waves crash along the battered, lonely lighthouse
soldier on, soldier on
keep your heart close to the ground
Ignoring fame was my rebellion, in a funny way. I was insistent on being normal and doing normal things. It probably wasn’t advisable to go to college in America and room with a complete stranger. And it probably wasn’t wise to share a bathroom with eight other people in a coed dorm. Looking back, that was crazy.
Les Misérables, Victor Hugo
Vol 5, Book 9
if u cant handle me at my worst then i completely understand bc i cant either
It is a curious thing, but perhaps those who are best suited to power are those who have never sought it.