There are darknesses in life, and there are lights; you are one of the lights.
― Bram Stoker, Dracula
Charlie Brown: I think there must be something wrong with me, Linus. Christmas is coming, but I’m not happy. I don’t feel the way I’m supposed to feel.
Charlie Brown: I just don’t understand Christmas, I guess. I like getting presents and sending Christmas cards and decorating trees and all that, but I’m still not happy. I always end up feeling depressed.
Linus Van Pelt: Charlie Brown, you’re the only person I know who can take a wonderful season like Christmas and turn it into a problem. Maybe Lucy’s right. Of all the Charlie Browns in the world, you’re the Charlie Browniest.
– A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965) (watch the clip)
Bob Harris: The more you know who you are and what you want, the less you let things upset you.
– Lost in Translation (2003)
Unable to drain its own sickness, the building continued to rot from within.
Trapped in a downward spiral within a house of ruin.