Endings Related Quotes
““Sometimes the one who is running from the Life/Death/Life nature insists on thinking of love as a boon only. Yet love in its fullest form is a series of deaths and rebirths. We let go of one phase, one aspect of love, and enter another. Passion dies and is brought back. Pain is chased away and surfaces another time. To love means to embrace and at the same time to withstand many endings, and many many beginnings- all in the same relationship.””
“He talked about it having a central spine with these little offshoots, I guess you'd call them nerve-endings, coming off it, ... These little other strands that he kept reiterating, in which every scene had to push that central spine.”
And in real life endings aren't always neat, whether they're happy endings, or whether they're sad endings.
“Beginnings are usually scary and endings are usually sad, but it’s the middle that counts. You have to remember this when you find yourself at the beginning.”
“You have a very good sense of endings. These are excellent. You're a very good writer.”
“A long screed about my experience, endings, I don't like them, no such thing. Not in my book. See I am a firm believer in long journeys. I can't stand endings.”
“I don't believe in happy endings, but I do believe in happy travels, because ultimately, you die at a very young age, or you live long enough to watch your friends die. It's a mean thing, life.”