"a moderately happy penguin who's occasionally attacked by sadness."
"They yell at me because I can’t see what they see. Nobody can explain to me why my eyes work different than theirs. Nobody can make it stop."
"Nostalgia is the only friend that stays with you forever."
"Hello babies. Welcome to Earth. It’s hot in the summer and cold in the winter. It’s round and wet and crowded. On the outside, babies, you’ve got a hundred years here. There’s only one rule that I know of, babies—God damn it, you’ve got to be kind."
Kurt Vonnegut, God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater
"It was a question I had worn on my lips for days - like a loose thread on my favourite sweater I couldn’t resist pulling - despite knowing it could all unravel around me.
“Do you love me?” I ask.
In your hesitation I found my answer."