--Cormac McCarthy, The Road
Do they sense it, these dead writers, when their books are read? Does a pinprick of light appear in their darkness? Is their soul stirred by the feather touch of another mind reading theirs? I do hope so.
--Dianne Setterfield, The Thirteenth Tale
Do not tell secrets to those whose faith and silence you have not already tested.
--Kate Atkinson, Life After Life