Favourite Book Quotes: part two

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature once hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, but has now moved to That Artsy Reader Girl! Each week, a new topic is put into place and bloggers share their top ten (or your own amount) accordingly.

This week’s topic is freebie week so I decided to do a continuation post of a previous TTT topic which was Favourite Quotes. The last time I had done it was back in 2016 (!!!) so I thought it would be cool to update that list with more quotes from some of my more current reads. 

Image credit: Loe Moshkovska
 

“If the decision you’ve made has brought you closer to humanity, then you’ve done the right thing.”

― Tahereh Mafi, A Very Large Expanse of Sea
Image credit: nappy

“And I think about all the things we could be if we were never told our bodies were not built for them.”

― Elizabeth Acevedo, The Poet X
Photo credit: Huy ProShoot

“Because if this is to be my fate, I’m going to walk boldly into it on my own two feet.” 

― Natasha Ngan, Girls of Paper and Fire
Photo credit: Magda Ehlers

“Every little thing about you can be a weapon, if you’re clever enough.”

― Courtney Summers, Sadie
Photo credit: Justin Hamilton 

“Plenty of humans were monstrous, and plenty of monsters knew how to play at being human.”

― Victoria Schwab, Vicious
Photo credit: Fancycrave.com

“Humbling women seems to me a chief pastime of poets. As if there can be no story unless we crawl and weep.”

― Madeline Miller, Circe
Photo credit: Martin Damboldt

‘All I’m saying is a leader’s place is with their people. It is not a team if the leader thinks they’re responsible for everything.’

― Charlotte Anne Hamilton, Lions Can Always Learn to Roar
Photo credit: Pixabay

“No one leaves home unless home is the mouth of a shark.”

― Warsan Shire, Teaching My Mother How to Give Birth
Photo credit: Pixabay

It must be a strange life, always having permission to speak and feeling indignant when you’re finally asked to listen. It stems from white people’s never-questioned entitlement, I suppose.

Reni Eddo-Lodge, Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race

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