“Don’t you think that everyone looks back on their childhood with a certain amount of bitterness and regret about something? It doesn’t have to ruin your life.”
“Sometimes you have to look hard at a person and remember he’s doing the best he can. He’s just trying to find his way, just like you.”
“I know he’s walk through fire for me and he’d walk through fire for you. If you don’t understand that, you’re not looking closely enough.”
“Life marches by. I suggest you get on with it.”
"Listen to me, mister. You're my knight in shining armor. Don't you forget it. You're going to get back on that horse, and I'm going to be right behind you, holding on tight, and away we're gonna go, go, go!"
“Shoulder it yourself. Don’t put it on my back. Take it up and carry it. My losses are my work.”
“What family doesn't have its ups and downs?”
"Affection is a pressure I can bear."
“His life was his occupation.”
“We constructed our days. We would carve each day like a piece of sculpture. We left behind us a trail of days like a gallery of sculptures.”