nora roberts Quotes

You have to believe in it to get it...
tags: believe
— Nora Roberts
We all look. The lucky find.
— Nora Roberts
I don't think I am a traditional romantic who thinks about candlelight dinners and wonders if my husband is going to bring me flowers, though I'm delighted if he does. I'm more practical-minded. I find it incredibly romantic that my husband does the dishes.
tags: wonder flowers romantic
— Nora Roberts
What if there's a fire?" Glenna said sweetly, and Cian merely smiled. "Then I guess you'd better open a window, and fly.
— Nora Roberts
We're all victims of what life deals out. It's how we handle it that's important.
tags: victim
— Nora Roberts
-The little things,Emma. The gestures,the moments. And the big. I let him see my heart. I gave it to him,even when I believed he couldn't or wouldn't take it. I gave it anyway-a gift. Even if he broke it. I was very brave. Love is very brave.
tags: heart moment gift
— Nora Roberts
Action, reaction, motivation, emotion, all have to come from the characters. Writing a love scene requires the same elements from the writer as any other.
tags: character action emotion writing
— Nora Roberts
Sometimes a wind comes up, blows you off course. You're not ready for it, but if you're lucky, you end up in a more interesting place than you'd planned.
— Nora Roberts
Do you know how many ways love can hit you? So it makes you happy, or miserable? It makes you sick in the belly or hurt in the heart. It makes everything brighter and sharper, or it blurs all the edges. It makes you feel like a king or a fool. Every way love can hit you, it's hit me when it comes to you.
tags: heart hurt fools
— Nora Roberts
If you don't ask, the answer is always no.
— Nora Roberts
Half full, half empty, what the hell difference does it make? If there's something in the damn glass, drink it.
tags: hell
— Nora Roberts
Magic exists. Who can doubt it, when there are rainbows and wildflowers, the music of the wind and the silence of the stars? Anyone who has loved has been touched by magic. It is such a simple and such an extraordinary part of the lives we live.
tags: live magic silence doubt music
— Nora Roberts
The wounded recognized the wounded.
— Nora Roberts
You spend your life getting walked on, you learn to recognize the tread.
tags: learn
— Nora Roberts
Memories are nice little possessions. As long as you don't ignore the present when you take them out to play.
tags: present memory
— Nora Roberts
We make destiny with every turn, every choice.
tags: choice
— Nora Roberts
People and relationships never stop being a work in progress
tags: people work progress relationship
— Nora Roberts
If you don't step forward, you're always in the same place.
— Nora Roberts
Feeling too much is a hell of a lot better than feeling nothing.
tags: hell
— Nora Roberts
know what you want, work to get it, then value it once you have it.
tags: work value
— Nora Roberts
And since I'm marrying into the Quartet, I have certain privileges and duties. If you're sleeping with Laurel-" "I'm not sleeping with Laurel. We're dating." "Right, and the two of you are just going to hold hands, admire the moon, and sing camp songs." "For a while. Minus the singing.
tags: moon
— Nora Roberts
Aren't most romance heros, or heros in fiction of any kind, generally superior to real men? Same goes for heroines and real women.
tags: women real romance fiction
— Nora Roberts
You can fix anything but a blank page.
— Nora Roberts
Everything I know, I learned from dogs.
tags: dog
— Nora Roberts
I can fix a bad page. I can't fix a blank page.
tags: bad
— Nora Roberts
My own sense of family, where I came from and what I made for myself is an important part of my life.
— Nora Roberts
squats are a form of torture designed by people who don't need to do squats in the first place
tags: people
— Nora Roberts
I don't think you can write - at least not well - if you don't love stories, love the written word.
tags: stories write
— Nora Roberts
There was nothing like a Saturday - unless it was the Saturday leading up to the last week of school and into summer vacation. That of course was all the Saturdays of your life rolled into one big shiny ball.
tags: summer school
— Nora Roberts
And each book has to receive your best effort every single time. No slacking.
tags: time book
— Nora Roberts
You can't edit a blank page
— Nora Roberts
She's in love, and that makes her strong. She'll need to be." "What makes you strong, Mia?" "Purpose. Love never worked for me.
tags: strong
— Nora Roberts
It's hard to resist a bad boy who's a good man.
tags: men bad boys
— Nora Roberts
Love is not enough. But, it is the rock on which all else stands.
— Nora Roberts
In all the illusions, you're the only truth that I need
tags: truth illusion
— Nora Roberts
Life is like a moustache. It can be wonderful or terrible. But it always tickles.
— Nora Roberts
Evil cannot and will not be vanquished by evil. Dark will only swallow dark and deepen. The good and the light are the keenest weapons.
tags: evil dark
— Nora Roberts
A relationship isn't something that has to be created in a day or perfected in a day. Part of the game is to keep working on it. It's something that'll always be just a little flawed.
tags: relationship games
— Nora Roberts
You don't find time to write. You make time. It's my job.
tags: time job write
— Nora Roberts
Life-you have to live it as it comes.
tags: live
— Nora Roberts