Grace Lancaster Famous Quotes & Sayings

26 Grace Lancaster Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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She didn't understand why it was happening," he said. "I had to tell her she would die. Her social worker said I had to tell her. I had to tell her she would die, so I told her she was going to heaven. She asked if I would be there, and I said that I would not, not yet. But eventually, she said, and I promised that yes, of course, very soon. And I told her that in the meantime we had great family up there that would take care of her. And she asked me when I would be there, and I told her soon. Twenty-two years ago.John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: She didn't understand why it was happening," he said. "I had to tell her she
If I could just stay alive for a week, I'd know the unwritten secrets of Anna's mom and the Dutch Tulip Guy.John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: If I could just stay alive for a week, I'd know the unwritten secrets of
The thought of you being removed from the rotation is not funny to me.John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: The thought of you being removed from the rotation is not funny to me.
Funerals, I decided, are for the living. - Hazel Grace LancasterJohn Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: Funerals, I decided, are for the living. - Hazel Grace Lancaster
When was the last good kiss you had?John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: When was the last good kiss you had?
I nodded. I liked Augustus Waters. I really, really, really liked him. I liked the way his story ended with someone else. I liked his voice. I liked that he took existentially fraught free throws. I liked that he was a tenured professor in the Department of Slightly Crooked Smiles with a dual appointment in the Department of Having a Voice That Made My Skin Feel More Like Skin. And I liked that he had two names. I've always liked people with two names, because you get to make up your mind what you call them: Gus or Augustus? Me, I was always just Hazel, univalent Hazel.John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: I nodded. I liked Augustus Waters. I really, really, really liked him. I liked the
You choose your behaviors based on their metaphorical resonances ... - Hazel Grace LancasterJohn Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: You choose your behaviors based on their metaphorical resonances ... - Hazel Grace Lancaster
What's your name ?
Hazel .
No , your full name .
Um , Hazel Grace Lancaster .
John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: What's your name ?Hazel .No , your full name .Um , Hazel Grace Lancaster .
Nothing," I said. "I'm just ... " I couldn't finish the sentence, didn't know how to. "I'm just very, very fond of you.John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: Nothing," I said. "I'm just ... " I couldn't finish the sentence, didn't know how
Augustus Waters was sitting on the front step as we pulled into the driveway. He was holding a bouquet of bright orange tulips just beginning to bloom.John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: Augustus Waters was sitting on the front step as we pulled into the driveway. He
He flipped himself onto his side and kissed me. "You're so hot," I said, my hand still on his leg.
"I'm starting to think you have an amputee fetish," he answered, still kissing me. I laughed.
"I have an Augustus Waters fetish," I explained.
John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: He flipped himself onto his side and kissed me. "You're so hot," I said, my
I can't go to Amsterdam. One of my doctors thinks it's a bad idea."
He was quiet for a second. "God," he said. "I should've just paid for it myself. Should've just taken you straight from the Funky Bones to Amsterdam."
"But then I would've had a probably fatal episode of deoxygenation in Amsterdam, and my body would have been shipped home in the cargo hold of an airplane," I said.
"Well, yeah," he said. "But before that, my grand romantic gesture would have totally gotten me laid."
I laughed pretty hard, hard enought that I felt where the chest tube had been.
"You laugh because it's true," he said.
I laughed again.
"It's true, isn't it!"
"Probably not," I said, and then after a moment added, "although you never know.
John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: I can't go to Amsterdam. One of my doctors thinks it's a bad idea."He was
I don't think tour dying. I think you've just got a touch of cancer.Hazel Grace Lancaster Grace Lancaster Sayings By Hazel Grace Lancaster: I don't think tour dying. I think you've just got a touch of cancer.
As I recall, you promised to CALL when you finished the book, not text.John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: As I recall, you promised to CALL when you finished the book, not text.
Lidewij,
I believe Agustus Waters sent a few pages from a notebok to Peter Van Houten shortly before he (Augustus) died. It is very important to me that someone reads these pages. I want to read them, of course, but maybe they weren't written for me. Regardless, they must be read. They must be. Can you help?

Your friend,
Hazel Grace Lancaster

"She responded late that afternoon."

Dear Hazel,

I did not know that Augustus had died. I am very sad to hear this news. He was such a very charismatic young man. I am so sorry, and so sad.
I have not spoken to Peter since I resigned that day we met.
It is very late at night here, but I am going over to his house first thing in the morning to find this letter and force him to read it.
Mornings were his best time,
usually.

Your friend,
Lidewij Vliegenthart

p.s. I am bringing my boyfriend in case we have to physically retsrain Peter.
John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: Lidewij, I believe Agustus Waters sent a few pages from a notebok to Peter Van
Between the three of us, we have five legs, four eyes & two & a half working pairs of lungs.John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: Between the three of us, we have five legs, four eyes & two & a
There's a great quote in Gus's house, one that both he and I found very comforting: Without pain, we couldn't know joy. - Hazel Grace LancasterJohn Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: There's a great quote in Gus's house, one that both he and I found very
There will come a time', I said, 'when all of us are dead. All of us. There will come a time when there are no human beings remaining to remember that anyone ever existed or that our species ever did anything. There will be no one left to remember Aristotle or Cleopatra, let alone you. Everything that we did and built and wrote and thought and discovered will be forgotten and all of this.'
I gestured encompassingly
'will have been for naught. Maybe that time is coming soon and maybe it is millions of years away, but even if we survive the collapse of our sun, we will not survive forever. There was time before organis,s experienced consciousness, and there will be time after. And if the inevitability of human oblivion worries you, I encourage you to ignore it. God knows that's what everyone else does.' -Hazel Grace Lancaster
John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: There will come a time', I said, 'when all of us are dead. All of
You're always such a disappointment, Augustus. Couldn't you have at least gotten orange tomatoes?Hazel Grace Lancaster Grace Lancaster Sayings By Hazel Grace Lancaster: You're always such a disappointment, Augustus. Couldn't you have at least gotten orange tomatoes?
His excitement was adorable. I couldn't resist. I leaned over and kissed him on the cheek. -Hazel Grace Lancaster, The Fault In Our StarsJohn Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: His excitement was adorable. I couldn't resist. I leaned over and kissed him on the
-so if the inevitability of oblivion worries you, than I suggest you ignore it. God knows that's what the rest of the world does.John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: -so if the inevitability of oblivion worries you, than I suggest you ignore it. God
Lonley, Vaguely pedophilic swing set seeks the butts of children.John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: Lonley, Vaguely pedophilic swing set seeks the butts of children.
Hi, I'm at the Speedway at Eighty-sixth and Ditch, and I need an ambulance. The great love of my life has a malfunctioning G-tube.John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: Hi, I'm at the Speedway at Eighty-sixth and Ditch, and I need an ambulance. The
But, in fact, depression is not a side effect of cancer. Depression is a side effect of dying. - Hazel Grace LancasterJohn Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: But, in fact, depression is not a side effect of cancer. Depression is a side
I am pretty unextraordinary, ~ Hazel Grace Lancaster.John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: I am pretty unextraordinary, ~ Hazel Grace Lancaster.
Idiotically, it occurred to me that my pink underwear didn't match my purple bra, as if boys even notice such things.John Green Grace Lancaster Sayings By John Green: Idiotically, it occurred to me that my pink underwear didn't match my purple bra, as