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running away Quotes

11 of the best book quotes about running away
  1. #1
    “He could have ended the beatings by running away or succumbing to tears, but he refused to do either. ‘You could beat him to death . . . and he wouldn’t say ‘ouch’ or cry.’ He just put his hands in front of his face and took it.”
  2. #2
    “The car trembled and skidded, and for a terrible moment Kendra thought they were going to sail off the road, but Vanessa regained control and they raced away.”
  3. #3
    “He could imagine some people thinking that he was walking to outpace the memories of the world he’d left behind...”
  4. #4
    “She didn’t know whether she was running away from something or running to something, but she admitted that deep in her heart she wanted to go home.”
  5. #5
    “Some girls are full of heartache and poetry and those are the kind of girls who try to save wolves instead of running away from them.”
  6. #6
    “But if these years have taught me anything it is this: you can never run away. Not ever. The only way out is in.”
  7. #7
    “You can imagine the sensation there was the next morning when the missing Princess Amy calmly walked down to breakfast as though she had never been away.”
  8. #8
    “Dear Everyone,
    I think this dragon idea is simply silly and I won’t be shut up in a tower, and what’s more I won’t marry any stupid dragon-slaying prince. In fact I’ve decided that I don’t think I’ll marry anyone ever, so I’ve run away and it’s no use trying to find me, and please don’t worry because I shall be quite all right.
    Love and kisses
    Amy”
  9. #9
    “The snow drifted deep in the crooked gulch, and it was one long grave of butchered women and children and babies, who had never done any harm and were only trying to run away.”
  10. #10
    “It was a dream. Reality got in the way, that’s all. And running away doesn’t solve anything.”
  11. #11
    “But if these years have taught me anything it is this: you can never run away. Not ever. The only way out is in.”