“Queer is just a word. Like orange. I know who you are. There’s no one word for that." 
“We sat there sitting and smoking. Everything was shitty and confusing. Robby felt terrible." 
“It’s good to have a cigarette with your best friend" 
“The book would be as big as the universe, and it would take multiple countless lifetimes to read. History necessarily had to be an abbreviation.” 
“You could never get everything in a book. Good book are always about everything."