For never was a story of more woe than this of Juliet and her Romeo.
It would cost you a groaning to take off my edge.
I have brought you a hero’s fate, and a hero’s fate is never happy. It is never anything but tragic.
A person’s tragedy does not make up their entire life. A story carves deep grooves into our brains each time we tell it. But we aren’t one story. We can change our stories. We can write our own.
Eros und Ananke sind auch die Eltern der menschlichen Kultur geworden.
Love is fate that ends in tragedy.
Life always begins with triumph but tends to end with tragedy.
When something is tragic you never really forget it.
If we were entirely sane, if madness did not have a serious grip on one side of us, other people’s tragedies would hold a great deal less interest for us.
For maybe the first time he could remember, he was very seriously thinking about how to best kill someone he’d never even seen.