No One Belongs Here More Than You Quotes.

11. "Some people are uncomfortable with silences. Not me. I’ve never cared much for call and response. Sometimes I will think of something to say and then I ask myself: is it worth it? And it just isn’t."
- Miranda July, No One Belongs Here More Than You

12. "This person realizes that staying home means blowing off everyone this person has ever known. But the desire to stay in is very strong. This person wants to run a bath and then read in bed."
- Miranda July, No One Belongs Here More Than You

13. "That day I carried the dream around like a full glass of water, moving gracefully so I would not lose any of it."
- Miranda July, No One Belongs Here More Than You

14. "i wondered if i would spend the rest of my life inventing complicated ways to depress myself.."
- Miranda July, No One Belongs Here More Than You

15. "People tend to stick to their own size group because it's easier on the neck. Unless they are romantically involved, in which case the size difference is sexy. It means: I am willing to go the distance for you."
- Miranda July, No One Belongs Here More Than You

16. "If there were a map of the solar system, but instead of stars it showed people and their degrees of separation, my star would be the one you had to travel the most light-years from to get to his. You would die getting to him."
- Miranda July, No One Belongs Here More Than You

17. "I walked down the hall and saw that [she] was sitting on the floor next to a chair. This is always a bad sign. It's a slippery slope, and it's best just to sit in chairs, to eat when hungry, to sleep and rise and work. But we have all been there. Chairs are for people, and you're not sure if you are one."
- Miranda July, No One Belongs Here More Than You

18. "Don't wait to be sure. Move, move, move."
- Miranda July, No One Belongs Here More Than You

19. "I looked at other couples and wondered how they could be so calm about it. They held hands as if they weren't even holding hands. When Steve and I held hands, I had to keep looking down to marvel at it. There was my hand, the same hand I've always had - oh, but look! What is it holding? It's holding Steve's hand! Who is Steve? My three-dimensional boyfriend. Each day I wondered what would happen next. What happens when you stop wanting, when you are happy. I supposed I would go on being happy forever. I knew I would not mess things up by growing bored. I had done that once before."
- Miranda July, No One Belongs Here More Than You

20. "It is terrible to have to ask for anything ever. We wish we were something that needed nothing, like paint. But even paint needs repainting."
- Miranda July, No One Belongs Here More Than You

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