You gotta getcha getcha getcha getcha head in the game.
Enjolras to Marius, Book VII
Bahorel, no. We are not calling ourselves the ‘Fists of Freedom.’
Enjolras, Book VII
So, what, I’m supposed to let a bunch of dead-eyed white guys shit all over absolutely everything I stand for?
- Cosette: Every day you show me in your own way how you care about me. Like when you pick up rubber bands on the sidewalk!
- Marius: For your ponytail!
13% [of citizens] think I’m crazy-eyed? What? Why?
Enjolras, Book XIII
When I first moved out of my grandfather’s house, I gave this homeless person ten dollars when I just meant to give him one, and when I asked for it back everyone hissed and booed at me and I felt so violated and vulnerable. But the next day I just got right back out on the street - because overcoming experiences like that is what makes you a stronger person.
Marius Pontmercy, Book IX
He hasn’t gotten an e-mail in… 12 days?! Is he a ghost? The only ones he gets are spam. And he replies to them! I think I’m gonna be sick.
Courfeyrac after looking through Marius’ Gmail, Book VII
I’m a hot mess. Actually, screw the hot part. I’m just a mess.
Grantaire, Book V
Whatever. The truth is stupid. I only tell the truth when it makes me sound like I’m lying.
Eponine, Book XII
I’m going to give you some advice I wish I would’ve got when I was your age: live every week like it’s shark week.
Bahorel to Gavroche, Book IV