YA book quotes that work as pick-up lines

The Fault In Our Stars
“It would be a privilege to have my heart broken by you.” – “The Fault In Our Stars”
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As expected, the film adaption of John Green’s young adult novel, “The Fault In Our Stars” soared to the top of the box office, bringing in more than $48 million in just a few days. And it isn’t just teens who can’t stop talking about the story of two teens with terminal cancer who fall in love. Not only is “The Fault In Our Stars,” inspirational, it’s pretty witty. That Augustus Waters has some good one-liners up his sleeve. Keep reading to steal his smooth moves as well as some lines from some other YA books.

“I’m in love with you, and I’m not in the business of denying myself the simple pleasure of saying true things. 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”

“It would be a privilege to have my heart broken by you.” – “The Fault In Our Stars”

“You can be Han Solo. And I’ll be Boba Fett. I’ll cross the sky for you.” – “Eleanor & Park”

“There is no pretending. I love you, and I will love you until I die, and if there is life after that, I’ll love you then.” – “Mortal Instruments: City of Glass”

“I wish I could freeze this moment, right here, right now, and live in it forever.” – “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”

“Having an eye for beauty isn’t the same thing as a weakness. Except possibly when it comes to you.” – “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”

“You love me. Real or not real?” – “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay”

“It’s my birthday, can I ask for something? Kiss me.” – “The Twilight Saga: New Moon”

“There is never a time or place for true love. It happens accidentally, in a heartbeat, in a single flashing throbbing moment.” – “The Truth About Forever”

“When you have seen as much life as I have, you will not underestimate the power of obsessive love.” – “Harry Potter And The Half-Blood Prince”

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