And it would show me, once again, that one opportunity leads directly to another, just as risk leads to more risk, life to more life, and death to more death.
“It’s a lot easier, she realised, to be on the verge of something than to actually be it. This would still take time.” (Markus Zusak, The Book Thief)
“I’ve seen so many young men over the years who think they’re running at other young men.
They are not.
They’re running at me.”