"If you show me you don’t give a fuck, I’ll show you that I’m better at it"
"I like it when you show that you care. That’s all I ever needed from you."
"I wouldn’t necessarily mind people not knowing I’m gay, but I don’t like being thought of as straight — in the same way that I don’t mind people not knowing I’m a writer, but it would be awkward if they assumed I was an extreme skateboarder, because that’s so far removed from the reality of my life. But there is no blank slate where orientation is concerned; we are straight until proven otherwise. And if you’ve never seen how dramatically a conversation can be derailed by a casual admission of homosexuality, let me tell you, it gets awkward."
"This is for the times you went through hell so someone else wouldn’t have to."