" I want to write a novel about silence. The things people don’t say. "
" I was quiet, but I was not blind. "
" Having a soft heart in a cruel world is courage, not weakness. "
" The Earth is 4.6 billion years old. Scaling to 46 years, humans have been here 4 hours, the industrial revolution began 1 minute ago, and in that time we’ve destroyed more than half the world’s forests. "
" I care too much, that’s how I get hurt. "