Some damage is too severe, some harm endures. And what you have to do is accept it. And by accept it i mean, dont be the paralyzed person in the bed who is waiting to walk again. Realize, its never gonna happen. And find some other way to get around swing from a vine, get a mad max wheelchair. Anything butwait.
If to break loose from the bounds of reason, and to want that restraint of examination and judgment which keeps us from choosing or doing the worst, be liberty, true liberty, madmen and fools are the only freemen: but yet, i think, nobody would choose to be mad for the sake of such liberty, but he that is mad already.
Because a fact seems strange to you, you conclude that it is not one. ... All science, however, commences by being strange. Science is successive. It goes from one wonder to another. It mounts by a ladder. The science of to-day would seem extravagant to the science of a former time. Ptolemy would believe newton mad.