Top 10 Famous Quotes by Author Dashka Slater
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Ten of My Favourite Dashka Slater Quotes 

Dashka Slater, a writer whom I am guessing you love? Here are our 10 best Dashka Slater quotes for you to enjoy. At Australia Unwrapped we believe every book has at least one quotable line, and our mission is to find them all. Here you will find Dashka Slater’s top 10 popular and famous quotes. Like every good writer Dashka Slater made a number of memorable quotes, here are some of our favourites: 

Popular Quotes

“That’s not how the system works.”
― Dashka Slater, The 57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their Lives

 “The proponents of hate-crime laws are liberals, and yet they are the ones who are the biggest critics of mass incarceration,” observes James B. Jacobs, director of New York University’s Center for Research in Crime and Justice, and an expert on hate-crime laws. “So there are ironies piled on ironies. The remedy here is imprisonment, and prisons are the ultimate incubators of antisocial attitudes.”
― Dashka Slater, The 57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their Lives

“On her walls she’d posted the family slogan: Never let your obstacles become more important than your goal. The goals: go to class, get your grades up, graduate, stay out of jail, survive.”
― Dashka Slater, The 57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their Lives

 “Even the brightest, best-meaning teenager doesn’t tend to think much beyond the moment, especially when they’re with their friends,” observes Gerstenfeld. As people grow”
― Dashka Slater, The 57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their Lives

 “For me at least, genderqueer includes an aspect of questioning,” Sasha explains. “The fact that I was questioning my gender meant that I was genderqueer.”
― Dashka Slater, The 57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their Lives

 “Because I’m going to make you understand the family motto: Never let your obstacles become more important than your goal.”
― Dashka Slater, The 57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their Lives

“Sometimes I think the fear of dying is really a fear that you’re not living the life you want.”
― Dashka Slater

 “To forgive, you have to forget,” he counseled. “Because otherwise you haven’t truly forgiven.”
― Dashka Slater, The 57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their Lives

“Two tongues in their mouths, the one they use to promise and the one they use to lie.”
― Dashka Slater, The 57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their Lives

“Never let your obstacles become more important than your goal.”
― Dashka Slater, The 57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their Lives

10 Famous Quotes by Author Dashka Slater

Quotes for all, here you found our selection of 10 Dashka Slater quotes. Make sure you help by commenting your best Dashka Slater quote below and sharing our favourite authors so we can look them up, read some of their works and give you the best quotes we can find. We hope you enjoyed our top 10 quotes by Dashka Slater. However, feel free to comment below if you disagree or would like to include some other great and memorable Dashka Slater quotes in our list. 

One Final Bonus – Dashka Slater Quote 

“That was the thing about restorative justice. It allowed you to hold two things in your head at the same time–that butt-slapping was funny, and also that it wasn’t. That asking permission to touch somebody was funny, but that you really didn’t want to be touched by somebody who didn’t ask. That the girls wanted Jeff to dial back the ass-smacking thing, but that they still liked joking around with him. That the whole thing wasn’t a big deal, and that it kind of was (239).”
― Dashka Slater, The 57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their Lives

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