It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.
So now do you see why books are hated and feared? They show the pores in the face of life. The comfortable people want only wax moon faces, poreless, hairless, expressionless.
I have hated words and I have loved them, and I hope I have made them right.
I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.
Hated I I Am Loved Rather
All this time I've hated myself for it. I thought I'd given it up for nothing. But if I hadn't fallen, I wouldn't have met you.
hush nora-gray patch Time
If all the world hated you and believed you wicked, while your own conscience approved of you and absolved you from guilt, you would not be without friends.