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This Savage Song

Victoria Schwab

Top 10 Best Quotes

“I mean, most people want to escape. Get out of their heads. Out of their lives. Stories are the easiest way to do that.”

“The beautiful thing about books was that anyone could open them.”

“It was a cruel trick of the universe, thought August, that he only felt human after doing something monstrous.”

“ Monsters, monsters, big and small, "They're gonna come and eat you all. Corsai, Corsai, tooth and claw, Shadow and bone will eat you raw. Malchai, Malchai, sharp and sly, Smile and bite and drink you dry. Sunai, Sunai, eyes like coal, Sing you a song and steal your soul. Monsters, monsters, big and small, They're gonna come and eat you all!”

“You wanted to feel alive, right? It doesn't matter if you're monster or human. Living hurts.”

“He wasn't made of flesh and bone, or starlight. He was made of darkness.”

“She cracked a smile. "So what's your poison?" He sighed dramatically, and let the truth tumble off his tongue. "Life." "Ah," she said ruefully. "That'll kill you.”

“We are the darkest acts made light.”

“He could be the monster if it kept others human.”

“Nobody gets to stay the same.”

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Book Keywords:

human, stories, monster, pain, truth, life, poison, books, escape, living

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