"I must learn to be content with being happier than I deserve."Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice.
"One thing at a time and the most important first."The Eye of the World, Robert Jordan
"Guilt was a poison sometimes, eating away at rational emotions."An Echo in the Sorrow, Soulbound VII, by Hailey Turner
"The hardest things to talk about, are the ones we ourselves can't understand."The Lost Daughter, Elena Ferrante.
"Sometimes brutality is the only path to mercy."The Wheel of Time S1
If you displease the right people, the world closes in on you very very fast.Nightmare Alley
We know what we are, but know not what we may be.William Shakespeare, Hamlet, Act IV, Scene V