"It is not our differences that divide us. It is our inability to recognize, accept, and celebrate those differences."
"That’s the thing about depression: A human being can survive almost anything, as long as she sees the end in sight. But depression is so insidious, and it compounds daily, that it’s impossible to ever see the end. The fog is like a cage without a key."
"It is, at the most basic level, a bundle of contradictions: a desire for power that strips you of all power. A gesture of strength that divests you of all strength."
Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia, Marya Hornbacher