"I enjoy talking to you. Your mind appeals to me. It resembles my own mind except that you happen to be insane."
"Love lasts about seven years. That’s how long it takes for the cells of the body to totally replace themselves."
"I don’t love studying. I hate studying. I like learning. Learning is beautiful."
"What horrifies me most is the idea of being useless: well-educated, brilliantly promising, and fading out into an indifferent middle age."