The only truths worth arguing about are those truths that could prevent or lead to circumstances that may bite us in the rear sooner or later.
To conquer the dangers of giving up, do what your passion moves you to do.
But silence continued in the layers of the earth, and this density that I could feel at my shoulders continued harmonious, sustained, unaltered through eternity. I lay there pondering my situation, lost in the desert, and in danger, naked between sky and sand and stars, withdrawn by too much silence from the poles of my life.
It is dangerous to exist in the world. To exist is to be threatened. We must live with threats.
Mackenzie flinched. Struggling to breathe, she stood up and walked over to the table.
The more hidden the venom, the more dangerous it is.
When a man’s neck’s in danger, he doesn’t stop to think too much about
Your shadow is bought and paid for, and your death will not remit that payment. You can go shadowless into the shadowless world, and your death will only be one last dark thing on my long dark road. It will hurt me but I do not care. It is all but over.
She wants another spin on the wheel of fortune? This was always my problem with her: I could never tell the difference between the feeling of love and the feeling of danger.
Not all poison was bitter. Some of the deadliest poisons in the world tasted sweet; they were that much more dangerous because of it.