I could try to pretend that I didn't care anymore, but it could never be true again. You can't just make yourself matter, and then die, Alaska, because now, I am irretrievably different, and I'm sorry I let you go, yes, but you made the choice.

-John Green
John Green

We'd failed, maybe, but some mysteries aren't meant to be solved.

John Green
Life has become the future. Every moment of your life is lived for the future.
John Green

there is no best and no worst, ...those judgments have no real meaning because there is only what is

John Green
My inner goddess is doing the merengue with some salsa moves.
John Green

Wow,†I said. “Are you making this up?†“Hazel Grace, could I, with my meager intellectual capacities, make up a letter from Peter Van Houten featuring phrases like ‘our triumphantly digitized contemporaneity’?†“You could not,†I allowed. “Can I, can I have the email address?†“Of course,†Augustus said, like it was not the best gift ever.

John Green
I liked Augustus Waters. I really, really really liked him. I liked the way his story ended with someone else. I liked his voice. I liked that he took existentially-fraught free throws.
John Green

Our fearlessness shall be our secret weapon.

John Green
Like many people, I feel like celebrating. Remember this feeling. It is human, and can help us understand when others express bloodlust.
John Green

Long week. Long month. Long life.

John Green
Colin Singleton’s distance from his glasses made him realize the problem: myopia. He was nearsighted. The future lay before him, inevitable but invisible.