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“You can't betray yourself too often, or you become somebody else.”
“No one is more enslaved than a slave who doesn't think they're enslaved.”
“It is our moments of struggle, that define us.”
“Who are we? Are we simply what others want us to be? Are destined to a fate beyond our control? Or can we evolve? Become... something more?”
“I don't know how I'm going to live with myself if I don't stay true to what I believe.”
“- Tree Gelbman: You know, it's funny, you relive the same day over and over again, you kind of start to see who you really are. If my mom saw me now, and who I've become, I don't think she'd be very proud.
- Carter Davis: Don't say that.
- Tree Gelbman: It's true. I'm not a good person, Carter. Maybe it's karma, maybe I deserve it.”
“This is too deep for me.”
“I'm a Utopian anarchist — which means nothing. You know, the intellectuals take over and the government crumbles. I'm a less than convincing dilettante, much less an intellectual. I go to the store for a loaf of bread and come back with a quart of milk. So I act. To compensate for this indignity they put roses in the dressing room on the first...” (continue)(continue reading)
“I know who I am. I'm the dude playin' the dude, disguised as another dude!”
“You can't respect yourself if you're afraid to be who you are.”
“The only way you can know where the line is, is if you cross it.”
“- Kevin: Who is you, Chiron?
- Black: I'm me man. I ain't trying to be nothing else.”
“At some point, you gotta decide for yourself who you gonna be. Can't let nobody make that decision for you.”
“Fearlessly be yourself.”
“In my old life, I longed for someone to see what was special in me. You did, and for that, you'll always be in my heart. But what I really needed was for me to see it. And now I do.”
“You can't be something that you don't have within yourself.”
“I'm a passionate trade unionist.”
“I'm a pants salesman. I think I know how to act around people.”
“We are not defined by where we’re from, but by who we love.”
- Cheshire Cat: What do you call yourself?
- Alice: Alice.
- Cheshire Cat: "The" Alice?
- Alice: There's been some debate about that.
- Cheshire Cat: I never get involved in politics.
“I am not an elephant! I am not an animal! I am a human being! I am a man!”
“He was an average guy who could carry a tune.”
“Honestly, I think I've stretched a talent which is so thin it's almost transparent over quite an unbelievable term of years.”