Quotes / Tragic Dream

Kim: You have absolutely no chance with her, you know? She is married and has a child.
Devon: So? Dude, fifty percent of marriages fail, and I'm a patient man.
Kim: No. You are a sad man.
Devon: Ha. That ain't gonna dissuade me. My delusional view of the world is what allows me to function like a normal person.

Phillipe, Phillipe, Phillipe. The saddest thing is a retarded man who is crying and promising a broken egg that it will still be a chicken someday, and that they'll play together in a field when it gets better.

It was probably a really small wish. A wish that could not be realized. And the days left in our hands. However much we may cry, the past will not come back..

But why! I just wanted to understand this world's knowledge! I wanted to experience it! Free! I just wanted to be free! Free to know...
Father, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

"I only want to be free."
Dragon, Worm

And still I dream he'll come to me
And we will live the years together
But there are dreams that cannot be
And there are storms we cannot weather
I had a dream my life would be
So different from this hell I'm living
So different now from what it seems
Now life has killed the dream I dreamed.
Fantine, Les MisÚrables

Let us tell the story of a certain man.The tale of a man who, more than anyone else, believed in his ideals, and was driven to despair by them.
The opening Narration of Fate/Zero, about Kiritsugu Emiya

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