Join The Resistance | Quotes

“The bird, the pin, the song, the berries, the watch, the cracker, the dress that burst into flames. I am the mockingjay. The one that survived despite the Capitol’s plans. The symbol of the rebellion.”
― Suzanne Collins, Catching Fire

“Every act of rebellion expresses a nostalgia for innocence and an appeal to the essence of being.”
― Albert Camus, The Rebel: An Essay on Man in Revolt

“And if we burn, you burn with us.”
― Suzanne Collins, Mockingjay

“It seems like the rebellions never stop, in the city, in the compound, anywhere. There are just breaths between them, and foolishly, we call those breaths “peace”.”
― Veronica Roth, Allegiant

“Taking the kids from our districts, forcing them to kill one another while we watch – this is the Capitol’s way of reminding us how totally we are at their mercy. How little chance we would stand of surviving another rebellion. Whatever words they use, the real message is clear. “Look how we take your children and sacrifice them and there’s nothing you can do. If you lift a finger, we will destroy every last one of you. Just as we did in District Thirteen”
― Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games

“Voldemort is playing a very clever game. Declaring himself might have provoked open rebellion. Remaining masked has created confusion, uncertainty, and fear.”
― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Supreme excellence consists of breaking the enemy’s resistance without fighting.”
― Sun Tzu, The Art of War

“Its our actions that define us. What we choose. What we resist. What we’re willing to die for.”
― Karen Marie Moning

“If we are to believe certain oracles of crafty political views, a little revolt is desirable from the point of view of power. System: revolt strengthens those governments which it does not overthrow.”
― Victor Hugo, Les Misérables

“If you hide your ignorance, no one will hit you and you’ll never learn.”
― Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451

“I like being myself. Myself and nasty.”
― Aldous Huxley, Brave New World

“Don’t let the bastards grind you down.”
― Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid’s Tale

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2 thoughts on “Join The Resistance | Quotes

  1. I love these kinds of posts! These are all such awesome quotes. I especially love the ones from The Hunger Games series and the one from The Handmaid’s Tale.

    Laura @BlueEyeBooks

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