Evan Peters as Pietro Maximoff/Quicksilver in X-Men: Days of Future Past
"It is important to maintain your equanimity. You cannot let yourself get too ‘up’ or too ‘down’ based on your circumstances."
“Too ‘down’ I understand. But why not too ‘up?’”
“Because the higher your mountains are, the deeper your valleys will seem. You should not react to the world. You should respond, but not react. A response is an action based on logic. A reaction is an emotional state. Your reaction will not change the world. Your reaction only changes you. Your response will change the world.”
He wasn’t what you thought evil would be.
He was smiling and good-looking;
So you trusted, and then he destroyed.
And no one ever knew it was coming.