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35 Best Quotes From It Ends With Us From Colleen Hoover

35 Best Quotes From It Ends With Us From Colleen Hoover

Colleen Hoover has given us some of the best quotes from It Ends With Us. The novel has taken over the booktok community for quite some time now.

The book delivered some incredible lines one can’t forget about. Leaving readers to ponder upon them long after they’ve put down the book.

This young adult book puts domestic abuse survivors in a new light of hope and courage. The events follow Lilly Bloom and her journey in Boston from becoming a florist, to her first love, Atlas, crossing paths again.

While juggling her sensitive relationship with a neurosurgeon, Ryle. 

However do check all the trigger warnings such as domestic abuse, gun violence, mentions of suicide/depression and much more before diving into this book.

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35 Best Quotes From It Ends With Us From Colleen Hoover

Here are some best lines from It Ends With Us:

“There is no such thing as bad people. We’re all just people who sometimes do bad things.”

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“All humans make mistakes. What determines a person’s character aren’t the mistakes we make. It’s how we take those mistakes and turn them into lessons rather than excuses.”

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“Cycles exist because they are excruciating to break. It takes an astronomical amount of pain and courage to disrupt a familiar pattern. Sometimes it seems easier to just keep running in the same familiar circles, rather than facing the fear of jumping and possibly not landing on your feet.”

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“My mother went through it.

I went through it.

I’ll be damned if I allow my daughter to go through it.”

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“It stops here.

With me and you. 

It ends with us”

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He shakes his head. “Oh, I’m way

too selfish to have children.”

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“ I pull my keys out of my purse and he walks up to me and snatches them from my hand.” 

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“And as hard as this choice is, we break the pattern before the pattern breaks us.”

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“In the last fifteen minutes, he lost the love of his life. In the last fifteen minutes, he became a father to a beautiful little girl. That’s what fifteen minutes can do to a person. It can destroy them. It can save them.”

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“Just because someone hurts you doesn’t mean you can simply stop loving them.”

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“In all the time we’ve spent together, I think we both sort of knew this wasn’t a forever thing. I’m not sure why, because I could easily love him that way.”

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“I love it when the night sky makes me feel insignificant”

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“We all have a limit. What we’re willing to put up with before we break. When I married your father, I knew exactly what my limit was. But slowly… with every incident. 

my limit was pushed a little more. 

And a little more.”

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“It was nice meeting you, Lily Bloom. I hope you defy the odds of most dreams and actually accomplish yours.”

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“I’ll keep pretending to swim, when really all I’m doing is floating. Barely keeping my head above water.”

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“Preventing your heart from forgiving someone you love is actually a hell of a lot harder than simply forgiving them.”

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“Shouldn’t there be more distaste in our mouths for the abusers than for those who continue to love the abusers?” 

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“In the future . . . if by some miracle you ever find yourself in the position to fall in love again . . . fall in love with me.” 

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“love him. I still do and I always will. He was a huge wave that left a lot of imprints on my life, and I’ll feel the weight of that love until I die. I’ve accepted that.” 

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“Everyone deserves another chance. Especially the people who mean the most to you.” 

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“Do you have any idea how many doors I’ve knocked on to find you.” 

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“I feel like everyone fakes who they are, when deep down we’re all equal amounts of screwed up. Some of us are just better at hiding it than others.”

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“Lily. Life is a funny thing. We only get so many years to live it, so we have to do everything we can to make sure those years are as full as they can be. We shouldn’t waste time on things that might happen someday, or maybe even never.” 

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“If Ryle truly loves you, he wouldn’t allow you to take him back. He would make the decision to leave you himself so that he knows for a fact he can never hurt you again. That’s the kind of love a woman deserves, Lily.”

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“I don’t know why I always feel like crying when I’m around him. When I think about him. When I read about him. It’s like my emotions are still tethered to him somehow and I can’t figure out how to cut the strings.”

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“I don’t like that I was never fully able to let go of him, no matter how hard I tried.”

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“Don’t tempt the scorpion if you don’t want to

get stung.”

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“Plants need to be loved the right way in order to survive. So do humans. We rely on our parents from birth to love us enough to keep us alive. And if our parents show us the right kind of love, we turn out as better humans overall.”

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“I was too mad. I’m not even sure who I’m mad at. I just kept thinking about our country and the whole world and how screwed up it is that people don’t do more for each other.”

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“Naked truths aren’t always pretty.”

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“Sometimes you can’t control where your mind goes. You just have to train it not to go there anymore.”

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“In the future … If by some miracle you ever find yourself in the position to fall in love again … Fall in love with me.”

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“I think that’s one of the biggest signs a person has matured—knowing how to appreciate things that matter to others, even if they don’t matter very much to you.”

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“You can stop swimming now, Lily.

We finally reached the shore.”

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In the end, one could go on forever about these best quotes from It Ends With us.

If you’re looking for your first Colleen Hoover novel, this is a great place to start as it’s inspiring and incredibly moves the reader while being written beautifully.

Written in first-person point of view,  we truly got to see how strong of a protagonist Lily is no matter what situation she faced. We could learn a thing or two from her. 

I recommend this book to anyone who wants to understand domestic violence victims and their reasons for staying or leaving.

It helps to comprehend all the thoughts inside their heads while in a situation like Lily’s.

35 Best Quotes From It Ends With Us From Colleen Hoover

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