Quotes From "Revolution" By Jennifer Donnelly

Becuse God loves us, but the devil takes an interest.
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Becuse God loves us, but the devil takes an interest. Jennifer Donnelly
Only the hopeless love God.
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Only the hopeless love God. Jennifer Donnelly
God loves us, but the devil takes an interest.
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God loves us, but the devil takes an interest. Jennifer Donnelly
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There were times when I lifted my face to the sky, stretched my arms wide to the winter night, and laughed out loud, so happy was I.The memory of it makes me laugh now, but not from happiness. Be careful what you show the world. You never know when the wolf is watching. Jennifer Donnelly
The greenest of pastures are right here on earth.
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The greenest of pastures are right here on earth. Jennifer Donnelly
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And then I remember this morning and I wonder if it really happened or if I dreamed it. It was nice. And weird. And tender. I'm not used to tender. It's a fossil, that word. Conditions changed and it died out. Like the woolly mammoth. It just couldn't live in the same world as dick box. Ho dog. Or wiener cousins. Jennifer Donnelly
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I don't like hope very much. In fact, I hate it. It's the crystal meth of emotions. It hooks you fast and kills you hard. It's bad news. The worst. It's sharp sticks and cherry bombs. When hope shows up, it's only a matter of time until someone gets hurt. Jennifer Donnelly
Hope is the crystal meth of emotions. It hooks you...
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Hope is the crystal meth of emotions. It hooks you fast and kills you hard. Jennifer Donnelly
I'm wishing he could see that music lives. Forever. That...
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I'm wishing he could see that music lives. Forever. That it's stronger than death. Stronger than time. And that its strength holds you together when nothing else can. Jennifer Donnelly
When you can write music that endures, bravo. Until then,...
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When you can write music that endures, bravo. Until then, keep quiet and study the work of those who can. Jennifer Donnelly
Shepherds use religion to fight wars, sheep fight over religion.
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Shepherds use religion to fight wars, sheep fight over religion. Piet Hein Wokke
Had you but seen it, I promise you, your high-minded...
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Had you but seen it, I promise you, your high-minded principles would have melted like candle wax. Never would you have wished such beauty away. Jennifer Donnelly
He's wearing boots, a kilt, and a long-sleeve tee. No...
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He's wearing boots, a kilt, and a long-sleeve tee. No coat, even though it's December. Beautiful people don't need coats. They've got their auras to keep them warm. Jennifer Donnelly
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It's a good thing you and your pills weren't around a few hundred years ago or there never would have been a Vermeer or a Caravaggio. You'd have drugged "Girl with a Pearl Earring" and "The Taking of Christ" right the hell out of them. Jennifer Donnelly
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History is a Rorschach test, people. What you see when you look at it tells you as much about yourself as it does about the past. Jennifer Donnelly
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Most of the mess that is called history comes about because kings and presidents cannot be satisfied with a nice chicken and a good loaf of bread. Jennifer Donnelly
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History is fiction. Jennifer Donnelly
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One expects decent people to stand up for the good of all. Decent people shut their doors and hide behind them as decent people do. Massacres could never happen if it weren't for decent people. Jennifer Donnelly
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I play until my fingers are blue and stiff from the cold, and then I keep on playing. Until I'm lost in the music. Until I am the music--notes and chords, the melody and harmony. It hurts, but it's okay because when I'm the music, I'm not me. Not sad. Not afraid. Not desperate. Not guilty. Jennifer Donnelly
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It has an L on it. L for love. See? It's the key to the universe, Dad. You said you were looking for it. You told Mom you were. I found it for you so you don't have to look anymore. So you can come home at night. Jennifer Donnelly