"There are a lot of people who will give money or materials, but very few who will give time and affection."
— ~Daniel Keyes, Flowers for Algernon (via candyandtea
"That’s the thing about human life-there is no control group, no way to ever know how any of us would have turned out if any variables had been changed."
"I am afraid. Not of life, or death, or nothingness, but of wasting it as if I had never been."