I hear my heartbeat. I have been looking at him too long, but then, he has been looking back, and I feel like we are both trying to say something the other can't hear, though I could be imagining it. Too long - and now even longer, my heart even louder, his tranquil eyes swallowing me whole.
More Quotes from Veronica Roth:Eric called Al's suicide brave, and he was wrong. My mother's death was brave. I remember how calm she was, how determined. It isn't just brave that she died for me; it is brave that she did it without announcing it, without hesitation, and without appearing to consider another option.
Every faction conditions its members to think and act a certain way. And most people do it. For most people, it's not hard to learn, to find a pattern of thought that works and stay that way. But our minds move in a dozen different directions. We can't be confined to one way of thinking, and that terrifies our leaders. It means we can't be controlled. And it means that no matter what they do, we will always cause trouble for them.
I kiss him as the train slides into unlit, uncertain land. I kiss him for as long as I want, for longer than I should, given that my brother sits three feet away from me.
It was him or me. I chose me. But I feel dead too.
Suicide to them is an act of selfishness. Someone who is truly selfless does not think of himself often enough to desire death.
We believe in ordinary acts of bravery, in the courage that drives one person to stand up for another.
Readers Who Like This Quotation Also Like:Based on Topics: Imagination & Visualization Quotes
I think positive. I always think we're going to score. Two minutes is a lot of time if you have timeouts and you're throwing every down. You have to make the right decisions. I've always had great receivers, which helps. It's not just me doing it.
But I just loved looking at the clothes of the '70s.
I know that my works are a credit to this nation and I dare say they will endure longer than the McCarran Act.