30 Quotes from Book Lovers book by Emily Henry

Book Lovers Quotes

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Book Lovers Quotes

When books are your life—or in my case, your job— you get pretty good at guessing where a story is going. The tropes, the archetypes, the common plot twists all start to organize themselves into a catalogue inside your brain, divided by category and genre. - Book Lovers

That’s the thing about women. There’s no good way to be one. Wear your emotions on your sleeve and you’re hysterical. Keep them tucked away where your boyfriend doesn’t have to tend to them and you’re a heartless bitch. - Book Lovers

Is there anything worse than a man who thinks he’s above the laws of the social contract just because he was born with a decent face and a fat wallet? - Book Lovers

New York was a great place to have no money. There’s so much free art and beauty, so much incredible, cheap food. But having money in New York, now that would be magical. - Book Lovers

The only two ways I’ve ever managed to get out of my head are through reading and rigorous exercise. - Book Lovers

The more you tell a person about yourself, the more power you hand over. - Book Lovers

Is there anything better than iced coffee and a bookstore on a sunny day? I mean, aside from hot coffee and a bookstore on a rainy day. - Book Lovers

This is the problem with small towns: one minor lapse in judgment and you can’t go a mile without running into it. - Book Lovers

If there’s anything more embarrassing than having a thinly veiled novel about you published, it’s probably having that book edited by a man who felt you up in a thunderstorm. - Book Lovers

Maybe this is how parents feel when their kids grow up, like some piece of them has become fundamentally unknowable. - Book Lovers

In New York, it’s impossible to escape the feeling of being one person among millions, as if you’re all nerve endings in one vast organism. - Book Lovers

There is, of course, the misconception that straight men universally love tall, thin women. Being such a woman, I can debunk this. Many men are too insecure to date a tall woman. Many of those who aren’t are assholes looking for a trophy. - Book Lovers

A good bookstore is like an airport where you don’t have to take your shoes off. - Book Lovers

I’d say I’m a realist, but one who doesn’t always understand when what he’s seeing isn’t realism. - Book Lovers

That’s what I love about New York. You’re never the weirdest person in the room. - Book Lovers

That’s what made me fall in love with reading: the instant floating sensation, the dissolution of real-world problems, every worry suddenly safely on the other side of some metaphysical surface. - Book Lovers

Life in New York, was like being in a giant bookstore: all these trillions of paths and possibilities drawing dreamers into the city’s beating heart, saying, I make no promises but I offer many doors. - Book Lovers

Sometimes, even when you start with the last page and you think you know everything, a book finds a way to surprise you. - Book Lovers

Nothing about him looks harmless to me. He looks like a Swiss Army knife. A man with six different means to undo me. - Book Lovers

No ice ever freezes too thick to thaw and no thorns ever grow too dense to be cut away. - Book Lovers

Some books you don’t read so much as live, and finishing one of those always makes me think of ascending from a scuba dive. Like if I surface too fast I might get the bends. - Book Lovers

There’s still no happy ending for a woman who wants it all, the kind who lies awake aching with furious hunger, unspent ambition making her bones rattle in her body. - Book Lovers

I always tip because I don’t want to live in a world where no one’s doing that. - Book Lovers

There are things in life so valuable that you must risk the pain of losing them for the joy of briefly having them. - Book Lovers

No one will ever convince me that time moves at a steady pace. Sure, your clock follows some invisible command, but it feels like it’s randomly spouting off minutes at whatever intervals suit it. - Book Lovers

It’s hard getting old. Everyone treats you like a kid again. - Book Lovers

That’s life. You’re always making decisions, taking paths that lead you away from the rest before you can see where they end. Maybe that’s why we as a species love stories so much. All those chances for do-overs, opportunities to live the lives we’ll never have. - Book Lovers

You’re not a true New Yorker until you’re willing to feel your emotions out in the open. - Book Lovers

Maybe love shouldn’t be built on a foundation of compromises, but maybe it can’t exist without them either. - Book Lovers

For anyone who wants it all, may you find something that is more than enough. - Book Lovers