Cassandra Rose Clarke Famous Quotes & Sayings

46 Cassandra Rose Clarke Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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You might as well get used to it."
"What, fish? Trust me, I'm plenty used to fish."
"No," he said. "Letting me protect you.
Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: You might as well get used to it.""What, fish? Trust me, I'm plenty used to
This was why I hated beautiful people. They build you up and then they destroy you. And we let 'em. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: This was why I hated beautiful people. They build you up and then they destroy
What stopped you? Why didn't you help her?" [Naji]
"Cause you're my friend," I said. [Ananna]
All the hardness in his features melted away. "Oh.
Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: What stopped you? Why didn't you help her?" [Naji] "Cause you're my friend," I said.
He smelled like magic and sweat and the sea, but there was something else beneath all that, something sweet and warm like honey, and just for a moment I didn't feel afraid anymore. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: He smelled like magic and sweat and the sea, but there was something else beneath
That weird feeling of wanting to be found and not wanting to be found stuck with me. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: That weird feeling of wanting to be found and not wanting to be found stuck
For the first time, I understood the difference between leaving and not staying. It was the difference between a snarl and a smile. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: For the first time, I understood the difference between leaving and not staying. It was
What kinda vows? Celibacy? I thought, though I didn't say it. Nobody keeps a celibacy vow anyway. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: What kinda vows? Celibacy? I thought, though I didn't say it. Nobody keeps a celibacy
Desire is simple," he said. "Desire is something even a machine can understand." There was a stillness in the air that mirrored the stillness of his body. "But when I desired you I began to love you. You were the first being I ever loved. I didn't know it, of course. I had no idea what it meant, no idea what I was feeling. Love was never something I was supposed to experience. I don't think I was supposed to know desire, either, but she never expected me to meet you." He laughed against her skin. "Later, after your father ... when he took out those restrictions, I was finally able to understand the complexities of love. Even if I didn't want to. At first. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: Desire is simple," he said. "Desire is something even a machine can understand." There was
Tell any grizzled old cutthroat a sob story about a double-cross and a broken heart and he'll eat right out of your hand. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: Tell any grizzled old cutthroat a sob story about a double-cross and a broken heart
Finn stood, his narrow body unhinging at the waist. He handed the jar to Cat and smiled, but Cat grabbed the jar and pushed through the door, out into the cool, dampening night. The fireflies glowed again. She could hear them knocking against the glass.
"How lovely," said Cat's father.
"Lovely," repeated Finn, as though the meaning of the word alluded him.
Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: Finn stood, his narrow body unhinging at the waist. He handed the jar to Cat
Well, look who's on my front porch," he said, speaking Empire with this odd hissing accent. "A murderer and a cross-dressing pirate."
I looked down at my clothes, ripped and shredded and covered in mud and sand and dried blood. I'd forgotten I was dressed like a boy.
"So are you here to kill me or to rob me?" the man said. "I generally don't find it useful to glow when undertaking acts of subterfuge, but then, I'm just a wizard
Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: Well, look who's on my front porch," he said, speaking Empire with this odd hissing
Cockiness is useful to fake on occasion, but it'll only get you killed if you believe it. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: Cockiness is useful to fake on occasion, but it'll only get you killed if you
She moved like water, graceful and soft and lovely. Every part of me wanted to stick out my foot and trip her, just to see her stumble. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: She moved like water, graceful and soft and lovely. Every part of me wanted to
I was dozing on the sand, drowsy from the heat of the fire, when Naji shook me awake hours later. I rolled over and looked at him. "You're alive," he said. "Course I'm alive," I snapped. "You're the one who keeps passing out. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: I was dozing on the sand, drowsy from the heat of the fire, when Naji
Love is a wound," the assassin said. " Neither life nor death. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: Love is a wound," the assassin said. " Neither life nor death.
Beautiful people, things are to easy for them. They don't know how to survive in this world. Somebody's ugly, or even plain, normal-looking, that means they got to work twice as hard for things. For anything. Just to get peple to listen to 'em, or take 'em serious. So yeah. I don't trust beautiful people. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: Beautiful people, things are to easy for them. They don't know how to survive in
I thought the assassin was moving kind of slow for an assassin. Maybe the magic had done something after all. Or maybe he felt sorry for me. That sort of thing happens among cutthroats more often than you'd expect. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: I thought the assassin was moving kind of slow for an assassin. Maybe the magic
You don't realize how much you miss something till it comes back to you, and then you wonder how you went so long without it. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: You don't realize how much you miss something till it comes back to you, and
I can't believe this," I muttered, cradling the skein of water up close to my chest. "Two weeks in the desert all on account of some assassin who doesn't know how to look out for snakes."
"If you hadn't killed that snake," Naji said calmly, "I would have killed you."
" Oh, shut up.
Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: I can't believe this," I muttered, cradling the skein of water up close to my
Manticores with love spells," Marjani said. "Well, that's awfully terrifying. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: Manticores with love spells," Marjani said. "Well, that's awfully terrifying.
That don't make sense."
"Of course not," he said. "It's magic.
Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: That don't make sense.""Of course not," he said. "It's magic.
They wouldn't have rescued you," he said. "They wouldn't risk bringing an outsider through Kajjil."
"Guess I just ruin everything for you, don't I? Give you headaches and keep you from getting rescued-"
"I told them no," he said, "even when I thought - when I hoped - the Eirnin would have cured me.
Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: They wouldn't have rescued you," he said. "They wouldn't risk bringing an outsider through Kajjil.""Guess
You know, that pissed me off. We'd traveled half around the world to get to him, and there were monsters chasing us and Naji's curse was impossible to break, and here he was cracking jokes about our professions. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: You know, that pissed me off. We'd traveled half around the world to get to
Safin - "I can disembark with you at Starlight Rock, and together we can return to my great treasure!"
He was so convinced I could save him that it made my heart ache.
Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: Safin - "I can disembark with you at Starlight Rock, and together we can return
He didn't ask - of course he didn't ask - but he did show up at the captain's quarters one evening after dinner looking sheepish. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: He didn't ask - of course he didn't ask - but he did show up
I ain't moving. Gotta rest up for the next two damn weeks. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: I ain't moving. Gotta rest up for the next two damn weeks.
Then I saw that sparkle in Naji's eye and knew he was laughing at me.
"See?" he said. "Now you know how it feels"
I glared at him for a few seconds. He looked kind of pleased with himself, but he also looked kind of happy, and that was enough for me to turn back to my equations.
Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: Then I saw that sparkle in Naji's eye and knew he was laughing at me."See?"
That made me sad. Sure, sirens are a pain in the ass, but how could he not see all the beauty that was out there
the starlight leaving stains of brightness in the water, the salt-kissed wind? I wanted to find a way to share it with him, show him there was more in the world than blood and shadow.
Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: That made me sad. Sure, sirens are a pain in the ass, but how could
I loved him more fiercely than I'd love anyone. But he didn't love me back. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: I loved him more fiercely than I'd love anyone. But he didn't love me back.
There is nothing else like me in the entire world, said Finn. "That's what you wrote. I'm the only one. I can't tell you what it means to be the only one of my kind," he said. "I can't ... There is a lack in myself. But your thesis almost filled it in. It was ... a start. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: There is nothing else like me in the entire world, said Finn. "That's what you
Sure, It's a good thing, though." She leaned against the ship's wheel, squinted into the sun. "Because you're a women. If they're scared of you, they'll listen to you."
"That's how it works with men too."
Marjani shook her head and laughed. "Not always. Men have the option of earning respects.
Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: Sure, It's a good thing, though." She leaned against the ship's wheel, squinted into the
I'd handed my heart over to him, a damned blood magic assassin, without even realizing it. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: I'd handed my heart over to him, a damned blood magic assassin, without even realizing
They thought they were so different, Flame and Ice. Enemies always do. The Soviets and the West, they were the same. They looked at each other and saw monsters; they looked at themselves and saw men. But Jordan stood on the outside and knew them each for both monsters and men, the good and the bad bleeding together. They were only villains and heroes in their own stories. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: They thought they were so different, Flame and Ice. Enemies always do. The Soviets and
There are three ways of bettering yourself in the Pirates' Confederation, Mama told me once: murder, mutiny, and marriage. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: There are three ways of bettering yourself in the Pirates' Confederation, Mama told me once:
She had thought about that moment so often during the past few years it had dried out. It was stale, like old, odourless potpourri. But she still want back to it, because it was the only one. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: She had thought about that moment so often during the past few years it had
Your enthusiasm for learning gives me hope for the future," he said. "We can start right now if you'd like. You don't seem to be ... working Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: Your enthusiasm for learning gives me hope for the future," he said. "We can start
I wasn't really going to go. I ain't so heartless I'm gonna let someone be struck down with pain on account of me. Even if that someone is a murderer and a liar. Hell, murderers and liars used to sing me to sleep. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: I wasn't really going to go. I ain't so heartless I'm gonna let someone be
You can't escape an assasin," He leaned forward, shadows swallowing his eyes. "Hangings, bumbling bureaucrats, dishonest crewman, jail - those you can talk your way out of, you try hard enough. But this kind of death is the is the only kind of death. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: You can't escape an assasin," He leaned forward, shadows swallowing his eyes. "Hangings, bumbling bureaucrats,
I have endeavoured to be human, a fact Daniel had difficulty accepting at first. However, he never looked down on me for it. And he made his mistakes. But ultimately he loved me - for who I am, for what I am. He loved me, not some version of me that will never exist. And for that I am grateful. It is a mark of true humanity. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: I have endeavoured to be human, a fact Daniel had difficulty accepting at first. However,
Of course," I said, voice barely a whisper. I swallowed. "I think ... I think you're beautiful."
His face didn't move. "I thought you didn't trust beautiful people."
"Not beautiful like that. I mean ... I don't ever want to stop looking at you.
Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: Of course," I said, voice barely a whisper. I swallowed. "I think ... I think
You!" I shouted. "What's wrong with you?"
He blinked at me.
"I thought you got turned into a fern."
"Oh. Oh, Ananna, I'm sorry I didn't think-
Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: You!" I shouted. "What's wrong with you?"He blinked at me."I thought you got turned into
But if a girl don't have her intuition, she don't got anything. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: But if a girl don't have her intuition, she don't got anything.
She'd never encountered any stories as intricate or compelling as the stories he gave her, nor anything that made her sigh when she read it. She liked best the stories about people becoming other things. Stories where women became swans or echoes. In the evenings, when Finn disappeared into the mysterious recesses of the laboratory, Cat went out to the garden or down to the river and wondered what it would be like to be a stream of water, a cypress tree, a star burning a million miles away. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: She'd never encountered any stories as intricate or compelling as the stories he gave her,
I'm sorry," he said."I thought the blankets would be enough." He paused. "It's rather enjoyable listening to the wind blow in. That is why I didn't choose to close the windows."
Cat smiled in spite of the cold. She knew what he meant. Whenever northers blew in, the trees rattled outside bedroom window and for some reason the sound always comforted her. It reminded her of Christmas.
Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: I'm sorry," he said."I thought the blankets would be enough." He paused. "It's rather enjoyable
Nobody writes down stories." [Ananna]
"They do when they're trapped at sea and bored senseless." [Naji]
Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: Nobody writes down stories." [Ananna]"They do when they're trapped at sea and bored senseless." [Naji]
One of the first things I learned. You get stranded, look for water. Then find a place to protect yourself. Cassandra Rose Clarke Sayings: One of the first things I learned. You get stranded, look for water. Then find