I do not think he understands why, Harry, but then, he was in such a hurry to mutilate his own soul, he never paused to understand the incomparable power of a soul that is untarnished and whole. (from Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J.K. Rowling)
I’m not going to comment on this quote because I don’t want my true nerd to show. But I do love this quote. And this book. That’s all I’ll say.