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Looking for Alibrandi

Melina Marchetta

Top 10 Best Quotes

“Living is the challenge. Not dying. Dying is so easy. Sometimes it only takes ten seconds to die. But living? That can take you eighty years and you do something in that time.”

“Promise me you'll never stop dreaming.”

“Your problems are out there. But they're small. They only grow out of proportion when they climb inside your head.”

“She asked me what type of contraceptive I use. Underwear. Keeping it on prevents pregnancy.”

“I'm beginning to realize that things don't turn out the way you want them to. And sometimes, when they don't they can turn out just a little bit better.”

“And when you'd finished running you'd be thousands of miles away from people who love you and your problem would still be there except you'd have nobody to help you.”

“You don't die. You just... get really angry and then after you're angry you hurt a lot and then the best thing is that one day you remember something she said or did and you laugh instead of crying.”

“To have somone hold you could be the greatest medicine of all.”

“Because photos are testimony that someone did live. A reminder of past we may have loved or hated. A piece of our lives.”

“Simple dreams are the hardest to come true”

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Book Keywords:

dreaming, promises-in-death, wishing, michael, lee, sera, hoping, dream, josie

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