I didn’t need you, you idiot. I picked you. And then you picked me back.

-John Green
John Green

Our lives are composed of a finite set of moments that we choose how to spend.

John Green
If you were to go, and hopefully someday you will, you would see a lot of paintings of dead people. You'd see Jesus on the cross, and you'd see a dude get stabbed in the neck, and you'd see people dying at sea and in battle and a parade of martyrs. But Not. One. Single. Cancer. Kid. Nobody biting it from the plague or smallpox or yellow fever or whatever, because there is no glory in illness. There is no meaning to it. There is no honor in dying of.
John Green

It's not at all untypical for multiple groups to form among Christian conservatives or other groups as well. There may be slightly different goals.

John Green
Come over here so I can examine your face with my hands and see deeper into your soul than a sighted person ever could.
John Green

You could drive past it without noticing and from what I understand, you ought to.

John Green
People always get used to beauty though.
John Green

It has been my experience that maximizing income is a helluva lot less important than maximizing passion and fulfillment in your both professionally and personally.

John Green
How about I call you when I finish this?†“But you don’t even have my phone number,†he said. “I strongly suspect you wrote it in the book.†He broke out into that goofy smile. “A nd you say we don’t know each other.
John Green

That's why I like you. Do you realize how rare it is to come across a hot girl who creates a adjectival version of the word pedophile? You are so busy being you that you have no idea how utterly unprecedented you are.

John Green
Something invisible snapped inside her.