| Quote #4
"Because," she said, "when you're scared but you still do it anyway, that's brave." (5.80)
Inspirational poster, anyone? You heard it here first.
| Quote #5
"You're sick," said Coraline. "Sick and evil and weird."
Insulting your mother is both brave and disrespectful. Insulting your other mother is just plain brave. We wouldn't touch that with a ten foot pole.
| Quote #6
"What exactly are you offering?"
We love the detail about Coraline gripping her knees under the table. Neil Gaiman really knows how to create an image: this is much more powerful than just saying "Coraline was scared."