“What could I become if I stopped worrying about death, about pain, about anything? If I stopped trying to belong? Instead of being afraid, I could become something to fear.” ~ Holly Black
“The more complicated a person’s strategy seemed, the less likely an opponent was to look for simple answers. If you could keep someone looking at your knight, you could take them with a pawn. Look past the details. Past the complications.” ~ Jennifer Lynn Barnes
“You’re shaking,” he said. “I’m not used to people trying to kill me.” “Really? I hardly notice anymore.” ~Leigh Bardugo
“Once upon a tomorrow, before too long, there will be a world that will finally live in peace,” ~ Christelle Dabos
“It’s never the tool itself that decides. It’s the hands— and the heart— of the one who wields it,” Kevin Sands
The Mirror Visitor is a classical fantasy series in terms of world building but it sets itself apart when it comes to character development.
“Sometimes you can do everything right and things will still go wrong. The key is to never stop doing right,” Angie Thomas