"Sometimes what you’re looking for, comes when you’re not looking at all."
"All great achievements require time."
"If something doesn’t work exactly right, or maybe needs some special treatment, you don’t just throw it away. Everything can’t be fully operational all the time. Sometimes, we need to have the patience to give something the little nudge it needs."
Sarah Dessen, Keeping the Moon
"Don’t break a writer’s heart and think ink won’t spill."