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Shannon Hale quotes: Hear the leaves applaudingHear the wind hurrahingHear the surf guffawingThe ways of old are deadThe queen has lost her head Hear the leaves applauding
Hear the wind hurrahing
Hear the surf guffawing
The ways of old are dead
The queen has lost her head
Shannon Hale quotes: Guilt is the hyena that'll lunge from behind and hamstring you. Guilt is the hyena that'll lunge from behind and hamstring you.
Shannon Hale quotes: Maybe I got a few words wrong, but that's so near how the conversation went, I'm going to call it truth. Maybe I got a few words wrong, but that's so near how the conversation went, I'm going to call it truth.
Shannon Hale quotes: He is ever ingloriousHis laugh is laboriousHis smell is notoriousImpale the herring king! He is ever inglorious
His laugh is laborious
His smell is notorious
Impale the herring king!
Shannon Hale quotes: (I love you, you're perfect, you're everything, you toast my marshmallows, baby.) (I love you, you're perfect, you're everything, you toast my marshmallows, baby.)
Shannon Hale quotes: I feel like a tiny bug, and the world is a hungry bird looking down at me. I feel like a tiny bug, and the world is a hungry bird looking down at me.
Shannon Hale quotes: That's right! Besides, like I'd ever let my sister drown my pet butterflies. I regularly whip her butt in Grimmnastics class. That's right! Besides, like I'd ever let my sister drown my pet butterflies. I regularly whip her butt in Grimmnastics class.
Shannon Hale quotes: Some people are born with the first word of a language resting on their tongue though it may take some time before they can taste it. Some people are born with the first word of a language resting on their tongue though it may take some time before they can taste it.
Shannon Hale quotes: Well, I don't want to complain," Apple began. "Oh, go ahead and complain. That's why you have a best friend forever after. Well, I don't want to complain," Apple began. "Oh, go ahead and complain. That's why you have a best friend forever after.
Shannon Hale quotes: I think sometimes just being silent and watching can change a person. I think sometimes just being silent and watching can change a person.
Shannon Hale quotes: And with my last thought I felt some real sympathy for those poor chickens. And with my last thought I felt some real sympathy for those poor chickens.
Shannon Hale quotes: Twenty-two hours, forty-seven minutes, and eighteen seconds to go! Twenty-two hours, forty-seven minutes, and eighteen seconds to go!
Shannon Hale quotes: Becky, are you studying conversational Yiddish? Becky, are you studying conversational Yiddish?
Shannon Hale quotes: Some voices get hard and tight with age, some rough like broken glass. Some voices get hard and tight with age, some rough like broken glass.
Shannon Hale quotes: Go on, son, you're not doing me any good by bleeding. Go on, son, you're not doing me any good by bleeding.
Shannon Hale quotes: Time is a wind that keeps blowing in my face and mumbling words that don't make sense. Time is a wind that keeps blowing in my face and mumbling words that don't make sense.
Shannon Hale quotes: I'm the sheen on water, Rin thought. I'm a looking glass. I'm not real. I'm the sheen on water, Rin thought. I'm a looking glass. I'm not real.
Shannon Hale quotes: But, how do you know if an ending is truly good for the characters unless you've traveled with them through every page? But, how do you know if an ending is truly good for the characters unless you've traveled with them through every page?
Shannon Hale quotes: A little snark, properly directed, can change the world. A little snark, properly directed, can change the world.
Shannon Hale quotes: He nodded. And if I don't make you feel like the most beautiful woman in the world every day of your life, then I don't deserve to be near you. He nodded. And if I don't make you feel like the most beautiful woman in the world every day of your life, then I don't deserve to be near you.
Shannon Hale quotes: Am I the moss on your bark, then?" Ani asked.Enna grabbed her around the waist and shook her affectionately. "You're the mossiest girl I know. Am I the moss on your bark, then?" Ani asked.
Enna grabbed her around the waist and shook her affectionately. "You're the mossiest girl I know.
Shannon Hale quotes: Rin slept inside the oak's thought. Its own memories of weather and growth continued to hum, and like a pond, its stillness reflected back herself. Rin slept inside the oak's thought. Its own memories of weather and growth continued to hum, and like a pond, its stillness reflected back herself.
Shannon Hale quotes: To be powerful, a kiss should make a journey, be its own storybegin with hesitation, move to realization, then melt into bliss. To be powerful, a kiss should make a journey, be its own story
begin with hesitation, move to realization, then melt into bliss.
Shannon Hale quotes: No one just falls in love, you idiot. No one just falls in love, you idiot.
Shannon Hale quotes: Clearly she was expected to say something, but panic at having to speak stole the thoughts from her head. Clearly she was expected to say something, but panic at having to speak stole the thoughts from her head.
Shannon Hale quotes: Most people are genuinely good, sweetheart, and even the evil ones have some good in them. -Shannon Hale Most people are genuinely good, sweetheart, and even the evil ones have some good in them. -Shannon Hale
Shannon Hale quotes: He smiled in a way that made me want to kiss him right on the spot. Or the lips. Whichever was closer. He smiled in a way that made me want to kiss him right on the spot. Or the lips. Whichever was closer.
Shannon Hale quotes: Razo knew he was best at nothing, except maybe cramming two cherries into a single nostril. Razo knew he was best at nothing, except maybe cramming two cherries into a single nostril.
Shannon Hale quotes: 'Goose girl, may I kiss you?' She answered by ... kissing him first. 'Goose girl, may I kiss you?' She answered by ... kissing him first.
Shannon Hale quotes: Words can fall hard like a boulder loosed from a cliff.Words can drift unnoticed like a weed seed on a breeze. Words can sing. Words can fall hard like a boulder loosed from a cliff.
Words can drift unnoticed like a weed seed on a breeze. Words can sing.
Shannon Hale quotes: I'm sorry, my lady," said Geric, rubbing his arm. "But I failed to force an apology out of the offending goose. I'm sorry, my lady," said Geric, rubbing his arm. "But I failed to force an apology out of the offending goose.
Shannon Hale quotes: We know it's all just daydreaming ... But sometimes, it'd be nice just to hold something real in your hands that felt like a measure of your worth. We know it's all just daydreaming ... But sometimes, it'd be nice just to hold something real in your hands that felt like a measure of your worth.
Shannon Hale quotes: My mama used to say, 'Are you sad? Then just wait a minute. My mama used to say, 'Are you sad? Then just wait a minute.
Shannon Hale quotes: If we don't tell strange stories, when something strange happens we won't believe it. If we don't tell strange stories, when something strange happens we won't believe it.
Shannon Hale quotes: Apple's MirrorPhone played a measure of One Reflection's single "You Don't Know You're Charming" to announce she'd received another hext message. Apple's MirrorPhone played a measure of One Reflection's single "You Don't Know You're Charming" to announce she'd received another hext message.
Shannon Hale quotes: Courage is feeling justly afraid and yet still doing what is right. Courage is feeling justly afraid and yet still doing what is right.
Shannon Hale quotes: No wolf falters before the bite So strikeNo hawk wavers before the diveJust strike No wolf falters before the bite
So strike
No hawk wavers before the dive
Just strike
Shannon Hale quotes: No more crying. It's all wetness and no comfort at all. No more crying. It's all wetness and no comfort at all.
Shannon Hale quotes: Just like the old adagewhat you dislike most in other people is what you dislike the most in yourself Just like the old adage
what you dislike most in other people is what you dislike the most in yourself
Shannon Hale quotes: Being a writer is a good, good thing. Being a writer is a good, good thing.
Shannon Hale quotes: Throwing herself into learning helped Miri ignore the painful chill of solitude around her. Throwing herself into learning helped Miri ignore the painful chill of solitude around her.
Shannon Hale quotes: I held her head to my shoulder, rocking her, rubbing her back. Poor thing, I don't think she know where to put the whole world. I held her head to my shoulder, rocking her, rubbing her back. Poor thing, I don't think she know where to put the whole world.
Shannon Hale quotes: There's nothing more aggravating in the world than the midnight sniffling of the person you've decided to hate. There's nothing more aggravating in the world than the midnight sniffling of the person you've decided to hate.
Shannon Hale quotes: Courage is not fearlessness. Courage is not fearlessness.
Shannon Hale quotes: She was not who she'd thought she was. No one was. She was not who she'd thought she was. No one was.
Shannon Hale quotes: WANTED: DEAD OR ALIVE: RAPUNZELFor horse thieving, kidnapping, jail breaking, and using her hair in a manner other than nature intended!REWARD WANTED: DEAD OR ALIVE: RAPUNZEL
For horse thieving, kidnapping, jail breaking, and using her hair in a manner other than nature intended!
REWARD
Shannon Hale quotes: As long as there are movement and harmony, there are words. As long as there are movement and harmony, there are words.
Shannon Hale quotes: Everyone needs a smile and a friend, whether they know it or not.-Shannon Hale Everyone needs a smile and a friend, whether they know it or not.-Shannon Hale
Shannon Hale quotes: Don't beat yourself up," said Charlotte. "True love can be so easily mistaken for other things-friendship, humane concern, indigestion ... Don't beat yourself up," said Charlotte. "True love can be so easily mistaken for other things-friendship, humane concern, indigestion ...
Shannon Hale quotes: Sometimes it seems my identity's a matter of opinion Sometimes it seems my identity's a matter of opinion
Shannon Hale quotes: Get that thing out of my chair," said the king. Two soldiers removed Ungolad's body from the throne Get that thing out of my chair," said the king. Two soldiers removed Ungolad's body from the throne
Shannon Hale quotes: All I've ever wanted was to be near you. All I've ever wanted was to be near you.
Shannon Hale quotes: For Colin Firth:You're a really great guy, but I'm married, so I think we should just be friends. For Colin Firth:
You're a really great guy, but I'm married, so I think we should just be friends.
Shannon Hale quotes: Sometimes my fancy gets to floating inside me, threatening to carry me away like a leaf on a wind. Better to be a stone. Sometimes my fancy gets to floating inside me, threatening to carry me away like a leaf on a wind. Better to be a stone.
Shannon Hale quotes: Hope had been that thing with burnt feathers buried in her soul, but now it was waking up, stretching, beating fresh wings in the ashes. Hope had been that thing with burnt feathers buried in her soul, but now it was waking up, stretching, beating fresh wings in the ashes.
Shannon Hale quotes: I despise rushing headlong into a mystery. Much more satisfying to dip in a toe, test the waters, ease in slowly before we start to swim. I despise rushing headlong into a mystery. Much more satisfying to dip in a toe, test the waters, ease in slowly before we start to swim.
Shannon Hale quotes: But man, can she snore," Cedar smiled wistfully, "Do you think when I become a real girl I'll be able to snore, too? But man, can she snore," Cedar smiled wistfully, "Do you think when I become a real girl I'll be able to snore, too?
Shannon Hale quotes: You're better than seven years of food. You're better than windows. You're even better than the sky. You're better than seven years of food. You're better than windows. You're even better than the sky.
Shannon Hale quotes: Mr. Nobley: I assure you, I am taking an inordinate amount of pleasure from this ball, but none of it has to do with any of these bumblers. Mr. Nobley: I assure you, I am taking an inordinate amount of pleasure from this ball, but none of it has to do with any of these bumblers.
Shannon Hale quotes: You are my butterfly and refuse to set you free. You are my butterfly and refuse to set you free.
Shannon Hale quotes: Nonrefundable. It was a good, solid word, one you couldn't chew, one that only dissolved after sucking slowly. Nonrefundable. It was a good, solid word, one you couldn't chew, one that only dissolved after sucking slowly.
Shannon Hale quotes: She knew it! Charlotte just knew it! And now her daughter was boyfriend-less! Yes! Wait-no! Oh no, poor Lu. She knew it! Charlotte just knew it! And now her daughter was boyfriend-less! Yes! Wait-no! Oh no, poor Lu.
Shannon Hale quotes: I'm not bossy - I just happen to be more capable than most everyone else. I'm not bossy - I just happen to be more capable than most everyone else.
Shannon Hale quotes: Ease up, nasty little frigid pixies Ease up, nasty little frigid pixies
Shannon Hale quotes: Writing a first draft and reminding myself that I'm simply shoveling sand into a box so that later I can build castles. Writing a first draft and reminding myself that I'm simply shoveling sand into a box so that later I can build castles.
Shannon Hale quotes: I know they are naught things, but I devour novels. (p. 57). I know they are naught things, but I devour novels. (p. 57).
Shannon Hale quotes: I didn't raise you I be good and weak. I raised you to be powerful and happy. I didn't raise you I be good and weak. I raised you to be powerful and happy.
Shannon Hale quotes: She was born Anidori-Kiladra Talianna Isilee, Crown Princess of Kildenree, and she did not open her eyes for three days. She was born Anidori-Kiladra Talianna Isilee, Crown Princess of Kildenree, and she did not open her eyes for three days.
Shannon Hale quotes: Ani felt a stirring, a hope, a winged thing waking up in her chest and brushing her heart with it's feathers. Ani felt a stirring, a hope, a winged thing waking up in her chest and brushing her heart with it's feathers.
Shannon Hale quotes: Even stories need a chance to sleep. Even stories need a chance to sleep.
Shannon Hale quotes: Sometimes one does not mean to fall in love. Sometimes it just happens Sometimes one does not mean to fall in love. Sometimes it just happens
Shannon Hale quotes: I'm going to find whoever is responsible for me sleeping out side with outside without pillows and kick them in the shins!-Enna I'm going to find whoever is responsible for me sleeping out side with outside without pillows and kick them in the shins!-Enna
Shannon Hale quotes: Miss Hayes, have you stopped to consider that you might have this all backward? That in fact you are my fantasy? Miss Hayes, have you stopped to consider that you might have this all backward? That in fact you are my fantasy?
Shannon Hale quotes: The point of education is to learn other ways too. Don't just assume that all you know is right. Learn more and then chose. The point of education is to learn other ways too. Don't just assume that all you know is right. Learn more and then chose.
Shannon Hale quotes: Jane Austen had created six heroines, each quite different, and that gave Charlotte courage. There wasn't just one kind of woman to be. Jane Austen had created six heroines, each quite different, and that gave Charlotte courage. There wasn't just one kind of woman to be.
Shannon Hale quotes: Don't let the inconsequential fairy tales stand in your way! You do what makes you happy, no matter what. Don't let the inconsequential fairy tales stand in your way! You do what makes you happy, no matter what.
Shannon Hale quotes: The End is only the beginning. The End is only the beginning.
Shannon Hale quotes: Think of learning as storing up supplies you may need for a harsh winter. Think of learning as storing up supplies you may need for a harsh winter.
Shannon Hale quotes: I've been shot through the heart, men! Never have I seen such smoldering beauty. I've been shot through the heart, men! Never have I seen such smoldering beauty.
Shannon Hale quotes: Humming the Star Wars theme to encourage myself, I wobbled onto my feet. Sometimes a girl's gotta provide her own trumpet-heavy heroic soundtrack. Humming the Star Wars theme to encourage myself, I wobbled onto my feet. Sometimes a girl's gotta provide her own trumpet-heavy heroic soundtrack.
Shannon Hale quotes: No one had ever called her wild before. She wanted to be wild now, for him. Wild seemed more enticing then a bowl of berries. No one had ever called her wild before. She wanted to be wild now, for him. Wild seemed more enticing then a bowl of berries.
Shannon Hale quotes: He did a very good impression of a stone column. He did a very good impression of a stone column.