It always hurts more to have and lose than to not have in the first place.
The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
If his voice hasn’t been the melody of my life, it’s been the bass line, so subtle you don’t notice it until it’s missing.
Vanishing Acts by Jodi Picoult
Don’t you wish we could pick the people we love? Or just make the people we love want the same things we want.
Baby Proof by Emily Giffin
Things change. You can’t stop them, and you’ll drive yourself crazy if you try.
Shimmer by Kailin Gow
Sometimes being an adult means doing the right thing, even if it’s not what you want.
Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson
She knew, too, that love didn’t evaporate. It faded, perhaps, lost its weight like bones left out in the sun, but it didn’t go away.
Firefly Lane by Kristin Hannah
You ever think about this? Every year you live, you pass the anniversary of your death. Now, you don’t know what day it is of course.
Where the Heart Is by Billie Letts
I couldn’t sleep last night because I know that it’s over between us. I’m not bitter anymore, because I know that what we had was real.
The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks
You’ve got to have a little more confidence in us than that. It’s insulting.
You’re going to have to learn to let go or you’ll never be happy with anyone.
The Heat Seekers by Zane
You were so tangled up in my thoughts, so wound up in my dreams. There wasn’t any escape.
Less of A Stranger by Nora Roberts
You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view… until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.
To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee
You know, sometimes we make decisions about our life and they feel like the right decision at the time. No, they are the right decisions at the time. But that doesn’t mean they’ll be right decisions forever, and you know what I’ve realized as I’ve gotten older? There isn’t a definite right and wrong anyway. Sometimes we do what seems wrong but we have good reasons for doing it so it’s not so wrong after all.
Vegan Virgin Valentine by Carolyn Mackler
You don’t have to know the right way, the perfect way to do something. You just try it with your heart and it works.
Pink by Marilyn Griffith
You can fill a lifetime with ‘if only’s or you can get on with it.
Summer Sisters by Judy Blume