"She didn’t care so much whether the world would ever forgive her people; but she did hope that someday, somehow, she would be able to forgive herself."
- Chris Bohjalain, Skeletons at the Feast (via quoted-books)
"I stopped believing there was a power of good and a power of evil that were outside us. And I came to believe that good and evil are names for what people do, not for what they are."
- Phillip Pullman, The Amber Spyglass (via quoted-books)
"I can’t go back to yesterday - because I was a different person then. - Lewis Carroll"
"'My life will get better? You really believe that?' I ask.
‘It can. If you’re willing to do the work.’
‘What work?’
‘Not letting the world destroy you. That’s a daily battle.’"
- Matthew Quick, Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock (via quoted-books)