“Move out of your comfort zone. You can only grow if you are willing to feel awkward and uncomfortable when you try something new.”
“I think a singular identity isn’t very interesting, and I’m a little bit more multifaceted as a person than that.”
“The broken hearted are the bravest among us—they dare to love.”
It’s in the nature of the human being to face challenges. … We’re required to do these things just as salmon swim upstream.
An intellectual is a man who says a simple thing in a difficult way; an artist is a man who says a difficult thing in a simple way.
The biggest challenge we face is shifting human consciousness, not saving the planet. Because the planet doesn’t need saving; we do.
We have the ability to achieve, if we master the necessary goodwill, a common global society.
A drop of ink may make a million think.
George Gordon Byron
“An uneasy conscience is a hair in the mouth.”
Mark Twain, Notebook
“If sleep is the apogee of physical relaxation, boredom is the apogee of mental relaxation. Boredom is the dream bird that hatches the egg of experience.”
Walter Benjamin, “The Storyteller”