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broken Quotes

19 of the best book quotes about broken
  1. #1
    “Life breaks us, Teft. Then we fill the cracks with something stronger.”
  2. #2
    “I’m just broken. But in a way that makes me … me. My drugs don’t define me. I’m not psychotic. I’m not dangerous. The drugs I take are just a pinch of salt. A little seasoning in life, if you will.”
  3. #3
    “He saw it in her eyes. The anguish, the frustration. The terrible nothing that clawed inside and sought to smother her. She knew. It was there, inside. She had been broken.
    Then she smiled. Oh, storms. She smiled anyway.
    It was the single most beautiful thing he’d seen in his entire life.”
  4. #4
    “By the looks, marred though they be by fate, I judge thee noble.”
  5. #5
    “Trees and bushes grow over concrete, reclaiming little pockets and corners, but even more have been cleared away. Shattered glass crunches under my feet and clouds of dust drift in the wind, but somehow this place, the picture of neglect, doesn’t feel abandoned. I know this place from the histories, from the books and old maps.”
  6. #6
    “Light is in both the broken bottle and the diamond.”
  7. #7
    ″‘You want too much of me’ he snapped at her as he reached the other side of the chasm. ‘I’m not some glorious knight of ancient days. I’m a broken man. Do you hear me Syl? I’m broken.’
    She zipped up to him and whispered ‘That’s what they all were, silly.‘”
  8. #8
    “I meant to say I am sorry that Papa broke your figurines, but the words that came out were, ‘I’m sorry your figurines broke, Mama.’”
  9. #9
    “It has always seemed to me that broken things, just like broken people, get used more; it’s probably because God has more pieces to work with.”
  1. #10
    “Until we learn to love others as ourselves, it’s difficult to blame broken people who desperately try to affirm themselves when no one else will.”
  2. #11
    “‘People are going to feel sorry for me, and I won’t ever have any normal relationships—and it’s always going to be because I didn’t have a mother. Always. That’s the ultimate kind of broken.’”
  3. #12
    “There was no part of him that was not broken, that had not healed wrong, and there was no part of him that was not stronger for having been broken.”
  4. #13
    “Because of our broken instincts, we are in pain. We continue living in pain, because our instincts have been twisted by reason.”
  5. #14
    “You are damaged and broken and unhinged. But so are shooting stars and comets.”
  6. #15
    “Only the brave and the broken are kind in this world.”
  7. #16
    “You can be shaped, or you can be broken. There is not much in between. Try to learn. Be coachable. Try to learn from everybody, especially those who fail. This is hard.”
  8. #18
    “I just... I caught myself thinking about it over and over. And then I realized that I was simply remembering it as something that was wrong with me. That was the story I was telling myself - that I was somehow inferior. Isn’t that interesting? The past is just a story we tell ourselves.”
  9. #19
    “For someone like myself in whom the ability to trust others is so cracked and broken that I am wretchedly timid and am forever trying to read the expression on people’s faces.”

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