"Constant self-consciousness is a pain."
"What is admired in one generation is abhorred in another."
"Do women exist only to be used by men to settle their scores?"
History is the certainty produced at the point where the imperfections of memory meet the inadequacies of documentation."
I'd realized there were scarier things in the world than the monsters that lived in my nightmares."
"Can a person steal happiness? Or is it just another internal, infernal human trick?"
"Death exists, not as the opposite but as a part of life."
"Sometimes the only way to learn is to live."