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Ninth House

Leigh Bardugo

Top 10 Best Quotes

“Mors irrumat omnia. Death fucks us all.”

“I want to survive this world that keeps trying to destroy me.”

“All you children playing with fire, looking surprised when the house burns down”

“That was what magic did. It revealed the heart of who you'd been before life took away your belief in the possible. It gave back the world all lonely children longed for.”

“I let you die. To save myself, I let you die. That is the danger in keeping company with survivors.”

“But would it have mattered if she’d been someone else? If she’d been a social butterfly, they would have said she liked to drink away her pain. If she’d been a straight-A student, they would have said she’d been eaten alive by her perfectionism. There were always excuses for why girls died.”

“There were always excuses for why girls died”

“And maybe he wanted her to be the kind of girl who dressed as Queen Mab, who loved words and had stars in her blood.”

“He needed her and she needed him. That was how most disasters began.”

“Not every flower belongs in every garden.”

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