Nostalgia is a dirty liar that insists things were better than they seemed.

Michelle K., I Can’t Stop Questioning It.
One of the first signs of the beginning of understanding is the wish to die.

Franz Kafka, Blue Octavo Notebooks

sorry kids you’re either going to have to get a job or go to uni
oh but uni’s probably going to cost you more so you’ll need to do both
also we don’t have enough jobs for you

Don’t mistake my kindness for weakness. I’ll choke you with the same hand I fed you with.