"There is nowhere to go but everywhere. So we just kept rolling under the stars."

Jack Kerouac, On the Road

"I am tired of trying to hold things together that cannot be held. Trying to control what cannot be controlled. I am tired of denying myself what I want for fear of breaking things I cannot fix. They will break no matter what we do.”

Erin Morgenstern, The Night Circus

“Life would happen to him, and he would have to try to answer it, just like the rest of them all.”

Hanya Yanagihara, A Little Life