"There is no normal life that is free from pain."
"Anything mentionable is manageable."
"There's always something you can do with the mad that you feel."
"Fame is a four-letter word like tape or zoom or face. What matters is what you do with it."
"Things fall apart if you don't look after them."
"The greatest sins in human history have been committed in the name of love."
"Everything is unprecedented until it happens for the first time."
"A coward must abandon his dignity before he abandons the field of battle."
"This is what we storytellers do. We restore order with imagination."
"Everything's different. Big wheels are turning. You've got to be strong to survive."