By: Suzanne Collins
"When I was younger, I scared my mother to death, the things I would blurt out about District 12, about the people who rule our country, Panem, from the far-off city called the Capitol. Eventually I understood this would only lead us to more trouble. So I learned to hold my tongue and to turn my features into an indifferent mask so that no one could ever read my thoughts.'
" I volunteer, i volunteer as tribute!"
" I want the audience to recognize you when you're in that arena." " Katniss, the girl who was on fire."