slug Quotes

Were you planning to jump off?"“Not on pizza day. Never on pizza day, which is one of the better days of the week.” I should mention that I am a brilliant deflector.

- Jennifer Niven, All The Bright Places

Never bullshit a bullshitter.

- Jennifer Niven, All the Bright Places

I can already feel myself falling hard, something I've been known to do. All because she smiled at me.

- Jennifer Niven

This is followed by laughter because we're in high school, which means we're predictable and almost everything is funny, especially if it's someone else's public humiliation.

- Jennifer Niven, All the Bright Places

I like writing, but I like a lot of things. Maybe out of those things, I'm best at writing. Maybe it's what I like best of all. Maybe it's where I've always felt most at home. Or maybe the writing part of me is over. Maybe there's something else I'm supposed to do instead. I don't know.

- Jennifer Niven, All the Bright Places

You are driving me crazy. You have been driving me crazy for weeks.

- Jennifer Niven

Water is peaceful. I am at rest. In thewater, I am safe and pulled in where Ican’t get out. Everything slows down—the noise and the racing of my thoughts.

- Jennifer Niven

People rarely bring flowers to a suicide.

- Jennifer Niven, All the Bright Places

Water is peaceful. I am at rest. In the water, I am safe and pulled in where I can't get out. Everything slows down-the noise and the racing of my thoughts.

- Jennifer Niven

Just be careful" implies that there's an end to it all, maybe in an hour, maybe in three years, but an end just the same.

- Jennifer Niven, All the Bright Places

You focus on telling stories,
we do everything else.