You look at people and you see puzzles. I see games. You? You’re a game I’ll win every time.
I never wanted any of this. I never wanted to be in the games. I just wanted to save my sister and keep Peeta alive.
Mrs. Everdeen, it’s the things we love most that destroy us.
I could never play just the girlfriend or the conquest or the two-dimensional female roles at all. I was raised by my mother alone. She’s one of the strongest women in the world. So for me, it’s very, very important to show it — and especially that young girls can be inspirational; they can be strong and they can do stuff with their lives.
"I sit with my bow loaded, watching the jungle, which is ghostly pale and green in the moonlight. After an hour or so, the lightning stops. I can hear the rain coming in though, pattering on the leaves a few hundred yards away. I keep waiting for it to reach us but it never does."