Green

Our lives are composed of a finite set of moments that we choose how to spend. — John Green

We have this habit of romanticizing the lives of writers. I remember when I was a kid, I was like, ‘I want to be Kurt Vonnegut.’ — John Green

It’s not life or death, the labyrinth. Suffering. Doing wrong and having wrong things happen to you. — John Green

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I even tried to tell myself to live my best life today. — John Green

You either have a great social life and shitty taste in music, or a fantastic taste in music with barely any social life. — John Green

The United States Congress, like a lot of rich people, lives in two houses. — John Green

I came here looking for a Great Perhaps, for real friends and a more–than–minor life. — John Green

I’ve lived here for eighteen years and I have never once in my life come across anyone who cares about anything that matters. — John Green

As much as life can suck, it always beats the alternative. — John Green


I feel like, like, how you matter is defined by the things that matter to you. You matter as much as the things that matter to you. — John Green

The past feels distant, even when it’s near. The future feels assured, even when it isn’t. — John Green

I don’t know how I look, but I know how I feel: Young. Goofy. Infinite. — John Green

The joy you bring us is so much greater than the sadness we feel about your illness. — John Green

I’m starting to realize that people lack good mirrors. It’s so hard for anyone to show us how we look, & so hard for us to show anyone how we feel. — John Green

Sunlight feels warm and rough against your skin like a kiss on the cheek from your dad. — John Green

I feel like crying, so I must be crying, but it’s impossible to tell because I’m underwater. — John Green

I feel like I might start crying and that I’m going to cry pee. — John Green

As a reader, I don’t feel a story has an obligation to make me happy. I want stories to show me a bigger world than the one I know. — John Green

But it was sure a privilege to love him, huh?’ I nodded into his shirt. ‘Gives you an idea how I feel about you,’ he said. My old man. He always knew just what to say. — John Green

Because so many people use goodreads, it is an amazingly good–and amazingly underutilized–resource for understanding what people read, why, and how they feel about their reading experiences. — John Green

I’ve never known before what it feels like to want someone–not to want to hook up with them or whatever, but to want them, to want them. And now I do. So maybe I do believe in epiphanies. — John Green

Thank you for explaining that my eye cancer isn’t going to make me deaf. I feel so fortunate that an intellectual giant like yourself would deign to operate on me. — John Green

I liked that he was a tenured professor in the Department of Slightly Crooked Smiles with a dual appointments in the Department of Having a Voice that Made My Skin Feel More Like Skin. — John Green

The times that were most fun seemed always to be followed by sadness now, because it was when life started to feel like it did when she was with us that we realized how utterly gone she was. — John Green

When you acknowledge that there is nothing repulsive or unforgivable or shameful about yourself, it becomes easier to be that authentic person and feel like you’re living a less performed life. — John Green

Like many people, I feel like celebrating. Remember this feeling. It is human, and can help us understand when others express bloodlust. — John Green

Leaving feels good and pure only when you leave something important, something that mattered to you. Pulling life out by the roots. But you can’t do that until your life has grown roots. — John Green

Weltschmerz: its the depression you feel when the world as it is does not line up with the world as you think it should be. — John Green


That while the world wasn’t built for humans, we were built for the world. — John Green

We have this weird thing in the world where you don’t get insulted for what you do, you get insulted for who you are. — John Green

It is so hard to leave–until you leave. And then it is the easiest goddamned thing in the world. — John Green

It is easy to forget how full the world is of people, full to bursting, and each of them imaginable and consistently misimagined. — John Green

You say you’re not special because the world doesn’t know about you, but that’s an insult to me. I know about you. — John Green

The world is not a wish–granting factory. — John Green

But alas, the world is not a wish–granting factory. — John Green

Apparently, the world is not a wish–granting factory. — John Green

There is only one things in this world shittier than biting it from cancer when you’re sixteen, and that’s having a kid who bites it from cancer. — John Green

But before we can radically reshape the world, we need to shop. — John Green

You don’t get to choose if you get hurt in this world…but you do have some say in who hurts you. I like my choices. — John Green

How do you just stop being terrified of getting left behind and ending up by yourself forever and not meaning anything to the world? — John Green

You have a choice in this world, I believe, about how to tell sad stories, and we made the funny choice. — John Green

It is very sad to me that some people are so intent on leaving their mark on the world that they don’t care if that mark is a scar. — John Green

So if the inevitability of oblivion worries you, than I suggest you ignore it. God knows that’s what the rest of the world does. — John Green

We don’t get to choose if we get hurt in this world, old man, but we do have a say in who hurts us. I know I like my choices. I hope she likes hers. I do, Augustus. I do. — John Green

Observation: It would be awesome to fly in a superfast airplane that could chase the sunrise around the world for a while. — John Green

I like this world. I like drinking champagne. I like not smoking. I like Dutch people speaking Dutch. — John Green

Issac:’i dislike living in a world without Augustus Waters.’ Computer: ‘I don’t understand–’ Issac: ‘Me neither. Pause — John Green

The world may be broken, but hope is not crazy. — John Green


What a treacherous thing to believe that a person is more than a person. — John Green

It’s hard to believe in coincidence, but it’s even harder to believe in anything else. — John Green

I was born into Bolívar’s labyrinth, and so I must believe in the hope of Rabelais’ Great Perhaps. — John Green

Thomas Edison’s last words were ‘It’s very beautiful over there’. I don’t know where there is, but I believe it’s somewhere, and I hope it’s beautiful. — John Green

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