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42 Of The Most Romantic Lines From YA Literature

"I just want to spend every possible minute of the rest of my life with you." —Catching Fire

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2. "I don't want sunbursts and marble halls. I just want you."

—L. M. Montgomery, Anne of the Island

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3. "If people were rain, I was drizzle and she was a hurricane."

—John Green, Looking for Alaska

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4. "In her eyes, I see my heart. In her breath, I hear my soul. She is my land. She is my kin. My love."

—Pierce Brown, Red Rising

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5. "You are the most beautiful creature I have ever seen walking this earth. And you don't even know it. You have no clue how beautiful you are or how brightly you shine."

—Richelle Mead, The Golden Lily

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7. "My heart made its choice, and it chose you."

—Colleen Hoover, Maybe Someday

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8. "I was as unburdened as a piece of dandelion fluff, and he was the wind that stirred me about the world."

—Sarah J. Mass, A Court of Thorns and Roses

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9. "Because I was right. For the two of us, home isn't a place. It's a person. And we're finally home."

—Stephanie Perkins, Anna and the French Kiss

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10. "I want to be the friend you fall hopelessly in love with. The one you take into your arms and into your bed and into the private world you keep trapped in your head. The one who will memorize the things you say as well as the shape of your lips when you say them. I want to know every curve, every freckle, every shiver of your body."

—Tahareh Mafi, Unravel Me

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12. "Hard as she tries, the melody of their meeting runs through her mind on an endless loop, each time as surprisingly sweet as the last, like a lullaby, like a hymn, and she doesn't think she could ever get tired of hearing it"

—Jennifer E. Smith, The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight

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13. "I want to live with you forever. I want to kiss you and lie down with you and wake up with you every day of my life till I die, years and years and years away."

—Philip Pullman, Amber Spyglass

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14. "I love you enough to hope that you will not care that I am being selfish in trying to make the rest of my life - whatever length - happy, by spending it with you."

—Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Prince

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15. "Meeting your soulmate is like walking into a house you've been in before."

—Jandy Nelson, I'll Give You the Sun

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17. "I don't want the world, I want you."

—Cassandra Clare, City of Heavenly Fire

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18. "I just want to spend every possible minute of the rest of my life with you."

—Suzanne Collins, Catching Fire

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19. "And then I did laugh because I loved her, and she loved me, and the world was beautiful."

—Maggie Stiefvater, Forever

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20. "I bet you could sometimes find all the mysteries of the universe in someone's hand."

—Benjamin Alire Sáenz, Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

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22. "And in her smile I see something more beautiful than the stars."

—Beth Revis, Across the Universe

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23. "He is beauty, inside and out. He is the silver lining in a world of darkness. He is my light."

—Marie Lu, Prodigy

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24. "You're like a gray sky. You're beautiful, even though you don't want to be."

—Jasmine Warga, My Heart and Other Black Holes

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25. "You are what happiness means to me. And I would rather have today with you than forever with anyone else."

—Michelle Hodkin, The Retribution of Mara Dyer

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27. "Look at me. I choose you over everyone."

—Rainbow Rowell, Fangirl

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28. "He is the most beautiful creature I have ever seen and it's not about his face, but the life force I can see in him. It's the smile and the pure promise of everything he has to offer."

—Melina Marchetta, Jellicoe Road

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29. "She looked at me, like she was drinking in the fact that I was still here. And I realized I was doing the same thing. The world was collapsing, and the only thing that really mattered to me was that she was alive."

—Rick Riordan, The Last Olympian

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30. "Three stairs from the bottom, he touches my face and says, 'You look like my dream come true.'"

—Jillian Dodd, That Wedding

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31. "You saw me for what I was, not for what I wasn't. You made me imagine that life could go on. That I wanted it to"

—A. J. Betts, Zac and Mia

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33. "I would have written you, myself, if I could put down in words everything I want to say to you. A sea of ink would not be enough."

—Erin Morgenstern, The Night Circus

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34. "I know you aren't perfect. But it's a person's imperfections that make them perfect for someone else."

—Stephanie Perkins, Lola and the Boy Next Door

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35. "It struck me as kind of crazy, kind of amazing, that one person could make me feel so serene just by being."

—Rose Christo, Gives Light

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36. "You make me love you, and that could be the greatest thing my heart was ever fit to do."

—Jennifer Niven, All the Bright Places

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38. "Your soul sings to mine. My soul is yours, and it always will be, in any world. No matter what happens."

—Laini Taylor, Daughter of Smoke and Bone

Submitted by laurie91

39. "In that moment, after ten long years, Celaena looked at Chaol and realized she was home."

—Sarah J. Mass, Crown of Midnight

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40. "The only thing that matters to me with you are the forevers."

—Colleen Hoover, Hopeless

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41. "He didn't give me flowers or candy. He gave me the moon and the stars. Infinity."

—Jenny Han, We'll Always Have Summer

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