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tahereh mafi Quotes

I'm oxygen and he's dying to breathe.
tags: dying
— Tahereh Mafi
You deserve to live. You deserve to be alive.
tags: live
— Tahereh Mafi
Hope is a pocket of possibility.I'm holding it in my hand.
tags: hope
— Tahereh Mafi
Only an idiot would rely on the energy of a bean or a leaf to stay awake throughout the day.
tags: energy awake idiot
— Tahereh Mafi
Torture is not torture when there's any hope of relief.
tags: hope
— Tahereh Mafi
I want to smash this concrete world into oblivion. I want to be bigger, better, stronger. I want to be the bird that flies away.
tags: world
— Tahereh Mafi
I have a heart, says science, but I am a monster, says society.
tags: society heart
— Tahereh Mafi
On the darkest days you have to search for a spot of brightness, on the coldest days you have to seek out a spot of warmth; on the bleakest days you have to keep your eyes onward and upward and on the saddest days you have to leave them open to let them cry. To then let them dry. To give them a chance to wash out the pain in order to see fresh and clear once again.
tags: chance pain eyes
— Tahereh Mafi
I spent my life folded between the pages of books. In the absence of human relationships I formed bonds with paper characters.
tags: character human book relationship
— Tahereh Mafi
The moon is a loyal companion.It never leaves. It's always there, watching, steadfast, knowing us in our light and dark moments, changing forever just as we do. Every day it's a different version of itself. Sometimes weak and wan, sometimes strong and full of light. The moon understands what it means to be human.Uncertain. Alone. Cratered by imperfections.
tags: dark alone forever moment knowing strong moon
— Tahereh Mafi
The world is a mess and I want to laugh because all I can think is how horrible and beautiful it is, that our eyes blur the truth when we can't bear to see it.
tags: truth world beautiful eyes
— Tahereh Mafi
Raindrops are my only reminder that clouds have a heartbeat. That I have one, too.
— Tahereh Mafi
Hope. It's like a drop of honey, a field of tulips blooming in the springtime. It's a fresh rain, a whispered promise, a cloudless sky, the perfect punctuation mark at the end of a sentence. And it's the only thing in the world keeping me afloat.
tags: world sky rain hope honey
— Tahereh Mafi
Books are easily destroyed. But words will live as long as people can remember them.
tags: people live book
— Tahereh Mafi
It's the kind of kiss that inspires stars to climb into the sky and light up the world.
tags: world star sky kiss inspire
— Tahereh Mafi
They say there were birds who used to soar through the skies like planes.It seems strange that a small animal could achieve anything as complex as human engineering, but the possibility is too enticing to ignore.
tags: animals human sky achieve possibility complex
— Tahereh Mafi
The words get easier the moment you stop fearing them.
tags: moment
— Tahereh Mafi
I've come to believe that the most dangerous man in the world is the one who feels no remorse. The one who never apologizes and therefore seeks no forgiveness. Because in the end it is our emotions that make us week, not our actions.
tags: men world forgiveness action believe emotion dangerous
— Tahereh Mafi
I love walking into a bookstore. It's like all my friends are sitting on shelves, waving their pages at me.
tags: friends
— Tahereh Mafi
I can do anything I want. Be with anyone I want. And it'll be my choice.
tags: choice
— Tahereh Mafi
I am a being comprised of letters, a character created by sentences, a figment of imagination formed through fiction.
tags: character fiction imagination
— Tahereh Mafi
All I ever wanted was to reach out and touch another human being not just with my hands but with my heart.
tags: heart human
— Tahereh Mafi
Hope in this world bleeds out of the barrel of a gun.
tags: world hope
— Tahereh Mafi
People seldom realize that they tell lies with their lips and truths with their eyes all the time.
tags: time truth people lies eyes
— Tahereh Mafi
My words wear no parachutes as they fall out of my mouth.
— Tahereh Mafi
My mind is a warehouse of carefully organized human emotions.I lock away the things that do not serve me.
tags: human mind
— Tahereh Mafi
Friendship is not a thing I have ever experienced. Not as a child, and not as I am now.
tags: children friendship child
— Tahereh Mafi
Fun fact #1 about pomegranates: Pomegranates are awesome.Fun fact #2: Pomegranates are like little explosions of awesome in your mouth.Fun fact #3: A lot of people think you're not supposed to eat the seeds of a pomegranate - but that's not true, people who tell you that are liars, and they don't know anything about life, and they should never be trusted.
tags: people true fun facts liar
— Tahereh Mafi
Sometimes a book isn't a heartbreaking work of staggering genius. Sometimes it's the only story you know how to tell.
tags: work genius stories book
— Tahereh Mafi
His hands are holding my cheeks, and he pulls back just to look me in the eye and his chest is heaving and he says, "I think," he says, "my heart is going to explode," and I wish, more than ever, that I knew how to capture moments like these and revisit them forever. Because this. This is everything.
tags: heart forever moment eyes wishes
— Tahereh Mafi
People can think whatever they like. I don't desire their validation.
tags: desires people
— Tahereh Mafi
Hope will break your heart all over again.
tags: heart hope
— Tahereh Mafi
I want your mind. Your strength. I want to be worth your time.
tags: time mind strength worth
— Tahereh Mafi
Hope can make people do terrible things.
tags: people hope
— Tahereh Mafi
Time goes on even when we do not.
tags: time
— Tahereh Mafi
Why sleep when there are books to read.
tags: sleep book read
— Tahereh Mafi
I'm wondering how many more mistakes I'll have to make before things finally fall into place. If they ever will.
tags: mistakes
— Tahereh Mafi
And some days I wonder why I insist on keeping myself alive.
tags: wonder
— Tahereh Mafi
A handful of letters doesn't always make a word, love.
— Tahereh Mafi
In a world where there is so much to grieve and so little good to take? I grieve nothing. I take everything.
tags: world
— Tahereh Mafi
tahereh mafi
Birth    : 1988
Occupation  : Author