Every year, students embark on summer vacation with reading lists. Usually consisting of classics and a few token young adult titles, the lists are designed to stave off summer reading loss, a backsliding of literacy skills that affects many students…
Happiness consists in getting enough sleep. Just that, nothing more.
—Robert A. Heinlein, Starship Troopers
Time travel causes chaos, and chaos doesn’t follow your rules. That’s why it’s called chaos, dummy.
—Eoin Colfer, WARP 2: The Hangman’s Revolution
I just walk past like:
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She looked at me, like she was drinking in the fact that I was still here. And I realized I was doing the same thing. The world was collapsing, and the only thing that really mattered to me was that she was alive.
—Rick Riordan, The Last Olympian
- “I can talk to fish!" Angel said happily, water dripping off her long, skinny body.
- "Ask one over for dinner."
Humanity does not ask us to be happy. It merely asks us to be brilliant on its behalf.
—Orson Scott Card, Ender’s Game