- Combeferre: Sometimes when we disagree you're so passionate I feel like I'm arguing with the sun.
- Enjolras: What?! That is totally crazy! I AM SUPER CHILL ALL THE TIME!
What I’ve come to learn is that the world is never saved in grand messianic gestures, but in the simple accumulation of gentle, soft, almost invisible acts of compassion.
Jean Valjean, Book V
I’ve been blessed with many gifts! One of them is knocking someone the fuck out!
Bahorel, Book III
I am brave. Roller coasters? Love ‘em. Scary movies? I’ve seen Ghostbusters like seven times. I regularly drive through neighborhoods that have only recently been gentrified. So yeah, I’m pretty much not afraid of anything.
Marius Pontmercy, Book III
So near, it’s stirring the blood in their veins!
And yet beware:
Don’t let the wine go to your brains!
…That means you, Grantaire.
Enjolras to Grantaire, Musical Adaptation Only
For you were my entire book and I was merely a line in yours.
Grantaire to Enjolras, Book XXI
Everything will be alright if you keep me next to you.
Grantaire to Enjolras, Book XXII
This is the day you will always remember as the day you ALMOST caught Jean Valjean.
Jean Valjean, while leaping to his supposed death from the ship in Toulon, Book I