MARGARET: (Emotionally) But in reason! Haven’t you done as much as God can reasonably want?
MORE: Well . . . finally . . . it isn’t a matter of reason; finally it’s a matter of love.
A Man For All Seasons di Robert Bolt
“Black and White. Moving. Changing shape… but no mixing.
Very, very Beautiful.”
Rorschach, da: Watchmen, scrittore Alan Moore, illustratore Dave Gibbons.
Dovremmo indossare armature per proteggere, non per proteggerci.
“I understand that fear is my friend, but not always. Never turn your back on Fear. It should always be in front of you, like a thing that might have to be killed. My father taught me that, along with a few other things that have kept my life interesting.”
Hunter S. Thompson, Kingdom of Fear: Loathsome Secrets of a Star-Crossed Child in the Final Days of the American Century
“I am like a burglar that can’t get away, but must go on miserably burgling the same house day after day,” he thought. “This is the dreariest and dullest part of all this wretched, tiresome, uncomfortable adventure! I wish I was back in my hobbit-hole by my own warm fireside with the lamp shining!” He often wished, too, that he could get a message for help sent to the wizard, but that of course was quite impossible; and soon he realised that if anything was to be done, it would have to be done by Mr Baggins, alone and unaided.
Bilbo Baggins da The Hobbit, John Ronald Reuel Tolkien