Gone Girl Quotes.

11. "People love talking, and I have never been a huge talker. I carry on an inner monologue, but the words often don't reach my lips."
- Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl

12. "My gosh, Nick, why are you so wonderful to me?' He was supposed to say: You deserve it. I love you. But he said, 'Because I feel sorry for you.' 'Why?' 'Because every morning you have to wake up and be you."
- Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl

13. "My mother had always told her kids: if you're about to do something, and you want to know if it's a bad idea, imagine seeing it printed in the paper for all the world to see."
- Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl

14. "I often don't say things out loud, even when I should. I contain and compartmentalize to a disturbing degree: In my belly-basement are hundreds of bottles of rage, despair, fear, but you'd never guess from looking at me."
- Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl

15. "Friends see most of each other’s flaws. Spouses see every awful last bit."
- Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl

16. "It’s humbling, to become the very thing you once mocked."
- Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl

17. "I don't understand the point of being together if you're not the happiest."
- Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl

18. "Give me a man with a little fight in him, a man who calls me on my bullshit. (But who also kind of likes my bullshit.)"
- Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl

19. "I was told love should be unconditional. That's the rule, everyone says so. But if love has no boundaries, no limits, no conditions, why should anyone try to do the right thing ever? If I know I am loved no matter what, where is the challenge? I am supposed to love Nick despite all his shortcomings. And Nick is supposed to love me despite my quirks. But clearly, neither of us does. It makes me think that everyone is very wrong, that love should have many conditions. Love should require both partners to be their very best at all times."
- Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl

20. "She’s easy to like. I’ve never understood why that’s considered a compliment - that just anyone could like you."
- Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl

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