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    I'm oxygen and he's dying to breathe.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: dying 
     
    You deserve to live. You deserve to be alive.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: live 
     
    Hope is a pocket of possibility.I'm holding it in my hand.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: hope 
     
    Only an idiot would rely on the energy of a bean or a leaf to stay awake throughout the day.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: energy  awake  idiot 
     
    Torture is not torture when there's any hope of relief.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: hope 
     
    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.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: world 
     
    I have a heart, says science, but I am a monster, says society.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: society  heart 
     
    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.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: chance  pain  eyes 
     
    I spent my life folded between the pages of books. In the absence of human relationships I formed bonds with paper characters.
    — 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.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: dark  alone  forever  moment  knowing  strong  moon 
     
    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.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: truth  world  beautiful  eyes 
     
    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.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: world  sky  rain  hope  honey 
     
    Books are easily destroyed. But words will live as long as people can remember them.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: people  live  book 
     
    It's the kind of kiss that inspires stars to climb into the sky and light up the world.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: world  star  sky  kiss  inspire 
     
    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.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    The words get easier the moment you stop fearing them.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: moment 
     
    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.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    I love walking into a bookstore. It's like all my friends are sitting on shelves, waving their pages at me.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: friends 
     
    I can do anything I want. Be with anyone I want. And it'll be my choice.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: choice 
     
    I am a being comprised of letters, a character created by sentences, a figment of imagination formed through fiction.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    All I ever wanted was to reach out and touch another human being not just with my hands but with my heart.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: heart  human 
     
    Hope in this world bleeds out of the barrel of a gun.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: world  hope 
     
    People seldom realize that they tell lies with their lips and truths with their eyes all the time.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: time  truth  people  lies  eyes 
     
    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.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: human  mind 
     
    Friendship is not a thing I have ever experienced. Not as a child, and not as I am now.
    — 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.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: people  true  fun  facts  liar 
     
    Sometimes a book isn't a heartbreaking work of staggering genius. Sometimes it's the only story you know how to tell.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: work  genius  stories  book 
     
    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.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: heart  forever  moment  eyes  wishes 
     
    People can think whatever they like. I don't desire their validation.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: desires  people 
     
    Hope will break your heart all over again.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: heart  hope 
     
    I want your mind. Your strength. I want to be worth your time.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: time  mind  strength  worth 
     
    Hope can make people do terrible things.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: people  hope 
     
    Time goes on even when we do not.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: time 
     
    Why sleep when there are books to read.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: sleep  book  read 
     
    I'm wondering how many more mistakes I'll have to make before things finally fall into place. If they ever will.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: mistakes 
     
    And some days I wonder why I insist on keeping myself alive.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: wonder 
     
    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.
    — Tahereh Mafi
    tags: world 
     
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    tahereh mafi
    Birth    : 1988
    Occupation  : Author