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Cassandra Clare’s “City of Bones” Quotes (68 Quotes)


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  • The Law may be hard but it's the law.
    (Cassandra Clare, "City of Bones")

  • Words were weapons, his father had taught him that, and he'd wanted to hurt Clary more than he'd ever wanted to hurt any girl. In fact, he wasn't sure he had ever wanted to hurt a girl before. Usually he just wanted them, and then he wanted them to leave him alone.
    (Cassandra Clare, "City of Bones")

  • The most terrible things men do, they do in the name of love."- Madame Dorothea
    (Cassandra Clare, "City of Bones")

  • You bled on the Speaking stars ...I bet there's a law somewhere about that.
    (Cassandra Clare, "City of Bones")

  • The only one who gets to canoodle in my bedroom is my magnificent self.
    (Cassandra Clare, "City of Bones")


  • Your friend's poetry is terrible. It sounds like he ate a dictionary and started vomiting up random words.
    (Cassandra Clare, "City of Bones")

  • The only time people turned to watch her go by was when she hurtled past them as she fell.
    (Cassandra Clare, "City of Bones")

  • The sensation of falling was the worst part.
    (Cassandra Clare, "City of Bones")

  • There is no one religion, no one truth and no myth lacks meaning
    (Cassandra Clare, "City of Bones")

  • There walked warlocks in all their bat-winged, cat-eyed glory, and here, as they swung out over the river, she saw the darting flash of multicolored tails under the silvery skin of the water, the shimmer of long, pearl-strewn hair, and heard the high, rippling laughter of the mermaids.
    (Cassandra Clare, "City of Bones")

  • There was something about Jace, though, that made her want to push him, crack that shell of cynicism and make him admit her believed something, felt something, cared about anythinng at all.
    (Cassandra Clare, "City of Bones")

  • There were some memories, though, that never faded.
    (Cassandra Clare, "City of Bones")

  • There's no reason for any warlock to be interested in her unless he's in the market for nonfunctional crystal balls.
    (Cassandra Clare, "City of Bones")

  • To be beautiful you had to be willowy and tall. When you were as short as Clary was, just over five feet, you were cute. Not pretty or beautiful, but cute.
    (Cassandra Clare, "City of Bones")

  • She unwrapped the blanket when she came in my door. You were inside it. She set you down on the floor and you started ranging around, picking things up, pulling my cat's tail-you screamed like a banshee when the cat scratched you, so I asked your mother if you were part banshee. She didn't laugh.
    (Cassandra Clare, "City of Bones")


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