"Just because you’re offended, that doesn’t make you right…"
"No one in my family, not one of my friends or classmates realized that I was going through life asleep.
It was literally true: I was going through life asleep. My body had no more feeling than a drowned corpse. My very existence, my life in the world, seemed like a hallucination. A strong wind would make me think my body was about to be blown to the end of the earth, to some land I had never seen or heard of, where my mind and body would separate forever. ‘Hold tight,’ I would tell myself, but there was nothing for me to hold on to."
"‘Am I weird?’
‘Yeah. But so what? Everybody’s weird.’"
"Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don’t."
"Ask yourself if what you’re doing today is getting you closer to where you want to be tomorrow."