– No cry of torment can be greater than the cry of one man. Or again, no torment can be greater than what a single human being may suffer. A man is capable of infinite torment therefore, and so too he can stand in need of infinite help. The whole planet can suffer no greater torment than a single soul.
– I have extracted, possibly, a couple of hundred porcupine quills from the man-eating tigers I have shot. Many of these quills have been over nine inches in length and as thick as pencils. The majority was embedded in hard muscles, a few were wedged firmly between bones, and all were broken off short under the skin.
La plus triste des maladies de ceux qui ont souffert est la croyance d’être les seuls à l’avoir fait. Comme ils souffriront encore avant qu’elle ne se dissipe ! Comme ils feront encore souffrir !