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43 John Green Quotes For When You Need An Instagram Caption

Paper Towns, fire captions.

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1. "As he read, I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once." —The Fault in Our Stars

2. "That smile could end wars and cure cancer." —An Abundance of Katherines

3. "You can love someone so much… But you can never love someone as much as you miss them. —An Abundance of Katherines

4. "Love is the most common miracle." —Will Grayson, Will Grayson

5. "Here's to all the places we went. And all the places we'll go. And here's me, whispering again and again and again and again: iloveyou." —An Abundance of Katherines

6. "She is so beautiful. You don't get tired of looking at her. You never worry if she is smarter than you: You know she is. She is funny without ever being mean. I love her." —The Fault in Our Stars

7. "It would be a privilege to have my heart broken by you." —The Fault in Our Stars

8. "There's some people in this world who you can just love and love and love no matter what." —An Abundance of Katherines

9. "You are so busy being you that you have no idea how utterly unprecedented you are." —The Fault in Our Stars

10. "I'm in love with you, and I know that love is just a shout into the void, and that oblivion is inevitable, and that we're all doomed and that there will come a day when all our labor has been returned to dust, and I know the sun will swallow the only earth we'll ever have, and I am in love with you." —The Fault in Our Stars

11. "So I walked back to my room and collapsed on the bottom bunk, thinking that if people were rain, I was drizzle and she was a hurricane." —Looking for Alaska

12. "I didn't need you, you idiot. I picked you. And then you picked me back." —Paper Towns

13. "You don't get to choose if you get hurt in this world ... but you do have some say in who hurts you. I like my choices. I hope she likes hers." —The Fault in Our Stars

14. "I feel like my life is so scattered right now. Like it's all the small pieces of paper and someone's turned on the fan. But, talking to you makes me feel like the fan's been turned off for a little bit. Like things could actually make sense. You completely unscatter me, and I appreciate that so much." ―Will Grayson, Will Grayson

15. "Maybe okay will be our always." —The Fault in Our Stars


16. "I'm on a roller coaster that only goes up, my friend." —The Fault in Our Stars

17. "I may die young, but at least I'll die smart." —Looking for Alaska

18. "We are as indestructible as we believe ourselves to be." —Looking for Alaska

19. "My thoughts are stars I cannot fathom into constellations." —The Fault in Our Stars

20. "We need never be hopeless, because we can never be irreparably broken. We think that we are invincible because we are." —Looking for Alaska

21. "Our fearlessness shall be our secret weapon." —The Fault in Our Stars

22. "What is the point of being alive if you don't at least try to do something remarkable?" —An Abundance of Katherines

23. "If you don't imagine, nothing ever happens at all." —Paper Towns

24. "You are going to live a good and long life filled with great and terrible moments that you cannot even imagine yet!" —The Fault in Our Stars

25. "What matters to you defines your mattering." —An Abundance of Katherines

26. "Imagining the future is a kind of nostalgia." —Looking for Alaska

27. "You don't remember what happened. What you remember becomes what happened." —An Abundance of Katherines

28. "The marks humans leave are too often scars." —The Fault in Our Stars

29. "At some point, you gotta stop looking up at the sky, or one of these days you'll look back down and see that you floated away, too." —Paper Towns

30. "I'm starting to realize that people lack good mirrors. It's so hard for anyone to show us how we look, and so hard for us to show anyone how we feel." —Paper Towns

31. "When you stopped wishing things wouldn't fall apart, you'd stop suffering when they did." —Looking for Alaska

32. "It is easy to forget how full the world is of people, full to bursting, and each of them imaginable and consistently misimagined." —Paper Towns

33. "When things break, it's not the actual breaking that prevents them from getting back together again. It's because a little piece gets lost — the two remaining ends couldn't fit together even if they wanted to. The whole shape has changed." ―Will Grayson, Will Grayson

34. "When did we see each other face to face? Not until you saw into my cracks and I saw into yours. Before that we were just looking at ideas of each other, like looking at your window shade, but never seeing inside." —Paper Towns

35. "The real heroes anyway aren't the people doing things; the real heroes are the people NOTICING things, paying attention." —The Fault in Our Stars

36. "I'm not saying that everything is survivable. Just that everything except the last thing is." —Paper Towns

37. "You spend your whole life stuck in the labyrinth, thinking about how you'll escape one day, and how awesome it will be, and imagining that future keeps you going, but you never do it. You just use the future to escape the present." —Looking for Alaska

38. "They love their hair because they're not smart enough to love something more interesting." —Looking for Alaska

39. "I've lived here for eighteen years and I have never once in my life come across anyone who cares about anything that matters." —Paper Towns

40. "I just did some calculations and I've been able to determine that you're full of shit." —Looking for Alaska

41. "Everyone demented with the mania of owning things." —Paper Towns

42. "They like their coffee like they like their ex-boyfriends: bitter." —An Abundance of Katherines

43. "I hated talking, and I hated listening to everyone else stumble on their words and try to phrase things in the vaguest possible way so they wouldn't sound dumb." —Looking for Alaska