The things we lose have a way of coming back to us in the end.
J K Rowling
If there is no one in the world who cares for you, do you really exist at all?
– Tessa Gray/ Will Herondale,
‘Keep it simple’
– Frank Zhang,
Heroes of Olympus,
I suppose in the end, the whole of life is an act of letting go. But what always hurts the most is not taking a moment to say goodbye
– Pi Patel,
Life of Pi
I don’t know if Daedalus will help you, lad, but don’t judge someone until you’ve stood at his forge and worked with his hammer, eh?
– Lord Hephaestus,
The Heroes of Olympus series
Another way of saying, don’t judge a person unless you’ve been in his shoes. Or something like that.
“Alice: How long is forever?
White Rabbit: Sometimes, just one second.”
– Lewis Carroll
Alice in Wonderland is befuddling many times, but sometimes it just makes so much sense…
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
— Albus Dumbledore,
The Philosopher’s Stone