• Sometimes my need to love hurts-- myself, my family, my cause. Is there a cure? Of course. But I refuse. Refuse to stop loving, to stop caring. To avoid those tears, that pain...To err on the side of passion is human and right and the only way I'll live.

    Jon Krakauer (2010). “Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman”, p.111, Atlantic Books Ltd