Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
Charles Dickens, David Copperfield (1850)
The past is a foreign country; they do things differently there.
L. P. Hartley, The Go-Between (1953)
Remember that what you believe will depend very much on what you are.
We don´t see things as they are,
We see things as we are.