Coming home from very lonely places, all of us go a little mad: whether from great personal success, or just an all-night drive, we are the sole survivors of a world no one else has ever seen. – John le Carre
Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future. – Oscar Wilde
Rock bottom is good solid ground, and a dead end street is just a place to turn around.
Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves. – Henry David Thoreau
A writer is someone who can make a riddle out of an answer.
A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous. – Ingrid Bergman
I’m a firm believer that sometimes its right to do the wrong thing.
Reading written words is the closest you’ll ever come to truly knowing someone’s deepest inner thoughts.
I like her because she smiles at me and means it.
Sometimes murder victims are not very likable people. Sometimes the murderer is just doing what all the rest of us were thinking. – Dr. Brown
I’m nothing but a lone wolf, misunderstood and labeled to be dangerous.
Boxing is the ultimate challenge. There’s nothing that can compare to testing yourself the way you do every time you step in the ring. – Sugar Ray Leonard
Too bad that all the people who know how to run the country are busy driving taxicabs and cutting hair.
Damaged people are dangerous. They know they can survive. –Josephine Hart, Damage
Maybe one day it will be okay again. That’s all I want. I don’t care what it takes. I just want to be okay again.
In the night of the soul, it is always three o’clock in the morning, day after day. -F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Crack-Up
I hate what I have become to escape what I hated being.
Unlike any other sport, the objective in boxing is chillingly simple: One man purposefully endeavors to inflict bodily harm on another man. -Howard Cosell
The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still retain the ability to function. One should, for example, be able to see that things are hopeless and yet be determined to make them otherwise. -F. Scott Fitzgerald
The creative person is both; more primitive and more cultivated, more destructive, a lot madder and a lot saner, than the average person.
Thinking is the greatest torture in the world for most people.
When you can’t remember why you’re hurt, that’s when you’re healed.
Why inflict pain on oneself, when so many others are ready to save us the trouble? – George Pacaud
There are some situations from which one can only escape by acting like a devil or a lunatic. – George Orwell
Life is a stage and we are all actors upon it, entering and exiting on a script yet to be written.
The world’s a roller coaster and I am not strapped in.
Son, your life’s an open book don’t close it before it’s done. – Metallica, Mama Said
And I find it kind of funny, I find it kind of sad. The dreams in which I’m dying are the best I’ve ever had. – Tears For Fears, Mad World
But I’m near the end and I ain’t got the time and I’m wasted, and I can’t find my way home. – Blind Faith , Can’t Find My Way Home
Don’t waste your time on me, you’re already a voice inside my head – Blink 182, I Miss You
I wrote it on cheerful yellow paper. It wouldn’t have softened the blow any. It’s not dated, it’s not timed. That’s so unlike me. “I really hate to do this to you, I’m so sorry.”
I wish I could exchange my heart for another liver that way I could drink more and care less.
Feelings don’t die easily because we keep feeding them with memories. That’s what makes it so hard to move on.
My dad used to tell me that the first time you fall in love, it changes your life forever, and no matter how hard you try, the feelin’ never goes away. This girl I’m always telling you about was my first love. And no matter what I do, she’ll stay with me forever.
Sometimes the only thing that people see is what you did. When in fact, they should be looking at why you did it.