She did not belong to Will-she was too much herself to belong to anyone, even Jem-but she belonged with them, and silently he cursed the Consul for not seeing it.
clockwork-princess jem-carstairs cassandra-clare
Is this the part where you say if I hurt her, you'll kill me?"
"No" Simon said, "If you hurt Clary she's quite capable of killing you herself. Possibly with a variety of weapons.
simon jace city-of-glass
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
She would defend herself, saying that love, no matter what else it might be, was a natural talent. She would say: You are either born knowing how, or you never know.
A Woman in harmony with her spirit
is like a river flowing.
She goes where she will without pretense and arrives at her destination
prepared to be herself
and only herself
If you cannot inspire a woman with love of you, fill her above the brim with love of herself ~ all that runs over will be yours.
love Inspirational adoration
Hermione drew herself to her full height; her eyes were narrowed and her hair seemed to crackle with electricity.
"No," she said, her voice quivering with anger, "but I will write to your mother.
hermione-granger Anger fred-and-george
The saddest thing for a girl to do is to dumb herself down for a guy.
She lacks confidence, she craves admiration insatiably. She lives on the reflections of herself in the eyes of others. She does not dare to be herself.
There is nothing more rare, nor more beautiful, than a woman being unapologetically herself; comfortable in her perfect imperfection. To me, that is the true essence of beauty.
happiness beauty imperfection
No woman can call herself free who does not control her own body.
women feminism Free
Are you defending Marcie?”
He shook his head. “I don’t need to. She handled herself. You, on the other hand…”
I pointed at the door. “Out.
nora marcie patch