November 3, 2016

D. J. MacHale Quotes

“At least I thought it was a wall. It sure felt like one. It was hard. It was flat. It stretched out on either side of me. You know… wall. “

“Before I can face the future, I must first deal with the past.”

“Defeat is most devastating at the moment of victory” Saint Dane”

“Do you know how hard it is to gather seventy thousand people? Especially people who are confused and scared that they might be eaten by hungry dinosaurs?”

“Even at the end of the road, read the first sentence, there is a road. Even at the end of the road, a new road stretches out, endless and open, a road that may lead anywhere. To him who will find it, there is always a road.”

“I was exhausted. Fighting to save the universe will do that.”

“I went to the four levers. None of them were marked. There was only one way to figure out which one was the right one. I had to call upon all my Traveler experience and special powers to figure it out. It’s called…Eenie, meenie, miney…mo!””

“I’m sorry I hurt your hand…with my face.””

“In my few short years I learned that seeing what’s positive about a situation is a lot more fun and gets you a lot further than looking for what might be wrong with it.”

“I’ve made mistakes. More than my share. Hopefully, I’ve learned from them, but can’t guarentee anything. There’s only one thing I can promise. I’m taking this to the end.””

“Now it was just the three of us: the leader, the warrior, and the kid about to wet his pants. Guess who I was. “

“Spader and I were nearly killed. Three times. We were also robbed and witnessed a gruesome murder. Happy birthday to me! “

“There are two types of people in this world. People who hate clowns…and clowns. (Bobby Pendragon) “

“There are two types of people in this world. People who hate clowns…and clowns. -Bobby Pendragon”

“There will be no more protest. No more dissension. No more violence. There will be only one voice. The voice of Ravinia. The voice of Halla. Your voice.” “There goes freedom of speech.””

“We took the elevator back down from the first observation level of the Eiffel Tower and started walking in he direction of the Taj Mahal”

“Whenever you look back and say “if” you know you’re in trouble. There is no such thing as “if”. The only thing that matters is what really happened. “

“Whenever you look back and say, “If,” you know you’re in trouble. There’s no such thing as “if.” The only thing that counts is what really happened.”

“You can’t have pride without humility. Aggression without tolerance. Strength without compassion. Power without restraint. “