This hauntingly beautiful quote was posted by Elizabeth, a fellow Russian studies classmate of Chris'. It is from Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky, one of Chris' favourite books by one of his favourite authors.
". . . his whole heart blazed up and turned towards some kind of light, and he wanted to live and live, to go on and on along some path, towards the new, beckoning light, and to hurry, hurry, right now, at once!"