â€˜I cannot but conclude that the Bulk of your Natives, to be the most pernicious Race of little odious Vermin that Nature ever suffered to crawl upon the Surface of the Earth.â€™
‘A wife should be always a reasonable and agreeable companion, because she cannot always be young.’
â€˜Prove yourself brave, truthful, and unselfish . . .
and someday, you will be a real boy.â€™
‘I am not complete.’
‘The years spent in isolation have not equipped him with the tools necessary to judge right from wrong. He’s had no context. He’s been completely without guidance. It seems clear that his awareness of what we call reality is radically underdeveloped.’
â€˜That was the single most thrilling experience of my entire life.â€™