„She started walking again. "Are you saying you didn't even want to be with her? Not even just a little?"
He stopped. "How could I want to be with her when I want to be with you? I told you that before this whole thing started.“
Fonte: Night World, No. 1
„See that little girl? I wanted to marry her mother, but she ran off with a coal miner," "A coal miner? Why did she want a coal miner if she could've had you?" "Because when he sings… even the birds stop to listen.“
— Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games
Fonte: The Hunger Games
„She closed her eyes. "I didn't know that. i didn't know anything. It scares me the things I told myself. But I would have told myself almost anything, because I wanted to believe him."
"Because I wanted to be with you.“
— Ann Brashares, livro My Name is Memory
Fonte: My Name Is Memory
„I believe you have to start with a craft; you don’t just start with a dream. You’ve got to put a lot of work in. If you want to pursue acting, then you go to acting class. If you want to be a dancer, then you learn to dance, which is what I did. If you want to be a ventriloquist or join the circus … When you’re young, you start looking at what you want to do—not just who you want to be, but what you want to do. And I think the tenacity to say, “I’m going to perfect that,” is the beginning of a work ethic...“
— Goldie Hawn American actress, film director, and producer. 1945
On how success is earned in “GOLDIE HAWN” https://www.interviewmagazine.com/film/goldie-hawn in Interview Magazine (2017 Apr 25)
„If you want to know the outcome of a game before the game has even started, you need to control each side. “
— David Icke English writer and public speaker 1952
„I love you, Jonathan," she whispered.
A long arm snaked around her, and he pulled her against his side.
"I know," he said. "I just wanted to be sure you knew it, too.“
— Tamora Pierce, In the Hand of the Goddess
Fonte: In the Hand of the Goddess
— Douglas Coupland, Hey Nostradamus!
Fonte: Hey Nostradamus!
— Pete Yorn American musician 1974
Pass Me By
„I often see how you sob over what you destroy, how you want to stop and just worship; and you do stop, and then a moment later you are at it again with a knife, like a surgeon.“
— Anaïs Nin writer of novels, short stories, and erotica 1903 - 1977
„Sara: "You are so brave," I tell her, and then I smile. "When I grow up, I want to be just like you."
To my surprise, Kate shakes her head hard. Her voice is a feather, a thread. "No Mommy," she says. "You'd be sick.“
— Jodi Picoult, My Sister's Keeper
Fonte: My Sister's Keeper
„Emily looked at him for a long time. There were so many things she wanted to know—but she wanted not to know them even more. She didn’t want any more answers. He had been the one thing she could trust, the one person she could rely on. She wanted to beg him to be that way again. But it wasn’t him who had changed. It was her. It was her own credulity she really wanted back. And credulity, like virtue, could be lost only once.“
— M. K. Hobson, livro The Native Star
Fonte: The Native Star (2010), Chapter 17, “The Cockatrice” (p. 237)
„I asked you what you wanted and you said you didn't want anything. And I told you I wasn't planning on giving you anything; I was planning on giving you something.“
— David Levithan, livro Every You, Every Me
Fonte: Every You, Every Me
„I don't care if you say we can't be together. I don't care if you think I'm the most evil, unnatural creature walking on earth. You can think whatever you want, go whatever you want. I'm going to just go on loving you, even if it's hopeless.“
— Richelle Mead, livro The Indigo Spell
Fonte: The Indigo Spell
— Neal Stephenson, livro Snow Crash
Fonte: Snow Crash
„Annabeth pressed her lips to Percy’s ear. “I love you.”
She wasn’t sure he could hear her—but if they died, she wanted those to be her last words.“
— Rick Riordan, livro The House of Hades
Fonte: The House of Hades