• Wisdom will never let us stand with any man on an unfriendly footing. We refuse sympathy and intimacy with people, as if we waited for some better sympathy or intimacy to come. But whence and when: Tomorrow will be like today. Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson (2015). “Emerson's Essays: Top Essays”, p.131, 谷月社