Personally, it has taken me 47 years to stop calling people who are mean to you 'in love' with you. It took a long time because I think that as little girls we are conditioned to believe that cruelty and love somehow have a connection and that is like the sort of era that we need to evolve out of.
Nobody has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold.
- Zelda Fitzgerald
I am not a product of my circumstance. I am a product of my decisions.
- Stephen Covey
Drink your tea slowly and reverently, as if it is the axis on which the earth revolves.
- Thich Nhat Hanh
Everyone is a moon, and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody.
- Mark Twain
A feminist is anyone who recognizes the equality and full humanity of women and men.
As you move through this life and this world you change things slightly, you leave marks behind, however small. And in return, life - and travel - leaves marks on you. Most of the time, those marks - on your body or on your heart - are beautiful. Often, though, they hurt.
~ Anthony Bourdain June 25th, 1956 - June 8th, 2018
She's mad, but she's magic. There's no lie in her fire.
Remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see and wonder about what makes the Universe exist. Be curious. And however difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.
One of the most basic factors in sports is that winning becomes a habit, and loosing is the same way. When failure starts to feel normal in your life or your work or even your darkest vices, you won't have to go looking for trouble, because trouble will find you.