I know zoos are no longer in people's good graces. Religion faces the same problem. Certain illusions about freedom plague them both.
Maniacal suicide. —This is due to hallucinations or delirious conceptions. The patient kills himself to escape from an imaginary danger or disgrace, or to obey a mysterious order from on high, etc.
When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom.
Oh, I wouldn't mind, Hazel Grace. It would be a privilege to have my heart broken by you.
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All my life, since I came to the Institute, you were the mirror of my soul. I saw the good in me in you. In your eyes alone I found grace. When you are gone from me, who will see me like that?
Courage is grace under pressure.
If animals could speak, the dog would be a blundering outspoken fellow; but the cat would have the rare grace of never saying a word too much.
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Grace,” I said, very softly. “Say something.”
Sam,” she said, and I crushed her to me.
Tell me my copy is missing the last twenty pages or something.
Hazel Grace, tell me I have not reached the end of this book.
OH MY GOD DO THEY GET MARRIED OR NOT OH MY GOD WHAT IS THIS?!
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I'll fight it. I'll fight it for you. Don't you worry about me, Hazel Grace. I'm okay. I'll find a way to hang around and annoy you for a long time.
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I do not understand the mystery of grace -- only that it meets us where we are and does not leave us where it found us.
Sam: “You—you greatly overestimate my self-control.”
Grace: “I’m not looking for self-control.
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