Geraldine McCaughrean Quotes


He is everything everything everything I ever admired and wanted and couldn't have. He is everything I needed and couldn't find in real life. Of course he is. That's why I invented him.

I like people. I like watching them. It's just that I'd prefer to do it from a mile away using very powerful binoculars.

Not everyone can be strong or clever. Not everyone can be beautiful. But we can ALL be brave!

Unhappy people do the oddest most terrible things just trying to keep despair at bay. All you have to do is accept them...go around them...take evasive action.

I hate clowns. You can't see what they're thinking.

The world is hollow. It's a lot to take in. Like cracking an egg and finding nothing inside. Or a full grown elephant.

If you want to please me very much you will fall down when I shoot you " -Oates The White Darkness

What people don't understand they laugh at.

There are things roaming around inside my head as clever as Theseus in the Labyrinth. It's just that nobody ever gave them the necessary piece of string so they'll never find their way out.