--Betty Smith, A Tree Grows In Brooklyn
I stopped believing there was a power of good and a power of evil that were outside us. And I came to believe that good and evil are names for what people do, not for what they are.
--Philip Pullman, The Amber Spyglass
Just because you can read, write and do a little math, doesn't mean that you're entitled to conquer the universe.
--Kurt Vonnegut, Hocus Pocus
The seeker embarks on a journey to find what he wants and discovers, along the way, what he needs.
--Wally Lamb, The Hour I First Believed
I'll be damned if death wears my sadness as glad rags.
--Ray Bradbury, Something Wicked This Way Comes