Quotes From "Allegiant" By Veronica Roth

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I fell in love with him. But I don't just stay with him by default as if there's no one else available to me. I stay with him because I choose to, every day that I wake up, every day that we fight or lie to each other or disappoint each other. I choose him over and over again, and he chooses me. Veronica Roth
I wonder if fears ever really go away, or if...
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I wonder if fears ever really go away, or if they just lose their power over us. Veronica Roth
I belong to the people I love, and they belong...
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I belong to the people I love, and they belong to me--they, and the love and loyaty I give them, form my identity far more than any word or group ever could. Veronica Roth
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But when I do feel all the strength go out of me, and I fall to my knees beside the table and I think I cry, then, or at least I want to, and everything inside me screams for just one more kiss, one more word, one more glance, one more. Veronica Roth
I love you
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I love you" I say." I love you, too" he says. "I'll see you soon. Veronica Roth
I think you're still the only person sharp enough to...
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I think you're still the only person sharp enough to sharpen someone like me. Veronica Roth
We are not people who touch each other carelessly; every...
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We are not people who touch each other carelessly; every point of contact between us feels important, a rush of energy and relief. Veronica Roth
I feel like myself, strong and weak at once -...
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I feel like myself, strong and weak at once - allowed, at least for a little while, to be both. Veronica Roth
The person you became with her is worth being.
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The person you became with her is worth being. Veronica Roth
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Yeah, sometimes life really sucks, " she says. "But you know what I'm holding on for?" I raise my eyebrows. She raises hers, too, mimicking me." The moments that don't suck, " she says. "The trick is to notice them when they come around. Veronica Roth
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To me, when someone wrongs you, you both share the burden of that wrongdoing - the pain of it weighs on both of you. Forgiveness, then, means choosing to bear the full weight all by yourself. Caleb's betrayal is something we both carry, and since he did it, all I've wanted is for him to take its weight away from me. I am not sure that I'm capable of shouldering it all myself - not sure that I am strong enough, or good enough. . Veronica Roth
I didn't know that idiocy caused people to just start...
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I didn't know that idiocy caused people to just start spontaneously bleeding from the nose. Veronica Roth
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You don’t believe things because they make your life better, you believe them because they’re true. Veronica Roth
I keep finding myself stifled by the company of others...
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I keep finding myself stifled by the company of others and then crippled by loneliness when I leave them. I am terrified and I don't even know of what, because I have lost everything already. Veronica Roth
Knowledge is power. Power to do evil...or power to do...
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Knowledge is power. Power to do evil...or power to do good. Power itself is not evil. So knowledge itself is not evil. Veronica Roth
It's strange how time can make a place shrink, make...
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It's strange how time can make a place shrink, make its strangeness ordinary. Veronica Roth
People are supossed to aspire to become their fathers, not...
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People are supossed to aspire to become their fathers, not shudder at the thought. Veronica Roth
Sometimes, all it takes to save people from a terrible...
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Sometimes, all it takes to save people from a terrible faith is one person willing to do something about it. Even if that "something" is a fake bathroom break. Veronica Roth
Now she looks pale and small, but her eyes make...
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Now she looks pale and small, but her eyes make me think of wide- open skies that I have never actually seen, only dreamed of. Veronica Roth
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You're not very nice, " I say, grinning." You're one to talk."" Hey, I could be nice if I tried."" Hmm." He taps his chin. "Say something nice, then."" You're very good-looking." He smiles, his teeth a flash in this dark. "I like this 'nice' thing. Veronica Roth