“The man who lies asleep will never waken fame, and his desire and all his life drift past him like a dream, and the traces of his memory fade from time like smoke in air, or ripples on a stream.” ~Virgil in ‘Dante’s Inferno’
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What makes a man a man? A friend of mine once wondered, is it his origins, the way he comes to life? I don't think so. It's the choices he makes, not how he starts things. But how he decides to end them... ~Myers in 'Hellboy'