There ain't no way you can hold onto something that wants to go, you understand? You can only love what you got while you got it.
Kate DiCamillo, Because of Winn-Dixie
But that is impossible," said Peter."Magic is always impossible," said the magician. "It begins with the impossible and ends with the impossible and is impossible in between. That is why it is magic.
He was a squirrel. Could he be a superhero, too?
It is our duty and our joy to communicate our hearts to each other. Words assist us in this task.
We forget that the simple gesture of putting a book in someone's hands can change a life. I want to remind you that it can. I want to thank you because it did. - 2010 Indies Choice Award
No one cared what she wanted. No one had ever cared. And perhaps, worst of all, no one ever would care.
Every well-written book is a light for me. When you write, you use other writers and their books as guides in the wilderness.
She might be a natural-born cynic, but she knew the right word when she heard it.
Besides, who ever asked you what you wanted in this world, girl?The answer to that question, reader, as you well know, was absolutely no one.
This is a wonderful joke to play upon a prisoner, to promise forgiveness.
Like most hearts, it was complicated, shaded with dark and dappled with light.
You focus on telling stories,
we do everything else.