You won’t allow me to go to school.
I won’t become a doctor.
One day you will be sick."
— Poem written by an 11 year old Afghan girl
War is organised murder, and nothing else"
— Harry Patch aged 111. Britain’s last First World War veteran, 1898-2009
There is no shame in being hungry for another person. There is no shame in wanting very much to share your life with somebody."
— Augusten Burroughs