Nora Roberts releases several new romance novels every year, making her one of the most prolific authors of our time. She is continually adding to a number of series and has published more than 200 novels—some sweet, some suspenseful, and some fantasy.
Roberts has regularly hit the New York Times bestseller list since 1999. Thanks to her dedicated fans and the fact that she was an early pioneer in communicating with them online, it is rare that a new release does not hit that esteemed book list. In fact, starting in 1999, every Nora Roberts book has made it.
Known for writing compelling series and trilogies, Roberts is adept at telling stories that almost force you to hunt down the next title. Her “In Death” series is closing in on 50 titles. It is a detective romance series written under the pseudonym J.D. Robb.
Nora Roberts Quotes
Life is like a moustache. It can be wonderful or terrible. But it always tickles.
Some things in life are out of your control. You can make it a party or a tragedy.
Feeling too much is a hell of a lot better than feeling nothing.
We make destiny with every turn, every choice.
You can’t edit a blank page.
A woman with romance in her life lived as grandly as a queen, because her heart was treasured.
The wounded recognized the wounded.
People and relationships never stop being a work in progress.
Men didn’t respect beauty…they used it.
I guess money can’t buy happiness if you shop in the wrong places.
Half full, half empty, what the hell difference does it make? If there’s something in the damn glass, drink it.
Love can really screw you up before you learn to live with it.
When something comes easy, you usually let it go the same way.
If you don’t ask, the answer is always no.
We’re all victims of what life deals out. It’s how we handle it that’s important.
Love birds don’t always sing pretty tunes.
Today should always be outlawed in favor of tomorrow.
Don’t give up on your own happy-evers.
It takes a lot of spine and stomach to make yourself into something when no one gives you a foundation.
Love can really screw you up before you figure out how to live with it. And once you do? You wonder how the hell you ever lived without it
Not everything you wanted, deep inside, worked out.
If something isn’t special, then it’s ordinary.
It’s about us. It’s about trust.
Some things in life are just out of our control. It’s what we do about them that counts.
Love didn’t run on logic. It didn’t follow neat lines or a list of priorities.
If love doesn’t make a fool of us, what will?
Men are boys in bigger packages.
Give them your brains, girl, never your guts.
Getting a room’s not always enough. Sometimes you gotta close the door.
To fate and the strange way that it twists us all together.
Falling in love has nothing to do with time. It can take a year, or an instant. It happens when its ready to happen.
Love is very brave.
There’s no reward without work, no victory without effort, no battle won without risk.
You don’t want to get in the habit of overusing the word “fuck” as an adjective. You’ll miss the vast variety of its uses.
After hell comes heaven.
Knowing isn’t always believing.
Once you considered failure you were one step farther away from success.
Love, nobody inside it knows how the hell to handle it.
Love can kick your ass.
Second chances are scarier than first chances, because the second time you know how much you’re risking.
When the going gets tough, the tough eat ribs.
The purest magic is in the heart.
It was best not to think, not to analyze. It was best to accept and act.
Once love found you it clung, no matter how much you tried to shake it off.
There is no disgrace in staying behind, not when it’s the right thing.
If I can make you unhappy, then I can make you happy as well.
Comparisons are made to make the other person fall short.
Where there is a great deal of light, the shadows are deeper.
As long as there’s choice, the end is never set.
When you love with all you are, it isn’t unhappiness alone you risk. It’s heaven, too.
Anything worth anything can be found in books.
Friends are friends whenever you make them.
Make your days count. Don’t invest all your efforts in the future. You miss too much of the now.
You can’t know everything. Sometimes you have to trust. Sometimes you have to just feel.
It’s a pretty big deal, not being dead, and I wanted to stay that way.
Properly trained, a man can be a dog’s best friend.
Men are pigs.
Love is decidedly uncomfortable, unpredictable, and unwelcome.
Youth thinks too damn much.