One learns of the pains of others by suffering one's own pain, by turning inside oneself, by finding one's own soul. And it is important to know of pain. It destroys our self pride, our arrogance, our indifference towards others. -- Chaim Potok, The Chosen
Sometimes I think I should have been an English major. I love literature, I love enticing descriptions that stir the imagination, but most of all, I love a beautifully articulated, profound thought.