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I have done bad things. I can’t take them back, and they are a part of who I am. Most of the time, they seem like the only thing I am. - Insurgent, Veronica Roth (via wickedneonbubbledreams)

(via 50shadesoftobias)

A Son says to his Mother: “Mother, today I fought with my friend.”
His mother says: “Why did you fight with your friend?”
“Because he demanded something of me, and I would not give it to him.”
“Why did you not give it to him?”
“Because it was mine.”
“My son, you now have your possessions, but you do not have your friend. Which would you rather have?”
“My friend.”
“Then give freely, trusting that you will also be given what you need.”
- Veronica Roth, part of the Amity manifesto 
The only reason people cannot bear honesty now is because they were not raised hearing the truth about themselves, and they can’t stand to. If children are raised to hear both honest praise and honest criticism, they will not be so fragile as to crumble beneath the scrutiny of their peers. A life of truth makes us strong. - Veronica Roth, part of the Candor manifesto
“I love you”. I don’t know why I didn’t say it when he could heart it. Maybe I was afraid to trust him with something so personal as my devotion. - Tris, Insurgent (via professionalwhining)
Cruelty does not make a person dishonest, the same way bravery does not make a person kind. - Veronica Roth, Insurgent
Noise and activity are the refuges of the bereaved and the guilty. - Veronica Roth, Insurgent
Only boys who have been handsome from a young age have that arrogance in their smile. - Veronica Roth, Insurgent