Quotation Explorer - 'John Mark Green'

You make me feel at home in my own skin, and that is one of the greatest gifts anyone has ever given me. - John Mark Green
Birthing is never easy or without pain, be it a universe, a child, or a fresh start in life. Contraction precedes expansion. Darkness comes before dawn. Joy follows pain. This is the way of things. - John Mark Green
Beautiful are those whose brokenness gives birth to transformation and wisdom. - John Mark Green
I'm a pusher dealing hope, at the intersection of Desire and Despair. - John Mark Green
Do you believe in magic?" she asked. "I believe in you," he said. "And you're the closest thing to magic that I've found. - John Mark Green
Sadness is a bruise on the skin of memory. - John Mark Green
No matter how dark your night, my friend, may you always find enough light to take the next step. - John Mark Green
I walk these lonely streets at dark. Just me and the night; crowded head, empty heart. - John Mark Green
I hear your voice, and all feels rightwith the world again. - John Mark Green
Things began happening with odd synchronicity, as if the universe itself was conspiring on behalf of their love story. - John Mark Green
When I lean my ear up against your seashell heart, I can hear an ocean of love roaring inside. - John Mark Green
And if we never visit Paris, that's okay. Your heart is my exotic destination every day. - John Mark Green
The door to her heart was locked up tight, but he could still see a faint glow escaping through the keyhole. - John Mark Green
You rang my heart like a church bell at midnight. Trembling, I awoke to the sweet sound of love. - John Mark Green
UnsightlyIf I strip my heart naked, you'll see all the unsightly scars, I'm afraid. - John Mark Green
I kiss your tear-stained cheeks, tasting the saltiness of a hidden sea of sorrow. - John Mark Green
As you remove toxic people from your life, you free up space and emotional energy for positive, healthy relationships. - John Mark Green
Sometimes it feels like you've set off a spectacular lightning show in my heart, and I wonder if other people can see the flashes through my skin. - John Mark Green
Even when your heart is blue, I'll safely hold it. I really don't mind these indigo-stained hands. - John Mark Green
I want to hold you close, skin on skin, and let our heartbeats have a conversation. - John Mark Green
And if the stars should ever die, we'll make our own light, you and I. - John Mark Green
She had a very inconvenient heart. It always insisted on feeling things ever so deeply. - John Mark Green
Everyone needs someone who can show them what heaven looks like. - John Mark Green
You’ll never have control over other people's decisions, or what cards life deals you. Your power lies in the choosing of your response. That is the one thing you can control. - John Mark Green
I am no blank slate for love to write on.My heart has walls marred with cracks,bloodstains, and bullet holes;graffitied over by past lovers. - John Mark Green
In a relationship, no amount of extra effort on your part can make up for a lack of effort on theirs. - John Mark Green
The way our fingers intertwine feels so natural and right; as if our hands hold memories of meeting in a thousand other lifetimes. - John Mark Green
Who was it that hurt you,stole light out of your eyes?Cut a hole in your heartand let the love drain dry?Who was so damn careless,to leave you with such scars?Where will you find healing?Right here, within my arms. - John Mark Green
Please thaw my permafrost heart. - John Mark Green
With rough hands and gentle heart, I'll seduce you. You will feel my power and surrender to desire. - John Mark Green
Rusted FlowersFrom her heart’stear-salted soil,rusted flowers grew.A serrated beauty;wounding all those who bent near. - John Mark Green
Sometimes poetry is a way of finding beauty in the chaos; a flower growing in ruins of love's wreckage. - John Mark Green
One by one she slew her fears, and then planted a flower garden over their graves. - John Mark Green
When did your flight plan become a holding pattern, always circling happiness, but never allowed to land? Distracted by in-flight movies, drinks, and snacks, until the fuel runs out. Is this really all there is? Is this what you want out of life? - John Mark Green
Strangely incurious, her lovers from before. She has worlds within I'm longing to explore. - John Mark Green
Through your eyesI am learningto see myself.Through your heartI am learningto love myself.In the chrysalisof your acceptanceI can feel myselfbecoming. - John Mark Green
We're all in the human race. The question is, are you running toward your dreams or just away from your fears? - John Mark Green
Who was it that hurt you, stole the light out of your eyes? Cut a hole in your heart and let the love drain dry? Who was so damn careless, to leave you with such scars? Where will you find healing? Right here, within my arms. - John Mark Green
He'd been saving up his love for years and years, waiting for the right personto spend his fortune on. - John Mark Green
Out of the void and vastness of the cosmos, life emerges; audacious, improbable. You and I are here. No other miracle is needed. - John Mark Green
When she smiled at me, I felt unborn poems stirring within. - John Mark Green
She was a tragic beauty. Sadness had left its fingerprints all over her face. - John Mark Green
Opening to love will always involve risk,but a heart safe from pain is one also locked to joy. - John Mark Green
When sorrow's cup is filled up to the brim,the slightest touch of memory can cause tears to spill again. - John Mark Green
She is a wild, tangled forest with temples and treasures concealed within. - John Mark Green
I want to kiss you so thoroughly that you lose your ability to stand. - John Mark Green
Within every heart's Winter sleeps the promise of Spring. - John Mark Green
Her veins flowed with liquid poetry. I stole the words from her mouth with my kisses. - John Mark Green
After what she's been through, there really should be crime scene tape around her heart. - John Mark Green
Her kiss dissolves the universe. In that moment, I am unmade and then reborn. - John Mark Green
I'll be your blanket, baby. Wrap yourself up in me. Let me give you shelter, in the winter of this world. - John Mark Green
My heart had been a darkened room for so very long, but then you found the light switch. - John Mark Green
I do not claim that love will be easy,only that it is worth it. Choose love. Always. - John Mark Green
As the waves relentlessly seek the shore, so my thoughts continually return to you. - John Mark Green
People at war with themselves will always cause collateral damage in the lives of those around them. - John Mark Green
She thirsted for love, but found only a mirage. Some hearts are a desert you can die wandering in. - John Mark Green
Do you dare journey into the wild places of your heart? - John Mark Green
Hope is a flower which refuses to be crushed under life's brutal heel. - John Mark Green
When life gets dark, that's when stars appear among us. Shine bright, beautiful ones. Throw light from your burning hearts. - John Mark Green
Beneath the rust and grime which dulls the shine of our weathered hearts, joy patiently waits to be rediscovered - John Mark Green
Looking back at our lives, the unbelievable thing is that despite all the times when things felt so wrong, we still managed to meet at the perfect moment. Almost as if by some plan which we were unaware of. - John Mark Green
Some people have a hidden richness waiting to be discovered. They don’t advertise it, but it’s there for those willing to scratch beneath the surface. - John Mark Green
Your heart plays a song like a broken music box, but nothing ever sounded quite so beautiful to me. Together, in the dance of wounded-wing swans we’ll rise above the ruins, melting into the golden light. - John Mark Green
Each of us is a story, waiting for a devoted reader who will take us off the shelf and embrace all our plot twists. - John Mark Green
You are the artist, and your days the canvas. Will you create an original masterpiece, or live a paint-by-numbers kind of life? - John Mark Green
His heart was like a battered guitar; worn and scuffed from a life spentout on the road, but still capableof bringing forth beautiful music. - John Mark Green
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