One day it just clicks. You realize what’s truly important to you. You care less about what other people think of you. You acknowledge and appreciate how far you’ve come. And you smile.
Intelligent individuals learn from every thing and every one; average people, from their experiences. The stupid already have all the answers.
Find something you’re passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it.
Pray to God, but row away from the rocks.
Hunter S. Thompson
If I’ve learned one lesson from all that’s happened to me, it’s that there is no such thing as the biggest mistake of your existence. There’s no such thing as ruining your life. Life’s a pretty resilient thing, it turns out.
When you take risks you learn that there will be times when you succeed and there will be times when you fail, and both are equally important.
“The Chinese use two brush strokes to write the word ‘crisis.’ One brush stroke stands for danger; the other for opportunity. In a crisis, be aware of the danger–but recognize the opportunity.
John F. Kennedy