He got why Eleanor tried so hard to look different. Sort of. It was because she was different – because she wasn’t afraid to be.
Can’t you just like a girl who likes you back?’
‘None of them likes me back. I may as well like the one I really want.
If you’re as good as your word, words should be good enough.
There’s nothing more intoxicating than creating something from nothing. Creating something from yourself.” Professor Piper
I really am happy for Kiley. And for you and every other happily married lady. Except for that I’m not happy for you. I kind of want you all to drop dead.
It wasn’t hard going to the gym, as long as he went as soon as he woke up, before he had time to think about not going. Those morning workouts made him feel like he was starting his day like a pinball, with a giant shot of momentum. The feeling sometimes didn’t wear off until six or seven at night (when it was usually overtaken by the feeling that he was just bouncing haplessly from one situation to the next without any real purpose or direction).
I’m genetically programmed to be a terrible person.
If Levi were a dog, he’d be a golden retriever. If he were a game, he’d be a Ping-Pong, incessant and bouncing and light.
When she and Wren divided up their clothes, Wren had taken anything that said “party at a boy’s place” or “leaving the house.” Cath had taken everything that said “up all night writing” or “it’s okay to spill tea on this.”” (pg. 189)
Miniature Emilie came along. Lincoln could tell she was watching him, but he tried not to encourage her. He didn’t want to betray Beth. They wouldn’t let you ride Splash Mountain, he thought.