Turtles all the way down Quotes
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Turtles All the Way Down is a young adult novel featuring the 16-year-old Aza Holmes story.

The novel was published in 2017 by American author John Michael Green. John is a writer as well as a famous YouTuber. 

He has a channel on YouTube called vlogbrothers which has more than 3.5 million subscribers.

This book is based on the friendship and mental illness theme. It has been talked about mental illness like anxiety and obsessive-compulsive disorder.

It is a fictional story as well as a personal story. Because john green once said that this story affects my childhood life.

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This story is about 16-year-old high school student Aza Holmes. Which is associated with mental illness like OCD and anxiety. Because of this, she is struggling internally.

Along with that, she is also very sad because she has lost her father. During that time she feels her frustration that she knows it is a problem. But she cannot find a way through fixing it.

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But finally, Aza eventually realizes that she must accept herself and learn to see herself outside of her thought. Because thoughts are only thoughts. They are not you, you belong to yourself even when your thoughts don’t.

I personally think that this is a fantastic book that teaches us how to live with mental illness and how to get out of it.

In short, This book teaches us that when we share our struggles with others we become stronger. And we can’t control life because life is not something you wield.

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Turtles All The Way Down Quotes About Anxiety :

Turtles All The Way Down Quotes About Anxiety
There is hope, even when your brain tells you there isn’t.

Worrying is the right worldview. Because life is worrying. ― John Green

One of the challenges with physical or mental pain is that we can really only be approached through metaphor. ― John Green

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Break hearts but never break promises. ― John Green

The greatest weapon to fight against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another. ― John Green

John Green Turtles All The Way Down Quotes :

John Green Turtles All The Way Down Quotes
Being vulnerable is asking to get used. ― Turtles All The Way Down Quotes

The truth always disappoints. ― John Green

The thought is not action. ― John Green

Everyone in our lives eventually disappears. ― John Green

Be kind to yourself. ― John Green

John Green Turtles All The Way Down Quotes
Your life is a story told about you, not what you tell. ― Turtles All The Way Down Quotes

Beauty was mostly a matter of attention. ― John Green

You don’t know the weight of being a father until you lift yourself. ― John Green

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The past is a snake that has already caught you. ― John Green

I wasn’t possessed by a demon. Because I was the demon. ― John Green

John Green Turtles All The Way Down Quotes
I was so good at being a kid, but now whatever I am is so terrible.

Love is not a tragedy or a failure, but a gift. ― John Green

Everything in our life is irrelevant whether it is sadness or happiness. ― John Green

To be alive is to be missing. ― John Green

Thoughts are just a different kind of bacteria that are colonizing you. ― John Green

Turtles All The Way Down Short Quotes
Life is a series of choices between miracles. ― Turtles All The Way Down Quotes

I couldn’t make myself happy, but I made the people around me sad. ― John Green

I remember what I’ve imagined and imagined what I remember. ― John Green

Every loss is unprecedented. ― John Green

Turtles All The Way Down Quotes About Identity :

Turtles All The Way Down Quotes About Identity
We are what we can’t be. ― Turtles All The Way Down Quotes

Look up long enough and you start to feel your Limitlessness. ― John Green

We are not really the way we are. Because we are just a bunch of thoughts and behaviors and circumstances. ― John Green

What’s the difference between who you are and what you have? Maybe nothing. ― John Green

Turtles All The Way Down Quotes About Identity
“I” is the hardest word to define. ― Turtles All The Way Down Quotes

You’re real, but not because of your body or because of your thoughts. ― John Green

You are somebody’s something, but you are also your you. ― John Green

Thoughts are only thoughts. They are not you, you belong to yourself even when your thoughts don’t. ― John Green

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Best Turtles All The Way Down Quotes :

Best Turtles All The Way Down Quotes
Your now is not your forever. ― Turtles All The Way Down Quotes

We never really even looked at each other, but it didn’t matter because we were looking at the same sky together. So it’s quite rare to find someone who sees the same world you see. ― John Green

In the best conversation you do not remember what you talked about, only remember how you felt. ― John Green

When you lose someone, you realize you’ll eventually lose everyone. ― John Green

Best Turtles All The Way Down Quotes
No one says goodbye unless they want to see you again. ― Turtles All The Way Down Quotes

We are about to live the dream, which is sure to benefit from someone else’s misfortune. ― John Green

You think you’re spending money, but all along the money’s spending you. ― John Green

When observation fails to align with truth, what do you trust?  Your senses or your truth? ― John Green

Best Turtles All The Way Down Quotes
You can’t control life because life is not something you wield.

Think of a rainbow. It’s one arc of light, but also seven differently colored arcs of light. ― John Green

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The problem with happy endings is that they’re either not really happy, or not really endings. ― John Green

Quotes From Turtles All The Way Down :

Quotes From Turtles All The Way Down
The worst part of being truly alone is that you think all the time that everyone has left you.

The twentieth-century is the sanity of adolescents. ― John Green

You remember your first love because they show you, prove to you, that you can love and be loved. ― John Green

I was so good at being a kid, and now I feel so terrible whatever I am. ― John Green

You are as real as anyone, and your doubts make you more real. ― John Green

Quotes From Turtles All The Way Down
Science is that as you learn, you don’t really get answers. You just ask better questions.

Sometimes makeup feels kind of like armor. ― John Green

Nobody ever says anything is too bad to be true. ― John Green

Something is going to kill you, someday. But you can’t know if this is the day. ― John Green

Nobody really gets anyone else. Because we are all stuck inside ourselves. ― John Green

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