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burning Quotes

11 of the best book quotes about burning
  1. #1
    “BURN HIM, prompted the fire. The excitement of burning was simmering in her, heating her up for more action.”
  2. #2
    “And so the little Rabbit was put into a sack with the old picture-books and a lot of rubbish, and carried out to the end of the garden behind the fowl-house. That was a fine place to make a bonfire, only the gardener was too busy just then to attend to it. He had the potatoes to dig and the green peas to gather, but next morning he promised to come quite early and burn the whole lot.”
  3. #3
    “Later people would say that the signs had been there all along: that Izzy was a little lunatic, that there had always been something off about the Richardson family, that as soon as they heard the sirens that morning they knew something terrible had happened.”
  4. #4
    “The firemen said there were little fires everywhere,” Lexie said. “Multiple points of origin. Possible use of accelerant. Not an accident.”
  5. #5
    “It was the worst hurt he had ever known.”
  6. #6
    “I knew that when the tea burned my tongue, it burned Papa’s love into me. ”
  7. #7
    “Leigh Anne listened to the doctors discuss how bizarrely lucky Sean Junior had been in his collision with the airbag. Then she went back home and relayed the conversation to Michael, who held out his arm. An ugly burn mark ran right down the fearsome length of it. ‘I stopped it,’ he said.”
  8. #8
    “Burning is the right way to paint it. You feel yourself getting so hot, day after day. Hotter and hotter. It gets to be too much. Even for stars. At some point they fizzle out or explode. Cease to be. But if you’re looking up at the sky, you don’t see it that way. You think those stars are still there. Some aren’t. Some are already gone. Long gone. I guess, now, so am I.”
  9. #9
    “Burn away and burn every burning sorrow that burns you like a burning star and awaken all that you would burn for to burn away every burning scar.”
  10. #10
    “But I gave myself again to that fire, threw myself into it, into him, and let myself burn.”
  11. #11
    “I have no use for divine patience -
    My lips are now burning and everywhere.
    I am running from every corner of this earth and sky
    Wanting to kiss you.”