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Mia Warren Quotes

11 of the best book quotes from Mia Warren
  1. #1
    “Most of the time, everyone deserves more than one chance. We all do things we regret now and then. You just have to carry them with you.”
  2. #2
    “It bothers you, doesn’t it?” Mia said suddenly. “I think you can’t imagine. Why anyone would choose a different life from the one you’ve got. Why anyone might want something other than a big house with a big lawn, a fancy car, a job in an office. Why anyone would choose anything different than what you’d choose.”
  3. #3
    “What made someone a mother? Was it biology alone, or was it love?”
  4. #4
    “A part of her wanted to study Mia ...to understand why...she did what she did.”
  5. #5
    “...the thing about portraits is, you need to show people the way they want to be seen. And I prefer to show people as I see them.”
  6. #6
    “Mia could not help but notice her daughter’s infatuation with the Richardsons.”
  7. #7
    “She had learned that passion, like fire, was a dangerous thing.”
  8. #8
    “People are like that, too, you know. They start over.”
  9. #9
    “It’s you. The indentured servant. I mean, the tenant-slash-cleaning lady.”
  10. #10
    “Sometimes you need to scorch everything to the ground, and start over. After the burning the soil is richer, and new things can grow.”
  11. #11
    “In all her years of itinerant living, Mia had developed one rule: Don’t get attached to any place, to any apartment, to anything. To anyone.”