It’s disappointing when I realize that large swaths of green on a map are actually a golf course and not a giant park.
It’s hard not to feel as though we are at a turning point in history right now.
“There are two kinds of pain. The sort of pain that makes you strong, or useless pain: the sort of pain that’s only suffering.”
“House of Cards”
“The truth is, unless you let go, unless you forgive yourself, unless you forgive the situation, unless you realize that the situation is over, you cannot move forward.”
“Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience”
“Make interesting mistakes.”
“Happiness, in fact, is a condition that must be prepared for, cultivated, and defended privately by each person. People who learn to control inner experience will be able to determine the quality of their lives, which is as close as any of us can come to being happy.”
“How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.”
Maybe “learning disabilities” are actually institutional disabilities.
“I try to live my eulogy today. If you want people to say nice things about you at your funeral you need to be living that way now.”