Quotes from Surrender Your Love

J.C. Reed ·  324 pages

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“Tragedy may hit all of us in one way or another, but fate's not our enemy, Brooke. We are. By locking yourself away from the world, you choose your own mistakes and destroy any chance of ever finding happiness. You cannot control life, but you can chose who you are and what you make of it.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“Falling in love often happens at the wrong time, in the wrong place, with the wrong person.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“He was dazzlingly gorgeous. Forget gorgeous. He was beautiful. Utterly, totally, mind-blowingly stunning. On a scale from one to ten, he was a hundred.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“Why do you want me?" I asked, suppressing the trembling of my voice. "I’m strange, definitely not perfect, and fucked up. Actually, a lot of the latter.”
“Perfect is boring and overrated.” He smiled that lopsided grin of his that made my lower abdomen twist and curl with delicious desire. “I’m looking for sexy, fun, kind, and honest. And you tick all the right boxes, Brooke.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“I'd let him get under my skin, and now he had started to occupy my every thought.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love



“The thing with love is, you cannot choose who you fall for. Falling in love often happens at the wrong time, in the wrong place, with the wrong person. Just as much as you cannot stop growing feelings for a certain man, there's no switch to turn off your heart.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“Why did I always end up loving the person who hurt me the most? Why was love so cruel?”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“The guy was a piece of sin. If he were the devil holding a contract, this would be the moment I might just give in to temptation and sign over my soul.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“Faster's always better, but you have to mind those curves. They're wicked. They can kill a man in a heartbeat.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“You drive like a maniac,” I said through clenched teeth.
“That’s not the only thing I do like a maniac, Brooke.” His hand moved away from the steering wheel and settled on my thigh.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love



“I don't do relationships because I don't want to love and lose myself.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“Just as much as you cannot stop growing feelings for a certain man, there’s no switch to turn off your heart.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“I hired you for your attitude, and so far I’m pretty happy with my decision. But I’m not sure I can work with you until I’ve fucked this attraction out of my system.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“I hope you don't mind spending so much time with me," Jett said. "I promise to be good, and I won't be too hard on you." His tone oozed amusement as he added, "Unless you want me to.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“The way he looked at me, I felt as though he saw through my body and directly into my soul. No one had ever made me feel like that before. Then again, I had never met someone so electrically good-looking, but there's a first time for everything.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love



“Maybe someday, I'd find someone who'd prove he really loved me. Someone who'd hold me rather than let me fall. Someone who'd never lie to me.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“To me, love was a drug. Jett was my drug.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“Wine?" I asked, ready to order.
"I’d rather have Sex on the Beach." He winked at me with a devilish grin.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“In the harsh veracity of the real world, he was rich, successful, and one of the most desired bachelors in New York—and I was, well, me. A world I hoped wouldn’t tear us apart by pointing out just how different our lives were.
“You’re probably eager to get home,” Jett whispered in my ear so the flight attendant serving coffee wouldn’t hear us, “but will you stay with me one more night? I’m not quite ready to let this go.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“I had never seen eyes like his. Dark green. Smoldering. Ready to undress a woman with a single glance.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love



“All heat drained from my face. Holy shit. I hadn’t even started my new job and already I was insulting my new boss…right after sleeping with him. I was worse than Sylvie. “So you’re—”
My speech eluded me.
“Jett Mayfield, the stingy SOB who just hired you.” He held out his palm.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“He was the bad boy type all right. The type my mother warned me about. the type you have a good time with, then forget about as you go home to live your boring life, while he moves on to the next skirt ready to give him the time of day.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“His eyes sparkled again, and in that instant I felt a strong urge to get up and leave him behind. I had been wrong to think what Sean and I had was special. He wasn’t ‘the one’. He couldn’t be. ‘The one’ would never leave me behind.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“Spandex bodysuits, huh?” His eyes twinkled. “If that’s what turns you on—I’m all for giving it a try.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


“This isn’t working, Brooke. Don’t get me wrong, the sex is amazing. But it’s turning into something else, and I need to know where I’m standing. I need to know whether we’ll ever be together.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love



“Tragedy may hit all of us in one way or another, but fate’s not our enemy, Brooke. We are. By locking yourself away from the world, you choose your own mistakes and destroy any chance of ever finding happiness. You cannot control life, but you can choose who you are and what you make of it.”
― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


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― J.C. Reed, quote from Surrender Your Love


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