Izzie: “The two of you are like this closed circle. You can commit whatever crime you want, and in your little circle, it’s all fine.”
Cristina: “We are not a closed circle.”
“Today’s the day my life begins. All my life I’ve been just me. Just a smart mouth kid. Today I become a man. Today I become a husband. Today I become accountable to someone other than myself. Today I become accountable to you. To our future. To all the possibilities that a marriage has to offer. Together, no matter what happens, I’ll be ready. For anything. For everything. To take on life, to take on love. To take on possibility and responsibility. Today Izzie Stevens, our life together begins. And I for one can’t wait.”
- Alex Karev.
”You say, they have a choice. They can run away and hide from it or they can face it. You say, they need to be around the people who love them because it’s gonna be the toughest fight of their life and no one should have to do it alone. And then you give them the odds. And even though five percent survival rate is bad- it’s really bad- you say, you say—”
First, do no harm. Easier said than done. We can take all the oaths in the world, but the fact is… most of us do harm all the time. Sometimes, even when we’re trying to help, we do more harm than good. And then the guilt rears its ugly head. What you do with that guilt, is up to you.
We’re left with a choice… Either let the guilt throw you back into the behavior that got you into trouble in the first place, or… learn from the guilt, and do your best… to move on.
Knight in shining whatever