No matter how much you think you love somebody, you’ll step back when the pool of their blood edges up too close.
No matter how careful you are, there’s going to be the sense you missed something, the collapsed feeling under your skin that you didn’t experience it all. There’s that fallen heart feeling that you rushed right through the moments where you should’ve been paying attention. Well, get used to that feeling. That’s how your whole life will feel some day. This is all practice.
Hysteria is impossible without an audience. Panicking by yourself is the same as laughing alone in an empty room. You feel really silly.
Game shows are designed to make us feel better about the random, useless facts that are all we have left of our education.
Don’t do what you want. Do what you don’t want. Do what you’re trained not to want. Do the things that scare you the most.