7 Book Quotes About Fighting That Will Encourage You to Resist

The world might be crazy, but we have books—ones that give us hope, calm our minds, and help us fight back. And really, isn’t YA all about revolution? These fighting quotes from The Hate U Give, Frostblood, Moxie, Mockingjay, All American Boys, and Never Fade reinforces that belief and also gives us the strength to carry on through the trials of everyday life, to stand up for what we believe in, and to one day change the world with our convictions.

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Check out some of our favorite fighting quotes about making a stand below and of course, for more ammunition on fighting for what you believe in, read the books that they came from and then check out this list of 14 activist books for more!

7 Fighting Quotes from YA That Will Encourage You to Keep Resisting

Fighting Quotes

“What’s the point of having a voice if you’re gonna be silent in those moments you shouldn’t be?”
– THE HATE U GIVE by Angie Thomas


“Face them like a warrior, whether you are one or not.”
FROSTBLOOD by Elly Blake


“Fire is catching! And if we burn, you burn with us!”
– MOCKINGJAY by Suzanne Collins


“It said girls are a revolutionary soul force that can chance the world for real.”
– MOXIE by Jennifer Mathieu


“History can only teach its lesson if it is remembered.”
– ALL AMERICAN BOYS by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely


“Give ’em hell, darlin”
NEVER FADE by Alexandra Bracken


“You can destroy wood and brick, but you can’t destroy a movement.”
– THE HATE U GIVE by Angie Thomas

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