To be nobody but myself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make me everybody else -- means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and never stop fighting.
~ e.e. cummings
"If only there could be an invention,” I said impulsively, “that bottled up a memory, like a scent. And it never faded, and it never got stale. And then, when one wanted it, the bottle could be uncorked, and it would be like living the moment all over again."