Famous Quotes by Suzanne Collins

Suzanne Collins (born August 10, 1962) is an American television writer and author. Below is a list of some famous Suzanne Collins Quotes.

Suzanne Collins Quotes

Suzanne Collins Quotes
Suzanne Collins Quotes

“Destroying things is much easier than making them.”
― Suzanne Collins

“Stupid people are dangerous.”
― Suzanne Collins

“Closing my eyes doesn’t help. Fire burns brighter in the darkness.”
― Suzanne Collins

“For there to be betrayal, there would have to have been trust first.”
― Suzanne Collins

“Aim higher in case you fall short.”
― Suzanne Collins

“You love me. Real or not real?”
I tell him, “Real.”
― Suzanne Collins

“Remember, we’re madly in love, so it’s all right to kiss me anytime you feel like it.”
― Suzanne Collins

“I am not pretty. I am not beautiful. I am as radiant as the sun.”
― Suzanne Collins

“You don’t forget the face of the person who was your last hope.”
― Suzanne Collins

“Fire is catching! And if we burn, you burn with us!”
― Suzanne Collins

“My nightmares are usually about losing you. I’m okay once I realize you’re here.”
― Suzanne Collins

“Here’s some advice. Stay alive.”
― Suzanne Collins

“Happy Hunger Games! And may the odds be ever in your favor.”
― Suzanne Collins

“I think….you still have no idea. The effect you can have.”
― Suzanne Collins

“You know, you could live a thousand lifetimes and not deserve him.”
― Suzanne Collins

“They’re already taking my future! They can’t have the things that mattered to me in the past!”
― Suzanne Collins

“I wish I could freeze this moment, right here, right now and live in it forever.”
― Suzanne Collins

“So it’s you and a syringe against the Capitol? See, this is why no one lets you make the plans.”
― Suzanne Collins

“Some walks you have to take alone.”
― Suzanne Collins

“But collective thinking is usually short-lived. We’re fickle, stupid beings with poor memories and a great gift for self-destruction.”
― Suzanne Collins

“I don’t want to lose the boy with the bread.”
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“It takes ten times as long to put yourself back together as it does to fall apart.”
― Suzanne Collins

“I can feel Peeta press his forehead into my temple and he asks, ‘So now that you’ve got me, what are you going to do with me?’ I turn into him. ‘Put you somewhere you can’t get hurt.”
― Suzanne Collins

“Kind people have a way of working their way inside me and rooting there.”
― Suzanne Collins

“I always channel my emotions into my work. That way, I don’t hurt anyone but myself.”
― Suzanne Collins

“There are much worse games to play.”
― Suzanne Collins

“Well, don’t expect us to be too impressed. We just saw Finnick Odair in his underwear.”
― Suzanne Collins

“You’re still trying to protect me. Real or not real,” he whispers.
“Real,” I answer. “Because that’s what you and I do, protect each other.”
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“The idea of being strong for someone else having never entered their heads, I find myself in the position of having to console them. Since I’m the person going in to be slaughtered, this is somewhat annoying.”
― Suzanne Collins

“What I need is the dandelion in the spring. The bright yellow that means rebirth instead of destruction. The promise that life can go on, no matter how bad our losses. That it can be good again.”
― Suzanne Collins

“Technically, I am unarmed. But no one should ever underestimate the harm that fingernails can do. Especially if the target is unprepared.”
― Suzanne Collins

“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 quotes

“Well, I don’t have much competition here.”
“You don’t have much competition anywhere.”
― Suzanne Collins quotes

“You’re a painter. You’re a baker. You like to sleep with the windows open. You never take sugar in your tea. And you always double-knot your shoelaces.”
― Suzanne Collins

“We had to save you because you’re the mockingjay, Katniss,” says Plutarch. “While you live, the revolution lives.”
― Suzanne Collins

“Sometimes when I’m alone, I take the pearl from where it lives in my pocket and try to remember the boy with the bread, the strong arms that warded off nightmares on the train, the kisses in the arena.”
― Suzanne Collins

“I drag myself out of nightmares each morning and find there’s no relief in waking.”
― Suzanne Collins

“Deep in the meadow, hidden far away
A cloak of leaves, a moonbeam ray
Forget your woes and let your troubles lay
And when it’s morning again, they’ll wash away
Here it’s safe, here it’s warm
Here the daisies guard you from every harm
Here your dreams are sweet and tomorrow brings them true
Here is the place where I love you.”
― Suzanne Collins

“At some point, you have to stop running and turn around and face whoever wants you dead.The hard thing is finding the courage to do it.”
― Suzanne Collins

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  1. I still need to get around to reading The Hunger Games some day. Oh, and thank you for posting these. It gives me an idea on what the author is like.

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  2. So glad I clicked on this one. She affirms some of my own beliefs. I don’t have one emoji to express my emotion. Fine piece of “expensive fruit” here.

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