Let me tell you this: if you meet a loner, no matter what they tell you, it’s not because they enjoy solitude. It’s because they have tried to blend into the world before, and people continue to disappoint them. — Jodi Picoult, My Sister’s Keeper. (Atria April 6, 2004)
In the space between yes and no, there’s a lifetime. It’s the difference between the path you walk and the one you leave behind; it’s the gap between who you thought you could be and who you really are; its the legroom for the lies you’ll tell yourself in the future. ― Jodi Picoult, Change… Continue reading Jodi Picoult
You don’t need water to feel like you’re drowning, do you? ― Jodi Picoult, Nineteen Minutes. (Atria Books; 1st edition March 5, 2007)
When you love someone, you say their name different. Like it’s safe inside your mouth. —Jodi Picoult, Handle With Care. (Atria Books; First Edition edition March 3, 2009)
It is one of those summer days that feel like a memory welling up in your throat. — Jodi Picoult, My Sister’s Keeper. (Washington Square Press; Reprint edition February 1, 2005)
How could you go about choosing something that would hold the half of your heart you had to bury? ― Jodi Picoult, Mercy. (Washington Square Press April 1, 2001) Originally published 1996.