top of page

Monsters of Men

Patrick Ness

Top 10 Best Quotes

“To say you have no choice is to relieve yourself of responsibility.”

“It's not how we fall. It's how we get back up again.”

“His noise is getting quieter, but I can still see it there still- See how he feels the skin of my hand against his, see how he wants to take it and press it against his mouth, how he wants to breathe in the smell of me and how beautiful I look to him, how strong after all that illness, and how he wants to just lightly touch my neck, just there, and how he wants to take me in his arms and- "Oh, God," he says, looking away suddenly. "Viola, I'm sorry, I didn't mean-" But I just put my hand to the back of his neck- And he says, "Viola-?" And I pull myself towards him- And I kiss him. And it feels like, finally.”

“Choices may be unbelievably hard but they're never impossible. To say you have no choice is to release yourself from responsibility and that's not how a person with integrity acts.”

“I’ll find you— Keep calling for me, Viola— Cuz here I come.”

“Worst is the one who knows better and does nothing.”

“It's not the mistakes I made but how I responded to them”

“Do we hate paradise so much we need to make sure it becomes a trash heap?”

“You're never more alive than in battle." "Never more dead after," I say.”

“And it feels like, finally.”

Except where otherwise noted, all rights reserved to the author(s) of this book (mentioned above). The content of this page serves as promotional material only. If you enjoyed these quotes, you can support the author(s) by acquiring the full book from Amazon.

Book Keywords:

todd-hewitt, viola, cowardice, love, responsibility, patrick-ness, perseverance, bradley, choice, todd, kiss, viola-eade, monsters-of-men, chaos-walking

bottom of page