The moon was a sharply defined crescent and the sky was perfectly clear. The stars shone with such fierce, contained brilliance that it seemed absurd to call the night dark.
("Life of Pi")
More Quotes from Yann Martel:I've never forgotten him. Dare I say I miss him? I do. I miss him. I still see him in my dreams. They are nightmares mostly, but nightmares tinged with love. Such is the strangeness of the human heart. I still cannot understand how he could abandon me so unceremoniously, without any sort of goodbye, without looking back even once. The pain is like an axe that chops my heart.
Misery loves company, and madness calls it forth.
I turned around, stepped over the Zebra and threw myself overboard.
Socially inferior animals are the ones that make the most strenuous, resourceful efforts to get to know their keepers. They prove to be the ones most faithful to them…it is a fact commonly known in the trade.
It was as unbelievable as the moon catching fire.
The main battlefield of good is not the open ground of the publis arena, but the small clearing of each heart.
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