Friendship … is born at the moment when one man says to another “What! You too? I thought that no one but myself . . .
“He must have known I’d want to leave you.”
“No, he must have known you would always want to come back.
“Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.
“The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time
“Why did you do all this for me?’ he asked. ‘I don’t deserve it. I’ve never done anything for you.’ ‘You have been my friend,’ replied Charlotte. ‘That in itself is a tremendous thing.
“Truth is everybody is going to hurt you: you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for.
“Thomas Edison’s last words were “It’s very beautiful over there“. I don’t know where there is, but I believe it’s somewhere, and I hope it’s beautiful.
“So I walked back to my room and collapsed on the bottom bunk, thinking that if people were rain, I was drizzle and she was a hurricane.
“Just because you have the emotional range of a teaspoon doesn’t mean we all have.
“Love is needing someone. Love is putting up with someone’s bad qualities because they somehow complete you.