Kurt Vonnegut: Be soft. Do not let the world make you hard. Do not let the pain make you hate. Do not let the bitterness steal your sweetness. Take pride that even though the rest of the world may disagree, you still believe it to be a beautiful place.
“Courage does not always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, 'I will try again tomorrow.” ― Mary Anne Radmacher ["never let a bad day be enough to go and talk you into giving up.
"So, what if, instead of thinking about solving your whole life, you just think about adding additional good things. One at a time. Just let your pile of good things grow.oh how i love rainbow rowell-em
"A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart, and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words." --- So true. I really do appreciate some of my friends who sang my song back for me.
“Don’t do something permanently stupid just because you’re temporarily upset” On the list of “things I need to tattoo on my face backwards, so I see them every time I look in the mirror” and this may have to go on a t-shirt, as well.