"Love who you love while you have them. That’s all you can do. Let them go when you must. If you know how to love, you’ll never run out."
— Ann Brashares, My Name Is Memory
"The things of the night cannot be explained in the day, because they do not then exist."
"It’s a very powerful thing when someone sees you as the person you wish you were."
"Be suspicious of what you want."
"This above all: to thine own self be true."
"I am growing old
and I’m doing it alone.
Won’t you age with me?"
"…And please remember that you were beautiful before he told you that you were."
"I’d rather live with a good question than a bad answer."
"When my absence doesn’t alter your life, then my presence has no meaning in it."