Top 20 Quotes by John Green

John Green

As far as all of our identities are dependent on how other people imagine us we are all making ourselves and each other up all the time

John Green
Entropy increases. Things fall apart.
John Green

That's the great thing about being in the third grade. If you've got one polysyllabic adjective, everyone thinks you're a genius.

John Green
Remember that time in the minivan, twenty minutes ago, when we didn't die?
John Green

I believe in that line from An Imperial Affliction. 'The risen sun too bright in her losing eyes.' That's God, I think, the rising sun, and the light is too bright and her eyes are losing but they aren't lost.

John Green
Jesus, I'm not going to be one of those people who sits around talking about what they're going to do. I'm just going to do it.
John Green

If I had cared about her as I should have, as I thought I did, how could I have let her go?

John Green
People, I thought, wanted security. They couldn't bear the idea of death being a big black nothing, couldn't bear the thought of their loved ones not existing, and couldn't even imagine themselves not existing. I finally decided that people believed in an afterlife because they couldn't bear not to.
John Green

It's embarrassing that we all just walk through life blindly accepting that scrambled eggs are fundamentally associated with mornings.

John Green
There is always the risk: something is good and good and good and good, and then all at once it gets awkward. All at once, she sees you looking at her, and then she doesn't want to joke around with you anymore, because she doesn't want to seem flirty, because she doesn't want you to think she likes you. It's such a disaster, whenever, in the course of human relationships, someone begins to chisel away at the wall of separation between friendship and kissing.