The only obsession everyone wants: 'love.' People think that in falling in love they make themselves whole? The Platonic union of souls? I think otherwise. I think you're whole before you begin. And the love fractures you. You're whole, and then you're cracked open.0
All that is gold does not glitter,
Not all those who wander are lost;
The old that is strong does not wither,
Deep roots are not reached by the frost.
From the ashes a fire shall be woken,
A light from the shadows shall spring.
Renewed shall be blade that was broken
The crownless again shall be king.
What makes the desert beautiful is that somewhere it hides a well.Profound0
We learn more by remembering than forgetting.Memory0
You only get healing by remembering.
Forgetting is just suppression.
Many species lack the ability to defy their own animal instincts and allow their intellect to prevail.Intelligence0
I know that the future is scary at times. But there's just no escaping it.Future0
I’d spent my entire life overdosing on uncut escapism, willingly allowing fantasy to become my reality.Imagination0
If there were other civilizations out there, why would they ever want to make contact with humanity? If this was how we treated each other, how much kindness could we possibly show to some race of bug-eyed beings from beyond?Humans0
Now whenever I watched a Star Wars film, I found myself wondering how the Empire had the technology to make long-distance holographic phone calls between planets light-years apart, and yet no one had figured out how to make a remote-controlled TIE Fighter or X-Wing yet.0
That’s how you know you’ve mastered a videogame - when a bunch of butt-hurt crybabies start to accuse you of cheating in an effort to cope with the beatdown they’ve just suffered at your hands.Video games0
That was when I realized, as terrifying and painful as reality can be, it’s also the only place where you can find true happiness. Because reality is real.Reality0
I’m not crazy about reality, but it’s still the only place to get a decent meal.Reality0
For a bunch of hairless apes, we've actually managed to invent some pretty incredible things.Progress0
People who live in glass houses should shut the fuck up.0
No one in the world gets what they want and that is beautiful.Satisfaction0
Whenever I saw the sun, I reminded myself that I was looking at a star. One of over a hundred billion in our galaxy. A galaxy that was just one of billions of other galaxies in the observable universe. This helped me keep things in perspective.0
You'd be amazed how much research you can get done when you have no life whatsoever.0
Being human totally sucks most of the time. Videogames are the only thing that make life bearable.Video games0
'You’re evil, you know that?' I said.
She grinned and shook her head. 'Chaotic Neutral, sugar.'
One person can keep a secret, but not two.Blasphemy0
You're probably wondering what's going to happen to you. That's easy. The same thing is going to happen to you that has happened to every other human being who has ever lived. You're going to die. We all die. That's just how it is.0