Colleen Hoover Quotes

Colleen Hoover (born December 11, 1979) is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of eleven novels and five novellas. Hoover's novels fall into the New Adult and young adult categories.

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Colleen Hoover


When I published my first novel, 'Slammed,' I included lyrics at the beginning of each chapter from one of my favorite bands, The Avett Brothers. The overwhelmingly positive response from readers to those lyrics really surprised me.

Colleen Hoover


Does he treat you with respect at all times? That's the first question. The second question is, if he is the exact same person twenty years from now that he is today, would you still want to marry him? And finally, does he inspire to be a better person? You find someone you can answer yes to all three, then you've found a good man.

Colleen Hoover


Sometimes, two people have to fall apart to realize how much they need to fall back together

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With the advancement in e-reading technology, I was curious if it were possible for readers to be able to hear the actual songs while reading the book. I contacted Amazon and discussed the idea with their Kindle team, and they were very enthusiastic about it.

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I know it's hard for you to allow yourself to feel this. You've gone so long training yourself to block the feelings and emotions out any time someone touches you.

Colleen Hoover


Morning.""What do you think you're doing?""Hey, you aren't the only one who had a bad night. Fourth grade is rough. I had two hours of homework.

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It's the beautiful moments like this that make up for the ugly love

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If you aren't on Goodreads, you should be. I've said it before, it's like Facebook for readers on crack.

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When I sat down and wrote the first paragraph, I was like, 'Oh, I can go with this.' I didn't do an outline. I didn't do anything. I just wrote sentence by sentence, not knowing where the story was going.

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I've done nothing for the past five years but try to be the hero who protects her. The problem? Heroines don't need protecting.

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God gives us the ugliness so we don't take the beautiful things in life for granted.

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Today is a really bad day, Syd. A really, really bad day. Sometimes in life, we need a few bad days in order to keep the good ones in perspective

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Her suspicion brings me a small sense of gratification. She thinks I'm lying about something. Now we're even.Lake

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You better not turn out to be an asshole, she says quietly.And you better be done with that guy in Italy, I reply.

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I've lost a lot in my long life. Yes, I've seen pain and I've seen strife. But I'll never give up; I'll never let go. Because I'll always have my ray of hope.

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