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.

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..
Takamachi Nanoha, Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha A's The Comics and The Movie 2nd

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, talking about Kiritsugu