'courtesy came calling with her best friend common sense, unaware that malice and manipulation had taken up residence. caring came to the crime scene, but bloodlust beat them back so apathy could laugh with his compadres and anger could attack.'
'it's because we are so trapped in our culture, in the being of being human on this planet with the brains we have, and the same two arms and the same two legs everybody has. we're so trapped that any way we could imagine to escape would be just part of the trap.' invisible monsters, chuck palahniuk